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Explore Inner Peace within through Meditation, a Two-Part Series

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Tuesday, July 25 & Tuesday, August 1 7:00 PM Main Library Find out how meditation can awaken us to the source of all peace within. It is recognized how meditation can help the body, mind and spirit. Incorporating meditation into one’s life has many positive effects. Please join Clare Vidich, longtime meditator, for these very […]

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Live from NASA! Surviving on Mars

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Thursday, July 13 7:00 PM Main Library NASA is developing new technologies and capabilities to send astronauts farther than ever before, first to an asteroid in the 2020’s, and onward to Mars by the 2030’s! They are furthering studies to determine the best possible technology astronauts will have to operate and survival skills necessary to […]

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CANCELED Living Well with Chronic Illness

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THIS SERIES HAS BEEN CANCELED. Wednesdays, July 5 – August 9 1:00 – 3:30 PM Main Library “I was tired. I hurt all the time.  It felt like my health problems were telling me what I could and couldn’t do. Live Well workshops put me back in charge.  Now I have the energy to do […]

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Summer Adult Crafternoons

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Get your craft on this spring with Adult Crafternoons at the Barney! Sunprints – Please register Thursday, June 15, 2:00 PM Tin Can Lantern – Please register Thursday, July 20, 2:00 PM Origami – Please register Thursday, August 17, 2:00 PM

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Barney Jewelry Hour: Summer 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, June 8, 2:00 PM – Register […]

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DIY Summer @ 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!). Tie-Dye Bookmarks – Register Wednesday, June 21, 6:30 PM Just in time for summer reading, make a tie-dye bookmark with all your favorite colors using sharpies and rubbing […]

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Coffee & Canvas @ the Main Library

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Join us for coffee and painting lessons with certified art teacher and accomplished artist Jane Maciel. Space is limited. REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Thursday, June 1, 2:00 PM – Register Main Library Thursday, July 6, 2:00 PM – Register Main Library Thursday, August 3, 2:00 PM – Register Main Library These programs are for adults.

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Summer Make-It Mornings

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Stay cool this summer with our summer crafting series! No experience necessary. Supplies will be provided. Ages 12+ (ADULTS TOO!). Felt Bows – Register Thursday, June 1, 10:00 AM Create felt bows to use as hair or gift wrapping accessories. DIY Personal Key Covers – Register Thursday, June 15, 10:00 AM Create personalized key covers using […]

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Energize Your Life

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Tuesday, July 26 7:00 PM Main Library Are you feeling run-down, stressed out and exhausted by the time you get home?  Discover how you can accomplish more every day with greater ease, energy and joy! Presenter: Risa Gaull Brophy, BS, MQT of Full Circle Wellness, LLC.  As an Integrative Medicine Consultant, Chinese Medical Qi Gong […]

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KooKooKangaRoo: The Dream Achievement Tour

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Wednesday, July 20, 2016 6:30 PM (doors open at 6:00) Farmington Main Library Lawn* Koo Koo Kanga Roo is coming to the Farmington Libraries for the only Connecticut stop on their Dream Achievement Tour! Koo Koo Kanga Roo is a live show unlike anything you have ever experienced. With the carefree simplicity of your kindergarten days, […]

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