Wilton Library will be closed on Monday, October 10th in observance of Columbus Day / Indigenous Peoples' Day.

Make Your Own Slime!

Mon, Oct 03, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Craft Room

Kids in grades 4-6 can concoct their own non-Newtonian fluid with our safe recipes. Science has never been so much fun! Wear expendable clothes. Supported by the Amadeo Family. Registration required. Drop-ins admitted if space allows.

Mother Goose on the Loose

Tue, Oct 04, 10:15 - 11:00 AM
Location: Story Room

Children ages 6 months to 2 years old will enjoy this fun storytime with music, puppets, picture books, and nursery rhymes. No registration required.

Big Kids Storytime

Tue, Oct 04, 4:15 - 5:00 PM
Location: Story Room

Children ages 4 and up are invited to a storytime adventure! We will explore and chat about different exciting topics. There will be stories, songs, and some activities. Caregivers must remain on library property.No registration required.

Terrific Tales for Twos and Threes

Thu, Oct 06, 10:15 - 10:45 AM
Location: Story Room

Two and three year-olds and their caregivers are invited to join us for a storytime geared especially for them! Participants will hear stories, sing songs, learn rhymes, do movement activities, and possibly get the chance to use scarves and instruments, while building literacy and social skills.

Team STEAM Presents Engineering Fun

Thu, Oct 06, 4:15 - 5:00 PM
Location: Craft Room

Kids in grades K-4 can join Wilton High School Students' Team STEAM as they teach little engineers the basics of the engineering design process in a fun, creative, and hands-on manner! Each session will tackle a different engineering-related problem and discuss what it takes to be an engineer.

Finger Painting for Littles

Fri, Oct 07, 10:15 - 10:45 AM
Location: Craft Room

Kids ages 2 and up can come to the Wilton Library for finger painting fun! All participants will have a wonderful time making a mess. Old clothes should be worn and large t-shirts are strongly suggested. Registration required. Drop-ins accepted if space allows.

Tales to Tails

Sat, Oct 08, 11:00 AM- 12:00 PM
Location: Story Room

Children who can read independently are invited to read to a ROAR (Ridgefield Operation Animal Rescue) Therapy Dog.

Mother Goose on the Loose

Tue, Oct 11, 10:15 - 11:00 AM
Location: Story Room

Children ages 6 months to 2 years old will enjoy this fun storytime with music, puppets, picture books, and nursery rhymes. No registration required.

Big Kids Storytime

Tue, Oct 11, 4:15 - 5:00 PM
Location: Story Room

Children ages 4 and up are invited to a storytime adventure! We will explore and chat about different exciting topics. There will be stories, songs, and some activities. Caregivers must remain on library property.No registration required.

Wonderful Ones and Twos

Wed, Oct 12, 10:15 - 10:45 AM
Location: Story Room

Active one and two year-olds and their caregivers are invited to join us for a storytime especially geared for them! The program includes books, songs, rhymes, movement activities, and possibly some instruments and scarves, all geared towards building literacy skills. No registration required.

Bouncing Babies

Wed, Oct 12, 11:15 - 11:45 AM
Location: Story Room

Join us for this interactive program especially for babies up to 12 months. We will share stories, songs, and rhymes. Scarves and movement activities will be included and we will close out with a calming lullaby.No Registration required.

Terrific Tales for Twos and Threes

Thu, Oct 13, 10:15 - 10:45 AM
Location: Story Room

Two and three year-olds and their caregivers are invited to join us for a storytime geared especially for them! Participants will hear stories, sing songs, learn rhymes, do movement activities, and possibly get the chance to use scarves and instruments, while building literacy and social skills.

Team STEAM Presents Engineering Fun

Thu, Oct 13, 4:15 - 5:00 PM
Location: Craft Room

Kids in grades K-4 can join Wilton High School Students' Team STEAM as they teach little engineers the basics of the engineering design process in a fun, creative, and hands-on manner! Each session will tackle a different engineering-related problem and discuss what it takes to be an engineer.

Make Your Own Squishies!

Mon, Oct 17, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Craft Room

For kids entering grades 4-6. Craft a cute memory foam friend. Help yourself to precut shapes or make them from scratch. Wear clothes to paint in. Registration required. Drop-ins admitted if space allows.

Mother Goose on the Loose

Tue, Oct 18, 10:15 - 11:00 AM
Location: Story Room

Children ages 6 months to 2 years old will enjoy this fun storytime with music, puppets, picture books, and nursery rhymes. No registration required.

Big Kids Storytime

Tue, Oct 18, 4:15 - 5:00 PM
Location: Story Room

Children ages 4 and up are invited to a storytime adventure! We will explore and chat about different exciting topics. There will be stories, songs, and some activities. Caregivers must remain on library property.No registration required.

Wonderful Ones and Twos

Wed, Oct 19, 10:15 - 10:45 AM
Location: Story Room

Active one and two year-olds and their caregivers are invited to join us for a storytime especially geared for them! The program includes books, songs, rhymes, movement activities, and possibly some instruments and scarves, all geared towards building literacy skills. No registration required.

Bouncing Babies

Wed, Oct 19, 11:15 - 11:45 AM
Location: Story Room

Join us for this interactive program especially for babies up to 12 months. We will share stories, songs, and rhymes. Scarves and movement activities will be included and we will close out with a calming lullaby.No Registration required.

Nutmeg Book Discussion

Wed, Oct 19, 3:30 - 4:30 PM
Location: Story Room

Kids in grades 4-6 can get ready for the Nutmeg Awards by discussing Nightbooks by J.A. White. Alex loves scary stories more than anything until he is trapped by a story-loving witch.

Terrific Tales for Twos and Threes

Thu, Oct 20, 10:15 - 10:45 AM
Location: Story Room

Two and three year-olds and their caregivers are invited to join us for a storytime geared especially for them! Participants will hear stories, sing songs, learn rhymes, do movement activities, and possibly get the chance to use scarves and instruments, while building literacy and social skills.

Team STEAM Presents Engineering Fun

Thu, Oct 20, 4:15 - 5:00 PM
Location: Craft Room

Kids in grades K-4 can join Wilton High School Students' Team STEAM as they teach little engineers the basics of the engineering design process in a fun, creative, and hands-on manner! Each session will tackle a different engineering-related problem and discuss what it takes to be an engineer.

(Not) Just for Kids: Strings - Meet Mr. Mahler

Sat, Oct 22, 3:00 - 4:00 PM
Location: Brubeck Room

Children ages 4+ and their families are invited to this presentation by Norwalk Symphony Orchestra.  The String Quartet (Violins, Viola, and Cello) is featured. Gustav Mahler represents the Romantic composers, and was also an accomplished conductor.

Halloween Books and a Blanket

Sun, Oct 23, 10:00 - 11:00 AM

The Wilton Land Conservation Trust, Wilton Library, and Wilton Go Green have come together to offer a unique and immersive book reading experience for toddlers and preschoolers.

Zombie Barbie

Mon, Oct 24, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Craft Room

4th - 8th graders can give Barbie, Ken and friends an undead makeover. Dress to paint and express your creepy creativity! Registration required. Drop-ins admitted if space allows.

Mother Goose on the Loose

Tue, Oct 25, 10:15 - 11:00 AM
Location: Story Room

Children ages 6 months to 2 years old will enjoy this fun storytime with music, puppets, picture books, and nursery rhymes. No registration required.

Big Kids Storytime

Tue, Oct 25, 4:15 - 5:00 PM
Location: Story Room

Children ages 4 and up are invited to a storytime adventure! We will explore and chat about different exciting topics. There will be stories, songs, and some activities. Caregivers must remain on library property.No registration required.

Wonderful Ones and Twos

Wed, Oct 26, 10:15 - 10:45 AM
Location: Story Room

Active one and two year-olds and their caregivers are invited to join us for a storytime especially geared for them! The program includes books, songs, rhymes, movement activities, and possibly some instruments and scarves, all geared towards building literacy skills. No registration required.

Bouncing Babies

Wed, Oct 26, 11:15 - 11:45 AM
Location: Story Room

Join us for this interactive program especially for babies up to 12 months. We will share stories, songs, and rhymes. Scarves and movement activities will be included and we will close out with a calming lullaby.No Registration required.

Scary Stories for Halloween

Wed, Oct 26, 4:15 - 5:00 PM
Location: Story Room

Calling all kids in grades 1-5:  come get ready for Halloween with an afternoon of spooky stories! Come in costume and hear our librarians as they tell their favorite creepy tales aloud. The lights will be low, and no books will be needed. Prepare to be scared!   Registration required.

Terrific Tales for Twos and Threes

Thu, Oct 27, 10:15 - 10:45 AM
Location: Story Room

Two and three year-olds and their caregivers are invited to join us for a storytime geared especially for them! Participants will hear stories, sing songs, learn rhymes, do movement activities, and possibly get the chance to use scarves and instruments, while building literacy and social skills.

Team STEAM Presents Engineering Fun

Thu, Oct 27, 4:15 - 5:00 PM
Location: Craft Room

Kids in grades K-4 can join Wilton High School Students' Team STEAM as they teach little engineers the basics of the engineering design process in a fun, creative, and hands-on manner! Each session will tackle a different engineering-related problem and discuss what it takes to be an engineer.

Wonderful Ones and Twos

Wed, Nov 02, 10:15 - 10:45 AM
Location: Story Room

Active one and two year-olds and their caregivers are invited to join us for a storytime especially geared for them! The program includes books, songs, rhymes, movement activities, and possibly some instruments and scarves, all geared towards building literacy skills. No registration required.

Bouncing Babies

Wed, Nov 02, 11:15 - 11:45 AM
Location: Story Room

Join us for this interactive program especially for babies up to 12 months. We will share stories, songs, and rhymes. Scarves and movement activities will be included and we will close out with a calming lullaby.No Registration required.

Terrific Tales for Twos and Threes

Thu, Nov 03, 10:15 - 10:45 AM
Location: Story Room

Two and three year-olds and their caregivers are invited to join us for a storytime geared especially for them! Participants will hear stories, sing songs, learn rhymes, do movement activities, and possibly get the chance to use scarves and instruments, while building literacy and social skills.

Mother Goose on the Loose

Tue, Nov 08, 10:15 - 11:00 AM
Location: Story Room

Children ages 6 months to 2 years old will enjoy this fun storytime with music, puppets, picture books, and nursery rhymes. No registration required.

Big Kids Storytime

Tue, Nov 08, 4:15 - 5:00 PM
Location: Story Room

Children ages 4 and up are invited to a storytime adventure! We will explore and chat about different exciting topics. There will be stories, songs, and some activities. Caregivers must remain on library property.No registration required.

Wonderful Ones and Twos

Wed, Nov 09, 10:15 - 10:45 AM
Location: Story Room

Active one and two year-olds and their caregivers are invited to join us for a storytime especially geared for them! The program includes books, songs, rhymes, movement activities, and possibly some instruments and scarves, all geared towards building literacy skills. No registration required.

Bouncing Babies

Wed, Nov 09, 11:15 - 11:45 AM
Location: Story Room

Join us for this interactive program especially for babies up to 12 months. We will share stories, songs, and rhymes. Scarves and movement activities will be included and we will close out with a calming lullaby.No Registration required.

Terrific Tales for Twos and Threes

Thu, Nov 10, 10:15 - 10:45 AM
Location: Story Room

Two and three year-olds and their caregivers are invited to join us for a storytime geared especially for them! Participants will hear stories, sing songs, learn rhymes, do movement activities, and possibly get the chance to use scarves and instruments, while building literacy and social skills.

Mother Goose on the Loose

Tue, Nov 15, 10:15 - 11:00 AM
Location: Story Room

Children ages 6 months to 2 years old will enjoy this fun storytime with music, puppets, picture books, and nursery rhymes. No registration required.

Big Kids Storytime

Tue, Nov 15, 4:15 - 5:00 PM
Location: Story Room

Children ages 4 and up are invited to a storytime adventure! We will explore and chat about different exciting topics. There will be stories, songs, and some activities. Caregivers must remain on library property.No registration required.

Wonderful Ones and Twos

Wed, Nov 16, 10:15 - 10:45 AM
Location: Story Room

Active one and two year-olds and their caregivers are invited to join us for a storytime especially geared for them! The program includes books, songs, rhymes, movement activities, and possibly some instruments and scarves, all geared towards building literacy skills. No registration required.

Bouncing Babies

Wed, Nov 16, 11:15 - 11:45 AM
Location: Story Room

Join us for this interactive program especially for babies up to 12 months. We will share stories, songs, and rhymes. Scarves and movement activities will be included and we will close out with a calming lullaby.No Registration required.

Terrific Tales for Twos and Threes

Thu, Nov 17, 10:15 - 10:45 AM
Location: Story Room

Two and three year-olds and their caregivers are invited to join us for a storytime geared especially for them! Participants will hear stories, sing songs, learn rhymes, do movement activities, and possibly get the chance to use scarves and instruments, while building literacy and social skills.