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  • Posted on 01/12/2015 - 4:02pm

    On this episode of Book Stew, Eileen talks with Regina Calcaterra, author of Etched in Sand.

  • Posted on 01/10/2015 - 10:36am

    We had another great year at the Wilmington Memorial Library. Click here for an infographic detailing statistics such as:

    • Number of Adult Books checked out
    • Number of Teen DVDs checked out
    • Number of Kids to attend events in July


  • Posted on 01/07/2015 - 5:16pm

    It’s that time of year where newspapers, book review journals, and reading websites publish “Best of” lists.  We compared various compilations and selected repeat winners for our own lists.  Click on the links below to find these books in our catalog or to print out a copy of the list. 

    Best Picture Books 2014

    View in online catalog  

    View PDF

    Best Kids Fiction 2014

    View in online catalog  

    View PDF

    Best Kids Nonfiction 2014

    View in online catalog

    View PDF


  • Posted on 12/29/2014 - 3:06pm

    The library now has a pass (until March 2015) to
    the Maker Mill in North Andover.  Reserve the pass and
    visit this community makerspace and STEM
    enrichment center for kids, teens and parents.

  • Posted on 12/26/2014 - 10:01am

    Book Stew Episode #15 is now available. This episode features the library's own Adult Services Librarian, Anna Call.


  • Posted on 12/15/2014 - 3:47pm

    Listen to holiday favorites, old and new, on your mobile device, tablet or home computer!

    Music can be borrowed for up to 1 week and movies for 3 days with a limit of 10 titles per month. Items automatically expire, so there is not need to worry about returns. New users will be required to create an account.

    Visit our downloads page for more details.

  • Posted on 12/04/2014 - 10:27am

    New! provides access to over 3,000 video courses in technology and business led by industry experts. Learn something new at your own pace.

    Expand your brain from the comfort of home in topics ranging from the very basics of Microsoft Office, Windows and the Mac OS to the technicalities of website building.

    Click here to sign in with your library card!

    First time users will be required to create a profile.

    For Wilmington Memorial Library cardholders only.

  • Posted on 11/29/2014 - 11:41am

    You may know that the Digital Media Lab (aka the shiny iMac by the Holds on the first floor) is good for converting VHS to DVDs. But did you know that you can also try out 4 of our digital services before you venture off on your own? True story.

    We've logged in with trial IDs so that you can experience of the services can be used. Please bring along your headphones to get the full experience. Don't worry if you forget, though, for $1.50 you can buy a pair from us.

     Visit the main desk to pick up the login information, keyboard, and mouse to try these services out. See below for details of what you can do.

        1.) Hoopla- Click this icon to check out Audiobooks, TV Shows, and even Movies.

        2.) Freegal- Click this icon to download mp3s. The iTunes icon next to it will allow you to play the song.

        3.) Zinio- Click this icon to check out digital magazines. Zinio can be hard to use because it requires 2 different logons. We've got everything set up for you here so you can see how it should work if everything goes smoothly.

        4.) Overdrive- Click this icon to check out eBooks. The Digital Editions icon next to it will allow you to read the book.

        5.) Downloads- This is where the mp3s and eBooks are downloaded. If your song or eBook doesn't automatically appear in iTunes or Digital Editions, going here and clicking on the file will open it in the appropriate application.

     Additionally, there are handouts at the DML that gives you an introduction on the 4 apps mentioned above. Use them to help answer any questions you may have. When all else fails, though, you can always as a librarian for help. That's what we're here for!

  • Posted on 11/28/2014 - 4:41pm


    With colder weather now here, outdoor playdates are not always possible. Why not consider having your next playdate at the Wilmington Memorial Library?  Thanks to the generosity of the community through the Friends Annual Appeal, we have lots of new toys that encourage collaborative play.

  • Posted on 11/26/2014 - 9:38am

    Wilmington Wildcats and the Tewksbury Redmen have been facing each other on Thanksgiving morning for many years. Check out the Town Crier's 1976 pre game  and post game coverage. A Big Win for the Wildcats!