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2 1/2 - Threes

April 7, 2020
9:30am - 10:15am
Main Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: J Program Room 2
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Series for Little Ones
Event Details:

For ages 30-36 months.

Designed especially for older two-year-olds, this is a special time for you and your child to share stories, songs, puppets, and an occasional craft.

Registration is required.

 

Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, the Farmington Libraries have postponed programs scheduled until further notice. We apologize for the inconvenience, but we are taking our lead from the State of Connecticut and the Town of Farmington t...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Preschool Storytime

April 7, 2020
9:30am - 10:15am
Main Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: J Program Room 1
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Series for Little Ones
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:

Ages 3 - 5, for the child alone. This special program helps your child get ready to read, develops letter knowledge, phonological awareness, and connects reading with fun. Enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, and art activities.

PLEASE REGISTER

Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, the Farmington Libraries have postponed programs scheduled until further notice. We apologize for the inconvenience, but we are taking our lead from the State of Connecticut and the Town of Farmington t...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Movers and Groovers

April 7, 2020
9:30am - 10:30am
Barney Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Barney Library
Room: Hoppin Gallery
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Series for Little Ones
Event Details:

Ages birth to 3, with a caregiver. Learn some rhymes, read a book, dance, sing, and socialize with toys. No registration required.

Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, the Farmington Libraries have postponed programs scheduled until further notice. We apologize for the inconvenience, but we are taking our lead from the State of Connecticut and the Town of Farmington to...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Bite Size Science

April 7, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Main Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: J Program Room 1
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Science & Technology
Event Details:
Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, the Farmington Libraries have postponed programs scheduled until further notice. We apologize for the inconvenience, but we are taking our lead from the State of Connecticut and the Town of Farmington t...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Feed Bag Tote (Afternoon)

April 7, 2020
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Main Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Maker Space
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming, Maker Space & The Studio
Event Details:
You can't have enough reusable bags! We will be making no-sew tote bags from animal feed bags. All materials will be provided. SPACE IS LIMITED. REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Please only register for 2:30 OR 6:30 PM. ...

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If you have special needs to attend this program, please contact the library in advance.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Poetry Word Art - Part 1

April 7, 2020
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Main Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Teen Space
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming
Event Details:
In this three part art project, you will have the chance to turn your favorite poem into a work of art! Come all three days to complete your artwork from start to finish! Open to teens in grades 7-12 ...

Disclaimer(s)

If you have special needs to attend this program, please contact the library in advance.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Feed Bag Tote (Evening)

April 7, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Main Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Maker Space
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming, Maker Space & The Studio
Event Details:
You can't have enough reusable bags! We will be making no-sew tote bags from animal feed bags. All materials will be provided. SPACE IS LIMITED. REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Please only register for 2:30 OR 6:30 PM. ...

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If you have special needs to attend this program, please contact the library in advance.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Lecture, History, & Culture
Event Details:
Join folklorist and professor Stephen Olbrys Gencarella for a dive into his new book, Spooky Trails and Tall Tales Connecticut, which is a guide to hiking places in the state associated with folklore! Connecticut—a New England state with...

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If you have special needs to attend this program, please contact the library in advance.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Baby Storytime

April 8, 2020
9:15am - 10:00am
Main Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: J Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Series for Little Ones, Parents & Caregivers
Event Details:
Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, the Farmington Libraries have postponed programs scheduled until further notice. We apologize for the inconvenience, but we are taking our lead from the State of Connecticut and the Town of Farmington t...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Terrific Twos (Wednesday)

April 8, 2020
10:30am - 11:00am
Main Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: J Program Room 2
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Series for Little Ones
Event Details:
Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, the Farmington Libraries have postponed programs scheduled until further notice. We apologize for the inconvenience, but we are taking our lead from the State of Connecticut and the Town of Farmington t...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Coffee & Canvas

April 8, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming
Event Details:
Coffee & Canvas has returned with a new teacher! Follow along with Tara McLeod to bring your painting to life. Coffee will be served as usual. SPACE IS LIMITED. REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Registration opens one month before the program. ...

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If you have special needs to attend this program, please contact the library in advance.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Poetry Word Art - Part 2

April 8, 2020
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Main Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Teen Space
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming
Event Details:
In this three part art project, you will have the chance to turn your favorite poem into a work of art! Come all three days to complete your artwork from start to finish! Open to teens in grades 7-12 ...

Disclaimer(s)

If you have special needs to attend this program, please contact the library in advance.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Girls Who Code

April 8, 2020
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Main Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: J Program Room 1
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming, Science & Technology, Series for School Age Kids
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:
Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, the Farmington Libraries have postponed programs scheduled until further notice. We apologize for the inconvenience, but we are taking our lead from the State of Connecticut and the Town of Farmington to...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Virtual Reality @ The Studio

April 8, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Main Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: The Studio
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Science & Technology, Maker Space & The Studio
Event Details:
Immerse yourself in the virtual reality experience with the Oculus Rift. Explore the ever-growing line-up of apps specially curated by Farmington Libraries staff. Travel to places around the globe, challenge your skills and your courage with apps lik...

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If you have special needs to attend this program, please contact the library in advance.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Tots & Tunes

April 8, 2020
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Main Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: J Program Room 1
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Series for Little Ones
Event Details:
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Tabletop Game Night

April 8, 2020
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Main Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming
Event Details:

Play old favorites with new friends, and learn some great new games from an expert!

Games include Gloom, Munchkin, Settlers of Catan, Scrabble, Elder Sign, Hogwarts Battle and more! Please feel free to bring any games you would like to share with the group. Snacks will be provided. Open to adults and teens ages 12 & up.

PLEASE REGISTER

Disclaimer(s)

If you have special needs to attend this program, please contact the library in advance.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Toddler Learn & Play

April 9, 2020
9:30am - 10:00am
Main Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: J Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Series for Little Ones
Event Details:
For children ages 12-30 months with caregivers. Children learn best through play!  Practice those fine motor and early literacy skills with activities designed specifically for curious toddlers. Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Pint-Sized Picassos

April 9, 2020
10:30am - 11:00am
Main Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: J Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming, Series for Little Ones
Event Details:
Ages 2-4 with caregivers.  Registration is required. Choose either the 10:30AM OR 11:30AM class. In this story and art class we will sing, read, and discover a different art medium chosen to develop early literacy skills.  Due to the ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Pint-Sized Picassos

April 9, 2020
11:30am - 12:00pm
Main Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: J Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming, Series for Little Ones
Event Details:
Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, the Farmington Libraries have postponed programs scheduled until further notice.   We apologize for the inconvenience, but we are taking our lead from the State of Connecticut and the Town of Fa...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Middlewoods Presents: Better Living for Seniors (3-Part Series)

April 9, 2020
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Main Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health, Wellness, & Lifestyle, Business & Personal Finance
Event Details:
We're partnering with Middlewoods of Farmington to make sure Farmington's seniors stay healthy and independent! Join us before the Thursday Afternoon at the Bijou movie for this informational 3-part series. PLEASE REGISTER April 9: Expl...

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If you have special needs to attend this program, please contact the library in advance.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Afternoon at the Bijou

April 9, 2020
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Main Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Bijou Film
Event Details:

Classic films and popcorn, every Thursday afternoon!

Claudia and David (1946) Comedy/Drama - Reprising their roles from 1943's hit "Claudia," Dorothy McGuire and Robert Young return as the ever-challenged farm couple, facing new dilemmas ranging from the illness of their young son to the flirtatious at...

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If you have special needs to attend this program, please contact the library in advance.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Poetry Word Art - Part 3

April 9, 2020
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Main Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Teen Space
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming
Event Details:
In this three part art project, you will have the chance to turn your favorite poem into a work of art! Come all three days to complete your artwork from start to finish! Open to teens in grades 7-12 ...

Disclaimer(s)

If you have special needs to attend this program, please contact the library in advance.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Master Class: Ceramic Pendants with Audrey Smith Part 2

April 9, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Main Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Maker Space
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming, Maker Space & The Studio
Event Details:
Join ceramic artist Audrey Smith for an evening of creating your own ceramic pendants! Students will work with clay to create several beautiful and unique ceramic pendants. Students will receive an 18” cord necklace with a sterling silver clasp. E...

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If you have special needs to attend this program, please contact the library in advance.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Poetry in Motion Storytime

April 11, 2020
10:30am - 11:15am
Main Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: J Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Special Event
Event Details:
Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, the Farmington Libraries have postponed programs scheduled until further notice. We apologize for the inconvenience, but we are taking our lead from the State of Connecticut and the Town of Farmington t...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Garmany Music Series: Last Fair Deal

April 11, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Main Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Garmany Music Series
Event Details:
Last Fair Deal continues to redraw the map of American roots music with fluid energy and creativity. Performing as a trio, guitarist Paul Howard, fiddler Tom Hagymasi and banjo/mandolinist Phil Zimmerman fan the flame that has kept this band rel...

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If you have special needs to attend this program, please contact the library in advance.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Virtual Reality @ The Studio

April 11, 2020
2:15pm - 4:30pm
Main Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: The Studio
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Science & Technology, Maker Space & The Studio
Event Details:
Immerse yourself in the virtual reality experience with the Oculus Rift. Explore the ever-growing line-up of apps specially curated by Farmington Libraries staff. Travel to places around the globe, challenge your skills and your courage with apps lik...

Disclaimer(s)

If you have special needs to attend this program, please contact the library in advance.