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Healthy Balance: The First Steps

Thursday, January 8th, 6:30-8:00 p.m.

This hands-on workshop is presented in cooperation with the Wallingford Family YMCA and is an introduction to the YMCA's 8-week Healthy Balance Program that addresses the health of the mind, body, and spirit.

In this workshop, you will learn how nutrition, fitness, and stress reduction can be managed to achieve a healthier lifestyle.

Please register online, in person, or by phone at (203)265-6754.

A New Year and a New Book Club for Kids

A book group for kids in grades 4 and 5 (and their grown-up guest) will be starting up this January at the Main Library. Our first meeting will be held on Wednesday, January 14th at 4:30 p.m. in the Children’s Room.

We’ll get to know each other, talk about a meeting schedule, and come up with a list of books the group will read together over the coming months.

Questions? Call Mrs. Gaffey at (203)284-6436.

Visit us on Sundays!

Starting this Sunday, January 4th, the Main Library will be open on Sundays, 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Be sure to stop in soon!

Book Discussion: Broken For You

cover of Broken For YouJoin us on Thursday, January 15, 7:00-8:00 p.m. for a lively, informal discussion of Broken For You by Stephanie Kallos. Broken For You is a debut novel of infinite charm and tremendous heart that explores the risks and rewards of human connection and the hidden strength behind things that only seem fragile. All are welcome to read and offer their reviews and interpretations of this title. Copies of the book are available from our catalog.

Give Blood on Friday, January 2nd

The holidays are a critical time for blood collections. Please help if you can by donating during The American Red Cross Blood Drive on Friday, January 2nd, 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in the Community Room.

Early Closing Friday, December 19th

Due to inclement weather, the library will close at 1:30 p.m. on Friday, December 19th.

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