Kid’s Events

Registration for all of our Children’s Events is required. Please call us at 973-227-3575 or email Miss Jaime at O’Donnell@ffpl.org to sign up.

*New* Click here to see our Fall & Holiday 2018 Children’s Events

Featured September Events
Braids & Back-to-School Hair Styles (Grades K-3): Wed., Sept. 19 at 1pm
Touch-a-Truck: Thurs., Sept. 20, 4-7pm in the library parking lot. With the Fairfield Police Department, Fire Department, West Caldwell EMS, Fairfield Recreation & DPW, and more!
Italian Culture for Kids (Grades K-3): Sat., Sept. 29 at 10:30am

Reoccurring Events:
*New* Crafting for a Cause (Grades 4-6) at 6:30pm: Sept. 20, Oct. 18, Nov. 15, Dec. 18
Homework Help:
Tuesdays 4-5pm | September 11 – December 18. Students in K-6th are encouraged to partner with our teen volunteers at weekly homework help sessions.

LEGO Fridays (K+) at 4pm: Sept. 28, Oct. 26, Nov. 16, & Dec. 21
Maker Monday (Grades K-6) at 4pm: Sept. 24, Oct. 15, Nov. 12, & Dec. 17
Paws for Reading: Select Tuesdays at 4pm: Sept. 25, Oct. 23, Nov. 27, & Dec. 18

Storytimes:
Book Babies – Every Tuesday at 10:15
Pre-K Storytime – Every Monday at 2pm & every Thursday at 4pm
Evening Storytime PreK-K+ – Twice a month on Tuesday at 7pm: August 21

Music Together (Babies & Toddlers)
Fridays at 10:15am: Sept. 21**, Oct. 5, Nov. 2, & Dec. 7
Saturdays at 10:15am: Sept. 22, Oct. 13, Nov. 10, & Dec. 15
**Please note: Our previously scheduled Sept 14th program has been rescheduled for Friday the 21st!

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!

RESOURCES
Book Lists and Read-alikes
Storyline Online