Posted by Curtis Wyant on Thu, 09/19/2013 - 3:20pm
We've digitized about a dozen VHS tapes of historical Wilmington programs and events, including the town's 250th and 275th birthday celebrations. Check out our Youtube page for all the videos or view a sample below!
Posted by Alison Schwartz on Mon, 08/19/2013 - 1:18pm
Tomorrow (Tuesday, August 20th), teens are invited to stop into the Teen Zone between 2-4pm to make the weekly drop-in craft - monster bookmarks! These cute little guys are made by using simple origami techniques and a lot of imagination! They really brighten up any book you happen to be reading at the moment.
Posted by Curtis Wyant on Tue, 08/13/2013 - 11:52am
Our local newspaper site (featuring past issues of the Town Crier and Crusader) is back online at http://localhistory.wilmlibrary.org. Past issues of the Town Crier are available back to the mid-1950s and to the previous year (2012). Browse by date or search for keywords!
Posted by Alison Schwartz on Mon, 08/12/2013 - 2:05pm
Tomorrow - Tuesday August 13th - drop into the Teen Zone between 2-4pm. The weekly drop-in craft is Fancy Feather Pens! Use a variety of materials such as lace, ribbon, duct tape, and glitter yarn to transform a boring, ordinary pen into a visual masterpiece!
The craft requires no registration and is open to teens in grades 6-12.
Posted by Alison Schwartz on Mon, 08/12/2013 - 10:31am
Congratulations to Zachary Dancewicz, the winner of this week's Teen Summer Reading Raffle! Zachary will receive a $10 Starbucks gift card! The winner of the grand prize of $100 to Wilmington pizza shops will be announced this Friday at our Ice Cream Social. Anyone who logs books will be eligible for this prize, so keep reading and logging them all week and YOU could be a lucky winner!
Posted by Marissa Szumowski on Fri, 08/09/2013 - 12:10pm
Congrats to this week's Adult Summer Reading raffle winner, Terri Sirignano! There's only ONE more week left of the summer reading program, so log your entries online or at the library for a chance to win!
Posted by Alison Schwartz on Tue, 08/06/2013 - 1:38pm
Looking to beat that late-summer boredom? Drop into the Teen Zone today, anytime between 2-4pm to learn how to make your own colorful, bright bouquet of duct tape flowers! No registration required and the craft is open to any teens in grades 6-12.
Winner of Teen Summer Reading Raffle - week of 8/5
Posted by Alison Schwartz on Mon, 08/05/2013 - 9:23am
Congratulations to Nupur Neogi, the winner of this week's Teen Summer Reading Raffle. Nuper will receive a $10 Starbucks gift card and will also be eligible for the grand prize of $100 in gift certificates to Wilmington pizza shops. There's still time to enter, so keep reading and logging your books!