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Winter Sundays at the Main Library

The Farmington Main Library is open Sundays, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM, January 7, 21, 28, February 4, 11, 25 & March 3, 10, 17, 24.

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This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Jay Johnston Community Room
Age Group: All Ages, Adults, Teens, Children
Program Type: Music, Dance, & Film, Special Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 26
Event Details:
**Please register each member of the family attending separately** We are thrilled to welcome back the dancers of SRL School of Irish Dance!  Join us in your festive green attire for an afternoon of dance and family fun.  ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

After School Teen Readathon!

3:00pm - 5:00pm
Main Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room 1
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Group
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 22
Event Details:
Register for a two hour readathon! Bring your own personal reading book, assigned school reading, or pick something out to read and enjoy snacks and be entered into a raffle for a gift card! Open to those in Grades 7-12! Email sgentry@farmingtonli...

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If you have special needs to attend this program, please contact the library in advance.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Girls Who Code Club

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room 2
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Science & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Want to learn how to code and make some friends along the way? Bring your laptop and join our Girls Who Code Club for Grades 7-12.   Facilitated by Teen Librarian, Sage Gentry, and FHS Senior Doorva Garg, and FHS Senior and co-founder of t...

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If you have special needs to attend this program, please contact the library in advance.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Graphic Novel Book Club

5:30pm - 6:30pm
Main Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room 1
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Group
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Love graphic novels? Love manga? Register for Teen Graphic Novel Book Club! We'll discuss the book of the month, eat some snacks, and do an activity. Pick up the book for the month at the Information Services Desk on the Second Floor of the Library.&...

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If you have special needs to attend this program, please contact the library in advance.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Homeschool Hangout

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Main Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Teen Space
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:
Homeschoolers--say Fri-Yay and stop by the Teen Space for some fun board games, puzzles, and snacks. Register to save your seat. Open to those in Grades 7-12. Email sgentry@farmingtonlibraries.org with any questions. ...

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If you have special needs to attend this program, please contact the library in advance.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Girls Who Code Club

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room 2
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Science & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Want to learn how to code and make some friends along the way? Bring your laptop and join our Girls Who Code Club for Grades 7-12.   Facilitated by Teen Librarian, Sage Gentry, and FHS Senior Doorva Garg, and FHS Senior and co-founder of t...

Disclaimer(s)

If you have special needs to attend this program, please contact the library in advance.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Volunteer Club

2:30pm - 3:30pm
Main Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room 1
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Clubs & Volunteering
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 22
Event Details:
Want to get volunteer hours and help the library prepare an escape room? Register to save your seat for this meeting of Teen Volunteer Club! Open to those in Grades 9-12. Please fill out and email the attached volunteer form to sgentry@farmingtonl...

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If you have special needs to attend this program, please contact the library in advance.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Puppies and Pi(e) Day

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Jay Johnston Community Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Special Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:
Celebrate pi day with adoptable puppies and pi(e) at the library! Enjoy pizza, pie, and puppies to celebrate the best irrational number. Puppies are from Army’s Legacy, a local Animal rescue.  ...

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Puppies may nip, bite, scratch, or jump on participants. Animal behavior is unpredictable, please be sure to use your best judgment when participating in this event. 

Those with allergies related to dog fur, dander, or other related allergens, please use your best judgment when deciding whether to register for this program. 

If you have special needs to attend this program, please contact the library in advance.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

After Hours: Bubble Tea and Magical Girl Anime

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Main Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Jay Johnston Community Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Music, Dance, & Film, Special Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 41
Event Details:
It's Fri-yay! Register to enjoy some Bubble Tea, snacks, activities, and magical girl anime! Choose from classics like Sailor Moon, Shugo Chara, and Cardcaptor Sakura in this celebration of everything magical girl! Registration required. Open to t...

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If you have special needs to attend this program, please contact the library in advance.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Drop-In Craft: Jewelry Making

03/18/2024 @ 2:30pm - 03/21/2024 @ 4:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Teen Space
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming
Event Details:
Drop by the Teen Space to make jewelry! Necklaces! Bracelets! Keychains! Earrings! This craft will be available Monday-Thursday 2:30pm-4:00pm as supplies last! No registration required. First come first serve. Event will be updated if supplies r...

Disclaimer(s)

If you have special needs to attend this program, please contact the library in advance.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Girls Who Code Club

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room 2
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Science & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Want to learn how to code and make some friends along the way? Bring your laptop and join our Girls Who Code Club for Grades 7-12.   Facilitated by Teen Librarian, Sage Gentry, and FHS Senior Doorva Garg, and FHS Senior and co-founder of t...

Disclaimer(s)

If you have special needs to attend this program, please contact the library in advance.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

2024 Maker Fair

All Day
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: All Ages, Adults, Teens, Children
Program Type: Special Event
Event Details:
Visit the Main Library on Sunday, March 24 from 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM for the next Maker Fair! Enjoy demonstrations by the CT Science Center, The Coder School, ImagineNation Museum and library staff. There will be hands on crafting and experiments hap...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Girls Who Code Club

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room 2
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Science & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Want to learn how to code and make some friends along the way? Bring your laptop and join our Girls Who Code Club for Grades 7-12.   Facilitated by Teen Librarian, Sage Gentry, and FHS Senior Doorva Garg, and FHS Senior and co-founder of t...

Disclaimer(s)

If you have special needs to attend this program, please contact the library in advance.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Spa Day

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Teen Space
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
Register to save your seat for a Teen Spa Day! Make your own scrubs, paint your nails, and relax! Open to those in Grades 7-12. Email sgentry@farmingtonlibraries.org with any questions. ...

Disclaimer(s)

If you have special needs to attend this program, please contact the library in advance.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Girls Who Code Club

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room 2
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Science & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Want to learn how to code and make some friends along the way? Bring your laptop and join our Girls Who Code Club for Grades 7-12.   Facilitated by Teen Librarian, Sage Gentry, and FHS Senior Doorva Garg, and FHS Senior and co-founder of t...

Disclaimer(s)

If you have special needs to attend this program, please contact the library in advance.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Graphic Novel Book Club

5:30pm - 6:30pm
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room 1
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Group
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Love graphic novels? Love manga? Register for Teen Graphic Novel Book Club! We'll discuss the book of the month, eat some snacks, and do an activity. Pick up the book for the month at the Information Services Desk on the Second Floor of the Library.&...

Disclaimer(s)

If you have special needs to attend this program, please contact the library in advance.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Teen Space
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Clubs & Volunteering
Event Details:
Drop by the Teen Space after school to write a note of appreciation to your school librarian for school librarian appreciation day! The letters will be collected and delivered or mailed. Open to those in Grades 7-12. Email sgentry@farmingtonlibrar...

Disclaimer(s)

If you have special needs to attend this program, please contact the library in advance.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Girls Who Code Club

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room 2
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Science & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Want to learn how to code and make some friends along the way? Bring your laptop and join our Girls Who Code Club for Grades 7-12.   Facilitated by Teen Librarian, Sage Gentry, and FHS Senior Doorva Garg, and FHS Senior and co-founder of t...

Disclaimer(s)

If you have special needs to attend this program, please contact the library in advance.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Volunteer Club

2:30pm - 3:30pm
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room 1
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Clubs & Volunteering
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Details:
Want to get volunteer hours and help decorate the Children's Department for Summer Reading? Register to save your seat for this meeting of Teen Volunteer Club!  Please fill out and email the attached volunteer form to sgentry@farmingtonlibrar...

Disclaimer(s)

If you have special needs to attend this program, please contact the library in advance.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Drop-In Craft: DIY Croc Charms

04/15/2024 @ 2:30pm - 04/18/2024 @ 4:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Teen Space
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming
Event Details:
Drop by the Teen Space to make your own Croc Charms! This craft will be available Monday-Thursday 2:30pm-4:00pm as supplies last! First come first serve. Event will be updated if supplies run out. Open to those in Grades 7-12. Email sgen...

Disclaimer(s)

If you have special needs to attend this program, please contact the library in advance.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Girls Who Code Club

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room 2
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Science & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Want to learn how to code and make some friends along the way? Bring your laptop and join our Girls Who Code Club for Grades 7-12.   Facilitated by Teen Librarian, Sage Gentry, and FHS Senior Doorva Garg, and FHS Senior and co-founder of t...

Disclaimer(s)

If you have special needs to attend this program, please contact the library in advance.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Finance 101

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Jay Johnston Community Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Business & Personal Finance
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Details:
One in four adults agree that they could benefit from advice and answers to everyday financial questions from a professional. Do you agree with them? If so, come to our presentation, Finance101. We will help you understand your current financial stan...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Teen Space
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
Celebrate Taylor's newest album (and National Poetry Month) by making some friendship bracelet magnets! Be a mastermind and create your very own poetic magnet masterpiece. Open to those in Grades 7-12. Register to save your seat! ...

Disclaimer(s)

If you have special needs to attend this program, please contact the library in advance.