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Programs

The Farmington Public Library offers are large variety of programs. We are now offering around 20 programs a month, all of which are free to the public. Some programs require a sign up in order to attend. Please sign up at the library or call us @ 573-756-5779.

Full Program Schedule for June 2018

 

Candy Construction

Candy Construction

Monday, June 11

4:00 p.m.

Candy Construction is back this month! Do your kids love crafts and sweet treats? Then join us for an afternoon of delicious fun. Kids will build neat edible creations. For June we’re making fantasy themed snacks! To sign up, please call the library at 573-756-5779 or come in and sign up in person.

Ages 3-11

Sign up required

Junk Jewelry

Junk Jewelry

Monday, June 11

6:00 p.m.

Join us for our next jewelry making class! This month we will be making pendants out of wine corks and turning them into necklaces, earrings, or keychains. Please bring a pair of flat-nose or chain-nose pliers if you have them. Please sign up at the library in order to attend.

Ages 16+

Sign up required

Kids Crafternoon

Kids Crafternoon

Tuesday, June 12

4:00 p.m.

Designed to inspire creativity, Kids’ Crafternoon allows young children (ages 3-12) to stretch their imaginations as they build and create neat crafts. We’re making beaded bubble wands in June! This program requires a sign up at the library in order to participate. Contact the library @ 573-756-5779 for any questions about this program.

Ages 3-12

Sign up required

Classic Book Club

Classic Book Club

Thursday, June 14

6:00 p.m.

Do you love classic literature? Want to meet with others who love it too? Join the classic book club to reread old favorites, and gain new insight! This month’s discussion is on The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams.

Ages 18+

No sign up required

Father's Day Kids Craft

Father’s Day Kids Craft

Saturday, June 16

10:30 a.m.

Join us Saturday, June 16 @ 10:30 a.m. for our annual Father’s Day Kids Craft. We’ll be making stepping stones for dad! Please sign up at the library in order to attend. Make sure to wear clothes that you don’t mind getting dirty.

Ages 4-11

Sign up required

Family Movie Night

Family Movie Night

June 21

6:00 p.m.

Looking for a fun way to spend time with your family? Join us at the library for fun family movies each month. We’re watching Ferdinand in June. Popcorn and drinks are provided for all in attendance.

All Ages

No sign up required

Splash Pad Story Time

Splash Pad Story Time

Wednesday, June 20 and June 27

9:30 a.m.

Story time at the splash pad is back! Meet us at the Farmington water park @ 9:30 on June 20 and June 27. This event is free and does not require a sign up in order to attend. This will take the place of our regular story time at the library. Anyone who would like to stay at the park after story time is over must leave, come back in and pay the water park fee.

All Ages

No sign up required

Parkland Writers Circle

Parkland Writers Circle

Wednesday, June 6 & June 20

6:00 p.m.

Interested in writing? Looking for a writing community? Then join us at the Parkland Writers Circle. Open to writers of all ages and experience levels, it is a group designed to encourage and inspire.

Ages 18+

No sign up required

Story Time

Story Time

Every Wednesday @ 10:30 a.m. 

Every Saturday @ 11:30 a.m.

Story time is every Wednesday and Saturday at the library. Story time provides an educational and entertaining experience for kids every week. Kids not only hear a story, but also participate in a neat craft! No sign up is required in order to attend this event.

All Ages

No sign up required

Learning Resource Class

Learning Resource Class

Every Saturday 1:00 -6:00 p.m.

The Farmington Public Library has weekly computer resource classes every Saturday and Sunday. Anyone over the age of 15 that has a valid library card is welcome to come to the library computer lab at the designated time.

We will be using LearningLibraryExpress to improve computer skills for work and school related activities. This is not a beginners computer class. Please sign up at the library in order to attend. Email vmoore@farmington-mo.gov for more information.

Ages 15+

Sign up required

 Library Computer Lab

One-on-one Technology Lessons

Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays

10:30 a.m.

Sign up for one-on-one technology lessons at the library either in person or  by phone. A qualified member of the staff gives instruction on any topic you wish. Other time slots may be available by appointment.

Sign up required