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Tuesday October 8th, 7:00 p.m. in the Community Room
Grades 2 & up
Join us for an exciting event and book signing with Tony Abbott, award winning author of over ninety-five books for readers ages 6 to 14, including several popular series (The Secret of Droon, The Haunting of Derek Stone, Underworlds, Goofballs) and novels for older readers, including Kringle, Firegirl (winner of the 2007 Golden Kite Award), The Postcard, and Lunch-Box Dream.
Free tickets are required for this event. Tickets are available now for Wallingford residents. Non-residents may inquire about any remaining tickets starting October 1st.
Wednesday September 18, 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room
Please join us for an informative presentation about the types of organ and tissue donation and how the process works. The program is hosted by LifeChoice Donor Services, Inc., the federally designated, non-profit organ procurement organization (OPO) for six counties in Connecticut and three counties in Western Massachusetts.
Throughout the month of September, the Life Choice Donor Services' family quilt will be on display in the front lobby.
Monday September 23, 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. in the Community Room
This cooking demonstration by a Masonicare chef will inspire you to prepare a balanced meal on a budget- dessert included! See how far your dollars can go when creating delicious and nutritious meals. A complimentary lunch will be served after the presentation.
This program is cosponsored by Masonicare.
Advance registration is required before September 16th. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.
Thursday September 19, 6:00-8:00 p.m. in the Community Room
Who doesn't love candy necklaces? Make your own edible jewelry! We will supply everything you need, just bring our creativity and a sweet tooth!
Open to all Teens in grades 6-12. Please register in advance online or by phone at (203)265-6754.
Saturday September 14, 9:45 a.m. in the Collins Room
This season our poetry group will be meeting on Saturday mornings at 9:45 a.m. once per month and Wednesday evenings at 6:30 p.m. once per month. Please refer to the complete schedule here. All poetry enthusiasts are welcome to attend and join in a supportive environment designed to foster imaginative and creative poetic interpretations.
Please note the following poetry programs: Thursday, September 12 at 7:00 p.m. An Evening of Frost
Wednesday, October 9 at 7:00 p.m. Jonas Zdanys: Translations
Thursday, September 12 at 7:00 pm in the Community Room
Learn more about American poet Robert Frost as actor Stephen Collins presents an entertaining and informative evening on the man and his poetry.
The performance begins with a short biographical introduction to Robert Frost's life and moves into an open discussion of Frost's poetry, including the poems mentioned below.
- A Tuft of Flowers
- Mending Wall
- After Apple Picking
- Desert Places
- Acquainted with the Night
Copies of the poems are available here.
Please register in advance online or by phone at (203)265-6754.