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.
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.)
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.
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.