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Anime Night Is Back

D. Gray Man characterThursday, January 20th, 6:00-8:00 p.m. in the Community Room

All teens in grades 6-12 are welcome to an evening of D. Gray Man. Join other anime and manga fans to watch some anime, eat miso soup, share artwork, and hang out! We really hope to see you there. Please register in person, online, or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Library Closed Today

The Library is closed today, Wednesday, January 12th, due to inclement weather. All events are canceled.

2011 Early Childhood Education and Information Fair

Saturday, January 22nd, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., in the Community Room

Families with young children are invited to come to the Library to meet representatives of Wallingford’s licensed preschools, childcare centers, and town agencies that offer programs for young children. This is a fun way to gather the information you need to make the important choices for your child’s future. The program is free and open to all families.

For more information contact the Children’s Department at 203-284-6436.

This free program is sponsored by the Wallingford Public Library and WE CARE.

Holiday Closing

The Library will be closed on Monday, January 17th in observance of Martin Luther King Day. Regular hours resume Tuesday, January 18th.

Wallingford, CT USA and Wallingford, Oxfordshire England: Forty Years with Our Namesake Town

On display through January 31, 2011

Take a walk down the Library’s main hallway and peer through the windows to our Connecticut Collection located near our front door. A special display presented by the Wallingford Historical Society features commemorative items, including prints, flags, plates, gifts, photos, and books, from over 40 years of exchanges between the two towns.

Friday Night Flicks Presents: Dinner For Schmucks

Friday, January 14th at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room

Dinner for Schmucks movie posterDinner for Schmucks tells the story of Tim, a guy on the verge of having it all. The only thing standing between him and total career success is finding the perfect guest to bring to his boss' annual Dinner for Extraordinary People, an event where the winner of the evening brings the most eccentric character as his guest. Enter Barry, a guy with a passion for dressing mice up in tiny outfits to recreate great works of art. Rated PG-13.

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