Blog Archive

  • Posted on 09/27/2013 - 2:34pm

    We've just added an Apple iMac workstation loaded with Adobe Creative Suite 6, which includes Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Flash, and Dreamweaver. The new Digital Media Lab has an Epson photo/film scanner, Wacom tablet, a Focusrite Scarlett 2-input soundcard, and a Nikon D3100 DSLR. You can use it to create movies, graphics, and audio, scan old photos, create webpages, and more. Thanks to the Friends of the Library for funding the DML with monies raised in the 2012 Annual Appeal.

    If you're interested in learning more, we are holding drop-in introduction sessions every Wednesday in October from 6-8pm! Bring your questions and get setup so you can use the DML.

  • Posted on 09/26/2013 - 9:38am

    Congratulations to the winners of the Discover Wilmington Photography Contest!

    1st Place - Jean Chang

    2nd Place - Roger Timm

    3rd Place - Tony Marino

    Honorable Mention - Massina DiPietro, Diane Maguire, Roy Crowell, Robert Mauriello. 

    Thanks to the Wilmington Arts Council Judges:  Jane Crane, Sara Brook-Campbell, and Marge Elia.

    The photograph entries will be on display in the library's meeting room on the second floor through Tuesday, October 1, come take a look!

     

     

  • Posted on 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 on 09/19/2013 - 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.