2012 October 27 — Wilton Library
137 Old Ridgefield Road Wilton, CT 06897 Tel: 203-762-3950


Drop-in Halloween Crafts

Saturday, Oct. 27, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Children of all ages can stop by during regular library hours and make a craft to take home. Made possible by the Coyle Family Young Readers Fund.


Thrill the World—Simultaneous World Dance Event

Saturday, Oct. 27, 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.
Join Wilton Library for its third annual Thrill the World simultaneous dance event in which we participate with countries around the world dancing to Michael Jackson’s Thriller. For ages 10 to 110. Dance begins at 2 p.m. sharp on Oct. 27; final rehearsal begins at 1:30 p.m. Come in zombie/ghoulish makeup and costume. Reception with healthy snacks to follow the dance. Each participant must attend at least one of 4 rehearsals before the world simultaneous dance event.

Rehearsal dates:
Saturday, Oct. 20, 2 – 4 p.m. at Wilton Family Y;
Sunday, Oct. 21, 2 – 4 p.m. at the Y;
Monday, Oct. 22, 6 – 8 p.m. at Wilton Library;
Wednesday, Oct. 24, 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. at the library.

This is a fun, infectious dance/exercise/feel good event. Weather permitting, we will be dancing outside as the Wilton Chamber Halloween parade walks by, otherwise the event will take place in the Brubeck Room. Co-sponsored by Wilton Library and the Wilton Family Y. Visit YouTube to see the fun (http://www.youtube.com/ search for Thrill the World). Join with friends. Registration required.  $5 per participant registration fee offsets costs and is payable at the first rehearsal attended. Please note that the time for this event is dictated by worldwide event organizers and the library’s East Coast time zone.



Overdrive Office Hours

Saturday, Oct. 6, 13, 20 & 27 , 4 – 6 pm.
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 October, from 10 – 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 October, 4 – 6 p.m.