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Poetry Reading: Kate Rushin

Kate RushinMonday, March 2nd at 6:00 p.m. in the Collins Room

Kate Rushin writes poetry inspired by art and music as well as the lives of ordinary people. Ms. Rushin will present a poetry reading "Camden Sweet/Lawnside Blues: Home, History & Hope;" poems that give homage to the African-American traditions of art, music, spirituality and inspiration. All are welcome and refreshments will be served. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Knit @ WPL

yarn and knitting needlesTuesday, March 3rd, 6:00-7:30 p.m. in the Board Room

Knit @ WPL is an informal, relaxed gathering open to all. Looking for someone to knit with? To teach or learn from? Beginners always welcome. Open to all ages 12-112! All materials provided. The group meets the first and third Tuesday of each month in the Library’s Board Room upstairs. Walk in a beginner, walk out a knitter!

March TV Madness

March TV MadnessOn Sunday, March 1st, March TV Madness will be taking over our Facebook page! Our most popular television shows will be competing for the title of "Wallingford's Favorite TV Show".

Each morning in March, two television shows will go head to head on our Facebook page. It's up to you to comment and vote on your favorite! At 9:00 p.m. we will tally the votes and the winning team will go onto the next round. Be sure to vote for your favorites!

Reel Conversation: The Station Agent

The Station Agent movie posterSaturday, February 28th at 1:00 p.m. in the Community Room

Join hosts Brooks Appelbaum, Ph.D. and Dennis Bell for a film and discussion series of early performances by current greats. This month's title is The Station Agent featuring Patricia Clarkson. Rated R.

Friday Night Flicks Presents: Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day movie posterFriday, February 27th at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room

Alexander's day begins with gum stuck in his hair, followed by more calamities. Though he finds little sympathy from his family and begins to wonder if bad things only happen to him, his mom, dad, brother, and sister all find themselves living through their own terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day. Rated PG.

Book Seller Annual Sale

illustration of woman reading on top of a pile of booksSaturday, February 21st, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Sunday, February 22nd, 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
in the Collins Room

Saturday save even more! Adult items are 25 cents and teen and children's items are two for 25 cents.

Sunday everything is free!

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