Online Paint Along

Author Archives: Tara McLeod

Online Paint Along

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Our patrons have talent! Here are some pictures from our online painting meetups this summer!

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Get creative with Earth-friendly activities on Creativebug!

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Give new life to old objects and get innovative with those cardboard delivery boxes! Log in to Creativebug using your Farmington Libraries card and try out some fun eco-friendly crafts.

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Get started with Hoopla

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Enjoy ebooks, audiobooks, and videos on Hoopla using your Farmington Libraries card. Recently, Hoopla made its Bonus Borrows Collection, consisting of over 1000 titles, available for anyone with a Hoopla account. Borrowing any of these titles will not count against the five credits you currently get through the Farmington Libraries. Not sure how to get […]

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Using the Libby App

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Want to learn how to use Libby, by OverDrive, to borrow and download audiobooks and ebooks onto your device? Caroline makes it easy to get set up with the app. Watch her step by step tutorial here.

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Jamming out in the Farmington Library

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Earlier this September, Mary Lee Brody demonstrated two methods of making jam for Farmington Library patrons as part of our popular Master Class series. Patrons tried delicious grape and strawberry jam with crackers and left with jam-making know-how. Interested in attending one of our classes? Sign up in October for Mary’s no-knead bread making class […]

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March of Dimes visits the Farmington Libraries

The Farmington Libraries ended the winter season with a successful Sit-n’-Knit class, led by our in-house knitting expert Jodi Lewanda. Under Jodi’s tutelage, Farmington Libraries patrons learned to knit squares of yarn and then sew them together to make baby blankets for March of Dimes. Thank you to Deborah Poudrier-Fafard, the Associate Executive Director of […]

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Maker Space: Introducing the Cricut Maker and EasyPress

Didn’t get all the crafting equipment you wanted over the holiday season? The Farmington Libraries can help! The Maker Space is now home to the Cricut Maker and the Cricut EasyPress. The Cricut Maker is a cutting machine which, with the correct blade and mat, can cut a range of material, including cardstock, vinyl, fabric, […]

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