Monthly Archives: August 2016

Healthy Harvest in the Clean Food Kitchen with Terry Walters

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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 7:00 PM Main Library Whether you’re heading back to school or gearing up for winter, join Terry for this educational and inspiring event and learn how to boost your immune system and stay healthy throughout the seasons. Terry Walters is a best-selling author at the forefront of the clean eating lifestyle movement. […]

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Independent Film Series: Fall Showings

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GLASSLAND (2016) Monday, September 26, 6:30 PM John (JACK REYNOR) lives with his mother, Jean (TONI COLLETTE), in a social housing suburb and ekes out a meager existence as a taxi driver. After finding out his mother is dying due to her alcoholism, John offers his services to a petty criminal in order to pay for […]

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Farmington in the Civil War

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Monday, September 19, 2016 7:00 PM Main Library Join Betty Coykendall, Town Historian, and Cliff Alderman of the Unionville Museum to learn about the role Farmington and its residents played in the Civil War. This will include a discussion of notable local figures, accounts of soldiers, and a commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the […]

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Coloring Cafe Fall Sessions

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Get in on the adult coloring craze! Coloring promotes relaxation and stress-reduction. Listen to relaxing music, enjoy some Starbucks Coffee, and color your stress away! The library will provide all supplies, but feel free to bring your own. Thursday, September 22, 2:00 PM – Register for a reminder Barney Library Thursday, October 27, 2:00 PM […]

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Edible Plants and Fungi of Autumn

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Wednesday, September 21, 2016 6:30 PM Main Library Autumn is a time of bounty and harvest for woodland creatures and foragers alike: nuts are falling to the forest floor, fruits are ripening and scenting the crisp fall air, roots and tubers are thickening up in anticipation of sustaining the plants through the tough winter, and […]

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Garmany Music Series: Survivors Swing Band

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Tuesday, September 20, 2016 6:30 PM Main Library Remember when you listened, sang, and danced to the great old tunes of the 1920’s through 1940’s? Has it been a while? Let the Survivors Swing Band revive those memories for you and get your toes a-tappin’ and fingers snappin’ in the process!  Do you want to […]

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Maker Space: Sarah Tries Embroidering

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Both the embroidery machine and sewing machine are by far two of the most requested pieces of equipment to get trained on here at the library’s Maker Space. We have already seen trained patrons returning to the space to use the machines for their own personal sewing projects and crafts. After seeing so many amazing ideas and designs […]

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Fall Adult Crafternoons

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We have all your Autumnal decor needs at this Fall’s Adult Crafternoons at the Barney! Painted Acorns – Register for a reminder Thursday, September 15, 2:00 PM Paper Roll Pumpkins – Register for a reminder Thursday, October 13, 2:00 PM Adult Crafternoons: Painted & Leaf Decoupage Mason Jars – Register for a reminder Thursday, November 10, 2:00 PM

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Coffee & Canvas Fall Sessions

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Join us for coffee and painting lessons with certified art teacher and accomplished artist Jane Maciel. Space is limited. REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Thursday, September 8, 2:00 PM – Register Barney Library Thursday, October 6, 2:00 PM – Register Barney Library Thursday, November 3, 2:00 PM – Register Barney Library These programs are for adults.

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Director’s College: When God Looked Down and Wept

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Wednesday, September 7, 2016 7:00 PM Main Library This incredible story is one that was almost not told. Out of the millions that were imprisoned and perished in Nazi concentration camps during World War II, Benjamin survived the Mauthausen sub-camp at Melk and the hellish nightmare that was Gunskirchen. Benjamin immigrated to the United States […]

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