Visiting the Library
A limited number of people are permitted to enter the building to access the collections, copiers and scan/fax equipment, and seek help from our staff. Meetings, onsite programs, and interactive play areas remain suspended. If you are feeling ill, please do not come to the Library.
While on library property, you must practice social distancing and proper use of a face mask covering both the nose and mouth at all times (our policy).
Open Access Hours:
Monday-Friday: 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. & 2:00 – 7:00 p.m. (closed 12:30 – 2:00 p.m. for deep cleaning)
Monday, October 26th at 7 p.m. on Zoom Open to the public
Join us as we celebrate our 140th year! Virtual festivities will include a brief business meeting, the induction of Wallingford’s new Poet Laureate Debora Kuan, and the A to Zs of the Wallingford Public Library.
This event is open to the public. Instructions on how to participate are below. The event will also be streamed live to Facebook. If you would like to receive documents pertaining to the business meeting, you can register here.
It can be easy to think of history as the past. However, the COVID-19 pandemic has made it clear that history happens every day. This is why we have launched an archival project called Letters to the Library, where we are gathering and sharing community members’ responses about this historic time. We need your help with this project! You could even win a gift card to the Wallingford business of your choice. Learn more…