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Saturday, September 22nd at 1:00 p.m. at Orchard Glen
Meet at the trailhead at the end of Barnes Industrial Park North.
Join Conservation Commissioner John Lathrop and retired Wallingford teacher Barbara Lathrop for a fascinating look at the amazing fungus among us. You will be amazed at what you will see and learn on a hike with the Lathrops. Remember some mushrooms are poisonous and only experts can be sure which ones are safe to ingest.
Monday, September 24th at 11:30 a.m. in the Community Room
Richard Kull, MD, will discuss the symptoms and causes of sleeplessness, and what you can do to get a better night’s sleep. A complimentary lunch will be provided to all who reserve a seat before September 21st. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.
Mondays, 6:00-8:00 p.m. in the Collins Room
We are excited to announce a new ongoing program – Ask the Tech Guru. Stop by the Collins Room from 6:00-8:00 p.m. on Mondays and pose your toughest (or easiest) questions to Kevin Ozer, a technology expert who previously had conducted these informal workshops at the Wallingford Senior Center. You’ll expand your computer knowledge not only from the answers to your own questions but also from those of the other attendees. No registration is required. Bring your laptop or gadget if you have one.
Saturday, September 22nd at 2:00 p.m. in the Community Room
Join us for a performance of three short plays, two from Thornton Wilder and based on the sins of Envy and Pride: “A Ringing of Doorbells” and “Bernice;” along with Theresa Rebeck’s all-out hilarious look at the clash between Broadway and Hollywood: “The Contract.” Directed by Brooks Appelbaum and Moira Malone. Cast members include three Wallingford residents (Doug Benham, Rob Obie, and Tiffany Sabato). Technical Direction by Dennis Bell. A Theatrical Presentation by Wild Surmise Theater. Additional production dates: Sept. 19, 20 at 7:30 p.m. at Best Video Performance Space, Hamden, CT.
Friday, September 14th at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room
In a twist to the fairy tale, the Huntsman ordered to take Snow White into the woods to be killed winds up becoming her protector and mentor in a quest to vanquish the Evil Queen. Rated PG-13.
Thursday, September 13th, 6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m. in the Collins Room
Attention all high school students! Improve your SAT scores with a free test preparation seminar. The focus will be on effective and rapid vocabulary development as well as how to best approach the essay writing section of the exam. Learn effective time management, optimum approaches to critical reading, sentence improvement, and sentence error identification.
Ellis Ratner, a Juris Doctor from the University of Pennsylvania and co-author of several books will conduct this free workshop. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.