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 ffpl@ffpl.org to register.

Featured September Events
Author Talk: Katrina Musto – Tues. September 17 at 7pm
Monarch Butterfly Lecture with Liz Benne – Thurs. September 19 at 7pm
Mozzarella Making with Mozzarelli’s – Mon. September 23 at 7pm
DIY Craft: Pumpkin Painting – Tues. September 24 at 1pm or 7pm
Social Security Seminar with EP Wealth Management – Wed. September 25 at 7pm

Featured October Events
Local Poet: Aleksandra Mufceska – Wed. October 2 at 7pm
Wine Tasting Fundraiser *Tickets $15, purchase at library*- Thurs. October 3 from 7-9pm
3rd Annual Fall Festival with musical guests Gerard & Diane Barros –
Sat. October 19 from 2-4pm
Hudson Shakespeare Company Presents: Doctor Faustus  Mon. October 21 at 7pm
Author Talk: Marissa Scolamiero – Tues. October 22 at 7pm
DIY Craft: Candle Making – Tues. October 29 at 1pm or 7pm

Featured November Events
Olive Oil Tasting with Olive R Twist Olive Oil, Ridgewood – Mon, November 11 at 7pm
Local Author Talk: Charlie Vanyo – Tues. November 12 at 2pm
Instant Pot & Slow Cooker Recipe Ideas with Danielle Buonforte, RD Shoprite Lincoln Park – Thurs. November 21 at 7pm

Featured December Events
Annual Wreath Making with Tami Novak *Fairfield residents and paid card holders only* – 
Mon. December 2 at 7pm
Trivia Night – Tues. December 3 at 7pm
Annual Holiday Party with Eric DeLauro – Fri. December 6 at 1pm
Mediumship Demonstration with RoseMarie Capiello – Tues. December 10 at 7pm

*NEW* Beginner Spanish: Thursdays at 5:30pm 
September 19 & 26, October 3, 10, 17 & 24
Coursebooks will be provided

Book Clubs
Once Monthly Monday at 12pm
October 7: The Women in the Castle by Jessica Shattuck
November 4: The Idiot by Elif Batuman
December 9: The Home for Unwanted Girls by Joanna Goodman

Once Monthly Monday at 7pm
September 16: The Idiot by Elif Batuman
October 28: The Home for Unwanted Girls by Joanna Goodman
November 18: The Leavers by Lisa Ko
December 16: I’ll Be Gone in the Dark by Michelle McNamara

BINGO! Once a month Friday at 11am
October 4, November 1 & December 20

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
September 16 & 30, October 7 & 21, November 4 & 11, December 2 & 9

Fairfield Historical Society: Meets once a month Thursday at 6:30pm
October 10, November 7 & 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
September 18, October 9, November 6 & December 11

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.

Movie Fridays:  Twice a month on Fridays at 1pm for a movie viewing.
September 20 – Ben is Back (R) 
September 27 – Apollo 11 (G) 
October 11 – Second Act (PG-13) 
October 18 – Five Feet Apart (PG-13) 
November 15 – On the Basis of Sex (PG-13) 
November 22 – The Bookshop (PG) 
December 13 – Beautiful Boy (R)

Senior Game Night: Select Tuesdays at 7pm
October 8, November 12 & December 17

Senior Strength Training: Select Thursdays at 10:15am or 11am
September 26, October 10 & 31, November 21 & (Saturday) 23, December 12 & 19

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
September 17, October 1 & 15, November 5 & 19, December 3 & 17
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 Course: Tuesdays at 7pm 
October 1, 8 & 15, November 5, 12 & 19

Writing Group: Select Mondays at 7pm
September 30, October 7, November 4 & 25, December 9 & 30
An informal group for writers of all experience levels, genres, and varieties.

Yoga: Once monthly Thursdays at 7pm
September 26, October 24, November 14 & December 19
Come enjoy a relaxing hour of Yoga with certified instructor, Aleksandra Mufceska.