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Posted on 07/12/2013 - 12:54pm
Posted on 07/08/2013 - 9:44am
Congratulations to the second week's Summer Reading raffle winners, Lisa Crispin (Adult) and Jason Moore (Teen)! Lisa and Jason are winners of their choice of either a $10 Starbucks or $10 Dunkin' Donuts gift card. Keep logging your entries during the summer for a chance to win!
Posted on 06/28/2013 - 3:57pm
Congratulations to the first week's Summer Reading raffle winners, Ana Gomez (Adult) and Jess Nussbaum (Teen)! Ana and Jess are winners of their choice of either a $10 Starbucks or $10 Dunkin' Donuts gift card. Keep logging your entries during the summer for a chance to win!
Posted on 06/26/2013 - 6:04pm
Adults & Teens: You could win $100, $75, or $50 for your photo!
Enter the Discover Wilmington Photography Contest by submitting a photo that shows a cultural landmark, natural scene, local event, or anything that represents Wilmington. Get the rules and details here.
Posted on 06/20/2013 - 2:22pm
Good news! We've added more of your favorite magazines to our digital magazine service, Zinio. New magazines include:
Beer Connoisseur Magazine
National Geographic Traveler Interactive
PC Magazine Digital Edition
If you haven't tried Zinio, click here to get started. All magazines are free and available on your computer, tablet, or smartphone.
Posted on 06/04/2013 - 8:54pm
Friends of the Library Membership renewal drive is underway! Your membership is a vital source of funding for the many wonderful well attended events. In addition, the Friends fund museum passes, equipment such as the new coffee maker in the front lobby, laptops, a new camera and camcorder and much more that make our library one of the best in the area. Please renew your membership. If you are not a member of the Friends of the Library, please click here to join!
Posted on 06/01/2013 - 2:09pm
The winner of the Kindergarten Backpack is Arielle Viana. The drawing was open to all kids who will be starting kindergarten in the fall and used their own library card to check out a book. Thanks to the Friends of the Library for funding the cool Wilmington Wildcats backpack and the books, school supplies and goodies inside.
Posted on 05/22/2013 - 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 04/30/2013 - 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 04/23/2013 - 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.