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Teen Movie Marathon: Men in Black

July 22, 2019
10:00am - 5:00pm
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Music, Dance, & Film, Special Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 34
Event Details:
Marathon the first three Men In Black movies! Pizza and popcorn will be served at this all-day event. Films are rated PG-13. Register for a reminder. ...

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

Jewelry Hour

July 22, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Barney Library
Registration
Library Branch: Barney Library
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:
Do you want to learn how to make jewelry? Do you want to learn new techniques? Join us for this monthly drop-in program for adults. Use the library's supplies or bring your own. Learn how to design and make your own jewelry, fix broken jewelry, th...

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

Reader’s Theater

July 22, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: J Program Room 1
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Special Event
Event Details:
Bring a story to life by reading aloud a script based on a book. Children will rehearse, create scenery, and share a performance for families at the end of the series. Participants must plan to attend all scheduled meetings. Join us for an evening pe...

Polish Language Storytime

July 22, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: J Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Series for Little Ones, Parents & Caregivers
Event Details:

Ages birth - 5 with a caregiver. Speak to your child in the language you know best! Join Miss Eva for storytime in Polish. Enjoy stories and activities, and browse our Polish-language collections. 

PLEASE REGISTER FOR THE SERIES

Movers and Groovers

July 23, 2019
9:30am - 10:30am
Barney Library
Library Branch: Barney Library
Room: Hoppin Gallery
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Music, Dance, & Film, 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.

Storytime Fun

July 23, 2019
10:00am - 10:45am
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: J Program Room 1
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Series for Little Ones
Event Details:
Have fun with stories, craft, music, and a movie. Please register. ...

Terrific Twos

July 23, 2019
10:00am - 10:45am
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Series for Little Ones, Parents & Caregivers
Event Details:
Children with their caregivers enjoy reading together, singing songs, playing with puppets and a short movie. Ages: 2 & 2 1/2 No Registration Required ...

Tuesday Quilters

July 23, 2019
12:30pm - 4:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room 2

Book Buddies

July 23, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: J Program Room 1
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Series for Little Ones
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
For the child alone. Teens will partner with preschoolers to read together and discover some great stories. Join us for an afternoon of fun! For children ages 3-6. Registration required ...

Teen Virtual Reality

July 23, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: The Studio
Age Group: Teens, Children
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming, Science & Technology
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 3
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.

The Virtual Reality Passport Experience

July 23, 2019
6:00pm - 8:30pm
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: The Studio
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Maker Space & The Studio
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Need a vacation this summer but lack the time or the money? No problem! Our Oculus Rift headsets will allow you to see the world right from The Farmington Libraries. Select a country to "visit" from our specially curated travel brochure and rece...

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

Baby Storytime

July 24, 2019
9:30am - 10:30am
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Series for Little Ones, Parents & Caregivers
Event Details:
Ages birth through 12 months with caregiver.  Perfect for our littlest patrons, this short storytime enriches the language learning abilities of babies through the use of stories, fingerplays, and songs, followed by time to play and socialize.&n...

Celebrate July

July 24, 2019
10:00am - 10:45am
Barney Library
Registration
Library Branch: Barney Library
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:

Ages 2 - 4. Celebrate the season!  Come for a special story time and craft. Sing and dance, be prepared to get messy!

PLEASE REGISTER

Giant Lawn Games

July 24, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Teens, Children
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:
Come play giant versions of Uno, Chess, Connect 4, Scrabble, and Jenga on the library patio! Rain location: Community Room. Open to ages 10+.   ...

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

Super Summer STEM

July 24, 2019
2:00pm - 2:45pm
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: J Program Room 1
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Science & Technology, Series for School Age Kids
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Join us and have fun with science and engineering.  Each week we will explore a different theme through activities, books and experiments.  Please register for individual programs. July 24 - Rokenbok ROK Blocks Children will develop s...

Zombie Survival Camp Week 4

July 24, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Maker Space
Age Group: Teens, Children
Program Type: Maker Space & The Studio
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Could you survive the zombie apocalypse? Try out some high and low tech projects to help you survive the zombie hoard! Week 4: GPS is long gone, make your own compass, and practice orienteering! Open to ages 10+. Space is limited, and regi...

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

Shibori Tie-Dyed Fabric Part 2

July 24, 2019
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Main Library Lawn
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming, Maker Space & The Studio
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Try out Shibori, a Japanese tie-dye method that uses indigo dye and a variety of dye resist techniques to create beautiful patterns on fabric.  Please note: You must attend both classes to participate in this program. Limited to ages ...

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

Pint-Sized Picasso

July 25, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: J Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Series for Little Ones
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Art class for children ages 2 - 4 and their caregivers. Each week we will share a book and explore a different art medium to learn about colors, shapes and textures. Please bring a smock or old shirt to protect your child’s clothing.

PLEASE REGISTER

Cup Rocket Launcher

July 25, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Barney Library
Registration
Library Branch: Barney Library
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
 Let’s launch a rocket made from a cup and other simple materials. How high will yours go? ...

Kindergarten Academy

July 25, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: J Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Series for School Age Kids
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
A special program for your soon-to-be kindergartner, introducing and highlighting K-readiness principles. Children will learn concepts, practice their skills, reinforced by crafts and using tactile materials.  For children entering kindergarten ...

Afternoon at the Bijou

July 25, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Bijou Film
Event Details:

Classic films and popcorn, every Thursday afternoon!

Night of the Hunter (1955) Drama - Harrowing suspense classic of two children on the run from their psychotic religious fanatic stepfather, who murdered their mother in a search for money stolen from a bank by their father. Robert Mitchum is the...

Tots & Tunes

July 26, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Series for Little Ones
Event Details:

Music and movement for children ages birth to 3 and their caregivers.  Tots & Tunes is offered 3 times a week - come as often as you like!

Tots & Tunes

July 26, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Series for Little Ones
Event Details:

Music and movement for children ages birth to 3 and their caregivers.  Tots & Tunes is offered 3 times a week - come as often as you like!

Please note:  The 10:30 August 2nd class will instead be our Touch a Truck event outside of the library! ...

Friday Afternoon Magic

July 26, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room 1
Age Group: Teens, Children
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Come play Magic the Gathering with other teens! Bring your own deck, or borrow one for the afternoon. Don't know how to play? We'll teach you! Open to ages 10 - 18. Registration required. ...

Disclaimer(s)

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

One-derful Ones

July 29, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Series for Little Ones
Event Details:

Ages 12 - 24 months with a caregiver. A fun-filled half-hour featuring books, fingerplays, and lots of music and movement. No registration required.