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 - August 2014

Artist of the Month

Acrylic paintings by Hartford artist Robert DeRay.

Display Case

Vintage 80s action figures from the collection of Justin Lord.

Community Program

Saturday, August 2
1:30 pm

Lotus Flower Lantern Craft Workshop. Adults and high schoolers learn how to make a Lotus Flower Lantern crafted of colorful paper and wire frames. Members of the Korean Spirit and Culture Promotion Project will be on hand to guide you through the process. Included in the craft program are traditional Korean refreshments, and short documentary films on Korean artistic traditions and the meaning of the Lotus Flower. There will be a $5.00 per lantern materials fee due on the day of the program. Please pay cash only to the presenter.
Registration is required.

Saturday Cinema

Saturday, August 9
1:30 pm

It Happened One Night. Frank Capra’s 1934 film starring Claudette Colbert and Clark Gable. A spoiled heiress, running away from her family, is helped by a man who's actually a reporter looking for a story. 105 min.
Registration is not required.

Tuesday Evening Movie

Tuesday, August 19
6:15 pm

Catching Fire. Starring Jennifer Lawrence and Josh Hutcherson. Katniss Everdeen and Peeta Mellark become targets of the Capitol after their victory in the 74th Hunger Games sparks a rebellion in the Districts of Panem. Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and action, some frightening images, thematic elements, a suggestive situation and language. 146 min.
Tuesday Night Movies are free and open to the public. Light refreshments are provided by the Friends of the Wethersfield Library.
Registration is not required. Seating is limited. Please note: new start time is 6:15.


Friends of the Library

Tuesday, August 12
7:00 pm

Members of the public are invited to attend.


Library Board

Tuesday, July 22
7:00 pm

All meetings of the Board are open to the public.

Ongoing Events

Advanced Conversation - Tuesdays 7:30 p.m.

Time To Talk - Tuesdays 6:00 p.m.

English Conversation. Time to Talk and Advanced Conversation, Wethersfield Library’s English language conversation groups, do not meet during the summer.


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See a complete listing of Children's Events.