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Thank you to everyone in our community for your patience and understanding while our Preschool and Media Areas have been closed. Our contractor is working on repairs to the walls and ceiling in the Preschool Area. We hope that this work is completed soon and that the new carpet is installed by the middle of April. We are also making progress on ordering copies of the Picture Books and Beginning Readers that were destroyed. While our spaces will be re-opened soon, the process of ordering and re-building the book collection will be ongoing and may take some time. Thank you for your continued patience.
We'd like to thank everyone who has donated to the Library in the past several weeks. Your generous gifts will help us return our Children's Room to its former glory. Your kindness and caring have reminded us how much our community values the Library and all that we offer to young children and families.
Tuesday, April 5th, 6:00-7:30 p.m. in the Board Room
All are invited to join the fun. Meet other knitters, trade patterns, learn, and have fun! Beginners are welcome and are encouraged to register in advance.
Saturday, April 2nd at 1:00 p.m. in the Community Room
Marilyn Monroe: The Actress Behind the Image
We conclude our Marilyn Monroe series with the feature film “My Week with Marilyn” starring Michelle Williams and Eddie Redmayne. Our moderators Brooks Appelbaum and Dennis Bell will introduce the film and moderate a discussion immediately following the screening. Join us!
Saturday, April 2nd, 1:00-3:00 p.m. in the Collins Room
Science, Technology, and Rockets!
Open to all Wallingford students in grades K-12. The theme for 2015-2016 is “Using Energy.” The April meeting will explore rockets. Beginners always welcome and new members can join at any time. This free program is offered with the support of the Wallingford Department of Youth & Social Services. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754 before each meeting to make sure enough supplies are available.
Tuesday, March 29th at 10:00 a.m. in the Board Room
Take your spreadsheets to the next level with common business calculations and conditional formatting. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.
The Library will be closed on Friday, March 25th in observance of Good Friday and Sunday, March 27th in observance of Easter. On Saturday, March 26th, the Main Library will be open 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and the Yalesville Branch will be open 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Regular hours resume Monday, March 28th.