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Meteorologist Art Horn will visit the Main Library on Thursday, September 25 at 6:30 p.m. to present Hurricane: The Ultimate Storm. He will address what makes hurricanes so destructive, how they form, where they are most likely to happen, and other weather-related questions. Please register online, in person, or by calling (203)265-6754.
Due to illness, the Life Coach program scheduled for Thursday, September 11 at 7:00 p.m. has been postponed indefinitely.
The rear entrance and book drops will reopen Thursday, September 11. The Book Seller Used Book Shop also will reopen with the following expanded hours:
Mondays & Wednesdays, 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Fridays, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Saturdays, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
We greatly appreciate your patience during the construction.
The Main Library rear parking lot entrance and book drops continue to be closed to allow for replacement of concrete near the rear parking lot.
During this time, the Library will be open regular hours, and library users may access the building through the front door only. The book drop adjacent to the front of the building will remain open and available for after-hours returns.
The Book Seller used book store will be closed during the construction.
Patrons may renew items online or by calling the library at 203-265-6754. Fines will not be charged during this period.
Former United States Ambassador to the United Nations Sichan Siv, author of Golden Bones: An Extraordinary Journey from Hell in Cambodia to a New Life in America, will be appearing in the Community Room September 18th at 7:00 p.m. Come and hear first hand how Mr. Siv escaped the Khmer Rouge killing fields of Cambodia and ended up with a local family right here in Wallingford before he made his way to the White House. Mr. Siv will sign copies of his book, which will be available for purchase, at the conclusion of his presentation.
All are welcome to this special event. However, seating is limited. Please contact the Information Desk at (203) 265-6754 to reserve your seat.
Beginning September 6, the Library will be open on Saturdays. Saturday hours are 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Main Library and 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Yalesville Branch. Be sure to stop in soon!