Director's Blog

  • Posted on Thursday, September 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 on Friday, August 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 on Wednesday, August 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

  • Posted on Monday, July 15, 2013 - 12:14pm

    Join Library Director Tina Stewat for a  book discussion of Maine by Courtney Sullivan at the Buzzell Senior Center at 1 pm on Tuesday July 16. All welcome. No registration needed.

  • Posted on Wednesday, May 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 on Tuesday, April 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. 

  • Posted on Tuesday, April 23, 2013 - 11:45am

    Congratulations to Nam Tran, the winner of the free drawing for the Kindle e-reader! Everyone who showed their library card during National Library Week was entered in the drawing.

  • Posted on Thursday, April 18, 2013 - 12:21pm

    Congratulations to the winners of the library's Annual Poetry Contest!

  • Posted on Thursday, April 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.

  • Posted on Friday, March 1, 2013 - 9:55am

    Vinko Petrovic, the winner of the Chocolate Gift Basket, picks up his prize with his daughter Ana.  Thank you to everyone who purchased a ticket!  All proceeds benefit the library.

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