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Wilton Library will be closing at 2PM on Thanksgiving Eve (Wednesday, Nov 21) and will be closed on Thursday, November 22 in observance of Thanksgiving.

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Mother Goose on the Loose is a themed story time for children ages 6 months to 2 years. Children will sing songs, listen to stories, move to music, and learn nursery rhymes. Felt boards, puppets, instruments, and props will be used.

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Mother Goose on the Loose is a themed story time for children ages 6 months to 2 years. Children will sing songs, listen to stories, move to music, and learn nursery rhymes. Felt boards, puppets, instruments, and props will be used.

Lottery closed and filled.

This is a 2-day babysitting workshop for students ages 11-15 and is conducted by a certified Red Cross Babysitter Trainer. Upon completion of the course, everyone will receive a Red Cross Babysitting certificate.

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Come and learn about different cultures around the world through stories, crafts and food. For children in grades 3 to 5. In the last of this 3-month program, we will find out about Colonial and Native American food and folklore.  A Colonial craft will also be offered. Registration required. Register online or call 203-762-6336.

In honor of National Alzheimer's Awareness Month, this informational panel discussion includes a special guest, author Mary Hogan who will talk about her new novel, Left, which she describes as a kind of memoir/novel hybrid inspired in part by her own love story with her husband and the emergence of his dementia at a relatively early age. Mary will kick off the program by talking about her book and experience. Then the panel will discuss topics such as: the medical implications of Alzheimer’s, communication strategies, legal and financial planning, and family dynamics. A Q&A session will follow.   

Moderator: Shanon Jordan, Southwestern Regional Director, Alzheimer’s Association, Connecticut Chapter.   
Panelists: Alan Radin, MD—Internist; Geriatrician Danielle Ramos—Director of Community Relations, National Healthcare; Robin Roscillo—Elder Support Services; Lynda Lee Arnold—Attorney, Czepiga Daly Pope LLC.  Mary Hogan is the bestselling author of Two Sisters and the historical novel The Woman in the Photo. Her previous novels include the young adult titles: The Serious Kiss, Perfect Girl and Pretty Face. Mary lives in New York City with her husband, Bob, and their Catahoula Leopard rescue dog, Lucy.   

No charge. Co-sponsored by the Connecticut Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association and Wilton Library. Book signing and purchase will be available courtesy of Elm Street Books, New Canaan. Registration recommended. Register online or call 203-762-6334.

News:

How Sweet it is in Wilton – Gingerbread House Contest

The Wilton Library, in partnership with the Wilton Chamber of Commerce, invite families, individuals, and groups to create edible models of Wilton houses or buildings for the first ever “How Sweet it is in Wilton” contest!  From December 2, 2018 through January 2, 2019, library visitors can vote for their favorite models and winning submissions will be awarded gift certificates from the Chamber of Commerce.  Votes will be counted and winners will be announced on Dec. 19 at 4 pm.

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