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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.
  • Town Tribune Library Column -- April 27, 2017 Items From Other Libraries    Customer service is very important to us and we will do whatever we can to get what you need. However, with that being said, we have been running into some time difficulties due to the budget cuts on the state level.  If you go to another town to use their library and check something out, it used to be that you could return it to us and we would return it for you.  We can still do that for you but it may take a long time for its return to the home library.  It will be quicker if you return it yourself.  For interlibrary loans, the wait time has now increased to a month or ...
    Posted Apr 26, 2017, 8:47 AM by NF Library
  • Friends of the Library Volunteer Plant Sale 2017 Sat. May 13th -- 10 am to 2 pm
    Posted Apr 21, 2017, 12:25 PM by NF Library
  • New downloadable titles from Freading New downloadable titles from Freading...all available all the timeCall the Library if you have a New Fairfield Library card and we'll sign you up. 203-312-5679
    Posted Apr 13, 2017, 9:08 AM by NF Library
  • What's new in our catalog? New books, DVDs and more
    Posted Apr 13, 2017, 8:36 AM by NF Library
  • Martha Fairchild Scholarship -- Apply Now  Application
    Posted Mar 31, 2017, 12:24 PM by NF Library
  • Town Tribune Library Column -- March 30, 2017 Food for Fines    The library will be running a Food for Fines program from April 2nd to April 15th.  Donate non-perishable food or personal items to pay for your library fines!  Items will be donated to the New Fairfield Food Pantry.  One donated item is equivalent to $1.00 in fines.  Suggested items that the Food Pantry could use are as follows:  peanut butter, jelly, canned meat, cereal, Parmalat boxed milk, juices, nuts, grains (quinoa), spaghetti sauce, shampoo, toothpaste, etc.  Please do not bring green beans or corn as they seem to have a plethora of those vegetables. April Programs for Children      Wee Ones, Mondays, 10:30-11 am.  Stories, music and movement with Ms. Janet for ...
    Posted Mar 28, 2017, 8:21 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
  • New Fairfield Library Receives Programming Grant The New Fairfield Free Public Library announced today that it is the recipient of a $1,500 grant from the  Robert G. and Marguerite M. Derx Foundation. Over the coming months, the Derx grant will be used to present an eclectic lineup of wellness programs to the community of New Fairfield. This series will address the wellness of the mind, body and soul of adults. “We are excited to present this fun, educational series of wellness programs to adults in our community. We realize that, without support from the Derx Foundation, we would be unable to do so,” said Library Director, Linda Fox.Scheduled programs include:Zumba Class -- March 15, 6:30 p.m. – Presented by Cindy Madureira.Sleep – Mar ...
    Posted Feb 2, 2017, 5:22 AM by NF Programmer
  • IRS Get Ready taxpayer help campaign See 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
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