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Thursday, April 28th, 6:00-7:30 p.m. in the Board Room
Scopa is a favorite Italian card game. Scopa, in Italian, means broom. In the game of Scopa, you are awarded points in a variety of ways, but one of the best methods is to sweep the board - hence the name. Come and learn to play while meeting new friends and having fun. Italian treats will be served. Open to all teens in grades 6-12. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.
Thursday, April 28th at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room
Our very own poetry group Saturday Mornings with Poetry (SMwP) presents “Verse-atility,” a music, poetry, and open mic event in celebration of National Poetry Month.
Wallingford Poet Laureate Tarn Granucci
Poetry readings by members of SMwP
Open mic poetry & verse
Thursday, April 28th at 10:00 a.m. in the Board Room
Build a mailing list and make labels for envelopes in a few simple steps. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.
Tuesday, April 26th at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room
Join us to view the film INHABIT and learn about the ecological design process Permaculture which uses the principles found in ecosystems to help shift human impact on the environment from destructive to regenerative. Scott Gray and Sonya Wulff will introduce the film and moderate a discussion immediately following. Refreshments served. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.
Friday, April 22nd, 3:00-4:30 p.m. in the Community Room
Although we should be practicing Earth friendly behavior each and every day, it is nice to do something special once a year to celebrate our home planet. This Earth Day 2016 learn how to make bird feeders which will be cut into various shapes using cookie cutters. Hang your feeders from bushes and trees to attract birds. Open to all teens in grades 6-12. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.
Friday, April 22nd at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room
The winner of the Best Adapted Screenplay Oscar explores the 2008 financial crisis through the lens of four unorthodox moneymen, who foresaw the consequences of the fraudulent mortgage-lending practices of large banks on Wall Street. Christian Bale plays Michael Burry, a former hedge-fund manager who was one of the first to forecast the collapse of the credit bubble due to excessive subprime lending. Steve Carell is Mark Baum, a money manager who rose to fame after successfully betting against subprime mortgages. Rated R.