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Fri. Night Flicks: The Back-up Plan

Back-up Plan movie posterFriday, August 27th at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room

After years of dating, Zoe has decided waiting for the right one is taking too long. Determined to become a mother, she commits to a plan, makes an appointment and decides to go it alone. On the day of her artificial insemination, Zoe meets Stan – a man with real possibilities. Rated: PG-13.

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If you have given us your e-mail in order to receive notices from the Library, you also may opt into our new text messaging service. Stop by the Circulation desk and give us your cell phone number. We will start text messaging you to let you know when a hold has come in or when you have items coming due.

Couponing Class

Wednesday, September 8th at 6:30 p.m. in the Collins Room

Gina Juliano is back to share more tips for using coupons to save money on your grocery and drugstore bills. Learn couponing tricks from a pro: save the coupon inserts from your Sunday paper and bring them with you to this workshop.

All are welcome; however class size is limited. Please register in person, online, or by phone at (203)265-6754.

New Online Resource for Genealogists

The Library has a trial subscription to America's Genealogy Bank, which contains millions of genealogies, obituaries, marriage and birth announcements and more from 1652 to the present. Wallingford residents may access the database from home using their library cards. You will find a link to America's Genealogy Bank under My Family History on our Online Resources page for the duration of the trial.

Please let us know what you think of this resource. We rely on your feedback in deciding whether to purchase a subscription.

Friday Night Flicks Presents: Diary of a Wimpy Kid

Friday, August 20th at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room

Diary of a Wimpy Kid movie posterDiary of a Wimpy Kid chronicles the adventures of wise-cracking middle school student Greg Heffley, who must somehow survive the scariest time of anyone's life: middle school. Rated: PG.

Monarch Magic

Wednesday, August 18th, 10:00 a.m. to noon in the Community Room

Come learn all about the beautiful monarch butterfly. We will have displays of monarchs in all stages and information about how you too can find butterfly eggs and raise butterflies at home. There will be lots of craft activities and fun for all.

All ages welcome.

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