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Upcoming Children's Events

Reading is Out of this World! Summer Reading Program.

Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 10:00am to Friday, August 24, 2018 - 5:00pm

Join Wilton Library this summer for our Reading is Out of This World! Summer Reading Program. Children can register on Wandoo Reader, an online reading log to keep track of their reading anywhere they go as long as they have an internet connection. By reading, logging, and completing challenges, kids will be eligible for benchmark prizes throughout the summer.

The Reading is Out of This World! program stimulates kids' imaginations with wonderful stories and fun activities while learning about space. Drop-in story times, drop-in activities, large-group enrichment and entertainment programs and animal visits are just some of the events planned though August 24. Think of us as your free stay-at-home summer camp experience.

The summer reading program is funded by John and Susan Steitz, with STEAM programs made possible by the Amadeo Family. Reading prizes are sponsored by the following local area businesses: Beardsley Zoo, Goldenberry, Party Zoom, Scoops, Sky Zone, Subway,  and Toy Chest. The reading portion of the program runs from June 27 - September 3. Call for details 203-762-6336.

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Space Crafts

Friday, July 20, 2018 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

Come to Wilton Library for fun Space Crafts! On Fridays, we will have Space-oriented crafts for kids to drop in and create. No registration needed. 

Children’s Garden Club

Friday, July 20, 2018 - 4:00pm to 4:45pm

 Children in grades K and up are invited to join this weekly Garden Club. Throughout the spring and summer, we will plant, tend, and eat fruits and vegetables in our raised-bed garden. During the month of May we will meet to plan our garden and prepare for June planting. This is a fun activity for the whole family!

Registration Closed

Cartoon Drawing Demonstration

Friday, July 20, 2018 - 4:00pm to 4:45pm

Children going into grades 3 - 6 are invited to come watch charming mermaids, fairies, pirates, and spacemen come to life on a sketchbook. Everyone who attends will leave with a quick sketch made on the spot. Be sure to bring your imagination and have a fun time watching the creations. This program is being offered by Wilton High School alumni Emma Keating. Emma is going into her sophomore year at Purchase College where she is studying film. She creates her own animated movies by drawing thousands of individual pictures. These frames add up to make a full story. Her animated short “Saving Me” has won several awards including: Scholastic Gold Key Juan Castillo Best Film in Connecticut, and The New Canaan New Age Film Festival Best in Animation. Drop-in. 

Summer STEAM: Chemistry Craze

Monday, July 23, 2018 - 10:15am to 11:30am

Need something fun to do on a Monday morning? Be a maker! Join Wilton Library in fun, hands-on STEAM activities. This week we will break water and make our own batteries. For kids entering grades 5-6 only.  For kids entering grades 5-6 only. Space is limited - registration required. Supported by the Amadeo Family. Register online or call 203-762-6336.

Fantastic Fours and Fives

Monday, July 23, 2018 - 4:15pm to 4:45pm

Children ages 4 - 5 are invited to this story time. We will sing songs, read stories, and have activities based on a weekly theme. Drop-in. Caregivers must stay in the Children's Library.  

Terrific Tales for Twos and Threes

Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 10:15am to 10:45am

Join the 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. No registration, no fee. 

Galaxy Crafts

Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 4:15pm to 5:00pm

If you love DIY crafts, then head on over to the Children's Library every Tuesday to follow easy step-by-step instructions to create a Galaxy themed craft that is out of this world. July 24, 2018- Planet Sun Catcher. Supported by the Amadeo Family.

For ages 6 and up, registration required. Register online or call 203-762-6336.

Books for Babies

Wednesday, July 25, 2018 - 10:15am to 10:45am

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. Bring dad too! Caregivers must be present. No registration required. 

Wonderful Ones and Twos

Wednesday, July 25, 2018 - 11:00am to 11:30am

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. No registration, no program charge. 

Wonderful Wednesdays: Children’s Museum—Phases of the Moon

Wednesday, July 25, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Come to Wilton Library for a wonderful program that combines Science and Fun. Parents have read stories to their children like Goodnight Moon and Papa Please get the Moon for Me but in this special program by the Children's Museum of Hartford, Pre-K kids will learn about the phases of the Moon and lots of fun facts. Registration required. Program is for Pre-K children. Supported by the Amadeo Family. Register online or call 203-762-6336. 

Movie Theater Thursdays—Monsters vs. Aliens

Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 10:15am to 11:45am

Kids can enjoy a free, air-conditioned movie venue. Wilton Library will be showing Monsters vs. Aliens, rated PG, 94 minutes. No registration required. Caregivers must stay with children under 8 and in the building for under 12. 

Movie Theater Thursdays—Wonderstruck

Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Kids can enjoy a free, air-conditioned movie venue. Wilton Library will be showing Wonderstruck, rated PG, 117 minutes. No registration required. Caregivers must stay with children under 8 and in the building for under 12.

Space Crafts

Friday, July 27, 2018 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

Come to Wilton Library for fun Space Crafts! On Fridays, we will have Space-oriented crafts for kids to drop in and create. No registration needed. 

Children’s Garden Club

Friday, July 27, 2018 - 4:00pm to 4:45pm

 Children in grades K and up are invited to join this weekly Garden Club. Throughout the spring and summer, we will plant, tend, and eat fruits and vegetables in our raised-bed garden. During the month of May we will meet to plan our garden and prepare for June planting. This is a fun activity for the whole family!

Registration Closed

Cartoon Drawing Demonstration

Friday, July 27, 2018 - 4:00pm to 4:45pm

Children going into grades 3 - 6 are invited to come watch charming mermaids, fairies, pirates, and spacemen come to life on a sketchbook. Everyone who attends will leave with a quick sketch made on the spot. Be sure to bring your imagination and have a fun time watching the creations. This program is being offered by Wilton High School alumni Emma Keating. Emma is going into her sophomore year at Purchase College where she is studying film. She creates her own animated movies by drawing thousands of individual pictures. These frames add up to make a full story. Her animated short “Saving Me” has won several awards including: Scholastic Gold Key Juan Castillo Best Film in Connecticut, and The New Canaan New Age Film Festival Best in Animation. Drop-in. 

Python Level I

Monday, July 30, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Calling all kids aged 11-15 for a fun-filled and educational session of Python !!..... Nope, not the deadly snake but a programming language which drives all cool computer programs. Learning the Python language is kind of like learning the rules of grammar for a spoken language. This class is for kids with no programming experience. The class will be held every day from 1:00 - 2:30 during the week of July 30 - August 3. The class size will be limited to only 10 students and will be on a first come basis. The classes will be held in the computer lab so no need to bring laptops. The class is taught by Nish Wangneo, a rising junior at Wilton High School. He has 3 years of programming experience and topped his AP Computer Science class. He is really passionate about teaching programming to kids. He recently launched a non-profit company called School of Code dedicated to getting more kids interested in technology. He currently volunteers his time teaching middle school students all over Fairfield county and providing technology support for local charities and non-profits.

Please send email to wiltoncoderdojo@gmail.com with the following information - Name of student; Rising Grade; Parent email address.

Python Level II

Monday, July 30, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm

Calling all kids aged 11 to 15, with interest in learning intermediate level Python. Kids who have already taken my beginner Python class, or have some basic Python coding skills are well suited for this class.  We will start the class with a recap of basic concepts that we covered in the Python Beginner level class and then start working with some more advanced concepts in Arrays, Classes, Functions, Object Oriented Programming etc. The class will be held every day from 3:00 - 4:30 during the week of July 30 - August 3. The class size will be limited to only 10 students and will be on a first come basis. The classes will be held in the computer lab so no need to bring laptops. The class is taught by Nish Wangneo, a rising junior at Wilton High School. He has 3 years of programming experience and topped his AP Computer Science class. He is really passionate about teaching programming to kids. He recently launched a non-profit company called School of Code dedicated to getting more kids interested in technology. He currently volunteers his time teaching middle school students all over Fairfield county and providing technology support for local charities and non-profits.

If interested, please send email to wiltoncoderdojo@gmail.com with the following information Name of student; Rising Grade; Parent email address.

Fantastic Fours and Fives

Monday, July 30, 2018 - 4:15pm to 4:45pm

Children ages 4 - 5 are invited to this story time. We will sing songs, read stories, and have activities based on a weekly theme. Drop-in. Caregivers must stay in the Children's Library.  

Terrific Tales for Twos and Threes

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 10:15am to 10:45am

Join the 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. No registration, no fee. 

Python Level I

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Calling all kids aged 11-15 for a fun-filled and educational session of Python !!..... Nope, not the deadly snake but a programming language which drives all cool computer programs. Learning the Python language is kind of like learning the rules of grammar for a spoken language. This class is for kids with no programming experience. The class will be held every day from 1:00 - 2:30 during the week of July 30 - August 3. The class size will be limited to only 10 students and will be on a first come basis. The classes will be held in the computer lab so no need to bring laptops. The class is taught by Nish Wangneo, a rising junior at Wilton High School. He has 3 years of programming experience and topped his AP Computer Science class. He is really passionate about teaching programming to kids. He recently launched a non-profit company called School of Code dedicated to getting more kids interested in technology. He currently volunteers his time teaching middle school students all over Fairfield county and providing technology support for local charities and non-profits.

Please send email to wiltoncoderdojo@gmail.com with the following information - Name of student; Rising Grade; Parent email address.

Python Level II

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm

Calling all kids aged 11 to 15, with interest in learning intermediate level Python. Kids who have already taken my beginner Python class, or have some basic Python coding skills are well suited for this class.  We will start the class with a recap of basic concepts that we covered in the Python Beginner level class and then start working with some more advanced concepts in Arrays, Classes, Functions, Object Oriented Programming etc. The class will be held every day from 3:00 - 4:30 during the week of July 30 - August 3. The class size will be limited to only 10 students and will be on a first come basis. The classes will be held in the computer lab so no need to bring laptops. The class is taught by Nish Wangneo, a rising junior at Wilton High School. He has 3 years of programming experience and topped his AP Computer Science class. He is really passionate about teaching programming to kids. He recently launched a non-profit company called School of Code dedicated to getting more kids interested in technology. He currently volunteers his time teaching middle school students all over Fairfield county and providing technology support for local charities and non-profits.

If interested, please send email to wiltoncoderdojo@gmail.com with the following information Name of student; Rising Grade; Parent email address.

Galaxy Crafts

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 4:15pm to 5:00pm

If you love DIY crafts, then head on over to the Children's Library every Tuesday to follow easy step-by-step instructions to create a Galaxy themed craft that is out of this world. July 31, 2018- Space Mobile. Supported by the Amadeo Family.

For ages 6 and up, registration required. Register online or call 203-762-6336.

Books for Babies

Wednesday, August 1, 2018 - 10:15am to 10:45am

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. Bring dad too! Caregivers must be present. No registration required. 

Wonderful Ones and Twos

Wednesday, August 1, 2018 - 11:00am to 11:30am

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. No registration, no program charge. 

Python Level I

Wednesday, August 1, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Calling all kids aged 11-15 for a fun-filled and educational session of Python !!..... Nope, not the deadly snake but a programming language which drives all cool computer programs. Learning the Python language is kind of like learning the rules of grammar for a spoken language. This class is for kids with no programming experience. The class will be held every day from 1:00 - 2:30 during the week of July 30 - August 3. The class size will be limited to only 10 students and will be on a first come basis. The classes will be held in the computer lab so no need to bring laptops. The class is taught by Nish Wangneo, a rising junior at Wilton High School. He has 3 years of programming experience and topped his AP Computer Science class. He is really passionate about teaching programming to kids. He recently launched a non-profit company called School of Code dedicated to getting more kids interested in technology. He currently volunteers his time teaching middle school students all over Fairfield county and providing technology support for local charities and non-profits.

Please send email to wiltoncoderdojo@gmail.com with the following information - Name of student; Rising Grade; Parent email address.

Python Level II

Wednesday, August 1, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm

Calling all kids aged 11 to 15, with interest in learning intermediate level Python. Kids who have already taken my beginner Python class, or have some basic Python coding skills are well suited for this class.  We will start the class with a recap of basic concepts that we covered in the Python Beginner level class and then start working with some more advanced concepts in Arrays, Classes, Functions, Object Oriented Programming etc. The class will be held every day from 3:00 - 4:30 during the week of July 30 - August 3. The class size will be limited to only 10 students and will be on a first come basis. The classes will be held in the computer lab so no need to bring laptops. The class is taught by Nish Wangneo, a rising junior at Wilton High School. He has 3 years of programming experience and topped his AP Computer Science class. He is really passionate about teaching programming to kids. He recently launched a non-profit company called School of Code dedicated to getting more kids interested in technology. He currently volunteers his time teaching middle school students all over Fairfield county and providing technology support for local charities and non-profits.

If interested, please send email to wiltoncoderdojo@gmail.com with the following information Name of student; Rising Grade; Parent email address.

Wonderful Wednesdays: A Visit from Green Hill Farm

Wednesday, August 1, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Come to Wilton Library for a fun program with Tyrell from Green Hill Farm. He will share science facts about animals in space and demonstrate how a weather balloon works. And as always, there will be various creatures to pet and have fun with! For kids Pre-K and up, registration required. Caregivers must remain in the building. Supported by the Amadeo Family. Register online or call 203-762-6336.

Movie Theater Thursdays— Cat from Outer Space

Thursday, August 2, 2018 - 10:15am to 11:45am

Kids can enjoy a free, air-conditioned movie venue. Wilton Library will be showing Cat from Outer Space, rated G, 104 minutes. No registration required. Caregivers must stay with children under 8 and in the building for under 12. 

Python Level I

Thursday, August 2, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Calling all kids aged 11-15 for a fun-filled and educational session of Python !!..... Nope, not the deadly snake but a programming language which drives all cool computer programs. Learning the Python language is kind of like learning the rules of grammar for a spoken language. This class is for kids with no programming experience. The class will be held every day from 1:00 - 2:30 during the week of July 30 - August 3. The class size will be limited to only 10 students and will be on a first come basis. The classes will be held in the computer lab so no need to bring laptops. The class is taught by Nish Wangneo, a rising junior at Wilton High School. He has 3 years of programming experience and topped his AP Computer Science class. He is really passionate about teaching programming to kids. He recently launched a non-profit company called School of Code dedicated to getting more kids interested in technology. He currently volunteers his time teaching middle school students all over Fairfield county and providing technology support for local charities and non-profits.

Please send email to wiltoncoderdojo@gmail.com with the following information - Name of student; Rising Grade; Parent email address.

Movie Theater Thursdays—Peter Rabbit

Thursday, August 2, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

ids can enjoy a free, air-conditioned movie venue. Wilton Library will be showing Peter Rabbit, rated PG, 95 minutes. No registration required. Caregivers must stay with children under 8 and in the building for under 12. 

Python Level II

Thursday, August 2, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm

Calling all kids aged 11 to 15, with interest in learning intermediate level Python. Kids who have already taken my beginner Python class, or have some basic Python coding skills are well suited for this class.  We will start the class with a recap of basic concepts that we covered in the Python Beginner level class and then start working with some more advanced concepts in Arrays, Classes, Functions, Object Oriented Programming etc. The class will be held every day from 3:00 - 4:30 during the week of July 30 - August 3. The class size will be limited to only 10 students and will be on a first come basis. The classes will be held in the computer lab so no need to bring laptops. The class is taught by Nish Wangneo, a rising junior at Wilton High School. He has 3 years of programming experience and topped his AP Computer Science class. He is really passionate about teaching programming to kids. He recently launched a non-profit company called School of Code dedicated to getting more kids interested in technology. He currently volunteers his time teaching middle school students all over Fairfield county and providing technology support for local charities and non-profits.

If interested, please send email to wiltoncoderdojo@gmail.com with the following information Name of student; Rising Grade; Parent email address.

Space Crafts

Friday, August 3, 2018 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

Come to Wilton Library for fun Space Crafts! On Fridays, we will have Space-oriented crafts for kids to drop in and create. No registration needed. 

Python Level I

Friday, August 3, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Calling all kids aged 11-15 for a fun-filled and educational session of Python !!..... Nope, not the deadly snake but a programming language which drives all cool computer programs. Learning the Python language is kind of like learning the rules of grammar for a spoken language. This class is for kids with no programming experience. The class will be held every day from 1:00 - 2:30 during the week of July 30 - August 3. The class size will be limited to only 10 students and will be on a first come basis. The classes will be held in the computer lab so no need to bring laptops. The class is taught by Nish Wangneo, a rising junior at Wilton High School. He has 3 years of programming experience and topped his AP Computer Science class. He is really passionate about teaching programming to kids. He recently launched a non-profit company called School of Code dedicated to getting more kids interested in technology. He currently volunteers his time teaching middle school students all over Fairfield county and providing technology support for local charities and non-profits.

Please send email to wiltoncoderdojo@gmail.com with the following information - Name of student; Rising Grade; Parent email address.

Python Level II

Friday, August 3, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm

Calling all kids aged 11 to 15, with interest in learning intermediate level Python. Kids who have already taken my beginner Python class, or have some basic Python coding skills are well suited for this class.  We will start the class with a recap of basic concepts that we covered in the Python Beginner level class and then start working with some more advanced concepts in Arrays, Classes, Functions, Object Oriented Programming etc. The class will be held every day from 3:00 - 4:30 during the week of July 30 - August 3. The class size will be limited to only 10 students and will be on a first come basis. The classes will be held in the computer lab so no need to bring laptops. The class is taught by Nish Wangneo, a rising junior at Wilton High School. He has 3 years of programming experience and topped his AP Computer Science class. He is really passionate about teaching programming to kids. He recently launched a non-profit company called School of Code dedicated to getting more kids interested in technology. He currently volunteers his time teaching middle school students all over Fairfield county and providing technology support for local charities and non-profits.

If interested, please send email to wiltoncoderdojo@gmail.com with the following information Name of student; Rising Grade; Parent email address.

Children’s Garden Club

Friday, August 3, 2018 - 4:00pm to 4:45pm

 Children in grades K and up are invited to join this weekly Garden Club. Throughout the spring and summer, we will plant, tend, and eat fruits and vegetables in our raised-bed garden. During the month of May we will meet to plan our garden and prepare for June planting. This is a fun activity for the whole family!

Registration Closed

Summer STEAM: Master Engineer

Monday, August 6, 2018 - 10:15am to 11:30am

Need something fun to do on a Monday morning? Be a maker! Join Wilton Library in fun, hands-on STEAM activities. This week we will create our own marble runs and launch rockets. For kids entering grades 5-6 only. Space is limited - registration required. Supported by the Amadeo Family. Register online or call 203-762-6336.

Fantastic Fours and Fives

Monday, August 6, 2018 - 4:15pm to 4:45pm

Children ages 4 - 5 are invited to this story time. We will sing songs, read stories, and have activities based on a weekly theme. Drop-in. Caregivers must stay in the Children's Library.  

Terrific Tales for Twos and Threes

Tuesday, August 7, 2018 - 10:15am to 10:45am

Join the 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. No registration, no fee. 

Galaxy Crafts

Tuesday, August 7, 2018 - 4:15pm to 5:00pm

If you love DIY crafts, then head on over to the Children's Library every Tuesday to follow easy step-by-step instructions to create a Galaxy themed craft that is out of this world. Aug. 7 – Galaxy in a Bottle. Supported by the Amadeo Family.

For ages 6 and up, registration required. Register online or call 203-762-6336.

Books for Babies

Wednesday, August 8, 2018 - 10:15am to 10:45am

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. Bring dad too! Caregivers must be present. No registration required. 

Wonderful Ones and Twos

Wednesday, August 8, 2018 - 11:00am to 11:30am

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. No registration, no program charge. 

Wonderful Wednesdays: Animal Embassy's Alien Invaders

Wednesday, August 8, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Animal Embassy will be bringing several live Alien Invaders for kids to see and learn about. Their 'aliens' are animals who were once family pets, but somehow were released into the wild. Kids will learn about the challenges that these aliens face in foreign lands as well as the problems they create. Learn about creatures such as a Burmese python who came all the way from Asia to Florida. See Cane Toads, Green Iguanas, Red Eared Slider Turtles and a Monk Parakeet who should be in Brazil, but migrated to Connecticut. For kids in Kindergarten and up, registration required. Caregivers must remain in the building. Supported by the Amadeo Family. Register online or call 203-762-6336.

Movie Theater Thursdays— Zathura

Thursday, August 9, 2018 - 10:15am to 11:45am

Kids can enjoy a free, air-conditioned movie venue. Wilton Library will be showing Zathura, rated PG, 101 minutes. No registration required. Caregivers must stay with children under 8 and in the building for under 12. 

Movie Theater Thursdays— Wall-E

Thursday, August 9, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

Kids can enjoy a free, air-conditioned movie venue. Wilton Library will be showing Wall-E, rated G, 98 minutes. No registration required. Caregivers must stay with children under 8 and in the building for under 12. 

Space Crafts

Friday, August 10, 2018 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

Come to Wilton Library for fun Space Crafts! On Fridays, we will have Space-oriented crafts for kids to drop in and create. No registration needed. 

Children’s Garden Club

Friday, August 10, 2018 - 4:00pm to 4:45pm

 Children in grades K and up are invited to join this weekly Garden Club. Throughout the spring and summer, we will plant, tend, and eat fruits and vegetables in our raised-bed garden. During the month of May we will meet to plan our garden and prepare for June planting. This is a fun activity for the whole family!

Registration Closed

Fantastic Fours and Fives

Monday, August 13, 2018 - 4:15pm to 4:45pm

Children ages 4 - 5 are invited to this story time. We will sing songs, read stories, and have activities based on a weekly theme. Drop-in. Caregivers must stay in the Children's Library.  

Terrific Tales for Twos and Threes

Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 10:15am to 10:45am

Join the 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. No registration, no fee. 

Galaxy Crafts

Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 4:15pm to 5:00pm

If you love DIY crafts, then head on over to the Children's Library every Tuesday to follow easy step-by-step instructions to create a Galaxy themed craft that is out of this world. Aug. 14 – Alien Ship. Supported by the Amadeo Family.

For ages 6 and up, registration required. Register online or call 203-762-6336.

Books for Babies

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 10:15am to 10:45am

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. Bring dad too! Caregivers must be present. No registration required. 

Wonderful Ones and Twos

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 11:00am to 11:30am

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. No registration, no program charge. 

Wonderful Wednesdays: Mad Science – Marvels of Motion

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Sir Isaac Newton would be proud! Come explore his laws of motion in this abundantly engaging physics performance. Observe the power of forces including gravity, centrifugal force, inertia and much more. Then we’ll harness the power of these forces together to create astonishing jet packs and even a rocket-propelled car! This show is sure to please everyone and inspire more imaginative learning in all of our audience members! Supported by the Amadeo Family. Registration required. For grades K and up. Register online or call 203-762-6336.

Movie Theater Thursdays— Muppets from Space

Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 10:15am to 11:45am

Kids can enjoy a free, air-conditioned movie venue. Wilton Library will be showing Muppets from Space, rated G, 88 minutes. No registration required. Caregivers must stay with children under 8 and in the building for under 12. 

Movie Theater Thursdays— Aliens Ate My Homework

Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Kids can enjoy a free, air-conditioned movie venue. Wilton Library will be showing Aliens Ate My Homework, rated PG, 90 minutes. No registration required. Caregivers must stay with children under 8 and in the building for under 12. 

Space Crafts

Friday, August 17, 2018 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

Come to Wilton Library for fun Space Crafts! On Fridays, we will have Space-oriented crafts for kids to drop in and create. No registration needed. 

Children’s Garden Club

Friday, August 17, 2018 - 4:00pm to 4:45pm

 Children in grades K and up are invited to join this weekly Garden Club. Throughout the spring and summer, we will plant, tend, and eat fruits and vegetables in our raised-bed garden. During the month of May we will meet to plan our garden and prepare for June planting. This is a fun activity for the whole family!

Registration Closed

Summer STEAM: It’s Electric

Monday, August 20, 2018 - 10:15am to 11:30am

Need something fun to do on a Monday morning? Be a maker! Join Wilton Library in fun, hands-on STEAM activities. This week we will be making our own flashlights. For kids entering grades 5-6 only. Space is limited - registration required. Supported by the Amadeo Family. Register online or call 203-762-6336.

Fantastic Fours and Fives

Monday, August 20, 2018 - 4:15pm to 4:45pm

Children ages 4 - 5 are invited to this story time. We will sing songs, read stories, and have activities based on a weekly theme. Drop-in. Caregivers must stay in the Children's Library.  

Terrific Tales for Twos and Threes

Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 10:15am to 10:45am

Join the 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. No registration, no fee. 

Galaxy Crafts—Galaxy Stones

Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 4:15pm to 5:00pm

If you love DIY crafts, then head on over to the Children's Library every Tuesday to follow easy step-by-step instructions to create a Galaxy themed craft that is out of this world. Aug. 21 - Galaxy Stones. Supported by the Amadeo Family.

For ages 6 and up, registration required. Register online or call 203-762-6336.

Books for Babies

Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 10:15am to 10:45am

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. Bring dad too! Caregivers must be present. No registration required. 

Wonderful Ones and Twos

Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 11:00am to 11:30am

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. No registration, no program charge. 

Wonderful Wednesdays: Living in Space

Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Come to Wilton Library and see a program from the Connecticut Science Center. What does it take to stay protected in space? Investigate various dangers that astronauts encounter and how they overcome them. Use a Geiger counter to safely measure radioactive materials and see how objects behave in a vacuum.  Supported by the Amadeo Family. Registration required, for Grades 3 to 5. Register online or call 203-762-6336.

Movie Theater Thursdays— Spark: A Space Tail

Thursday, August 23, 2018 - 10:15am to 11:45am

Kids can enjoy a free, air-conditioned movie venue. Wilton Library will be showing Spark: A Space Tail, rated PG, 92 minutes. No registration required. Caregivers must stay with children under 8 and in the building for under 12.

Movie Theater Thursdays— Sherlock Gnomes

Thursday, August 23, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

Kids can enjoy a free, air-conditioned movie venue. Wilton Library will be showing Sherlock Gnomes, rated PG, 96 minutes. No registration required. Caregivers must stay with children under 8 and in the building for under 12. 

Space Crafts

Friday, August 24, 2018 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

Come to Wilton Library for fun Space Crafts! On Fridays, we will have Space-oriented crafts for kids to drop in and create. No registration needed. 

Children’s Garden Club

Friday, August 24, 2018 - 4:00pm to 4:45pm

 Children in grades K and up are invited to join this weekly Garden Club. Throughout the spring and summer, we will plant, tend, and eat fruits and vegetables in our raised-bed garden. During the month of May we will meet to plan our garden and prepare for June planting. This is a fun activity for the whole family!

Registration Closed

Harry Potter Camp Fundraiser

Tuesday, August 28, 2018 - 9:00am to 3:00pm

Summer is coming to an end and it's almost time to go back to school. Harry Potter is always happy to leave the Dursleys and go back to Hogwarts. This year, you can go, too! At Wilton Library, we will be hosting a fundraiser commemorating 21 years of Harry Potter. This program is for children in grades 3-5. Children will be sorted into the four houses and attend a variety of magical classes and fun activities. They will search for magical artifacts guarded by fearsome creatures; learn about the Science of Divinations from Professor Trelawney, and much more. There will also be a visit with the Head Dragon Wrangler from House Slytherin!  Lunch donated by Wilton's own Pinocchio Pizza. Advance registration required in person; $50 per child. Inquiries: 203-762-6336. 

Children’s Garden Club

Friday, August 31, 2018 - 4:00pm to 4:45pm

 Children in grades K and up are invited to join this weekly Garden Club. Throughout the spring and summer, we will plant, tend, and eat fruits and vegetables in our raised-bed garden. During the month of May we will meet to plan our garden and prepare for June planting. This is a fun activity for the whole family!

Registration Closed

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