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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 "Adults" group.

Resume Day (Día del Currículum)

10:00am - 4:30pm
Board Room
Library Branch: Wallingford Public Library
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business, Career, & Financial, Español
Event Details:
Do you need a resume created, but maybe need a little help? Maybe you don’t use a computer well or don’t have access to one you can use to write a resume. Come join Sarah Eiseman, Career Specialist, for Resume Day! These sessions are short, so you...

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Mask Requirement

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

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
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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 "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Middle Schoolers, Grades 6-8" group.
This event is in the "High Schoolers, Grades 9-12" group.

No Needle Knit Scarves

11:00am - 1:00pm
Collaboratory Conference Table
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Library Branch: Wallingford Public Library
Room: Collaboratory Conference Table
Age Group: Teens, Middle Schoolers, Grades 6-8, High Schoolers, Grades 9-12
Program Type: Collaboratory, Hands-On Activities, Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Event Details:
Knitting can be intimidating, but did you know that there's an easy method to get the knit look without needles? You only need your hands and the yarn! We'll "knit" simple scarves that will look great and keep you warm. ...
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 "Adults" group.

Cutting the Cord: Options for TV Without Cable

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Board Room
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Library Branch: Wallingford Public Library
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology Training
Registration Required
Event Details:
Thinking about getting rid of cable? This lecture-style class will explore Internet-based streaming services and various devices that allow you to watch TV without a cable subscription. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Mask Requirement

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

This event is in the "High Schoolers, Grades 9-12" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Maker Monday

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Collaboratory Horseshoe Booth
Library Branch: Wallingford Public Library
Room: Collaboratory Horseshoe Booth
Age Group: High Schoolers, Grades 9-12, Adults
Program Type: Collaboratory
Event Details:
Meet and mingle with like-minded makers! Maker Mondays are a great opportunity to share and show off what you have made/what you are working on at the moment.  ...

Disclaimer(s)

Mask Requirement

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

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

French Conversation Group

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Board Room
Library Branch: Wallingford Public Library
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Music, Arts, & Culture, Interest Groups

French Discussion Group

Improve your French in a friendly and non-judgmental space! Some knowledge of French recommended.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Knit @ WPL

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Board Room
Library Branch: Wallingford Public Library
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Hobbies & Gaming, Hands-On Activities, Arts & Crafts, Interest Groups
Event Details:
Knit @ WPL is a place where knitters and crocheters can practice their work in the company of others. Newcomers are welcome to join, but knitting experience is required. No registration required. ...
This event is in the "High Schoolers, Grades 9-12" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Love Rocks

6:30pm - 8:30pm
Collaboratory Conference Table
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Library Branch: Wallingford Public Library
Room: Collaboratory Conference Table
Age Group: High Schoolers, Grades 9-12, Adults
Program Type: Collaboratory, Hands-On Activities, Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Event Details:
Learn to paint a heart wreath on beach stones. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Mask Requirement

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

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 "Adults" group.

Literacy Volunteers

11:30am - 1:00pm
Board Room
Library Branch: Wallingford Public Library
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
Denise Codianne-Calabrese from Literacy Volunteers will be available Tuesdays for literary assistance. If you are an adult who needs help reading, writing, speaking or understanding English—or know someone who does—drop by the Board Room during Denis...
This event is in the "High Schoolers, Grades 9-12" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Love Rocks

2:30pm - 4:30pm
Collaboratory Conference Table
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Registration
Library Branch: Wallingford Public Library
Room: Collaboratory Conference Table
Age Group: High Schoolers, Grades 9-12, Adults
Program Type: Collaboratory, Hands-On Activities, Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Event Details:
Learn to paint a heart wreath on beach stones.   ...

Disclaimer(s)

Mask Requirement

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

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Computer Tutoring

4:00pm - 4:45pm
Collaboratory Diamond Desk - Blue
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Registration
Library Branch: Wallingford Public Library
Room: Collaboratory Diamond Desk - Blue
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Collaboratory, Technology Training
Registration Required
Event Details:
Register for a one-on-one computer tutoring session with volunteers. Learn about keyboard and mouse skills, word processing, Internet searching, online job applications, or social media. You can bring your own device or the library can supply a lapto...

Disclaimer(s)

Mask Requirement

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

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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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 "Adults" group.

Computer Tutoring

4:45pm - 5:30pm
Collaboratory Diamond Desk - Blue
Register Now
Registration
Library Branch: Wallingford Public Library
Room: Collaboratory Diamond Desk - Blue
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Collaboratory, Technology Training
Registration Required
Event Details:
Register for a one-on-one computer tutoring session with volunteers. Learn about keyboard and mouse skills, word processing, Internet searching, online job applications, or social media. You can bring your own device or the library can supply a lapto...

Disclaimer(s)

Mask Requirement

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

This event is in the "Adults" group.

VR for Adults

5:30pm - 6:30pm
Collaboratory Popup Studio
Library Branch: Wallingford Public Library
Room: Collaboratory Popup Studio
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Collaboratory
Event Details:
Tired of reality? Try virtual reality instead. We have a new Meta Quest 2 headset, so stop by to see what it can do. Play a game, ride a roller coaster, explore the world, or just hang out in VR! ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

The Hibernation Book Club: Long Reads for Short Days

5:30pm - 7:00pm
Charlotte Collins Meeting Room
Library Branch: Wallingford Public Library
Room: Charlotte Collins Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion
Event Details:
VIRTUAL AND IN-PERSON MEETING If you are someone who has always wanted to read some great big books but have been daunted by their length, we are starting a new book club just for you. In the Hibernation Book club, we will take on one long classic...
This event is in the "High Schoolers, Grades 9-12" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Open Sew

5:30pm - 8:30pm
Collaboratory Diamond Desk - Blue
Library Branch: Wallingford Public Library
Room: Collaboratory Diamond Desk - Blue
Age Group: High Schoolers, Grades 9-12, Adults
Program Type: Collaboratory, Hands-On Activities, Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Do you like to sew? Join people who enjoy quilting and sewing at a casual “drop in” program anytime from 5:30 to 8:30pm in the Collaboratory the first Tuesday evening of each month. Bring your unfinished projects, either hand sewing or machine. There...

Disclaimer(s)

Mask Requirement

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

This event is in the "High Schoolers, Grades 9-12" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Alcohol Ink Tile Coasters

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Collaboratory Conference Table
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Library Branch: Wallingford Public Library
Room: Collaboratory Conference Table
Age Group: High Schoolers, Grades 9-12, Adults
Program Type: Collaboratory, Hands-On Activities, Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Event Details:
We will be using alcohol inks on tiles to make beautiful coasters! Alcohol ink moves unpredictably and dries quickly, meaning no two of these coasters will look alike. No painting experience needed! Note: This is a repeat program. Please do not re...

Disclaimer(s)

Mask Requirement

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

This event is in the "Adults" group.

New England Legends with Jeff Belanger

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Community Room
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Library Branch: Wallingford Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Lectures, Presentations, & Author Events, Music, Arts, & Culture
Registration Required
Event Details:
IN-PERSON PROGRAM For over 25 years, Jeff Belanger has been exploring the unexplained. He seeks out history, folklore, ghosts, monsters, and legends all over the world and in your backyard. New England Legends offers ...