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This event is in the "Children" group.

Movers and Groovers

February 18, 2020
9:30am - 11:00am
Barney Library
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.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

School Age Craft: Yarn Art

February 18, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Barney Library
Registration
Library Branch: Barney Library
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Teens, Children
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:
Learn to sew with yarn to create a one of a kind piece of snowflake art! ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

LEGO Saturdays at Barney

February 22, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Barney Library
Library Branch: Barney Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming, Series for School Age Kids
Event Details:
Join us on Saturdays to play and build with LEGOs.  You can display your creation in the library for a week! Drop in, no registration required! Ages 5 and up, younger siblings are welcome with parental supervision. Duplos are available for ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Movers and Groovers

February 25, 2020
9:30am - 11:00am
Barney Library
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.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Novel Ideas Book Group

February 25, 2020
1:15pm - 2:15pm
Barney Library
Library Branch: Barney Library
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Group
Event Details:
Join us for a lively discussion on the last Tuesday of the month at 1:15. Pick up a copy of the current book at the Barney library service desk. All are welcome!
February's book is "Me Talk Pretty One Day" by David Sedaris. A new collection from David Sedaris is cause for jubilation. His recent move to Paris has inspired hilarious pieces, including Me Talk Pretty One Day, about his attempts to learn Fren...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Celebrate February

February 26, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Barney Library
Registration
Library Branch: Barney Library
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming, Special Event
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
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

This event is in the "Children" group.

MyGym at Barney Library

February 27, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Barney Library
Registration
Library Branch: Barney Library
Room: Hoppin Gallery
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Health, Wellness, & Lifestyle, Special Event
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Get Moving with MyGym! Practice strength, agility, and flexibility through exercise games, music, and more with an instructor from MyGym West Hartford! Registration required! Ages 1-4 ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Crafternoons: Popsicle Display Shelf

March 2, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Barney Library
Registration
Library Branch: Barney Library
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:

Try your hand at something new!

The library will provide all supplies, but feel free to bring your own.

SPACE IS LIMITED. REGISTRATION REQUIRED.

This month we will be making a modern and trendy wall shelf out of...you guessed it, popsicle sticks! ...

Disclaimer(s)

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

Movers and Groovers

March 3, 2020
9:30am - 11:00am
Barney Library
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.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Movers and Groovers

March 10, 2020
9:30am - 11:00am
Barney Library
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.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Messy Mondays

March 16, 2020
10:00am - 10:45am
Barney Library
Registration
Library Branch: Barney Library
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Series for Little Ones
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
   Let’s get MESSY!  Come to our monthly story time and craft!  We will read a story and do a messy craft!  Be prepared to make a mess! Ages 3-5. Please register for each class individually. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Jewelry Hour

March 16, 2020
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: 8
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...

Disclaimer(s)

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

Movers and Groovers

March 17, 2020
9:30am - 11:00am
Barney Library
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.

This event is in the "Children" group.

School Age Open Art

March 17, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Barney Library
Registration
Library Branch: Barney Library
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming, Special Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
School is out early!  Come make some Art at Barney! Drop in any time between 2 and 4pm. Use your own creativity and our materials to craft, create and make a mess in our art space. You are only limited by your imagination. Registration is Requir...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Movers and Groovers

March 24, 2020
9:30am - 11:00am
Barney Library
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.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Celebrate March

March 25, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Barney Library
Registration
Library Branch: Barney Library
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming, Special Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
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

This event is in the "Children" group.

Movers and Groovers

March 31, 2020
9:30am - 11:00am
Barney Library
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.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Novel Ideas Book Group

March 31, 2020
1:15pm - 2:15pm
Barney Library
Library Branch: Barney Library
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Group
Event Details:
Join us for a lively discussion on the last Tuesday of the month at 1:15. Pick up a copy of the current book at the Barney library service desk. All are welcome!
  March's book is  "Tell the Wolves I'm Home" by Carol Rifka Brunt. It is 1987, and only one person has ever truly understood fourteen-year-old June Elbus -- her uncle, the renowned painter Finn Weiss. Shy at school and distant from h...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

The Magic of Faberge Eggs

April 2, 2020
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Barney Library
Registration
Library Branch: Barney Library
Room: Hoppin Gallery
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Lecture, History, & Culture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
A special after-hours lecture at the Barney Library! This unique and beautifully illustrated presentation will focus on the life and remarkable work of Russian master jeweler and artist, Peter Carl Fabergé. The program will feature a spectacular p...

Disclaimer(s)

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

Adult Crafternoons: Felt Flower Magnets

April 6, 2020
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: 10
Event Details:

Try your hand at something new!

The library will provide all supplies, but feel free to bring your own.

SPACE IS LIMITED. REGISTRATION REQUIRED.

This month, get your fridge ready for spring with these cute and simple flower magnets! ...

Disclaimer(s)

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

Movers and Groovers

April 7, 2020
9:30am - 10:30am
Barney Library
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.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Messy Mondays

April 20, 2020
10:00am - 10:45am
Barney Library
Registration
Library Branch: Barney Library
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Series for Little Ones
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
   Let’s get MESSY!  Come to our monthly story time and craft!  We will read a story and do a messy craft!  Be prepared to make a mess! Ages 3-5. Please register for each class individually. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Movers and Groovers

April 21, 2020
9:30am - 10:30am
Barney Library
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.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Earth Day at Barney

April 22, 2020
3:45pm - 4:30pm
Barney Library
Registration
Library Branch: Barney Library
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
It's Earth Day!  Come to Barney and make your own "grass head" planter!  Take it home and water it and watch the "hair" grow!  Registration is Required! Ages 5 and up ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Movers and Groovers

April 28, 2020
9:30am - 10:30am
Barney Library
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.