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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.
  • Saturday Storytime Due to weather, Saturday Storytime has been rescheduled for Saturday, Jan. 14, at 11 a.m.
    Posted Jan 9, 2017, 6:37 AM by NF Programmer
  • Library Town Tribune Column Jan. 12 Holiday Closing    The library will be closed on Sunday, January 15 and Monday, January 16 in observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday.  Please bear this in mind when planning a trip to the library. Charter Oak Book Award     The Consolidated School PTO has donated the books that are under consideration for the Charter Oak Book Award.  Each book will be released for viewing in the library as announced in school.  Until the children vote for their favorite book at the end of the school year, these books will remain non-circulating so that they will be available at the Children’s Library for all to read. Once the program has been completed through the school, all the nominated ...
    Posted Jan 8, 2017, 11:05 AM by NF Library
  • Library Column 01-05-2017 January Programs for Adults    Friday Night Crafting Club, Fridays, 6-8 pm.  Bring a craft project to the library and talk with other crafters.  No registration is required. This group meets in the lower level of the library.  Call 312.5682 for more information.      Got an iPhone for the holidays?  Now What? – Weds., January 18, 1:30 pm.  Do you know the basics of your iPhone but want to learn about applications (apps) that can help you stay healthy, travel smarter, be entertained and make the technology work for you and your active lifestyle?  Dawn DeCosta of Tech Savvy will be your guide to help embrace the next level of learning and will guide you in customizing your iPhone.  This ...
    Posted Jan 3, 2017, 6:57 AM by NF Library
  • What's new in our Catalog? New books, DVDs, e-audio and more
    Posted Jan 4, 2017, 10:21 AM by NF Library
  • SURVIVAL MINECRAFT ( 4th-6th-grade) Hosted in conjunction with Computer Explorers/Tech Stars Co. and NF Parks and Recreation.Are you a builder, crafter, miner or farmer? Working in pairs, students will learn comprehensive features Minecraft PC offers. They will participate in teamwork and collaboration while playing with other students on a teacher monitored closed server. Jan 18, 25, Feb 1,8,15, 3:45-5 PM. Please call Parks and Rec. directly with any inquiries regarding registration and fees. (203) 312-5633.
    Posted Dec 15, 2016, 8:24 AM by NF Programmer
  • Lego Robotics LEGO ROBOTICS  . ( 1st-3rd- grade) This class introduces young children to the world of construction and computer programming. Building with colorful Lego bricks, electric motors and sensors, the robots will be brought to life in a simple drop and drag computer programming environment. Jan 23, 30, Feb 6, 13, 27, 3:45-5 PM. This program is presented Parks and Rec.Please contact Parks and Rec for all inquires regarding registration and fees. (203) 312-5633.
    Posted Dec 15, 2016, 8:21 AM by NF Programmer
  • I Got This New iPhone -- Now What? Do you know the basics of your iPhone, but want to learn about applications (Apps) that can help you stay healthy, travel smarter, be entertained and make the technology work for you and your active lifestyle?  Dawn DeCosta of Tech Savvy will be your guide to help embrace the next level of learning and will guide your to customize your iPhone. This program will take place Wednesday, Jan. 18, at 1:30 p.m. in the Community Room. Please bring your fully charged iPhone and your Apple id and password. Space is limited, and registration is required. Call (203)312-5682 to register.
    Posted Dec 15, 2016, 6:10 AM by NF Programmer
  • IRS Get Ready taxpayer help campaign See www.irs.gov/getready for steps you can take in December regarding changes that could affect your ability to timely file your taxes and get your refunds as soon as possible.
    Posted Dec 13, 2016, 8:43 AM by NF Library
  • Scratch Programming Scratch was developed by MIT and is a perfect way to learn important fundamentals of programming that are important for all programming languages.  No typing skills are needed.  While creating simple video games, students will learn about statements, loops, variables, basic principles of game design and understand what thinking like a coder is  really about.  Scratch is not just for beginners but is very useful for creating animations for school projects through high school and learning advanced concepts in engineering. Students should come with an existing Scratch account or an email address that can be used to create the account.  While Scratch can be used on tablets, laptops and a mouse are required for this class.  Classes are Saturdays Jan ...
    Posted Jan 5, 2017, 5:20 AM by NF Programmer
  • Upcoming Programs Friday Night Crafting Club, Fridays, 6-8 pm.  Bring a craft project to the library and talk with other crafters.  No registration is required. This group meets in the lower level of the library.  Call 312.5682 for more information.       
    Posted Dec 13, 2016, 9:01 AM by NF Library
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Sunday: 1 - 4 (Oct - April)
Mon & Wed: 10 - 8
Tues, Thur, Sat: 10 - 5
Fri: 1 - 8

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The New Fairfield Library seeks to serve the community as a source of information, education, recreation, and enjoyment by assisting individuals and groups in their daily activities and development and by being a center for business, social, cultural and recreational development.