Come see and hear Caryn Lin and her Electric Violin. This artist literally transforms sound through the use of her five string electric violin and a myriad of modern technology. Kids will see three dimensional sound waves as she plays all varieties of music from Bach to techno. Grades K and up; registration required. Supported by the Amadeo Family.
Join us as we explore, experiment, build and just have fun with science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) on Tuesdays through Dec. 20th. Each week will be a different topic. Week 4: Plants and Animals. This program is open to children ages 8 through 11. Registration is required. Supported by the Amadeo Family Fund.
Have you ever wanted to learn how to write in script? Perhaps you need to decipher an old family letter or the Declaration of Independence! Or, maybe you just want to create your own special signature in script or make your handmade holiday cards more awesome. Well, now's your chance! Join us for a Cursive Handwriting Class in which we will practice the lost art of cursive handwriting. For ages 9 and up, registration required. Register online or call 203-762-6336.
Follow step-by-step instructions to decorate a fancy cupcake! For children in grades 1 – 5. Children under 8 must be accompanied by adults. Registration required. Register online or call 203-762-6336.
The Norwalk Symphony Orchestra (Not) Just For Kids program is a lively, fun and interactive program designed to be educational as well as entertaining. Members of the orchestra demonstrate their instruments, play for the children, and answer questions in hour long presentations. Throughout the season Saturday presentations are made for all instrument families: strings, woodwinds, brass, and percussion. All programs end with attendees having a chance to hold and try to play a beginning level instrument in the 'Petting Zoo.' December 10, A Joyful Noise!—Percussion; March 4, 2017 – Horns a Plenty! –Brass and May 6, 2017 – Winds, Soft & Sweet -- Woodwinds. No charge. Registration recommended.
Already a festive Wilton holiday tradition in its 3rd year, friends and neighbors of every generation are sure to enjoy the harmonies of Wilton Singers as they perform highlights from their Holiday Feast, then join with the choir for a festive sing-along that will raise holiday spirits and warm the hearts of all who attend. The grand finale – a visit from Santa Claus! A portion of the proceeds support Wilton Library. Advance registration strongly recommended. Please register each person who will be attending. Pre-registrants should arrive by 3:20 p.m. to be guaranteed seating; wait-listed and walk-in registrants will be admitted after 3:20 p.m. if space is available. Tickets are $10 per adult, $5 per child, $20 per family (maximum), payable at the door (check or cash only, please). For additional information, visit http://www.wiltonsingers.org.
Join us as we explore, experiment, build and just have fun with science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) on Tuesdays through Dec. 20th. Each week will be a different topic. Week 5: Dec. 13 Civil Engineering. This program is open to children ages 8 through 11. Registration is required. Supported by the Amadeo Family Fund.
Come to the Wilton Library and make a No-Sew Pillow! Follow instructions for an easy to make pillow that doesn't require sewing. This could be a perfect gift for the holiday season! For ages 6-12 only, registration is required. Caretakers must stay with children under 8; children under 12, caretakers should remain in the building. Register online or call 203-762-6336.
ROAR's (Ridgefield Operation Animal Rescue) Therapy Dog Program will be bringing a therapy dog to be read to by children. The use of trained therapy dogs in reading programs can result in children who feel comfortable reading out loud, read more often, attempt more difficult books, and actually look forward to reading. As they improve their literacy skills, they’re not just learning how to read, they’re learning to love to read! Children must read independently to participate in this program. No program charge, registration is required. Call for details (203) 762-6336.
Come to the Wilton Library and make a holiday craft like a Gingerbread ornament or a pipe cleaner Candy Cane. No registration required. All ages.
Come to the Wilton Library for a Charlie Brown Christmas! We will show the classic children's movie A Charlie Brown Christmas and then kids can create their own Charlie Brown Christmas trees in miniature. So come celebrate the season with Charlie Brown, Linus, Lucy and Snoopy! Registration required, for ages 4 and up. Register online or call 203-762-6336.
Join us as we explore, experiment, build and just have fun with science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) on Tuesdays through Dec. 20th. This is the final week. Dec. 20 Sights and Sounds. This program is open to children ages 8 through 11. Registration is required. Supported by the Amadeo Family Fund. Register online or call 203-762-6336.
Come to the Wilton Library and see a continuing loop of Holiday movies! Children's classics will be shown all day, with such favorites as Beauty and The Beast: The Enchanted Christmas to Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer. No registration required. Caretakers must remain with children under 8; for children between * and under 12, caregivers must remain in the building.
3D Computer Design: Learn how to use TinkerCAD, a free online Computer Aid Design program, to make a simple 3D puzzle! For ages 8-12 only. Registration is required. Caregivers remain in the program with children.
Join Miss Shayna for a family fun Chanukah program! Together we will celebrate the Festival of Lights with stories and songs. Children are invited to share what they know or learn something new! All ages – registration required. Register online or call 203-762-6336.
Goodbye 2016 and welcome 2017! Let's get ready for the New Year with crafts and activities. For all ages, registration is required. Register online or call 203-762-6336.
Boys and girls will have so much fun in this extremely interactive and easy-to-follow Latin-inspired Zumba Kids class. Music is like magic to children. Now add this with rhythms of other countries and they will instantly come alive as soon as the music starts. Parents/adults please join the fun. Ages 2-6 with caregivers. Registration required, no fee. Register online or call 203-762-6336.
Follow step-by-step instructions to decorate a fancy cupcake! For children ages 6 - 12. Registration required. Register online or call 203-762-6336.