“Demystifying the Admissions Process” is the first program in this fall’s college-preparation series at the Fairfield Public Library.

The two-part program will take place at 7 p.m. Tuesday and again Oct. 19 in the Rotary Room of the library, corner of Old Post and Post roads. High school students and their parents are welcome to attend the programs. The series is free, but registration is requested. ​

The first session will feature test prep expert Lynn Carnegie, and certified educational planner Mary Spiegel will lead the second.

Discussion at the first program will focus on how to best prepare for the admissions process, with a review of the different standardized tests, including PSAT, SAT and ACT.

The second session will focus on the issues of selecting a college.

Other sessions planned in the Getting Ready for College series include: Sharpen Your Study Habits, Sept. 15; How to Pay for College Without Bankrupting You or Your Children, Oct. 13; College Admission Essays, Oct. 17, and Why Choose a Community College, Nov. 10.

To register or for more information, visit www.fairfieldpubliclibrary.org or call 203-256-3160.