2014 March 18 — Wilton Library
137 Old Ridgefield Road Wilton, CT 06897 Tel: 203-762-3950

Events

StorytimeTerrific Tales for Twos and Threes

Tuesday, Jan. 7 through Tuesday, March 18, 10:15 – 10:45 a.m.
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. This program runs for 11 weeks.

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StorytimeLook, Listen and Learn

Tuesday, Jan. 7 through Tuesday, March 18, 11 – 11:30 a.m.
For 3 and 4 year-olds with caregivers. 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. This program runs for 11 weeks.

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Tuesday Book Buzz

Tuesday, March 18, 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.  No charge. Registration suggested. Additional dates: April 15, May 20, June 17.

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Cyberbullying: What Every Parent Needs to Know

Tuesday, March 18, 11 am – 1 pm. 
What is cyberbullying? How does it work? How can parents effectively respond? What are current school policies on cyberbullying? Join us for an informative discussion with local experts on the issues surrounding cyberbullying. Presenters are Jo Ann Freiberg, Ph.D., Educational Consultant for the State of Connecticut, Department of Education; Matt Hepfer, Director of Technology, Wilton Public Schools; and Charles A. Smith, Ed.D., Assistant Superintendent, Wilton Public Schools. No charge. Registration suggested. Co-sponsored by Wilton Youth Council, Wilton Library, Wilton Public Schools and United Way of Coastal Fairfield County.

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Literary Littles

Tuesday, Jan. 7 through Tuesday, March 18, 2:15 – 3:00 p.m. For independent listeners ages 4 – 6 years. 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 runs for 11 weeks. call-icon1