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Holiday Closing

fireworksThe Main Library and Yalesville Branch will close at 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 31st and will remain closed Friday, January 1st in observance of New Year's. Regular hours resume Saturday, January 2nd.

The Book Seller will be closed Wednesday, December 30th through Friday, January 1st.

Sunday Specials

Sundays in January, 2:00-4:00 p.m. in the Children's Room Media Area
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We’re doing something special on Sunday afternoons this winter! Drop in anytime between 2:00-4:00 pm on Sundays in January and we’ll have special tech toys and other goodies for kids of all ages to play with in our Media Area. This is a great chance to get out of the house and try out some great new educational games as a family.

All ages, but grown-ups must stay and play together. No registration required.

Wallingford Townscape Community Art Project

Wallingford Townscape logo, an outline of several Wallingford buildingsCome and participate!

This art project is open to people of all ages and abilities. Here’s how you can be involved:

  • Gather photographs of Wallingford homes, public buildings, neighborhood landscapes and scenic areas
  • Send digital images to or bring photographs to the Library.
  • Join the creative process at Wallingford Public Library Wednesdays and Sundays, January through April

An official launch party will kick off the event on January 13th at 6:00 p.m. in the Library’s Community Room.

Learn more about the project.

REEL Conversation Presents: Niagara

Saturday, January 2nd at 1:00 p.m. in the Community Room
Marilyn Monroe
In this hugely successful 1953 film noir thriller, directed by Henry Hathaway, Marilyn Monroe was given first billing, which elevated her to star status. Not rated.

Join Brooks Appelbaum and Dennis Bell to watch the film and talk about your impressions in the first of our Marilyn Monroe: The Actress Behind the Image film series, exploring her often-disregarded acting range.

Holiday Closing

Christmas ornamentsThe Library will be closed Thursday, December 24th and Friday, December 25th in observance of Christmas. Regular hours resume Saturday, December 26th.

The Book Seller will be closed Wednesday, December 23rd through Saturday, December 26th.

Friday Night Flicks Presents Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation

Friday, December 18th at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room
Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation movie poster
Ethan Hunt (Tom Cruise) and his teammates reunite for this pulse-pounding sequel, in which they attempt to take down a secret international organization known as the Syndicate--highly skilled ex-IMF agents who are intent on bringing down their former outfit. Rated PG-13.

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