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Tuesday, November 28, 2017

10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

The Wilton Economic Development Commission in partnership with Wilton Library invited Wilton kids in grades K-12 to submit Winter Palace sculptures to be put on display in the Children's Library section of library from Nov. 27 through Dec. 7. During this time, guests and visitors of the library can vote for their favorite sculptures and winning sculptures will be awarded ribbons. Voting will close on Wednesday, Dec. 6 at noon. Votes will be counted and ribbons will be displayed by Thursday, Dec. 7 at 4 p.m. in the following grade categories: K-2; 3-5; 6-8; 9-12. Entries will remain on display through Jan. 19.

10:15 AM to 10:45 AM

Children ages 3-5 are invited to join us in a dinosaur-themed story time. Children and their caregivers will sing and dance to songs, listen to stories, and create their very own dinosaur fossil to bring home. Grab your paleontologist tools and head on over to this story time before it becomes extinct! Registration required. Register online or call 203-762-6336. 

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Ray Rauth will lead a discussion of Herman Melville's Billy Budd. Considered a classic on the level of its sibling Moby Dick, Melville’s final novel is a short work whose interpretation can follow many varied paths.  This group meets on the 4th Tuesday of each month from September through May, excluding December.  Call the Senior Center for details and to register at 203-834-6240. Comstock Community Center, 180 School Road, Wilton.

1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Drop in and start crafting today to get a jump start on the holidays!  You can choose a project to complete—etch a glass vase, etch a glass votive, etch a glass coffee cup, decorate a large soup/coffee mug or even make a candy dish.  They will all make a nice gift to give to your neighbor, a teacher or a hostess.  Minimal cost for materials depending on craft you choose.  Payable upon arrival. No reservation required.

4:15 PM to 5:00 PM

Children in grades K-2 are invited to join us weekly for a story and various STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) activities. This fun and hands-on program will include a read-aloud of a popular children's picture book along with a correlating STEM craft and activity and a whole group science demonstration. This week's story is Night Flight: Amelia Earhart Crosses the Atlantic by Robert Burleigh, paintings by Wendell Minor. Supported by the Amadeo Family.  Registration required. Register online or call 203-762-6336.

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Drop in and start crafting today to get a jump start on the holidays!  You can choose a project to complete—etch a glass vase, etch a glass votive, etch a glass coffee cup, decorate a large soup/coffee mug or even make a candy dish.  They will all make a nice gift to give to your neighbor, a teacher or a hostess.  Minimal cost for materials depending on craft you choose.  Payable upon arrival. No reservation required.

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