Posted by Tina Stewart on Thu, 09/19/2013 - 11:18am
The library is accepting non-perishable foods in lieu of money for overdue fines during the month of September. In the spirt of Food for Fines, the amount of the donation should be comparable to the amount of the fine owed. Donated food items should be in good condition and not have expired dates. Collected food will be donated to the Wilmington Food Pantry. Suggested items are listed on the Community Fund website.
Posted by Tina Stewart on Fri, 08/16/2013 - 3:53pm
The Grand Prize winners of the Summer Reading Program were announced at the end of the Summer Ice Cream Social on Friday, August 16. The winners are Cindy Maynard (Adult), Jessica Moore (Teen) and Cody Southern (Children's).
Posted by Tina Stewart on Wed, 08/14/2013 - 9:33am
The library now has a pass to Einstein's Workshop in Burlington Massachusetts. Eisntein's Workshop is a space for kids and adults to explore the creative side of science, technology, engineering and math. Ckick here to reserve the pass. Thank you to Einstein's Workshop for donating the pass
Meet Author Margot Livsey at Library, Monday, June 3, 7 pm
Posted by Tina Stewart on Wed, 05/22/2013 - 4:19pm
Margot Livsey is the next featured author scheduled in the library's author series. Margot Livesey’s latest book, The Flight of Gemma Hardy, was published in 2012 to wide acclaim. This inventive reimagining of the Jane Eyre story was named a best book of 2012 by the New England Independent Booksellers Association. Livesey’s other novels include: The House on Fortune Street, Homework, Criminals, The Missing World, Eva Moves the Furniture, and Banishing Verona.
Posted by Tina Stewart on Tue, 04/30/2013 - 3:52pm
Wilmington Memorial Library garnered three Public Relations awards at the Massachusetts Library Association Conference on April 25. The library won first place in the newsletter category, second place in the web site category and third place in the bookmark category. The Massachusetts Library Association also presented five scholarships for first time attendees to the annual conference. Joanna Breen, WML Marketing Librarian, won a scholarship to attend the three day conference April 24 to April 26 at the Hyatt in Cambridge.
Show Your Library Card During National Library Week
Posted by Tina Stewart on Thu, 04/11/2013 - 10:54am
Show your library card during National Library Week (April 14 -April 20) and enter a free raffle for an e-reader (purchased by the Friends of the Library)! If you do not have a library card, now is a good time to sign up! Just bring identification showing your Wilmington address.