Memories, Milestones, and Memoirs: Sept. 6, 10:30 a.m., Main Library
A monthly group where attendees can write their memories, and share with others. No registration is necessary. Bring a pad and pen.
Farmington Musicale: Sept. 7, 1 p.m., Main Library
The Musicale’s season opener is “Music – Its Incredible Power”. Enjoy a concert of piano and vocal selections featuring Roy Coloma, Susan Nickolls, Jim Nuckolls, Elaine Vermiglio (piano) and Sharon Cardeccia (vocals). Open to the public, no registration required.
Popular Book Discussion: Sept. 7, 2 p.m., Farmington branch
Join friends for coffee and a lively, informal book discussion of “Go Set a Watchman” by Harper Lee. Paperbacks are available for checkout at the downtown branch (Liberty Street) Information Desk.
Beyond Point-and-Click: Sept. 7, 2:30 p.m., Main Library
Instructor Mike Lewis conducts a discussion group on advanced computer topics.
Cluttered lives, empty souls: understanding and treating hoarding disorder: Sept. 8, 7 p.m., Farmington branch
Come join us in a respectful and thought-provoking interactive presentation and learn what hoarding is and isn’t, what causes it, and how to best address and treat it. Our presenter, Terrence Shulman, is a local attorney, social worker/addictions therapist, and author who specializes in assessing, treating and educating about hoarding. He’s the author of the 2011 book “Cluttered Lives, Empty Souls”.
Cut the Cord – Alternatives to Cable TV: Sept. 8, 7 p.m., Main Library
Interested in ditching your cable service but still want access to great TV shows and services? Join us to learn about great streaming cable alternatives. All you need is an internet connection.
Learn to Meditate: Heartfulness, Relaxation & Meditation: Sept. 8, 7 p.m., Main Library
A 6-week course to learn simple relaxation and meditation exercises to help restore balance in life, manage stress, better your health and lead to calm and inner peace. Register for one or more. No previous experience necessary.
Pokemon Go Battle Day!: Sept. 10, 2 p.m., Main Library
Drop in to the 12 Mile Library any time from 2 pm to 4 pm to battle for the Gym and take advantage of two solid hours of Lure Drops. We’ll have prizes for taking over the gym awarded at 3 pm and 4 pm, and other surprises. This event is open to all ages and will take place in front of the library, near the Humoresque Statue (our gym).
Songwriter Sunday: Dan Hazlett: Sept. 11, 2 p.m., Main Library
A musician, singer, songwriter, stay-at-home dad, and educator, Dan Hazlett is an accomplished, polished performer who entertains and uplifts his audiences with a blend of his smooth, soulful voice, his finely honed acoustic guitar work, and his arsenal of well-crafted and thoughtfully presented songs. Weaving in and out of folk, jazz, and a Will Rogers style of down-home humor, Dan captivates his listeners with subject matter ranging from the ordinary silliness of everyday life to the unexpected intensity of dramatic interludes.