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.
  • Drop-in Storytime Cancelled
    Posted Dec 14, 2017, 7:15 AM by NF Programmer
  • Town Tribune Library Column -- Dec. 14, 2017 Holiday Closings    The Library will be closed Sunday, December 24th, Monday, December 25th, Tuesday, December 26th, Sunday, December 31st, and Monday, January 1st.  Please take these dates into consideration when planning any library visits or phone calls.  Happy Holidays! Sick Children    ‘Tis the season -- for children to get colds, strep throat, bronchitis, etc.  Being that we are conveniently located to doctors’ offices in the center of town, we tend to see many sick children before and after their doctor visit, while waiting for their prescriptions to be filled, or when “picking up” something to keep them occupied while home sick.  Germs are rampant and rapidly spread throughout the library and to the staff.  Please, parents ...
    Posted Dec 12, 2017, 10:18 AM by NF Library
  • Town Tribune Library Column -- December 7, 2017 AudioBooks/Playaways    Over the river and through the woods can be a long and tedious journey without something to occupy everyone in the car over the upcoming holidays.  Hanukkah runs from December 12th-20th and then the Christmas holidays follow after that.  Why not consider listening to books while on your trip?  The Library has a wide variety of titles from which to choose in both departments.  Stop by and pick up something that will make that journey a little less painful and filled with interesting stories sure to generate some discussion. Gingerbread House    If you didn’t come to the Library the weekend when Santa was visiting, come to the Children’s Library and visit the life ...
    Posted Dec 3, 2017, 11:30 AM by NF Library
  • Cookie Walk -- Dec. 9 at 10am  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.
    Posted Dec 1, 2017, 10:56 AM by NF Library
  • Town Tribune Library Column -- November 30, 2017 Toys for Tots    The Library has two drop off boxes located in the Adult and Children’s departments for Toys for Tots donations.   The boxes will be here until December 18.  All donations will be greatly appreciated. Giving Tree    Help decorate the Library’s Giving Tree with new mittens, hats, gloves and scarves.  All items collected will be donated to New Fairfield Social Services.  This program continues until December 15th.    Elf on the Shelf, December 1-December 22nd.  Come find the elf on our shelves!  Visit the Children’s Library between Dec. 1st and Dec. 22nd and see if you can find where our elf, Elliot, is hiding.  When checking out your books, whisper to a staff ...
    Posted Nov 26, 2017, 10:12 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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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.