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Healing Arts on the Green

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Off Site
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health, Wellness, & Lifestyle
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 99
Event Details:
Healing Arts on the Green To support our community's health and wellness as we transition out of the pandemic, First Church of Christ, Congregational, 1652, and the Farmington Libraries are hosting a series of free experiential events to help part...

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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.

Virtual Chair Pilates with Mary Therese

11:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health, Wellness, & Lifestyle
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 38
Event Details:
Virtual Chair Pilates with Mary Therese Join Mary Therese Royal, a nationally certified Pilates instructor, for this workout session.  During this class, we will take mat exercises and modify them for the chair for an easy introd...

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This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
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Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: All Ages, Adults
Program Type: Lecture, History, & Culture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 34
Event Details:
The Arctic Meltdown: Why it Matters to All of Us The Arctic seems very far away, but the momentous changes occurring there affect us all. Global warming, sea-level rise, tropical storms, and extreme weather events are all connected to the rapidly ...

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This event is in the "All Ages" group.
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This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Barney Library
Room: Barney Library Lawn
Age Group: All Ages, Adults, Teens, Children
Program Type: Garmany Music Series
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 74
Event Details:
From Jazz to Soul: Rhonda Denét and the Silver Fox Songs Trio The Farmington Libraries welcome the extraordinary vocal talents of Rhonda Denét, who, accompanied by the Silver Fox Songs Trio, will perform a collection of jazz standards and soul cla...

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This event is in the "Adults" group.

Novel Ideas Book Club

1:15pm - 2:15pm
Barney Library
Library Branch: Barney Library
Room: Barney Library Lawn
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Group
Event Details:
We are back at the Barney! We will be meeting at the Barney Library Lawn at 1:15pm. The book for next month will be distributed at that time. Masks are only required for those who have not received a COVID vaccine. Our next book will be "The Stati...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Healing Arts on the Green

6:30pm - 7:45pm
Off Site
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health, Wellness, & Lifestyle
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 100
Event Details:
Healing Arts on the Green To support our community's health and wellness as we transition out of the pandemic, First Church of Christ, Congregational, 1652, and the Farmington Libraries are hosting a series of free experiential events to help part...

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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: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
These beeswax food wraps will help you store and transport food, all while reducing your environmental footprint!  Kits will be available at the Information Services desk starting on Wednesday, September 22. The kits will be labeled...

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This event is in the "Adults" group.
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Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Lecture, History, & Culture, Health, Wellness, & Lifestyle
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 96
Event Details:
Join Ehris Urban and Velya Jancz-Urban, the team that makes up Grounded Goodwife, on a journey into the green witch’s world, where you’ll explore nature’s gifts and enjoy holistic wellness. These authors will discuss their book and do a short worksho...

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Virtual Crafternoon with Creativebug

All Day
Barney Library
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: Barney Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:
Spend the afternoon making a project with Creativebug!  Craft kits will be available for pick up at the Barney Library beginning the day of the program and will be left out for you to pick up the rest of the week. When you are ready to try ou...

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This event is in the "Adults" group.
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Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Details:
We will be dipping fall leaves in beeswax to preserve them for a beautiful decoration. You can pick up your kit of materials at the Adult Services desk on the second floor starting Tuesday September 28. The link to the instructional video w...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Paint Along Outdoors

2:30pm - 4:00pm
Main Library
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Library Garden Patio
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:
Enjoy a relaxing evening of painting outdoors on the library garden patio. The instructor will have a unique acrylic painting ready for you to copy and will be available to answer questions about technique. Weather permitting. All suppli...

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This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Chair Pilates with Mary Therese

11:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health, Wellness, & Lifestyle
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 38
Event Details:
Virtual Chair Pilates with Mary Therese Join Mary Therese Royal, a nationally certified Pilates instructor, for this workout session.  During this class, we will take mat exercises and modify them for the chair for an easy introd...

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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: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health, Wellness, & Lifestyle
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 97
Event Details:
*** This information session was originally scheduled for September 8, 2021 *** What you need to know about the Covid-19 Vaccine Do you have questions about the Covid-19 vaccine? Join Dr. Virginia Bieluch, Chief of the Division of Infectious Di...

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This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Maker Program: Spell Book

9:00am - 5:00pm
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Maker Space
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Details:
We will be making a spooky spell book to add to our Halloween decorations. You can pick up your kit of materials at the Adult Services desk on the second floor starting Tuesday October 5 . The link to the instructional video will be em...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Ghosts and Legends with Jeff Belanger (Virtual)

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Main Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Lecture, History, & Culture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 94
Event Details:
Jeff Belanger is back with all new stories for 2021! This multi-media program will take you on a journey through the haunts in your backyard, and around the world. Pulling from his research in his books, podcasts, adventures, and the variou...

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This event is in the "Adults" group.

The Modernistics Quintet: The 20s Roar Again!

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Main Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Main Library Lawn
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Garmany Music Series
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 100
Event Details:
The Modernistics Quintet: The 20s Roar Again! The Modernistics celebrate the 1920s with hit songs, high-energy tap dance numbers, and exuberant instrumentals by the great tunesmiths of the day - George Gershwin, ...

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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.

Board of Trustees Meeting

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Special Event
Event Details:
The public is invited to attend the monthly meeting of the Library Board of Trustees. Due to current health and safety concerns, the Board will meet on the third Wednesday of every month at 7:00 p.m. via Zoom. Please check the calendar f...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Chair Pilates with Mary Therese

11:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health, Wellness, & Lifestyle
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 38
Event Details:
Virtual Chair Pilates with Mary Therese Join Mary Therese Royal, a nationally certified Pilates instructor, for this workout session.  During this class, we will take mat exercises and modify them for the chair for an easy introd...

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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.

Author Talk: Nick Bellantoni (Virtual)

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Lecture, History, & Culture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 33
Event Details:
Author Talk: Nick Bellantoni  Stone and brick tombs were repositories for the physical remains of many of Connecticut’s wealthiest and influential families. The desire to be interred within burial vaults, rather than have their wooden coffins...

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This event is in the "Adults" group.
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Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Details:
Enjoy the season with these pumpkin spice candles! Kits will be available at the Information Services desk starting on Wednesday, October 20. The kits will be labeled with your name and will be left out until you pick it up. On...

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This event is in the "Adults" group.

Eat This Not That (Virtual)

11:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health, Wellness, & Lifestyle
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 60
Event Details:
Eat This Not That! Good nutrition can positively impact our immune system, health, well-being, productivity, performance, energy, mood, weight management, and prevent certain chronic diseases.  Join us for this fun and interactive nutrition p...

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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.

A Conversation with Author Lynn Katz (Virtual)

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Main Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Lecture, History, & Culture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 74
Event Details:
Join us for a thought-provoking conversation with Lynn Katz, a former Farmington High School principal. Her debut novel, The Surrogate, explores the psychological profile of a disturbed teen and the high school English teacher who tries to ...

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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.

Virtual Chair Pilates with Mary Therese

11:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health, Wellness, & Lifestyle
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 38
Event Details:
Virtual Chair Pilates with Mary Therese Join Mary Therese Royal, a nationally certified Pilates instructor, for this workout session.  During this class, we will take mat exercises and modify them for the chair for an easy introd...

Disclaimer(s)

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

Board of Trustees Meeting

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Special Event
Event Details:
The public is invited to attend the monthly meeting of the Library Board of Trustees. Due to current health and safety concerns, the Board will meet on the third Wednesday of every month at 7:00 p.m. via Zoom. Please check the calendar f...