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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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Puppy Puddle Troubles?

Join us for Housebreaking Puppies and Dogs, with expert trainer Bill Landesman–a free workshop at the library on Wednesday, October 11–6:30-8pm. Learn how to put an end to those “little accidents”! -Well worth you time if you were considering adopting […]

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The Paintings of Ben Vandermark

 The Quiet Room of the Library will be filled with beautiful paintings by local artist Ben Vandermark through the month of October. Drop in during library hours and check out this skilled artist's new work! Read More
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Author’s Tea with Leslie Sharpe and ‘The Quarry Fox’

 Join us for tea and other light refreshment on Tuesday, September 19th to sit down with author and naturalist Leslie Sharpe, who will be discussing her recently published book, The Quarry Fox and Other Critters of the Wild Catskills. Ms. […]

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Read & Go Book Club on the Road Again

Read & Go to…Seneca Falls!

The William B. Ogden Library is preparing for another Read & Go Book Club excursion: this time, to Central New York’s Seneca Falls, the site of the first Women’s Rights Convention in 1848 (and incidentally, the […]

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Preschool Story Time

 Did you know that the library runs a special program every week for preschoolers? Each Friday morning from 11:00 until close to noon, our littlest patrons are invited to sit down together for stories, some songs, simple stretching yoga poses […]

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Visit our Booth!

  While you’re wandering the Delaware County Fair, be sure to scout out the William B. Ogden Library’s entry into Boothworld: “An Evening in Grant Rogers’ Parlor.” The library will be open during fair week (August 14-19) and can serve […]

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Ira McIntosh – Wednesday August 9 at 6:30

All ages are welcome, and families are encouraged to attend. Ira is well qualified to present a personal view of the Grant Rogers legacy: with information, music and song. In keeping with the Grant Rogers tradition, he’ll engage the audience […]

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Scavenger Hunt on Thursday, 6-7pm

   Justine has designed a scavenger hunt with clues that will take kids from elementary age (you do have to be able to read) through mid-teen on a fun tromp through the library’s public and hidden, private spaces. 6-7pm, Thursday, July […]

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Big Saturday Coming, and Summer Tuesdays

Add some rhythm to your weekend on Saturday, July 15th! The Walton Library is hosting a free interactive African Drumming Workshop with Rural Soul Studio’s Chelsie Henderson and Wayne White. More details to follow, but make sure to save the […]

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Summer Reading Has Begun!

Our Summer Reading Program is designed to keep the kids reading through school vacation.  Bring them in to sign up, state their reading goals, start their reading logs, and while you’re at it, learn about our Tuesday and Thursday children […]

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