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Abracadabra! Magic with Chick Kelman


Friday December 27th, 2:00 p.m. in the Community Room

Chick Kelman is returning to the Library to bring some magic to your holiday vacation. Put aside your toys and join him for an afternoon program of magical tricks that will entertain and amaze you!

This drop in program is FREE for kids of all ages!

Friday Night Flicks Presents: Planes


Friday December 20th, 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room

Dusty is a crop dusting plane with dreams of competing as a high-flying air racer. But Dusty is not exactly built for racing, and he happens to be afraid of heights. So he turns to a seasoned naval aviator, who helps Dusty qualify to take on the defending champ of the race circuit. Dusty's courage is put to the ultimate test.

Rated PG.

Christmas by the Fire

Christmas by the Fire

Wednesday, December 18th, 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m., Fireside in the Children's Library

Join us by the light of the fire in the Children's Library where we will celebrate the season by listening to Christmas stories and singing Christmas Carols.

Teen Gingerbread Houses

Gingerbread House

Wednesday December 18th, 3:00-4:30 p.m. in the Community Room

Why should the children have all the fun? Come and make your own gingerbread house! All materials provided.

Open to all Teens in grades 6-12. Registration is required. You may register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Mariachi Christmas Concert

Mariachi Christmas

Monday December 16th, 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room

It’s a special holiday treat when the Mariachi Academy of Connecticut from the Spanish Community of Wallingford performs a Christmas concert at the Library. Christmas carols and music from Mexico, South America, and Spain will be performed under
the direction of Evangeline Mendoza Bourgeois. Please join us for an entertaining evening followed by refreshments.

Holiday Film: Elf


Friday December 13th, 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room

Once upon a Christmas Eve, an orphan baby crawled into Santa's bag of gifts and was taken to the North Pole. Raised by Papa Elf, Buddy comes to realise he doesn't fit in with the other elves. Determined to find a place where he belongs, Buddy searches for his real dad - in New York City! In the Big Apple, Buddy finds out why his dad is on the naughty list! But most importantly, he sees that the world is seriously lacking in Christmas spirit. So with the help if a beautiful department store elf, Buddy tries to teach his dad and the world the true meaning of Christmas spirit and to prove everyone that Santa really exists.

Rated PG

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