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Coffee & Canvas Fall 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. Wednesday, September 6, 2:00 PM – Register Main Library Wednesday, October 4, 2:00 PM – Register Main Library Wednesday, November 1, 2:00 PM – Register Main Library These programs are for adults.

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Art:21 – Art in the Twenty-First Century Screening

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Tuesday, September 20 4:00 PM Main Library Join the Farmington Public Schools for a screening of a new episode of Art:21. Art:21 – Art in the 21st Century is a PBS series, educational resource, archive, and history of contemporary art. It premiered in 2001, and is now broadcast in over 50 countries worldwide. Premiering a new season every […]

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Giftmaking Mornings @ the Maker Space

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Wednesdays, September 28 – December 14 10:30 AM Main Library Maker Space Register separately for each program in this series. Every session will feature a different project suitable for gift-giving. No programs on October 12, November 23. September 28: Felted Soap – Register October 5: Polymer Clay Buttons – Register October 19: Leather Flowers – […]

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Fall Crafting Series @ the Maker Space

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This series will provide you with all your Fall décor needs! Paper Apples – Registration required Tuesday, September 20, 10:30 AM Use Fall colored craft paper and twigs to make these cute apples! Paper Fall Banner – Registration required Tuesday, October 4, 10:30 AM Hang a decorative Autumnal banner for all your fall festivities! Birch Tree […]

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Healthy Harvest in the Clean Food Kitchen with Terry Walters

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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 7:00 PM Main Library Whether you’re heading back to school or gearing up for winter, join Terry for this educational and inspiring event and learn how to boost your immune system and stay healthy throughout the seasons. Terry Walters is a best-selling author at the forefront of the clean eating lifestyle movement. […]

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Independent Film Series: Fall Showings

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GLASSLAND (2016) Monday, September 26, 6:30 PM John (JACK REYNOR) lives with his mother, Jean (TONI COLLETTE), in a social housing suburb and ekes out a meager existence as a taxi driver. After finding out his mother is dying due to her alcoholism, John offers his services to a petty criminal in order to pay for […]

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Farmington in the Civil War

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Monday, September 19, 2016 7:00 PM Main Library Join Betty Coykendall, Town Historian, and Cliff Alderman of the Unionville Museum to learn about the role Farmington and its residents played in the Civil War. This will include a discussion of notable local figures, accounts of soldiers, and a commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the […]

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Coloring Cafe Fall 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, September 22, 2:00 PM – Register for a reminder Barney Library Thursday, October 27, 2:00 PM […]

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Edible Plants and Fungi of Autumn

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Wednesday, September 21, 2016 6:30 PM Main Library Autumn is a time of bounty and harvest for woodland creatures and foragers alike: nuts are falling to the forest floor, fruits are ripening and scenting the crisp fall air, roots and tubers are thickening up in anticipation of sustaining the plants through the tough winter, and […]

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Garmany Music Series: Survivors Swing Band

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Tuesday, September 20, 2016 6:30 PM Main Library Remember when you listened, sang, and danced to the great old tunes of the 1920’s through 1940’s? Has it been a while? Let the Survivors Swing Band revive those memories for you and get your toes a-tappin’ and fingers snappin’ in the process!  Do you want to […]

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