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Teen Snack 'n Go

All Day
Main Library
Full
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
FHS and IAR students are invited to stop by the Adult Services Desk on the second floor of the library after school to grab their snack and coloring page to-go bag! This program is open to teens in grades 7-12. Registration Required.  You ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Young Adult Book Club

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room 1
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Book Group
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Details:
Sign up to join our Young Adult Book Club! Whether you're a teen or adult, reading YA is for everyone! This month's book is With the Fire on High by Elizabeth Acevedo. Registration Required. Ages 14 & up. ...

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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.
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Lecture, History, & Culture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 79
Event Details:
Sue Walker of the Lewis Walpole Library will deliver a talk on Annie Burr Lewis and her contributions to organizations involved in education, historic preservation, and nursing, in Farmington, at Yale University, and beyond. Annie Burr Lewis is pe...

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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.

Virtual Chair Pilates with Mary Therese

11:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health, Wellness, & Lifestyle
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 42
Event Details:
Virtual Chair Pilates with Mary Therese Join Mary Therese Royal, a nationally certified Pilates instructor, for this workout session.  During this class, we will take mat exercises and modify them for the chair for an easy introd...

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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.

Adult Writing Group

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room 2
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming, Clubs & Volunteering
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:
Adult Writing Group Need inspiration? Looking for friendly feedback on your writing? Join the Adult Writing Group at the Farmington Libraries!  Join to meet other writers, review each others' writing and get prompts to spark your creativ...

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

Friends Meeting

7:00pm - 9:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Jay Johnston Community Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Non-Library Events
This event is in the "Children" group.

Gift Making Party

10:30am - 11:30am
Main Library
Full
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Jay Johnston Community Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Special Event
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
For children ages 5-12. Visit our gift-making stations to create handmade gifts for all occasions.  Bring an empty box with you to carry your gifts in.   Please note masks are required; limit one adult per child attending. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Gift Making Party

2:30pm - 3:30pm
Main Library
Full
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Jay Johnston Community Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Special Event
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
For children ages 5-12. Visit our gift-making stations to create handmade gifts for all occasions.  Bring an empty box with you to carry your gifts in.   Please note masks are required; limit one adult per child. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Baby & Toddler Snowflake Dance

9:30am - 10:00am
Main Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Jay Johnston Community Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Special Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
We’ll share a delightfully chilly story and dance to fun songs.  Get ready to twirl & swirl!  Masks are required for all over the age of 2.  Please attend programs with only one adult per child due to our capacity...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Felted Woodland Animals Workshop

5:30pm - 8:30pm
Main Library
Full
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room 1
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
In this class you will have the opportunity to create two or more charming miniature felted critters. You will start with one basic shape and learn how to use a special barbed needle to transform it into a variety of animals such as a mouse, fox, hed...

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

Skip Marsh Meet the Artist

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Jay Johnston Community Room
Description
Stop in and Meet the Artist, Skip Marsh will be available in the Community Room from 6:00-8:00pm. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Tween Time

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Main Library
Full
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: J Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming, Series for School Age Kids
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
For children in grades 4-6. Registration Required.  This program is a terrific opportunity for older kids to hang out together in the library and unwind at the end of the day. Activities will vary each week and include creating...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Dial-a-Story

All Day
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Series for Little Ones, Series for School Age Kids
Event Details:
Call us at 860-673-6791, choose option 8, and then select what type of recording you would like to hear - a picture book story, a poem, a relaxation story, a Polish language story or rhyme, or a joke or riddle.  Recordings change each Tuesday. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Kids Care Club

All Day
Main Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming, Clubs & Volunteering
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
For children in grades 1-6. Registration Required.  Have you ever wondered how you could help some in your community? The Farmington Libraries Kids’ Place is collaborating with Services for the Elderly to make crafts for our senior citiz...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
For this Maker Activity will we will make gingerbread houses out of cardboard. Cute and reusable! You can pick up your kit of materials at the Adult Services desk on the second floor starting Tuesday December 7. Instructions will be included ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Maker Program: Cardboard Gingerbread Houses

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library
Full
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Jay Johnston Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
We will be meeting in the Community Room to make cardboard gingerbread houses.  You may register for this session or the virtual session, but not both.  ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Snack 'n Go

All Day
Main Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
FHS and IAR students are invited to stop by the Adult Services Desk on the second floor of the library after school to grab their snack and coloring page to-go bag! This program is open to teens in grades 7-12. Registration Required.  You ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Ask a Cat Behaviorist (Virtual)

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Main Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Lecture, History, & Culture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 90
Event Details:
Ask a Cat Behaviorist Is your cat not quite as cute as those we see on the internet? Are you tired of your cat thinking outside the box? Is your cat a hard core shredder (and I don't mean snowboarding!)? And if you have a ...

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Ages 11 & under must be accompanied by an adult.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Take & Make Hibernating Bear

All Day
Main Library
Full
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Special Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Pick up your Take & Make Bear Snores On activity bag and craft.  Snuggle down with some hot cocoa and marshmallows and enjoy Miss Trish reading the book Bear Snores On.  A video link will be emailed to registered recipients.  Ba...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Friends Book Sale

12/10/2021 @ 9:00am - 12/11/2021 @ 5:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Jay Johnston Community Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Special Event
Event Details:
Don't forget to join us for the upcoming Friends of the Farmington Libraries Book Sale Friday, December 10, 10:00am - 5:00pm (9:00am - 10:00am Dealers Hour - $10 admission) Saturday, December 11, 9:00am - 1:00pm (1:30pm - 5:00pm Bag Sale ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Read to Sophie the Dog

9:30am - 11:30am
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: J Program Room 1
Age Group: All Ages, Children
Program Type: Special Event
Event Details:
Would you like to read to Sophie, the certified therapy dog?  Call the Library at 860-673-6791 to schedule your very own 10-minute, one-on-one snuggle and read time.  Bring your favorite book or choose one of ours. This program is perf...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Dial-a-Story

All Day
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Series for Little Ones, Series for School Age Kids
Event Details:
Call us at 860-673-6791, choose option 8, and then select what type of recording you would like to hear - a picture book story, a poem, a relaxation story, a Polish language story or rhyme, or a joke or riddle.  Recordings change each Tuesday. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Digital Escape Room: Winter is Snow Fun

All Day
Main Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
For children in grades 1 - 6. Registration is required. Winter is fun, especially if you are a Snowman. Sam Snowman's friends played a trick and locked up his ticket home on the Deep Freeze Express. He needs to figure out the silly clues and open ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Mystery Craft Kit

All Day
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies, & Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
Sign up for a mystery craft! Kits will be a fun surprise--you never know what you'll get! This program is open to teens in grades 7-12. Registration Required. You can pick up reserved bags at the Adult Services desk on the second floor sta...

Disclaimer(s)

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