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Author Event: Deborah Freedman

Saturday, October 15th at 2:00 p.m. in the Community Room
Deborah Freedman
The Wallingford Public Library is proud to welcome picture book author and illustrator, Deborah Freedman. Her books include Blue Chicken, By Mouse & Frog, and Shy. Join us for a fun afternoon learning about where she gets her ideas, her writing and drawing process, and lots more! Book signing to follow. Copies of her books will be available for purchase.

Ages 4 & up. Registration is encouraged.

This program has been made possible by a gift from the Faustman Fund.


Knit @ WPL

Tuesday, October 18th, 6:00-7:30 p.m. in the Board Room
yarn and knitting needles
Knit @ WPL is a place where knitters and crocheters can practice their work in the company of others. Newcomers are welcome to join, but knitting experience is required.

Why knit? Research shows that knitting supports a healthy brain and help elevate mood. What are you waiting for? Grab your needles and yarn (we will provide materials if you are without) and come to a fun filled evening.

Tablet Petting Zoo

Monday, October 17th at 2:00 p.m. in the Board Room
Kindle Fire
Are you thinking of purchasing a tablet but unsure which one? Come learn, touch and get acquainted with Kindle Fire, iPad, Nook or Samsung tablets.


Friday Night Flicks Presents: Money Monster

Friday, October 14th at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room
Money Monster movie poster
TV stock-market guru Lee Gates (George Clooney) and his producer Patty (Julia Roberts) are held hostage during a live broadcast by a man who lost his life’s savings due to Gates’ financial advice. The captor soon forces the pair to probe a conspiracy involving the global economy. Rated R.

Teen Event: Spooky Wire Wrapped Tree Pendants

Wednesday, October 12th, 6:00-8:00 p.m. in the Collaboratory
tree pendant
Join Debbie Jaffe of Kandu Beads in a hands-on Halloween program. Learn how to use colored wire and beads to create a spooky tree pendant. All materials provided. Open to all in grades 6-12. Please be sure to register in advance.


Computer Class: Excel 2013 Formulas & Functions

Wednesday, October 12th at 10:00 a.m. in the Board Room
Excel 2013 logo
Take your spreadsheets to the next level with common business calculations and conditional formatting.


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