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Nature Author: Robert Tougias presents The Quest for the Eastern Cougar

Tuesday, May 29th at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room

Meet author and nature writer Robert Tougias for a presentation on the history and extirpation of this large carnivore that once roamed free and wild all across the Northeast.

Robert Tougias is a nature author and has been studying the eastern cougar story for two decades. He is the author of Birding Western Massachusetts: A Habitat Approach and presently has a column appearing in the New London Day newspaper. His new book The Quest for the Eastern Cougar will be available for purchase and signing at the conclusion of the program.

Holiday Closing

The Library will be closed on Monday, May 28th in observance of Memorial Day. Regular hours resume Tuesday, May 29th.

Last Chance Bag Sale at the Book Seller

Saturday, May 19th, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in the store

All green dot hardcovers will be $1.00 a bag. We will supply the bags.

The Book Seller is located in the rear of the Main Library. Look for the green and white striped awning near the garage.

Saturday Mornings With Poetry

Saturday, May 19th, 9:45 a.m. to noon in the Board Room

Participants have the opportunity to share their writing in a supportive environment. Al Mueller moderates the poetry group. Teenagers and adults are welcome.

Wii Super Smash Brothers Brawl Tournament

Wednesday, May 16th, 3:15-4:30 p.m. in the Collins Room

Think you have what it takes to be Wallingford Public Library’s Teen Super Smash Brother Brawl champion? Come and find out in a double elimination tournament! A prize will be awarded to the winner. Open to all teens in grades 6-12. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Lunch and Learn: Audiology

Wednesday, May 23rd at noon in the Community Room

Please join us for Hear and Now! and enjoy a complimentary lunch while listening to a program on audiology by Hillary Lewis, AuD, FAAA—Doctor of Audiology.

Dr. Lewis’ presentation will cover the misconceptions about hearing loss and amplification, new features and advancements in hearing aid technology, and how hearing aids can greatly improve quality of life.

Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754 to guarantee your lunch. This program is cosponsored by Masonicare.

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