Guitar Lovers!

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Come in and check out our “fine-tuned” display!

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Our Halloween party brought author Janet Lawler

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Our Halloween party was tons of fun. Janet Lawler read her book Silly Skeletons, we danced to music and had a sweet treat!

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Tea and Harp Music with Pearl Rourke

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The weather welcomed the Barney Community to our Musical Tea. Friends of the Library lent us their colorful, china teacups to embellish our tea sandwiches (which included watercress, cucumber, egg salad, chicken salad and tuna) and a variety of home made and purchased finger desserts. Pearl enchanted us with her loveliness and amazing, beautiful, talent.

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Les Julian Entertains at The Barney

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Toe tappin’ Broadway hits and sing-alongs made the Hoppin Gallery ring with Les Julian on the guitar and vocals. We had so much fun with our Barney community. Les also performed a tribute to our cherished Veterans and a heartfelt, original composition for the children of Sandy Hook.

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Thanksgiving at the Barney Library

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Children dressed in their best attire came to listen to stories, participate in a dramatic story and make a craft. .

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Claymation Animation Class

With the addition of our new iPads we have been able to utilize technology in different ways. Here are two short Claymation animation projects IMG_0475    IMG_0477   They were started and completed in one class period.

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Cupcake Wars was Challenging Fun!

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The Winner of Cupcake Wars

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“Children of God” Documentary Film

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On Wednesday, August 7, the Farmington Libraries will show the documentary film, “Children of God.” This event will take place at 7:00 p.m. at the Farmington Main Library at 6 Monteith Drive. This summer, the Farmington Libraries has selected the book, Little Princes: One Man’s Promise to Bring Home the Lost Children of Nepal, by […]

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New IPads For KidSpace

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Thanks to a generous gift from The Friends of the Farmington Library, six new IPads have been given to the Children’s Department. These will  be used in-house for special programs and story times. Modeled after a popular program, we will be starting Tech-tots in the fall. Tech-tots will consist of parent-child explorations of learning games […]

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