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Mother-Daughter Book Club: Author Event

Wednesday, October 5th at 7:30 p.m. in the Board Room

Prisoners of the Palace book coverThe Mother–Daughter Book Club’s October meeting will feature Michaela MacColl, author of Prisoners in the Palace. Prisoners of the Palace is Ms. MacColl’s first book and is a novel of intrigue and romance that explores the sheltered and restricted life of Princess Victoria the year before she becomes queen. Ms. MacColl will join the group for a discussion of the book including a question/answer session.

The Mother–Daughter Book Club is composed of teen girls and their mothers or other adult female friends who meet monthly to discuss young adult books. The group selects a title each month which everyone reads and discusses. Copies of Prisoners in the Palace are available from the Library’s Information Desk. For more information, please call the Library at (203)265-6754.

Free Reference USA Webinars

Available October through December

Reference USA, the premier source for business and residential research, provides quality information to help you:

  • Search for jobs
  • Find new business opportunities
  • and much more

Find out how by signing up for a free webinar. Reference USA is available for everyone on the public computers at the Main Library and to Wallingford Public Library card holders via our web site.

Spring Computer Tutoring Schedule

Take advantage of the Library's free, individual computer tutoring sessions! Schedule as follows: Tuesday and Thursday afternoons at 3:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. through May 22; and ongoing Wednesday and Thursday evenings at 6:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Beginners are encouraged to sign-up, no prior computer experience is necessary. Appointments are free and open to the public. To schedule an appointment, please contact the Library.

Lunch and Learn: Medicare 101

Thursday, September 22nd at 12:00 p.m. in the Community Room

Get the facts on Medicare with certified CHOICES counselor Haley McCarthy from Masonicare. Complimentary lunch provided. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754 before September 19th.

Wallingford Writers Community

Saturday, December 3rd 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. - Held the Collins Room

We will begin with a talk by columnist Melissa Flynn. Later, we will have an "Open Mic" session for interested members to read their works. Please feel free to invite your friends. We hope to see you there.

Peace Flag Workshop

Wednesday, September 21st, 3:00-4:30 p.m. in the Collins Room

September 21st is International Peace Day. To celebrate peace we will be creating peace flags. Come and decorate your own flags with poems, quotes, and pictures. Enjoy this time to reflect on the world being a better place. The finished flags will be strung together to decorate the Teen Area. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

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