Mark Your Calendar with Fairfield University Bookstore Events!
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Mark Your Calendar with Fairfield University Bookstore Events!



This fall the Fairfield Univerity Bookstore is hosting a variety of events that appeal to people of all ages; from family friendly kid's story times, to thought provoking author meet and greets; book signings, and much more. 





Saturday Sept 17

Kids Story Time - "Harold and the Purple Crayon"

FREE, 4:00 p.m., 2nd Floor

Come enjoy a story, snack, and Starbucks snack for children ages 3 & up with an adult.

Please RSVP


Saturday, Sept 17

Meet the Author Carolyn Eckert

12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m., 1st floor

In Carolyn Eckert's new book, YOU'RE IDEA STARTS HERE, you will discover 77 mind-expanding ways to unleash your creativity. Books available for purchase and signing,

No RSVP required


Saturday, Sept 24


FREE, 4:00 p.m., 2nd floor

Celebrate 75 years of H.A. Rey's Curious George. Stories, songs, games & crafts, for kids ages 3 & up with families. Plus meet & greet everyone's favorite monkey Curious George himself! (Live costume character).



Thursday, Oct 13

Meet Actress/Author Jane Alexander

7:00 p.m., 2nd floor

Book Talk & Signing for "Wild Things, Wild Places: Adventurous Tales of Wildlife and Conservation on Planet Earth”. A moving, inspiring, personal look at the vastly changing world of wildlife on planet earth as a result of human incursion, and the crucial work of animal and bird preservation across the globe being done by scientists, field biologists, zoologists, environmentalists, and conservationists. From a longtime, much-admired activist, impassioned wildlife proponent and conservationist, former chairperson of the National Endowment for the Arts, four time Academy Award nominee, and Tony Award and two-time Emmy Award-winning actress.

No RSVP Required


Saturday, Oct 22

DOG MAN from the creator of CAPTAIN UNDERPANTS, Meet Dav Pilkey!

3:00 p.m., 2nd floor

An Interactive drawing demonstration including door prizes! Admission to event is by ticket. A book purchase from our store guarantees one ticket good for two people to attend the presentation at 3:00 pm. Seating at the 3:00 PM presentation is limited! ALL ticket holders will meet Dav Pilkey and have their books signed at the 4:00 pm author signing. Books & Tickets go on sale on Aug 30. Purchase at the Downtown Bookstore


Sunday, Oct 23

Tara L. Kay, PharmD, MBA '06 Author/Alum - Let the Sun Shine In: A Book of Positive Affirmations for Kids Book Singing

12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m., 1st floor

Alumni & Family Weekend 2016

No RSVP Required


Thursday, Oct 27

Fairfield University MFA Director/Author Sonya Huber Book Talk & Signing

7:00 p.m., 2nd floor

The Evolution of Hillary Rodham Clinton

No RSVP Required



For additional information please visit the Fairfield University Bookstore website.

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