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Friday Night Flicks Presents: American Sniper

American Sniper movie posterFriday, June 12th at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room

U.S. Navy SEAL Chris Kyle is sent to Iraq with only one mission: to protect his brothers-in-arms. His pinpoint accuracy saves countless lives on the battlefield. He is also facing a different kind of battle on the home front: striving to be a good husband and father from halfway around the world. Chris serves through four harrowing tours of duty in Iraq. Upon returning to his wife and kids, Chris finds that it is the war he can't leave behind. Rated R.

Anime Night: Btooom!

character from BtooomThursday, June 11th, 6:30-8:00 p.m. in the Community Room

If you love anime and manga, this is where you need to be. Join us for Btooom!- a new anime in which a gamer must fight for his life after he wakes up in a real-life version of an on-line game. Meet other otaku and enjoy Green Tea Kit-Kats straight from Japan! Open to all teens in grades 6-12. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Introduction to Ancestry: Library Edition

Ancestry Library Edition logoThursday, June 11th, 2:00-3:30 p.m. in the Board Room

This class will teach you some tips and tricks on how to best search to learn about your family history. Learn how to search Census, military, birth and death records, and more. Time permitting, we will also learn how to search HeritageQuest. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Knit @ WPL

yarn and knitting needlesTuesday, June 2nd, 6:00-7:30 p.m. in the Board Room

No matter if you just picked up a pair of knitting needles for the first time or have been crocheting for years, all are welcome to attend. Join us, sit, relax, and stitch away! New members are always welcome. All materials provided.

Teens Only: Introduction to 3D Printing

Ultimaker 2 3D printerThursday, June 4th, 6:00-7:30 p.m. at the Teen Computers

Do you want to learn about our new 3D printer, the Ultimaker 2! If so, join us for a hands-on demonstration. Learn basic skills such as how to search for objects, modify, save, and print. You will have our 3D printer humming away in no time! Open to all teens in grades 6-12. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

WPL 2015 Bike Day

Saturday, May 30th, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. in the Community Room

bicycleSpring is here. Does your bicycle need some tender loving care? Help for you has arrived. And it’s free! Dust off your bike and bring it to the Library. Wallingford Bike Barn will offer their skills in fixing flat tires, adjusting brakes, gears, chains, and seats. Rider safety course provided by the Wallingford Police Department. If you do not own a bicycle helmet, you can get a free one courtesy of Kiwanis. No registration, but please arrive early to guarantee a repair and helmet. This event is open to teens in grades 6-12.

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