Holiday Closing

Easter eggs and a daisyThe Library will be closed on Friday, April 3rd in observance of Good Friday and Sunday, April 5th in observance of Easter. On Saturday, April 4th, 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, April 6th.

15 Tips for Wellness in 2015

fruits and vegetables arranged in a heart shapeTuesday, March 31st at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room

It's time to dedicate yourself to a healthy lifestyle through food, nutrition, and exercise. Presented by Wallingford Shop-Rite's registered dietitian-nutritionist Kailee Conrad, RD. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Whaling in America

photo of the Charles W. MorganThursday, April 2nd at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room

Mystic Seaport's Chris Freeman presents the 38th Voyage of the Charles W. Morgan. Over an 80-year career, the 1841 whaleship Charles W. Morgan sailed on 37 voyages to remote corners of the globe. In May of 2014, following a five-year, multi-million dollar restoration, the ship set out on her 38th Voyage It was the first time the National Historic Landmark had left Mystic Seaport since her arrival in 1941. Come and learn more about the journey, America’s maritime heritage, and the issues of ocean sustainability and conservation. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Poetry Workshop with Kate Rushin

Kate RushinMonday, March 30th at 6:00 pm. in the Collins Room

Participants will be provided with model poems and writing prompts to inspire them to explore the themes of home, family, history, and place. New and experienced writers will expand their creativity and their knowledge of poetry forms in an encouraging, interactive setting. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Join the Madness

March TV MadnessMarch TV Madness has taken over our Facebook page! Our most popular television shows are 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!

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