2014 May 22 — Wilton Library
137 Old Ridgefield Road Wilton, CT 06897 Tel: 203-762-3950

Events

Mother Goose on the Loose

Thursday, April 10 through Thursday, May 29, 10:15 – 10:45 a.m.
Thursday, April 10 through Thursday, May 29, 11 – 11:30 a.m.
Mother Goose on the Loose is a themed story time for children ages 6 months to 2 years old. Children will sing songs, listen to stories, move to music, and learn nursery rhymes. Mother Goose on the Loose is a research-based program intended to help infants and toddlers develop early literacy skills in an active and fun environment. Felt boards, puppets, instruments, and props will be used.

Please note-in an effort to create a small, consistent group experience, this program uses a lottery system for registration. Lottery registration forms are available at the Children’s Library desk starting March 17, 2014 and must be returned by April 7, 2014. Patrons will be notified via email if they receive a spot.

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A Conversation with Solicitor General Donald Verrilli

Thursday, May 22, Jr., 7 – 8:30 p.m. 
Join us for a conversation with Wilton’s own Donald Verrilli, Jr.  Verrilli is the 46th Solicitor General of the United States, nominated by President Obama and sworn in on June 9, 2011.  He graduated from Wilton High School in 1975, went on to earn his B.A. degree from Yale University and then received his J.D. from Columbia Law School where he served as editor-in-chief of the Columbia Law Review.  Prior to his government service, he was a partner for many years in Jenner & Block and co-chaired the firm’s Supreme Court practice.   He maintained an active pro bono practice throughout his career in private practice and received several awards for his efforts.  He taught First Amendment Law as an adjunct professor at Georgetown University Law School from 1992 – 2008.  Mr. Verrilli will be in conversation with Michael Kaelin, Principal in the Litigation Group at Cummings & Lockwood and President of the Board of Trustees of Wilton Library.Registration highly recommended. Press Release.

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