Thursday, April 30, 2009

Lighthouses of The Southeast

Farmington Library Systems Manager, Barbara Knibbs, shares her passion for photography and lighthouses, in a program to be held in the Reading Room of The Barney Library, 71 Main Street, Farmington on Tuesday, May 12 at 1:15 p.m. All are welcome to share this armchair travel experience.

Wednesday, April 29, 2009

Spring Flowers Inspire Beautiful Photographs

Local photographer, Richard Mathews, showcases the beauty of Barney's Cherry Tree with this original photo.

Wednesday, April 22, 2009

"Thank Heavens for Little Girls."

These girls get together every week to visit the library and hear great stories at Pre-school Story Time. It is never too soon to value good fellowship and great books. Story Time continues through May 20, 2009

Tuesday, April 21, 2009

See The Cherry Espalier!

Spring has sprung! Between all the rain and the blossoming of The Cherry Espalier that graces the front of The Barney Library, the world is becoming a floral wonderland. This tree is in full bloom for three days each year and is an excellent excuse for dropping by the library at 71 Main Street, Farmington. Watch beauty come alive!

Wednesday, April 8, 2009

Spring stories, spring baskets and a Spring surprize

Story times can be so special. These young listeners handcrafted spring baskets from cups, and paper, and stickers. Then the awesome librarian surprized them by filling their baskets with a jelly bean treat. Good times, and good memories.

Big Band Music brings back moonlight serenades

A full audience of jazz lovers heartily enjoyed the music performed by trumpet player,Vin Cassotta.
The sounds and melodies of Glen Miller, Woody Herman, Harry James, and Count Bassie, showered the listeners with moonlit memories. This concert took the "A train" to success and beyond with pure entertainment.

Thursday, April 2, 2009

Spring into new books and new beginnings

As Spring unfolds and flowers bloom make your way to our new book shelf and find new best sellers. Check out the best without buying them. Don't use your charge card, use your library card instead.

Wednesday, April 1, 2009

Rainy Day Play TIme

Fun can be found in Barney's playroom, especially on a rainy Spring day.