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Take Your Child to the Library Day

Take Your Child to the Library Day logoSaturday, February 7th, all day

Celebrate Take Your Child to the Library Day with the Wallingford Public Library! Bring your kids into the Children’s Library and receive a FREE book to keep (while supplies last).

Library Closing

The Library will close at 4:00 p.m. today, Monday, January 26th and will remain closed on Tuesday, January 27th due to inclement weather.

Knit @ WPL

yarn and knitting needlesTuesday, February 3rd & Tuesday, February 17th, 6:00-7:30 p.m. in the Board Room

Knit @ WPL is an informal, relaxed gathering open to all. Looking for someone to knit with? To teach or learn from? Beginners always welcome. Open to all ages 12-112! All materials provided. The group meets the first and third Tuesday of each month in the Library’s Board Room upstairs. Walk in a beginner, walk out a knitter!

Friday Night Flicks Presents: The Boxtrolls

Boxtrolls movie posterFriday, January 30th at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room

In the village of Cheesebridge, a Victorian-era berg obsessed with wealth, class and stinky fine cheeses, Eggs, a young orphan boy raised by the Boxtrolls, a lovable group of underground cave-dwelling trash collectors, tries to save his friends from an evil exterminator with the help of a wealthy local girl. Rated PG.

Design Your Own Snowflakes

Thursday, January 29th, 6:00-7:00 p.m. in the Collins Room

paper snowflakeDo you have the desire to deck the halls with everything from Darth Vader to Olaf the Snowman? Then boy, do we have the perfect winter craft project for you! Come and grab some paper, a pair of scissors, and create traditional snowflakes. Follow a pattern or learn to design you own snowflakes. Open to all teens in grades 6-12. All materials provided. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

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.

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