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This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
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Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Health, Wellness, & Lifestyle
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 82
Event Details:
Overcoming Stress and Anxiety During These Challenging Times Through Meditation: Virtual Lecture and Meditation with Umesh Bhatia We are living in a time that often feels confusing and stressful.  People are more anxious and th...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Dial-a-Story

All Day
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Series for Little Ones, Series for School Age Kids
Event Details:
This is a NEW program that the children’s department is launching called Dial-a-Story! Call us at 860-673-6791, choose option 8, and then select what type of recording you would like to hear! No Registration Required ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

VIRTUAL - YA Lit Lovers Book Group

June 9, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Group
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:
YA Lit Lovers Book Group Are you a little less Y and a little more A, but can’t get enough of YA books? It’s ok, no really, it’s okay. This book group is for you! Funny, heart-wrenching, time-traveling, world-bending, stereotype shattering YA book...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Storytime at Home

All Day
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Series for Little Ones
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Every Wednesday morning the children's staff will be sending Storytime at Home emails to registered families with special notes from the librarians, informative links, and a PDF of rhymes, fingerplays, activities, and crafts all around a theme.&...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

VIRTUAL Class: Paint a Masterpiece

June 10, 2020
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Details:
Join Tara McLeod for this online painting meet-up! We will be making art inspired by Paul Cezanne's "Still Life (Nature Morte)". Follow along with the instructor and give an old masterpiece a new look!  Make sure you gather the supplies yo...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Dial-a-Story

All Day
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Series for Little Ones, Series for School Age Kids
Event Details:
This is a NEW program that the children’s department is launching called Dial-a-Story! Call us at 860-673-6791, choose option 8, and then select what type of recording you would like to hear! No Registration Required ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Virtual Class: JobNow Resume Builder E-resource Tour

June 16, 2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Business & Personal Finance
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Details:
Get your trusty Farmington Library card ready to discover JobNow! Get help with your resume and cover letters, search resume templates and get feedback from the JobNow coaches. JobNow also has interview help and career resources. Let us give you a to...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Quarantine Book Club--Librarian's Pick

June 16, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Group
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Details:
Welcome to the Quarantine Book Club--Librarian's Pick! Our book club will meet the third Tuesday of each month and we will read and discuss a book chosen by the moderator, librarian Christine Edgar. Registration is required. Join us via Zoom! I...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Quarantine Book Club: Light Reads

June 16, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Group
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Details:
Welcome to the Quarantine Book Club: Light Reads! This book club will meet the third Tuesday of each month. We will read a variety of light reads and romance. If it's fluffy, romantic, or silly, it's the escape we're looking for!   Th...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Storytime at Home

All Day
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Series for Little Ones
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Every Wednesday morning the children's staff will be sending Storytime at Home emails to registered families with special notes from the librarians, informative links, and a PDF of rhymes, fingerplays, activities, and crafts all around a theme.&...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

VIRTUAL Adult Trivia Night

June 19, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Details:
Raise a glass of your favorite beverage and put your heads together (but apart) for a fun evening of virtual trivia competition! You can play in a group or by yourself! Each team gets one seat! Registration Required. Join us via Zoom!...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming, Series for School Age Kids
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Details:
Take and Make Crafts for our school age friends. A new craft will be featured each Monday; registration is required, and each week is a separate registration.  Craft bags will be available for pickup at the Main Library during open hours. (Pleas...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Take & Make Crafts For K-3

All Day
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming, Series for School Age Kids
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Details:
Take and Make Crafts for our school age friends.  A new craft will be featured each Monday; registration is required, and each week is a separate registration.  Craft bags will be available for pickup at the Main Library during open hours. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming, Series for Little Ones
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Details:
Take and Make Crafts for the youngest of our friends.  A new craft will be featured each Monday; registration is required, and each week is a separate registration.  Craft bags will be available for pickup at the Main Library during open ho...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Dial-a-Story

All Day
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Series for Little Ones, Series for School Age Kids
Event Details:
This is a NEW program that the children’s department is launching called Dial-a-Story! Call us at 860-673-6791, choose option 8, and then select what type of recording you would like to hear! No Registration Required ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Storytime at Home

All Day
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Series for Little Ones
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Every Wednesday morning the children's staff will be sending Storytime at Home emails to registered families with special notes from the librarians, informative links, and a PDF of rhymes, fingerplays, activities, and crafts all around a theme.&...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Take & Make STEM for Grades 4-6

All Day
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming, Science & Technology, Series for School Age Kids
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Details:
A new STEM activity bag will be featured each Wednesday; registration is required, and each week is a separate registration.  Activity bags will be available for pickup at the Main Library during open hours. (Please check the library’s web page ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Take & Make STEM for Grades K-3

All Day
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming, Science & Technology, Series for School Age Kids
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Details:
A new STEM activity bag will be featured each Wednesday; registration is required, and each week is a separate registration.  Activity bags will be available for pickup at the Main Library during open hours. (Please check the library’s web page ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Virtual--Ladybug and Bee Painted Rocks (Morning)

June 24, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Maker Space
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming, Maker Space & The Studio
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Spring is here and we are embracing the bugs! We will paint rocks to create a ladybug and bee painted rocks. Simple, relaxing, and fun! This program will meet virtually via Zoom. Shortly before the program you will receive Zoom information via ema...

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.

Virtual--Ladybug and Bee Painted Rocks (Afternoon)

June 24, 2020
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Maker Space
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming, Maker Space & The Studio
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Spring is here and we are embracing the bugs! We will paint rocks to create a ladybug and bee painted rocks. Simple, relaxing, and fun! This program will meet virtually via Zoom. Shortly before the program you will receive Zoom information via ema...

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.
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Health, Wellness, & Lifestyle, Parents & Caregivers
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 94
Event Details:
It isn’t easy to experience calm, healthy connections, and growth during such a challenging time, but it is possible. This presentation, followed by a Q & A, will start by identifying and normalizing common experiences of anxiety/stress during th...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Virtual Adult Spelling Bee ages 16 & over

June 26, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:
Join us for our first ever Virtual Spelling Bee! Teens 16 and over and adults are invited to study up and join us for a one round elimination spelling bee. The winner will receive a spiffy new Farmington Library Tote Bag and gift card from Rebel D...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming, Series for School Age Kids
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Details:
Take and Make Crafts for our school age friends. A new craft will be featured each Monday; registration is required, and each week is a separate registration.  Craft bags will be available for pickup at the Main Library during open hours. (Pleas...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Take & Make Crafts For K-3

All Day
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming, Series for School Age Kids
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Details:
Take and Make Crafts for our school age friends.  A new craft will be featured each Monday; registration is required, and each week is a separate registration.  Craft bags will be available for pickup at the Main Library during open hours. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming, Series for Little Ones
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Details:
Take and Make Crafts for the youngest of our friends.  A new craft will be featured each Monday; registration is required, and each week is a separate registration.  Craft bags will be available for pickup at the Main Library during open ho...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Dial-a-Story

All Day
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Series for Little Ones, Series for School Age Kids
Event Details:
This is a NEW program that the children’s department is launching called Dial-a-Story! Call us at 860-673-6791, choose option 8, and then select what type of recording you would like to hear! No Registration Required ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Book Club--Novel Ideas

June 30, 2020
1:15pm - 2:15pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Group
Event Details:
We will be taking our long-standing book group, and meeting via Zoom. All members will be sent a Zoom meeting link and password. Don't forget to find a quiet place and mute your microphone when not actively speaking. Our next book will be "Radium ...