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The Library will be closed on Monday, January 16th in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Regular hours resume Tuesday, January 17th.
The Bookseller will also be closed Monday, January 16th and will resume regular hours on Wednesday, January 18th.
Monday, August 29th at 7:00 p.m. in the Collins Room
All you need is your library card and your e-reader to gain access to hundreds of free e-books from the Library’s catalog. Join us for an interactive demonstration and learn how to checkout and download e-books from the library’s website. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.
Monday, August 22nd, 9:30 a.m. – noon in the Community Room
Join us for our annual celebration of the lovely Monarch butterfly. We will have displays of monarchs in all stages and information about how you too can find butterfly eggs in Wallingford and raise butterflies at home There will also be butterfly craft activities and fun for all. Be sure to bring your camera because your child will have an opportunity to turn into a Monarch too! All ages welcome.
Thursday, August 18th, 1:30-3:00 p.m. in the Community Room
Come and bust a move! You could win a prize.
Open to all teens in grades 6-12. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.
The Yalesville Branch will be closed on Tuesday, August 16th so that sidewalk repairs can be completed. Regular hours will resume on Thursday, August 18th, and fines will not be charged for items due in Yalesville on Tuesday.
Thursday, August 18th at 7:00 p.m. in the Community Room
Two Of Us is a dynamic acoustic duo performing original songs, classic light rock favorites and blues. Its members, Rich Hodgkins and Ken Rieske, came together originally in 1977, performing in the highly successful Connecticut area folk-rock trio Sundance. They have opened for national acts including Tom Rush, Brewer and Shipley, Jonathan Edwards, and Howlin' Wolf. Together, they have over thirty years experience playing in local clubs and coffeehouses. In addition to playing their own songs, they also play popular hits from Bob Dylan, The Beatles, Paul Simon, Billy Joel and many others. Their performance doesn't confuse energy with volume, and the audience will enjoy an evening of light, contemporary favorites.
All are welcome to this free music performance. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.