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Wednesday July 5, 2017 Go To Top
med_red_cross 1:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Living Well with Chronic Illness, a 6-Part Series     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leah Farrell   860-673-6791   lfarrell@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

This is a 6-week series running from July 5 to August 9. 

The Live Well Program, a Chronic Disease Self-Management Program (CDSMP), teaches people with chronic health conditions to:

  • Find better ways of dealing with pain, fatigue, difficult emotions, anxiety and stress
  • Discover easy exercises to help improve or maintain strength and energy
  • Improve nutrition
  • Learn the appropriate use of medications
  • Talk effectively with family, friends and health professionals
  • making informed treatment decisions
  • Feel better about life

The process in which Live Well is taught makes it effective. Sessions are highly participative, where mutual support and success builds the participants' confidence in their ability to manage their health and maintain active and fulfilling lives.

Space is limited. Registration required. Register on July 5 for the series.

 

    Location: Board Room 2
        There are 18 spaces available.
Thursday July 6, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Coffee & Canvas     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leah Farrell   860-673-6791   lfarrell@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Join us for coffee and painting lessons with certified art teacher and accomplished artist Jane Maciel. 

Space is limited. Registration required.

This program is for adults.

 

    Location: Board Room 1
    REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)
Wednesday July 12, 2017 Go To Top
med_red_cross 1:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Living Well with Chronic Illness, a 6-Part Series     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leah Farrell   860-673-6791   lfarrell@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

This is a 6-week series running from July 5 to August 9. 

The Live Well Program, a Chronic Disease Self-Management Program (CDSMP), teaches people with chronic health conditions to:

  • Find better ways of dealing with pain, fatigue, difficult emotions, anxiety and stress
  • Discover easy exercises to help improve or maintain strength and energy
  • Improve nutrition
  • Learn the appropriate use of medications
  • Talk effectively with family, friends and health professionals
  • making informed treatment decisions
  • Feel better about life

The process in which Live Well is taught makes it effective. Sessions are highly participative, where mutual support and success builds the participants' confidence in their ability to manage their health and maintain active and fulfilling lives.

Space is limited. Registration required. Register on July 5 for the series.

 

    Location: Board Room 2
Thursday July 13, 2017 Go To Top
trans_space_shuttle 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Live From NASA! Surviving on Mars     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leah Farrell   860-673-6791   lfarrell@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

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 overcome many challenges in order to survive and thrive on Mars.

David E. Alexander of NASA’s Jet Propulsion Lab will join us virtually to discuss some of the possibilities NASA is researching to ensure mission success to the Red Planet. There will be an opportunity for audience questions and comments.

ALL AGES WELCOME!

Please register.


This program is part of the Farmington Libraries Summer Reading Program, focusing on the book Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Who Helped Win the Space Race, written by Margot Lee Shetterly.

    Location: Community Room
        There are many spaces available.
Wednesday July 19, 2017 Go To Top
med_red_cross 1:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Living Well with Chronic Illness, a 6-Part Series     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leah Farrell   860-673-6791   lfarrell@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

This is a 6-week series running from July 5 to August 9. 

The Live Well Program, a Chronic Disease Self-Management Program (CDSMP), teaches people with chronic health conditions to:

  • Find better ways of dealing with pain, fatigue, difficult emotions, anxiety and stress
  • Discover easy exercises to help improve or maintain strength and energy
  • Improve nutrition
  • Learn the appropriate use of medications
  • Talk effectively with family, friends and health professionals
  • making informed treatment decisions
  • Feel better about life

The process in which Live Well is taught makes it effective. Sessions are highly participative, where mutual support and success builds the participants' confidence in their ability to manage their health and maintain active and fulfilling lives.

Space is limited. Registration required. Register on July 5 for the series.

 

    Location: Board Room 2
Tuesday July 25, 2017 Go To Top
nat_poppy 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Explore Inner Peace Within Through Meditation, Part 1 of 2     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leah Farrell     
   

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 powerful programs. Included will be a short meditation sitting.

Clare Vidich is the director of Kirpal Meditation Center and serves on the Integrative Health Committee at Windham Hospital. She is a Montessori teacher who offers meditation classes in adult education, college, high schools and preschools.

Please register for sessions individually.

    Location: Community Room
        There are many spaces available.
Wednesday July 26, 2017 Go To Top
med_red_cross 1:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Living Well with Chronic Illness, a 6-Part Series     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leah Farrell   860-673-6791   lfarrell@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

This is a 6-week series running from July 5 to August 9. 

The Live Well Program, a Chronic Disease Self-Management Program (CDSMP), teaches people with chronic health conditions to:

  • Find better ways of dealing with pain, fatigue, difficult emotions, anxiety and stress
  • Discover easy exercises to help improve or maintain strength and energy
  • Improve nutrition
  • Learn the appropriate use of medications
  • Talk effectively with family, friends and health professionals
  • making informed treatment decisions
  • Feel better about life

The process in which Live Well is taught makes it effective. Sessions are highly participative, where mutual support and success builds the participants' confidence in their ability to manage their health and maintain active and fulfilling lives.

Space is limited. Registration required. Register on July 5 for the series.

 

    Location: Board Room 2
Tuesday August 1, 2017 Go To Top
nat_poppy 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Explore Inner Peace Within Through Meditation, Part 2 of 2     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leah Farrell     
   

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 powerful programs. Included will be a short meditation sitting.

Clare Vidich is the director of Kirpal Meditation Center and serves on the Integrative Health Committee at Windham Hospital. She is a Montessori teacher who offers meditation classes in adult education, college, high schools and preschools.

Please register for sessions individually.

    Location: Community Room
        There are many spaces available.
Wednesday August 2, 2017 Go To Top
med_red_cross 1:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Living Well with Chronic Illness, a 6-Part Series     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leah Farrell   860-673-6791   lfarrell@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

This is a 6-week series running from July 5 to August 9. 

The Live Well Program, a Chronic Disease Self-Management Program (CDSMP), teaches people with chronic health conditions to:

  • Find better ways of dealing with pain, fatigue, difficult emotions, anxiety and stress
  • Discover easy exercises to help improve or maintain strength and energy
  • Improve nutrition
  • Learn the appropriate use of medications
  • Talk effectively with family, friends and health professionals
  • making informed treatment decisions
  • Feel better about life

The process in which Live Well is taught makes it effective. Sessions are highly participative, where mutual support and success builds the participants' confidence in their ability to manage their health and maintain active and fulfilling lives.

Space is limited. Registration required. Register on July 5 for the series.

 

    Location: Board Room 2
Thursday August 3, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Coffee & Canvas     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leah Farrell   860-673-6791   lfarrell@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Join us for coffee and painting lessons with certified art teacher and accomplished artist Jane Maciel. 

Space is limited. Registration required.

This program is for adults.

 

    Location: Board Room 1
    REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)
Wednesday August 9, 2017 Go To Top
med_red_cross 1:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Living Well with Chronic Illness, a 6-Part Series     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leah Farrell   860-673-6791   lfarrell@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

This is a 6-week series running from July 5 to August 9. 

The Live Well Program, a Chronic Disease Self-Management Program (CDSMP), teaches people with chronic health conditions to:

  • Find better ways of dealing with pain, fatigue, difficult emotions, anxiety and stress
  • Discover easy exercises to help improve or maintain strength and energy
  • Improve nutrition
  • Learn the appropriate use of medications
  • Talk effectively with family, friends and health professionals
  • making informed treatment decisions
  • Feel better about life

The process in which Live Well is taught makes it effective. Sessions are highly participative, where mutual support and success builds the participants' confidence in their ability to manage their health and maintain active and fulfilling lives.

Space is limited. Registration required. Register on July 5 for the series.

 

    Location: Board Room 2
 
trans_space_shuttle 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Build Your Own Bottle Rocket     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leah Farrell   860-673-6791   lfarrell@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Science, crafting, and fun go hand-in-hand for this hands-on activity, inspired by the bestselling book and Oscar-nominated film Hidden Figures!

Your team will design, build, and launch a bottle rocket. Bottle rockets (also known as water rockets) use the same phsyics as NASA's rockets, but with water and air instead of fuel! A rocket engine uses high pressure to force a fluid through a small opening, creating a force that propels the rocket. 

Adults and kids ages 10+ can form teams of up to 4. Space is limited. Registration is required.


This program is part of the Farmington Libraries Summer Reading Program, focusing on the book Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Who Helped Win the Space Race, written by Margot Lee Shetterly.

    Location: Maker Space
        There are many spaces available.
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Monday April 2, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Friends Book Sale     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Linda Chapron   860-677-2332   dchapron@aol.com
    Location: Community Room
Tuesday April 3, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Friends Book Sale     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Linda Chapron   860-677-2332   dchapron@aol.com
    Location: Community Room
Wednesday April 4, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Friends Book Sale     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Linda Chapron   860-677-2332   dchapron@aol.com
    Location: Community Room
Thursday April 5, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Friends Book Sale     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Linda Chapron   860-677-2332   dchapron@aol.com
    Location: Community Room
Friday April 6, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Friends Book Sale     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Linda Chapron   860-677-2332   dchapron@aol.com
    Location: Community Room
Saturday April 7, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Friends Book Sale     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Linda Chapron   860-677-2332   dchapron@aol.com
    Location: Community Room
Monday April 9, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Friends Book Sale     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Linda Chapron   860-677-2332   dchapron@aol.com
    Location: Community Room
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