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Wallingford Townscape Community Art Project

Sunday, January 17th, 1:30-3:30 p.m. in the Board Room
wishing well
The Library and local artist Rashmi Talpade invite you to participate in the creation of a museum quality, community-centric photo collage depicting the Town of Wallingford.

This art project is open to people of all ages and abilities. Here’s how you can be involved:

  • Gather photographs of Wallingford homes, public buildings, neighborhood landscapes and scenic areas
  • Send digital images to wallingfordtownscape@gmail.com or bring photographs to the Library

WHAT WILL IT LOOK LIKE?
The final 3’ x 8’ museum-quality collage will be composed of images cut from assorted photo prints to create an artistic townscape. The composed fragments of photographic prints will resemble a single image of an imaginary but familiar landscape of the Town of Wallingford.

Preschool Fair

POSTPONED TO: Saturday, January 30th, 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. in the Community Room
All ages

children wearing backpacks
The Preschool Fair has been postponed to Saturday, January 30th from 9:30-noon. Join us to meet representatives from local preschools and have all your questions answered!

Exploring the Winter Sky: Astronomy Lecture

Tuesday, January 19th at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room
winter sky
Presented by Wesleyan Professor Roy E. Kilgard

Beyond the recognizable figure of Orion, the long winter nights hold many wonders for us to explore. Gazing a little deeper, we can even gain insight into our home galaxy, the Milky Way, and our place within it. This talk will provide an overview of the winter sky as seen from the dark skies of central Connecticut, and maybe even convince you that it’s worth getting out in the cold to explore on your own!

Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Knit @ WPL

knitting needles and yarnTuesday, January 19th, 6:00-7:30 p.m. in the Board Room

All are invited to join the fun. Meet other knitters, trade patterns, learn, and have fun! Beginners are welcome and are encouraged to register in advance.

Friday Night Flicks Presents: Minions

Minions movie posterFriday, January 15th at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room

Minions Stuart, Kevin and Bob are recruited by Scarlett Overkill, a super-villain who, alongside her inventor husband Herb, hatches a plot to take over the world. Rated PG.

Wallingford Townscape Kick-off Celebration

Wednesday, January 13th at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room
Wallingford Townscape logo
Join us for a fun evening of art, food, music, and community! We are kicking off our Community Art Project: Wallingford Townscape. All are welcome. Artist Rashmi Talpade will be introduce the project and show us how Wallingford Townscape will be created.

An exhibit of Rashmi's collage art will be on display.

Learn more about the Wallingford Townscape Community Art Project.

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