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Monday December 5, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM Wilmington Community Playgroup     Tell a Friend
   

Drop in for a fun playgroup led by the CTI Family Resource Network. Ages 2-5

 
misc_scissors 12:00 PM  -  1:00 PM Couponers     Tell a Friend
   

Bring your coupons to trade.  Get tips from other couponers!

 
misc_none 2:30 PM  -  4:00 PM Author Talk: Island of Worthy Boys     Tell a Friend
   

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Thompson Island, one of the Boston Harbor Islands, housed a school for “worthy” boys from 1833 to 1975 educating orphaned boys and those from poor but worthy families. Join author Connie Mayo as she talks about her novel The Island of Worthy Boys and the history on which it is based.

 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Cookie Exchange     Tell a Friend
   

Featured Cookbook: King Arthur Flour Cookie Companion
Cookies say holidays! This special evening edition of Cookin’ the Books features King Arthur Flour Cookie Companion. Pick up a copy of the cookbook at the library, email your recipe selection to Lisa Crispin (lcrispin@wilmlibrary.org), make three dozen; then come to the meeting and go home with a variety of cookies.

        There are many spaces available.
Tuesday December 6, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:45 PM Art Adventures: James Dean     Tell a Friend
   

Create your own masterpiece in the style of James Dean, illustrator of Pete the Cat. We’ll explore different forms of media and techniques to make one of a kind artwork for you to take home.  Grades 1-5

   
 
misc_none 6:30 PM Teen Trivia Tuesdays     Tell a Friend
   

Show us your smarts at pub-style trivia! Play against your parents and friends, putting your pop culture knowledge to the test. The winning team walks off with prizes (and bragging rights!). Snacks are provided.

       
Wednesday December 7, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:45 PM Kindergarten Book Club     Tell a Friend
   

This book club is for kindergarteners who miss storytime or those who love to be read to.  We will read a book or two together, discuss it, and then do a fun activity.  

   
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Digital Security     Tell a Friend
   

Are you uncomfortable putting personal information online because you doubt it will be safe? Technology Librarian, Brad McKenna, will provide helpful tips on how to tell if your information is safe on any given webpage.

        There are many spaces available.
Thursday December 8, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Homemade Gifts for the Holidays     Tell a Friend
   

Library staff will present several craft ideas for holiday gift giving. The cost, time commitment and necessary supplies will be shared for each craft plus printed instructions will be provided. There will be a hands-on craft for all to do after the panel presentation. Craft samples will be raffled as well. Holiday refreshments served.

        There are many spaces available.
Monday December 12, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Networkers: Exploring Entrepreneurship: The SBA Advantage     Tell a Friend
   

This workshop will provide information on the various Small Business Administration (SBA) programs and services available for start-up and existing businesses.   Learn how the SBA can assist in starting or growing a business.  Led by Lisa Gonzalez Welch, SBA Economic Development Specialist.

        There are many spaces available.
 
misc_none 3:45 PM Gingerbread Houses     Tell a Friend
   

It’s a tradition here to ring in the holidays by making an edible winter cottage.  Construct a gingerbread house out of graham crackers. Then decorate it with gumdrops and candy and chocolate and more!  Please bring 2 empty, clean school milk cartons. All ages

   
 
misc_none 7:00 PM Gingerbread Houses     Tell a Friend
   

It’s a tradition here to ring in the holidays by making an edible winter cottage.  Construct a gingerbread house out of graham crackers. Then decorate it with gumdrops and candy and chocolate and more!  Please bring 2 empty, clean school milk cartons. All ages

   
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Tuesday December 13, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM Exploration Station: Bears     Tell a Friend
   

Explore the world of bears through hands on activities. Ages 3-5

       
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:30 PM How-to: Make a Wine Tag and Gift Card (limit 15)     Tell a Friend
   

Master papercrafter Elaine Sousa will lead the group in making a decorative holiday wine tag that will dress up any bottle of wine; attendees will also make a holiday gift card holder to add the finishing touch to a festive gift for the holiday season.

        There are 6 spaces available.
Wednesday December 14, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM Read to Zoey     Tell a Friend
   

Zoey is a great listener who loves to have kids of all ages read to her and improve their reading skills.  Zoey has been certified as a therapy dog by the Pets & People Foundation.  Please call 978-694-2098 to sign up for a 15-minute session.

 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Digital Life: Gizmos and Gadgets     Tell a Friend
   

Learn about some of the new technology that has been recently introduced to the market, including robotic vacuums, e-readers, electronic pens, GPS’s, wireless keyboards, web cams, and more. Professor Ethel Schuster from Northern Essex Community College Speaker’s Bureau will bring her suitcase filled with new technology and give the audience a chance to try it themselves. 

        There are many spaces available.
Thursday December 15, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:45 AM Crafternoons: Soaps     Tell a Friend
   

Make sweet-smelling glycerin soaps to give as holiday gifts, or to keep for yourself! Grades 4-8

   
 
misc_none 2:30 PM  -  3:00 PM Boston Opera Guy     Tell a Friend
   

Marshall Ames Richards, better known as the Boston Opera Guy, will sing an array of art songs, sacred music, and opera arias in Italian, French, German, Latin, and English, as well as a few holiday songs to celebrate the season.  Marshall, a lyric tenor, was featured in the Boston Globe and on WCVB Channel 5’s Chronicle this past summer.

        There are many spaces available.
Friday December 16, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:45 PM R.E.A.D. Middle Grade Book Club     Tell a Friend
   

Read, Eat and Discuss Story Thieves by James Riley. Grades 4-5.

       
Monday December 19, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM Little Movers     Tell a Friend
   

Let’s move! Join us for singing, dancing and moving around! Ages 1-2

   
Tuesday December 20, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM Holiday Storytime     Tell a Friend
   

Enjoy a special holiday themed storytime. We’ll sing holiday songs and make a fun craft! Ages 3-5

   
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Movie Night: The Magnificent Seven     Tell a Friend
   

This month we will be showing the movie The Magnificent Seven starring Denzel Washington and Chris Pratt and directed by Antoine Fuqua. 

In this remake of the 1960s classic, seven gunslingers join forces to protect a small town from a mining tycoon and his goons, who plan to seize the residents' land by force. 

Rated PG-13

Fresh popcorn provided. Children under the age of 10 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. 

        There are many spaces available.
Wednesday December 21, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:45 PM Star Mag     Tell a Friend
   

Drop in to help create this magazine written by, for and about kids, and published by the library.  Bring in finished, original artwork, puzzles, poems, comics, jokes, or create it while you are here. Grades 3-5

 
misc_none 6:30 PM Sparky‚Äôs Puppets: Stories From Snowy Lands     Tell a Friend
   

Watch Jack Frost’s magic bring a snowman to life. Laugh at the antics of a boastful bear who goes ice fishing and visit a shoemaker’s shop on a wintry day! Ages 3+

       
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Tuesday December 27, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM Minecraft Fun     Tell a Friend
   

Come play Minecraft with other enthusiasts. Grades 1-3

       
 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Folded Book Pet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Brittany Tuttle     btuttle@wilmlibrary.org
   

Learn to fold book pages into a dog or cat with WHS volunteer Michael! All supplies are provided. 

        There are 8 spaces available.
 
misc_none 2:00 PM Minecraft Fun     Tell a Friend
   

Come play Minecraft with other enthusiasts.  Grades 3-5

       
 
misc_none 6:30 PM Cupcake Wars     Tell a Friend
   

Ring in 2017 a few days early with a cupcake celebration! Using a variety of toppings in two rounds of competition, contestants must create the most appealing confections to nab the title of Top Decorator.

       
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Creative Writing Skill Building     Tell a Friend
   

Learn and apply writing tips, tools, and techniques shared by published authors and other writing experts. Open to all who want to improve their writing skills. Please provide email address when registering so you can receive prep materials in advance. Led by local writing enthusiast Barbara Alevras.

        There are many spaces available.
Wednesday December 28, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM Preschool Dance Party     Tell a Friend
   

Let’s dance! We’ll do the hokey-pokey, the bunny hop, the chicken dance and more!  Ages 3-6

       
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  5:00 PM All You Can Read Buffet     Tell a Friend
   

This popular event is back!  Come to this marathon read and eat-in.  Bring something comfortable to lounge upon, and read away.  Munch on yummy snacks, enjoy a hot chocolate topping bar, and finish with a pizza party.  Grades 4-8

       
 
misc_none 6:30 PM Music and More with Bernadette Baird     Tell a Friend
   

Bernadette Baird presents music and movement for toddlers and young children through age three. Sing, play musical instruments and dance. Ages 1-3

       
Thursday December 29, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM Library Gym Class     Tell a Friend
   

The cold outside doesn’t mean we can’t still play some fun and active games.  Let’s burn off some energy playing freeze tag, dodge ball, and other schoolyard games inside at the library! Grades 1-3

       
Saturday December 31, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM Noon Year's Eve     Tell a Friend
   

Ring in the New Year a little early!  We’ll make party hats, and noise makers, have some fun snacks and make some noise as we watch the ball drop and count down until noon. Grades Kindergarten-5

       
Sunday January 1, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none Snowman Scavenger Hunt     Tell a Friend
   

Snowmen are hiding all around the children’s room. Fine nine snowmen dressed up as book characters. Submit your entry for a chance to win a prize.

January 1 - January 31

Tuesday January 3, 2017 -  Tuesday February 7, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM Storytime for Three Year Olds     Tell a Friend
   

This theme-based storytime for three year olds includes books, rhymes, music and a fun craft.  It is designed to be a “kids-only” program, but parents and caregivers are welcome to attend.

       
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misc_none 10:30 AM Storytime for Four and Five Year Olds     Tell a Friend
   

This theme-based storytime for four and five year olds includes books, rhymes, music and a fun craft.  It is designed to be a “kids-only” program, but parents and caregivers are welcome to attend.

       
Tuesday January 3, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  1:00 PM Cookin' the Books     Tell a Friend
   

Featured Cookbook: The Food Lab by J. Kenji Lopez-Alt
If you love to cook and enjoy talking about food and sharing recipes then this group is for you.  Pick up a copy of the cookbook (or find a recipe from the book online) and email your recipe selection to leader Lisa Crispin (lcrispin@wilmlibrary.org). Bring your dish to the meeting and enjoy sampling everyone’s dishes!

        There are many spaces available.
 
misc_none 6:30 PM Trivia Tuesdays     Tell a Friend
   

Show us your smarts at pub-style trivia! Play against your parents and friends, putting your pop culture knowledge to the test. The winning team walks off with prizes (and bragging rights!). Snacks are provided.

    The registration period has not begun.
Wednesday January 4, 2017 -  Tuesday February 7, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM Baby Times: Wednesday     Tell a Friend
   

This program of songs, rhymes, games and picture books is for babies under the age of two years and their caregivers.  Siblings are welcome to participate if caregivers cannot attend without them.

Participants are asked to register for either Wednesday or Thursday.

       
Wednesday January 4, 2017 -  Wednesday February 8, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM Preschool Storytime     Tell a Friend
   

This mixed-age storytime for preschoolers includes books, rhymes, music and a fun craft.  Parents and caregivers are encouraged to accompany the child and participate in the activities.

       
Wednesday January 4, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 3:45 PM Kindergarten Book Club     Tell a Friend
   

This book club is for kindergarteners who miss storytime or those who love to be read to.  We will read a book or two together, discuss it, and then do a fun activity.  

       
 
misc_none 6:30 PM Books and Cookies     Tell a Friend
   

Join us as we read The Miraculous Journey of Edward of Edward Tulane by Kate DiCamillo in this four week series -  January 4, 11, 18, 25.  We’ll enjoy hot chocolate and cookies as we read the book together. If you need to miss a session, we will tell you the pages you should read while you’re gone. Each child will receive a complimentary copy of the book and a scented bookmark. Grades 1-3

       
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Digitize It     Tell a Friend
   

Were you looking at old photos or watching old home movies over the holidays? If so, come to the library to learn how you can digitize these items so that you’ll be able to enjoy them for years to come.  Led by Brad McKenna, IT Librarian.

        There are many spaces available.
Thursday January 5, 2017 -  Thursday February 9, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM Baby Times: Thursday     Tell a Friend
   

This program of songs, rhymes, games and picture books is for babies under the age of two years and their caregivers.  Siblings are welcome to participate if caregivers cannot attend without them.

Participants are asked to register for either Wednesday or Thursday.

       
 
misc_none 10:30 AM Time for Twos     Tell a Friend
   

This fun program is for two year-olds and features books, songs, rhymes, music and movement. Parents and caregivers accompany the child into the story room and participate in the activities.

       
Thursday January 5, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 3:45 PM LEGO Building     Tell a Friend
   

Build a unique LEGO creation.  Kindergarten+

 
misc_none 6:30 PM Read to Zoey     Tell a Friend
   

Zoey is a great listener who loves to have kids of all ages read to her and improve their reading skills.  Zoey has been certified as a therapy dog by the Pets & People Foundation.  Please call 978-694-2098 to sign up for a 15-minute session.

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misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Hypnosis and EFT     Tell a Friend
   

Join Andrew Morris, Owner of a Better Life Hypnosis & Reiki for an exciting, informative and fun presentation on Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT) and Hypnosis. These techniques can be used for stress and pain reduction, smoking cessation, to improve memory and concentration, and more.  You will be invited to participate in group relaxation, meditation, EFT and hypnosis exercises.

    The registration period has not begun.
 
lib_book_cook 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Pints + Pages     Tell a Friend
   

Featured Book: We Were Liars by E. Lockhart

Location: TBD, Wilmington
A social book group geared towards readers in their 20’s and 30’s.  The group meets on the first Thursday of every other month.  The book discussion will be hosted by librarians from the Wilmington and Reading Public Libraries. Meeting location rotates between Wilmington and Reading.   

    The registration period has not begun.
Friday January 6, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM Drop-in Storytime     Tell a Friend
   

Drop in for stories, songs, rhymes and a fun craft!  Space is limited. Tickets will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis.  Ages 3-5 and one or more adults

Saturday January 7, 2017 Go To Top
lib_book_quill 9:15 AM  -  11:30 AM Writing Group     Tell a Friend
   

If you love to write and seek feedback, then join our writing group. When registering, please provide your email address so you can receive an agenda and any prep materials in advance.  Open to all genres and levels. Led by local writing enthusiast, Barbara Alevras.

    The registration period has not begun.
Monday January 9, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM Exploration Station: Dinosaurs     Tell a Friend
   

Explore the science of dinosaurs through hands on activities. Ages 3-5

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misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Networkers: Networking and Volunteering     Tell a Friend
   

There is a way to improve your job prospects and keep your skills sharp at the same time—volunteering. Non-profits need your professional skills to help them run the “business” side of their enterprise.  In turn, you can give back to the community, meet new people, and build relationships while keeping current.  Presenter Jack Wang is the Program Site Director for Jericho Road Project of Greater Lowell.

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misc_none 6:30 PM Sciencetellers: Dragons     Tell a Friend
   

Join us as we learn about dry ice and the changing states of matter through the tale of "Dragons & Dreams." Wouldn't dragon's breath be an amazing sight to see?! Well, get ready to see it, feel it, smell it and maybe even taste it! This story features interactive and explosive experiments with dry ice, fog, bubbles, flying rockets and more. Grades Kindergarten-5

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Tuesday January 10, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 3:45 PM Art Adventures: Weaving     Tell a Friend
   

Learn simple weaving and bring home a one of a kind piece to take home. Grades 1-5

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anim_chicken 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM How to Raise Chickens at Home     Tell a Friend
   

Tired of store bought eggs? Wilmington resident Amanda Munsie from Bountiful Basket Farm will talk how to get started raising chickens at home including choosing a chicken breed, raising chicks, chicken care, collecting and storing eggs, and more. 

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Wednesday January 11, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Tax Tips     Tell a Friend
   

Wilmington resident and tax consultant Joe DiJulia will remind taxpayers of certain tax breaks and deductions available for qualifying expenses in the 2016 tax year.  Items to be reviewed include: Roth IRAs, traditional IRAs, 401Ks, tuition and fees deductions, American Opportunity credit, Lifetime Learning Credit, and more.

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Thursday January 12, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Meditation with Dr. Allan Hughes     Tell a Friend
   

Dr. Allan Hughes, a long-time meditator who has been giving workshops and seminars on meditation in various parts of the country, will lead this workshop offering effective techniques that can make your dream of finding inner peace a reality.

    The registration period has not begun.
Friday January 13, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM Drop-In Storytime     Tell a Friend
   

Drop in for stories, songs, rhymes and a fun craft!  Space is limited. Tickets will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis.  Ages 3-5 and one or more adults

 

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Tuesday January 17, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Movie Night: The Girl on the Train     Tell a Friend
   

This month we will be showing the movie The Girl on the Train starring Emily Blunt and Haley Bennett and directed by Tate Taylor. 

A divorcee becomes entangled in a missing persons investigation that promises to send shockwaves throughout her life.

Rated R

Fresh popcorn provided. Children under the age of 10 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. 

    The registration period has not begun.
Wednesday January 18, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 3:45 PM Star Mag     Tell a Friend
   

Drop in to help create this magazine written by, for and about kids, and published by the library.  Bring in finished, original artwork, puzzles, poems, comics, jokes, or create it while you are here. Grades 3-5

Thursday January 19, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 3:45 AM Crafternoons: Cards     Tell a Friend
   

Create embossed and stamped cards. It’s not too early to get ready for Valentine’s Day! Grades 4-8

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misc_none 2:30 PM  -  4:00 PM Musical Stylings of Cassan and Muratore     Tell a Friend
   

Roberto Cassan on accordion and John Muratore on guitar will perform unique arrangements of Italian music, Argentine tangos, and original compositions.  Don’t miss this afternoon of beautiful music! Presented in partnership with the Buzzell Senior Center.

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misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Novel Ideas: Fiction Book Group     Tell a Friend
   

Featured Book: Black Rabbit Hall by Eve Chase

Book Talkin’ with Eileen MacDougall 6:30-7pm. Great way to learn about new books!Enjoy reading fiction? Join the library’s fiction book group led by Adult Services Librarian, Kim Rowley. Please stop by the library to pick up a copy of the featured book. Book groups are a wonderful way to expand your reading interests and meet others in the community.

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Friday January 20, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM Drop-In Storytime     Tell a Friend
   

Drop in for stories, songs, rhymes and a fun craft!  Space is limited. Tickets will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis.  Ages 3-5 and one or more adults

 

 
misc_none 3:45 PM R.E.A.D. Middle Grade Book Club     Tell a Friend
   

Read, Eat and Discuss Monstrous by MarcyKate Connolly. Grades 4-5.

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Saturday January 21, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM Drop-In Baby Times     Tell a Friend
   

Babies and their caregivers will enjoy this fun storytime that includes rhymes, songs, books, scarves, shakers, bubbles and more.  Infants through 24 months

 
misc_none 10:30 AM Dads and Donuts     Tell a Friend
   

Dads and their kids ages two and up are invited to drop in for stories, songs, rhymes and more.  Moms, grandparents and other caregivers are welcome, too! Ages 2-5 and one or more adults

 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Fairy Tale Workshop *RR     Tell a Friend
   

MarcyKate Connolly, author of Monstrous and Ravenous will present a workshop on fairy tales and how they have evolved in modern literature.  She will also cover the writing process from the initial idea to drafting and the revision process. Grades 4-8

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Monday January 23, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM Little Movers     Tell a Friend
   

Let’s move! Join us for singing, dancing and moving around! Ages 1-2

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misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Networkers: Have You Checked Your Map Lately?     Tell a Friend
   

Having an accurate map to navigate to your destination is a clear plus. If you are not getting the results you want, just being persistent and trying harder is not enough—you may need a new map. Tom McDonough, a career coach from Appia, will help you explore insights from mindfulness, neuroscience and performance research that can increase your well-being and resilience and help you navigate the correct path.

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misc_none 6:30 PM PJ Storytime     Tell a Friend
   

Wear your snuggly pajamas and bring your favorite teddy bear or blanket and enjoy stories, songs, rhymes and more! Ages 2-5 and one or more adults

Tuesday January 24, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM Read to Zoey     Tell a Friend
   

Zoey is a great listener who loves to have kids of all ages read to her and improve their reading skills.  Zoey has been certified as a therapy dog by the Pets & People Foundation.  Please call 978-694-2098 to sign up for a 15-minute session.

 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Creative Writing Skill Building     Tell a Friend
   

Learn and apply writing tips, tools, and techniques shared by published authors and other writing experts. Open to all who want to improve their writing skills. Please provide email address when registering so you can receive prep materials in advance. Led by local writing enthusiast Barbara Alevras.

    The registration period has not begun.
Wednesday January 25, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM First Look Book Group *RR     Tell a Friend
   

Want to discover the next big thing in YA lit? Galley Group is for you! Hang out with other teen fiction aficionados and read books before they’re published. Snacks provided.

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misc_none 6:30 PM Music and More with Bernadette Baird     Tell a Friend
   

Bernadette Baird presents music and movement for toddlers and young children through age three. Sing, play musical instruments and dance. Ages 1-3

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Thursday January 26, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Essential Oils with Dianne McCarthy     Tell a Friend
   

Learn about various oils and their uses, what to look for and how to use them safely.  Dianne has done extensive research and distributes an organic line of oils.

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Friday January 27, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM Drop-In Storytime     Tell a Friend
   

Drop in for stories, songs, rhymes and a fun craft!  Space is limited. Tickets will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis.  Ages 3-5 and one or more adults

 

 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  11:00 PM Big Board Games Not-Quite-Sleepover *RR     Tell a Friend
   

Join us at the library after hours to play life size board games! Round out this evening of GIANT fun with crafts, snacks, and movies. Grades 4-8

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Wednesday February 1, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 3:45 PM Kindergarten Book Club     Tell a Friend
   

This book club is for kindergarteners who miss storytime or those who love to be read to.  We will read a book or two together, discuss it, and then do a fun activity.  

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misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Digital Clouds     Tell a Friend
   

Come learn about that mysterious Cloud. Technology Librarian, Brad McKenna, will discuss such cloud based technologies as email, file storage, music/movie streaming.

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Thursday February 2, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 3:45 PM LEGO Building     Tell a Friend
   

Build a unique LEGO creation.  Kindergarten+

 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Winter Soups     Tell a Friend
   

Nothing is better than a hearty winter soup; unless you could take that one delicious soup, add a few ingredients and create an entirely different soup.  Chef Liz Barbour calls this a “progressive” soup and she is eager to walk you through the steps to prepare two soup recipes you can prepare at home.  Bring your favorite soup recipe and swap with the group.

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Friday February 3, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM Drop-In Storytime     Tell a Friend
   

Drop in for stories, songs, rhymes and a fun craft!  Space is limited. Tickets will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis.  Ages 3-5 and one or more adults

 

Saturday February 4, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  11:00 AM Writing Group     Tell a Friend
   

If you love to write and seek feedback, then join our writing group. When registering, please provide your email address so you can receive an agenda and any prep materials in advance.  Open to all genres and levels. Led by local writing enthusiast, Barbara Alevras.

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Monday February 6, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM Wilmington Community Playgroup     Tell a Friend
   

Drop in for a fun playgroup led by the CTI Family Resource Network. Ages 2-5

 
misc_none 2:30 PM  -  4:00 PM History of Lowell Boat Shop     Tell a Friend
   

Located on the bank of the Merrimac River in Amesbury, MA,  Lowell’s Boat Shop is a working museum and National Historic Landmark as the oldest continuously working boat shop in the United States.  Established in 1793 by Simeon Lowell, the Shop continues to produce dories and skiffs in the Lowell tradition.  Our "Dory Story" extends through every phase of American history including the role we play today in education and preservation. 

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Tuesday February 7, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  1:00 PM Cookin' the Books     Tell a Friend
   

Featured Cookbook: Portuguese Homestyle Cooking or Authentic Portuguese Cooking by Ana Patuleia Ortins  
Not only will we cook from Ana’s cookbooks but she will join us at the meeting and give us some tips and ideas for our next cooking adventure. If you love to cook and enjoy talking about food and sharing recipes then this group is for you.  Pick up a copy of the cookbook (or find a recipe from the book online) and email your recipe selection to leader Lisa Crispin (lcrispin@wilmlibrary.org). Bring your dish to the meeting and enjoy sampling everyone’s dishes!

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misc_none 3:45 PM Art Adventures: Blue Dog Paintings     Tell a Friend
   

Create your own masterpiece in the style of artist George Rodrigue. We’ll explore different forms of media and techniques to make one of a kind artwork for you to take home.  Grades 1-5

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misc_none 6:30 PM Teen Trivia Tuesdays     Tell a Friend
   

Show us your smarts at pub-style trivia! Play against your parents and friends, putting your pop culture knowledge to the test. The winning team walks off with prizes (and bragging rights!). Snacks are provided.

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Wednesday February 8, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM Read to Zoey     Tell a Friend
   

Zoey is a great listener who loves to have kids of all ages read to her and improve their reading skills.  Zoey has been certified as a therapy dog by the Pets & People Foundation.  Please call 978-694-2098 to sign up for a 15-minute session.

 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Alternatives to Cable     Tell a Friend
   

Are you tired of having 100s of channels but not finding anything good to watch? Come join technology librarian, Brad McKenna, as he presents alternatives to cable such as Netflix and the library. While not all are free, the alternatives will save you quite a bit of money every month.

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Thursday February 9, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Totally 80's Trivia     Tell a Friend
   

Flashback to the 80's in this joint event with Reading & Wilmington libraries! Celebrate this totally radical decade with trivia, snacks & fun! Come dressed in your best throwback outfit (optional). Prizes awarded!  Registration required.

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Friday February 10, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM Drop-In Storytime     Tell a Friend
   

Drop in for stories, songs, rhymes and a fun craft!  Space is limited. Tickets will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis.  Ages 3-5 and one or more adults

 

Saturday February 11, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM Drop-In Baby Times     Tell a Friend
   

Babies and their caregivers will enjoy this fun storytime that includes rhymes, songs, books, scarves, shakers, bubbles and more.  Infants through 24 months

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misc_none 10:30 AM Dads and Donuts     Tell a Friend
   

Dads and their kids ages two and up are invited to drop in for stories, songs, rhymes and more.  Moms, grandparents and other caregivers are welcome, too! Ages 2-5 and one or more adults

Monday February 13, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM Exploration Station: Light and Shadows     Tell a Friend
   

Explore light and shadow through hands on activities. Ages 3-5

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misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Networkers: Using Social Media and Websites for Job Hunting     Tell a Friend
   

Susu Wong, Principle and Chief Connector of Tomo360 an online marketing firm, will talk about using social media and the web for job hunting and for building a personal brand.  In the online job market of today, knowing the ins and outs of social media and keeping your personal brand sharp is a must.

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misc_none 3:45 PM Maker Mondays: Magnets *RR     Tell a Friend
   

Drive a tiny car, watch a ballerina pirouette, and discover the secrets of ferrofluid at this Maker Monday.

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misc_none 7:00 PM Toddler 101 Workshop *RR     Tell a Friend
   

Toddlerhood is the “tween” of babyhood and can be an equally challenging time for both parents and children.  In this workshop we will discuss typical development and offer insight into why the toddler stage can present such variety in behavior, eating, sleeping and how you can support your child through this precarious time.  We will also discuss safety-proofing, toilet readiness and provide time for a group discussion with questions and answers.  Parents with children between the ages of 10 and 24 months can greatly benefit from this workshop. Parents and caregivers only.

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Tuesday February 14, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Movie Night: How to Be Single     Tell a Friend
   

Celebrate Valentine’s Day and have a few laughs while watching the offbeat comedy How to Be Single starring Rebel Wilson and Dakota Johnson.  Chocolate refreshments served.

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Wednesday February 15, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM Once Upon a Yoga Mat *RR     Tell a Friend
   

Yoga may offer a child many benefits, such as a healthier body, the ability to control stress, increased self-esteem and greater concentration. Combine yoga with the fun and creativity of drama... and you have the magic of Dramatic Yoga! Ages 3-5

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misc_none 3:45 PM Star Mag     Tell a Friend
   

Drop in to help create this magazine written by, for and about kids, and published by the library.  Bring in finished, original artwork, puzzles, poems, comics, jokes, or create it while you are here. Grades 3-5

 
misc_none 6:30 PM Jeannie Mack Winter Songfest *RR     Tell a Friend
   

Have fun celebrating winter with Jeannie Mack.  Come sing and act out songs about making snowmen, twirling around like snowflakes, sledding down hills, and drinking hot chocolate. Clap along, dance, and enjoy hand play and finger play games with Jeannie – all to do with the magic of winter! All ages

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Thursday February 16, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 3:45 AM Crafternoons: Wire Jewelry     Tell a Friend
   

Design super cute and surprisingly simple wire jewelry. Grades 4-8

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misc_none 2:30 PM  -  4:00 PM Concert: Harpist Rebecca Swett     Tell a Friend
   

Enjoy an afternoon of music with harpist, Rebecca Swett.  She will play classical to pop including well know pieces ranging from Debussy to Gershwin plus a few love songs in honor of Valentine’s Day. A short harp demonstration will also be a part of the program.  Rebecca began studying the harp at the age of ten and fell in love with the instrument.  Not to be missed!

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misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Novel Ideas: Fiction Book Group     Tell a Friend
   

Featured Book: All the Missing Girls by Megan Miranda

Enjoy reading fiction? Join the library’s fiction book group led by Adult Services Librarian, Kim Rowley. Please stop by the library to pick up a copy of the featured book. Book groups are a wonderful way to expand your reading interests and meet others in the community.

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Friday February 17, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 3:45 PM R.E.A.D. Middle Grade Book Club     Tell a Friend
   

Read, Eat and Discuss All Rise for the Honorable Perry T. Cole by Leslie Connor. Grades 4-5.

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Tuesday February 21, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  4:00 PM Escape the Room: Library Edition *RR     Tell a Friend
   

Competing with a team of up to 8 people, teens and families must stretch their problem solving skills and escape the room together before the buzzer sounds! Please call 978-694-2098 to sign up for a timeslot.

 
misc_none 6:30 PM Family Movie Night *RR     Tell a Friend
   

Enjoy a family-friendly movie and refreshments.  Movie will be announced 30 days prior.  Children under the age of 10 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

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Wednesday February 22, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM Ukulele Workshop *RR     Tell a Friend
   

Learn to play 4 cords and 49 songs on the ukulele with Julie Stepanek! This 75-minute workshop teaches ukulele basics to get you started on playing for years to come! Ukuleles provided. Grades 4-8

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misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM First Look Book Group *RR     Tell a Friend
   

Want to discover the next big thing in YA lit? Galley Group is for you! Hang out with other teen fiction aficionados and read books before they’re published. Snacks provided.

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misc_none 6:30 PM Music and More with Bernadette Baird     Tell a Friend
   

Bernadette Baird presents music and movement for toddlers and young children through age three. Sing, play musical instruments and dance. Ages 1-3

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Thursday February 23, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM Minecraft Fun     Tell a Friend
   

Come play Minecraft with other enthusiasts. Grades 1-3

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misc_none 11:00 AM Minecraft Fun     Tell a Friend
   

Come play Minecraft with other enthusiasts. Grades 3-5

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misc_none 6:30 PM Read to Zoey     Tell a Friend
   

Zoey is a great listener who loves to have kids of all ages read to her and improve their reading skills.  Zoey has been certified as a therapy dog by the Pets & People Foundation.  Please call 978-694-2098 to sign up for a 15-minute session.

 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Armchair Travel to the Greek Islands     Tell a Friend
   

Join Jeff Klapes, "The Traveling Librarian" for stories and photos of the Cycladic islands of Greece, where you can still enjoy traditional Greek culture, food, and history. On a small boat cruise, we'll visit the well-known postcard islands of Mykonos and Santorini, but also several less touristy islands like Milos, Sifnos, and Folegandros.

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Friday February 24, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM Toddler Dance Party     Tell a Friend
   

Let’s dance! We’ll be singing and dancing to toddlers’ favorite songs (and maybe a few grown-up favorites, too!)  Ages 18-36 months

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misc_none 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Mario Kart Tournament *RR     Tell a Friend
   

Calling all gamers! Duke it out for the title of Mario Kart Master and enjoy treats from the Rainbow Road candy bar. Stick around after the race to make Mario Kart Shrinky Dinks.  Grades 4-8

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misc_none 7:00 PM After Hours Wilmington Talent Showcase *RR     Tell a Friend
   

Do you like to sing, dance, play an instrument, or have a unique talent? Well, here is your time to shine! If you would like to participate, stop by the library to fill out an application. Rehearsal: Wednesday, February 22, 2 pm

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Monday February 27, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM Little Movers     Tell a Friend
   

Let’s move! Join us for singing, dancing and moving around! Ages 1-2

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misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Networkers: Unlocking Your Job Search     Tell a Friend
   

Unlocking your job search requires effort! Take part in this interactive discussion on how to prioritize your job search strategies while implementing a personal balance that will inspire healthy results. Presented by Dusty McNeal, Recruitment Specialist with Securitas Security Services.

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misc_none 6:30 PM PJ Storytime     Tell a Friend
   

Wear your snuggly pajamas and bring your favorite teddy bear or blanket and enjoy stories, songs, rhymes and more! Ages 2-5 and one or more adults

Tuesday February 28, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Creative Writing Skill Building     Tell a Friend
   

Learn and apply writing tips, tools, and techniques shared by published authors and other writing experts. Open to all who want to improve their writing skills. Please provide email address when registering so you can receive prep materials in advance. Led by local writing enthusiast Barbara Alevras.

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Wednesday March 1, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Summer Activities Fair     Tell a Friend
   

Get a jump start on planning activities for your children this summer.  Representatives from local camps and summer programs will be on hand with information about their summer offerings.

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