Master Class: Learn to Felt

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Master craftswoman Roxann Lovell will lead participants through the creation of one of her signature felted bags. Each participant will finish this series with their own bag and a brand new skill in the art of felting! No experience necessary. REQUIREMENTS: Must attend all classes. Ages 16+ only. Space is limited. Registration required. Call 860.673.6791 […]

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The 5th Annual Maker Fair is Here!

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The Farmington Libraries Maker Fair is back, with even more hands-on activities and new technologies to try! All ages welcome. Activities will include: Virtual Reality Soldering Knitting Makey Makey Claymation Robotics …and so much more!   WHEN: Sunday, March 25, 1:00 – 4:00 PM WHERE: Main Library, 6 Monteith Drive SPECIAL PROGRAMS: 1:30 – 3:30 […]

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DIY Spring @ The Maker Space

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Take part in Do-It-Yourself (DIY) culture by learning to create beautiful items in our Maker Space! No experience necessary. Supplies will be provided. Ages 12+ (ADULTS TOO!). Space is limited. Registration required. Registration opens one month before the program. WED March 21 @ 6:30 PM Mini Journals Register 2/21 THURS March 29 @ 6:30 PM […]

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Jewelry Hour: Spring Classes

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Do you want to learn how to make (and fix) jewelry? Join us for this regular drop-in program for adults. Morning and afternoon classes at both libraries are available. Use the library’s supplies or bring your own. Barney Library Thursday, March 15, 2 PM – Register Thursday, April 19, 2 PM – Register Thursday, May 17, […]

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Bullet Journal Bar @ The Maker Space

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Every Other Thursday @ 10:00 AM Maker Space, Main Library Bullet journals are customizable organization systems that can be your to-do list, sketchbook, notebook, and diary – but most likely, all of the above! Learn new techniques, find inspiration with others, and keep your journal up to date each month. Supplies will be provided, just […]

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Master Class: How To Take Better Photographs With Your Camera

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Mondays, 1/22, 2/5, 2/12, 2/26, 3/5, 3/12 6:00 – 8:00 PM Maker Space Do you have a camera (DSLR, Point & Shoot &/or Mirrorless) that is still in the box or you tried using it a few times and it ended up in the closet? Well it’s time to blow off the dust! Photographer Andy Mars will show you tips on […]

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The Studio Open House

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Monday, January 29 6:00 – 8:00 PM Main Library Join us in for the first glimpse of our brand-new experiential and media production lab, The Studio! Here is just a sampling of what you can do: Record a podcast Use the green screen to transport yourself Explore the human body with zSpace Experience virtual reality with […]

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DIY Winter @ the Maker Space

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Due to high demand, we request that you only sign up for four (4) programs of this series. No experience necessary. Supplies will be provided. Ages 12+ (ADULTS TOO!). Make Your Own Gift Wrap – Register Wednesday, December 13, 6:30 PM Say goodbye to generic wrapping paper! Make one-of-a-kind gift wrap in the color of […]

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Jewelry Hour: Winter Classes

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Do you want to learn how to make jewelry? Join us for this regular drop-in program for adults. Morning and afternoon classes at both libraries are available. Use the library’s supplies or bring your own. Learn how to design and make your own jewelry, fix broken jewelry, the sky’s the limit! Barney Library Thursday, December […]

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Winter Morning Make-It Classes

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Due to high demand, we request that you only sign up for four (4) programs of this series. Take a break from the hustle and bustle this fall with these colorful & creative craft ideas! No experience necessary. Supplies will be provided. Ages 12+ (ADULTS TOO!). Holiday Cards – Register Thursday, December 7, 10:00 AM Get festive […]

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