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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.

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got kids?

Summer Reading Storytimes for little ones, 3pm, Thursdays. Summer Book Times for elementary-aged children, 3pm, Thursdays. Separate programs, separate rooms, but for your convenience, at the same time and place. Libraries Rock, this summer! Bring the kids for stories and crafts […]

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Friday Morning, July 6: Music and Movement for Little Ones!

On Friday, July 6th, there will be a special Parent & Child Playgroup Storytime, facilitated by the talented educators of Delaware Opportunities, Inc.  Little ones will surely enjoy “Music and Movement: Libraries Rock,” from 10:30 until 11:15. No pre-registration or […]

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Indian Summer: A Prelude to the Building of the Cannonsville Reservoir

On Thursday, July 18th, the William B. Ogden Library and the Grant Rogers Project will sponsor a second showing of Indian Summer: a movie about the building of the Cannonsville Reservoir, featuring some local area citizens past and present.  Everyone […]

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Writers’ Group to Meet on Saturday

Our writers’ group meets on the first Saturday of each month, from 11am until about 1pm. 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 […]

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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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