Library News

Centennial Celebration High Tea

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Thursday, October 19 1:00 PM Barney Library Join us in celebrating our 100th year of service with a 21st-century luncheon! Enjoy lunch and a presentation by Dr. Charles Leach illustrating the development of the libraries in Farmington! The program will also include a showing of “A Legacy Brought Forward: The Farmington Libraries, Then and Now.” Tickets are $20 per […]

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Meditation: The WOW Factor, Younger, Thinner, Healthier and More

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Wednesday, October 4 7:00 PM Main Library Based on his own experience as a gerontologist and someone who has been meditating for many years, Dr. Matthew Raider will talk about what keeps you young even as your body ages. He will also explore the eternal nature of consciousness and explain how you can experience it […]

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Maker Space Blog: Favorite 3D Printing Videos

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Trying to explain what 3D printing is can be a very tricky task. As librarians here at the Farmington Libraries, we are very lucky to be immersed in new, emerging technology on a daily basis, so it is easy for us to understand how things like 3D printing works, and exactly what it is capable […]

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Lynda.com: Re-Energize Your Workweek

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With school back in session and fall weather fast approaching, we are all wondering “where did the summer go?” And for many working individuals, there is no summer break. Which is why having the right resources to help you re-energize your busy work week are crucial to staying on top of your game, and getting […]

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DIY Fall @ the Maker Space

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Due to high demand, we request that you only sign up for two (2) programs of this series. No experience necessary. Supplies will be provided. Ages 12+ (ADULTS TOO!). Hot Glue Resistance Painting – Register Wednesday, September 27, 6:30 PM Use a hot glue gun to outline a design on canvas, then add watercolor paint […]

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100th Anniversary Platinum Concert: Music of the 1940s and 50s with the Dick Campo Big Band

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Tuesday, September 19 6:30 PM Main Library Be transported back in time to the 1940s and 1950s! The Dick Campo Big Band delivers a danceable swinging sound that will get you up and dancing! Comprised of a group of experienced and professional musicians and singers, they have gained a reputation as one of the best […]

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Silhouette Cameo for Beginners @ the Maker Space

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Tuesday, September 26 10:00 AM Maker Space Learn the basics of the Silhouette Cameo and create a decorative keepsake to bring home or share with a friend! The Silhouette Cameo is an electronic cutter that uses a small blade to cut various materials. In this class, you will learn how to use it to make things […]

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Fall Adult Crafternoons

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Get your craft on this fall with Adult Crafternoons at the Barney! Rolled Magazine Coasters – Please register Thursday, September 21, 2:00 PM Rock Photo Holders – Please register Thursday, October 12, 2:00 PM Body Scrubs – Please register Thursday, November 9, 2:00 PM

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Barney Jewelry Hour: Fall Sessions

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Do you want to learn how to make jewelry? Do you want to learn new techniques? Join us for this monthly drop-in program for adults. 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! Thursday, September 7, 2:00 PM – Register […]

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Fall Tabletop Game Nights

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Join us for Tabletop Game Nights! 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, Chess, Apples to Apples, and more! Open to teens and adults ages 12 and up. Space is limited. REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Wednesday, September 13, […]

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