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  • Posted on 11/27/2013 - 11:02am

    The Friends of the Library Annual Appeal is underway. This year the Friends will be raising funds to support Grow a Reader, an early literacy program, and to purchase a 3-D printer for the library. Click here for more details. Thank you for your donation!

  • Posted on 11/13/2013 - 2:27pm

    The Friends of the Library are sponsoring a Boston Bruins Gift Basket raffle that includes two tickets for the Bruins versus Islander game on December 31st plus a David Krejci autographed hockey stick, a Bruins trash bin, throw blanket, a rally towel, and game used trading cards. A great gift for the Bruins fan! Tickets are $2 for one ticket and $5 for three tickets. The winner will be drawn on Friday, December 13. All proceeds benefit the Wilmington Memorial Library.

  • Posted on 11/08/2013 - 11:32am

    Attention Teens:

    Do you need community service hours? Drop in today (11/8) from 3-4:30pm to make cards or write letters for those deployed overseas in honor of Veterans Day. They will be mailed to our nation's heroes through Operation Write Home (operationwritehome.org).

  • Posted on 11/06/2013 - 5:04pm

    Book Stew - Episode 2 from Wilmington TV on Vimeo.

    Check out episode 2 of Book Stew on WCTV!

  • Posted on 10/31/2013 - 9:16am

    Trick or Treat at the Library today. Come dressed in costume and get a sweet treat and a BOGO coupon to the Book Store Next Door!

     

  • Posted on 10/28/2013 - 9:38am

    Attention Wilmington patrons: you can now access Consumer Reports online using your library card. This gives you access to the full Consumer Reports website including buying guides, reviews, and recommendations. Access is available in the library or from home. Try it out and let us know if you have any questions.

  • Posted on 10/19/2013 - 9:19am

    Book Stew - Episode 1 from Wilmington TV on Vimeo.

    Avid reader and library superstart Eileen MacDougall hosts the first episode of her new WCTV show "Book Stew". Check it out!

  • 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!

     

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