Director's Blog

  • 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.

     

     

  • Posted on Monday, January 6, 2014 - 10:08am

    Patrons can begin enjoying thousands of titles – from major Hollywood studios, record companies and publishers – available to borrow for instant streaming or temporary downloading to their smartphones, tablets and computers. Hoopla digital, a new library service, is offered at no cost to patrons via browser, Android and IOS and requires only a Wilmington library card to access. Register now and enjoy!

  • Posted on Monday, December 30, 2013 - 10:47am

    If you got a new tech device for Christmas and would like some free one-on-one help in how to use it, you can book a one hour tech session.  Library staff can help with e-readers, iPads and more.  

  • Posted on Thursday, October 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 Thursday, September 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 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.

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