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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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OPEN HOUSE SATURDAY!

Don’t be left out! On Saturday, October 1, from 11am until our 2pm closing time, the William B. Ogden Library will be welcoming everyone in the community to come in and visit artist Ben Vandermark’s new exhibit, enjoy light refreshments and […]

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Much Ado at the Library

Shakespearean Ado? Well, no. Just lots and lots of Waltonian ado. On Tuesday, we have Mahjong (noon-3pm) and Book & Film Chat (2pm,) Knitting and Crochetting (4-5pm;) Wednesday Color Me Calm (4-6pm,) and Traditional Book Club (7-8pm;) Thursday is for […]

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Mahjong for Beginners (and Everyone Else)

Since it was so much fun a week ago, we’re running “part two” of our “Exploratory Mahjong” nights! On Thursday, September 15, from 6-8pm, come in and participate in a round or two of the game, guided by pros but […]

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It’s Better, Together.

Like to knit or crochet? It’s better, together! Every Tuesday from 4-5pm, anywhere from 3 to 13 needle-workers gather in the library to chat while they work on their current project. Maybe Mahjong is your game? Every Tuesday at […]

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MAGIC: The Gathering Thursday @ 6

 Bring your decks to the library Thursday evening for another round of Magic. All levels of players are welcome. The library has loaner cards, should you be in need. Thursday, September 8, 6-8pm. Read More
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Try Something New!

 We’re offering a second free “Explore Mahjong” session on Thursday, September 15, from 6-8pm. For years, the library has hosted a very popular Tuesday afternoon Mahjong gathering. A time for socializing, a time for competition, a time for snacks and […]

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More Teen Trivia? Why YES!

On Wednesday evening (August 31) from 7:00 to 8:00, send your teen to the library to get their brains revved up for school. Fun and games, questions and quizzes. Read More
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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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