Craft Entrepreneurship: Learn How To Create an Online Shop For Your Craft Products

Etsy logoDo you already make custom jewelry, decorative home items, or other handmade products for sale or gift giving? If so, this course will teach you how to start an online shop for your unique line of handcrafted items.

In partnership with Etsy, a leader in e-commerce for creative entrepreneurs, Wallingford Public Library is offering free classes to help craft makers establish an online business to sell their products to a wider market and earn extra income.

Craft Entrepreneurship classes are taught by successful online craft sellers who coach and support participants through every aspect of setting up their online shops. Using Etsy as a learning lab, teachers share best practices on topics that impact new sellers most, including time management, branding, pricing, shipping, and photography, to help them earn supplemental income through their craft business. To minimize startup costs, students will be given the opportunity to list 20 items for sale for free on

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Monday Matinee: You Can't Take It With You

You Can't Take It With You movie posterMonday, August 29th at 1:00 p.m. in the Community Room

Join us for the latest in our series of Pulitzer prize-winning books and plays made into movies, held in the air-conditioned comfort of our Community Room. This Monday's film is You Can't Take It With You, not rated.

Reception for Librarian David Andrews

Wednesday, August 31st, 4:00-6:00 p.m. in the Collins Room
David Andrews
Please join us as we honor librarian David Andrews on the occasion of his retirement from Wallingford Public Library after 41 years of service. All are welcome.


Friday, August 26th, 4:00-5:30 p.m. in the Board Room
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The PokéParty continues yet again! At our third PokéParty of the summer, we will have even more fun activities for Pokémon Trainers who stop in during their walk down Main Street. Be sure to catch your limited edition team buttons available on this day only. No registration required. Open to all. Drop by any time. There will be lures at 4:00, 4:30, and 5:00.

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