Upcoming Adult and Teen Events

You may call or email to register for programs. Phone: 860-257-2811. Email: library@wethersfieldlibrary.org. See a complete list of children's events on the Children's Programs page.


Events - December 2014

Art Exhibit of the Month

Photographs courtesy of the members of the Charter Oak Photographic Society.

Display Case

Legos from the collection of Wethersfield resident Nicholas Follacchio.

Mitten Tree

The Wethersfield Library will have its annual holiday Mitten Tree again through January 3rd, 2015. The Library puts up a tree each year and members of the community decorate it with mittens, socks, hats and other cold weather clothing items. The Wethersfield Social and Youth Services Department distributes the donated items to individuals and families in town.

Library Board

Tuesday, December 2
7 pm

Library Board Meeting. All meetings of the Board are open to the public.

Computer Class

Wednesday, December 3
2:30 pm

Buying Guide: Tablets and eReaders. Kindle? Nook? iPad? So many choices! Learn how to decide which device is right for you. Class will be presented in lecture format.

Teen Program

Tuesday, December 9
3:30 - 5:00 pm

Teen Cookie Decorating Workshop. The holidays are here! Looking for a creative gift idea? Teens in grades 7 -12 are invited to attend a cookie decorating workshop taught by The Kakery bakery staff. No experience is necessary, and all supplies are provided. Don’t miss it!

Registration is required and limited to 14 participants.  

Life Skills Program

Tuesday, December 9
6:30 - 8:00 pm

Coping with Grief and Loss During the Holidays. Many people find the holiday season to be a particularly difficult time of the year, especially after someone they love has died. Join us for “Coping with Grief and Loss during the Holidays” presented by Joe Colletti, a bereavement consultant and author. Attendees will receive copies of Mr. Colletti’s book. The program is funded by the Friends of the Wethersfield Library and open to all.

Registration is strongly recommended.

Friends of the Library

Tuesday, December 9
7 pm

Friends Meeting. The Friends of the Wethersfield Library will hold their regular meeting at the Library.

Members of the public are invited to attend. 

Saturday Cinema

Saturday,December 13
1:30 pm

Holiday Affair. Don Hartman’s 1949 film stars Robert Mitchum and Janet Leigh. The Christmas-season romance of a young widow and a sales clerk who (thanks to her) is unemployed. (87 min.)

Registration is not required.

Tuesday Evening Movie

Tuesday, December 16
6:15 pm

Jersey Boys. Starring John Lloyd Young, Erich Bergen & Michael Lomenda. Directed by Clint Eastwood. The story of four young men from the wrong side of the tracks in New Jersey who came together to form the iconic 1960s rock group The Four Seasons. Rated R for language throughout. (134 min.)

Registration is not required. Seating is limited.

Ongoing Events

Time To Talk

7:00 pm

English Conversation. Time to Talk, Wethersfield Library’s English language conversation group, meets in the Ground Level Conference Room December 2, 9, and 16. 


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