Library Closing Early

Due to the impending ice and snow storm the library will be closing at 7:00 tonight. Please drive safely.

50 Shades of Green(s)

Wednesday, March 11th at 7:00 p.m. in the Community Room

fruits and vegetables arranged in a heart shapeThe nutrition field has always had shades of truth and shades of misinformation. Consumers are led to believe they must have the perfect greens, the perfect fruit, the perfect shake or the perfect weight-loss diet. As a result, consumers are the frequent victims of misinformation wasting both time and money looking for the perfect food or diet answer. This presentation will explore the realities of claims made for the best salad greens, current weight-loss diets, and clarify what does and what does not raise cholesterol levels. 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!

Friday Night Flicks Presents: The Hunger Games - Mockingjay Part 1

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 movie posterFriday, March 6th at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room

The worldwide phenomenon of The Hunger Games continues to set the world on fire with Mockingjay Part 1, which finds Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) in District 13 after she literally shatters the games forever. Under the leadership of President Coin (Julianne Moore) and the advice of her trusted friends, Katniss spreads her wings as she fights to save Peeta (Josh Hutcherson) and a nation moved by her courage. Rated PG-13.

Dessert with a Doc: Smoking Cessation

doctor breaking a cigarette in halfThursday, March 5th at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room

Quitting smoking is the single most important step a smoker can take to improve the length and quality of his or her life. Please join us for a presentation by Noa Mencher, R.N., B.S.N., MPA, a nurse navigator with The Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute, who will offer information and tips on how to overcome the smoking habit. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Knit @ WPL

yarn and knitting needlesTuesday, March 3rd, 6:00-7:30 p.m. in the Board Room

Knit @ WPL is an informal, relaxed gathering open to all. Looking for someone to knit with? To teach or learn from? Beginners always welcome. Open to all ages 12-112! All materials provided. The group meets the first and third Tuesday of each month in the Library’s Board Room upstairs. Walk in a beginner, walk out a knitter!

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