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CANCELED: The Relationship Between Poor Posture and Pain

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THIS PROGRAM HAS BEEN CANCELED Tuesday, July 19, 2016 7:00 PM Main Library Find out how poor posture can lead to many muscular-skeletal problems, including back pain, neck pain, and joint issues, and what you can do to improve it! Using the Gokhale Method, participants will learn about the laws of basic human architecture, the […]

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Introduction to Ukulele

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Thursday, July 14, 2016 6:30 PM Main Library Join the ranks of ukulele players like Elvis, Jack Johnson, and Israel Kamakawiwo’ole! Instructor Julie Stepanek will lead beginners through a lesson, strum-along, and Q&A about the instrument. Ukuleles will be provided, but feel free to bring your own! Julie Stepanek is an accomplished musician and songwriter […]

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Garmany Music Series Outdoor Concert: Sharades Oldies Band

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Tuesday, July 12, 2016 6:30 PM Barney Library Lawn* Sharades is back by popular demand! Bring some chairs, dinner, dancing shoes, and your friends and enjoy an evening of great music under the summer sky. Sharades is a 50’s, 60’s, 70’s, doo-wop, rock n’ roll, and oldies band that has been performing for more than […]

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Summer Crafting Series @ the Maker Space

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Get your craft on this summer at the Farmington Library Maker Space! We have crafts to fit every interest and schedule. All programs are open to ages 12+ (that includes you, adults!). Paper Daffodils Tuesday, June 21, 10:30 – 11:30 AM You’ve seen them at the library, come learn how to make them!  Create paper […]

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Coloring Cafe Summer Sessions

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Get in on the adult coloring craze! Coloring promotes relaxation and stress-reduction. Listen to relaxing music, enjoy some Starbucks Coffee, and color your stress away! The library will provide all supplies, but feel free to bring your own. Thursday, June 30, 2:00 PM – Register for a reminder Barney Library Thursday, July 28, 2:00 PM […]

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Coffee & Canvas Summer Sessions

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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 9, 2:00 PM – REGISTRATION IS FULL Barney Library Thursday, July 7, 2:00 PM – REGISTRATION IS FULL Barney Library Thursday, August 4, 2:00 PM – REGISTRATION IS FULL Barney Library These programs are […]

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Director’s College Event: Franz Schubert’s Last Year

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On Tuesday, July 28, the Farmington Libraries will host historian Jeffrey Engel for a lecture on the last years and works of composer Franz Schubert. This event will take place at 7:00 p.m. at the Farmington Main Library at 6 Monteith Drive. The last year of Franz Schubert’s life was marked by professional disappointment and […]

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ISIS & Islam: Islam is Peace

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On Tuesday, July 21, the Farmington Libraries will host a presentation on the peaceful tenets of Islam and a discussion of terror group ISIS from the point of view of the larger Muslim community. This event will take place at 6:00 p.m. at the Farmington Main Library at 6 Monteith Drive. ISIS, or Islamic State […]

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Garmany Music Series: Washboard Slim & the Bluelights

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As part of its summer outdoor concert series, Farmington Libraries will host Washboard Slim & the Bluelights on Tuesday, July 14, for a performance of music ranging from ragtime to rock. In the event of rain, this event will be moved to the Farmington Main Library at 6 Monteith Drive. This concert will take place […]

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Farmington Libraries Farmers Market to Open July 10

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On Friday, July 10, the Farmington Libraries will open for the first season of its Farmers Market, featuring locally grown fruit, vegetables, as well as coffee, baked goods, pottery, and more. Markets will take place every Friday from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., rain or shine, at the Farmington Main Library at 6 Monteith Drive. […]

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