Adult Events

Registration for all of our Adult Events is required.
Please call us at 973-227-3575 or email to sign up.

*NEW* Click here to see our January – May Newsletter

*Featured January Events*
Tax Help 101 w/ United Way
– Tuesday, January 15 at 1pm
Essential Oils – Tuesday, January 15 at 7pm
Frost Kings Concert – Thursday, January 24 at 7pm
Afternoon w/ Beethoven – Monday, January 28 at 1pm
DIY Craft: Wood Signs – Tuesday, January 29 at 1 or 7pm

*Featured February Events*
Author Talk w/ Catherine Magia
 – Saturday, February 2 at 12pm
Cookless Cooking w/ Zest – Tuesday, February 5 at 7pm
Valentine’s Social – Friday, February 8 at 11am
Tax Help 101 w/ United Way – Tuesday, February 12 at 1pm
Trivia Night – Tuesday, February 12 at 7pm
Valentine’s Day Concert w/ Gerard & Diane Barros – Wednesday, February 13 at 2pm
DIY Craft: Book Craft – Tuesday, February 26 at 1pm or 7pm

Book Clubs
Adult Book Club: Once Monthly Monday at 7pm
January 14: The Address by Fiona Davis
February 11: Anything is Possible by Elizabeth Strout
March 18: In the Midst of Winter by Isabel Allende
April 15: Beneath a Scarlet Sky by Mark Sullivan
May 20: A Separation by Katie Kitamura

Senior Book Club: Once Monthly Monday at 12pm
February 11: Beneath a Scarlet Sky by Mark Sullivan
March 11: The Address by Fiona Davis
April 8: Anything is Possible by Elizabeth Strout
May 13: Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders

BINGO! Once a month Friday at 11am
March 8, April 12, & May 10

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
March 11 & 18, April 1 & 8, and May 6 & 13

*NEW* ESL 8-Week Course: Thursdays at 5pm
Jan 17, 24, 31 & Feb 7, 14, 21, 28

ESL Intermediate is an 8-week course for adult English learners to further their skills in English. This course has an instructor and coursebooks will be provided. Patrons must be available for all dates. 

Fairfield Historical Society: Meets once a month Thursday at 6:30pm
January 17, February 7, March 7, April 4, May 2, 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

*NEW* Gardening Group: Select Wednesdays at 7pm
Jan 16, Feb 13, March 13, April 10, May 8

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.

*NEW* Meditation for Beginners: Select Wednesdays at 7pm
Jan 23, Feb 27, April 24, May 29

Movie Fridays:  Twice a month on Fridays at 1pm for a movie viewing.
Jan 18 – Christopher Robin (PG)
Feb 1 – Book Club (PG-13)
Feb 15 – Adrift (PG-13)
March 1 – Operation Finale (PG-13)
March 15 – Won’t You Be My Neighbor (PG)
April 5 – Mamma Mia 2 (PG-13)
April 26 – Ocean’s 8 (PG-13)
May 3 – Crazy Rich Asians (PG-13)
May 17 – First Man (PG-13)

Senior Strength Training: Select Thursdays at 10:15am or 11:15am
Jan 24, Feb 14 & 28, March 14 & 28, April 11 & 18, May 9 & 23

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
Jan 22, Feb 5 & 19, March 5 & 19, April 2 & 9, May 7 & 21
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
April 16 & 23, May 7, 14, & 21

Writing Group: Select Mondays at 7pm
Jan 28, Feb 4 & 25, March 4 & 25, April 1 & 29, May 6
An informal group for writers of all experience levels, genres, and varieties.

Yoga for Young Professionals: Once monthly Thursdays at 7pm
Feb 14, March 14, April 11, May 9
Come enjoy a relaxing hour of Yoga with certified instructor, Aleksandra Mufceska.