Kid’s Events

2019 Children’s Programs

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

Registration for all of our events is required.
You can now register online through our Events Calendar! Click on the event you are interested in attending and select Register. Click here to register through the Events Calendar.
Otherwise, please call us at 973-227-3575 or email ffpl@ffpl.org to register.

Early Childhood:
Book Babies (Birth – 3yr): Every Tuesday at 10:15am

Pre-K Storytime (3 – 5yr): Every Monday at 2pm & every Thursday at 4pm
Evening Storytime PreK-K+Every Tuesday at 6:30pm
Music Together:
Fridays at 10:15am:
Apr 5 & May 10
Saturdays at 10:15am: Mar 16, Apr 13, & May 11
Music & Movement w/ Miss Jolie:
Select Dates at 10:15am: 
Tuesday, March 19 & Saturday, April 6
Special Storytime & Egg Hunt (Pre-K): Wednesday, April 17th at 2pm

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten: Any child who has not yet entered Kindergarten and whose family has an up-to-date Fairfield library card (Paid memberships included) can sign up for this program. You will receive an information package with First 100 Books log, book lists, and more! Library attendance is encouraged but not required. At each hundred-book milestone, your child will receive a small incentive. The program ends when your child has reached 1,000 books!

Special Events:
NJ MAKER DAY w/ Dr. STEM | Saturday, March 23rd at 11am
FFPL’s Annual Health Fair | Saturday, March 30th at 10-12pm
National Library Week Celebration | Saturday, April 13th at 11:30am
Eyes of the Wild Animal Show | Tuesday, April 23rd at 1pm
Fit4Kids “The Dinosaur Show” | Thursday, April 25th at 1pm
Mother Goose Magic Show | Saturday, May 4th at 11am
Mom & Me Tea | Saturday, May 11th at 11am

Reoccurring Events:
Maker Monday:
“Paint a Story” Ceramics Class | May 6th at 4:30pm
“Earth Day” Canvas Painting | April 22nd at 1pm

Movie Monday at 7pm | Apr 8 & May 6. Enjoy popcorn & a family movie each month!

Homework Help: Tuesdays 4-5pm | January 8 – May 28. Students in K-6th are encouraged to partner with our teen volunteers at weekly homework help sessions.

Paws for Reading: 
Select Tuesdays at 4pm | Mar 26, Apr 30, & May 21. New and improving readers are welcomed to read their favorite books to a certified therapy dog during this hour-long event.

Craft for a Cause (Grades 4-6): Select Thursdays at 6pm | Apr 4 & May 9. Craft a special project each month for a local charity or important cause.

Game Night: Select Thursdays at 7pm | Mar 28, Apr 18, & May 16. Board games, Video Games, and Minute-To-Win-It challenges to be enjoyed each month!

LEGO Fridays (K+): 
Twice monthly at 4pm | Mar 15, Apr 5 & 26, & May 3 & 17. Free build with LEGO bricks & have creations displayed in the Children’s Room

Yoga for Kids: Select Wednesdays at 6:30pm | Mar 28 (Rescheduled fom Mar 6), Apr 24, & May 29

RESOURCES
Book Lists and Read-alikes
Storyline Online