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 December 2017

A Live Reading of The Polar Express

A Live Reading of the Polar Express

Saturday, December 9

10:30 a.m.

All aboard! The Polar Express will be here again tomorrow morning at 10:30 AM! Come enjoy a live reading of the Polar Express by the conductor himself! Afterwards, grab some hot chocolate and get your picture taken with the conductor!

All Ages

No sign up required

Candy Construction

Candy Construction

Monday, December 11

4:00 p.m.

Do your kids love crafts and sweet treats? Then join us for an afternoon of delicious fun. Kids will build neat edible creations. For December we’re making winter themed snacks! To sign up, please call the library at 573-756-5779 or come in and sign up in person. We do not take online sign ups at this time.

Ages 3-12

Sign up required

 Jewelry Making

Jewelry Making

Monday, December 11

6:00 p.m.

Join us for our next jewelry making class! This month we will be making miniature snow globe necklaces. Give this as a unique Christmas gift or keep it for yourself! Please bring a pair of flat-nose or chain-nose jewelry pliers.

Ages 16+

Sign up required

Kids Crafternoon

Kids Crafternoon

Tuesday, December 12

4:00 p.m.

Designed to inspire creativity, Kids’ Crafternoon allows young children to stretch their imaginations as they build and create neat crafts. We’re making holiday characters out of cardboard tubes for December!

Ages 3-12

Sign up required

Adult Coloring

Adult Coloring

Tuesday, December 12

6:00 p.m.

Join us on the 2nd Tuesday of every month to relax and socialize. The library provides the color sheets, pencils, markers, and a snack. Just bring your creativity!

Ages 16+

No sign up required

Chess Club

Thursday, December 14

4:00 p.m.

The next Chess Club meeting is coming up! All skill levels are welcome to attend this event. Refreshments are provided by the library.

Ages 12+

No sign up required

Classic Book Club

Classic Book Club

Thursday, December 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 we’re reading A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens.

All Ages

No sign up required

Candy Cane Craft Party

Candy Cane Craft Party

Saturday, December 16

1:00 p.m.

Join us for a crafting party with a candy cane theme! There will be three crafts for adults for make and two for kids. There will also be a candy cane hunt, candy cane themed refreshments, a hot cocoa station, and a Christmas movie!

All Ages

Sign up required

Kids Super Readers

Kids Super Readers

Monday, December 18

4:00 p.m.

Is your child struggling with reading? The Kids Super Readers Club is designed to help kids not only with reading, but comprehension.

Ages 8-12

Sign up required

 Family Movie Night

Family Movie Night

Monday, December 18- The Polar Express

Thursday, December 21- The Muppet Christmas Carol

5:30 p.m.

Looking for a fun way to spend time with your family? Join us at the library for 2 fun family movies this month! Popcorn and drinks are provided for all in attendance.

All Ages

No sign up required

After School Book Club

After School Book Club

Tuesday, December 19

4:00 p.m.

Not enough good books in your life? Join the After school Book Club! This club is for kids who enjoy reading, and allows them to discuss good books with their peers. Snacks are provided by the library.

Grades 3-5

Sign up required

Bingo For Books

Bingo For Books

Monday, November 20

10:00 a.m.

The library will be at OAKS Senior Center to present Bingo for Books! Bingo for Books offers a fun, literary twist to an old classic. Score a Bingo, and you could take home a new new book!

All Ages

no 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