"Disruptive Narratives" Art Exhibition

Fri, Jun 07 - Mon, Jul 01

Nine area artists will be showcased in Wilton Library's June art exhibition "Disruptive Narratives.

"Disruptive Narratives: Teen Edition" Art Exhibition

Fri, Jun 07 - Mon, Jul 01

Wilton Library's June art exhibition "Disruptive Narratives: Teen Edition, "curated by Tara Blackwell and Jahmane, celebrates the transformative power of youth creativity, offering a platform for the bold and fearless expressions of a new generation of artists.

School's Out! Scavenger Hunt

Fri, Jun 14 - Sat, Jun 22
Location: Children's Library

Summer's here! Beachballs and waffle cones and sand castles are turning up in the oddest places throughout the Children's Library. Find them all and win a prize! Available all day at the Children's Desk.

Summer Reading Club

Fri, Jun 14, 1:00 PM - Sun, Aug 25, 12:00 AM

This summer, adventure begins at Wilton Library when you start reading! Join our Children’s Summer Reading Club, open to all kids through rising grade 6. Sign up on the website wiltonlibrary. beanstack. org or download the Beanstack app and choose Wilton Library (CT) to register.

Teen Summer Reading Club

Fri, Jun 14, 1:00 PM - Sun, Aug 25, 12:00 AM

This summer, adventure begins at Wilton Library when you start reading! Join our Teen Summer Reading Club, open to all rising 6 to 12 graders. Sign up on the website wiltonlibrary. beanstack. org or download the Beanstack app and choose Wilton Library (CT) to register.

Tales to Tails

Sat, Jun 22, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Children's Program Room

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

Make Your Own Squishies for Grades 4-7

Mon, Jun 24, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Children's Program Room

For children entering grades 4-7 only. Craft a cute friend from memory foam. Help yourself to precut shapes or make them from scratch. Wear clothes to paint in. Registration required. Drop-ins welcome if space allows.

Tiny Travelers Storytime

Tue, Jun 25, 10:15 - 10:45 AM
Location: Children's Program Room

Children ages 1 to 5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for this family storytime! Participants will hear stories, sing songs, learn rhymes, do movement activities, and use scarves or instruments, while building literacy and social skills. Fun for the whole family! Feel free to stay after to socialize. No registration required.

Craftsplorations

Tue, Jun 25, 4:00 - 4:30 PM
Location: Children's Program Room

Children aged 4 through 8 are invited to join us for an adventurous afternoon of crafting fun. Discover a different hands-on creative experience every time! Registration required. Drop-ins welcome if space allows. Caregivers must remain on library premises.

Tiny Travelers Storytime

Wed, Jun 26, 10:15 - 10:45 AM
Location: Children's Program Room

Children ages 1 to 5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for this family storytime! Participants will hear stories, sing songs, learn rhymes, do movement activities, and use scarves or instruments, while building literacy and social skills. Fun for the whole family! Feel free to stay after to socialize. No registration required.

Dungeons & Dragons

Wed, Jun 26, 3:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Rimer Room

Join us as we run The Skybreaker Chronicle, a D&D one-shot adventure for 8th level characters featuring fantastical figurines printed from the Innovation Station’s 3D printer.

Circus Splendiferous

Wed, Jun 26, 4:00 - 4:30 PM
Location: Brubeck Room

Circus Splendiferous's professional trainers will offer free-for-all stations in which kids entering kindergarten and up can learn skills seen under the big top circus tent, including juggling, plate spinning, diabolo, and tightwire! Come one come all to join the circus! Registration required. Drop-ins welcome if space allows.

Circus Splendiferous

Wed, Jun 26, 4:30 - 5:00 PM
Location: Brubeck Room

Circus Splendiferous's professional trainers will offer free-for-all stations in which kids entering kindergarten and up can learn skills seen under the big top circus tent, including juggling, plate spinning, diabolo, and tightwire! Come one come all to join the circus! Registration required. Drop-ins welcome if space allows.

Cruising Crawlers Baby Storytime

Thu, Jun 27, 11:15 - 11:45 AM
Location: Children's Program Room

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

Needlework Crafts Group (Drop-in)

Thu, Jun 27, 1:00 - 2:30 PM
Location: Presidents' Room

Weekly drop-in for Needlework Crafters. All welcome whether you knit, crochet, needlepoint, embroider or do any other needlework by hand. Make new friends, get tips and share ideas while working on your own projects, or a group project for donation to a charitable cause. Bring your own materials. No registration required.

Team STEAM Presents Engineering Fun

Thu, Jun 27, 4:15 - 5:00 PM
Location: Children's Program Room

Kids entering grades 1-5 can join Wilton High School students' Team STEAM as they teach young 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. Registration required for each individual session.

Summer Music Concert Series Featuring Over Easy

Thu, Jun 27, 5:00 - 6:30 PM
Location: Brubeck Room

Over Easy is the Fairfield County-based pop-rock trio once again kicking off Wilton Library's Summer Music Concert Series in the Brubeck Room on Thursday, June 27. "We love it best when we're in a concert-type setting and the crowd is there just to hear us.

Family Playgroup

Fri, Jun 28, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Children's Program Room

Parents and Caregivers with young children are invited to visit the library for an opportunity to spend some time in our story room to socialize and play. Meet new friends and neighbors and let your children play with some early learning toys. No registration required.

Summer Kickoff Beach Party for Grades 4-7

Fri, Jun 28, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Children's Program Room

Rising 4th-7th graders can welcome summer with a beach day at the library! How many ways can you have fun with a beach ball? Dodge them, dunk them, keep 'em up & plunk them. You can even help choose the tunes! Registration required. Drop-ins admitted if space allows. Caregivers must remain on library property.

Hack That Painting!

Mon, Jul 01, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Children's Program Room

Creative kids entering grades 4-7 will be handed a finished painting and a brush. That's when the fun begins! Hack that painting however you like! Add something serious or silly, subtle or bold: it's up to you! Wear clothes you don't mind getting paint on! Registration required. Drop-ins welcome if space allows.

Tiny Travelers Storytime

Tue, Jul 02, 10:15 - 10:45 AM
Location: Children's Program Room

Children ages 1 to 5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for this family storytime! Participants will hear stories, sing songs, learn rhymes, do movement activities, and use scarves or instruments, while building literacy and social skills. Fun for the whole family! Feel free to stay after to socialize. No registration required.

Kindness Rock Adventure

Tue, Jul 02, 4:00 - 4:30 PM
Location: Children's Program Room

Children aged 5 through 10 are invited to join us for a hands-on learning experience. We will be creating “Kindness Rocks” to cultivate connections within our community and lift others up with simple messages of kindness. Registration required. Drop-ins welcome if space allows. Caregivers must remain on library premises.

Tiny Travelers Storytime

Wed, Jul 03, 10:15 - 10:45 AM
Location: Children's Program Room

Children ages 1 to 5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for this family storytime! Participants will hear stories, sing songs, learn rhymes, do movement activities, and use scarves or instruments, while building literacy and social skills. Fun for the whole family! Feel free to stay after to socialize. No registration required.

Dungeons & Dragons

Wed, Jul 03, 3:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Rimer Room

Join us as we run The Skybreaker Chronicle, a D&D one-shot adventure for 8th level characters featuring fantastical figurines printed from the Innovation Station’s 3D printer.

Let's Draw Bugs! with Rick Stromoski

Wed, Jul 03, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Brubeck Room

Rising 3rd - 8th graders can join award-winning cartoonist Rick Stromoski, creator of the graphic novel series, Schnozzer & Tatertoes, for a fun drawing program. Participants will learn to draw beetles, bugs, creepy crawlies, and other funny cartoon insects. No drawing experience is required. Registration required. Drop-ins welcome if space allows.

July 4

Thu, Jul 04

The library will be closed on Thursday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day.

Family Playgroup

Fri, Jul 05, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Children's Program Room

Parents and Caregivers with young children are invited to visit the library for an opportunity to spend some time in our story room to socialize and play. Meet new friends and neighbors and let your children play with some early learning toys. No registration required.

Family Fort Build

Sat, Jul 06, 2:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Children's Library

Have you ever entered the Children's Library and thought to yourself, "this place could really use a giant cardboard fort"? If so, this is the program for you! From 2:00 until closing you can use our panels and clips to fill the room with the fort of your dreams. Bring your own flashlight! No registration required.

Summer Slime for Grades 4-7

Mon, Jul 08, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Children's Program Room

Summer Slime, and the livin' is easy! Kids entering grades 4-7 can brew non-Newtonian fluids from our safe recipes. Science has never been so much fun! Wear expendable clothes. Supported by the Amadeo Family. Registration required. Drop-ins welcome if space allows.

Tiny Travelers Storytime

Tue, Jul 09, 10:15 - 10:45 AM
Location: Children's Program Room

Children ages 1 to 5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for this family storytime! Participants will hear stories, sing songs, learn rhymes, do movement activities, and use scarves or instruments, while building literacy and social skills. Fun for the whole family! Feel free to stay after to socialize. No registration required.

Poetry Discussion with Janet Krauss: The Poetry of Richard Hugo (Zoom)

Tue, Jul 09, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Please join us online when Janet Krauss will lead a discussion of a selection of poems by Richard Hugo. Links to the poems and discussion questions will be emailed in advance of the program. There is no charge for this program. Advance registration is required as is an email address. Register online to receive the Zoom session invitation link.

Calligraphy: Handwriting Fun for Teens

Tue, Jul 09, 3:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Presidents' Room

Turn your handwriting into colorful creations! Step by step, you will learn more than 20 handwriting techniques from a professional calligrapher. Then add color and decorative elements with highlighters, colored pencils, gel pens, and markers. Leave with a mini project showcasing all of the techniques! Registration is required, as space is limited.

Craftsplorations

Tue, Jul 09, 4:00 - 4:30 PM
Location: Children's Program Room

Children aged 4 through 8 are invited to join us for an adventurous afternoon of crafting fun. Discover a different hands-on creative experience every time! Registration required. Drop-ins welcome if space allows. Caregivers must remain on library premises.

Tiny Travelers Storytime

Wed, Jul 10, 10:15 - 10:45 AM
Location: Children's Program Room

Children ages 1 to 5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for this family storytime! Participants will hear stories, sing songs, learn rhymes, do movement activities, and use scarves or instruments, while building literacy and social skills. Fun for the whole family! Feel free to stay after to socialize. No registration required.

Dungeons & Dragons

Wed, Jul 10, 3:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Rimer Room

Join us as we run The Skybreaker Chronicle, a D&D one-shot adventure for 8th level characters featuring fantastical figurines printed from the Innovation Station’s 3D printer.

Hands On Drumming

Wed, Jul 10, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Brubeck Room

Kids entering kindergarten and up and their families can join a musical journey, playing traditional songs from around the globe, creating our own rhythms, taking turns leading and experiencing improvisation and creative movement. Native American, African, Caribbean and Latin stories, song and dance are all integrated in a participatory experience.

Summer Poetry with Judson Scruton: The Singing School of Robert Pinsky

Thu, Jul 11, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Rimer Room

Please join us as Judson Scruton leads lively, informal discussions as we explore Robert Pinsky’s Singing School. A seminar outline and schedule with links to the relevant poems will be sent out in advance of the series; please enter your email address during registration to receive the packet.

Cruising Crawlers Baby Storytime

Thu, Jul 11, 11:15 - 11:45 AM
Location: Children's Program Room

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

Needlework Crafts Group (Drop-in)

Thu, Jul 11, 1:00 - 2:30 PM
Location: Presidents' Room

Weekly drop-in for Needlework Crafters. All welcome whether you knit, crochet, needlepoint, embroider or do any other needlework by hand. Make new friends, get tips and share ideas while working on your own projects, or a group project for donation to a charitable cause. Bring your own materials. No registration required.

Team STEAM Presents Engineering Fun

Thu, Jul 11, 4:15 - 5:00 PM
Location: Children's Program Room

Kids entering grades 1-5 can join Wilton High School students' Team STEAM as they teach young 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. Registration required for each individual session.

Summer Music Concert Series Featuring Sounds of Sinatra

Thu, Jul 11, 5:00 - 6:30 PM
Location: Brubeck Room

Join us in the Brubeck Room for the second event in our Summer Music Concert Series. Sounds of Sinatra Music features an exceptional group of professional musicians working with highly renowned tribute artists, delivering a premier experience based on the life of one of the greatest American icons: Frank Sinatra.

Summer Show Art Exhibition

Fri, Jul 12 - Wed, Aug 21

Wilton Library's annual Summer Show art exhibition celebrates adult artists who live or work in Wilton, or have a connection to the town. This is the 78th year that the library will welcome local talent to display their works in this non-juried summer art exhibition. Opening Reception on Friday, July 12 from 6 to 7:30 p. m.

Family Playgroup

Fri, Jul 12, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Children's Program Room

Parents and Caregivers with young children are invited to visit the library for an opportunity to spend some time in our story room to socialize and play. Meet new friends and neighbors and let your children play with some early learning toys. No registration required.

Castle Panic for Grades 4-7

Fri, Jul 12, 3:00 - 4:00 PM
Location: Children's Program Room

Rising 4th-7th graders can defend the realm in this fantasy themed cooperative board game. Monsters are on the march! Can you work with your friends to save your castle? You will all win or lose together! Registration required. Drop-ins welcome if space allows.

Throw Throw Burrito Throwdown

Fri, Jul 12, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Children's Program Room

Competitors entering grades 4-7 will find out what happens when you cross a card game with dodgeball! Collect matching card sets while ducking squishy airborne burritos. Registration required. Drop-ins welcome if space allows.

Summer Show 2024 Art Exhibition - Opening Reception

Fri, Jul 12, 6:00 - 7:30 PM

Wilton Library's annual Summer Show art exhibition celebrates adult artists who live or work in Wilton, or have a connection to the town. This is the 78th year that the library will welcome local talent to display their works in this non-juried summer art exhibition. Opening Reception on Friday, July 12 from 6 to 7:30 p. m.

Second Saturday Summer Storytime

Sat, Jul 13, 10:30 - 11:00 AM
Location: Children's Program Room

Children ages 2 and up and their caregivers are invited to join us for this summer family storytime! Participants will hear stories, sing songs, learn rhymes, do movement activities, and use scarves, or instruments, while building literacy and social skills. Fun for the whole family! Feel free to stay after to socialize! No registration required.

CarFit: Get the Right Fit Behind the Wheel

Sun, Jul 14, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Parking Lot

Mature drivers are often the safest drivers in that they are more likely to wear their seat belts, and less likely to speed or drive with distractions. But you can always improve your safety and comfort--and reduce your risk of injury during a crash--by making the proper adjustments to ensure your car "fits" you properly.

Zentangle Art Workshop

Mon, Jul 15, 3:30 - 5:00 PM
Location: Rimer Room

Join Amy, Wilton Library‘s certified Zentangle instructor, as she guides us through a fun and relaxing Zentangle art session. This meditative art form uses simple steps to teach practitioners how to create beautiful patterns. Suitable for anyone who doesn’t believe they can draw, as well as experienced artists. For adults and teens, ages 13 and up.

Blindfold Obstacle Course

Mon, Jul 15, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Children's Program Room

Trust, courage and communication are the keys for competitors entering grades 4-7. Blindfolded team members are guided by their teammates through an obstacle course to the finish line. Registration required. Drop-ins welcome if space allows.

Tiny Travelers Storytime

Tue, Jul 16, 10:15 - 10:45 AM
Location: Children's Program Room

Children ages 1 to 5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for this family storytime! Participants will hear stories, sing songs, learn rhymes, do movement activities, and use scarves or instruments, while building literacy and social skills. Fun for the whole family! Feel free to stay after to socialize. No registration required.

Secret Power Keychains

Tue, Jul 16, 4:00 - 4:45 PM
Location: Children's Program Room

Children ages 5 through 9 are invited to join us for a hands-on creative experience making keychains describing your secret power! Registration required. Drop-ins welcome if space allows. Caregivers must remain on library premises.

Chocolate Brownie Cheesecakes with Food Explorers

Tue, Jul 16, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Rimer Room

Join Food Explorers for a deliciously sweet program! You’ll be making Chocolate Brownie Cheesecakes by crushing oreos for your crust, making a decadent chocolate cheesecake filling and no-bake chocolate brownie bites to go on top. Recipe is nut free but will contain dairy and gluten. Register to reserve a spot, space is limited.

A Midsummer Night's Trivia Challenge

Tue, Jul 16, 6:30 - 8:30 PM
Location: Brubeck Room

Put on your thinking caps and get ready for our Midsummer Night's Trivia Challenge event led once again by Best Trivia Ever. Put together your own team of up to six people, or if you're feeling enchanted, go it alone as a team of one for a night of fun, snacks and friendly competition, plus prizes for the top teams!

Tiny Travelers Storytime

Wed, Jul 17, 10:15 - 10:45 AM
Location: Children's Program Room

Children ages 1 to 5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for this family storytime! Participants will hear stories, sing songs, learn rhymes, do movement activities, and use scarves or instruments, while building literacy and social skills. Fun for the whole family! Feel free to stay after to socialize. No registration required.

New Yorker Shorts: Four Weeks of Short Stories From The New Yorker. Week One: (ZOOM)

Wed, Jul 17, 12:00 - 1:30 PM

Back by popular demand for our 10th year! Using Zoom, professional book discussion leader Susan Boyar will discuss 4 short stories published in The New Yorker magazine over 4 consecutive weeks: July 17th, July 24th, July 31st, and August 7th. Story titles will be announced one week prior to the discussion.

Gazebo Storytime at the Farmer's Market

Wed, Jul 17, 2:00 - 2:30 PM
Location: Gazebo

Join us at the farmer's market for a fun family storytime inside the gazebo. Children ages 2 and up and their caregivers will enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs. Fun for the whole family! No registration required. In case of inclement weather, the storytime will move into the Story Room in the Children's Library.

Caravan Puppets

Wed, Jul 17, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Brubeck Room

Rising kindergarteners and up and their families can join Caravan Puppets on an magical trip around the world with stories that showcase our commonalities… heart, humor, excitement and wildly creative puppets! Registration required. Drop-ins welcome if space allows.

STEM with SingulTech: Build a Bridge

Wed, Jul 17, 4:30 - 5:30 PM
Location: Rimer Room

What goes into building a bridge? How do you plan for all of the materials, strength, and cost? Join our own Singularity Technology to learn how to build a bridge with a team. We will provide all of the materials for you to solve this challenge. Registration is required. This is for patrons in rising grades 5-8.

Summer Poetry with Judson Scruton: The Singing School of Robert Pinsky

Thu, Jul 18, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Rimer Room

Please join us as Judson Scruton leads lively, informal discussions as we explore Robert Pinsky’s Singing School.

Cruising Crawlers Baby Storytime

Thu, Jul 18, 11:15 - 11:45 AM
Location: Children's Program Room

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

Needlework Crafts Group (Drop-in)

Thu, Jul 18, 1:00 - 2:30 PM
Location: Presidents' Room

Weekly drop-in for Needlework Crafters. All welcome whether you knit, crochet, needlepoint, embroider or do any other needlework by hand. Make new friends, get tips and share ideas while working on your own projects, or a group project for donation to a charitable cause. Bring your own materials. No registration required.

Team STEAM Presents Engineering Fun

Thu, Jul 18, 4:15 - 5:00 PM
Location: Children's Program Room

Kids entering grades 1-5 can join Wilton High School students' Team STEAM as they teach young 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. Registration required for each individual session.

Summer Music Concert Series Featuring Captain Obvious

Thu, Jul 18, 5:00 - 6:30 PM
Location: Brubeck Room

Please join us on Thursday, July 18, at 5pm for the third concert in our Summer Music Concert Series in the Brubeck Room.

Family Playgroup

Fri, Jul 19, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Children's Program Room

Parents and Caregivers with young children are invited to visit the library for an opportunity to spend some time in our story room to socialize and play. Meet new friends and neighbors and let your children play with some early learning toys. No registration required.

Draw Your Own Book Characters

Fri, Jul 19, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Children's Program Room

Calling all children entering grades 3-6 with a love of drawing! Join us for a guided drawing session to illustrate some favorite book characters. Perfect for beginners and budding artists. Learn the basics of drawing book characters and unleash your creativity. Registration required. Drop-ins welcome if space allows.

Wilton Library's Summer Sidewalk Book Sale

Sat, Jul 20, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: Parking Lot

Wilton Library holds its popular Summer Sidewalk Book Sale on Saturday, July 20, from 10 a. m. to 3 p. m. during the Wilton Street Fair & Sidewalk Sale.

Courageous Collaging!

Sat, Jul 20, 10:30 - 11:00 AM
Location: Children's Program Room

Calling young adventurers ages four and up! Together, you and your family, are invited to explore the world through process art. Practice your fine motor skills and build your vocabulary through a multi-sensory journey. No Registration Required.

CT Poetry Society Workshop

Sat, Jul 20, 2:00 - 4:00 PM
Location: Rimer Room

Please join us for the next CT Poetry Society workshop at the library. All that is required is the willingness to share some poetry that you have written by reading it aloud to the group. Poets should email a copy of their poems to Ed Ahern at salmonier@aol. com. He will distribute the poems to the group shortly before the session.

Perler Beads for Grades 4-7

Mon, Jul 22, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Children's Program Room

Rising 4th-7th graders can express themselves with Perler beads! Design a pattern on a special pegboard then melt it together with an iron. Make a coaster, a keychain, or whatever your imagination conjures! Registration required. Drop-ins welcome if space allows.

Tiny Travelers Storytime

Tue, Jul 23, 10:15 - 10:45 AM
Location: Children's Program Room

Children ages 1 to 5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for this family storytime! Participants will hear stories, sing songs, learn rhymes, do movement activities, and use scarves or instruments, while building literacy and social skills. Fun for the whole family! Feel free to stay after to socialize. No registration required.

Building Art with Legos

Tue, Jul 23, 3:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Rimer Room

Wilton Library welcomes back ConnLUG, the Connecticut LEGO User Group! This Mosaics program will be geared for teens who want to build Legos into art. Using a shared platform and thousands of different colors of Legos, you can create your favorite animal, character, or design into a mosaic of small pieces.

Craftsplorations

Tue, Jul 23, 4:00 - 4:30 PM
Location: Children's Program Room

Children aged 4 through 8 are invited to join us for an adventurous afternoon of crafting fun. Discover a different hands-on creative experience every time! Registration required. Drop-ins welcome if space allows. Caregivers must remain on library premises.

Paint it Up!

Tue, Jul 23, 6:00 - 7:30 PM
Location: Rimer Room

Come join us for a fun and relaxing evening. We'll supply the canvas, paints, brushes and a collection of masterpieces to copy and inspire you. No art experience required. Just a desire to pick up a brush, have fun and let your inner self out! For adults, ages 18+. Space limited. Registration required.

Author Talk: Anthony R. Whitworth, The Saltwater Highway

Tue, Jul 23, 7:00 - 8:30 PM
Location: Brubeck Room

Please join us on Tuesday, July 23, at 7 p. m. , for a fascinating Author Talk with Anthony R. Whitworth on The Saltwater Highway: One Man's Journey Through the International Dry Bulk Maritime Market. According to the International Chamber of Shipping, a global trade organization, 90% of world trade moves via the oceans.

Tiny Travelers Storytime

Wed, Jul 24, 10:15 - 10:45 AM
Location: Children's Program Room

Children ages 1 to 5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for this family storytime! Participants will hear stories, sing songs, learn rhymes, do movement activities, and use scarves or instruments, while building literacy and social skills. Fun for the whole family! Feel free to stay after to socialize. No registration required.

New Yorker Shorts: Four Weeks of Short Stories From The New Yorker. Week Two: (ZOOM)

Wed, Jul 24, 12:00 - 1:30 PM

Back by popular demand for our 10th year! Using Zoom, professional book discussion leader Susan Boyar will discuss 4 short stories published in The New Yorker magazine over 4 consecutive weeks: July 17th, July 24th, July 31st, and August 7th. Story titles will be announced one week prior to the discussion.

Historical Gaming: The Battle of Brunanburh

Wed, Jul 24, 3:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Rimer Room

Long before William and Kate, and the United Kingdom we know today, England was divided into separate kingdoms all fighting one another for power. Come and play in a game that recreates one of the greatest battles in English history that almost no one has ever heard of… fought by kings with names you can barely pronounce.

Alex the Jester

Wed, Jul 24, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Brubeck Room

Kids entering kindergarten and up and their families are welcome at a wacky one-man show! Expect an extravaganza of visual spectacles, musical capers, daring stunts, mind-bending sight gags, and far-out physical feats! This family show can get 3 generations all laughing together! Registration required. Drop-ins welcome if space allows.

Summer Poetry with Judson Scruton: The Singing School of Robert Pinsky

Thu, Jul 25, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Rimer Room

Please join us as Judson Scruton leads lively, informal discussions as we explore Robert Pinsky’s Singing School. A seminar outline and schedule with links to the relevant poems will be sent out in advance of the series; please enter your email address during registration to receive the packet.

Cruising Crawlers Baby Storytime

Thu, Jul 25, 11:15 - 11:45 AM
Location: Children's Program Room

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

Needlework Crafts Group (Drop-in)

Thu, Jul 25, 1:00 - 2:30 PM
Location: Presidents' Room

Weekly drop-in for Needlework Crafters. All welcome whether you knit, crochet, needlepoint, embroider or do any other needlework by hand. Make new friends, get tips and share ideas while working on your own projects, or a group project for donation to a charitable cause. Bring your own materials. No registration required.

Team STEAM Presents Engineering Fun

Thu, Jul 25, 4:15 - 5:00 PM
Location: Children's Program Room

Kids entering grades 1-5 can join Wilton High School students' Team STEAM as they teach young 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. Registration required for each individual session.

Summer Music Concert Series Featuring Everything Else

Thu, Jul 25, 5:00 - 6:30 PM
Location: Brubeck Room

Please join us for the final concert in our Summer 2024 series when the band Everything Else makes their debut performance in Wilton. Brought together by a chance response to a Craigslist post, they started out as a jam session with everyone playing their favorite Beatles tunes, which became the foundation of Everything Else.

Family Playgroup

Fri, Jul 26, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Children's Program Room

Parents and Caregivers with young children are invited to visit the library for an opportunity to spend some time in our story room to socialize and play. Meet new friends and neighbors and let your children play with some early learning toys. No registration required.

Cartoon Drawing With Emma

Fri, Jul 26, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Children's Program Room

Kids entering grades 3 - 6 are invited to join us for a cartoon drawing class with Emma Keating. She will show us how to draw some amazing animals, creatures, and characters. All you need is your imagination! Registration required for each session. Drop-ins welcome if space allows. Caregivers must remain on library property.

Tales to Tails

Sat, Jul 27, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Children's Program Room

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

Intro to Java for Grades 6-9

Mon, Jul 29, 3:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Rimer Room

Arnav Pandey will lead this five day course for students in rising grades 6-9 who are interested in learning the programming language Java. In this course, teens will learn the basics of Java Programming, including variables, operations, and loops. They will also have the opportunity to practice their skills by completing various exercises.

Paint a Bat House

Mon, Jul 29, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Children's Program Room

Chiroptophiles entering 2nd-5th grade can paint a bat house while they learn about the essential roles bats play in our ecosystem, such as pest control and pollination. The activity combines creativity with education, encouraging kids to care about the environment and wildlife. Registration required. Drop-ins admitted if space allows.

Tiny Travelers Storytime

Tue, Jul 30, 10:15 - 10:45 AM
Location: Children's Program Room

Children ages 1 to 5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for this family storytime! Participants will hear stories, sing songs, learn rhymes, do movement activities, and use scarves or instruments, while building literacy and social skills. Fun for the whole family! Feel free to stay after to socialize. No registration required.

Intro to Java for Grades 6-9

Tue, Jul 30, 3:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Rimer Room

Arnav Pandey will lead this five day course for students in rising grades 6-9 who are interested in learning the programming language Java. In this course, teens will learn the basics of Java Programming, including variables, operations, and loops. They will also have the opportunity to practice their skills by completing various exercises.

An Adventure in Poetry Creation

Tue, Jul 30, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Children's Program Room

Children ages 7 and up are invited to join us for a hands-on Poetry Exploration. We will explore different types of poetry with local Wilton author and poet Elissa Grodin. She will assist us in writing our own poetry, as a group and individually. Registration required. Drop-ins welcome if space allows. Caregivers must remain on library premises.

Pirate ScavengARRR Hunt

Wed, Jul 31 - Wed, Aug 07
Location: Children's Library

Shiver me timbers! Pirate's booty is buried all over the library. Find it all and win a prize! Pick up your treasure map at the Children's Desk.

Tiny Travelers Storytime

Wed, Jul 31, 10:15 - 10:45 AM
Location: Children's Program Room

Children ages 1 to 5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for this family storytime! Participants will hear stories, sing songs, learn rhymes, do movement activities, and use scarves or instruments, while building literacy and social skills. Fun for the whole family! Feel free to stay after to socialize. No registration required.

New Yorker Shorts: Four Weeks of Short Stories From The New Yorker. Week Three: (ZOOM)

Wed, Jul 31, 12:00 - 1:30 PM

Back by popular demand for our 10th year! Using Zoom, professional book discussion leader Susan Boyar will discuss 4 short stories published in The New Yorker magazine over 4 consecutive weeks: July 17th, July 24th, July 31st, and August 7th. Story titles will be announced one week prior to the discussion.

Mystic Seaport Presents: The Sailor's Chest

Wed, Jul 31, 3:00 - 4:00 PM
Location: Brubeck Room

Adventurers entering kindergarten through 3rd grade can enjoy one of Mystic Seaport's most beloved programs. Explore the items that a sailor would have packed for a long journey at sea. Analyze each of the objects and learn about the adventures on board 19th-century ships. Registration required. Drop-ins welcome if space allows.

Intro to Java for Grades 6-9

Wed, Jul 31, 3:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Rimer Room

Arnav Pandey will lead this five day course for students in rising grades 6-9 who are interested in learning the programming language Java. In this course, teens will learn the basics of Java Programming, including variables, operations, and loops. They will also have the opportunity to practice their skills by completing various exercises.

Mystic Seaport Presents: Mythical Sea Monsters

Wed, Jul 31, 4:15 - 5:15 PM
Location: Children's Program Room

Rising 3rd - 7th graders can join Mystic Seaport's experts to examine the history of sea monster sightings. The Loch Ness Monster, Kraken and mermaids capture our imagination and inspire so many stories. But are they real? We will weigh the evidence and come to our own conclusions if these creatures are fact or fiction. Registration required.

Story-Sharing Circle

Wed, Jul 31, 6:30 - 8:00 PM
Location: Presidents' Room

Calling all storytellers and story-listeners! Join us for an informal evening celebrating the oral storytelling tradition. Bring a prepared story to tell or just come to listen. All are welcome, experienced storytellers and newbies alike. Registration suggested.

Summer Poetry with Judson Scruton: The Singing School of Robert Pinsky

Thu, Aug 01, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Rimer Room

Please join us as Judson Scruton leads lively, informal discussions as we explore Robert Pinsky’s Singing School. A seminar outline and schedule with links to the relevant poems will be sent out in advance of the series; please enter your email address during registration to receive the packet.

Cruising Crawlers Baby Storytime

Thu, Aug 01, 11:15 - 11:45 AM
Location: Children's Program Room

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

Needlework Crafts Group (Drop-in)

Thu, Aug 01, 1:00 - 2:30 PM
Location: Presidents' Room

Weekly drop-in for Needlework Crafters. All welcome whether you knit, crochet, needlepoint, embroider or do any other needlework by hand. Make new friends, get tips and share ideas while working on your own projects, or a group project for donation to a charitable cause. Bring your own materials. No registration required.

Intro to Java for Grades 6-9

Thu, Aug 01, 3:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Rimer Room

Arnav Pandey will lead this five day course for students in rising grades 6-9 who are interested in learning the programming language Java. In this course, teens will learn the basics of Java Programming, including variables, operations, and loops. They will also have the opportunity to practice their skills by completing various exercises.

Team STEAM Presents Engineering Fun

Thu, Aug 01, 4:15 - 5:00 PM
Location: Children's Program Room

Kids entering grades 1-5 can join Wilton High School students' Team STEAM as they teach young 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. Registration required for each individual session.

Intro to Java for Grades 6-9

Fri, Aug 02, 3:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Rimer Room

Arnav Pandey will lead this five day course for students in rising grades 6-9 who are interested in learning the programming language Java. In this course, teens will learn the basics of Java Programming, including variables, operations, and loops. They will also have the opportunity to practice their skills by completing various exercises.

Draw Your Own Book Characters

Fri, Aug 02, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Children's Program Room

Calling all children entering grades 3-6 with a love of drawing! Join us for a guided drawing session to illustrate some favorite book characters. Perfect for beginners and budding artists. Learn the basics of drawing book characters and unleash your creativity. Registration required. Drop-ins welcome if space allows.

Tiny Travelers Storytime

Tue, Aug 06, 10:15 - 10:45 AM
Location: Children's Program Room

Children ages 1 to 5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for this family storytime! Participants will hear stories, sing songs, learn rhymes, do movement activities, and use scarves or instruments, while building literacy and social skills. Fun for the whole family! Feel free to stay after to socialize. No registration required.

Craftsplorations

Tue, Aug 06, 4:00 - 4:30 PM
Location: Children's Program Room

Children aged 4 through 8 are invited to join us for an adventurous afternoon of crafting fun. Discover a different hands-on creative experience every time! Registration required. Drop-ins welcome if space allows. Caregivers must remain on library premises.

Tiny Travelers Storytime

Wed, Aug 07, 10:15 - 10:45 AM
Location: Children's Program Room

Children ages 1 to 5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for this family storytime! Participants will hear stories, sing songs, learn rhymes, do movement activities, and use scarves or instruments, while building literacy and social skills. Fun for the whole family! Feel free to stay after to socialize. No registration required.

New Yorker Shorts: Four Weeks of Short Stories From The New Yorker. Week Four: (ZOOM)

Wed, Aug 07, 12:00 - 1:30 PM

Back by popular demand for our 10th year! Using Zoom, professional book discussion leader Susan Boyar will discuss 4 short stories published in The New Yorker magazine over 4 consecutive weeks: July 17th, July 24th, July 31st, and August 7th. Story titles will be announced one week prior to the discussion.

Juggling with Jason Tardy

Wed, Aug 07, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Brubeck Room

Children entering kindergarten and up and their families will thrill to a mix of high-energy juggling and wild offbeat comedy. Jason Tardy's fearlessness and constant funny banter makes his show a must for audiences of all ages. Registration required. Drop-ins welcome if space allows.

American Red Cross Blood Drive

Thu, Aug 08, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location: Brubeck Room

Please come to Wilton Library to donate blood on August 8 between 11am and 4pm. The Red Cross is low on donations and every pint helps. For more information, visit www. redcrossblood. org. Appointment Hours: 11:00AM - 4:00PM. To sign up, click here or go to www. redcrossblood. org and use sponsor code WiltonLibrary. Walk-ins will be accommodated.

Cruising Crawlers Baby Storytime

Thu, Aug 08, 11:15 - 11:45 AM
Location: Children's Program Room

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

Needlework Crafts Group (Drop-in)

Thu, Aug 08, 1:00 - 2:30 PM
Location: Presidents' Room

Weekly drop-in for Needlework Crafters. All welcome whether you knit, crochet, needlepoint, embroider or do any other needlework by hand. Make new friends, get tips and share ideas while working on your own projects, or a group project for donation to a charitable cause. Bring your own materials. No registration required.

Second Saturday Summer Storytime

Sat, Aug 10, 10:30 - 11:00 AM
Location: Children's Program Room

Children ages 2 and up and their caregivers are invited to join us for this summer family storytime! Participants will hear stories, sing songs, learn rhymes, do movement activities, and use scarves, or instruments, while building literacy and social skills. Fun for the whole family! Feel free to stay after to socialize! No registration required.

Tiny Travelers Storytime

Tue, Aug 13, 10:15 - 10:45 AM
Location: Children's Program Room

Children ages 1 to 5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for this family storytime! Participants will hear stories, sing songs, learn rhymes, do movement activities, and use scarves or instruments, while building literacy and social skills. Fun for the whole family! Feel free to stay after to socialize. No registration required.

iPhone Photo Editing & Enhancements, Photo Storage and Organization

Tue, Aug 13, 6:30 - 8:30 PM

Join us on Zoom to learn how to edit and enhance your photos with confidence using the Photos app on your iPhone. The built-in editing and enhancement tools are amazing and you can easily fine tune your photos in just a few minutes.

Tiny Travelers Storytime

Wed, Aug 14, 10:15 - 10:45 AM
Location: Children's Program Room

Children ages 1 to 5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for this family storytime! Participants will hear stories, sing songs, learn rhymes, do movement activities, and use scarves or instruments, while building literacy and social skills. Fun for the whole family! Feel free to stay after to socialize. No registration required.

Animal Embassy

Wed, Aug 14, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Brubeck Room

Children entering kindergarten and up can take a journey around the globe with incredible live Animal Ambassadors. We’ll meet animals from diverse habitats such as a Eurasian Eagle Owl or an Indian Peahen.

Cruising Crawlers Baby Storytime

Thu, Aug 15, 11:15 - 11:45 AM
Location: Children's Program Room

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

Needlework Crafts Group (Drop-in)

Thu, Aug 15, 1:00 - 2:30 PM
Location: Presidents' Room

Weekly drop-in for Needlework Crafters. All welcome whether you knit, crochet, needlepoint, embroider or do any other needlework by hand. Make new friends, get tips and share ideas while working on your own projects, or a group project for donation to a charitable cause. Bring your own materials. No registration required.

CT Poetry Society Workshop

Sat, Aug 17, 2:00 - 4:00 PM
Location: Rimer Room

Please join us for the next CT Poetry Society workshop at the library. All that is required is the willingness to share some poetry that you have written by reading it aloud to the group. Poets should email a copy of their poems to Ed Ahern at salmonier@aol. com. He will distribute the poems to the group shortly before the session.

Gazebo Storytime at the Farmer's Market

Wed, Aug 21, 2:00 - 2:30 PM
Location: Gazebo

Join us at the farmer's market for a fun family storytime inside the gazebo. Children ages 2 and up and their caregivers will enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs. Fun for the whole family! No registration required. In case of inclement weather, the storytime will move into the Story Room in the Children's Library.

Needlework Crafts Group (Drop-in)

Thu, Aug 22, 1:00 - 2:30 PM
Location: Presidents' Room

Weekly drop-in for Needlework Crafters. All welcome whether you knit, crochet, needlepoint, embroider or do any other needlework by hand. Make new friends, get tips and share ideas while working on your own projects, or a group project for donation to a charitable cause. Bring your own materials. No registration required.

Introduction to Modern Square Dancing

Thu, Aug 22, 6:30 - 8:00 PM
Location: Brubeck Room

Join us for a free square dance lesson. After a brief introduction and demonstration, you will have the opportunity to get up on the dance floor and join a square. With experienced dancers as your guides, you will learn several basic dance steps and be dancing (and smiling) within the first 5 minutes of your participation.

Tales to Tails

Sat, Aug 24, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Children's Program Room

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

Needlework Crafts Group (Drop-in)

Thu, Aug 29, 1:00 - 2:30 PM
Location: Presidents' Room

Weekly drop-in for Needlework Crafters. All welcome whether you knit, crochet, needlepoint, embroider or do any other needlework by hand. Make new friends, get tips and share ideas while working on your own projects, or a group project for donation to a charitable cause. Bring your own materials. No registration required.

Labor Day

Mon, Sep 02

Wilton Library will be closed on Monday, September 2 in observance of Labor Day.

Gazebo Storytime at the Farmer's Market

Wed, Sep 04, 2:00 - 2:30 PM
Location: Gazebo

Join us at the farmer's market for a fun family storytime inside the gazebo. Children ages 2 and up and their caregivers will enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs. Fun for the whole family! No registration required. In case of inclement weather, the storytime will move into the Story Room in the Children's Library.

Needlework Crafts Group (Drop-in)

Thu, Sep 05, 1:00 - 2:30 PM
Location: Presidents' Room

Weekly drop-in for Needlework Crafters. All welcome whether you knit, crochet, needlepoint, embroider or do any other needlework by hand. Make new friends, get tips and share ideas while working on your own projects, or a group project for donation to a charitable cause. Bring your own materials. No registration required.

Great Decisions: A Global Affairs Discussion Series

Mon, Sep 09, 6:30 - 8:00 PM
Location: Rimer Room

Please join us for the 2024 topics in the Great Decisions discussion series focused on current world affairs. Created by the Foreign Policy Association (FPA), the Great Decisions discussion series has been run annually by a wide variety of libraries and educational institutions across the country for nearly 60 years.

Needlework Crafts Group (Drop-in)

Thu, Sep 12, 1:00 - 2:30 PM
Location: Presidents' Room

Weekly drop-in for Needlework Crafters. All welcome whether you knit, crochet, needlepoint, embroider or do any other needlework by hand. Make new friends, get tips and share ideas while working on your own projects, or a group project for donation to a charitable cause. Bring your own materials. No registration required.

Weir Farm: Inspiring an Artistic Legacy

Thu, Sep 12, 6:30 - 8:00 PM
Location: Rimer Room

Please join Park Ranger Kristin Lessard for an introduction to Weir Farm National Historical Park. The discussion will include a brief history of Weir Farm and how it became part of the National Park Service, as well as current programs and opportunities to get involved.

Great Decisions: A Global Affairs Discussion Series

Mon, Sep 16, 6:30 - 8:00 PM
Location: Rimer Room

Please join us for the 2024 topics in the Great Decisions discussion series focused on current world affairs. Created by the Foreign Policy Association (FPA), the Great Decisions discussion series has been run annually by a wide variety of libraries and educational institutions across the country for nearly 60 years.

Needlework Crafts Group (Drop-in)

Thu, Sep 19, 1:00 - 2:30 PM
Location: Presidents' Room

Weekly drop-in for Needlework Crafters. All welcome whether you knit, crochet, needlepoint, embroider or do any other needlework by hand. Make new friends, get tips and share ideas while working on your own projects, or a group project for donation to a charitable cause. Bring your own materials. No registration required.

CT Poetry Society Workshop

Sat, Sep 21, 2:00 - 4:00 PM
Location: Rimer Room

Please join us for the next CT Poetry Society workshop at the library. All that is required is the willingness to share some poetry that you have written by reading it aloud to the group. Poets should email a copy of their poems to Ed Ahern at salmonier@aol. com. He will distribute the poems to the group shortly before the session.

Great Decisions: A Global Affairs Discussion Series

Mon, Sep 23, 6:30 - 8:00 PM
Location: Rimer Room

Please join us for the 2024 topics in the Great Decisions discussion series focused on current world affairs. Created by the Foreign Policy Association (FPA), the Great Decisions discussion series has been run annually by a wide variety of libraries and educational institutions across the country for nearly 60 years.

Needlework Crafts Group (Drop-in)

Thu, Sep 26, 1:00 - 2:30 PM
Location: Presidents' Room

Weekly drop-in for Needlework Crafters. All welcome whether you knit, crochet, needlepoint, embroider or do any other needlework by hand. Make new friends, get tips and share ideas while working on your own projects, or a group project for donation to a charitable cause. Bring your own materials. No registration required.

Great Decisions: A Global Affairs Discussion Series

Mon, Sep 30, 6:30 - 8:00 PM
Location: Rimer Room

Please join us for the 2024 topics in the Great Decisions discussion series focused on current world affairs. Created by the Foreign Policy Association (FPA), the Great Decisions discussion series has been run annually by a wide variety of libraries and educational institutions across the country for nearly 60 years.

Needlework Crafts Group (Drop-in)

Thu, Oct 03, 1:00 - 2:30 PM
Location: Presidents' Room

Weekly drop-in for Needlework Crafters. All welcome whether you knit, crochet, needlepoint, embroider or do any other needlework by hand. Make new friends, get tips and share ideas while working on your own projects, or a group project for donation to a charitable cause. Bring your own materials. No registration required.

AARP Driver Safety Class

Sat, Oct 05, 10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: Rimer Room

Please join us for this in-person session of the AARP Driver Safety Program, which is the nation's first and largest classroom driver safety course designed especially for drivers age 50 and older, although all ages are welcome.

Great Decisions: A Global Affairs Discussion Series

Mon, Oct 07, 6:30 - 8:00 PM
Location: Rimer Room

Please join us for the 2024 topics in the Great Decisions discussion series focused on current world affairs. Created by the Foreign Policy Association (FPA), the Great Decisions discussion series has been run annually by a wide variety of libraries and educational institutions across the country for nearly 60 years.

Needlework Crafts Group (Drop-in)

Thu, Oct 10, 1:00 - 2:30 PM
Location: Presidents' Room

Weekly drop-in for Needlework Crafters. All welcome whether you knit, crochet, needlepoint, embroider or do any other needlework by hand. Make new friends, get tips and share ideas while working on your own projects, or a group project for donation to a charitable cause. Bring your own materials. No registration required.

Indigenous Peoples' Day

Mon, Oct 14

Wilton Library will be closed on Monday, October 14 in observance of Columbus Day / Indigenous Peoples' Day.

Great Decisions: A Global Affairs Discussion Series

Tue, Oct 15, 6:30 - 8:00 PM
Location: Rimer Room

Please join us for the 2024 topics in the Great Decisions discussion series focused on current world affairs. Created by the Foreign Policy Association (FPA), the Great Decisions discussion series has been run annually by a wide variety of libraries and educational institutions across the country for nearly 60 years.

Needlework Crafts Group (Drop-in)

Thu, Oct 17, 1:00 - 2:30 PM
Location: Presidents' Room

Weekly drop-in for Needlework Crafters. All welcome whether you knit, crochet, needlepoint, embroider or do any other needlework by hand. Make new friends, get tips and share ideas while working on your own projects, or a group project for donation to a charitable cause. Bring your own materials. No registration required.

CT Poetry Society Workshop

Sat, Oct 19, 2:00 - 4:00 PM
Location: Rimer Room

Please join us for the next CT Poetry Society workshop at the library. All that is required is the willingness to share some poetry that you have written by reading it aloud to the group. Poets should email a copy of their poems to Ed Ahern at salmonier@aol. com. He will distribute the poems to the group shortly before the session.

Great Decisions: A Global Affairs Discussion Series

Mon, Oct 21, 6:30 - 8:00 PM
Location: Rimer Room

Please join us for the 2024 topics in the Great Decisions discussion series focused on current world affairs. Created by the Foreign Policy Association (FPA), the Great Decisions discussion series has been run annually by a wide variety of libraries and educational institutions across the country for nearly 60 years.

Needlework Crafts Group (Drop-in)

Thu, Oct 24, 1:00 - 2:30 PM
Location: Presidents' Room

Weekly drop-in for Needlework Crafters. All welcome whether you knit, crochet, needlepoint, embroider or do any other needlework by hand. Make new friends, get tips and share ideas while working on your own projects, or a group project for donation to a charitable cause. Bring your own materials. No registration required.

Great Decisions: A Global Affairs Discussion Series

Mon, Oct 28, 6:30 - 8:00 PM
Location: Rimer Room

Please join us for the 2024 topics in the Great Decisions discussion series focused on current world affairs. Created by the Foreign Policy Association (FPA), the Great Decisions discussion series has been run annually by a wide variety of libraries and educational institutions across the country for nearly 60 years.

Needlework Crafts Group (Drop-in)

Thu, Oct 31, 1:00 - 2:30 PM
Location: Presidents' Room

Weekly drop-in for Needlework Crafters. All welcome whether you knit, crochet, needlepoint, embroider or do any other needlework by hand. Make new friends, get tips and share ideas while working on your own projects, or a group project for donation to a charitable cause. Bring your own materials. No registration required.

Needlework Crafts Group (Drop-in)

Thu, Nov 07, 1:00 - 2:30 PM
Location: Presidents' Room

Weekly drop-in for Needlework Crafters. All welcome whether you knit, crochet, needlepoint, embroider or do any other needlework by hand. Make new friends, get tips and share ideas while working on your own projects, or a group project for donation to a charitable cause. Bring your own materials. No registration required.

Needlework Crafts Group (Drop-in)

Thu, Nov 14, 1:00 - 2:30 PM
Location: Presidents' Room

Weekly drop-in for Needlework Crafters. All welcome whether you knit, crochet, needlepoint, embroider or do any other needlework by hand. Make new friends, get tips and share ideas while working on your own projects, or a group project for donation to a charitable cause. Bring your own materials. No registration required.

CT Poetry Society Workshop

Sat, Nov 16, 2:00 - 4:00 PM
Location: Rimer Room

Please join us for the next CT Poetry Society workshop at the library. All that is required is the willingness to share some poetry that you have written by reading it aloud to the group. Poets should email a copy of their poems to Ed Ahern at salmonier@aol. com. He will distribute the poems to the group shortly before the session.

Needlework Crafts Group (Drop-in)

Thu, Nov 21, 1:00 - 2:30 PM
Location: Presidents' Room

Weekly drop-in for Needlework Crafters. All welcome whether you knit, crochet, needlepoint, embroider or do any other needlework by hand. Make new friends, get tips and share ideas while working on your own projects, or a group project for donation to a charitable cause. Bring your own materials. No registration required.

Thanksgiving

Thu, Nov 28

The library will be closed on Thursday, November 28 for the Thanksgiving holiday.

Needlework Crafts Group (Drop-in)

Thu, Dec 05, 1:00 - 2:30 PM
Location: Presidents' Room

Weekly drop-in for Needlework Crafters. All welcome whether you knit, crochet, needlepoint, embroider or do any other needlework by hand. Make new friends, get tips and share ideas while working on your own projects, or a group project for donation to a charitable cause. Bring your own materials. No registration required.

Needlework Crafts Group (Drop-in)

Thu, Dec 12, 1:00 - 2:30 PM
Location: Presidents' Room

Weekly drop-in for Needlework Crafters. All welcome whether you knit, crochet, needlepoint, embroider or do any other needlework by hand. Make new friends, get tips and share ideas while working on your own projects, or a group project for donation to a charitable cause. Bring your own materials. No registration required.

Needlework Crafts Group (Drop-in)

Thu, Dec 19, 1:00 - 2:30 PM
Location: Presidents' Room

Weekly drop-in for Needlework Crafters. All welcome whether you knit, crochet, needlepoint, embroider or do any other needlework by hand. Make new friends, get tips and share ideas while working on your own projects, or a group project for donation to a charitable cause. Bring your own materials. No registration required.

CT Poetry Society Workshop

Sat, Dec 21, 2:00 - 4:00 PM
Location: Rimer Room

Please join us for the next CT Poetry Society workshop at the library. All that is required is the willingness to share some poetry that you have written by reading it aloud to the group. Poets should email a copy of their poems to Ed Ahern at salmonier@aol. com. He will distribute the poems to the group shortly before the session.

Christmas

Tue, Dec 24 - Wed, Dec 25

The library will be closed Tuesday, December 24 - Wednesday, December 25 for the Christmas holiday.

Needlework Crafts Group (Drop-in)

Thu, Dec 26, 1:00 - 2:30 PM
Location: Presidents' Room

Weekly drop-in for Needlework Crafters. All welcome whether you knit, crochet, needlepoint, embroider or do any other needlework by hand. Make new friends, get tips and share ideas while working on your own projects, or a group project for donation to a charitable cause. Bring your own materials. No registration required.

New Year

Tue, Dec 31 - Wed, Jan 01

The library will be closed Tuesday, December 31 - Wednesday, January 1 for the New Year holiday.

Needlework Crafts Group (Drop-in)

Thu, Jan 02, 1:00 - 2:30 PM
Location: Presidents' Room

Weekly drop-in for Needlework Crafters. All welcome whether you knit, crochet, needlepoint, embroider or do any other needlework by hand. Make new friends, get tips and share ideas while working on your own projects, or a group project for donation to a charitable cause. Bring your own materials. No registration required.