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Celebrate the Irish

Wednesday, March 13th at 7:00 p.m. in the Community Room

Please join us to celebrate the spirit of St. Patrick’s Day with our favorite troubadour, Tom Callinan. Tom has been entertaining Wallingford crowds for many years. He is a talented singer, songwriter, storyteller, and multi-instrumentalist. Both young and old enjoy his traditional and original songs, humorous stories, and corny sense of humor. Come early, doors open at 6:30 p.m.and seats fill quickly!

Anime Night: Maid Sama and Sushi

Thursday, March 7th, 6:30-8:00 p.m. in the Collins Room

Come and explore the world of Seika High School! Open to all teens in grades 6-12. Sushi will be served. Beginners welcome! Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Friday Night Flicks Presents: Argo

Argo movie posterFriday, March 1st at 6 p.m. in the Community Room

Directed by and starring Ben Affleck, Argo is the true story of the life-or-death covert operation to rescue six Americans, which unfolded behind the scenes of the Iran hostage crisis--the truth of which was unknown by the public for decades. Rated R.

Eshu Bumpus and Motoko Present Winter Magic Tales

TONIGHT: Friday, February 22nd at 7:00 p.m.

Don’t miss this incredible combination of master storytellers performing together in our last fireside storytime of the season! This dynamic duo is known far and wide and will now mesmerize you in the Children’s Library as they weave tales from around the world. For ages 5 and up.

Try Our Newest Database: Sharpe Online Reference

Sharpe Online Reference is a great resource for many types of research projects. It includes Conflicts Since World War II, Social Issues in America, Global Social Issues, and World Terrorism. It is available to everyone using the public computers at the Main Library and remotely for Wallingford library card holders. Please contact the Information Desk with any questions or for assistance with your research.

Lotus Flower Lantern Class

Thursday, February 28th, 6:00-7:30 p.m. in the Collins Room

The members of the Korean Spirit and Culture Promotion Project will be on hand to help you make a lovely lotus flower lantern using colorful paper and wire frames. Look for examples in the Teen Area. All materials are provided and traditional Korean refreshments will be served. Open to all patrons in grades 6 and older. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754 to ensure we have enough materials.

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