News and Events

  • 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.
  • Upcoming Programs 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.  Friends of the Library Cookie Walk, Saturday, Dec. 9, 10 am until the cookies are gone!  The Friends of the Library will be holding their annual Cookie Walk in the Library’s Community Room.  Take a walk around the room and make your selections from the home-baked cookies on display.  All proceeds will benefit the Library. Programs for Children    First Saturday Storytime, December 2, 11-11:30 am, Program Room.  Children of all ages are invited to join kindergarten teacher, Ms ...
    Posted Nov 19, 2017, 10:45 AM by NF Library
  • Library holiday information Early Closing day before Thanksgiving    The Library will close at 5 pm instead of 8 pm on Wednesday, November 22.  Please bear this in mind when planning to pick up any items for the holiday weekend.  Normal hours will resume on Friday (1-8 pm) and throughout the weekend, Saturday (10 am -5pm) and Sunday (1-4 pm).  Happy Thanksgiving! SANTA COMES TO THE LIBRARY!        Take the opportunity to meet Santa on Saturday, November 25 from 12:30-3:30 pm.  Santa at the Library is all part of the afternoon’s pre-tree lighting festivities.  Give the North Pole a call, chat with Mrs. Claus and, of course, visit with Santa!  Children may also visit the Children’s Library ...
    Posted Nov 19, 2017, 10:30 AM by NF Library
  • Town Tribune Library Column -- Nov. 16, 2017 Toys for Tots    The Library has two drop off boxes located in the Adult and Children’s departments for Toys for Tots donations.  All donations will be greatly appreciated. Giving Tree    Come and decorate the Library’s Giving Tree with new or unused mittens, hats, gloves and scarves.  All items collected will be donated to New Fairfield Social Services.  This program runs until December 15th. Children’s Table     The Library has a wooden rectangular children’s table measuring 30 by 60 inches with six chairs available for free.  The Friends of the Library purchased new furniture for us and we don’t have the room to house this set as well.  For more information or to see the set ...
    Posted Nov 13, 2017, 12:18 PM by NF Library
  • Free tables and chairs available to residents Nov. 6, 2017 Free to any New Fairfield resident: Call Library 203-312-5679  Round table (oak w. laminate top) 48” diameter, 25” high with 4 chairs 15” high Rectangular table 3’ X 6’ (oak with laminate) 25” high with 6 chairs 15“ high Chairs are child height but seats are wide and strong enough for adults.   See picture.
    Posted Nov 7, 2017, 6:39 AM by NF Library
  • Library open Sundays The Library is back to being open on most Sundays from 1-4 pm.  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 Oct 23, 2017, 9:12 AM by NF Library
  • 522 new Freading ebooks 10-11-2017 see the list
    Posted Oct 11, 2017, 11:09 AM by NF Library
  • What's new in our catalog? New books, audiobooks, DVDs and more.
    Posted Aug 22, 2017, 6:54 AM by NF Library
  • ebooks from Freading Do you want to see 87,000+ titles available as ebooks from Freading with your New Fairfield Library card? They are all available...all the time. Come in the Library and we'll sign you up. 
    Posted Oct 11, 2017, 11:43 AM by NF Library
  • New Non-fiction books (past 6 months) New Non-fiction book list
    Posted Mar 8, 2017, 7:59 AM by NF Library
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Mon & Wed: 10 - 8
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Fri: 1 - 8


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(203) 312-5679
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(203) 312-5682




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.