Monthly Archives: February 2016

Coffee & Canvas Spring Sessions

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Join us for coffee and painting lessons with certified art teacher and accomplished artist Jane Maciel! All materials will be provided by the Library. Space is limited. Registration required. THURSDAY, MARCH 10, 2:00 PM BARNEY LIBRARY THIS PROGRAM IS FULL THURSDAY, MAY 12, 2:00 PM BARNEY LIBRARY THIS PROGRAM IS FULL

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Spring 2016 Art Show: Abstract Art

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From March 3 – April 29, the Farmington Main Library will host an abstract art gallery show. An opening gala with the artists present will take place on Thursday, March 3, at 6:30 p.m. at the Main Library at 6 Monteith Drive. This event is open to the public. The artists featured in the show […]

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Connecticut Women’s Hall of Fame Presents ‘Celebrating 300 Years of Connecticut’s Remarkable Women’

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Wednesday, March 2, 2016 7:00 PM Main Library Join us for an interactive multi-media program and learn about some of our state’s most remarkable women! Be inspired as you learn about well-known figures like Ella Grasso, Katharine Hepburn and Marian Anderson and lesser known heroines like Maria Sanchez, Barbara McClintock and Hannah Watson. This presentation […]

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Farmington Room Blog: Connecticut Vacation Resorts, 1946

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It’s such a rainy day today, and I wanted to move away from the murder mystery we’ve been focusing on recently.  Luckily, this gem fell right into my lap–literally!  It was tucked away in the back of a book that I was cataloging, and I thought it might brighten up an otherwise dreary day.

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