The Fairfield Public Library will host puppeteer Amy Weinstein of Saltamontes Puppet Arts on Tuesday, Aug. 16, at the library, 1080 Old Post Road. The performance will be from 3 to 4:30 p.m.

Weinstein will perform short scenes with a variety of puppets, including hand, rod, string, shadow and table-top types. She will invite the audience to help her test different puppets and to create one of the scenes.

All programs at the library are free. Register at, or for information, call 203-256-3160.