Welcome to The Book Drop: A Podcast by the Farmington Libraries

Curious about what librarians actually do or who we are?   Well our new monthly podcast The Book Drop will help to answer some of those questions, and more! Every episode, host Sarah Mias, an Information Services Librarian at the Main Library, brings on guests to talk about a range of library related topics including library book clubs, […]

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Save the Date! The 4th Annual Maker Fair

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Hands on Activities for All Ages + Skill Levels! 3D Printing Soldering Animation Coding Knitting S.T.E.A.M. Trivia LittleBits …and so much more! We Need Volunteers! Ages 14+ No experience necessary   Contact:  Anna Boisvert, aboisvert@farmingtonlibraries.org Laura Horn, lhorn@farmingtonlibraries.org

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Get Hungry! The Farmers Market Returns July 1st

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Fridays 3 – 6 PM Main Library Fresh Produce • Local Meats • Baked Goods • Prepared Foods • Italian Ice   Handmade Goods • All-Ages Activities For a full list of vendors, click here.  

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Annual 5K Solstice Race to Benefit the Farmington Village Green and Library Association

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On Wednesday, June 15, 2015, the Hartford Track Club will run its annual 5K Solstice Race. Proceeds from the race will benefit the Farmington Village Green and Library Association, of which the Farmington Libraries are a part. The race will take place at the MDC Reservoirs at 1420 Farmington Avenue in West Hartford, beginning at […]

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The 2016 Maker Fair is Coming!

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Sunday, March 20, 2016 1:00 – 4:00 PM Farmington Main Library Mark your calendars! The Farmington Libraries Maker Fair is an opportunity for the community to have hands-on experiences with 3D printers, soldering, knitting, coding, and so much more! Activity stations will be located throughout the Library, featuring low-tech and hi-tech projects for all ages […]

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Hour of Code: Computer Science is for Everyone!

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To celebrate Computer Science Education Week, the Farmington Libraries will host a workshop on computer coding for all ages and skill levels. This program will take place on Thursday, December 10, from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Main Library, located at 6 Monteith Drive. Celebrate Computer Science Education Week with Hour of Code at […]

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FVGLA Appraisal Day

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On Sunday, October 18, the Farmington Village Green and Library Association will hold its first ever Appraisal Day, where they public can bring in their antiques and valuables to have them appraised by the experts. This fundraising event will run from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Farmington Main Library, located at 6 Monteith […]

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Local Author Fair

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On Saturday, October 17, the Farmington Library will host a Local Author Fair from 1:00 to 4:00 PM at the Main Library, located at 6 Monteith Drive. Book lovers of all ages are invited to to meet children’s, young adult, and adult authors from around the region, all in one place. Get a book signed, […]

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Farmington Libraries Farmers Market to Open July 10

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On Friday, July 10, the Farmington Libraries will open for the first season of its Farmers Market, featuring locally grown fruit, vegetables, as well as coffee, baked goods, pottery, and more. Markets will take place every Friday from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., rain or shine, at the Farmington Main Library at 6 Monteith Drive. […]

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5K Solstice Race to Benefit the Farmington Village Green and Library Association

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On Wednesday, June 17, 2015, the Hartford Track Club will run its annual 5K Solstice Race. Proceeds from the race will benefit the Farmington Village Green and Library Association, of which the Farmington Libraries are a part. The race will take place at the MDC Reservoirs at 1420 Farmington Avenue in West Hartford. This is […]

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