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Eshu Bumpus: Stories from Around the World

Friday, January 14th at 7:00 p.m. in the Children’s Library

Relax by the fire while you listen to nationally acclaimed master storyteller Eshu Bumpus weave magical stories from around the world. His stories are mysterious, musical and always leave you wishing for more!

The Fireside Storytelling Series is free and open to children ages families with children ages 5 and up and all those who appreciate the art of storytelling. This series is possible thanks to a generous donation from Barbara Kennedy Shortell, a longtime library supporter and former Wallingford English teacher.

Friday Night Flicks Presents: Knight and Day

Knight and Day movie posterFriday, January 7th at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room

A chance encounter thrusts a woman and a charming but lethal operative into a series of adventures across the globe. As if dodging assassins and uncovering world-changing secrets weren't enough, she must now figure out if he is a good guy, a traitor – or just plain crazy. Rated PG-13.

Now Open Sundays

The Main Library is now open on Sundays, 1:00-5:00 p.m. Be sure to stop by soon!

Family Night: If You Give A...

Friday, January 7th at 7:00 p.m. in the Children's Program Room

Join Crystal Raiola for this unique storytime featuring some of children’s favorites by author Laura Numeroff, and find out what happens when you give a mouse a cookie or a moose a muffin!

Wallingford residents may sign up by calling the Children's Library at (203)284-6435.

Non-residents are welcome to call the day before to see if there are openings.

Holiday Closing

The Library will close at 4 p.m. on Friday, December 31st and remain closed on Saturday, January 1st in observance of New Year's. Regular hours resume Monday, January 3rd. Sunday hours begin on January 9th.

The Book Seller will be closed from December 31st through January 2nd.

Late Opening on Monday, December 27th

Due to inclement weather, the Library will open at 1:00 p.m. today.

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