LIBRARY LINEUP: Meditation Class On Jan. 16; Guitar Concert On Jan. 18

WILMINGTON, MA — Below is a list of FREE upcoming programs for adults, teens and kids at the Wilmington Memorial Library.

Registration begins 30 days prior to the event. Please register online using our Calendar of Events at or by calling (978) 694-2099 (for Adult) or (978) 694-2098 (for Children/Teen). Please note we request registration for programs that are marked *RR. Thank you to the Friends of the Library for funding support for library programs!

Adult Events

Tranquil Tuesdays
Tuesday, January 16, 9:15 am
Always wanted to start a meditation practice but don’t know how to start? Technology Librarian, Brad McKenna, a meditator for over 15 years, will lead you through silent and guided meditations, share his personal experiences, and tips for success. Sessions will be 30 minutes. Join us for one, some, or all!

Brad Bensko *RR
Thursday, January 18, 2018, 2:30 pm

Guitarist Brad Bensko bring the American Pop/Folk songbook the 50s and 60s to life in this hour long, toe-tapping concert.

Novel Ideas Fiction Book Group *RR
Thursday, January 18, 7 pm
Featured Book: The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
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 a copy of the featured book.

Poetry Circle *RR
Saturday, January 20, 9:15 am-11:30 am

Love poetry? The poetry circle is a great opportunity to meet other poets and get constructive feedback in a supportive environment. When registering, please provide your email address so you can receive an agenda and any prep materials in advance. Led by local writing enthusiast, Barbara Alevras.

Job Market Analytics & Job Tips *RR
Monday, January 22, 10 am
Mike Moore, president and COO of award winning Moore Staffing Services of Methuen and managing partner with Supply Chain Talent Partners,  will discuss job market analytics and tips for finding the ideal job. Mike started working in the staffing industry in 1980 and opened the Methuen office in 1986.

Well Read Wednesday Book Group
Wednesday, January 24, 10 am

Featured Book: Young Jane Young by Gabrielle Zevin
This a new book group that will discuss contemporary books, both fiction and non-fiction, led by Library Director Tina Stewart.  Please stop by the library to pick up a copy of the featured book.

Kids & Teen Events

Drop-In Storytime
Friday, January 19, 10 am
Drop in for stories, songs, rhymes and a fun craft!  Space is limited. Tickets will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis.  Ages 2-5 and one or more adults

R.E.A.D. Middle Grade Book Club: The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster
Friday, January 19, 3:45 pm
Read, Eat and Discuss great classic books written for kids in grades 4-5.

Drop-In Baby Times
Saturday, January 20, 9:30 am
Babies and their caregivers will enjoy this fun storytime that includes rhymes, songs, books, scarves, shakers, bubbles and more.  Infants through 24 months

Dads and Donuts
Saturday, January 20, 10:30 am
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 welcome, too! Ages 2-5 and one or more adults

Little Movers *RR
Monday, January 22, 10 am
Let’s move! Join us for a morning of singing, dancing, and moving around! Ages 1-2

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(NOTE: These weekly listings are submitted by the Wilmington Memorial Library.)

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