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Welcome to the beautiful William B. Ogden Free Library located in Walton, NY.

We are here to serve the needs of the Walton area.

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Research resources

We have a great reference section for your genealogical research.

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Public Computers

Need a computer? Come to the library and enjoy the latest in technology.

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Children's Room

Bring your child to story time and enjoy our selection of books and other activities.

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Adult reading

Explore the Four County Library System's online catalog or explore our stacks and enjoy a great reading experience.

Coming Up:

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Magic Magic Magic

We have not one, but TWO magical events planed for next week! First up, Magic School, on Tuesday (August 23) from 1-2pm. Learn some card tricks and sleight-of-hand to amaze your friends and fool them silly. On Thursday evening (August […]

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Demo Derby Week

All week, our staff will be eager to demonstrate the power of your library card. Did you know that you can search our entire catalog, and that of the Four County Library System from home? Request books to be held here […]

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MAGIC: the Gathering

A card game. Unlike pinochle, except in that there are many rules, and when your “tribe” gets into it, they REALLY get into it! We’re hosting Magic: the Gathering gatherings on Thursday August 11th and Thursday August 25th, from 6:00 […]

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The Fleas are Coming!

 The EduKated Fleas, that is.
At 11am on Saturday, August 6, the William B. Ogden lawn will be reverberating with the twangs and strums of those tiny little charming instruments–ukeleles! The fourth and final presentation in our On Your Mark, Get […]

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The Martian!

 Matt Damon in The Martian will be Wednesday’s big screen feature at 6pm on our lower level uniplex screen! It’s free and it’s fun and for one, I can’t wait to see if they bring him home! Join us! Read More
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Puppet Show Saturday 7/23, 11am

 The Robert Rogers Puppet Theater presentation of “The Tortoise and the Hare: The Rest of the Story,” should be a lot of fun for children and their chaperones. A part of our Summer Reading Program, it’s aligned with the program […]

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Teens, Trivia, and Tortoises

Thursday evening, send in your know-it-all teen for some literary trivia action! Trivia? you say…action? Quick thinking and recall count as mental action! Good fun, anyway. 7-8pm.
On Saturday, July 23, we’ll be holding our third Summer Reading Program Entertainment […]

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Cook Book Club! Ira Entertains!

But not at Cook Book Club.

On Thursday, July 14, we’ll be hosting the second meeting of the Cookbook Club, and we’d love it if there were more foods, er, people, present! The concept: Bring in a smallish portion of […]

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Story Laurie Saturday

Please join us on Saturday (July 9) for the first family event of our On Your Mark, Get Set…READ summer program: Story Laurie McIntosh, and “Groovin’ in the Garden!” 11am. Hopefully, we’ll be under the tent, but if it does […]

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Mockingjay, Part 2

 How does the story end? In a big ball of flaming glory, or somehow less dramatic? Drop by the library at 6 tomorrow night (That’s WEDNESDAY, July 6) to find out. We’ll be viewing the movie on our big screen.
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