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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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Indian Summer: the Making of the Cannonsville Reservoir

On Thursday, June 14th, the William B. Ogden Library and the Grant Rogers Project will sponsor a showing of Indian Summer: a movie about the building of the Cannonsville Reservoir.  Everyone is welcome, and urged to share their memories of […]

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Writers’ Group to Meet on Saturday

Our writers’ group will be meeting at 11:00 Saturday morning. It’s an open group, so everyone who puts pen to paper or ink to printer is welcome. Bring some recent writing or work that you’re currently crafting, and share in […]

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Our June Calendar of Programs and Events

Pick up a copy of our June calendar of programs and events in our library lobby. The calendar can also be found online by clicking on "calendar" at the top of the page. Read More
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Preschool Storytime, Fridays at 10:30

  Friday mornings are a wonderful time to introduce your infant, toddler or preschooler to the library. Our weekly “Storytime” begins at 10:30, and it’s a fun hour of stories, songs, age-appropriate games and crafts, led by our youth services […]

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Get Outside (of your evening routine) and Play!

 We host Mahjong games every Thursday from 6-8pm. Turn off the Netflix, grab a friend and join in! Mahjong is not terribly difficult to learn, and we can bring out table after table to make sure everyone has a seat. […]

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Parent & Child Playgroup Tuesday, May 8

  We’re teaming up with the Delaware Opportunities Inc. Childcare and Resource Center for a “fun with movement” workshop on Tuesday, May 8, from 10:30 until 11:15. Infants. toddlers and preschoolers (and their chauffeurs) are invited to the library to […]

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Children’s Book Week

 The first week of May is Children’s Book Week, and what better time to start (or restart) a tradition of reading aloud to your children every day? Stop in at the library for special themed programs this week on Tuesday […]

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The Big Birdhouse Auction is over, Come in to pick up your prize!

 That’s right. Thursday, April 26, the evening of our Poetry Open Mic/Slam/Recitation or Reading, will be your last chance to place a silent auction bid on a beautiful, decorative birdhouse. Birdhouses have been lovingly embellished by a dozen of our […]

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Genealogy 101: a Free Lesson in Digging Your Roots

 

Professional genealogist Laura Lee will be presenting Genealogy 101: Digging Your Roots on Thursday, April 12th.  This free introduction to the best ways to search your family tree will begin at 6:00. The evening might be especially of interest to those […]

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Celebrate Spring, Celebrate Reading

…and Win an Awesome Work of Art

Visit the William B. Ogden Library in Walton all through April to view the “Celebrate Spring, Celebrate Reading” Art Exhibit in the lower floor gallery. The works of a dozen local, participating artists—exquisitely […]

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