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Garden Club Tea

Tuesday, December 14th, 1:00-3:00 p.m. in the Community Room

Celebrate the spirit of the season at a Holiday Tea, presented by the Wallingford Garden Club, in cooperation with the Wallingford Public Library. Enjoy delicious homemade treats as you marvel at the splendid display of holiday decorations that adorn the walls of the Community Room. All of the decorations are designed and made by Garden Club members. Bring your neighbors, family and friends to share the warmth and beauty of this traditional holiday tea, and learn more about the Garden Club from members of this 80-year-old community organization.

Central Connecticut Civic Youth Orchestra

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 Night Flicks Presents: Shrek Forever After

Shrek Forever After movie posterFriday, 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.

Beautiful Voices, Beautiful Holiday Music

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!

New Time for Eat, Pray, Love

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.

WWC: Wallingford Writers Community

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.

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