Posted by Tina Stewart on Fri, 05/09/2014 - 1:51pm
Spring is here and it is a perfect time to visit one of the Massachusetts State Parks. The library's pass (available only on weekends) provides free parking. Reserve the pass and enjoy the long awaited warm weather.
Posted by Tina Stewart on Thu, 04/17/2014 - 12:09pm
Congratulations to the winners of the Annual Poetry Contest 2014! The theme this year was "reading." Over 200 entries were submitted. Thank you to our judges: Kendra Amaral, Assistant Town Manager, Jean Chang, Chairman of the Wilmington Arts Council and Alison Schwartz, Teen Services Librarian. Winners and those who received an Honorable Mention are invited to Poetry Night on April 29 at 7 pm to read their poems and receive awards and certificates. For names of winners and poems click here.
Posted by Tina Stewart on Tue, 04/01/2014 - 10:36am
The library is in the middle of a strategic planning process to map our course for the next 5 years. In order to create a plan that best serves Wilmington, it is important to hear from residents. Please complete the library's survey. It should only take 5 to 10 minutes You are also invited to attend the next Community Forum on Tuesday, April 29, 1 pm. A facilitator will lead the forum. Light refreshments will be served.
Posted by Tina Stewart on Tue, 03/25/2014 - 3:57pm
Welcome to our new Technology Librarian Brad McKenna. Brad brings his technology experience from the private sector and will receive his Masters Degree in Library Science from Simmons College in May 2014.
Posted by Tina Stewart on Fri, 02/21/2014 - 3:40pm
Do you knit, crochet, quilt, or do other needlework? The library is forming a new group, Needleworks that will meet Friday mornings at 10am starting March 7. Bring your project to the first meeting and work away while enjoying an hour or two of conversation and camaraderie.
Posted by Tina Stewart on Fri, 01/24/2014 - 3:00pm
Too cold to leave your house and drive to the library? Browse the movie selection on Hoopla. There also is a great selection of children's titles. "Mighty Machines- Winter Blast" is perfect choice for the those kids who like to watch the snow plows at work.
Tickets on Sale for After Hours Concert February 14
Posted by Tina Stewart on Mon, 01/13/2014 - 9:43am
Claire Dickson, winner of five downbeat Magazine Student Music Awards for Jazz and Blues vocals, will perform with Michael McLaughlin, keyboards, Greg Loughman, bass, and Eric Rosenthal drums. Claire carries on in the tradition of Ella Fitzgerald and Sara Vaughn, and will delight you with her own interpretations and improvisations on the American Songbook, bebop, Latin and modern jazz classics."