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Holiday Favorite, The Nutcracker, at the Farmington Libraries

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The Farmington Libraries invite fans of all ages for a showing of the holiday favorite, The Nutcracker. This showing will take place at 7:00 PM at the Main Library at 6 Monteith Drive. Choreographer George Balanchine’s production of Tchaikovsky’s ballet, “The Nutcracker,” has become the most famous stage production of the ballet performed in the […]

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Garmany Music Series: Joy to the World, Holiday Music for Guitar and Mandolin

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On Saturday, December 6, the Farmington Libraries will host the Connecticut-based husband and wife team of Judy Handler and Mark Levesque for a guitar and mandolin concert entitled, “Joy to the World: Holiday Music for Guitar and Mandolin.” This event will take place at 2:00 p.m. at the Farmington Main Library at 6 Monteith Drive. […]

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“Let it Be: The Beatles, January 1969”

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On Thursday, December 4, from 7:00 – 8:30 p.m., the Farmington Libraries welcome back Aaron Krerowicz for a lecture entitled, “Let it Be: The Beatles, January 1969.” This event will take place at the main library at 6 Monteith Drive. January 1969, in which the Beatles recorded what would ultimately constitute the album Let it […]

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Professor-Led Book Discussion Group: The Piano Teacher by Elfriede Jelinek

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On Thursday, November 20, the Farmington Libraries welcome Professor Nels Highberg as he leads our classic book discussion on the novel, The Piano Teacher by Elfriede Jelinek. This event will take place at 7:00 p.m. at the Main Library at 6 Monteith Drive. The most popular work from provocative Austrian Nobel laureate Elfriede Jelinek, The […]

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Garmany Music Series: Jeff Wieselberg

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On Tuesday, November 18, the Farmington Libraries will host local jazz pianist and vocalist, Jeff Wieselberg. This event will take place at 7:00 p.m. at the Main Library at 6 Monteith Drive. Jeff Wieselberg was born and raised in New Jersey, where he began taking piano lessons at the age of 7 and played in […]

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Teacher-Led Meditation Sessions

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On Tuesday, November 4, and Tuesday, November 11, the Farmington Libraries welcome Clare Vidich in leading two different meditation sessions. Each Session will take place at 7:00 p.m. at the Main Library at 6 Monteith Drive. “Imagine you are carrying a private retreat around inside you, a sanctuary you can visit whenever modern life gets […]

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Fall Into the Facts of Reverse Mortgages

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On Thursday, November 6, CT Liberty Mortgages will conduct an education session at the Farmington Libraries on reverse mortgages. This event will take place at 6:00 p.m. at the Main Library at 6 Monteith Drive. Light refreshments will be served. Experienced lenders will be on hand to answer questions such as: What is a reverse […]

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Decorating for the Holidays with Emmy-nominated Lifestyle Expert Mar Jennings

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On Saturday, November 8, Mar Jennings returns to the Farmington Libraries to share his ‘sMARt tips’ on decorating for the holidays. He will also share ideas from his new design book, LIFE ON MAR’S: Creating Casual Luxury. Books will be available for purchase and signing following his presentation. This event will take place at 2:00pm […]

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Farmington Libraries’ 8th Annual Kristallnacht Lecture With Margot Jeremias

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On Monday, November 10, 2014, at 10:00 a.m., the Farmington Libraries hosted its 8th Annual Kristallnacht lecture with speaker Margot Jeremias. Margot Jeremias grew up in Germany and was seven years-old when Hitler came to power. She witnessed Kristallnacht firsthand, and, for the two years that followed, suffered under the much different and frightening Nazi regime until being […]

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Journey into the Paranormal with the Northeast Paranormal Investigations Society

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The Farmington Library delves into the paranormal on Tuesday, October 28, 2014, when Adam Shefts of the Northeast Paranormal Investigation Society will take us on a “Journey into the Paranormal.” This event will take place at 7:00 p.m. at the main library at 6 Monteith Drive. Do you believe in ghosts? Do you want to […]

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