Director's Blog

  • Posted on Monday, July 28, 2014 - 2:01pm

    Anna Call has joined the library staff as our new Adult Services Librarian.  Anna is enthusiastic about technology and helping patrons find good books to read. Check out Anna's reading blog.

  • Posted on Thursday, July 3, 2014 - 4:55pm

    Thanks to the  2013 Friends of the Library Annual Appeal, the Children's Room has a new activity play table in the preschool area. Children are having fun and learning while building and creating with legos, train and other toys.

  • Posted on Monday, June 30, 2014 - 4:17pm

    Pam Gardner has joined the library staff as our new Marketing Librarian. Pam will be creating our  promotional materials and getting the word out about all the library has to offer the community.

  • Posted on Thursday, June 5, 2014 - 9:52am

    Enjoy a beautiful concert of chamber music on Thursday, June 12 at 7 pm.  Please register.

  • Posted on Friday, May 30, 2014 - 3:41pm

    Thank you to Shawsheen Tec teachers and students for an awesome job on the library's new book and media return bin!

  • Posted on Monday, May 19, 2014 - 12:23pm

    The library has a special collection of books by and for U.S. Veterans. These include books about transitioning back to civilian life, veterans' benefits and personal stories by those who served in combat. Check them out and spread the word as we honor and support the men and women who have served in the armed services on Memorial Day.

  • Posted on Friday, May 9, 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 on Thursday, April 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 on Tuesday, April 1, 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. Please register if you plan to attend the Community Forum.

  • Posted on Tuesday, March 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.

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