2013 January 16 — Wilton Library
137 Old Ridgefield Road Wilton, CT 06897 Tel: 203-762-3950


ESL (English as a Second Language) Registration and Placement

Wednesday, January 16. 11 , 9:30 – 11 a.m.
Registration and placement testing for ESL classes will take place at Wilton Library on Wednesday, Jan. 16 from 9:30 – 11:00 a.m.  Please note that the ESL class at Wilton Library is for the multi-level student. Class size is limited and will be determined by Placement Testing. Classes are open to Wilton, Westport and Weston residents. Class testing and class registration will be conducted by Westport Continuing Education. Just walk in to take the test. The classes will be held twice-weekly on Mondays and Wednesdays from 9:30 -11:30 a.m. starting on Monday, Jan. 28.


Books for Babies

Wednesday, Jan. 9 through Wednesday, Feb. 27 , 10:15 – 10:45 a.m.
Bring your wonderful baby to this infant friendly program at the Wilton Library. We will sing and play and enjoy gentle stories geared for babies under 12 months old.  This is an excellent forum to meet other new parents in the area. The program repeats for 8 weeks.  Caregivers must be present.


Wonderful Ones and Twos

Wednesday, Jan. 9 through Wednesday, Feb. 27, 11-11:30 am .
This program is a sharing time for 1 and 2 year-olds and their caregivers. The emphasis is on books, with some songs and toy time. This program repeats for 8 weeks.


Exam Time Study Rooms for Wilton High School Students

Monday, Jan. 14 through Thursday, Jan. 17, 12 – 5 p.m.
Quiet study space on the second floor of the library will be available from 12 to 5 each day for students to study for mid-term exams. Students may also book individual study rooms until 8 p.m. each evening by calling Wilton Library’s reference librarians at 203-762-3950, ext. 211.


Creation Station!

Wednesday, Jan. 9, 16, 23 & 30 , 4 – 5 p.m.
Each week different materials will be available for children in grades K through 5 to make any creation they choose. This is the perfect opportunity for children to innovate, communicate, and express themselves in a free-form environment. Some materials that may be available are Legos®, arts and crafts materials, model cars, Lego Technics®, science kits, and more. Grades K-5 with caregivers in the building. Sponsored by the Coyle Family Young Readers Fund.


Wilton, My Take—Framing

Wednesday, Jan. 16, 4:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Students in Wilton, My Take frame their photographs for the exhibit in February.


Weir Farm Artist-in-Residence Exhibition/Reception: Kathi Smith

Wednesday, Jan. 16 , 6 – 7:30 p.m.
January brings Kathi Smith to the Weir Farm artist in residency program. Kathi recently began a series of memory/place paintings focusing on Cape Sable Island, Nova Scotia.  The work hovers between representation and abstraction. She will continue her work at Weir Farm.  Co-sponsored by Weir Farm Art Center and Weir Farm National Historic Site and presented by Wilton Library. Registration suggested.