Library News

Simplifying the Financial Aid Process

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Do you have questions about applying for financial aid for college? On Tuesday, February 11, the Farmington Libraries will host a seminar to demystify the process. This event will take place at 7:00 p.m. at the Main Library at 6 Monteith Drive. Jennifer Philips, financial aid consultant, will present, “Simplifying the Financial Aid Process,” a […]

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Professor-Led Book Discussion Group: “Things Fall Apart” by Chinua Achebe

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On Thursday, February 20, the Farmington Libraries welcome Professor Nels Highberg as he leads our classic book discussion on the novel, Things Fall Apart, by Chinua Achebe. This event will take place at 7:00 p.m. at the main library at 6 Monteith Drive. Things Fall Apart tells two intertwining stories, both centering on Okonkwo, a […]

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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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