Adult Events

Registration for all of our Adult Events is required.
Click here to register through the Events Calendar. Click on the event you are interested in attending and select Register.
Otherwise, please call us at 973-227-3575 or email to register.

*NEW* Click here to see our Summer Newsletter

*Featured May Events*
Rock ‘n’ Roll Concert w/ The Kootz – Wednesday, May 22 at 7pm
DIY Craft: Wall Luminary – Tuesday, May 28 at 1pm or 7pm

*Featured June Events*
Musical Journey of the 1940s – 1970s with Gerard and Diane Barros
– Mon. June 10 at 2pm
Hearing Voices Film Screening with Bongiorno Productions (Courtesy of the Essex County Local Arts Program Grant)
– Thurs. June 13 at 7pm
Grover Cleveland Birthplace Lecture with Sharon Farrell, Caretaker – Mon. June 17 at 7pm
Long Term Care Seminar – Tues. June 18 at 7pm
Yankee Batboy: From Little Italy to Yankee Stadium Book Talk and Signing with Anthony Florio, Author – Mon. June 24 at 7pm
DIY Craft: Wind Chimes – Tues. June 25 at 1pm or 7pm
James Caldwell Rifle Range Lecture with Beverly Crifasi, Historian – Thurs. June 27 at 7pm

*Featured July Events*
Railroads of Caldwell with Phil Jaeger, Historian
– Tues. July 16 at 7pm
1950s Concert with Joe Gilligan – Thurs. July 18 at 2pm
Retirement Ins & Outs – Mon. July 29 at 7pm
DIY Craft: Citrus Scrubs – Tues. July 30 at 1pm or 7pm
Book Talk & Signing with Linda Rawlins, Local author – Wed. July 31 at 7pm

*Featured August Events*
Caribbean Concert with Exodus Supreme
– Thurs. August 15 at 7pm
Adult Paint Night with Painting with a Twist – Wed. August 21 at 6pm
Hand Lettering Basics – Thurs. August 22 at 7pm
DIY Craft: Abstract Canvas Painting – Tues. August 27 at 1pm or 7pm

*NEW* Beginner Italian Course
7-week Wednesdays at 7pm 
June 5, 12, 19 & 26; July 10, 17 & 24

Book Clubs
Once Monthly Monday at 12pm
June 10: Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward
July 8: A Separation by Katie Kitamura
August 12: A Piece of the World by Christina Baker Kline

Once Monthly Monday at 7pm
May 20: A Separation by Katie Kitamura
June 17: A Piece of the World by Christina Baker Kline
July 15: Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders
August 19: Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward

BINGO! Once a month Friday at 11am
June 28, July 12, August 23

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD): Every Thursday at 10:30am
Bring your smartphone or tablet to the library for individual training using your device. We will show you the basics of the device and answer any questions you have. We can also show you how to use many of our digital resources (e.g. Overdrive, Hoopla, RBDigital).

Crochet and Knit Club: Select Mondays at 6:30pm with a resource available
June 3 & 10, July 1 & 8, August 5 & 12

Fairfield Historical Society: Meets once a month Thursday at 6:30pm
June 6, July 11, August 1, September 5, October 3, November 7, and December 5

The Fairfield Historical Society was established in 2018 as a group of individuals interested in preserving Fairfield’s past. All community members are welcome to join

Gardening Group: Select Wednesdays at 7pm
June 5, July 10, August 7

Mah-Jongg: Every Wednesday from 11am-2pm
Are you interested in playing Mah Jongg? You’re in luck! A resource will be available if patrons have any questions about the game.

Meditation for Beginners: Select Wednesdays at 7pm
May 29

Movie Fridays:  Twice a month on Fridays at 1pm for a movie viewing.
May 17 – First Man (PG-13) 
June 7 – The Wife (R) 
June 21 – Green Book (PG-13)
July 19 – The Last Word (R) 
July 26 – Mary Poppins Returns (PG)
August 16 – A Star Is Born (R) 
August 30 – A Dog’s Way Home (G)

*NEW* Senior Game Night: Select Tuesdays at 7pm
June 11, July 9, August 13

Senior Strength Training: Select Thursdays at 10:15am or 11am
May 23; June 13, 22 (Saturday) & 27; August 8 & 22

Leena Kalle will be instructing this class. Class includes a warm up, circuits, and a cool down.

Tai-Chi: Twice monthly Tuesdays at 1:30 pm
May 21, June 4 & 18, July 16 & 13, August 6 & 20
It involves a series of movements performed in a slow, focused manner and accompanied by deep breathing. Tai-Chi is noncompetitive and self-paced.

Watercolor Classes: 5-week class, Tuesdays at 7pm
May 14, & 21

Writing Group: Select Mondays at 7pm
June 3 & 10, July 1 & 29, August 5 & 26
An informal group for writers of all experience levels, genres, and varieties.

Yoga for Young Professionals: Once monthly Thursdays at 7pm
June 20, July 25, August 8
Come enjoy a relaxing hour of Yoga with certified instructor, Aleksandra Mufceska.