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 - June


Artist of the Month

Robert DeRay

Impressionist and realist paintings of local artist Robert DeRay will be on display at the library during the month of June.

Collection on Display

Mementos of the Charter Oak and postcards of Old Wethersfield will be on display at the Library during the month of June. From the personal collection of Wethersfield residents Maureen Hayes and Jane Foxall.

Library Closed

Saturday, May 27 –
Monday, May 29

The Wethersfield Library will be closed for Memorial Day weekend. We will resume normal hours on Tuesday, May 30.

Ventriloquist Show

Saturday, June 3
2:00 - 3:30 pm

Larry Noiva is an award-winning ventriloquist and stand-up comedian, who has been thrilling audiences throughout New England for decades. Noiva and his puppet trio truly deliver as a modern-day ventriloquist act.

This program is open to all. Registration is required.

Saturday Cinema

Saturday, June 10
1:30 pm

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty  (1947 Musical Comedy)
Directed by Norman Z. McLeod.
Stars Danny Kaye, Virginia Mayo, & Boris Karloff.

Danny Kaye plays Walter Mitty, a man with daydreams about heroic deeds. When a mysterious blonde (Virginia Mayo) comes into his life, his humorous dreams of heroism become a hilarious and dangerous web of murder and conspiracy. (110 minutes)

Saturday Cinema is free and open to the public. Registration is not required.

Friends of the Library Meeting

Tuesday, June 13
7:00 pm

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

Members of the public are invited to attend.

Chinese Dance Performance

Saturday, June 17
2:00 - 3:00 pm

Join us for a celebration of Chinese dance and culture. Dream Performing Arts from West Hartford will perform different styles of Chinese dances including Ribbon Fan dance, Han Dynasty dance, Tang Dynasty beauty dance, and Umbrella dance accompanied by Mongolian, Tibetan and group singings with traditional beautiful Qipao dress. Their members have performed at many world class concert stages, and now they are coming to the Wethersfield Library!

Open to all, registration is required.

Adult Summer Reading Sign-Up

Tuesday, June 20
6:00 - 8:00 pm

Attend the Wethersfield Library adult summer reading program kick-off! Register for the online reading program and be entered to win a $25 Barnes and Noble gift card. A light dinner will be served.  During the summer, read and log three books and receive a prize. Read and log six books and receive another prize! Program ends Monday, August 14th.

Gardening Tips from the Wethersfield Men’s Garden Club

Tuesday, June 27
6:30 - 8:00 pm

The Wethersfield Library will host a talk on rose care, tomato growing and the Wethersfield community garden. Get beneficial advice from expert gardeners. This workshop will be presented by Richard Prentice and John Oldham of the Wethersfield Men’s Garden Club.

Registration is suggested but not required.

Library Board Meeting

Tuesday, June 27
7:00 pm

All meetings of the Board are open to the public.

Technology Classes

Book-A-Librarian

By appointment

A one-on-one class to help you build basic computer skills. Sessions will be Tuesday June 13th, 20, and 27th at 11:00 am and Wednesday June 14th and 21st at 2:00 pm. All sessions are 45 minutes long. Registration is required by phone or in person.

Teen Programs

These programs are free and open to teens in grades 7 - 12. Registration is required.

Monday Funday!

Monday, June 5
2:30 - 3:30 pm

Learn some yoga basics, led by local yoga studio Live Right Wellness. Please wear clothing you can move around in! No previous yoga experience is necessary.

Potato Chip Taste-Off

Thursday, June 22
6:30 - 7:30 pm

We will guess unique potato chip flavors in a blind taste test and vote for our favorite flavor. Board games and coloring will also be available!

Attendance at summer events earns you an entry in the summer reading prize drawing.

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See a complete listing of Children's Events.