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Confluence: A Celebration of Jazz Appreciation and National Poetry Months

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Tuesday, April 18 2:00 PM Barney Library April is Jazz Appreciation Month and National Poetry Month! Join local poet Geri Radacsi for a special reading from her collection Soul and All That Jazz. “A hawk’s keen; the croaks of frogs, katydids and cicadas; the whomp of a stork’s wings and acorns plopping into water; the jazz […]

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100th Anniversary: Platinum Dinner and Dance

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Garmany Music Series: The Lost Acres String Band

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Thursday, April 20 7:00 PM Main Library The Lost Acres String Band serves up a rich stew of songs and instrumentals from a wide variety of musical traditions, with the added spice of some exotic originals.  A typical show includes blues, rags, old-time and contemporary fiddle tunes, Hispanic waltzes from the old Southwest, a classic string-band […]

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Highly Sensitive Children

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Tuesday, May 2 7:00 PM Main Library Is your child/Has your older child been: Shy, “fussy”, fearful of new situations? A vivid dreamer, distressed by scary movies, and prone to hurt feelings? Showing thought beyond her/his years as well as a high level of compassion? Your child may be a highly sensitive child/teen. Roughly 20% of […]

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CANCELED – Live Well: Chronic Disease Management Series

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This series has been canceled. TUESDAYS, APRIL 4 – MAY 9 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM MAIN LIBRARY The Live Well Program, a Chronic Disease Self-Management Program (CDSMP), is a free workshop where people with different chronic health conditions attend together. The program teaches self management techniques which encourage participants to: Find better ways of […]

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Spring Adult Crafternoons

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Get your craft on this spring with Adult Crafternoons at the Barney! Painted Eggs – Please register Thursday, March 16, 2:00 PM String Art – Please register Thursday, April 13, 2:00 PM Windchimes – Please register Thursday, May 11, 2:00 PM

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Barney Jewelry Hour: Spring 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, March 23, 2:00 PM – Register […]

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DIY Spring Series @ the Maker Space

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Due to high demand, we request that you only sign up for four (4) programs of this series. No experience necessary. Supplies will be provided. Ages 12+ (ADULTS TOO!). Eraser-Stamped Tote Bags – Register Wednesday, March 22, 6:30 PM Use a stencil, a pencil eraser and your imagination  to create one-of-a-kind designs on a tote bag. […]

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Saturday Specials @ 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!). Makey Makey Frustration Game – Register Saturday, March 18 @ 3:00 PM Use Scratch programming, a simple circuit board, and cardboard to build a customized Frustration Game! […]

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Independent Film Series: Spring Showings

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NEITHER HEAVEN NOR EARTH (2016) Tuesday, March 21, 6:30 PM French Army Captain Antares Bonassieu (Jeremie Renier) and his squad are assigned to monitor the remote Wakhan valley in Afghanistan on the border of Pakistan. Occupied by local shepherds and Taliban sympathizers, this so-called “calm sector” quickly turns volatile when men from both sides of […]

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