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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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Coffee & Classics: Wednesday at 2:00

Everyone is welcome to an hour of discussion on the book pick of the month–which is not necessarily even a ‘classic,’ but this month it has been. Northanger Abbey, by Jane Austen. Have an opinion? Come in and share it! […]

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Wednesday, Feb 3rd, is Little Builders Day

Wednesday is Little Builders Day, when preschool constructioneers comandeer the lower level and have their way with the Bristleblocks, Magnatiles and LEGOS! Bring your little buddies! 2:00pm. Read More
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Writers’ Café: a Monthly Workshop for Teens Who Write

Are you a writer between the ages of thirteen and eighteen? Would you like to improve your writing skills? Would you like to share your writing with other young writers?
If this sounds like you, we’d like to invite you to […]

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Jan 19-23: A Big Week at the Library!

Our monthly Book & Film Chat Group will be meeting on Tuesday, 1/19, to share brief reviews of what they’ve seen and read. Come join in the fun and take away some great recommendations.
On Wednesday, 1/20, Little Builders come together […]

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Dessert with Jane: Wednesday 1/13, at 2pm

What’s your take on Fanny Price? Join us at our monthly dessert-eating-classics-discussing session. Bring your opinions and suggestions, or simply bring your curiosity. Love of reading, and love of sweet treats obligatory, and newcomers are always welcome! Read More
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We now have Kindle Fire Tablets for patron use in the library!

Surf the WWW from a comfy chair instead of in a computer carrel. Read your email, play games, do your shopping, investigate your family tree through Ancestry.com (for FREE! We have a subscription!) Kind instructors are standing by to introduce you to […]

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We’ll be closing at 5pm on New Year’s Eve

…and we’ll be closed on New Year’s Day. But drop by on Saturday the Second, and join an impromptu coloring book session.       Read More

Elementary Lego Club! After school tomorrow!

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We will be closed on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

…and open again on Saturday, December 26, from 10:o0 – 2:00. Read More
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Santa Claus is Coming to…The William B. Ogden Library!

Stop in on Saturday, December 19th for cocoa and sweets and books and fun and a chance to whisper your holiday hopes into Santa’s ear. Plenty of photo opportunities–bring your cameras! 10:30 – 12:30.   Read More