About the Library

Mission Statement

Wilmington Memorial Library enriches life in the community by supporting and promoting the joy of reading, lifelong learning, and personal entertainment, and is a welcoming place for quiet reflection, human interaction, and community connection.

Customer Service Promise

The Wilmington Memorial Library will provide all patrons with a courteous and comfortable library experience.  Patrons will be welcomed by a professional, efficient, and knowledgeable staff to a quality facility with a current and varied collection.  It is our hope that through our services our patrons will become frequent library users.

Director's Blog

  • Posted on Friday, February 21, 2014 - 3:40pm

    Do you knit, crochet, quilt, or do other needlework? The library is forming a new group, Needleworks that will meet Friday mornings at 10am starting March 7.  Bring your project to the first meeting and work away while enjoying an hour or two of conversation and camaraderie.  There will be no formal instruction but those that come can share their knowledge and advise others. Tea and cookies provided.  Please register for the first meeting. Drop in thereafter

  • Posted on Friday, January 24, 2014 - 3:00pm

    Too cold to leave your house and drive to the library? Browse the movie selection on Hoopla.  There also is a great selection of children's titles. "Mighty Machines- Winter Blast" is perfect choice for the those kids who like to watch the snow plows at work.

  • Posted on Monday, January 13, 2014 - 9:43am

    Claire Dickson, winner of five downbeat Magazine Student Music Awards for Jazz and Blues vocals, will perform with Michael McLaughlin, keyboards, Greg Loughman, bass, and Eric Rosenthal drums. Claire carries on in the tradition of Ella Fitzgerald and Sara Vaughn, and will delight you with her own interpretations and improvisations on the American Songbook, bebop, Latin and modern jazz classics."
    What better way to spend Valentine’s Day!   Ticket price is $15 and includes a complimentary glass of wine and dessert; must be 21+. Doors open at 6:45 and cocnert begins at 7 pm.