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Wednesday August 23, 2017
   2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Family Film Festival  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

All ages. Spend the final week of summer vacation relaxing at the library! Join us to watch new-to-DVD movies and beloved classics in air-conditioned comfort every afternoon at 2 p.m. No registration required.

    Location: J Program Room

Friday August 25, 2017
   2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Family Film Festival  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

All ages. Spend the final week of summer vacation relaxing at the library! Join us to watch new-to-DVD movies and beloved classics in air-conditioned comfort every afternoon at 2 p.m. No registration required.

    Location: J Program Room

Saturday August 26, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Old Stories, New Stories  
    Contact: Jane Maciel   860-673-6791   jmaciel@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages 3-5, with caregivers. Enjoy stories both old and new, sing songs, learn fingerplays, and create a simple craft. Fun for the whole family!

    Location: J Program Room 1

Tuesday September 5, 2017
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Tots and Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Music and movement for children ages birth to 3, with caregivers. Tots and Tunes is offered three times a week – come as often as you like! No registration required.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Friday September 8, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Tots and Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Music and movement for children ages birth to 3, with caregivers. Tots and Tunes is offered three times a week – come as often as you like! No registration required.

    Location: Community Room
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Tots and Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Music and movement for children ages birth to 3, with caregivers. Tots and Tunes is offered three times a week – come as often as you like! No registration required.

    Location: Community Room

Saturday September 9, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Grandparent's Program  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Call all Grandparents!  Grandparents Day is Sunday, September 10.  Celebrate it one day early at the library

with this special program.  Spend time together reading, have a snack, do a craft and play some games.  For children

3 and up accompanied by a grandparent (or grandparental role model).  Please register.

 

    Location: J Program Room
   2:30 PM  -  4:00 PM Crafternoon  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages 4 and up. Bring your imagination and dive into our craft supplies! Projects will be set up in the program room to work at your own pace. No registration required.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Monday September 11, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Onederful Ones  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

A fun filled half-hour for chld and adult featuring books, fingerplays, and lots of music and movement.

For children ages 12-24 months with a caregiver.  No registration required.  Please attend only one class

per week.

Mondays, 9:30 - 10:00 am (September 11-November 17 (No program October 9)

 

    Location: J Program Room 1
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Terrific Twos  
    Contact: Angela Delaney   860-673-6791   adelaney@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children and their caregivers enjoy stories, music, puppets, parachute play and a film.  For 2-year-olds and a caregiver.  Please register.

   6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Jr. Maker Mondays  
    Contact: Trish Hart   860-673-6791   thart@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Jr. Maker Mondays: Earbuds Holder

Monday, September 11, 2017

Time: 6:30 - 7:15       Ages: 6 - 10    

Using felt and a mint container, create and personalize your very own holder to keep your ear buds tangle free!

Please Register

 

 

    Location: J Program Room 2

Tuesday September 12, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM 2 1/2 - 3  
    Contact: Trish Hart   860-673-6791   thart@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children and their caregivers enjoy reading books together, enjoy songs, fingerplays, puppets, a film and fun!

Time: Tuesdays: 9:30 - 10:15

Ages: 2 1/2 - 3

Dates: Sept. 12, 19 & 26, Oct. 3, 17, 24 & 31, Nov. 7 & 14

Please Register

 

    Location: J Program Room 2
   9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM Positively Preschool  
    Contact: Eva Markuszka   860-673-6791   emarkuszka@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

For the child alone. This special program helps your child get ready to read, develops letter knowledge, phonological awareness, and connects reading with fun. Positively Preschool includes stories, songs, rhymes, and art activities.

For ages 3—5. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Tots and Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Music and movement for children ages birth to 3, with caregivers. Tots and Tunes is offered three times a week – come as often as you like! No registration required.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Wednesday September 13, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Thrilling Threes  
    Contact: Angela Delaney   860-673-6791   adelaney@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children enjoy stories, songs, a craft and a film.  This program is for the child to attend alone.  For age 3.  Please register

   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Terrific Twos  
    Contact: Trish Hart   860-673-6791   thart@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children and caregivers enjoy reading books and singing, playing with puppets and making a craft.

Time: Wednesdays, 10:30 - 11:00 am

Ages: 2 year olds

Dates: Sept., 13, 20, 27, Oct. 4, 11, 18, 25 & Nov. 1, 8 & 15

Please Register

 

 

    Location: J Program Room 2
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Threes and Me  
   

For the child who is not quite ready to transition to a program alone, this program is the same as Thrilling Threes only the child is accompanied by a caregiver.  For age 3.  Please register.

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Bite-Size Arithmetic  
    Contact: Jane Maciel   860-673-6791   jmaciel@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages 4-6, for the child alone. Count to 100, play math games, and read stories about numbers and patterns! Concepts include counting (September), matching (October), and greater than/less than (November). Please register.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   5:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Kid's Place Crochet Club  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

It's fun, fast and easy to learn to crochet.  We will work on group projects like hats, scarves and throws. 

Yarns and crochet hooks provided.  This program is for children in grades 1-6.  Please register.

Wednesday evenings, 5:30 - 6:30 pm beginning September 13.

Please register on the 9/13 date.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Make It and Take It  
    Contact: Jane Maciel   860-673-6791   jmaciel@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages 4 and up. Learn about creative problem-solving and the point-of-departure process. Explore art principles, elements, and new techniques with hands-on art projects. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Thursday September 14, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Onederful Ones  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   
   

A fun filled half-hour for child and adult featuring books, fingerplays, and lots of music and movement.

For children ages 12-24 months with a caregiver.  No registration required.  Please attend only one class

per week.

Mondays, 9:30-10:00 (September 11-November 13 (no program October 9)

Thursdays, 9:30-10:00 (September 14-November 16)

 

    Location: J Program Room 1
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Spanish Language Play Group  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Speak to your child in the language you know best!  Join us to connect with other families who speak

your language.  Play, socialize ad explore.  For children ages birth to five with their caregivers.  Please register.

Thursdays, Septmber 14 - November 16, 10:30 - 11:30 am.

Please register on the 9/14 date.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Friday September 15, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Tots and Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Music and movement for children ages birth to 3, with caregivers. Tots and Tunes is offered three times a week – come as often as you like! No registration required.

    Location: Community Room
   9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM Alphabet Soup  
    Contact: Eva Markuszka   860-673-6791   emarkuszka@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

For the child alone. Have fun getting to know the ABCs! Join us for this early literacy program

focusing on the alphabet. Children will be introduced to a different letter of the alphabet each week through stories, music, and a craft.

 For ages 3—5. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Tots and Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Music and movement for children ages birth to 3, with caregivers. Tots and Tunes is offered three times a week – come as often as you like! No registration required.

    Location: Community Room
   10:45 AM  -  11:45 AM Me and My Baby, Our First Year Together  
    Contact: Paula Montes   8606736791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

This program especially for moms with new babies is a time for you to connect with yourself and

to connect and meet with other new parents.  Special topics and speakers will be featured.  Join us

Friday mornings at 10:45 am.  No registration necessary.

Fridays, September 15 - November 17, 10:45 - 11:45 am

 

    Location: J Program Room 1

Saturday September 16, 2017
   2:30 PM  -  4:00 PM Crafternoon  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages 4 and up. Bring your imagination and dive into our craft supplies! Projects will be set up in the program room to work at your own pace. No registration required.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Monday September 18, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Onederful Ones  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

A fun filled half-hour for chld and adult featuring books, fingerplays, and lots of music and movement.

For children ages 12-24 months with a caregiver.  No registration required.  Please attend only one class

per week.

Mondays, 9:30 - 10:00 am (September 11-November 17 (No program October 9)

 

    Location: J Program Room 1
   9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM 2 1/2 - 3  
    Contact: Trish Hart   860-673-6791   thart@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children and their caregivers enjoy reading books together, enjoy songs, fingerplays, puppets, a film and fun!

Time: Tuesdays: 9:30 - 10:15

Ages: 2 1/2 - 3

Dates: Sept., 12, 19 & 26, Oct. 3, 17, 24 & 31, Nov. 14

Registration is Required

    Location: J Program Room 2
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Terrific Twos  
    Contact: Angela Delaney   860-673-6791   adelaney@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children and their caregivers enjoy stories, music, puppets, parachute play and a film.  For 2-year-olds and a caregiver.  Please register.

   3:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Fairy House Fun, Part 2  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Get excited about our Library Lane Fairy Vollage at a Story Walk outside (weather permitted).  We will collect natural materials fo ryou to build your Fairy Houseat home. 

Nature's Open House at Winding Trails wll be 9/30 & 10/1.  Let's get building!

 

Please note:  Please try to come right after school

 

    Location: J Program Room
   6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Polish Language Storytime  
    Contact: Eva Markuszka   860-673-6791   emarkuszka@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Speak to your child in the language you know best! Join Miss Eva for storytime in Polish on Monday nights. Enjoy stories and activities, and browse our Polish-language collections. For children ages birth to five and their caregivers. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room

Tuesday September 19, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM 2 1/2 - 3  
    Contact: Trish Hart   860-673-6791   thart@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children and their caregivers enjoy reading books together, enjoy songs, fingerplays, puppets, a film and fun.

Ages: 2 1/2 - 3

Please Register

 

    Location: J Program Room 2
   9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM Positively Preschool  
    Contact: Eva Markuszka   860-673-6791   emarkuszka@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

For the child alone. This special program helps your child get ready to read, develops letter knowledge, phonological awareness, and connects reading with fun. Positively Preschool includes stories, songs, rhymes, and art activities.

For ages 3—5. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Tots and Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Music and movement for children ages birth to 3, with caregivers. Tots and Tunes is offered three times a week – come as often as you like! No registration required.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Wednesday September 20, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Thrilling Threes  
    Contact: Angela Delaney   860-673-6791   adelaney@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children enjoy stories, songs, a craft and a film.  This program is for the child to attend alone.  For age 3.  Please register

   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Terrific Twos  
    Contact: Trish Hart   860-673-6791   thart@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children and caregivers enjoy reading books and singing, playing with puppets and making a craft.

Time: Wednesdays, 10:30 - 11:00 am

Ages: 2 year olds

Dates: Sept., 13, 20, 27, Oct. 4, 11, 18, 25 & Nov. 1, 8 & 15

Please Register

    Location: J Program Room 2
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Threes and Me  
   

For the child who is not quite ready to transition to a program alone, this program is the same as Thrilling Threes only the child is accompanied by a caregiver.  For age 3.  Please register.

   5:30 PM Kid's Place Crochet Club  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

It's fun, fast and easy to learn to crochet.  We will work on group projects like hats, scarves and throws.

Yarn and crochet hook provided.  This program is for children in grades 106.  Please register

Wednesday evenings, 5:30-6:30pm, Septmber 13 - November 15

Please register at the September 13 date

    Location: J Program Room 1

Thursday September 21, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Onederful Ones  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   
   

A fun filled half-hour for child and adult featuring books, fingerplays, and lots of music and movement.

For children ages 12-24 months with a caregiver.  No registration required.  Please attend only one class

per week.

Mondays, 9:30-10:00 (September 11-November 13 (no program October 9)

Thursdays, 9:30-10:00 (September 14-November 16)

 

    Location: J Program Room 1
   10:30 AM  -  10:30 AM Spanish Language Playgroup  
   

Speak to your child in the language you know best!  Join us to connect with other families wo speak

your language.  Play, socialize and explore.  For children ages birth to five with their caregiver.  Please register. 

Thursdays, September 14 - November 16, 10:30 - 11:30 am

Please register on the September 14 date.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Origami Paper Zoo  
    Contact: Jane Maciel   860-673-6791   jmaciel@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages 6-10. Learn paper folding techniques to create a colorful zoo of origami animals. Explore our collection of how-to books and stories for inspiration! Please register for a reminder.


Friday September 22, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Tots and Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Music and movement for children ages birth to 3, with caregivers. Tots and Tunes is offered three times a week – come as often as you like! No registration required.

    Location: Community Room
   9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM Alphabet Soup  
   

For the child alone. Have fun getting to know the ABCs! Join us for this early literacy program

focusing on the alphabet. Children will be introduced to a different letter of the alphabet each week through stories, music, and a craft.

 For ages 3—5. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Tots and Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Music and movement for children ages birth to 3, with caregivers. Tots and Tunes is offered three times a week – come as often as you like! No registration required.

    Location: Community Room
   10:45 AM  -  11:45 AM Me and My Baby, Our First Year Together  
    Contact: Paula Montes   8606736791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

This program especially for moms with new babies is a time for you to connect with yourself and

to connect and meet with other new parents.  Special topics and speakers will be featured.  Join us

Friday mornings at 10:45 am.  No registration necessary.

Fridays, September 15 - November 17, 10:45 - 11:45 am

 

    Location: J Program Room 1

Saturday September 23, 2017
   2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Chinese Playgroup  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Speak to your child in the language you know best! Join other Chinese-speaking families for a craft activity and time to socialize. Please register for a reminder.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Monday September 25, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Onederful Ones  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

A fun filled half-hour for child and adult featuring books, fingerplays, and lots of music and movement.

For children ages 12-24 months with a caregiver.  No registration required.  Please attend only one class

per week.

Mondays, 9:30-10:00am (Septmber 11-November 13 (no program October 9)

Thursdays, 9:30-10:00am

 

    Location: J Program Room 1
   9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM 2 1/2 - 3  
    Contact: Trish Hart   860-673-6791   thart@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children and their caregivers enjoy reading books together, enjoy songs, fingerplays, puppets, a film and fun!

Time: Tuesdays: 9:30 - 10:15

Ages: 2 1/2 - 3

Dates: Sept., 12, 19 & 26, Oct. 3, 17, 24 & 31, Nov. 14

Registration is Required

    Location: J Program Room 2
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Terrific Twos  
    Contact: Angela Delaney   860-673-6791   adelaney@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children and their caregivers enjoy stories, music, puppets, parachute play and a film.  For 2-year-olds and a caregiver.  Please register.

   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Get Rok'n with Rokenboks  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Robots and machines are just a few creative creations you can make with this construction toy system that promotes STEM leaerning through hands on exploration and play.  This program will meet twice per month. 

Ages 6-10.  Please register.

Mondays, September 25, October 2 and November 20, 4:00-5:00pm

Saturdays, October 28 and November 11, 2:00-3:00pm

Please register for individual dates.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Polish Language Storytime  
    Contact: Eva Markuszka   860-673-6791   emarkuszka@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Speak to your child in the language you know best! Join Miss Eva for storytime in Polish on Monday nights. Enjoy stories and activities, and browse our Polish-language collections. For children ages birth to five and their caregivers. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room

Tuesday September 26, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM 2 1/2 - 3  
    Contact: Trish Hart   860-673-6791   thart@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children and their caregivers enjoy reading books together, enjoy songs, fingerplays, puppets, a film and fun.

Ages: 2 1/2 - 3

 

    Location: J Program Room 2
   9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM Positively Preschool  
    Contact: Eva Markuszka   860-673-6791   emarkuszka@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

For the child alone. This special program helps your child get ready to read, develops letter knowledge, phonological awareness, and connects reading with fun. Positively Preschool includes stories, songs, rhymes, and art activities.

For ages 3—5. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Tots and Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Music and movement for children ages birth to 3, with caregivers. Tots and Tunes is offered three times a week – come as often as you like! No registration required.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Wednesday September 27, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Thrilling Threes  
    Contact: Angela Delaney   860-673-6791   adelaney@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children enjoy stories, songs, a craft and a film.  This program is for the child to attend alone.  For age 3.  Please register

   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Terrific Twos  
    Contact: Trish Hart   860-673-6791   thart@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children and caregivers enjoy reading books and singing, playing with puppets and making a craft.

Time: Wednesdays, 10:30 - 11:00 am

Ages: 2 year olds

Dates: Sept., 13, 20, 27, Oct. 4, 11, 18, 25 & Nov. 1, 8 & 15

Please Register

    Location: J Program Room 2
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Threes and Me  
   

For the child who is not quite ready to transition to a program alone, this program is the same as Thrilling Threes only the child is accompanied by a caregiver.  For age 3.  Please register.

   2:00 PM  -  2:45 PM Bite-Size Science  
    Contact: Eva Markuszka   860-673-6791   emarkuszka@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

For the child alone. Learn simple scientific concepts and conduct fun experiments. Register.

For children ages 4—6.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   5:30 PM Kid's Place Crochet Club  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

It's fun, fast and easy to learn to crochet.  We will work on group projects like hats, scarves and throws.

Yarn and crochet hook provided.  This program is for children in grades 106.  Please register

Wednesday evenings, 5:30-6:30pm, Septmber 13 - November 15

Please register at the September 13 date

    Location: J Program Room 1
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Make It and Take It  
    Contact: Jane Maciel   860-673-6791   jmaciel@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages 4 and up. Learn about creative problem-solving and the point-of-departure process. Explore art principles, elements, and new techniques with hands-on art projects. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Thursday September 28, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Onederful Ones  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   
   

A fun filled half-hour for child and adult featuring books, fingerplays, and lots of music and movement.

For children ages 12-24 months with a caregiver.  No registration required.  Please attend only one class

per week.

Mondays, 9:30-10:00 (September 11-November 13 (no program October 9)

Thursdays, 9:30-10:00 (September 14-November 16)

 

    Location: J Program Room 1
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Spanish Language Play Group  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Speak to your child in the language you know best!  Join us to connect with other families who speak

your language.  Play, socialize ad explore.  For children ages birth to five with their caregivers.  Please register.

Thursdays, Septmber 14 - November 16, 10:30 - 11:30 am.

Please register on the 9/14 date.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Friday September 29, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Tots and Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Music and movement for children ages birth to 3, with caregivers. Tots and Tunes is offered three times a week – come as often as you like! No registration required.

    Location: Community Room
   9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM Alphabet Soup  
   

For the child alone. Have fun getting to know the ABCs! Join us for this early literacy program

focusing on the alphabet. Children will be introduced to a different letter of the alphabet each week through stories, music, and a craft.

 For ages 3—5. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Tots and Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Music and movement for children ages birth to 3, with caregivers. Tots and Tunes is offered three times a week – come as often as you like! No registration required.

    Location: Community Room
   10:45 AM  -  11:45 AM Me and My Baby, Our First Year Together  
    Contact: Paula Montes   8606736791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

This program especially for moms with new babies is a time for you to connect with yourself and

to connect and meet with other new parents.  Special topics and speakers will be featured.  Join us

Friday mornings at 10:45 am.  No registration necessary.

Fridays, September 15 - November 17, 10:45 - 11:45 am

 

    Location: J Program Room 1
   3:00 PM  -  5:30 PM Fairy House INSTALLALTION  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

This is the day to bring your Fairy House to Winding Trails to install.  I will meet you there anytime from 3:30 pm until 5:30 pm.  Nature's Open House will be Saturday, 9/30 and Sunday, 10/1 at Winding Trails (please look at Winding Trails website).  Those who made houses will receive a free ticket to enter the event.  Please register so I know you will be coming.

 Miss Paula

 

    Location: J Program Room

Saturday September 30, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Ready to Lucy  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

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-All ages with a caregiver are welcome.  Certified therapy dog Lucy will be at the Library to listen to your stories! 

Sign up for a 10 minutes appointment to sit and read to Lucy.  Bring your own book or choose one of ours.

 

PLEASE CALL THE LIBRARY TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT AT 860-673-6791

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    Location: J Program Room

Monday October 2, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Onederful Ones  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

A fun filled half-hour for child and adult featuring books, fingerplays, and lots of music and movement.

For children ages 12-24 months with a caregiver.  No registration required.  Please attend only one class

per week.

Mondays, 9:30 - 10:00am, September 11 - November 13 (no program October 9)

 

    Location: J Program Room 1
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Terrific Twos  
    Contact: Angela Delaney   860-673-6791   adelaney@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children and their caregivers enjoy stories, music, puppets, parachute play and a film.  For 2-year-olds and a caregiver.  Please register.

   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Get Rok'n with ROKENBOK'S  
   

Robots and machines are just a few creative creations you can make with this construction toy system

that promotes STEM learning through hands on exploration and play.  This program will meet twice per month.  Ages 6-10.  Please register.

Mondays, September 25, October 2 and November 20, 4:00-5:00pm

Saturdays, October 28 and November 11, 2:00-3:00 pm

Please register for individual dates

    Location: J Program Room 1
   6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Jr. Maker Mondays  
    Contact: Trish Hart   860-673-6791   thart@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Jr. Maker Mondays: Super Bouncy Ball - A real hands-on project! Combine ingredients to create a super bouncy ball.

Monday, October 2, 2017

Time: 6:30 - 7:15

Ages: 6 - 10

Please Register

 

    Location: J Program Room 2

Tuesday October 3, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM 2 1/2 - 3  
    Contact: Trish Hart   860-673-6791   thart@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children and their caregivers enjoy reading books together, enjoy songs, fingerplays, puppets, a film and fun!

Time: Tuesdays: 9:30 - 10:15

Ages: 2 1/2 - 3

Dates: Sept., 12, 19 & 26, Oct. 3, 17, 24 & 31, Nov. 14

Registration is Required

    Location: J Program Room 2
   9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM Positively Preschool  
    Contact: Eva Markuszka   860-673-6791   emarkuszka@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

For the child alone. This special program helps your child get ready to read, develops letter knowledge, phonological awareness, and connects reading with fun. Positively Preschool includes stories, songs, rhymes, and art activities.

For ages 3—5. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Tots and Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Music and movement for children ages birth to 3, with caregivers. Tots and Tunes is offered three times a week – come as often as you like! No registration required.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Wednesday October 4, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Thrilling Threes  
    Contact: Angela Delaney   860-673-6791   adelaney@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children enjoy stories, songs, a craft and a film.  This program is for the child to attend alone.  For age 3.  Please register

   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Terrific Twos  
    Contact: Trish Hart   860-673-6791   thart@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children and caregivers enjoy reading books and singing, playing with puppets and making a craft.

Time: Wednesdays, 10:30 - 11:00 am

Ages: 2 year olds

Dates: Sept., 13, 20, 27, Oct. 4, 11, 18, 25 & Nov. 1, 8 & 15

Please Register

    Location: J Program Room 2
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Threes and Me  
   

For the child who is not quite ready to transition to a program alone, this program is the same as Thrilling Threes only the child is accompanied by a caregiver.  For age 3.  Please register.

   5:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Kid's Place Crochet Club  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

It's fun, fast and easy to learn to crochet.  We will work on group projects like hats, scarves and throws. 

Yarns and crochet hooks provided.  This program is for children in grades 1-6.  Please register.

Wednesday evenings, 5:30 - 6:30 pm beginning September 13.

Please register on the 9/13 date.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Make It and Take It  
    Contact: Jane Maciel   860-673-6791   jmaciel@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages 4 and up. Learn about creative problem-solving and the point-of-departure process. Explore art principles, elements, and new techniques with hands-on art projects. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Thursday October 5, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Onederful Ones  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   
   

A fun filled half-hour for child and adult featuring books, fingerplays, and lots of music and movement.

For children ages 12-24 months with a caregiver.  No registration required.  Please attend only one class

per week.

Mondays, 9:30-10:00 (September 11-November 13 (no program October 9)

Thursdays, 9:30-10:00 (September 14-November 16)

 

    Location: J Program Room 1
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Spanish Language Play Group  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Speak to your child in the language you know best!  Join us to connect with other families who speak

your language.  Play, socialize ad explore.  For children ages birth to five with their caregivers.  Please register.

Thursdays, Septmber 14 - November 16, 10:30 - 11:30 am.

Please register on the 9/14 date.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Friday October 6, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Tots and Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Music and movement for children ages birth to 3, with caregivers. Tots and Tunes is offered three times a week – come as often as you like! No registration required.

    Location: Community Room
   9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM Alphabet Soup  
   

For the child alone. Have fun getting to know the ABCs! Join us for this early literacy program

focusing on the alphabet. Children will be introduced to a different letter of the alphabet each week through stories, music, and a craft.

 For ages 3—5. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Tots and Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Music and movement for children ages birth to 3, with caregivers. Tots and Tunes is offered three times a week – come as often as you like! No registration required.

    Location: Community Room
   10:45 AM  -  11:45 AM Me and My Baby, Our First Year Together  
    Contact: Paula Montes   8606736791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

This program especially for moms with new babies is a time for you to connect with yourself and

to connect and meet with other new parents.  Special topics and speakers will be featured.  Join us

Friday mornings at 10:45 am.  No registration necessary.

Fridays, September 15 - November 17, 10:45 - 11:45 am

 

    Location: J Program Room 1

Saturday October 7, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Daddy & Me  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Toddler and dad have fun together.  For children ages birth through three.  No registration required. 

Saturdays, 10:30-11:00 am

October 7 and November 4

    Location: J Program Room
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Daddy & Me  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Toddler and dad have fun together.  For children ages birth through three.  No registration required. 

Saturdays, 10:30-11:00 am

October 7 and November 4

    Location: J Program Room
   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Creative Building  
    Contact: Angela Delaney   860-673-6791   adelaney@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Use your imagination and our building bricks to build amazing creations.  For ages 6 and up.  No registration is required.


Tuesday October 10, 2017
   10:45 AM  -  11:45 AM Family Sing-along  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

All ages. Join us for singing time with Mr. Mike on the guitar! Instruments will be provided for children to join in the music making. No registration required.

    Location: J Program Room
   2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Captain Underpants  
    Contact: Trish Hart   860-673-6791   thart@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Calling all fans of Captain Underpants!  Prepare for "laffs," toilet paper relays and lots of silly humor.  We will also see how many friends we can fit into the largest pair of underwear!!!

Ages: 6 & up

Time: 2:30 - 3:30p.m.

    Location: J Program Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Tots and Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Music and movement for children ages birth to 3, with caregivers. Tots and Tunes is offered three times a week – come as often as you like! No registration required.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Wednesday October 11, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Thrilling Threes  
    Contact: Angela Delaney   860-673-6791   adelaney@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children enjoy stories, songs, a craft and a film.  This program is for the child to attend alone.  For age 3.  Please register

   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Terrific Twos  
    Contact: Trish Hart   860-673-6791   thart@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children and caregivers enjoy reading books and singing, playing with puppets and making a craft.

Time: Wednesdays, 10:30 - 11:00 am

Ages: 2 year olds

Dates: Sept., 13, 20, 27, Oct. 4, 11, 18, 25 & Nov. 1, 8 & 15

Please Register

    Location: J Program Room 2
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Threes and Me  
   

For the child who is not quite ready to transition to a program alone, this program is the same as Thrilling Threes only the child is accompanied by a caregiver.  For age 3.  Please register.

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Bite-Size Arithmetic  
    Contact: Jane Maciel   860-673-6791   jmaciel@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages 4-6, for the child alone. Count to 100, play math games, and read stories about numbers and patterns! Concepts include counting (September), matching (October), and greater than/less than (November). Please register.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   5:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Kid's Place Crochet Club  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

It's fun, fast and easy to learn to crochet.  We will work on group projects like hats, scarves and throws. 

Yarns and crochet hooks provided.  This program is for children in grades 1-6.  Please register.

Wednesday evenings, 5:30 - 6:30 pm beginning September 13.

Please register on the 9/13 date.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Make It and Take It  
    Contact: Jane Maciel   860-673-6791   jmaciel@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages 4 and up. Learn about creative problem-solving and the point-of-departure process. Explore art principles, elements, and new techniques with hands-on art projects. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Thursday October 12, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Onederful Ones  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   
   

A fun filled half-hour for child and adult featuring books, fingerplays, and lots of music and movement.

For children ages 12-24 months with a caregiver.  No registration required.  Please attend only one class

per week.

Mondays, 9:30-10:00 (September 11-November 13 (no program October 9)

Thursdays, 9:30-10:00 (September 14-November 16)

 

    Location: J Program Room 1
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Spanish Language Play Group  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Speak to your child in the language you know best!  Join us to connect with other families who speak

your language.  Play, socialize ad explore.  For children ages birth to five with their caregivers.  Please register.

Thursdays, Septmber 14 - November 16, 10:30 - 11:30 am.

Please register on the 9/14 date.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Tween Painting  
    Contact: Jane Maciel   860-673-6791   jmaciel@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages 7-12. Unleash your inner artist to paint portraits of a favorite book character and zoo animals. We will use acrylic paint and the grid method of painting with instruction from certified art teacher Jane Maciel. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Friday October 13, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Tots and Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Music and movement for children ages birth to 3, with caregivers. Tots and Tunes is offered three times a week – come as often as you like! No registration required.

    Location: Community Room
   9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM Alphabet Soup  
   

For the child alone. Have fun getting to know the ABCs! Join us for this early literacy program

focusing on the alphabet. Children will be introduced to a different letter of the alphabet each week through stories, music, and a craft.

 For ages 3—5. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Tots and Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Music and movement for children ages birth to 3, with caregivers. Tots and Tunes is offered three times a week – come as often as you like! No registration required.

    Location: Community Room
   10:45 AM  -  11:45 AM Me and My Baby, Our First Year Together  
    Contact: Paula Montes   8606736791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

This program especially for moms with new babies is a time for you to connect with yourself and

to connect and meet with other new parents.  Special topics and speakers will be featured.  Join us

Friday mornings at 10:45 am.  No registration necessary.

Fridays, September 15 - November 17, 10:45 - 11:45 am

 

    Location: J Program Room 1

Saturday October 14, 2017
   2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Bird Mobile and Artist Spotlight: Alexander Calder  
    Contact: Jane Maciel   860-673-6791   jmaciel@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages 7-10. Read a short story about Alexander Calder and create a mixed-media bird mobile. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Monday October 16, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Onederful Ones  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

A fun filled half-hour for chld and adult featuring books, fingerplays, and lots of music and movement.

For children ages 12-24 months with a caregiver.  No registration required.  Please attend only one class

per week.

Mondays, 9:30 - 10:00 am (September 11-November 17 (No program October 9)

 

    Location: J Program Room 1
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Terrific Twos  
    Contact: Angela Delaney   860-673-6791   adelaney@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children and their caregivers enjoy stories, music, puppets, parachute play and a film.  For 2-year-olds and a caregiver.  Please register.

   6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Polish Language Storytime  
    Contact: Eva Markuszka   860-673-6791   emarkuszka@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Speak to your child in the language you know best! Join Miss Eva for storytime in Polish on Monday nights. Enjoy stories and activities, and browse our Polish-language collections. For children ages birth to five and their caregivers. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room

Tuesday October 17, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM 2 1/2 - 3  
    Contact: Trish Hart   860-673-6791   thart@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children and their caregivers enjoy reading books together, enjoy songs, fingerplays, puppets, a film and fun!

Time: Tuesdays: 9:30 - 10:15

Ages: 2 1/2 - 3

Dates: Sept., 12, 19 & 26, Oct. 3, 17, 24 & 31, Nov. 14

Registration is Required

    Location: J Program Room 2
   9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM Positively Preschool  
    Contact: Eva Markuszka   860-673-6791   emarkuszka@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

For the child alone. This special program helps your child get ready to read, develops letter knowledge, phonological awareness, and connects reading with fun. Positively Preschool includes stories, songs, rhymes, and art activities.

For ages 3—5. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Tots and Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Music and movement for children ages birth to 3, with caregivers. Tots and Tunes is offered three times a week – come as often as you like! No registration required.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Wednesday October 18, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Thrilling Threes  
    Contact: Angela Delaney   860-673-6791   adelaney@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children enjoy stories, songs, a craft and a film.  This program is for the child to attend alone.  For age 3.  Please register

   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Terrific Twos  
    Contact: Trish Hart   860-673-6791   thart@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children and caregivers enjoy reading books and singing, playing with puppets and making a craft.

Time: Wednesdays, 10:30 - 11:00 am

Ages: 2 year olds

Dates: Sept., 13, 20, 27, Oct. 4, 11, 18, 25 & Nov. 1, 8 & 15

Please Register

    Location: J Program Room 2
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Threes and Me  
   

For the child who is not quite ready to transition to a program alone, this program is the same as Thrilling Threes only the child is accompanied by a caregiver.  For age 3.  Please register.

   2:00 PM  -  2:45 PM Bite-Size Science  
    Contact: Eva Markuszka   860-673-6791   emarkuszka@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

For the child alone. Learn simple scientific concepts and conduct fun experiments. Register.

For children ages 4—6.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   5:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Kid's Place Crochet Club  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

It's fun, fast and easy to learn to crochet.  We will work on group projects like hats, scarves and throws. 

Yarns and crochet hooks provided.  This program is for children in grades 1-6.  Please register.

Wednesday evenings, 5:30 - 6:30 pm beginning September 13.

Please register on the 9/13 date.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Make It and Take It  
    Contact: Jane Maciel   860-673-6791   jmaciel@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages 4 and up. Learn about creative problem-solving and the point-of-departure process. Explore art principles, elements, and new techniques with hands-on art projects. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Thursday October 19, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Onederful Ones  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   
   

A fun filled half-hour for child and adult featuring books, fingerplays, and lots of music and movement.

For children ages 12-24 months with a caregiver.  No registration required.  Please attend only one class

per week.

Mondays, 9:30-10:00 (September 11-November 13 (no program October 9)

Thursdays, 9:30-10:00 (September 14-November 16)

 

    Location: J Program Room 1
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Spanish Language Play Group  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Speak to your child in the language you know best!  Join us to connect with other families who speak

your language.  Play, socialize ad explore.  For children ages birth to five with their caregivers.  Please register.

Thursdays, Septmber 14 - November 16, 10:30 - 11:30 am.

Please register on the 9/14 date.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Friday October 20, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Tots and Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Music and movement for children ages birth to 3, with caregivers. Tots and Tunes is offered three times a week – come as often as you like! No registration required.

    Location: Community Room
   9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM Alphabet Soup  
   

For the child alone. Have fun getting to know the ABCs! Join us for this early literacy program

focusing on the alphabet. Children will be introduced to a different letter of the alphabet each week through stories, music, and a craft.

 For ages 3—5. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Tots and Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Music and movement for children ages birth to 3, with caregivers. Tots and Tunes is offered three times a week – come as often as you like! No registration required.

    Location: Community Room
   10:45 AM  -  11:45 AM Me and My Baby, Our First Year Together  
    Contact: Paula Montes   8606736791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

This program especially for moms with new babies is a time for you to connect with yourself and

to connect and meet with other new parents.  Special topics and speakers will be featured.  Join us

Friday mornings at 10:45 am.  No registration necessary.

Fridays, September 15 - November 17, 10:45 - 11:45 am

 

    Location: J Program Room 1

Monday October 23, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Onederful Ones  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

A fun filled half-hour for chld and adult featuring books, fingerplays, and lots of music and movement.

For children ages 12-24 months with a caregiver.  No registration required.  Please attend only one class

per week.

Mondays, 9:30 - 10:00 am (September 11-November 17 (No program October 9)

 

    Location: J Program Room 1
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Terrific Twos  
    Contact: Angela Delaney   860-673-6791   adelaney@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children and their caregivers enjoy stories, music, puppets, parachute play and a film.  For 2-year-olds and a caregiver.  Please register.

   6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Polish Language Storytime  
    Contact: Eva Markuszka   860-673-6791   emarkuszka@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Speak to your child in the language you know best! Join Miss Eva for storytime in Polish on Monday nights. Enjoy stories and activities, and browse our Polish-language collections. For children ages birth to five and their caregivers. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room

Tuesday October 24, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM 2 1/2 - 3  
    Contact: Trish Hart   860-673-6791   thart@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children and their caregivers enjoy reading books together, enjoy songs, fingerplays, puppets, a film and fun!

Time: Tuesdays: 9:30 - 10:15

Ages: 2 1/2 - 3

Dates: Sept., 12, 19 & 26, Oct. 3, 17, 24 & 31, Nov. 14

Registration is Required

    Location: J Program Room 2
   9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM Positively Preschool  
    Contact: Eva Markuszka   860-673-6791   emarkuszka@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

For the child alone. This special program helps your child get ready to read, develops letter knowledge, phonological awareness, and connects reading with fun. Positively Preschool includes stories, songs, rhymes, and art activities.

For ages 3—5. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Tots and Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Music and movement for children ages birth to 3, with caregivers. Tots and Tunes is offered three times a week – come as often as you like! No registration required.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Wednesday October 25, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Thrilling Threes  
    Contact: Angela Delaney   860-673-6791   adelaney@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children enjoy stories, songs, a craft and a film.  This program is for the child to attend alone.  For age 3.  Please register

   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Terrific Twos  
    Contact: Trish Hart   860-673-6791   thart@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children and caregivers enjoy reading books and singing, playing with puppets and making a craft.

Time: Wednesdays, 10:30 - 11:00 am

Ages: 2 year olds

Dates: Sept., 13, 20, 27, Oct. 4, 11, 18, 25 & Nov. 1, 8 & 15

Please Register

    Location: J Program Room 2
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Threes and Me  
   

For the child who is not quite ready to transition to a program alone, this program is the same as Thrilling Threes only the child is accompanied by a caregiver.  For age 3.  Please register.

   5:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Kid's Place Crochet Club  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

It's fun, fast and easy to learn to crochet.  We will work on group projects like hats, scarves and throws. 

Yarns and crochet hooks provided.  This program is for children in grades 1-6.  Please register.

Wednesday evenings, 5:30 - 6:30 pm beginning September 13.

Please register on the 9/13 date.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Make It and Take It  
    Contact: Jane Maciel   860-673-6791   jmaciel@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages 4 and up. Learn about creative problem-solving and the point-of-departure process. Explore art principles, elements, and new techniques with hands-on art projects. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Thursday October 26, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Onederful Ones  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   
   

A fun filled half-hour for child and adult featuring books, fingerplays, and lots of music and movement.

For children ages 12-24 months with a caregiver.  No registration required.  Please attend only one class

per week.

Mondays, 9:30-10:00 (September 11-November 13 (no program October 9)

Thursdays, 9:30-10:00 (September 14-November 16)

 

    Location: J Program Room 1
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Spanish Language Play Group  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Speak to your child in the language you know best!  Join us to connect with other families who speak

your language.  Play, socialize ad explore.  For children ages birth to five with their caregivers.  Please register.

Thursdays, Septmber 14 - November 16, 10:30 - 11:30 am.

Please register on the 9/14 date.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Friday October 27, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Tots and Tunes Halloween Parade  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Celebrate Halloween with music and movement for children ages birth to 3. Wear your costumes, and we'll parade around the library! No registration required.

Also during this time, a representative from the Regional School Choice Office (RSCO) will be available to answer any questions and provide information about the RSCO program.

    Location: Community Room
   9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM Alphabet Soup  
   

For the child alone. Have fun getting to know the ABCs! Join us for this early literacy program

focusing on the alphabet. Children will be introduced to a different letter of the alphabet each week through stories, music, and a craft.

 For ages 3—5. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Tots and Tunes Halloween Parade  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Celebrate Halloween with music and movement for children ages birth to 3. Wear your costumes, and we'll parade around the library! No registration required.

Also during this time, a representative from the Regional School Choice Office (RSCO) will be available to answer any questions and provide information about the RSCO program.

    Location: Community Room
   10:45 AM  -  11:45 AM Me and My Baby, Our First Year Together  
    Contact: Paula Montes   8606736791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

This program especially for moms with new babies is a time for you to connect with yourself and

to connect and meet with other new parents.  Special topics and speakers will be featured.  Join us

Friday mornings at 10:45 am.  No registration necessary.

Fridays, September 15 - November 17, 10:45 - 11:45 am

 

    Location: J Program Room 1
   3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Paint a Pumpkin  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages 4 and up. Celebrate the season with a hand-painted and bedazzled pumpkin! Please register.

    Location: J Program Room

Saturday October 28, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Ready to Lucy  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

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-All ages with a caregiver are welcome.  Certified therapy dog Lucy will be at the Library to listen to your stories! 

Sign up for a 10 minutes appointment to sit and read to Lucy.  Bring your own book or choose one of ours.

 

PLEASE CALL THE LIBRARY TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT AT 860-673-6791

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    Location: J Program Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Get Rok'n with ROKENBOKS  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Robots and machines are just a few creative creations you can make with this construction toy system

that promotes STEM learning through hands on exploration and play.  This program will meet twice per

month.  Ages 6-10.  Please register.

Mondays, September 25, October 2 and November 20, 4:00-5:00pm

Saturdays, October 28 and November 11, 2:00-3:00pm

Please register for individual dates

    Location: J Program Room 1

Monday October 30, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Onederful Ones  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

A fun filled half-hour for chld and adult featuring books, fingerplays, and lots of music and movement.

For children ages 12-24 months with a caregiver.  No registration required.  Please attend only one class

per week.

Mondays, 9:30 - 10:00 am (September 11-November 17 (No program October 9)

 

    Location: J Program Room 1
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Terrific Twos  
    Contact: Angela Delaney   860-673-6791   adelaney@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children and their caregivers enjoy stories, music, puppets, parachute play and a film.  For 2-year-olds and a caregiver.  Please register.

   6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Polish Language Storytime  
    Contact: Eva Markuszka   860-673-6791   emarkuszka@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Speak to your child in the language you know best! Join Miss Eva for storytime in Polish on Monday nights. Enjoy stories and activities, and browse our Polish-language collections. For children ages birth to five and their caregivers. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room

Tuesday October 31, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM 2 1/2 - 3  
    Contact: Trish Hart   860-673-6791   thart@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children and their caregivers enjoy reading books together, enjoy songs, fingerplays, puppets, a film and fun!

Time: Tuesdays: 9:30 - 10:15

Ages: 2 1/2 - 3

Dates: Sept., 12, 19 & 26, Oct. 3, 17, 24 & 31, Nov. 14

Registration is Required

    Location: J Program Room 2
   9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM Positively Preschool  
    Contact: Eva Markuszka   860-673-6791   emarkuszka@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

For the child alone. This special program helps your child get ready to read, develops letter knowledge, phonological awareness, and connects reading with fun. Positively Preschool includes stories, songs, rhymes, and art activities.

For ages 3—5. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Tots and Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Music and movement for children ages birth to 3, with caregivers. Tots and Tunes is offered three times a week – come as often as you like! No registration required.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Wednesday November 1, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Thrilling Threes  
    Contact: Angela Delaney   860-673-6791   adelaney@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children enjoy stories, songs, a craft and a film.  This program is for the child to attend alone.  For age 3.  Please register

   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Terrific Twos  
    Contact: Trish Hart   860-673-6791   thart@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children and caregivers enjoy reading books and singing, playing with puppets and making a craft.

Time: Wednesdays, 10:30 - 11:00 am

Ages: 2 year olds

Dates: Sept., 13, 20, 27, Oct. 4, 11, 18, 25 & Nov. 1, 8 & 15

Please Register

    Location: J Program Room 2
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Threes and Me  
   

For the child who is not quite ready to transition to a program alone, this program is the same as Thrilling Threes only the child is accompanied by a caregiver.  For age 3.  Please register.

   5:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Kid's Place Crochet Club  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

It's fun, fast and easy to learn to crochet.  We will work on group projects like hats, scarves and throws. 

Yarns and crochet hooks provided.  This program is for children in grades 1-6.  Please register.

Wednesday evenings, 5:30 - 6:30 pm beginning September 13.

Please register on the 9/13 date.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Make It and Take It  
    Contact: Jane Maciel   860-673-6791   jmaciel@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages 4 and up. Learn about creative problem-solving and the point-of-departure process. Explore art principles, elements, and new techniques with hands-on art projects. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Thursday November 2, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Onederful Ones  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   
   

A fun filled half-hour for child and adult featuring books, fingerplays, and lots of music and movement.

For children ages 12-24 months with a caregiver.  No registration required.  Please attend only one class

per week.

Mondays, 9:30-10:00 (September 11-November 13 (no program October 9)

Thursdays, 9:30-10:00 (September 14-November 16)

 

    Location: J Program Room 1
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Spanish Language Play Group  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Speak to your child in the language you know best!  Join us to connect with other families who speak

your language.  Play, socialize ad explore.  For children ages birth to five with their caregivers.  Please register.

Thursdays, Septmber 14 - November 16, 10:30 - 11:30 am.

Please register on the 9/14 date.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Friday November 3, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Tots and Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Music and movement for children ages birth to 3, with caregivers. Tots and Tunes is offered three times a week – come as often as you like! No registration required.

    Location: Community Room
   9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM Alphabet Soup  
   

For the child alone. Have fun getting to know the ABCs! Join us for this early literacy program

focusing on the alphabet. Children will be introduced to a different letter of the alphabet each week through stories, music, and a craft.

 For ages 3—5. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Tots and Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Music and movement for children ages birth to 3, with caregivers. Tots and Tunes is offered three times a week – come as often as you like! No registration required.

    Location: Community Room
   10:45 AM  -  11:45 AM Me and My Baby, Our First Year Together  
    Contact: Paula Montes   8606736791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

This program especially for moms with new babies is a time for you to connect with yourself and

to connect and meet with other new parents.  Special topics and speakers will be featured.  Join us

Friday mornings at 10:45 am.  No registration necessary.

Fridays, September 15 - November 17, 10:45 - 11:45 am

 

    Location: J Program Room 1

Saturday November 4, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Daddy & Me  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Toddler and dad have fun together.  For children ages birth through three.  No registration required. 

Saturdays, 10:30-11:00 am

October 7 and November 4

    Location: J Program Room
   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Crafternoon  
    Contact: Eva Markuszka   860-673-6791   emarkuszka@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages 4 and up. Bring your imagination and dive into our craft supplies! Projects will be set up in the program room to work at your own pace. No registration required.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Monday November 6, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Onederful Ones  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

A fun filled half-hour for chld and adult featuring books, fingerplays, and lots of music and movement.

For children ages 12-24 months with a caregiver.  No registration required.  Please attend only one class

per week.

Mondays, 9:30 - 10:00 am (September 11-November 17 (No program October 9)

 

    Location: J Program Room 1
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Terrific Twos  
    Contact: Angela Delaney   860-673-6791   adelaney@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children and their caregivers enjoy stories, music, puppets, parachute play and a film.  For 2-year-olds and a caregiver.  Please register.

   6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Polish Language Storytime  
    Contact: Eva Markuszka   860-673-6791   emarkuszka@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Speak to your child in the language you know best! Join Miss Eva for storytime in Polish on Monday nights. Enjoy stories and activities, and browse our Polish-language collections. For children ages birth to five and their caregivers. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room

Tuesday November 7, 2017
   9:00 AM  -  8:00 PM Let's Vote!!  
    Contact: Angela Delaney   860-673-6791   adelaney@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Come to the children's room and exercise your right to vote.  You will be casting your ballot for your favorite book chracter.  All ages are invited to participate in this special event.

   9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM 2 1/2 - 3  
    Contact: Trish Hart   860-673-6791   thart@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children and their caregivers enjoy reading books together, enjoy songs, fingerplays, puppets, a film and fun.

Ages: 2 1/2 - 3

 

    Location: J Program Room 2
   9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM Positively Preschool  
    Contact: Eva Markuszka   860-673-6791   emarkuszka@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

For the child alone. This special program helps your child get ready to read, develops letter knowledge, phonological awareness, and connects reading with fun. Positively Preschool includes stories, songs, rhymes, and art activities.

For ages 3—5. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Tots and Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Music and movement for children ages birth to 3, with caregivers. Tots and Tunes is offered three times a week – come as often as you like! No registration required.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Wednesday November 8, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Thrilling Threes  
    Contact: Angela Delaney   860-673-6791   adelaney@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children enjoy stories, songs, a craft and a film.  This program is for the child to attend alone.  For age 3.  Please register

   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Terrific Twos  
    Contact: Trish Hart   860-673-6791   thart@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children and caregivers enjoy reading books and singing, playing with puppets and making a craft.

Time: Wednesdays, 10:30 - 11:00 am

Ages: 2 year olds

Dates: Sept., 13, 20, 27, Oct. 4, 11, 18, 25 & Nov. 1, 8 & 15

Please Register

    Location: J Program Room 2
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Threes and Me  
   

For the child who is not quite ready to transition to a program alone, this program is the same as Thrilling Threes only the child is accompanied by a caregiver.  For age 3.  Please register.

   2:00 PM  -  2:45 PM Bite-Size Science  
    Contact: Eva Markuszka   860-673-6791   emarkuszka@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

For the child alone. Learn simple scientific concepts and conduct fun experiments. Register.

For children ages 4—6.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   5:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Kid's Place Crochet Club  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

It's fun, fast and easy to learn to crochet.  We will work on group projects like hats, scarves and throws. 

Yarns and crochet hooks provided.  This program is for children in grades 1-6.  Please register.

Wednesday evenings, 5:30 - 6:30 pm beginning September 13.

Please register on the 9/13 date.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Make It and Take It  
    Contact: Jane Maciel   860-673-6791   jmaciel@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages 4 and up. Learn about creative problem-solving and the point-of-departure process. Explore art principles, elements, and new techniques with hands-on art projects. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Thursday November 9, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Onederful Ones  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   
   

A fun filled half-hour for child and adult featuring books, fingerplays, and lots of music and movement.

For children ages 12-24 months with a caregiver.  No registration required.  Please attend only one class

per week.

Mondays, 9:30-10:00 (September 11-November 13 (no program October 9)

Thursdays, 9:30-10:00 (September 14-November 16)

 

    Location: J Program Room 1
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Spanish Language Play Group  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Speak to your child in the language you know best!  Join us to connect with other families who speak

your language.  Play, socialize ad explore.  For children ages birth to five with their caregivers.  Please register.

Thursdays, Septmber 14 - November 16, 10:30 - 11:30 am.

Please register on the 9/14 date.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Friday November 10, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM Alphabet Soup  
   

For the child alone. Have fun getting to know the ABCs! Join us for this early literacy program

focusing on the alphabet. Children will be introduced to a different letter of the alphabet each week through stories, music, and a craft.

 For ages 3—5. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   10:45 AM  -  11:45 AM Me and My Baby, Our First Year Together  
    Contact: Paula Montes   8606736791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

This program especially for moms with new babies is a time for you to connect with yourself and

to connect and meet with other new parents.  Special topics and speakers will be featured.  Join us

Friday mornings at 10:45 am.  No registration necessary.

Fridays, September 15 - November 17, 10:45 - 11:45 am

 

    Location: J Program Room 1

Saturday November 11, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Ready to Lucy  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

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-All ages with a caregiver are welcome.  Certified therapy dog Lucy will be at the Library to listen to your stories! 

Sign up for a 10 minutes appointment to sit and read to Lucy.  Bring your own book or choose one of ours.

 

PLEASE CALL THE LIBRARY TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT AT 860-673-6791

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    Location: J Program Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Get Rok'n with ROKENBOKS  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Robots and machines are just a few creative creations you can make with this construction toy system

that promotes STEM learning through hands on exploration and play.  This program will meet twice per\

month.  Ages 6-10.  Please register

Mondays, September 25, October 2 and November 20, 4:00-5:00pm

Saturdays, October 28 and November 11, 2:00-3:00pm\

Please register for individual dates

    Location: J Program Room 1

Monday November 13, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Onederful Ones  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

A fun filled half-hour for chld and adult featuring books, fingerplays, and lots of music and movement.

For children ages 12-24 months with a caregiver.  No registration required.  Please attend only one class

per week.

Mondays, 9:30 - 10:00 am (September 11-November 17 (No program October 9)

 

    Location: J Program Room 1
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Terrific Twos  
    Contact: Angela Delaney   860-673-6791   adelaney@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children and their caregivers enjoy stories, music, puppets, parachute play and a film.  For 2-year-olds and a caregiver.  Please register.

   2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM The Kindess Rock Project: The Art of Connection  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

One message at just the right moment can change someone's life.  Come paint kindness rocks and be part

of this growing project of kindness.  Please register.  Ages 6-10

    Location: J Program Room 1
   6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Polish Language Storytime  
    Contact: Eva Markuszka   860-673-6791   emarkuszka@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Speak to your child in the language you know best! Join Miss Eva for storytime in Polish on Monday nights. Enjoy stories and activities, and browse our Polish-language collections. For children ages birth to five and their caregivers. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room

Tuesday November 14, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM 2 1/2 - 3  
    Contact: Trish Hart   860-673-6791   thart@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children and their caregivers enjoy reading books together, enjoy songs, fingerplays, puppets, a film and fun!

Time: Tuesdays: 9:30 - 10:15

Ages: 2 1/2 - 3

Dates: Sept., 12, 19 & 26, Oct. 3, 17, 24 & 31, Nov. 14

Registration is Required

    Location: J Program Room 2
   9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM Positively Preschool  
    Contact: Eva Markuszka   860-673-6791   emarkuszka@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

For the child alone. This special program helps your child get ready to read, develops letter knowledge, phonological awareness, and connects reading with fun. Positively Preschool includes stories, songs, rhymes, and art activities.

For ages 3—5. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Tween Painting  
    Contact: Jane Maciel   860-673-6791   jmaciel@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages 7-12. Unleash your inner artist to paint portraits of a favorite book character and zoo animals. We will use acrylic paint and the grid method of painting with instruction from certified art teacher Jane Maciel. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Tots and Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Music and movement for children ages birth to 3, with caregivers. Tots and Tunes is offered three times a week – come as often as you like! No registration required.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Wednesday November 15, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Thrilling Threes  
    Contact: Angela Delaney   860-673-6791   adelaney@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children enjoy stories, songs, a craft and a film.  This program is for the child to attend alone.  For age 3.  Please register

   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Terrific Twos  
    Contact: Trish Hart   860-673-6791   thart@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Children and caregivers enjoy reading books and singing, playing with puppets and making a craft.

Time: Wednesdays, 10:30 - 11:00 am

Ages: 2 year olds

Dates: Sept., 13, 20, 27, Oct. 4, 11, 18, 25 & Nov. 1, 8 & 15

Please Register

    Location: J Program Room 2
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Threes and Me  
   

For the child who is not quite ready to transition to a program alone, this program is the same as Thrilling Threes only the child is accompanied by a caregiver.  For age 3.  Please register.

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Bite-Size Arithmetic  
    Contact: Jane Maciel   860-673-6791   jmaciel@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages 4-6, for the child alone. Count to 100, play math games, and read stories about numbers and patterns! Concepts include counting (September), matching (October), and greater than/less than (November). Please register.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   5:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Kid's Place Crochet Club  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

It's fun, fast and easy to learn to crochet.  We will work on group projects like hats, scarves and throws. 

Yarns and crochet hooks provided.  This program is for children in grades 1-6.  Please register.

Wednesday evenings, 5:30 - 6:30 pm beginning September 13.

Please register on the 9/13 date.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Make It and Take It  
    Contact: Jane Maciel   860-673-6791   jmaciel@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages 4 and up. Learn about creative problem-solving and the point-of-departure process. Explore art principles, elements, and new techniques with hands-on art projects. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Thursday November 16, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Onederful Ones  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   
   

A fun filled half-hour for child and adult featuring books, fingerplays, and lots of music and movement.

For children ages 12-24 months with a caregiver.  No registration required.  Please attend only one class

per week.

Mondays, 9:30-10:00 (September 11-November 13 (no program October 9)

Thursdays, 9:30-10:00 (September 14-November 16)

 

    Location: J Program Room 1
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Spanish Language Play Group  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Speak to your child in the language you know best!  Join us to connect with other families who speak

your language.  Play, socialize ad explore.  For children ages birth to five with their caregivers.  Please register.

Thursdays, Septmber 14 - November 16, 10:30 - 11:30 am.

Please register on the 9/14 date.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Friday November 17, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM Alphabet Soup  
   

For the child alone. Have fun getting to know the ABCs! Join us for this early literacy program

focusing on the alphabet. Children will be introduced to a different letter of the alphabet each week through stories, music, and a craft.

 For ages 3—5. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   10:45 AM  -  11:45 AM Me and My Baby, Our First Year Together  
    Contact: Paula Montes   8606736791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

This program especially for moms with new babies is a time for you to connect with yourself and

to connect and meet with other new parents.  Special topics and speakers will be featured.  Join us

Friday mornings at 10:45 am.  No registration necessary.

Fridays, September 15 - November 17, 10:45 - 11:45 am

 

    Location: J Program Room 1

Saturday November 18, 2017
   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Creative Building  
    Contact: Angela Delaney   860-673-6791   adelaney@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Use your imagination and our building bricks to build amazing creations.  For ages 6 and up.  No registration is required.


Monday November 20, 2017
   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Get Rok'n with ROKENBOKS  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Robotos and machines are just a few creative creations you can make with this construction toy

system that promotes STEM learning through hands on exploration and play.  This program will meet

twice per month.  Ages 6-10.  Please register

Mondays, September 25, October 2 and November 20, 4:00-5:00pm

Saturdays, October 28 and November 11, 2:00-3:00pm

Please register for individual dates

    Location: J Program Room 1
   6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Jr. Maker Mondays  
    Contact: Trish Hart   860-673-6791   thart@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Jr. Maker Mondays: Airplanes

Monday, November 20, 6:30 - 7:15p.m.      Ages: 6 - 10

Use straws, paper strips and tape to engineer your own flying airplane.  Test your designs and race your friends to create the fastest paper plane!

Please Register

    Location: J Program Room 2

Tuesday November 21, 2017
   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Let's Talk Turkey  
    Contact: Angela Delaney   860-673-6791   adelaney@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Create a Thanksgiving centerpeice after listening to holiday stories.  For children ages 4-8.  Please register.

   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Tots and Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Music and movement for children ages birth to 3, with caregivers. Tots and Tunes is offered three times a week – come as often as you like! No registration required.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Tuesday November 28, 2017
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Tots and Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Music and movement for children ages birth to 3, with caregivers. Tots and Tunes is offered three times a week – come as often as you like! No registration required.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Saturday December 2, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Daddy & Me  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Toddler and dad have fun together.  For children ages birth through three.  No registration required. 

Saturdays, 10:30-11:00 am

October 7 and November 4

    Location: J Program Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM The Kindness Rock Project  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

The art of connection

One message at just the right moment can change someone's life.  Come and paint kindness rocks

and be part of this growing project of kindness.  This program is for children ages 6-10.  Please register.

Saturday, December 2, 2:00-3:00 pm

    Location: J Program Room 1

Saturday December 9, 2017
   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Creative Building  
    Contact: Angela Delaney   860-673-6791   adelaney@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Use your imagination and our building bricks to build amazing creations.  For ages 6 and up.  No registration is required.


Saturday December 30, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Ready to Lucy  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

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-All ages with a caregiver are welcome.  Certified therapy dog Lucy will be at the Library to listen to your stories! 

Sign up for a 10 minutes appointment to sit and read to Lucy.  Bring your own book or choose one of ours.

 

PLEASE CALL THE LIBRARY TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT AT 860-673-6791

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