The Goodwin Library will have the December book discussion on this Thursday, Dec. 19th at 6PM. It is being rescheduled from Tuesday because of snow. Come to the Goodwin Library and discuss David Rakoff’s Love, Dishonor, Marry, Die, Cherish, Perish over a warm cup of tea.View full post
The welcoming reception was a great success! Lots of food and lots of great conversation. We all enjoyed being able to speak with everyone who could attend and celebrate the two latest additions to the Goodwin Library staff. If you were not able to attend we are including photos of the reception and the …View full post
A Video Message From Shanna Smith-New Director Of The Goodwin LibraryView full post
Did you know you can now check out eReader devices at the Goodwin Library? The devices are preloaded with tons of great books and can be checked out for two weeks! The library offers both Kindle and Nook eReaders. The list of books available includes: Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain The Adventures of …View full post
The Goodwin Library is a public library that serves as an information center for the personal, cultural, and social growth for the community of Farmington. The Library maintains collections and implements programs that address the community’s changing informational and recreational needs for education and literacy. The collections, materials, and programs are offered in a variety of formats to ensure equitable access for all. The Library believes that free and open access to information and resources will establish the framework for an informed and involved community.
The Goodwin Library’s review of David Rakoff’s book Love, Dishonor, Marry, Die, Cherish, Perish in 9 words or less: Like life itself it’s a quick, captivating, rhythmic read. A main character chart to help clarify the connections between the characters:
Come to the library the week of December 9th to 13th for patron appreciation week. Receive an appreciation gift from the Goodwin Library! We have a grab basket of assorted candy for the teens and adults, and candy trains for the children. Thank you for your patronage!
Did You Miss the Homesteading Roundtable Presentation on Homemade Holiday Gifts and Decorations? View it now!
Homesteading Dec. powerpoint For our December Homesteading Roundtable meeting the librarians presented how to make homemade holiday gifts and decorations. Check out our how-to handouts to make some of these great gifts yourself! Homesteading handouts Dec. 2013