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Film & Discussion: Planet Ocean

Planet Ocean movie posterTuesday, June 16th at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room

Planet Ocean is a stunning visual presentation documenting the importance of our oceans as a global ecosystem. The film examines the wealth and diversity of underwater life, correlations between ocean currents and weather patterns, and illustrates how mankind now has the ability to alter these systems.

Join local residents Scott Gray and Sonya Wulff to view the film and share in a discussion afterwards.

The Hidden Web: Unlocking the Power of Subscription Databases

logo of Learning Express databaseMonday, June 15th, 2:00-3:30 p.m. in the Board Room

Your Wallingford Public Library card opens a wealth of online resources, including magazine and newspaper articles, practice tests, online classes, language instruction, and more. Learn how to access and use these valuable tools at no cost. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Friday Night Flicks Presents: American Sniper

American Sniper movie posterFriday, June 12th at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room

U.S. Navy SEAL Chris Kyle is sent to Iraq with only one mission: to protect his brothers-in-arms. His pinpoint accuracy saves countless lives on the battlefield. He is also facing a different kind of battle on the home front: striving to be a good husband and father from halfway around the world. Chris serves through four harrowing tours of duty in Iraq. Upon returning to his wife and kids, Chris finds that it is the war he can't leave behind. Rated R.

Anime Night: Btooom!

character from BtooomThursday, June 11th, 6:30-8:00 p.m. in the Community Room

If you love anime and manga, this is where you need to be. Join us for Btooom!- a new anime in which a gamer must fight for his life after he wakes up in a real-life version of an on-line game. Meet other otaku and enjoy Green Tea Kit-Kats straight from Japan! Open to all teens in grades 6-12. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Introduction to Ancestry: Library Edition

Ancestry Library Edition logoThursday, June 11th, 2:00-3:30 p.m. in the Board Room

This class will teach you some tips and tricks on how to best search to learn about your family history. Learn how to search Census, military, birth and death records, and more. Time permitting, we will also learn how to search HeritageQuest. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Knit @ WPL

yarn and knitting needlesTuesday, June 2nd, 6:00-7:30 p.m. in the Board Room

No matter if you just picked up a pair of knitting needles for the first time or have been crocheting for years, all are welcome to attend. Join us, sit, relax, and stitch away! New members are always welcome. All materials provided.

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