November 2017

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Wednesday, November 1All Day

Thanksgiving Scavenger Hunt

Turkeys are hiding all over the children’s room! Find all nine turkeys to decode the secret message and win a prize! All ages

Wednesday, November 19:30—10:00 AM

Wednesday Baby Times

This six-week program of songs, rhymes, games and picture books is for babies under the age of two years and their caregivers.

Wednesday, November 110:30—11:00 AM

Preschool Storytime

This six-week mixed-age storytime for preschoolers includes books, rhymes, music and a fun craft.  Parents and caregivers are encouraged to accom

Wednesday, November 12:00—3:00 PM

Tech Help Drop-In

Have a tech question that's been bugging you? Drop in the library to see if Technology Librarian, Brad McKenna, can help.

Wednesday, November 13:45—4:45 PM

Kindergarten Book Club

This book club is for Kindergartners who miss storytime or those who love to be read to. We will read and discuss a few books together, then do a fun

Wednesday, November 16:30—7:30 PM

Who's Watching You?: Owls of The World

Learn the field marks, signs and naturalist’s skills that you can use to find wild owls without disturbing them. Meet six live owls up close. 

Wednesday, November 17:00—8:30 PM

Tech Workshop: Intro to Social Media

Have you ever wondered why people keep referring to hashtags? Come join technology librarian, Brad McKenna, as he gives you an introduction into the w
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Thursday, November 2All Day

Thanksgiving Scavenger Hunt

Turkeys are hiding all over the children’s room! Find all nine turkeys to decode the secret message and win a prize! All ages

Thursday, November 29:30—10:00 AM

Thursday Baby Times

This six-week program of songs, rhymes, games and picture books is for babies under the age of two years and their caregivers.

Thursday, November 210:30—11:00 AM

Time for Twos

This six-week program is for two year-olds and features books, songs, rhymes, music and movement. Parents and caregivers accompany the child into the

Thursday, November 27:00—8:30 PM

Pints + Pages Book Group

A social book group geared towards readers in their 20’s and 30’s.  The group meets on the first Thursday of every other month.  The boo

Thursday, November 27:00—8:30 PM

Healthy and Allergen Free Holiday Baking

Do food allergies or dietary restrictions prevent your family members from enjoying the sweets they crave? Would you like to know how to adapt your fa
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Friday, November 3All Day

Thanksgiving Scavenger Hunt

Turkeys are hiding all over the children’s room! Find all nine turkeys to decode the secret message and win a prize! All ages

Friday, November 310:00AM—12:00 PM

Needleworkers

If you do any kind of needlework, this group is for you. Bring a project and learn from others while enjoying a little conversation and camaraderie. D

Friday, November 310:00—11:00 AM

Drop-In Preschool Storytime

Drop in for stories, songs, rhymes and a fun craft! Ages 2-5 and one or more adults
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Saturday, November 4All Day

Thanksgiving Scavenger Hunt

Turkeys are hiding all over the children’s room! Find all nine turkeys to decode the secret message and win a prize! All ages

Saturday, November 49:15—11:30 AM

Fiction Critique Group

Love writing fiction? Whether you are drafting a short story or a novel, joining our Critique Group is a great opportunity to meet other writers and g

Saturday, November 49:30—10:00 AM

Saturday Baby Times

Babies and their caregivers will enjoy this fun storytime that includes rhymes, songs, books, scarves, shakers, bubbles and more. Infants through 24 m

Saturday, November 410:30—11:30 AM

Dads and Donuts

Dads and their kids ages two and up are invited to drop in for stories, songs, rhymes and more.  Moms, grandparents and other caregivers are welc

Saturday, November 42:30—4:00 PM

The Festive Table

Registration begins at the main desk beginning Tuesday, October 10 (cost $5, limit 20) Learn to combine fruits, vegetables and nuts with locally-
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Monday, November 6All Day

Thanksgiving Scavenger Hunt

Turkeys are hiding all over the children’s room! Find all nine turkeys to decode the secret message and win a prize! All ages

Monday, November 69:30—10:30 AM

Wilmington Community Playgroup

Drop in for a fun playgroup led by the CTI Family Resource Network. Ages 2-5

Monday, November 62:30—4:00 PM

The Upside of Downsizing

Greg Pavao of Mini Moves and Helene Vecchione, founder of More Than a Move present the Upside of Downsizing including tips on how to de-clutter and de

Monday, November 67:00—8:30 PM

Great Decisions Series

This six-session Great Decisions program focuses on some of the most thought-provoking foreign policy challenges facing Americans: The Future of Europ
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Tuesday, November 7All Day

Thanksgiving Scavenger Hunt

Turkeys are hiding all over the children’s room! Find all nine turkeys to decode the secret message and win a prize! All ages

Tuesday, November 712:00—1:00 PM

Cookin' the Books

If you love to cook and enjoy talking about food and sharing recipes then this group is for you.  Pick up a copy of the cookbook (or find a recip

Tuesday, November 76:30—7:30 PM

Teen Trivia Tuesdays

Show us your smarts at pub-style trivia! Play against your parents, putting your pop culture knowledge to the test. The winning team walks off with pr
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Wednesday, November 8All Day

Thanksgiving Scavenger Hunt

Turkeys are hiding all over the children’s room! Find all nine turkeys to decode the secret message and win a prize! All ages

Wednesday, November 811:15AM—2:30 PM

Large Room Reserved

Large Conference RoomHomeless Shelter Advisory Board Meeting - we meet with shelter staff from area homeless shelters where our volunteers attend.

Wednesday, November 82:00—3:00 PM

Tech Help Drop-In

Have a tech question that's been bugging you? Drop in the library to see if Technology Librarian, Brad McKenna, can help.

Wednesday, November 87:00—8:30 PM

STEM Lecture: Winter Birds of New England

John Rockwood shares a spectacular mix of photos and video clips of typical New England winter birds, plus photos of rare New England winter visitors.
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Thursday, November 9All Day

Thanksgiving Scavenger Hunt

Turkeys are hiding all over the children’s room! Find all nine turkeys to decode the secret message and win a prize! All ages
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Friday, November 10Library Closed

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Saturday, November 11Library Closed

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Monday, November 13All Day

Thanksgiving Scavenger Hunt

Turkeys are hiding all over the children’s room! Find all nine turkeys to decode the secret message and win a prize! All ages

Monday, November 1310:00AM—12:00 PM

How to Develop a Professional Network

Note change in speaker from the brochure  Wilmington resident Barbara Alevras, PMP, founder and owner of Sage Consulting Services, will talk abou

Monday, November 133:45—4:45 PM

Maker Mondays: MaKey Makey

Use bananas and other fruits and veggies as a keyboard. Grades 4-8

Monday, November 136:30—7:30 PM

Mad Science Presents: Movie Effects

This workshop gives children a chance to sit in the director's chair and discover why science is the real star on the big screen. Exciting demonstrati

Monday, November 137:00—8:30 PM

Great Decisions Series

This six-session Great Decisions program focuses on some of the most thought-provoking foreign policy challenges facing Americans: The Future of Europ
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Tuesday, November 14All Day

Thanksgiving Scavenger Hunt

Turkeys are hiding all over the children’s room! Find all nine turkeys to decode the secret message and win a prize! All ages

Tuesday, November 143:45—4:45 PM

Art Adventures: Winter Mural

We'll work together to create a winter themed mural inspired by Wilmington! The mural will include a beautiful sunset, skaters on Silver Lake, and tow

Tuesday, November 147:00—8:00 PM

How-to Make Soap

Learn to make unique specialty soaps with Jennifer Hofmann! Participants will receive an instruction booklet to follow up the class with some home soa
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Wednesday, November 15All Day

Thanksgiving Scavenger Hunt

Turkeys are hiding all over the children’s room! Find all nine turkeys to decode the secret message and win a prize! All ages

Wednesday, November 152:00—3:00 PM

Tech Help Drop-In

Have a tech question that's been bugging you? Drop in the library to see if Technology Librarian, Brad McKenna, can help.

Wednesday, November 153:45—4:45 PM

Star Mag

Drop in to help create this magazine written by, for and about kids, and published by the library.  Bring in finished, original artwork, puzzles,

Wednesday, November 156:30—7:30 PM

Mother Daughter Book Club

Girls and the special women in their lives are invited to join us for a discussion of The Hundred Dresses by Eleanor Estes. Pick up a copy of the book
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Thursday, November 16All Day

Thanksgiving Scavenger Hunt

Turkeys are hiding all over the children’s room! Find all nine turkeys to decode the secret message and win a prize! All ages

Thursday, November 162:30—3:30 PM

Last Duo

**Please note that the published group Savoir Faire needed to cancel. They will perform June 2018.The group Last Duo will be performing in their plac

Thursday, November 163:45—4:45 PM

Crafternoons: Unicorn Balloon Pillow

Assemble your very own no-sew unicorn balloon pillow that's right on trend. Grades 4-8

Thursday, November 167:00—8:30 PM

Novel Ideas Fiction Book Group

Enjoy reading fiction? Join the library’s fiction book group led by Adult Services Librarian Kim Rowley.  Please stop by the library to pick up
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Friday, November 17All Day

Thanksgiving Scavenger Hunt

Turkeys are hiding all over the children’s room! Find all nine turkeys to decode the secret message and win a prize! All ages

Friday, November 1710:00AM—12:00 PM

Needleworkers

If you do any kind of needlework, this group is for you. Bring a project and learn from others while enjoying a little conversation and camaraderie. D

Friday, November 1710:00—11:00 AM

Drop-In Preschool Storytime

Drop in for stories, songs, rhymes and a fun craft! Ages 2-5 and one or more adults

Friday, November 173:45—4:45 PM

R.E.A.D. Middle Grade Book Club

Read, Eat and Discuss great books written for kids in grades 4-5.September 15: The War That Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker BradleyOctober 20: 
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Saturday, November 18All Day

Thanksgiving Scavenger Hunt

Turkeys are hiding all over the children’s room! Find all nine turkeys to decode the secret message and win a prize! All ages

Saturday, November 189:15—11:30 AM

Poetry Circle

Do you enjoy writing poetry? Want input on your work? If so, this group is for you. When registering, please provide your email address so you can rec
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Monday, November 20All Day

Thanksgiving Scavenger Hunt

Turkeys are hiding all over the children’s room! Find all nine turkeys to decode the secret message and win a prize! All ages

Monday, November 209:30—10:00 AM

Baby Laptime

Join us for a morning of songs, tickles, bounces, and rhymes perfect for little pre-walking babies and their caregivers.  Ages up to 15 months
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Tuesday, November 21All Day

Thanksgiving Scavenger Hunt

Turkeys are hiding all over the children’s room! Find all nine turkeys to decode the secret message and win a prize! All ages

Tuesday, November 216:30—8:45 PM

Family Movie Night: Cars 3

Come watch Lightning McQueen as he  sets out to prove to a new generation of racers that he's still the best race car in the world.   
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Wednesday, November 22All Day

Thanksgiving Scavenger Hunt

Turkeys are hiding all over the children’s room! Find all nine turkeys to decode the secret message and win a prize! All ages

Wednesday, November 222:00—3:00 PM

Tech Help Drop-In

Have a tech question that's been bugging you? Drop in the library to see if Technology Librarian, Brad McKenna, can help.
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Thursday, November 23Library Closed

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Monday, November 2710:00AM—12:00 PM

Networkers: What's Next in Your Career Life

In this interactive presentation, explore the impact of the longevity revolution and the “changing face of retirement”.  Explore the importan

Monday, November 2710:00—10:30 AM

Little Movers

Let’s move! Join us for a morning of singing, dancing, and moving around! Ages 1-2

Monday, November 273:45—4:45 PM

Interactive History Adventures: Orphan Trains

Jump into a life from long ago! We will read together from Orphan Trains, the You Choose Interactive History book about homeless city children sent we

Monday, November 276:30—7:00 PM

PJ Storytime

Wear your snuggly pajamas, bring your favorite teddy bear or blanket, and enjoy stories, songs, rhymes and more! Ages 2-5 and one or more adults

Monday, November 277:00—8:45 PM

Great Decisions

This six-session Great Decisions program focuses on some of the most thought-provoking foreign policy challenges facing Americans: The Future of Europ
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Wednesday, November 292:00—3:00 PM

Tech Help Drop-In

Have a tech question that's been bugging you? Drop in the library to see if Technology Librarian, Brad McKenna, can help.

Wednesday, November 293:00—4:00 PM

First Look Book Group

Want to discover the next big thing in YA lit? Then First Look Book Group is for you! Hang out with other teen fiction aficionados and read books hot

Wednesday, November 296:30—7:30 PM

Music and More

Bernadette Baird presents music and movement for toddlers and young children through age three. Sing, play musical instruments and dance. Ages 1-3
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Thursday, November 307:00—8:30 PM

Mason Jar Gifts

(Program Full)Registration begins at the main desk starting Monday, October 30 (cost $5, limit 16) Skip the holiday shopping craze and learn how