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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July 2020 Adult Programs at a glance!

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Visit our events calendar or call us at (860) 673-6791 x 5 to sign up!

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Imagine Your Story: Adult Summer Reading is Here!

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As we celebrate your story during this unusual time, we invite you to participate in our Summer Reading Program! Read the instructions below to see how to take part in the program. The more you participate, the likelier you are to win a gift card to a fabulous local establishment!

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Join the Stuck-at-Home Challenge!

This program is open to all ages. Each challenge you complete is one entry to win one of our prize packs! Don’t forget to fill out the form below to enter! Prize Packs Challenges Read or listen to a book Learn something new Go for a walk Try a new recipe Paint or draw a […]

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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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New York City a La Carte! A Farmington Libraries Bus Trip

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New York City, a La Carte! A Farmington Libraries Bus Trip Wednesday, October 3, 2018 Join Director, Jay Johnston on this traditional visit to New York City! Shop, see the sights, enjoy fine dining, culture, and more! Some options include: MOMA High Line SOHO (South of Houston Street) DUMBO (Down Under the Manhattan Bridge Overpass) Brooklyn Bridge Jane’s Carousel (under the Brooklyn Bridge) […]

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Ukulele for Everyone!

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Join the ranks of ukulele players like Elvis, Jack Johnson, and Israel Kamakawiwo’ole! Instructor Julie Stepanek will lead beginners through a lesson, strum-along, and Q&A about the instrument. Feel free to bring your own instrument, but if you don’t have one, it will be provided for you! This program is for adults and teens. Ages […]

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Understanding Your Best Friend with Phil the Dog Listener

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If you want to gain a much better understanding of your dog and its challenging behaviors, then this session led by Phil Klein, Certified Dog Listener, is for you and your family! Learn the simple, dog-friendly changes in how to interact with your dog to transform its behavior in a kind and lasting way. In […]

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Garmany Music Series Outdoor Concert: The Kerry Boys

The Kerry Boys are Connecticut’s favorite Irish balladeers and have been performing together for over 27 years, dazzling fans of all ages from Maine to New York. Their humorous, high-energy show will have you clapping and singing along in no time, engaging you from start to finish with their wide collection of traditional and original […]

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