Tuesday Book Buzz
Tuesday, June 19, 11 – noon.
There will be a Book Buzz conversation moderated by one of Wilton Library’s reference librarians. Participants are encouraged to come and chat about one of their most recent favorite reads or just listen to what others recommend. Registration suggested.
Tuesday, June 19, 3 – 4 pm.
Children in grades 3-5 are invited to join in this weekly art exploration program. Each week, we will learn about an artist or artistic movement then create our own art project inspired by it. Please note that we may get messy with our masterpieces, so please wear appropriate clothing that may get dirty. Registration required, $5 supply fee at the door. Grades 3-5. Sponsored by the Wilton Moms Club.
OverDrive Volunteers ‘Office Hours’
Saturday, June 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30 , 10 am – noon.
People who want to get started with downloading e-books and audiobooks from the library to their personal devices now have a little help with Wilton Library’s Overdrive Volunteers. Office hours are Saturdays in June, from 10 am – noon. Patrons are asked to bring their personal devices (smartphones, Kindles, Nooks, etc.) and their Wilton Library card to receive personal hands-on attention. Additional hours: Tuesdays in June, 4 – 6 pm.
Author Talk: The Lifeboat – Charlotte Rogan
Tuesday, June 19 , 7 – 8:30 pm.
The Lifeboat: A Novel is a page-turning novel of hard choices and survival, narrated by a woman as unforgettable and complex as the events she describes. Charlotte Rogan‘s first novel has garnered many favorable reviews. An old criminal law text and her childhood experiences among a family of sailors provided inspiration for The Lifeboat. See registration page for author details. Books available for purchase and signing courtesy of Elm Street Books, New Canaan. Registration encouraged.
Hands Only CPR-2 Steps to Save a Life
Tuesday, June 19, 7-8:30 pm
All are welcome(*) to this free one-hour class sponsored by the Wilton Volunteer Ambulance Corps and Wilton Library.
(*) Must be a Wilton resident or working for a Wilton business, a minimum of 18 years old and ‘able-bodied’ to perform chest compressions while on one’s knees. Registration begins at 7 pm; class begins promptly at 7:30. Registration required.