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Explore Tyler Mill in Autumn

Sunday, October 21st, 9:00 – 10:30 a.m.
Tyler Mill Preserve – Northford Road/Tyler Mill Road entrance

Trumbull Park Ranger Mark Ceneri will lead a fall hike through the Tyler Mill Preserve. Portions of this hike will be on steep and uneven ground – and, as always, it will be a wonderful adventure.

Haunted Happenings

Thursday, October 25th at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room

Join Connecticut Paranormal Research Society founders Orlando Ferrante and Joe Franke for a presentation of new evidence on the past year’s case files as well as ghost stories and paranormal experiences from their combined 45 years of research experience. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Cinema Club Presents: A Separation

Monday, October 15th at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room

A Separation movie posterSet in contemporary Iran, A Separation is a compelling drama about the dissolution of a marriage. Simin wants to leave Iran
with her husband Nader and daughter Termeh. Simin sues for divorce when Nader refuses to leave behind his Alzheimer-suffering father. Her request having failed, Simin returns to her parents’ home, but Termeh decides to stay with Nader.
When Nader hires a young woman to assist with his father in his wife’s absence, he hopes that his life will return to a normal state. However, when he discovers that the new maid has been lying to him, he realizes that there is more on the line than just his marriage. Rated PG-13.

Join us to view the film and share in the discussion. Refreshments are served.

Celebrate Open Space Day!

Saturday, October 13th at 10:00 a.m. at Bertini Park on West Dayton Hill Road

Join the Conservation Commission to learn how nature prepares for winter. Rain date is Sunday, October 14th.

Introducing Muzzy

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We are happy to announce that Muzzy, the world’s # 1 language program for children, is now available to our patrons online. Muzzy is designed to immerse children in language through interactive games and stories. The program features Spanish, French, German, Italian, Mandarin Chinese, English, Portuguese [Brazil] and Russian. Your Wallingford library card is all you need to get started.

WWE Letter Writing Event

Wednesday, October 17th, 3:00-4:30 p.m. in the Collins Room

This year the Wallingford Public Library will once again be participating in the WWE Wrestlemania Reading Challenge. The grand prize is a pair of tickets to Wrestlemania XXIX in New Jersey! The Challenge is open to all students in grades 5-12. Good luck!

Contest Rules:

  • Write a letter to your favorite WWE superstar that convinces them to read a book of your choice.
  • Download a Competitive Project Form or pick one up at the Library. Fill out the form. Your letter must be written or typed on the back, or it may be attached to the form.
  • Hand your completed Competitive Project Form and letter in to the Wallingford Library Information Desk by Thursday, November 1st.

If you would like us to help you with your letter you may stop by the Charlotte Collins Room on Wednesday, October 17th from 3:00-4:30 p.m. We will have laptops for you to use. Refreshments will be served. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754 for the letter writing event.

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