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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.
  • Library Closed The library will be closed on Sunday,  January 20th and Monday, January 21st in observation of Martin Luther King Jr. holiday .
    Posted Jan 17, 2019, 12:21 PM by NF Director
  • Town Tribune Library Column -- January 17, 2019 Derx Foundation     New Fairfield Free Public Library is pleased to announce that we are the proud recipient of a $5,000 grant from the Robert G. and Marguerite M. Derx Foundation of New Fairfield, Connecticut.  This grant will go toward funding adult programs in the 2019 calendar year.  Please read our column or our website for 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. Children’s Programs    More Stories Please, Wednesdays, Program Room, 10:30. Children ages three to five will meet for stories and crafts with Miss ...
    Posted Jan 14, 2019, 10:57 AM by NF Library
  • 325 New Freading eBooks available now List of New Freading titles Jan 2019
    Posted Jan 7, 2019, 4:01 PM by NF Library
  • Town Tribune Library Column -- January 10, 2019 Program Registration    Our library has had online registration for programs for a few months now.  It has made many of our patrons happy that they can sign up for programs outside of library hours.  If there is anyone who does not own a computer or is not comfortable using one, please do not hesitate to call us and we can register for you if there is a program you are interested in attending.    We can’t stress enough how important it is to register for programs. This time of year with questionable weather can create problems with library programs due to closures, a presenter cancels the program due to the weather conditions, car trouble or illness. When it comes to ...
    Posted Jan 6, 2019, 10:17 AM by NF Library
  • New -- 797 Freading ebooks -- Free with your library card List of new Freading titles Nov. 20, 2018
    Posted Nov 19, 2018, 8:32 AM by NF Library
  • What's new in our catalog?     Click here to find out!
    Posted Oct 14, 2018, 11:07 AM by NF Library
  • Sunday hours resuming. Beginning October 14, 2018 until  April 14, 2019 the library will be open most Sundays from 1-4pm.
    Posted Oct 14, 2018, 11:04 AM by NF Library
  • Acorn TV click to access Acorn TV
    Posted Jul 31, 2018, 9:15 AM by NF Library
  • Freegal and Freading users: Now you can log in directly with your valid Library card and associated pin. Call Library if you need help 203-312-5679 Freegal downloadable music     Freading downloadable ebooks
    Posted Jun 11, 2018, 8:56 AM by NF Library
  • New Museum Pass New Museum Pass    The Friends of the Library have acquired a new “museum” pass for our library patrons to take advantage of when looking for something to do.  Earth Place in Westport will admit four people of any age for free.  Check out their website at and take advantage of this wonderful opportunity to see what they have to offer.
    Posted May 29, 2018, 1:05 PM by NF Library
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