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Everything STEMs from Reading Summer Reading Program

Tuesday, Jun. 16, 10:00 AM to Sunday, Aug. 30, 8:00 PM

With the annual Summer Reading Program at Wilton Library, children can sign up to show how much reading they can do because “Everything STEMs from Reading!” The program goes through Sunday, Aug. 30. There will be benchmark prizes and children will be able to keep track of their progress online using the new Wandoo Reader. The online program is a game this year.  Can you help the robot power up? You will earn credits by reading, and then you can use the credits to upgrade your robot.  Don't miss out on the fun!

Wilton Library’s Escape the Ordinary Teen Summer Reading Program

Monday, Jun. 22, 10:00 AM to Sunday, Aug. 16, 4:00 PM

Wilton Library's Teen Summer Reading Program is for students entering 6-12th grade in the fall. This year the program is not only online, but a game! Teens can use Wandoo Reader from Monday, June 22 through Sunday, August 16.  Prizes and raffle drawings will be based on minutes read.  The more you read, the greater your chances of winning! Questions? Call Susan Lauricella, Head of Teen Services, 203-762-3950, ext. 243.

Adult Summer Reading Program – Escape the Ordinary

Monday, Jul. 6, 8:00 AM to Sunday, Aug. 16, 10:00 PM

Be a part of Wilton Library’s adult summer reading program.  Online registration begins Monday, July 6; the program ends Sunday, August 16.  List each book you read this summer (from July 1 - August 16) by writing a brief review, and be automatically entered into a weekly drawing for a Wilton Chamber of Commerce gift certificate.  Need help registering?  Stop by and ask the librarian at the reference desk any time after July 1 or call 203-762-3950 x211 for more details.

Minecraft Club

Saturday, Aug. 1, 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Kids ages 8 and up are invited to join Wilton Library’s Minecraft Computer Club. A server for Fairfield County has been set up with a virtual world where the Minecraft community in Wilton can meet and the club welcomes the enthusiasts. Please note: Minecraft is a subscription-based, online game. Players must bring their own laptop and create their own account. Handheld devices are not recommended because they run a Minecraft app that does not work with the same server. To be added to the Fairfield County server you must visit the Children’s Desk with a valid library card to be registered. Caretakers must sign in their child with staff member. If the child is not present and signed in by 10:10, the place may be given to a waitlisted child. Caretakers must remain in the building. Registration required; no fee.

Mad Scientist Mondays

Monday, Aug. 3, 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Do you have the makings of a true Mad Scientist? Come to Wilton Library for tricky tech-y fun! There will be experiments to work on and observe and original coloring sheets by staff member Shayna Simpson. Drop-in, no registration required. Supported by the Amadeo Family.  Caretakers for children under 8 must remain in the room. Mondays through Aug. 10.

Embroidered Tea Towels

Tuesday, Aug. 4, 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM

Let us introduce you to our electronic sewing machine and embroider or monogram a tea towel. For ages 13-113 and students entering 6th & 7th grades.  Must have a valid CT Library card and signed Innovation Station Agreement form.  Please bring the completed form to the workshop. Space limited to 3 students per session.  Registration required. 

Books for Babies

Tuesday, Aug. 4, 10:15 AM to 10:45 AM

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. No registration, no fee. Caregivers must be present.

Wonderful Ones and Twos

Tuesday, Aug. 4, 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM

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 fee.

Look, Listen and Learn

Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2:30 PM to 3:00 PM

For 3 and 4 year-olds with caregivers. By interacting with stories, singing songs and acting out finger plays and rhymes, children in this program gain pre-reading skills and learn how to participate in a group setting. No registration, no fee.

Teen Iron Chef Challenge

Tuesday, Aug. 4, 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Teams of 3-4 kids will bring their imaginations and innovative skills to the chef’s table to create dishes to dazzle our judging panel. Entries will be judged on taste, creativity and presentation. Teamwork is a must! For students entering grades 6-12. Limited space. Registration required.

Coding Class for Kids

Tuesday, Aug. 4, 4:00 PM to 4:45 PM

Children entering 3rd, 4th and 5th grades can come to Wilton Library to learn computer science and programming using Code.org’s online tutorials as well as instructor-led “unplugged” activities. In this program, students will learn problem solving and team work in a hands-on, often kinesthetic approach that makes use of physical manipulatives to model computational concepts.  Every Tuesday session will include an “unplugged” activity and an introduction to a corresponding computer coding activity.  Every Thursday session (also 4 – 4:45 p.m.), students will have an opportunity to work independently and at their own pace through various coding problems and video tutorials. See the registration link for information about Computer Science and Code.org.  

Week 5, August 4: Unplugged Activity: Conditionals with Cards
Conditionals are statements that only run under certain conditions and this lesson demonstrates how conditionals can be used to tailor a program to specific information. Using playing cards, students will decide how teams earn points based on the card’s suit, color or value.

Supported by the Amadeo Family, registration required for each session; no fee. For children entering grades 3, 4 and 5; program runs through Aug. 4.

New Yorker Shorts: Six Stories in Six Weeks with Susan Boyar

Wednesday, Aug. 5, 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

New this Summer! Wilton Library Readers' professional book discussion leader Susan Boyar will discuss six short stories published in The New Yorker magazine over six consecutive weeks. Each Wednesday's meeting will discuss the previous week’s story.   The story for this week is Five Arrows by Heinz Insu Fenkl. The current issue of The New Yorker is available in the Reading Room for in-library use, or download it through Zinio or OverDrive.

Wonderful Wednesdays: Green Farms Weather Balloon

Wednesday, Aug. 5, 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM

This program discusses where animals live and what kind of weather/climates they live best in. We will see Stickers the tree frog from the rain forest, Tickles the hedgehog and how he hibernates in cold weather, and why Cheeks the chinchilla never likes the rain! There will also be a GIANT weather balloon that kids can look at and learn about!   Supported by the Amadeo Family. Registration required, children going into grades 1 and up.

STEMming for Teens

Wednesday, Aug. 5, 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM

Try out some fun, simple STEM projects. On two Wednesdays in July (7/8 & 7/29) and two in August (8/5 & 8/12) we'll be working with LEDs, motors, soldering equipment and more. Sign up for one or all sessions.  For students entering grades 7-12. Registration required. Must have a signed Innovation Station Agreement Form. Sponsored by the Amadeo Family Fund.

Monogrammed Bookmarks, Coasters & More

Wednesday, Aug. 5, 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM

Learn Tinkercad and then design your own 3D bookmark, coaster, luggage tag or coin holder.  Add your initials or a symbol to make it unique.  Afterwards, schedule a one-on-one 3D session to print your creation. For ages 13-113. Must have a valid CT library card and signed Innovation Station Agreement form. Please bring the complete form to the workshop.  Space limited to 8 students. Registration required

The Great American Songbook with Will & Ben

Wednesday, Aug. 5, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Join us for music and lyrics from the Great American Songbook.  Performed by high school students Will Comer and Ben Senneff. Admission is free. Registration recommended.

Movie Theater Thursdays – Curious George 3: Back to the Jungle

Thursday, Aug. 6, 10:15 AM to 12:00 PM

Wilton Library will show Curious George 3: Back to the Jungle. Not rated, 81 minutes.No registration required; no fee. Caregivers must stay with children under 8, and remain in the building for children 8-12. 

Movie Theater Thursdays – Boxtrolls

Thursday, Aug. 6, 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM

Wilton Library will show Boxtrolls. Rated PG, 97 minutes. No registration required; no fee. Caregivers must stay with children under 8, and remain in the building for children 8-12.

Bringing Your Photos Albums into the Digital Age

Thursday, Aug. 6, 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM

Planning a family reunion or anniversary party? Gather up your old photos, slides and negatives and we'll show you how to turn them into digitized images. Then email or take those images home with you on a thumb-drive to create event mementos. For ages 13 and up, and 6th and 7th graders with adults.   Must have a valid CT Library card and signed Innovation Station Agreement form.  Please bring the completed form to the workshop. Space limited to 3 students per session.  Registration required. 

Coding Class

Thursday, Aug. 6, 4:00 PM to 4:45 PM

Independent programming practice on the computer with assistance from instructor.  Complements the Tuesday Coding Class sessions.  Supported by the Amadeo Family. Registration required for each session; no fee.  For children entering grades 3, 4 and 5.

New Life for Old Videos

Friday, Aug. 7, 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM

Do you have a box of old home videos? Wish you could still watch some of those funny or touching family moments? If so, come learn how to convert them to DVDs. For ages 13-113 and students entering 6th & 7th grades. Must have a valid CT Library card and signed Innovation Station Agreement form. Please bring the completed form to the workshop. Space limited to 1 student per session. Registration required. This is for home videos only and conversion time is one-to-one.

Mini Maker Camp: Funky Music

Friday, Aug. 7, 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Need something fun to do on a Friday morning?  Be a maker!  Join the Library in fun, hands-on STEM activities.  During week #5 we will create interesting keyboards using Makey Makey.  We will also learn about how a phonograph works by creating our own. For kids entering grades 5-6 only.  Space is limited – registration required; no charge.   Supported by the Amadeo Family.

Robert the Guitar Guy

Friday, Aug. 7, 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM

Children ages 2 – 6 and their caregivers are invited to a fun performance by Robert the Guitar Guy. Robert uses music, props, movement, and dance to entertain children and their grown-ups. Registration recommended; no fee. Parent and each child must be registered separately. Sponsored by the Coyle Family Young Readers Fund.

Minecraft Club

Saturday, Aug. 8, 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Kids ages 8 and up are invited to join Wilton Library’s Minecraft Computer Club. A server for Fairfield County has been set up with a virtual world where the Minecraft community in Wilton can meet and the club welcomes the enthusiasts. Please note: Minecraft is a subscription-based, online game. Players must bring their own laptop and create their own account. Handheld devices are not recommended because they run a Minecraft app that does not work with the same server. To be added to the Fairfield County server you must visit the Children’s Desk with a valid library card to be registered. Caretakers must sign in their child with staff member. If the child is not present and signed in by 10:10, the place may be given to a waitlisted child. Caretakers must remain in the building. Registration required; no fee.

New Life for Old Videos

Monday, Aug. 10, 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM

Do you have a box of old home videos? Wish you could still watch some of those funny or touching family moments? If so, come learn how to convert them to DVDs. For ages 13-113 and students entering 6th & 7th grades. Must have a valid CT Library card and signed Innovation Station Agreement form. Please bring the completed form to the workshop. Space limited to 1 student per session. Registration required. This is for home videos only and conversion time is one-to-one.

Mad Scientist Mondays

Monday, Aug. 10, 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Do you have the makings of a true Mad Scientist? Come to Wilton Library for tricky tech-y fun! There will be experiments to work on and observe and original coloring sheets by staff member Shayna Simpson. Drop-in, no registration required. Supported by the Amadeo Family.  Caretakers for children under 8 must remain in the room. Mondays through Aug. 10.

Books for Babies

Tuesday, Aug. 11, 10:15 AM to 10:45 AM

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. No registration, no fee. Caregivers must be present.

Wonderful Ones and Twos

Tuesday, Aug. 11, 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM

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 fee.

Cryptozoology Club—Mongolian Death Worm

Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Does something sinister stalk the Mongolian Steppes? Tremble to a few tales of this exceptionally creepy cryptid and you'll be glad it makes its home on the other side of the globe! The elusive Olgoi-Khorkhoi has made believers of prime ministers and generations of Gobi herdsmen....will you be convinced? We welcome grades 3-6 and serve snacks best grabbed from below. Walk without rhythm!  Registration required.

Look, Listen and Learn

Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2:30 PM to 3:00 PM

For 3 and 4 year-olds with caregivers. By interacting with stories, singing songs and acting out finger plays and rhymes, children in this program gain pre-reading skills and learn how to participate in a group setting. No registration, no fee.

Teen Soaps & Sachets

Tuesday, Aug. 11, 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Working with soaps and scents teens entering grades 6-12 make sachets and felt soaps to enjoy or gift to a friend or family member. Registration required. Supported by the John & Patricia Curran Teen Fund.

Monogrammed Bookmarks, Coasters & More

Tuesday, Aug. 11, 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

Learn Tinkercad and then design your own 3D bookmark, coaster, luggage tag or coin holder.  Add your initials or a symbol to make it unique.  Afterwards, schedule a one-on-one 3D session to print your creation. For ages 13-113. Must have a valid CT library card and signed Innovation Station Agreement form. Please bring the complete form to the workshop.  Space limited to 8 students. Registration required

Breast Cancer Survivors’ Support Group

Tuesday, Aug. 11, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

A monthly support group for post-treatment cancer survivors is held at Wilton Library. The Breast Cancer Survival Center, a Fairfield county non-profit, has been holding support groups, retreats and candle lightings for the past 12 years. To learn more about the BCSC visit www.breastcancersurvival.org. Co-sponsored by the Breast Cancer Survival Center and Wilton Library. Please call Nina Marino, at 203-857-7304 with any questions. No charge.

Summer Barbeque Invitations

Wednesday, Aug. 12, 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM

Let us show you how to use the die cutter to create invitations which are sure to add a little extra splash to your next barbeque.  For ages 13-113. Must have a valid CT library card and signed Innovation Station Agreement form. Please bring the completed form to the workshop. Space limited to 3 students.  Registration required.

STEMming for Teens

Wednesday, Aug. 12, 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM

Try out some fun, simple STEM projects. On two Wednesdays in July (7/8 & 7/29) and two in August (8/5 & 8/12) we'll be working with LEDs, motors, soldering equipment and more. Sign up for one or all sessions.  For students entering grades 7-12. Registration required. Must have a signed Innovation Station Agreement Form. Sponsored by the Amadeo Family Fund.

Wonderful Wednesdays: Dinosaurs Rock!

Wednesday, Aug. 12, 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Calling all young paleontologists! The Dinosaurs Rock Fossil Adventure show comes to Wilton Library with a highly interactive presentation and an amazing hands-on fossil dig. Kids will dig, find and take home genuine fossils and seashells. If you love dinosaurs, don't miss it!  Supported by the Amadeo Family. Registration required, children going into grades 1 and up.

Movie Theater Thursdays – Wild Kratts—Super Sprinters

Thursday, Aug. 13, 10:15 AM to 11:15 AM

Wilton Library will show Wild Kratts—Super Sprinters. Rated TV-Y, 60 minutes. No registration required; no fee. Caregivers must stay with children under 8, and remain in the building for children 8-12. 

Movie Theater Thursdays – Home

Thursday, Aug. 13, 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM

Wilton Library will show Home. Rated PG, 94 minutes. No registration required; no fee. Caregivers must stay with children under 8, and remain in the building for children 8-12. 

Mini Maker Camp: Derby Day

Friday, Aug. 14, 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Need something fun to do on a Friday morning?  Be a maker!  Join the Library in fun, hands-on STEM activities.  During week #6 we will make various derby cars and have a race!  If time allows, we will also have a chance to make yarn bowls for home.  For kids entering grades 5-6 only.  Registration filled.  Supported by the Amadeo Family.

Minecraft Club

Saturday, Aug. 15, 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Kids ages 8 and up are invited to join Wilton Library’s Minecraft Computer Club. A server for Fairfield County has been set up with a virtual world where the Minecraft community in Wilton can meet and the club welcomes the enthusiasts. Please note: Minecraft is a subscription-based, online game. Players must bring their own laptop and create their own account. Handheld devices are not recommended because they run a Minecraft app that does not work with the same server. To be added to the Fairfield County server you must visit the Children’s Desk with a valid library card to be registered. Caretakers must sign in their child with staff member. If the child is not present and signed in by 10:10, the place may be given to a waitlisted child. Caretakers must remain in the building. Registration required; no fee.

Weir Farm Artist-in-Residence Exhibition/Reception: Meredith Miller

Monday, Aug. 17, 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

August brings Meredith Miller to the Weir Farm Artist-in-Residence program. Meredith will produce a handmade book in a small edition, printing the pages and then assembling them by hand into a bound volume. In her role as a photographer at Yale’s Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Meredith photographs books every day. As they are photographed, the books often shed bits and pieces of their bindings and flecks of paper from their brittle pages. She started documenting these remnants within the course of her regular workday, culminating in her series, Revenants. Currently she is working with the online publisher, Blurb, to create a mockup volume and will use that to produce the handmade book while at Weir Farm.  Co-sponsored by Weir Farm Art Center and Weir Farm National Historic Site and presented by Wilton Library. No charge. Registration suggested.

Embroidered Tea Towels

Tuesday, Aug. 18, 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM

Let us introduce you to our electronic sewing machine and embroider or monogram a tea towel. For ages 13-113 and students entering 6th & 7th grades.  Must have a valid CT Library card and signed Innovation Station Agreement form.  Please bring the completed form to the workshop. Space limited to 3 students per session.  Registration required. 

Technology Classes: Basic Computers

Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Join us for our Basic Computers class which will serve as the introduction to the topics you need to know and be comfortable with in order to get the most out of our slate of upcoming technology classes which will begin in September.  Topics covered in this session include saving files, Internet browsers, email, and printing.  Class limited to 6 students and registration is required.

Meet the Disney Princesses

Wednesday, Aug. 19, 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Come and meet and greet with the Disney Princesses! Children are invited to drop in, make an autograph book and get their pictures taken with their favorite princess. Everyone from Snow White to Pocahontas will be there. Costumes encouraged! Supported by the Coyle Family. No registration required, children under 8 must be accompanied by caregivers. 

Solder Craft: Blinky Pins

Thursday, Aug. 20, 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

Come learn to solder and go home with a fun blinking pin. For ages 13-113 or 6th and 7th graders with an adult. Must have a valid CT Library card and signed Innovation Station Agreement Form. Please bring the completed form to the workshop. Space limited to 5 students. Registration required; no charge.

Summer Barbeque Invitations

Friday, Aug. 21, 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM

Let us show you how to use the die cutter to create invitations which are sure to add a little extra splash to your next barbeque.  For ages 13-113 or 6th & 7th graders with an adult. Must have a valid CT library card and signed Innovation Station Agreement form. Please bring the completed form to the workshop. Space limited to 3 students.  Registration required.

John Newcomb Art Exhibition Reception

Friday, Aug. 21, 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

Local artist John Newcomb brings a new installation, “Travels with John,” to Wilton Library replete with his renowned use of color.  Exhibition runs through Sunday, September 27.  All of the works, 50 watercolor paintings from around the world, will be available for purchase with a portion of the proceeds benefiting the library. Reception free and open to the public. 

Minecraft Club

Saturday, Aug. 22, 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Kids ages 8 and up are invited to join Wilton Library’s Minecraft Computer Club. A server for Fairfield County has been set up with a virtual world where the Minecraft community in Wilton can meet and the club welcomes the enthusiasts. Please note: Minecraft is a subscription-based, online game. Players must bring their own laptop and create their own account. Handheld devices are not recommended because they run a Minecraft app that does not work with the same server. To be added to the Fairfield County server you must visit the Children’s Desk with a valid library card to be registered. Caretakers must sign in their child with staff member. If the child is not present and signed in by 10:10, the place may be given to a waitlisted child. Caretakers must remain in the building. Registration required; no fee.

Tales to Tails

Saturday, Aug. 22, 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

ROAR's (Ridgefield Operation Animal Rescue) Therapy Dog Program will be bringing therapy dogs to the library for children to read to them. 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. Children must read independently to participate in this program. No program charge, registration is required.

New Life for Old Videos

Monday, Aug. 24, 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM

Do you have a box of old home videos? Wish you could still watch some of those funny or touching family moments? If so, come learn how to convert them to DVDs. For ages 13-113 and students entering 6th & 7th grades. Must have a valid CT Library card and signed Innovation Station Agreement form. Please bring the completed form to the workshop. Space limited to 1 student per session. Registration required. This is for home videos only and conversion time is one-to-one.

Monogrammed Baby Bibs

Wednesday, Aug. 26, 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM

Let us introduce you to our electronic sewing machine and embroider or monogram a baby's bib.  For ages 13-113 and students entering 6th & 7th grades with an adult.  Must have a valid CT Library card and signed Innovation Station Agreement form.  Please bring the completed form to the workshop. Space limited to 3 students per session.  Registration required. 

River Stone Trivet Drop-in Craft

Wednesday, Aug. 26, 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Get creative and decorate a trivet with river stones. Swing by between the hours of 1 – 3 p.m. For ages 13-113. No registration required, but only available while supplies last.

Author Talk: Diana Bletter—A Remarkable Kindness

Wednesday, Aug. 26, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Diana Bletter discusses her new novel, A Remarkable Kindness, which traces the lives of four American women who are part of a unique Jewish tradition in Israel – preparing and dressing women for burial.  Bletter’s tale weaves a story of friendship, marriages, acceptance of death and the joys, sorrows and wonders of life. The author grew up in Great Neck, NY, graduated Cornell University with distinction and worked for several national newspapers and magazines.  See the registration link for author details. No charge.  Registration highly recommended. Books will be available for purchase courtesy of Elm Street Books, New Canaan.

Bringing Your Photos Albums into the Digital Age

Thursday, Aug. 27, 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM

Planning a family reunion or anniversary party? Gather up your old photos, slides and negatives and we'll show you how to turn them into digitized images. Then email or take those images home with you on a thumb-drive to create event mementos. For ages 13 and up, and 6th and 7th graders with adults.   Must have a valid CT Library card and signed Innovation Station Agreement form.  Please bring the completed form to the workshop. Space limited to 3 students per session.  Registration required. 

Minecraft Club

Saturday, Aug. 29, 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Kids ages 8 and up are invited to join Wilton Library’s Minecraft Computer Club. A server for Fairfield County has been set up with a virtual world where the Minecraft community in Wilton can meet and the club welcomes the enthusiasts. Please note: Minecraft is a subscription-based, online game. Players must bring their own laptop and create their own account. Handheld devices are not recommended because they run a Minecraft app that does not work with the same server. To be added to the Fairfield County server you must visit the Children’s Desk with a valid library card to be registered. Caretakers must sign in their child with staff member. If the child is not present and signed in by 10:10, the place may be given to a waitlisted child. Caretakers must remain in the building. Registration required; no fee.

Technology Classes: Basic Computers

Saturday, Aug. 29, 12:30 PM to 1:00 PM

Join us for our Basic Computers class which will serve as the introduction to the topics you need to know and be comfortable with in order to get the most out of our slate of upcoming technology classes which will begin in September.  Topics covered in this session include saving files, Internet browsers, email, and printing.  Class limited to 6 students and registration is required.

Food Lit Book Group

Tuesday, Sep. 1, 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Come join Wilton Library’s new book group dedicated to 'food literature!' This month's book is Tender at the Bone by Ruth Reichl.  Pamela Lillis, a nutritional health coach, avid reader, and lover of food lit, will moderate the discussion.  No charge.  Registration recommended.

WLA - Wilton Library Readers : The Golem and the Jinni

Wednesday, Sep. 9, 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Professional book discussion leader Susan Boyar discusses The Golem and the Jinni by Helene Wecker this month. Group meets second Wednesday of each month (no meeting in December). Bring lunch; beverages will be provided. For a complete listing of meetings and titles, visit our Wilton Readers page. Advance registration suggested.

Awesome Autumn Book Sale Fundraiser

Friday, Sep. 25, 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Everyone is covered in this fundraiser – from tots to teens in the Brubeck Room with selections from board books and picture books to young adult novels; to a full Book Cellar featuring a large assortment of items including fantasy and science fiction, bestsellers and nonfiction and categories such as mysteries, gardening, travel, biographies and more; gently used, new, collectible, rare books, DVDs, CDs, books on CDs. Sunday everything is half-priced.

Awesome Autumn Book Sale Fundraiser

Saturday, Sep. 26, 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Everyone is covered in this fundraiser – from tots to teens in the Brubeck Room with selections from board books and picture books to young adult novels; to a full Book Cellar featuring a large assortment of items including fantasy and science fiction, bestsellers and nonfiction and categories such as mysteries, gardening, travel, biographies and more; gently used, new, collectible, rare books, DVDs, CDs, books on CDs. Sunday everything is half-priced.

Awesome Autumn Book Sale Fundraiser

Sunday, Sep. 27, 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Everyone is covered in this fundraiser – from tots to teens in the Brubeck Room with selections from board books and picture books to young adult novels; to a full Book Cellar featuring a large assortment of items including fantasy and science fiction, bestsellers and nonfiction and categories such as mysteries, gardening, travel, biographies and more; gently used, new, collectible, rare books, DVDs, CDs, books on CDs. Sunday everything is half-priced.

16th Annual Ladies' Soirée

Thursday, Oct. 1, 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM

Cocktails & hors d'oeuvres,
silent auction, good company
All proceeds benefit Wilton Library 

Admission: $50

Save the Date! Join us for Wilton Library’s signature event for local women, celebrating its 16th successful year! Catch up with old friends and make new ones. Enjoy wonderful food catered by Marly’s Bar & Bistro, fantastic silent auction items, along with fun opportunities to further support the Library. Our event committee members are hard at work to create another special evening for you. Proceeds will benefit Wilton Library, allowing us to continue to offer and develop the programs and services that our patrons have come to expect.

Food Lit Book Group

Tuesday, Oct. 6, 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Come join Wilton Library’s new book group dedicated to 'food literature!' This month's book is The Gastronomical Me by M.F.K. Fisher.  Pamela Lillis, a nutritional health coach, avid reader, and lover of food lit, will moderate the discussion.  No charge.  Registration recommended. 

Wilton Library Readers: My Brilliant Friend

Wednesday, Oct. 14, 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Professional book discussion leader Susan Boyar discusses My Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante this month. Group meets second Wednesday of each month (no meeting in December). Bring lunch; beverages will be provided. For a complete listing of meetings and titles, visit our Wilton Readers page. Advance registration suggested.

Wilton Library Readers: Euphoria

Wednesday, Nov. 11, 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Professional book discussion leader Susan Boyar discusses Euphoria by Lily King this month. Group meets second Wednesday of each month (no meeting in December). Bring lunch; beverages will be provided. For a complete listing of meetings and titles, visit our Wilton Readers page. Advance registration suggested.

Wilton Library Readers: Emma

Wednesday, Jan. 13, 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Professional book discussion leader Susan Boyar discusses Emma by Jane Austen this month. Group meets second Wednesday of each month (no meeting in December). Bring lunch; beverages will be provided. For a complete listing of meetings and titles, visit our Wilton Readers page. Advance registration suggested.

Wilton Library Readers

Wednesday, Feb. 10, 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Professional book discussion leader Susan Boyar discusses one book each month (title TBA). Group meets second Wednesday of each month (no meeting in December). Bring lunch; beverages will be provided. For a complete listing of meetings and titles, visit our Wilton Readers page. Advance registration suggested.

Wilton Library Readers

Wednesday, Mar. 9, 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Professional book discussion leader Susan Boyar discusses one book each month (title TBA). Group meets second Wednesday of each month (no meeting in December). Bring lunch; beverages will be provided. For a complete listing of meetings and titles, visit our Wilton Readers page. Advance registration suggested.

Wilton Library Readers

Wednesday, Apr. 13, 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Professional book discussion leader Susan Boyar discusses one book each month (title TBA). Group meets second Wednesday of each month (no meeting in December). Bring lunch; beverages will be provided. For a complete listing of meetings and titles, visit our Wilton Readers page. Advance registration suggested.

Wilton Library Readers

Wednesday, May. 11, 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Professional book discussion leader Susan Boyar discusses one book each month (title TBA). Group meets second Wednesday of each month (no meeting in December). Bring lunch; beverages will be provided. For a complete listing of meetings and titles, visit our Wilton Readers page. Advance registration suggested.

Wilton Library Readers

Wednesday, Jun. 8, 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Professional book discussion leader Susan Boyar discusses one book each month (title TBA). Group meets second Wednesday of each month (no meeting in December). Bring lunch; beverages will be provided. For a complete listing of meetings and titles, visit our Wilton Readers page. Advance registration suggested.

Wilton Library Readers

Wednesday, Jul. 13, 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Professional book discussion leader Susan Boyar discusses one book each month (title TBA). Group meets second Wednesday of each month (no meeting in December). Bring lunch; beverages will be provided. For a complete listing of meetings and titles, visit our Wilton Readers page. Advance registration suggested.

Wilton Library Readers

Wednesday, Aug. 10, 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Professional book discussion leader Susan Boyar discusses one book each month (title TBA). Group meets second Wednesday of each month (no meeting in December). Bring lunch; beverages will be provided. For a complete listing of meetings and titles, visit our Wilton Readers page. Advance registration suggested.

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