January 2023 Newsletter

Programs & Events

Kiddo Storytime

Tuesdays in January

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Join us every Tuesday for storytime! All children ages 2-5 are invited to Kiddo Storytime with Ms. Sandy! There will be singing and stories and fun for everyone! 

Kiddo Storytimes this month are on: Jan 3rd, Jan 10th, Jan 17th, Jan 24th, & Jan 31st. Mark your calendars! No registration necessary!

Questions? Email sandra.adler@wallington.bccls.org

Puzzles, Games, & Coloring

Tuesday - January 3, 2023

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Join us on the 1st Tuesday of every month for Puzzles, Games, and Coloring! We'll have plenty of fun activities to choose from. Open to anyone ages 12 and up! Hope to see you there!!!

No registration necessary!

Questions? email wallcirc@bccls.org

Monday Afternoon Book Club

January 9, 2023

2:00PM - 3:00PM

We are kicking off the New Year with a thrilling read! Join us for a discussion of Whisper Network by Chandler Baker. 

Copies of the book are available for pickup at our circulation desk. Call or email us to reserve a copy today!

New members are always welcome!

Interested? For questions or to register please email susan.kowalski@wallington.bccls.org

Let's Get Physical

Thursday - January 12, 2023

4:00PM - 5:00PM

Children of all ages, come and join the fun by movin' and groovin' at our "Let's Get Physical" exercise program!

Kelly Grippo will show us how to keep active this WINTER SEASON!

Registration is required. Click here to register.

Questions? Email Ms. Sandy at sandra.adler@wallington.bccls.org

Adult Craft: Valentine Wreath

Wednesday - January 18, 2023

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Adults of all ages, join us for an afternoon of delightful crafting! For January we'll be making a Valentine Wreath in anticipate of Valentine's Day next month. All materials will be provided. 

Registration is required. Click here to register.

Questions? email susan.kowalski@wallington.bccls.org

Reading to Rosie

Friday - January 20, 2023

3:30 PM to 4:30 PM

Children of all ages are invited to join in the fun at the library by reading a book to Rosie our fun loving therapy dog. Pick out your favorite book to read to Rosie or find a new book to try out together!

Heads UP! Rosie gives kisses and loves bellyrubs! See you all soon!


Questions? Email Ms. Sandy at sandra.adler@wallington.bccls.org

Tuesday Evening Book Club & Pizza

January 24, 2023

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

If you New Year's resolution is to read more books (and eat more pizza) then our Tuesday Evening Book Club is right for you! Join us as we discuss Sharp Objects by Gillian Flynn! We'll have a great discussion and great pizza!


Books are available at the Library for pickup. 

New members are always welcome!

Registration is required. Click here to register.

Questions? email ennist@wallington.bccls.org

Baby & Me Storytime

Wednesday - January 25, 2023

12:30 PM to 1:30 PM

Come join Ms. Sandy for fun interactive activities for babies, ages 0 to 24 months, and caregivers.

Age appropriate songs, games, books and activities that will help build socialization skills for you and your baby.

Registration is required. Click here to register.

Questions? email Ms. Sandy at sandra.adler@wallington.bccls.org


Take Home Craft Kits

A new craft every

other Friday!!!

Stop in on January 6th and January 20th to pick up your own while supplies last!

Library Holiday Closures in January

CLOSED Sunday - January 1, 2023

CLOSED Monday - January 2, 2023

CLOSED Monday - January 16, 2023

Don't forget even when the Library is closed our Digital Content and Databases are Open 24/7!

Did you download the New BCCLS Mobile App?

Don't wait! Download it Today!

Check Out Some New Releases Hitting Shelves in January and Visit Us to Find Even More!

The Good Life

by Robert Waldinger & Marc Schulz

Release Date: 1/10/2023

Genre: Non Fiction

Age: Adult

The Mitford Affair

by Marie Benedict

Release Date: 1/17/2023

Genre: Historical Fiction

Age: Adult


by Jane Harper

Release Date: 1/31/2023

Genre: Mystery

Age: Adult

Begin Again

by Emma Lord

Release Date: 1/24/2023

Genre: Contemporary

Age: Teen

The Superteacher Project

by Gordon Korman

Release Date: 1/10/2023

Genre: Humor

Age: Middle Grade

Chloe's Lunar New Year

by Lily LaMotte

Release Date: 1/3/2023

Genre: Picture Book

Age: Children

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