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Monday, July 11th at 2:00 p.m. in the Collins Room
This series of programs presented in cooperation with Whitney Center addresses topics important to retirees. This month the focus is Wealthy: Financial Considerations for Today’s Seniors. Focusing on today’s challenging economic and market environment, this thought-provoking presentation will provide you with ideas on how to make the most of current financial resources. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.
Friday, July 8th at 2:00 p.m. in the Community Room
You are going to have a blast! Everyone is welcome to enjoy “The Music of Your Life” presented by Mr. Roland Chirico: The Trumpet Man. Roland has been Principal Trumpet of the Oakdale, Bushnell, Goodspeed and Civic Center orchestras. His career includes performances with Judy Garland, Tony Bennett, Tom Jones, Perry Como, Liberace; and big bands led by Dick Campo, Al Gentile, Bobby Kaye, Al Jarvis, and many more. The Library is delighted to bring him to Wallingford for an afternoon of musical entertainment including sing-a-longs, name-that-tune, and more. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.
Cinema Club will be held on Monday, July 11th instead of the 18th. We will be screening Biutiful. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Here’s your chance to be rewarded for reading! Anyone 18 or older can fill out an entry form for each book read between June 27 and August 26. Every other Friday, beginning July 8 and continuing through September 2, a random drawing from the prior week’s entries will be held. The winner receives a gift certificate to a Wallingford restaurant. The program will conclude with a Grand Prize Drawing on September 6, when a lucky winner will be drawn from all of the weekly entries and be awarded a $50.00 gift certificate to one of the participating restaurants.
Friday, June 24th at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room
Ambitious politician David is pursuing Elise – the only woman he has ever loved across, under and through the streets of modern day New York. David learns that he is up against the agents of Fate itself – the men of the Adjustment Bureau – who will do everything in their considerable power to prevent David and Elise from being together. In the face of overwhelming odds, he must either let her go and accept a predetermined path or risk everything to defy Fate and be with her. Starring Matt Damon and Emily Blunt. Rated PG-13.