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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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Wednesday, May 25th Gardening Program, 6:30

Sarah Williford of East Brook Farm in Walton will present a program on starting your vegetable garden by “Lasagne Gardening,” an innovative and easy method of planting. The program is free, and everyone is encouraged to come–and encouraged to plant […]

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The Great Library Scavenger Hunt

Right after school…send the kids to us! For Thursday, May 26th’s Scavenger Hunt, we have clues that will send your child detectives all over the library. They might find surprises that they never expected! They might learn something new. They WILL have fun! Read More
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A Scavenger Hunt!

Calling all young detectives and other inquisitive types: The library’s holding a scavenger hunt just for you! Come in after school on Thursday, May 26 (3:30-5:00) and use your noodles–and our resources–to  answer the questions that will lead you to […]

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Let’s Talk About Books

 
Read a good book recently? Drop in to our Tuesday afternoon Book & Film Chat at 2:00 (May 17th,) and tell others about it–or about the recent movie with the spectacular twist ending that you just can’t stop thinking about.
And […]

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Downton Abbey Wednesday @ 6

  Don your Easter Bonnet (or go bare headed) for the Wednesday evening tea party / big screen viewing of episode 2.  Edwardian England is more fun with friends! Read More
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Saturday Family Movie

We’ll be showing Disney/Pixar’s “The Good Dinosaur” on our big screen on Saturday, May 7th, from 10am until noon(ish). The movie is free, and so is the popcorn. Hope to see you here! Read More
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Schedule Your May…

  …by dropping in and picking up our May Events Calendar. Never miss a Book Art workshop, a Family Movie, a scintillating Book Club discussion or a Great Scavenger Hunt again! Read More
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The Boys are Here!

The Boys on the Boat, that is. On Wednesday, May 18th, we’ll be sitting down to discuss the book.
So there’s still plenty of time to come in and borrow one of the ten copies that we have on the shelf. […]

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Pajama Storytime

Bring in your little ones for some sleepytime stories–Wednesday, April 27, at 6:30. Pajamas optimal, but optional. Read More
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Preschool Storytime 11am Fridays

Friday morning preschool storytime is our popular 11:00 – 11:45-ish session for your little ones. Bring your tiny charges for stories, a craft, a little intro to Spanish and to yoga, and some socialization! Read More