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Monday June 26, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM All About Me!  
   

We are celebrating YOU!  Come see all the things you can do.  Playdough, dress-up, photo op, games and more.  Have lots of fun just being you!  This is for ages 1-3 only with a caregiver.  Please register. 

    Location: J Program Room

Wednesday June 28, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  7:00 PM Summer Kick-off Party  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

All ages. Celebrate the start of summer with books, games, popsicles, and more in the Children's Department. Stop by to register for our summer reading program -- help available all day to get you registered and ready to log your summer reading minutes!

    Location: J Program Room

Thursday June 29, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Spanish Language Playgroup  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Speak to your child in the language you know best!  Join us at the Farmington Library to connect with other families who speak your language.  Play, socialize, and explore our foreign language collections.  For children ages birth to five and their caregivers.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM First-Ever Building Brick Wars  
    Contact: Angela Delaney   860-673-6791   adelaney@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages 7 and up. Kick off summer reading with this building competition. Participants will complete three building challenges, consistent with our summer reading theme, “Build a Better World.” We provide the building bricks – you supply the imagination! Please register.

    Location: J Program Room

Wednesday July 5, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Thrilling Three's  
    Contact: Angela Delaney   860-673-6791   adelaney@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Wednesdays, July 5-26, 10 a.m.

Age 3, for the child alone. Children will enjoy stories, crafts, music, and film. No registration required.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Wacky Wednesday: Magician Ed Popielarczyk  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Magician Ed Popielarczyk will entertain and amaze at this family friendly magic show!

Free tickets will be available at the children’s desk at the Main library one week before each performance. These programs are best suited for ages 5 and up. This program is funded by the Friends of the Farmington Libraries.

 

    Location: Community Room

Thursday July 6, 2017
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Special K  
    Contact: Trish Hart   860-673-6791   thart@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Thursdays, July 6-27, 2 p.m.

A special program for your soon-to-be kindergartener, introducing and highlighting K-Readiness principles. Children will learn concepts, practice their skills, reinforced by crafts and using tactile materials. For children entering kindergarten in 2017. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room

Friday July 7, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Tots & Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Tuesdays,July 11-August 15, 6:30 p.m. (no program on August 8)

Fridays, July 7-August 11, 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. (no program on August 4)

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 & Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Tuesdays,July 11-August 15, 6:30 p.m. (no program on August 8)

Fridays, July 7-August 11, 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. (no program on August 4)

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  -  11:30 AM Book Buddies  
    Contact: Jane Maciel   860-673-6791   jmaciel@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages 3-5, for the child alone. Join us for a morning of fun as teens will partner with prescholers to read together and discover some great stories. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room

Saturday July 8, 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

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

Mondays, July 10-31, 9:30 a.m.

Ages 12-24 months, with a caregiver. A fun-filled half hour for child and adult featuring books, fingerplays, and lots of music and movement. No registration required.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Reader's Theater  
    Contact: Eva Markuszka   860-673-6791   emarkuszka@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Mondays, July 10-31, 2 p.m.& Monday, August 7, 6:30

Ages 6-12. Bring a story to life by reading aloud a script based on a book. Children will rehearse, create scenary, and share a performance for families at the end of the series. Please register.

Participants must plan to attend all scheduled meetings. Please plan to join us for an evening performance on Monday, August 7, at 6:30 p.m.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Tuesday July 11, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Drop-in Two's  
    Contact: Trish Hart   860-673-6791   thart@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Tuesdays, July 11-25, 10 a.m.

Age 2, with a caregiver. Children and their caregivers share songs, puppets, fingerplays, a movie, and fun! No registration required.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Storytime Fun  
    Contact: Eva Markuszka   860-673-6791   emarkuszka@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Tuesdays, July 11-25, 10 a.m.

Ages 4-5, for the child alone. Have fun with stories, crafts, music, and a movie. No registration required.

    Location: J Program Room 2
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Underwater World of Coral Reefs  
    Contact: Angela Delaney   860-673-6791   adelaney@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages  7 and up. Explore the beautiful but fragile world of coral reefs, and make your own coral reef creation. Please register.

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

Tuesdays,July 11-August 15, 6:30 p.m. (no program on August 8)

Fridays, July 7-August 11, 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. (no program on August 4)

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 July 12, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Thrilling Three's  
    Contact: Angela Delaney   860-673-6791   adelaney@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Wednesdays, July 5-26, 10 a.m.

Age 3, for the child alone. Children will enjoy stories, crafts, music, and film. No registration required.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Mike Mulligan and his Steam Shovel  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages 4-8. Do you know the story of Mike Mulligan and his steam shovel, Mary Anne? Learn about friendship, hard work, and perseverance with an interactive story, craft, and a movie. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Wacky Wednesday: Kahana Hula  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Learn about hula and Hawaiian culture! Tiara Kahana will take families on a virtual journey through the islands and share the aloha spirit.

Free tickets will be available at the children’s desk at the Main library one week before each performance. These programs are best suited for ages 5 and up. This program is funded by the Friends of the Farmington Libraries.

    Location: Community Room

Thursday July 13, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Spanish Language Playgroup  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Speak to your child in the language you know best!  Join us at the Farmington Library to connect with other families who speak your language.  Play, socialize, and explore our foreign language collections.  For children ages birth to five and their caregivers.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Special K  
    Contact: Trish Hart   860-673-6791   thart@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Thursdays, July 6-27, 2 p.m.

A special program for your soon-to-be kindergartener, introducing and highlighting K-Readiness principles. Children will learn concepts, practice their skills, reinforced by crafts and using tactile materials. For children entering kindergarten in 2017. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room

Friday July 14, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Tots & Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Tuesdays,July 11-August 15, 6:30 p.m. (no program on August 8)

Fridays, July 7-August 11, 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. (no program on August 4)

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 & Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Tuesdays,July 11-August 15, 6:30 p.m. (no program on August 8)

Fridays, July 7-August 11, 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. (no program on August 4)

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  -  11:30 AM Book Buddies  
    Contact: Jane Maciel   860-673-6791   jmaciel@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages 3-5, for the child alone. Join us for a morning of fun as teens will partner with prescholers to read together and discover some great stories. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room

Monday July 17, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM One-derful Ones  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Mondays, July 10-31, 9:30 a.m.

Ages 12-24 months, with a caregiver. A fun-filled half hour for child and adult featuring books, fingerplays, and lots of music and movement. No registration required.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Reader's Theater  
    Contact: Eva Markuszka   860-673-6791   emarkuszka@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Mondays, July 10-31, 2 p.m.

Ages 6-12. Bring a story to life by reading aloud a script based on a book. Children will rehearse, create scenary, and share a performance for families at the end of the series. Please register.

Participants must plan to attend all scheduled meetings. Please plan to join us for an evening performance on Monday, August 7, at 6:30 p.m.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Tuesday July 18, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Drop-in Two's  
    Contact: Trish Hart   860-673-6791   thart@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Tuesdays, July 11-25, 10 a.m.

Age 2, with a caregiver. Children and their caregivers share songs, puppets, fingerplays, a movie, and fun! No registration required.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Storytime Fun  
    Contact: Eva Markuszka   860-673-6791   emarkuszka@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Tuesdays, July 11-25, 10 a.m.

Ages 4-5, for the child alone. Have fun with stories, crafts, music, and a movie. No registration required.

    Location: J Program Room 2
   2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Book Discussion: Hidden Figures (Young Reader's Edition)  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages 8-12. Join us for a discussion of the young readers’ edition of Hidden Figures, the true story of African American female mathematicians and scientists at NASA. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   5:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Tween Painting Class  
    Contact: Jane Maciel   860-673-6791   jmaciel@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages 9-12. Join Miss Jane for an afternoon painting adventure. We provide paints, brushes, canvas, and other supplies. Please bring your own smock. Please register.

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

Tuesdays,July 11-August 15, 6:30 p.m. (no program on August 8)

Fridays, July 7-August 11, 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. (no program on August 4)

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 July 19, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Thrilling Three's  
    Contact: Angela Delaney   860-673-6791   adelaney@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Wednesdays, July 5-26, 10 a.m.

Age 3, for the child alone. Children will enjoy stories, crafts, music, and film. No registration required.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM How Can You Make the World a Better Place?  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Grades 3 and 4. Stories and activities about being kind, having good manners, taking care of our world, and helping others. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Wacky Wednesday: Studio 860  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Join us for an all-ages performance by the young dancers of Studio 860, a Hartford-based, hip hop-focused dance school. Come ready to dance!

Free tickets will be available at the children’s desk at the Main library one week before each performance. These programs are best suited for ages 5 and up. This program is funded by the Friends of the Farmington Libraries.

 

    Location: Community Room

Thursday July 20, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Spanish Language Playgroup  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Speak to your child in the language you know best!  Join us at the Farmington Library to connect with other families who speak your language.  Play, socialize, and explore our foreign language collections.  For children ages birth to five and their caregivers.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Special K  
    Contact: Trish Hart   860-673-6791   thart@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Thursdays, July 6-27, 2 p.m.

A special program for your soon-to-be kindergartener, introducing and highlighting K-Readiness principles. Children will learn concepts, practice their skills, reinforced by crafts and using tactile materials. For children entering kindergarten in 2017. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room

Friday July 21, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Tots & Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Tuesdays,July 11-August 15, 6:30 p.m. (no program on August 8)

Fridays, July 7-August 11, 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. (no program on August 4)

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 & Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Tuesdays,July 11-August 15, 6:30 p.m. (no program on August 8)

Fridays, July 7-August 11, 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. (no program on August 4)

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  -  11:30 AM Book Buddies  
    Contact: Jane Maciel   860-673-6791   jmaciel@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages 3-5, for the child alone. Join us for a morning of fun as teens will partner with prescholers to read together and discover some great stories. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room

Saturday July 22, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Read to Lucy  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

All ages, with a caregiver. Certified therapy dog Lucy will be at the library to listen to your stories! Sign up for a ten minute appointment to sit and read with Lucy. Please call the library (860-673-6791) to make an appointment.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Monday July 24, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM One-derful Ones  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Mondays, July 10-31, 9:30 a.m.

Ages 12-24 months, with a caregiver. A fun-filled half hour for child and adult featuring books, fingerplays, and lots of music and movement. No registration required.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Reader's Theater  
    Contact: Eva Markuszka   860-673-6791   emarkuszka@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Mondays, July 10-31, 2 p.m.

Ages 6-12. Bring a story to life by reading aloud a script based on a book. Children will rehearse, create scenary, and share a performance for families at the end of the series. Please register.

Participants must plan to attend all scheduled meetings. Please plan to join us for an evening performance on Monday, August 7, at 6:30 p.m.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Tuesday July 25, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Drop-in Two's  
    Contact: Trish Hart   860-673-6791   thart@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Tuesdays, July 11-25, 10 a.m.

Age 2, with a caregiver. Children and their caregivers share songs, puppets, fingerplays, a movie, and fun! No registration required.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Storytime Fun  
    Contact: Eva Markuszka   860-673-6791   emarkuszka@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Tuesdays, July 11-25, 10 a.m.

Ages 4-5, for the child alone. Have fun with stories, crafts, music, and a movie. No registration required.

    Location: J Program Room 2
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Painting Bird Houses  
    Contact: Jane Maciel   860-673-6791   jmaciel@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages 5-7. Paint your very own birdhouse using acrylic paints. Please register.

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

Tuesdays,July 11-August 15, 6:30 p.m. (no program on August 8)

Fridays, July 7-August 11, 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. (no program on August 4)

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 July 26, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Thrilling Three's  
    Contact: Angela Delaney   860-673-6791   adelaney@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Wednesdays, July 5-26, 10 a.m.

Age 3, for the child alone. Children will enjoy stories, crafts, music, and film. No registration required.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Wacky Wednesday: Tanglewood Marionettes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Featuring beautifully hand-crafted marionettes, this performance of The Fairy Circus will showcase turn-of-the-century style puppetry. The puppets will dance, play instruments, juggle, and fly through the air, all to the best-loved music of favorite composers.

Free tickets will be available at the children’s desk at the Main library one week before each performance. These programs are best suited for ages 5 and up. This program is funded by the Friends of the Farmington Libraries.

    Location: Community Room

Thursday July 27, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Spanish Language Playgroup  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Speak to your child in the language you know best!  Join us at the Farmington Library to connect with other families who speak your language.  Play, socialize, and explore our foreign language collections.  For children ages birth to five and their caregivers.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Special K  
    Contact: Trish Hart   860-673-6791   thart@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Thursdays, July 6-27, 2 p.m.

A special program for your soon-to-be kindergartener, introducing and highlighting K-Readiness principles. Children will learn concepts, practice their skills, reinforced by crafts and using tactile materials. For children entering kindergarten in 2017. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room

Friday July 28, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Tots & Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Tuesdays,July 11-August 15, 6:30 p.m. (no program on August 8)

Fridays, July 7-August 11, 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. (no program on August 4)

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 & Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Tuesdays,July 11-August 15, 6:30 p.m. (no program on August 8)

Fridays, July 7-August 11, 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. (no program on August 4)

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  -  11:30 AM Book Buddies  
    Contact: Jane Maciel   860-673-6791   jmaciel@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages 3-5, for the child alone. Join us for a morning of fun as teens will partner with prescholers to read together and discover some great stories. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room

Monday July 31, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM One-derful Ones  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Mondays, July 10-31, 9:30 a.m.

Ages 12-24 months, with a caregiver. A fun-filled half hour for child and adult featuring books, fingerplays, and lots of music and movement. No registration required.

    Location: J Program Room 1
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Reader's Theater  
    Contact: Eva Markuszka   860-673-6791   emarkuszka@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Mondays, July 10-31, 2 p.m.

Ages 6-12. Bring a story to life by reading aloud a script based on a book. Children will rehearse, create scenary, and share a performance for families at the end of the series. Please register.

Participants must plan to attend all scheduled meetings. Please plan to join us for an evening performance on Monday, August 7, at 6:30 p.m.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Tuesday August 1, 2017
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Tots & Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Tuesdays,July 11-August 15, 6:30 p.m. (no program on August 8)

Fridays, July 7-August 11, 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. (no program on August 4)

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 August 2, 2017
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Wacky Wednesday: Riverside Reptiles  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Explore the wonderful world of reptiles and amphibians! Learn about their natural history and the importance of their conservation. You will also have a chance to pet a gator, stare into the eyes of a huge toad, and touch a giant python!

Free tickets will be available at the children’s desk at the Main library one week before each performance. These programs are best suited for ages 5 and up. This program is funded by the Friends of the Farmington Libraries.

    Location: Community Room

Thursday August 3, 2017
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Discover Cave Painting  
    Contact: Angela Delaney   860-673-6791   adelaney@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages 7 and up. Make a better world through communication. Learn about the early cave drawings found in Lascaux, France, and then create your own cave drawings. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Saturday August 5, 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

Monday August 7, 2017
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Reader's Theater Performance  
    Contact: Eva Markuszka   860-673-6791   emarkuszka@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

All ages. Please join us for an evening performance of July's Reader's Theater program. Children rehearsed, created scenary, and are ready to share a performance with their families!

    Location: Community Room

Friday August 11, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Tots & Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Tuesdays,July 11-August 15, 6:30 p.m. (no program on August 8)

Fridays, July 7-August 11, 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. (no program on August 4)

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 & Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Tuesdays,July 11-August 15, 6:30 p.m. (no program on August 8)

Fridays, July 7-August 11, 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. (no program on August 4)

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 August 12, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Read to Lucy  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

All ages, with a caregiver. Certified therapy dog Lucy will be at the library to listen to your stories! Sign up for a ten minute appointment to sit and read with Lucy. Please call the library (860-673-6791) to make an appointment.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Monday August 14, 2017
   3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Fairy House Fun, Part 1  
    Contact: Paula Montes   860-673-6791   pmontes@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages 4 and up, with caregivers. Help us prepare our Fairy Village by making fairies from natural materials. Children may contribute their fairies to our installation planned for Nature’s Open House at Winding Trails on September 30-October 1. Fairy Houses will be built at home this year. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Fancy Flip Flops  
    Contact: Trish Hart   860-673-6791   thart@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Ages 6 and up. Bring a pair of well-loved or brand new flip-flops and turn them into something fancy for your feet. Please register.

    Location: J Program Room 1

Tuesday August 15, 2017
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Afternoon Craft-a-thon  
    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
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Tots & Tunes  
    Contact: Anna Eisen   860-673-6791   aeisen@farmingtonlibraries.org
   

Tuesdays,July 11-August 15, 6:30 p.m. (no program on August 8)

Fridays, July 7-August 11, 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. (no program on August 4)

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 August 16, 2017
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Afternoon Craft-a-thon  
    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

Thursday August 17, 2017
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Afternoon Craft-a-thon  
    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

Monday August 21, 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

Tuesday August 22, 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

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

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

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