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Reel Conversation Presents: School Ties

School Ties movie posterSaturday, January 31st at 1:00 p.m. in the Community Room

Our “We Didn’t Know We Were Seeing Stars: Early Performances by Current Greats” film series begins this month with School Ties featuring Matt Damon. Join hosts Brooks Appelbaum, Ph.D. and Dennis Bell to view and discuss the movie. Rated PG-13.

Folk Music From Around the World

Stanley ScottSunday, January 25th at 2:00 p.m. in the Community Room

Settle in with a cup of coffee and spend an afternoon enjoying music with your community. This month features the musicianship of Stan Scott: folksinger, guitarist, mandolinist, banjoist, and songwriter. Stan has recorded two albums and performs throughout New England and upstate New York.

Friday Night Flicks Presents: The Equalizer

Equalizer movie posterFriday, January 23rd at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room

A man believes he has put his mysterious past behind him and has dedicated himself to beginning a new, quiet life. But when he meets a young girl under the control of ultra-violent Russian gangsters, he can't stand idly by - he has to help her. Rated R.

The Issues of Addiction: An Evening with Dr. Pantalon

Thursday, January 22nd at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room
Presented in cooperation with Coalition for a Better Wallingford

hands wrapped with cut ropeOnly 1 out of every 10 individuals with an addiction is in treatment and fewer still are in programs that are proven to work. Dr. Pantalon will speak about what he and his company, the Center for Progressive Recovery, are trying to do to address these problems, as well as, what each of us can do to help those we know who are struggling with substance use issues. He will also talk about how best to motivate someone you are concerned about to consider treatment. There will be a question and answer period at the end of the presentation.

A reception will precede the talk during which light snacks will be served.

Early Childhood Education and Information Fair

Saturday, January 17th, 9:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. in the Community Room

puzzle spelling Play and LearnChoosing the right preschool or childcare facility for your family is a difficult decision. Make the decision a little easier by joining us at this event highlighting Wallingford’s preschools, licensed childcare centers, and town services available for our preschool population. Drop-in, no registration required.

January Is National Radon Action Month

house with stethoscope wrapped around itWednesday, January 21st at 12:00 p.m. in the Collins Room

Please join us for a radon awareness presentation sponsored by the Wallingford Health Department. Get the facts about radon (what it is, where it is found, health risks associated with exposure). Free radon testing kits will be distributed at the end of the program.

Please call the Wallingford Health Department at (203)294-2065 to register. Space is limited.

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