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An Evening of Irish Poetry with Ciaran Berry
Tuesday, March 20th at 7:00 p.m. Collins Room
Enjoy poetry in the author's own voice when Irish poet, Ciaran Berry, reads from his award-winning collection The Sphere of Birds and his current work in progress, The Dead Zoo.. Ciaran is an Assistant Professor of English and Director of Creative Writing at Trinity College in Hartford, CT. The Sphere of Birds, was awarded both the Jerwood Aldeburgh First Collection Prize and the Michael Murphy memorial Award. Ciaran's work has appeared in the Best American Poetry, Best New Poets, and Pushcart anthologies, as well as a number of literary journals. Books will be available for purchase and signing at the conclusion of the program.
Join us on Thursday, March 15th at 7:00 pm in the Community Room
Mr. Himmelman will share his colorful photographs, recordings of frog calls, and tips on how to find frogs and salamanders. Learn about their life cycles as the seasons change, and how busy the ponds in Wallingford become as late winter turns to spring. This program is co-sponsored by the Wallingford Land Trust; a brief business meeting will proceed the presentation at 7:00 p.m. in the Community Room. Refreshments will be served.
Wednesday, March, 21st at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room
Local area environmental groups will host a reception prior to the screening of the documentaryVanishing of the Bees, a film by Hive Mentality Films & Hipfuel films. This program is be presented in cooperation with Audubon Connecticut with funding from the Quinnipiac
Saturday Mornings with Poetry
Saturday, March 10th from 9:45 a.m. - noon in the Board Room
Participants have the opportunity to share their poetry in a supportive environment. Al Mueller moderates. Teenagers and adults are welcome.
The Book Seller will be closed today, February 29th. They will re-open Friday, March 2nd at 10:00 a.m.
Thursday, March 8th at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room
Soul Eater, giant Pocky, and torn manga page bookmarks!
Open to all Teens in grades 6-12.