Library News

An Introduction to Ayurveda with Dr. Marc Edwards

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On Tuesday, February 4, 2014, the Farmington Libraries welcome Dr. Marc Edwards for the first of three informative sessions on Ayurveda. This event will take place at the Farmington Main Library at 6 Monteith Drive at 7:00 p.m. Ayurveda gives timeless and profound knowledge of how to optimize health and longevity. It explains our individual […]

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Farmington Libraries Maker Faire

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The Farmington Libraries will host its first Maker Faire on Sunday, February 2, 2014, from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM. This event will take place at the Farmington Main Library at 6 Monteith Drive. The Maker Faire is full of free opportunities for hands-on learning and demonstrations of what children can create using the tools […]

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The Beatles’ Alter Ego, Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band

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On Thursday, January 30, from 7:00 – 8:30 p.m., Aaron Krerowicz returns to the Farmington Libraries for a lecture entitled, “The Beatles’ Alter Ego, Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band.” This event will take place at the main library at 6 Monteith Drive. Since its release in 1967, the Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club […]

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Garmany Music Series: Dana Lauren Jazz

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On Sunday, January 26, the Farmington Libraries will host local singing sensation Dana Lauren for a performance of jazz standards with fresh arrangements and classic swing. This event will take place at 2:00 p.m. at the Main Library at 6 Monteith Drive. Dana Lauren has been compared to Adele and Ella Fitzgerald; a unique combination […]

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Director’s College Event: Presenting Alfred Hitchcock

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On Wednesday, January 22, the Farmington Libraries will host a lecture on Alfred Hitchcock with Sidney Gottlieb, Professor of Media Studies at Sacred Heart University. This event will take place at 7:00 p.m. at the Farmington Main Library at 6 Monteith Drive. Alfred Hitchcock created over fifty films during his lifetime, many of which are […]

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Guitar Lovers!

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

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Tuesday Night Writing Club

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Are you looking for a place to write and get together with other like-minded people? Try out our Tuesday Night Writing Club! All writers of all ages are welcome. The space may change from week-to-week; check in at the Information Services Desk for the week’s location. You bring your lap top and your power chords, […]

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2013 Staff Favorites

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We took an informal survey of our staff on their favorite books from 2013, and here are the suggestions we received. Did we miss some of your favorites? Let us know in the comments section – we would love to hear about the books YOU loved from the past year. FICTION Sweet Tea Revenge by […]

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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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