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  • Welcome to the New Fairfield Library

    Your library card allows you to check out books, magazines, DVDs, Blu-rays, music CDs, ebooks and eaudiobooks, books on CD, Playaway devices and large print books. You can access Online Resources such as Consumer Reports and legal music downloads. Visit the library for children's and adult programs, newspapers, reference help, or local history information. Other services include color and B&W copiers, scanners, FAX machine, interlibrary loan services and Internet workstations. From home, you can access the catalog, your account and multiple databases. Cardholders have statewide privileges allowing you to borrow materials from any public library and return them at any public library.
  • More Stories Please is cancelled today, Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018 In keeping with the Library's inclement weather policy, when school is cancelled, all Children's Programs are also cancelled for the day, even if the Library is open.
    Posted Jan 17, 2018, 6:50 AM by NF Programmer
  • Late snow opening 11:00 am for Library and Town Offices Jan. 17
    Posted Jan 17, 2018, 4:06 AM by NF Library
  • Genealogy Canceled for Jan. 17th.
    Posted Jan 16, 2018, 6:51 AM by NF Library
  • Town Tribune Library Column -- Jan. 18, 2018 New Fairfield Free Public Library Survey    The New Fairfield Library would like to know how we can SERVE YOU BETTER!  Please take a few minutes to answer our short Survey about library programs and services, and let us know how we are doing and what services and programs you would like to see. Responses will be collected until Feb. 14, 2018.  Please know that some things are not within our power to change, but wherever we can make improvements or changes, we will. To access the survey, copy and paste the link into your browser,, or find the survey on the Library’s Website.  Adult Programs    Friday Night Crafting Club, 6 ...
    Posted Jan 12, 2018, 10:52 AM by NF Library
  • SURVEY: Library Programs and Services   SURVEY :Library Programs and Services
    Posted Jan 12, 2018, 4:01 PM by NF Director
  • New eBooks from Freading Hundreds of new titles, all available...all the time. See the list. Anyone with a valid New Fairfield Library card may sign up at the Library to access these from anywhere. Thousands more are available too.
    Posted Jan 8, 2018, 11:28 AM by NF Library
  • Town Tribune Library Column -- Jan. 11, 2018 Holiday Closing    The Library will be closed on Sunday, January 14 and Monday, January 15 in observance of the Martin Luther King holiday.  Please bear these dates in mind when planning to come to the library or phoning to conduct any business related to your account.  Thank you. It’s Cold Outside    Be prepared! With winter advisory closings happening now that we are in full-fledged freezing winter weather, stop by and pick up some movies, books, magazines, audio books, video games and even the XBOX 360 unit to borrow.  With an up-to-date library card, online books may be easily downloaded so that you can relax on the couch with a nice hot chocolate!  Call 312-5679 or ...
    Posted Jan 7, 2018, 12:46 PM by NF Library
  • Town Tribune Library Column -- Jan. 4, 2018 January 4, 2018 Town Tribune Library Column  Adult Programs    Friday Night Crafting Club, 6-8 pm.  Bring your project to the Library and take some time for yourself with fellow crafters.  This informal group meets in the Library’s lower level and requires no registration.    The Scoop on Fad Diets, Friday, January 5, 6 pm, Community Room.  Have you heard about the latest fad diet? Well, it may not be as good as it sounds.  Dietetic interns, Nicole and Ellie, will be discussing popular fad diets and whether or not they are healthy for you.  Some of the diets that will be discussed are the low carbohydrate diet, gluten free diet, and detox diets.  Registration opened Dec. 21.    Be a ...
    Posted Jan 2, 2018, 6:42 AM by NF Library
  • Library open Sundays The Library is back to being open on most Sundays from 1-4 pm.  CALL FIRST, 203-312-5679, or check the website calendar! These hours will continue through April, 2018.  Please take the opportunity to stop by and pick up some movies, magazines, books, audio books, etc.  Our printers, copiers and fax machine are available for your use as well.  Call 312.5679 or 312.5682 for more information.
    Posted Jan 7, 2018, 12:51 PM by NF Library
  • 522 new Freading ebooks 10-11-2017 see the list
    Posted Oct 11, 2017, 11:09 AM by NF Library
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