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This event is in the "Grades K-5" group.
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Trading Card Battle Club

4:00pm - 7:00pm
Wonder Room
Event Full
Registration
Library Branch: Wallingford Public Library
Room: Wonder Room
Age Group: Children, Grades K-5, Teens, Middle Schoolers, Grades 6-8
Registration Required
Event Details:
Grades 4 and up | Registration encouraged for a reminder email Calling all trading card sharks! If you have the urge to battle, come bring your Pokémon, Yu-Gi-Oh, and Magic the Gathering cards down to the library to test your skills and compete fo...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-5" group.

Bilingual Homework Help with Mrs. Cabrera

4:00pm - 8:00pm
Children's Study Room 2
Library Branch: Wallingford Public Library
Room: Children's Study Room 2
Age Group: Children, Grades K-5
Program Type: Español, Other
Event Details:
Have questions about your homework? The Wallingford Public Library offers FREE drop in Homework Help! Homework Help is offered in English and Spanish and follows the public school calendar. The program is not offered on days that the public school...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-5" group.

Bilingual Homework Help with Mrs. Cabrera

4:00pm - 8:00pm
Children's Study Room 2
Library Branch: Wallingford Public Library
Room: Children's Study Room 2
Age Group: Children, Grades K-5
Program Type: Español, Other
Event Details:
Have questions about your homework? The Wallingford Public Library offers FREE drop in Homework Help! Homework Help is offered in English and Spanish and follows the public school calendar. The program is not offered on days that the public school...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies, Ages 0-2" group.
This event is in the "Preschool, Ages 3-5" group.

Pajama Family Story Time

6:30pm - 7:00pm
Community Room
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Registration
Library Branch: Wallingford Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Children, Babies, Ages 0-2, Preschool, Ages 3-5
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Event Details:
This early literacy enriched story time will explore books, songs, and rhymes for all ages. Join Miss Kari in wearing pj's for added fun! ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Preschool, Ages 3-5" group.

Preschool Story Time

10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room
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Registration
Library Branch: Wallingford Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children, Preschool, Ages 3-5
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Event Details:
Books, puppets, and songs will reinforce your child's pre-reading skills through repetition and rhyme. A craft is included that will help kids develop their fine motor skills.  ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

¡Bienvenidos a la Biblioteca!

7:00pm - 9:00pm
Information Desk
Library Branch: Wallingford Public Library
Room: Information Desk
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Español
Event Details:
¡Le damos una Especial Bienvenida a todas las Familias que hablan Español! Gina Cabrera estará aqui para ayudarlos si lo necesitan, darles un tour y explicarles todos los servicios que la biblioteca tiene para ustedes. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies, Ages 0-2" group.
This event is in the "Preschool, Ages 3-5" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-5" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Early Childhood Education & Information Fair

10:00am - 12:00pm
Community Room
Library Branch: Wallingford Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Children, Babies, Ages 0-2, Preschool, Ages 3-5, Grades K-5, Adults
Program Type: Community Events, Health, Wellness, & Lifestyle
Event Details:
All families are welcome at this drop-in event! Looking for childcare in town? Wondering what services Wallingford has to offer families with young children? Stop by this event highlighting Wallingford's preschools, licensed childcare centers, ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies, Ages 0-2" group.
This event is in the "Preschool, Ages 3-5" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Early Childhood Education & Information Fair

10:00am - 12:00pm
Charlotte Collins Meeting Room
Library Branch: Wallingford Public Library
Room: Charlotte Collins Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Babies, Ages 0-2, Preschool, Ages 3-5, Adults
Program Type: Community Events
Event Details:
All families are welcome at this drop-in event! Looking for childcare in town? Wondering what services Wallingford has to offer families with young children? Stop by this event highlighting Wallingford's preschools, licensed childcare centers, ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies, Ages 0-2" group.
This event is in the "Preschool, Ages 3-5" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-5" group.

Take Your Child to the Library Day

10:00am - 12:00pm
Children's Room
Library Branch: Wallingford Public Library
Room: Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Babies, Ages 0-2, Preschool, Ages 3-5, Grades K-5
Event Details:
Families | Drop-In Stop by the library to celebrate Take Your Child to the Library Day. We have tons of fun activities going on! Grab a free book, check out our Face Painting & Tattoo stations in the Wonder Room, register to attend story ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies, Ages 0-2" group.
This event is in the "Preschool, Ages 3-5" group.

Family Story Time

10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room
Event Full
Registration
Library Branch: Wallingford Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children, Babies, Ages 0-2, Preschool, Ages 3-5
Program Type: Community Events, Story Time
Registration Required
Event Details:
Ages 0-5 | Registration Required Celebrate “Take Your Child to the Library Day” with a special Saturday Family Story Time! Designed for all ages and stages, this story time is full of interactive elements to keep even the youngest ears engaged. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies, Ages 0-2" group.
This event is in the "Preschool, Ages 3-5" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-5" group.

Valentine Card Making

All Day 2/5 - 2/11
Wonder Room
Library Branch: Wallingford Public Library
Room: Wonder Room
Age Group: Children, Babies, Ages 0-2, Preschool, Ages 3-5, Grades K-5
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Create a beautiful Valentine card for someone dear to you. Drop in to the Wonder Room anytime there is not a scheduled program during the week to make your card. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies, Ages 0-2" group.

Bouncing Babies

10:00am - 10:45am
Wonder Room
Registration
Library Branch: Wallingford Public Library
Room: Wonder Room
Age Group: Children, Babies, Ages 0-2
Registration Required
Event Details:
*Please be aware of the time change- there are now two classes, one at 10:00 and one at 11:00, instead of just 10:30. Please sign up for only one OR the other.* 0-18 months | Registration Required This class introduces babies, toddlers, and the...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies, Ages 0-2" group.

Bouncing Babies

11:00am - 11:45am
Wonder Room
Registration
Library Branch: Wallingford Public Library
Room: Wonder Room
Age Group: Children, Babies, Ages 0-2
Registration Required
Event Details:
*Please be aware of the time change- there are now two classes, one at 10:00 and one at 11:00, instead of just 10:30. Please sign up for only one OR the other.* 0-18 months | Registration Required This class introduces babies, toddlers, and the...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies, Ages 0-2" group.

Waddling Ones & Twos

10:30am - 11:00am
Community Room
Registration
Library Branch: Wallingford Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Children, Babies, Ages 0-2
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Event Details:
This class is great for active toddlers. Songs, rhymes, movement, parachute play, books, and a whole lot of fun help children learn more about how language works. Includes play time afterwards. Registration opens the Sunday prior to class, at 9:00...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Middle Schoolers, Grades 6-8" group.

Magic the Gathering Club

4:00pm - 7:00pm
Wonder Room
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Registration
Library Branch: Wallingford Public Library
Room: Wonder Room
Age Group: Children, Teens, Middle Schoolers, Grades 6-8
Program Type: Hobbies & Gaming
Registration Required
Event Details:
Grades 4 & up | Registration for a reminder email encouraged Come play Magic the Gathering at the library! We welcome both new players who want to learn to play and veteran gamers who are looking for a challenging opponent. If you don’t have y...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-5" group.

Bilingual Homework Help with Mrs. Cabrera

4:00pm - 8:00pm
Children's Study Room 2
Library Branch: Wallingford Public Library
Room: Children's Study Room 2
Age Group: Children, Grades K-5
Program Type: Español, Other
Event Details:
Have questions about your homework? The Wallingford Public Library offers FREE drop in Homework Help! Homework Help is offered in English and Spanish and follows the public school calendar. The program is not offered on days that the public school...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Preschool, Ages 3-5" group.

Story Walk with Mrs. Stowe

9:30am - 10:30am
Register Now
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Children, Preschool, Ages 3-5
Program Type: Book Discussion, Health, Wellness, & Lifestyle, Story Time
Registration Required
Event Details:
Take a walk through nature and listen to a story! Join retired kindergarten teacher, Mrs. Stowe, to find hidden pages from a book along a trail through the woods and learn about nature along the way. Meet under the pavilion at Marcus Cooke Park ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Preschool, Ages 3-5" group.

Story Walk with Mrs. Stowe

1:30pm - 2:30pm
Register Now
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Children, Preschool, Ages 3-5
Program Type: Book Discussion, Health, Wellness, & Lifestyle, Story Time
Registration Required
Event Details:
Take a walk through nature and listen to a story! Join retired kindergarten teacher, Mrs. Stowe, to find hidden pages from a book along a trail through the woods and learn about nature along the way! Meet under the pavilion at Marcus Cooke Park ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-5" group.

Bilingual Homework Help with Mrs. Cabrera

4:00pm - 8:00pm
Children's Study Room 2
Library Branch: Wallingford Public Library
Room: Children's Study Room 2
Age Group: Children, Grades K-5
Program Type: Español, Other
Event Details:
Have questions about your homework? The Wallingford Public Library offers FREE drop in Homework Help! Homework Help is offered in English and Spanish and follows the public school calendar. The program is not offered on days that the public school...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies, Ages 0-2" group.
This event is in the "Preschool, Ages 3-5" group.

Pajama Family Story Time

6:30pm - 7:00pm
Community Room
Registration
Library Branch: Wallingford Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Children, Babies, Ages 0-2, Preschool, Ages 3-5
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Event Details:
This early literacy enriched story time will explore books, songs, and rhymes for all ages. Join Miss Kari in wearing pj's for added fun! ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Preschool, Ages 3-5" group.

Preschool Story Time

10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room
Registration
Library Branch: Wallingford Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children, Preschool, Ages 3-5
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Event Details:
Books, puppets, and songs will reinforce your child's pre-reading skills through repetition and rhyme. A craft is included that will help kids develop their fine motor skills.  ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

¡Bienvenidos a la Biblioteca!

7:00pm - 9:00pm
Information Desk
Library Branch: Wallingford Public Library
Room: Information Desk
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Español
Event Details:
¡Le damos una Especial Bienvenida a todas las Familias que hablan Español! Gina Cabrera estará aqui para ayudarlos si lo necesitan, darles un tour y explicarles todos los servicios que la biblioteca tiene para ustedes. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies, Ages 0-2" group.
This event is in the "Preschool, Ages 3-5" group.

Happy Feet

10:30am - 11:00am
Wonder Room
Registration
Library Branch: Wallingford Public Library
Room: Wonder Room
Age Group: Children, Babies, Ages 0-2, Preschool, Ages 3-5
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Event Details:
Full of music, movement, and stories, this program is perfect for children who are working on making the transition to Preschool Story Time. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-5" group.

Reading Buddies

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Children's Room
Register Now
Registration
Library Branch: Wallingford Public Library
Room: Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Grades K-5
Registration Required
Event Details:
Grades K-2 | Registration encouraged Spend a Friday evening reading with a high school buddy! Choate volunteers will join us to do some group read-alouds, small group reading practice, and other fun activities. Because of the one-on-one nature ...

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Mask Requirement

Due to the one-on-one nature of this program, masks will be required for all participants.