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Tuesday September 25, 2018
   9:30 AM  -  10:30 AM Movers and Groovers  
    Contact: Amy Rosenfield     arosenfield@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages birth to 3, with a caregiver. Learn some rhymes, read a book, dance, sing, and socialize with toys. No registration required.

This program is held at the Barney Library (71 Main St.)

    Location: Hoppin Gallery at Barney
   1:15 PM  -  2:30 PM Novel Ideas  
    Contact: Caroline Ford/ Amy Rosenfield   860-673-6791   
   

Join us for a lively discussion on the last Tuesday of the month at 1:15.  Pick up a copy of the current book at the Barney library service desk. All are welcome!

    Location: Hoppin Gallery at Barney

Saturday September 29, 2018
   2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Garmany Music Series: The Hartford Flute Ensemble  
    Contact: Leah Farrell   860-673-6791   lfarrell@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Join us for an intimate afternoon concert in the beautiful Barney Library!

The Hartford Flute Ensemble was created in the spirit of spreading the enjoyment of beautiful flute music. The ensemble made its debut during the summer of 2018 under the direction of Gonzalo Cortes. The performance will include works by classical and contemporary composers such as Friedrick Kuhlau, Anton Reicha, Pierre Max Dubois and Christopher Caliendo among others.

Coffee and light refreshments will be served.

PLEASE REGISTER


This event is made possible by Richard P. Garmany through a grant awarded by the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving. The Farmington Libraries will be hosting a variety of performances throughout the year as part of the Richard P. Garmany Music Series.

    Location: Hoppin Gallery at Barney

Tuesday October 2, 2018
   9:30 AM  -  10:30 AM Movers and Groovers  
    Contact: Amy Rosenfield     arosenfield@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages birth to 3, with a caregiver. Learn some rhymes, read a book, dance, sing, and socialize with toys. No registration required.

This program is held at the Barney Library (71 Main St.)

    Location: Hoppin Gallery at Barney

Thursday October 4, 2018
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Jewelry Hour at Barney  
    Contact: Leah Farrell   860-830-7279   lfarrell@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Do you want to learn how to make jewelry? Do you want to learn new techniques?

Join us for this monthly drop-in program for adults. Use the library's supplies or bring your own. Learn how to design and make your own jewelry, fix broken jewelry, the sky's the limit!

Register for a reminder.

    Location: Barney Program Room

Monday October 8, 2018
   9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM LIBRARIES CLOSED  

Tuesday October 9, 2018
   9:30 AM  -  10:30 AM Movers and Groovers  
    Contact: Amy Rosenfield     arosenfield@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages birth to 3, with a caregiver. Learn some rhymes, read a book, dance, sing, and socialize with toys. No registration required.

This program is held at the Barney Library (71 Main St.)

    Location: Hoppin Gallery at Barney
   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Barney Cinema: Young Frankenstein (1974)  
    Contact: Amy Rosenfield   860-673-6791   arosenfield@farmingtonlibraries
   

Great films, picked just for you!

Spend your afternoon enjoying free movie screenings on the 2nd Tuesday of the month at the Barney Library! This month's film is Young Frankenstein (1974).

In this Mel Brooks comedy, Respected medical lecturer Dr. Frederick Frankenstein (Gene Wilder) learns that he has inherited his infamous grandfather's estate in Transylvania. Arriving at the castle, Dr. Frankenstein soon begins to recreate his grandfather's experiments with the help of servants Igor (Marty Feldman), Inga (Teri Garr) and the fearsome Frau Blücher (Cloris Leachman). After he creates his own monster (Peter Boyle), new complications ensue with the arrival of the doctor's fiancée, Elizabeth (Madeline Kahn). Rated PG. 106 minutes. 

PLEASE REGISTER

    Location: Hoppin Gallery at Barney

Tuesday October 16, 2018
   9:30 AM  -  10:30 AM Movers and Groovers  
    Contact: Amy Rosenfield     arosenfield@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages birth to 3, with a caregiver. Learn some rhymes, read a book, dance, sing, and socialize with toys. No registration required.

This program is held at the Barney Library (71 Main St.)

    Location: Hoppin Gallery at Barney

Wednesday October 17, 2018
   3:45 AM  -  4:15 AM Halloween Spooky Mobile  
    Contact: Amy Rosenfield     arosenfield@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Spooky Wooden shapes to color will decorate your Halloween mobile!  Add your own spooky charm to this mobile.  

Ages 4 and up.  Please Register

    Location: Barney Children's Program Room

Tuesday October 23, 2018
   9:30 AM  -  10:30 AM Movers and Groovers  
    Contact: Amy Rosenfield     arosenfield@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages birth to 3, with a caregiver. Learn some rhymes, read a book, dance, sing, and socialize with toys. No registration required.

This program is held at the Barney Library (71 Main St.)

    Location: Hoppin Gallery at Barney

Thursday October 25, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Celebrate October  
    Contact: Amy Rosenfield     AROSENFIELD@FARMINGTONLIBRARIES.ORG
   

October brings Halloween fun!  Come for a special story time and craft, dance and sing! 

Ages 1-4.  Please register

    Location: Barney Children's Program Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Adult Crafternoons at Barney: Painted Rocks  
    Contact: Leah Farrell   860-673-6791   lfarrell@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Try your hand at something new!

Painting rocks is a relaxing and fun activity! Make a pet rock, a paperweight, or just turn your rock into beautiful art. The library will provide all supplies, but feel free to bring your own.

PLEASE REGISTER

    Location: Barney Program Room

Tuesday October 30, 2018
   9:30 AM  -  10:30 AM Movers and Groovers  
    Contact: Amy Rosenfield     arosenfield@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages birth to 3, with a caregiver. Learn some rhymes, read a book, dance, sing, and socialize with toys. No registration required.

This program is held at the Barney Library (71 Main St.)

    Location: Hoppin Gallery at Barney
   1:15 PM  -  2:30 PM Novel Ideas  
    Contact: Caroline Ford/ Amy Rosenfield   860-673-6791   
   

Join us for a lively discussion on the last Tuesday of the month at 1:15.  Pick up a copy of the current book at the Barney library service desk. All are welcome!

    Location: Hoppin Gallery at Barney

Monday November 5, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Tellabration! Storytelling  
    Contact: Anna Eisen     
   

All ages. The Barney Library will once again host a storyteller from the Connecticut Storytelling Center for Tellebration, a statewide celebration of storytelling. Stay tuned for more information about this November program. Please register.

 

    Location: Hoppin Gallery at Barney

Tuesday November 6, 2018
   9:30 AM  -  10:30 AM Movers and Groovers  
    Contact: Amy Rosenfield     arosenfield@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages birth to 3, with a caregiver. Learn some rhymes, read a book, dance, sing, and socialize with toys. No registration required.

This program is held at the Barney Library (71 Main St.)

    Location: Hoppin Gallery at Barney

Thursday November 8, 2018
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Jewelry Hour at Barney  
    Contact: Leah Farrell   860-830-7279   lfarrell@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Do you want to learn how to make jewelry? Do you want to learn new techniques?

Join us for this monthly drop-in program for adults. Use the library's supplies or bring your own. Learn how to design and make your own jewelry, fix broken jewelry, the sky's the limit!

Register for a reminder.

    Location: Barney Program Room

Tuesday November 13, 2018
   9:30 AM  -  10:30 AM Movers and Groovers  
    Contact: Amy Rosenfield     arosenfield@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages birth to 3, with a caregiver. Learn some rhymes, read a book, dance, sing, and socialize with toys. No registration required.

This program is held at the Barney Library (71 Main St.)

    Location: Hoppin Gallery at Barney
   2:00 PM  -  2:45 PM Pony Bead Cornucopia!  
    Contact: Amy Rosenfield     arosenfield@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Let’s make a cornucopia full of pony bead vegetables!  Corn, pumpkins and squash to make and decorate your holiday table!   

Ages 6 and up.  Please Register

    Location: Barney Children's Program Room
   2:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Barney Cinema: Love Actually (2003)  
    Contact: Amy Rosenfield   860-673-6791   arosenfield@farmingtonlibraries
   

Great films, picked just for you!

Spend your afternoon enjoying free movie screenings on the 2nd Tuesday of the month at the Barney Library! This month's film is Love Actually (2003).

In this romantic comedy, Nine intertwined stories examine the complexities of the one emotion that connects us all: love. Among the characters explored are David (Hugh Grant), the handsome newly elected British prime minister who falls for a young junior staffer (Martine McCutcheon), Sarah (Laura Linney), a graphic designer whose devotion to her mentally ill brother complicates her love life, and Harry (Alan Rickman), a married man tempted by his attractive new secretary. Rated R. 145 minutes. 

PLEASE REGISTER

    Location: Hoppin Gallery at Barney

Thursday November 15, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Celebrate November!  
    Contact: Amy Rosenfield     arosenfield@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

 November is full of Thanksgiving fun!  Come for a special story time and craft, sing and dance!

Ages 1-4, Please Register

    Location: Barney Children's Program Room

Tuesday November 20, 2018
   9:30 AM  -  10:30 AM Movers and Groovers  
    Contact: Amy Rosenfield     arosenfield@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages birth to 3, with a caregiver. Learn some rhymes, read a book, dance, sing, and socialize with toys. No registration required.

This program is held at the Barney Library (71 Main St.)

    Location: Hoppin Gallery at Barney

Wednesday November 21, 2018
   1:00 PM  -  5:00 PM LIBRARIES CLOSE AT 1PM  

Thursday November 22, 2018
   9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM LIBRARIES CLOSED  

Tuesday November 27, 2018
   9:30 AM  -  10:30 AM Movers and Groovers  
    Contact: Amy Rosenfield     arosenfield@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages birth to 3, with a caregiver. Learn some rhymes, read a book, dance, sing, and socialize with toys. No registration required.

This program is held at the Barney Library (71 Main St.)

    Location: Hoppin Gallery at Barney
   1:15 PM  -  2:30 PM Novel Ideas  
    Contact: Caroline Ford/ Amy Rosenfield   860-673-6791   
   

Join us for a lively discussion on the last Tuesday of the month at 1:15.  Pick up a copy of the current book at the Barney library service desk. All are welcome!

    Location: Hoppin Gallery at Barney

Thursday November 29, 2018
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Adult Crafternoons at Barney: Carving Stamps  
    Contact: Leah Farrell   860-673-6791   lfarrell@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Try your hand at something new!

Making your own stamps is easy and satisfying. They can be used for stationery, decor, and more! The library will provide all supplies, but feel free to bring your own.

PLEASE REGISTER

    Location: Barney Program Room

Monday December 24, 2018
   9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM LIBRARIES CLOSED  

Tuesday December 25, 2018
   9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM LIBRARIES CLOSED  

Monday December 31, 2018
   3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM LIBRARIES CLOSE AT 3PM  

Tuesday January 1, 2019
   9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM LIBRARIES CLOSED  

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