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

Events

The Guitar Guy

Friday, Feb. 1, 11 – 11:30 a.m.
Children ages 2-6 with their caregivers are invited to a fun performance by Robert the Guitar Guy. Robert uses music, props, movement, and dance to entertain children and their grown-ups. Robert has been a guest at Wilton Library many times before and always gives an enjoyable performance. Sure to be great fun for the family! This program will take place the first Friday of each month February-June. Registration required; no fee. Sponsored by the Coyle Family Young Readers Fund.

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The Lounge

Friday, Feb. 1, 8, 15 & 22, 3:30-5 pm
Children in grades 1 and up are invited to play video games on the Library’s Wii system any time from 3:30-5 pm. Comfortable seating will be available. Caregivers must remain in the building for children under age 12. The room will be open every Friday as long as there is available staff.

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Wilton, My Take Student Art Exhibition Reception

Friday, Feb. 1, 6 – 7 p.m.
Students in grades 8 – 12 participated in a writing and photography project this past fall. This exhibition is the culmination of their work. Everyone is invited to check out their “take” on Wilton. Exhibition runs through February 28.

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First Saturday Books for Babies

Saturday, Feb. 2, 9:30 – 10 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 on the first Saturday of each month before the library opens. This is an excellent forum to meet other new parents in the area. Bring dad too! Registration suggested.

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Take Your Child to the Library Day – Pirates Ahoy!

Saturday, Feb. 2, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Children of all ages can stop by Wilton Library for a variety of events and giveaways in celebration of “Take Your Child to the Library Day!” The theme of the day is Pirates – children are welcome to come in costume. Be prepared for photo opportunities. The first forty children to stop by the Children’s Reference desk will receive a free copy of Treasure Island.

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Stitch-In-Public-Day at Wilton Library

Saturday, Feb. 2, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Members of the Fairfield County Chapter of the Embroiderer’s Guild of America will be stitching in public all day in the Gallery of the Wilton Library. They will have many hand-embroidered items on display, so drop by, take a look, say hello, and get inspired! And be sure to take a look at the display of books on embroidery that can be checked out from the library!

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Minecraft Club

Saturday, Feb. 2, 10 – noon.
Minecraft is an online computer game unlike any other. It is a creative game. Worlds made out of individual blocks are generated. In these unique worlds players can build anything, mine anything, create anything, and interact with other players. The only limit is your imagination. A server for the Wilton Library has been set up with a virtual world where the Minecraft community in Wilton can meet. Minecraft enthusiasts are welcome to join the Minecraft Computer Club on Saturday mornings between 10- noon to discuss and play everything Minecraft in the Children’s Library. Ages 8 and up.

Please note: Minecraft is a subscription-based, online game. Players must bring their own laptop and create their own account.

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Take Your Child to the Library Day – Beardsley ZooMobile

Saturday, Feb. 2, 10:30 – 11 a.m. and 11:30 – noon.
Children ages 4 and up are invited to this educational program with the Beardsley Zoo’s ZooMobile. The Zoo will bring many interesting animals including a pirate favorite – the Macaw! Kids can learn interesting facts about the Macaw and other endangered animals. Caregivers must remain in the building. Registration required. Sponsored by the Dibner Family Science Fund.

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Shiver Me Timbers! Pirate Tales

Saturday, Feb. 2, 3 – 4 p.m.
Children ages 5 and up are invited to join us for a visit from a pirate! Jonathan Kruk and his pirate pal Rich Bala will be dressed as pirates for this fun, interactive show. Kids can enjoy learning about the history of pirates through interactive shanties, and hear tales of pirates and buccaneers such as Captain Kidd and Black Bird. Ages 5 and up with a caregiver in the building. Registration required. Sponsored by the Hacking Fund.

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ESL (English as a Second Language)

Monday, January 28 through Wednesday, April 24, 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. Cancelled
Twice-weekly classes in English as a Second Language will begin on Monday, January 28th and will continue on Mondays and Wednesdays until April 24th at the Wilton Library given by Westport Continuing Education. (There will be no classes on Feb. 18th, Feb. 20th, April 15th and April 17th.) Testing and registration required. Testing takes place at Wilton Library from 9:30 – 11 a.m. on Jan. 16.

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Literary Littles

Monday, Jan. 7 through Feb 25, 2:15 – 3 pm.
For independent listeners ages 4-6 years-old. This is a story time that provides children with experiences that enrich early literacy. Children will hear stories, watch short films, sing songs, and do a craft. This program repeats for 6 sessions. No sessions Jan. 21 or Feb. 18.

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Teen Advisory Board Meeting

Monday, Feb. 4, 3:45 – 5:15 p.m.
Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to join us for our Teen Advisory Board (TAB) meeting. TAB is a group of teens who work with the library by helping select materials for the teen collection, planning teen events, and more. Applications are available online for first time attendees or by emailing Marissa Antosh, Youth Services Assistant, at mantosh@wiltonlibrary.org. Newcomers always welcome. Registration is recommended.

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Whodunit? Book Club

Rescheduled: Monday, Feb. 4, 4 – 4:45 p.m.
Kids in grades 2 and 3 are invited to join this mystery book club. Children will have the opportunity to meet and discuss mystery books as a group. The book for January is Saxby Smart in the Curse of the Ancient Mask and Other Case Files by Simon Cheshire. Snacks will be provided, along with fun detective activities. Grades 2 and 3. Parents and guardians must be in the Library. Sponsored by the Sherman Family Fund.

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StorytimeTerrific Tales for Twos and Threes

Tuesday, Jan.8 through Tuesday, Feb. 26 10:15-10:45 am
Join Wilton Library for 2 and 3-year old story time. Children and their caregivers will sing songs, listen to stories, and enjoy playtime together while building literacy and social skills. The program runs 8 weeks.

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StorytimeLook, Listen and Learn

Tuesday, Jan. 8 through Tuesday, Feb. 26  , 11:00 – 11:30 pm.
For 3 and 4 years-olds with a caregiver. By interacting with stories, singing songs and acting out finger plays and rhymes, children in this program gain pre-reading skills and learn how to participate in a group setting. The program repeats for 8 weeks.

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Literary Littles

Tuesday, Jan. 8 through Feb 26, 2:15 – 3 pm.
For independent listeners ages 4-6 years-old. This is a story time that provides children with experiences that enrich early literacy. Children will hear stories, watch short films, sing songs, and do a craft. This program repeats for 8 sessions.

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Wilton Volunteer Ambulance CorpsHands Only CPR – 2 Steps to Save a Life

Tuesday, Feb 5 , 7 – 8:30 p.m.
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 p.m.; class begins promptly at 7:30. Registration required.

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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.

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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.

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Creation Station!

Wednesday, Feb. 6, 13, 20 & 27, 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.

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Yellow Dress Project

Wednesday, Feb. 6, 7 – 8:30 p.m.
The Yellow Dress is a dramatic one-woman play based on the stories of young women who were victims of dating violence. The carefully constructed program stimulates thought-provoking discussion about relationships; a topic important to every young person’s life. Audiences are clearly moved by the story of a young woman who warmly tells us of her relationship that begins as young love, full of passion and promise — and ends in tragedy. The Yellow Dress play is developed and produced by Deana’s Educational Theater (DET). DET acts to prevent relationship violence by developing and producing comprehensive educational theater programs on relationship violence for grades K-12, colleges, the military, and communities around the United States and abroad. Mature Content: recommended for ages 13 and older. This program is co-sponsored by Wilton Teen PeaceWorks, Wilton Domestic Violence Task Force and Wilton Library.  Registration required.

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Epic Poetry with Gerald Weiss: War, Women, Wrath and Worship in Vergil’s The Aeneid

Thursday, Feb. 7, 14, 21 and 28, 10:30 – noon.
Through a process known as “Passing Over,” selected passages in Vergil’s Aeneid will be examined for relevance in today’s world – violence, war, justice, fate and destiny, the place of women in society then and now, and the role of Roman Imperial Theology. Comparisons of Roman Empire Christianity to our own country’s ideology and policies will be explored, as will thinking about one’s own journey and destiny. Four-part series on Thursdays in February. Gerald Weiss has undergraduate and master’s degrees in Classical Languages from St. Louis University and a PH.D in Philosophy and Theology, from Gregorian University (Rome).  He has taught Philosophy/Theology/Religious Studies at various universities, as well as having published one book and written numerous articles for educational, religious and spiritual periodicals and journals. Registration required.

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Children’s Beginner Chess

Thursday, Feb. 7 through Thursday, March 28, 4 – 5 p.m.
Children in grades 1-7 will get beginner chess instruction from Christopher Potts, an instructor, tournament player and US Chess Federation certified tournament director. In this program, new players will learn: the history and rules of the game; basic checkmate themes and patterns; basic strategy and tactics. Time will be provided for students to play games and put the classroom lessons into practice. Program fee is $80 per student for all eight meetings. Registration filled.

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Children’s Advanced Chess

Thursday, Feb. 7 through Thursday, March 28, 5 – 6 p.m.
Children in grades 1-7 will get advanced chess instruction from Christopher Potts, an instructor, tournament player and US Chess Federation certified tournament director. In this program, advanced players will: review the basics; learn more advanced strategy and tactics; learn optimal opening and endgame play; gain an appreciation for the vital importance of making and carrying out sound plans. Time will be provided for students to play games and put the classroom lessons into practice. Program fee is $80 per student for all eight meetings. Registration filled.

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Author Talk – Madeline Miller: The Song of Achilles

Friday, April 26 , 7 – 8:30 p.m.
Madeline Miller, author of The Song of Achilles presents a thrilling and unique retelling of the Iliad and the legend of Achilles: a tale of gods, kings, immortal fame, and the human heart. Miller has two degrees from Brown University in Latin and Ancient Greek, and has been teaching both for the past nine years. She also has a degree from Yale School of Drama, specializing in adapting classical tales to a modern audience. This debut novel is the winner of the 2012 Orange Prize, one of the United Kingdom’s most prestigious literary prizes, joining among others, Ann Patchett, Zadie Smith, Barbara Kingsolver, and Téa Obreht. Books will be available for purchase and signing.

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Valentine’s Day Crafts–CANCELED

Saturday, Feb. 9
Children of all ages are invited to drop in and make a Valentine Craft to take home.

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Minecraft Club–CANCELED

Saturday, Feb. 9
Minecraft is an online computer game unlike any other. It is a creative game. Worlds made out of individual blocks are generated. In these unique worlds players can build anything, mine anything, create anything, and interact with other players. The only limit is your imagination. A server for the Wilton Library has been set up with a virtual world where the Minecraft community in Wilton can meet. Minecraft enthusiasts are welcome to join the Minecraft Computer Club on Saturday mornings between 10- noon to discuss and play everything Minecraft in the Children’s Library. Ages 8 and up.

Please note: Minecraft is a subscription-based, online game. Players must bring their own laptop and create their own account.

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Gone in 60 Seconds Book Club–CANCELED

Saturday, Feb. 9
Is it possible to write and perform a 60-second version of a great book? Find out as we re-tell our own high-octane versions of the best in children’s literature. Participants will pick the most important scenes, characters and lines and then speed-read through the finished product. Will we beat the buzzer? Expect fast talk, quick thinking and lots of laughter. What’s more, once we’ve learned how to edit, analyze, compromise and communicate, we’ll use technology to enhance our literary skills by creating an animated mini-movie trailer of one of our 60 second extravaganzas. The book this month is Coraline by Neil Gaiman. Grades 4-6, children under 12 must have a caregiver in the building. Sponsored by the Sherman Family Fund.

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New Perspectives Film Series: First Position:

Saturday, Feb. 23, 7:30 – 9-30 pm.
First Position is a 2011 documentary film following the lives of six young dancers as they pursue their passion for dancing in a quest for the Youth America Grand Prix, one of the world’s most prestigious ballet competitions. The film premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival, won the Jury Prize at the San Francisco Doc Fest, and audience awards for Best Documentary at the Dallas International Film Festival and at the Portland International Film Festival, where Bess Kargman also won Best New Director. Suggested donation of $5. Refreshments served. The New Perspectives Documentary series is programmed and moderated by filmmaker, Megan Smith-Harris. A Q&A will follow the film. Registration highly recommended.

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Hot & Cool: Jazz at the Brubeck Room – Dena DeRose Trio

Sunday, Feb. 10, 4 – 5:30 p.m.
Singer-pianist Dena DeRose performs at Wilton Library with Martin Wind on bass and Matt Wilson on drums. The trio has played together for more than ten years will perform their inspired versions of popular jazz standards. Reception following the concert. Suggested donation: $10. Funded by William and Karen Tell Foundation with special thanks to Ed and Catherine Romer and Tish and Chris Brubeck. Advance registration strongly suggested. Pre-registrants should arrive by 3:50 p.m. to be guaranteed seating; wait-listed and walk-in registrants will be admitted after 3:50 p.m. if space is available.

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Valentine Cake Pops for Teens

Monday, Feb. 11, 4 – 5:30 p.m.
Come make a sweet treat for Valentine’s Day. Create and decorate cake pops to enjoy by yourself or share with family and friends. For teens in grades 6-12. Registration required. Sponsored by the John and Patricia Curran Teen Fund.

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Weir Farm Artist-in-Residence Exhibition/Reception: Laura Krause

Monday, Feb. 11, 6 – 7:30 p.m.
February brings Laura Krause to the Weir Farm artist in residency program. February brings Laura Krause to the Weir Farm artist in residency program. Laura’s plan is to use her large format cameras along with her DSLR to photograph the winter environment at Weir Farm. Her goal is “for her nature photos to reflect her respect and awe, to showcase the spaces and natural areas as well as create a sense of peace within the viewer.” Co-sponsored by Weir Farm Art Center and Weir Farm National Historic Site and presented by Wilton Library. Registration suggested.

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Breast Cancer Survivors’ Support Group

Tuesday, Feb. 12, 6 – 8 p.m.
A monthly support group for post-treatment cancer survivors will be held at Wilton Library. The Breast Cancer Survival Center, a Fairfield county non-profit, has been holding support groups, retreats and candle lightings for the past 12 years. To learn more about the BCSC visit www.breastcancersurvival.org. Co-sponsored by the Breast Cancer Survival Center and Wilton Library. Sandwiches, fruit and a beverage will be provided. Please call Nina Marino, at 203-857-7304 with any questions. Registration highly encouraged.

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 Author Talk: Charles Dubow—Indiscretion

Tuesday, Feb. 12, 7 – 8:30 p.m.
First-time author Charles Dubow discusses his debut novel, Indiscretion, a tale of love, lust, deception and betrayal all starting with an idyllic couple at their bucolic East Hampton summer cottage. Kirkus Review states, “An epic novel of friendship, betrayal and undying love…outstanding.” Q&A following talk. Reservations recommended. Books available for purchase and signing.

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Wilton Library Readers

Wednesday, Feb. 13, Noon – 1:30 p.m.
Professional book discussion leader Susan Boyar discusses Toby’s Room by Pat Barker. Group meets second Wednesday of each month. Bring lunch; beverages will be provided. Advance registration suggested.   Check out the main Wilton Library Readers page for a complete listing of meetings and titles.

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Minecraft Club

Saturday, Feb. 16 , 10 – noon.
Minecraft is an online computer game unlike any other. It is a creative game. Worlds made out of individual blocks are generated. In these unique worlds players can build anything, mine anything, create anything, and interact with other players. The only limit is your imagination. A server for the Wilton Library has been set up with a virtual world where the Minecraft community in Wilton can meet. Minecraft enthusiasts are welcome to join the Minecraft Computer Club on Saturday mornings between 10- noon to discuss and play everything Minecraft in the Children’s Library. Ages 8 and up.

Please note: Minecraft is a subscription-based, online game. Players must bring their own laptop and create their own account.

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Tuesday Book Buzz

Tuesday, Feb. 19, 11 – noon.
Looking for something good to read next? Bring a friend and join the Book Buzz conversation moderated by Lauren McLaughlin and Melissa Baker, two of Wilton Library’s knowledgeable librarians, on the third Tuesday of each month. Participants are encouraged to come and chat about their most recent favorite reads or just listen to what others recommend. Pick up new pre-publication books when available. Hear about upcoming books being released and be the first to reserve them at the library. Get the inside scoop on upcoming author visits. Registration suggested especially during winter months but not required. Additional dates: March 19, Apr. 16, May 21 and June 18.

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Pig Out on Reading

Tuesday, Feb. 19, 3 – 4 p.m.
Farmer Minor and Daisy return for a fun-filled reading extravaganza! Children ages 4 and up and their caregivers are invited to join Daisy and Farmer Minor for this interactive story program. Children will have the opportunity to learn about pigs and even give Daisy a hug. Daisy might even bring a special guest! Don’t forget to bring your cameras. Registration required. Sponsored by the Coyle Family Young Readers Fund.

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Make Your Own Cigar Box Purse for Teens

Tuesday, Feb. 19, 3 – 5 p.m. CANCELLED
Create a one-of-a-kind purse using cigar boxes, fabric, beads, buttons, and other materials for creating handles, closures and embellishing. For teens in grades 6-12. Registration required. Sponsored by the John and Patricia Curran Teen Fund.

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Computer Class (Hands-On): Getting Started—Basic Word 2007

Wednesday, Feb. 20 , 12:30 – 2 p.m.
Mary Anne Franco shows how to create and format a basic document in Word 2007 in this free, hands-on class. Basic computer skills, including mouse proficiency, required. Advance registration required. Class limited to 10 students. To insure the best learning experience for all, latecomers will not be seated ten minutes past the posted start time. The door to the Training Lab will be closed at that time. (This same class is offered on Thursday, Feb. 21, from 6 – 7:30 p.m.)

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Newbery Club

Wednesday, Feb. 20, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
Children in grades 4-6 are invited to join our newest book club! This book club will introduce children to Newbery Award winning books. Once a month we will meet and discuss one of these classics. The book for February’s discussion is The Witch of Blackbird Pond by Elizabeth Speare, which won the Newbery in 1959. Read the book and spend a fun hour at the Library with crafts, questions, snacks, and activities. Registration required. Sponsored by the Sherman Family Fund.

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Computer Class (Hands-On): Getting Started—Basic Word 2007

Thursday, Feb. 21 , 6 – 7:30 p.m.
Mary Anne Franco shows how to create and format a basic document in Word 2007 in this free, hands-on class. Basic computer skills, including mouse proficiency, required. Advance registration required. Class limited to 10 students. To insure the best learning experience for all, latecomers will not be seated ten minutes past the posted start time. The door to the Training Lab will be closed at that time. (This same class is offered on Wednesday, Feb. 20, from 12:30 – 2 p.m.)

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Author Talk: Carol Wallace—To Marry an English Lord

Thursday, Feb. 21 , 7 – 8:30 p.m.
Are you Downton Abbey crazy like the rest of us? Come meet author Carol Wallace as she discusses the novel she co-wrote, To Marry an English Lord (originally published in 1989, reprinted in 2012). Hear about young American heiresses, cold-shouldered by an entrenched aristocracy that scorned new money, so they looked across the sea to find husbands among titled young Englishmen who were long on status but short on cash. From the Gilded Age until 1914, more than 100 American heiresses invaded Britannia and swapped dollars for titles–just like Cora Crawley, Countess of Grantham, the first of the Downton Abbey characters Julian Fellowes was inspired to create after reading To Marry An English Lord. It is filled with vivid personalities, gossipy anecdotes, grand houses and a wealth of period details – a social history at its liveliest and most accessible.  Books will be available for purchase and signing. Registration encouraged.

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 Children’s Author Visit – Matthew Van Fleet

Saturday, Feb. 23, 11 – 11:30 a.m.
Children ages 2 through 7 with caregivers are invited to join us for a book reading and presentation by New York Times bestselling children’s author Matthew Van Fleet. Mr. Van Fleet will talk about his latest interactive story book Lick, as well as some of his other books such as Sniff, Moo, Cat, and Heads. The Children’s Library’s very favorite Van Fleet book is Tails! Matthew Van Fleet writes innovative, interactive books for preschool age children. Children love to touch, press, pull, lift, and even sniff as they explore colors, shapes, numbers, letters, and more. For further information about Matt Van Fleet visit his website at www.dragonflys.com. Book available for purchase and signing courtesy of Elm Street Books.

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WLA/WHS – Scholarly Series: A Star Spangled Nation: The War of 1812—Naval Power and the Lasting Effects of the War — Glenn Gordinier

Sunday, February 24, 2013, 4 – 5:30 pm

Please note: this talk is held at the Wilton Historical Society,
224 Danbury Road, Wilton, 203-762-7257

In this final lecture of the annual collaboration between the Wilton Library and the Wilton Historical Society focusing on The War of 1812, A Star-Spangled Nation will be held at the Wilton Historical Society. Glenn Gordinier will discuss the Battle of Long Island Sound during which, with the Royal Navy on Connecticut’s doorstep, Nutmeggers resorted to IEDs, kidnapping attempts, and attacks by privately armed vessels (largely for personal profit) as well as Old Ironsides and “Don’t Give Up the Ship.”

Glenn Gordinier is a historian, author of recently published The Rockets’ Red Glare: The War of 1812 and Connecticut, and a member of the faculty of the Williams College/Mystic Seaport Program in Maritime Studies.

Reception following the talk. No charge, but donations always welcomed. Series sponsored by Wilton Bank. Program sponsored by Bill and Sally Gemmill. The moderator is Max Gabrielson. Registration essential.

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Whodunit? Book Club

Monday, Feb. 25, 4 – 4:45 p.m.
Kids in grades 2 and 3 are invited to join this mystery book club. Children will have the opportunity to meet and discuss mystery books as a group. The book for February is The Fenway Foul-Up by David Kelly. Snacks will be provided, along with fun detective activities. Grades 2 and 3. Parents and guardians must be in the Library.  Registration Required.  Sponsored by the Sherman Family Fund.

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Poetry in Motion Performance Workshops

Monday, Feb. 25 and Tuesday, Feb. 26, 4 – 8:30 p.m.
For students in grades 6 through 12 who have been part of Poetry in Motion: Rewind, Pause, Fast Forward since this fall.
Performance weekend is Friday, March 22 and Saturday, March 23. Snow date for either workshop is Wednesday, Feb. 27.

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Senior Center Book Discussion: The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris

Tuesday, Feb. 26, 11 a.m. – noon.
David Ostergren will lead a discussion of The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris by David McCullough. David McCullough has twice won the Pulitzer Prize, for Truman and John Adams, among other honors and awards. His latest work is the story of adventurous American artists, writers, doctors, politicians, architects, and others who went to Paris in the years between 1830 and 1900 to pursue their dreams and excel in their work. Amongst these people were such famous authors as James Fenimore Cooper, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Mark Twain, Henry James, Harriet Beecher Stowe, and Oliver Wendell Holmes. David McCullough maintains that their achievements altered American history and writes, “Not all pioneers went West.” Group meets 4th Tuesday of each month through May.

Call the Senior Center for details and to register at 834-6240. Comstock Community Center, 180 School Road, Wilton.

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Computer Class: Getting Started—Twitter for the Timid

Wednesday, Feb. 27, 12:30 – 2 p.m.
Do you want to know what all the fuss is about Twitter? If you are a baby boomer, senior, or someone who just hasn’t had time to devote to the exploration of social media until now, this class is for you. Mary Anne Franco will demonstrate what Twitter is about, how to Tweet, find ‘followers,’ and amass ‘followers.’  Demonstration-style class. Registration suggested.

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