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Saturday, December 11th at 2:00 p.m. in the Community Room
The Library welcomes The Central Connecticut Civic Youth Orchestra (CCCYO) for a performance in the Community Room. Selections to be performed include Finlandia by Sielus; Simple Gifts a traditional Shaker melody; Chester by William Billings; and El Tango by Delwin Elliot. The CCCYO is comprised of students in grade 5-12 from Wallingford and surrounding towns.
Friday, December 10th at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room
A domesticated Shrek hatches a plan to recapture his mojo and discovers what life in Far Far Away land would have been like had he never existed in this final chapter of the popular animated film series. Rated: PG.
Wednesday, December 8th at 5:30 p.m. in the Community Room
The Wallingford Public Library is delighted to present a special holiday celebration featuring the beautiful voices of Choate Rosemary Hall’s a cappella groups. Program selections will be presented by the Maiyeros and the Kaprophones (boys’ groups), the Whimawehs (girls’ group), Bellacanto (a coed group) and Stonatos, a coed student-faculty ensemble. The Choate students and faculty are eager to share their voices and good cheer with all who attend and all are welcome to this free program!
Friday Night Flicks' screening of Eat, Pray, Love scheduled for this Friday, December 3rd will begin at 6:00 p.m. instead of 6:30 as previously posted. We apologize for the confusion.
Saturday, December 4th at 3:00 p.m. in the Board Room
The Library’s newly formed Wallingford Writers Community is a forum for authors and aspiring authors alike to share their writing in an open and friendly environment. Writers will have the opportunity to talk about their writing projects, request feedback, and obtain resources for furthering their writing. In addition to open mic presentations, this month’s meeting will include a discussion on “How to Get Your Writing Published” by Robert Hubbard. The meeting will be moderated by Dr. Karen Laugel. The Wallingford Writers Community will meet monthly at the Wallingford Public Library. The next meeting is for planned January 22, and thereafter on the fourth Saturday of each month. For more information please call the library: 203-265-6754.
Friday, December 3rd at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room
While trying to get pregnant, a happily married woman realizes her life needs to go in a different direction, and after a painful divorce, she takes off on a round-the-world journey. Based on the memoir by Elizabeth Gilbert. Rated PG-13.