Library News

American Museum of Natural History: A Farmington Libraries Bus Trip

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Thursday, August 16, 2018 Join Director Jay Johnston for a trip to the American Museum of Natural History in New York City! Cost is $75 per person, which includes: Bus transportation General Museum Admission (PLUS all special exhibitions, giant-screen film, and Space Show) MUSEUM TOURS & SHOWS Public Tours Free with Museum Admission All tours […]

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Line Dancing for Everyone

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Sharyn Farrell is back to show you some new moves! Line dance is fun, great exercise, and a wonderful group activity. Receive an introduction to such popular dances as the Cha-Cha Slide, Lindi Shuffle, Cupid Shuffle and more. Kick your heels up and join us! Adults, seniors and teens are welcome. No experience or partner […]

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Garmany Music Series Outdoor Concert: Hot Cat Jazz Band

Join us on the Barney Library Lawn to kick off our summer outdoor concert series with the toe-tapping music of the Hot Cat Jazz Band! Enjoy everything from the swing standards of George Gershwin, Cole Porter and Duke Ellington;  big band hits of Benny Goodman, Glenn Miller and Tommy Dorsey; to popular songs from the 1920’s, as well as some […]

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Family Concert: The KC Sisters

Bring a picnic dinner and join us for an outdoor family concert with the multi-talented fivesome The KC Sisters! Their rootsy, Americana sound incorporates folk, country, gospel, R&B, and jazz that is fun for the whole family! No registration required. Program is best suited for ages 5 and up; families are welcome. WHEN: Wednesday, June […]

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Mindful Movement: Where the Joy of Movement Meets the Stillness of Meditation

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Angela Mazur and Theresa Nygren return to guide participants through an experiential hour of participating in Let Your Yoga Dance combined with some time for guided meditation. Let Your Yoga Dance is a joyful and energizing session that will awaken your spirit and move your body. All are welcome. No experience of any kind is […]

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Tabletop Game Nights: Summer 2018

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Join us for Tabletop Game Nights at the Main Library! Play old favorites with new friends, and learn some great new games from an expert. Snacks will be provided. Games include Gloom, Munchkin, Settlers of Catan, Scrabble, Elder Sign, Hogwarts Battle and more! Please feel free to bring any games you would like to share […]

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Barney Cinema: Summer 2018

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Spend your afternoon enjoying free screenings of classic musicals every 2nd Tuesday of the month at the Barney Library! Bye Bye Birdie (1963) Tuesday, June 12, 2:00 PM When the draft selects rock star Conrad Birdie, his fans are devastated, but none more than struggling songwriter Albert Peterson (Dick Van Dyke), whose song Birdie was just […]

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Adult Crafternoons @ Barney Library: Summer 2018

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Try your hand at something new! Each month we experiment with a new craft at the Barney Library. Supplies will be provided. Space is limited. Registration required. THURS June 21 @ 2 PM Decorated Beach Bags Register Now! THURS July 26 @ 2 PM Perler Bead Drink Covers Register Now! THURS August 23 @ 2 […]

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Jewelry Hour: Summer 2018

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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, June 7, 2 PM – Register Thursday, July 19, 2 PM – Register Thursday, August 9, […]

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DIY Summer @ 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. THURS June 21 @ 6:30 PM Fabric-Covered Cork Boards Register 5/24 WED June 27 @ 6:30 […]

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