Lots of planning for Triple F Days going on in Fairfield! We have a few ideas so far. We will have our pancake feed (free will donations) and vendors at the auditorium. We are planning a scavenger hunt, movie, and possible water games for the kids. We will post soon our final plans for our part of Triple F Days. If you have any ideas or would like to help us by sponsoring your time or donations towards the kids games, just give one of our board members or librarians a call. Board members are Nancy Bischoff, Beth Shipman, Diann Gentry, Susan Short, David Francis, Tysha Francis, and Stephanie Haack. Thank you to everyone who has supported the library and its events!
Free Movie Night at the Fairfield Auditorium! Friday, July 17th at 7pm. We will be playing American Sniper. It is about U.S. Navy SEAL Chris Kyle. This movie is Rated R and is not recommenced for kids. Bring your own chairs, snacks, and drinks. The movie ends around 9:15pm. Thank you to all those who came to last Friday’s free movie! Next month we will be having two more movie nights….teenage turtles?? galaxy guardians? We will see….
Bring your own chairs, blankets, snacks, drinks w/lids or whatever to get comfortable for The Lego Movie! This is a free event sponsored by the Fairfield Public Library. Everyone is welcome to join us. Sign in will be open at 6:30pm. and the movie will begin at 7pm. The Lego Movie is Rated PG. We ask that all children under 10yrs have adult supervision.
We had our library board meeting today. We welcome David Francis as a new member. Thank you goes out to Angie Ridgway and Thelma Soucie for many years of volunteer work at the library as library board members. We have made our plans for Triple F Days on August 15th.
Pancake Feed 8-10:30am at the Auditorium
Serving pancakes with country ham
Vendor show 8am – 2pm at the Auditorium
Scavenger Hunt for the kids 11am until noon starts at library
(will be going around town on this hunt)
Movie 1-3pm at the library for the kids, movie to be announced
Water Balloon Wars for the kids 3pm -until we run out
of balloons at the Auditorium
Any donations to any of the events is welcomed!
We will be having Movie Night on July 10th at the Auditorium and this one will be a kids movie. The July 17th movie will be more for adults. More information to come.
Here’s a list of our audio books on cd that we just received on loan. Play them while cooking, while the kids are gaming,
when you are cleaning the house, or driving the car to work…come give them a try today!
For kids 6-12yrs:
Emma-Jean Lazarus fell out of a tree by Lauren Tarshis
The Penderwicks, a summer tale of four sisters, two rabbits, and a very interesting boy by Jeanne Birdsall
Ophie out of Oz by Kathleen O’Dell
Things not seen by Andrew Clements
Pants on fire by Meg Cabot
The sisterhood of the traveling pants by Ann Brashares
The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
For the adults:
Pontoon by Garrison Keillor
Fast track by Fern Michaels
Two for Texas by James Lee Burke
Reilly’s Luck by Louis L’Amour
Split Image by Robert B. Parker
The Fellowship of the ring by J.R.R. Tolkien
Change of Heart by Jodi Picoult
We also are announcing that we have joined OverDrive! Our Patrons can now enjoy Ebooks thru our library and this great resource. The kids can access it on their computers and Ipads from school also. If you would like to access this service, please call or stop in to register for your library card and information on how to use OverDrive on your device. We look forward to helping you enjoy relaxing and reading a good book today!