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.
Join us for our summer reading kick off with children’s musician Steve Blunt! Bring a blanket and enjoy the concert on the lawn, and sign the whole family up for the Summer Reading Program.
Join Miss Donna for a Family Story Time full of songs, rhymes, and stories! This program is great for all ages.
Story time will be held outside on the lawn. In inclement weather we will hold story time in the community room.
Bring a yoga mat or blanket and join Miss Kayla for Yoga Story Time!
Yoga Story Time will be held on the lawn. In inclement weather we will hold story time in the community room.
Stop by the Children’s Room every Thursday to pick up a S.T.E.A.M. To Go Kit!
Upcoming Kits: Salt Dough Fish Fossils and Paper Plate Magnet Mazes
We’re going off site for Friday Field Trips! We are partnering with New Durham Public Library to offer these field trips.
June 24- Meet us at the New Durham Fish Hatchery for a guided tour to learn about how fish are hatched and raised. *Please register in advance for this program. Click here to register* (288 Merrymeeting Rd, New Durham)
July 1- Meet us on the Story Trail! (160 NH-153, Farmington, McCarthy Trail, next to the safety complex)
Drop in for Henna art! This program is for ages 12 and up. Space is limited and registration is required. Contact us at 755-2944 to register.
The story trail is up! Walk along and read Max the Brave by Ed Vere. This story was sponsored by the Farmington Paraeducators!
A big thank you to our 2022 story sponsors: Miss Kathie’s Childcare LLC, Birdbox Bakery, Chestnut Hill Chimney, Energy Resources Group, PIP Rental
Stop in for some Lego building fun! We have all sorts of Legos for you to see what you can create with!
We even have Duplo blocks for the little ones!
If you or someone you know is interested, please attend a Trustee meeting held the 3rd Thursday of every month. Next meeting is May 19 at 6PM.
Those wishing to be on the board should be a resident, employee or representative of a business in the Town of Farmington. A non-resident can be a member with a majority vote of the board.”