LIBRARY LINEUP: PJ Storytime On April 23; LL Bean Offers Camping Tips On April 26

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

Poetry Circle *RR
Saturday, April 21, 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.

The Hero’s Journey and Your Job Search *RR
Monday, April 23, 10 am
Whether you are currently employed searching for a better position or unemployed looking for a new opportunity, a job search can be a long taxing process. How do you stay motivated when you hit a roadblock? One possible way is to follow the template of Joseph Campbell’s “Hero’s Journey”, which provides a blueprint to help keep you focused on finding your “elixir.” Presented by Rick Salemi who is always searching for new opportunities.

Creative Writing Skill Group *RR
April 24, 7 pm
Learn and apply creative writing tips, tools, and techniques shared by published authors and other writing experts. Open to all who want to improve their creative writing skills and get their

Well Read Wednesday Book Group *RR
Wednesday, April 25, 10 am

Featured Book: The Soul of an Octopus by Sy Montgomery
This is 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.

Camping Essentials *RR
Thursday, April 26, 7 pm
Ever wonder what you need to go camping and why you need it? Come learn about all of the camping essentials, how to use it along with a few fun hiking and camping hacks to ease your time in the outdoors! Led by Ben Swanson from the L.L. Bean Outdoor Discovery Schools.

Kids & Teen Events

Little Movers *RR
Monday, April 23, 10 am
Let’s move! Join us for a morning of singing, dancing, and moving around! Ages 1-2

PJ Storytime
Monday, April 23, 6:30 pm
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

First Look Book Group *RR
Wednesday, April 25, 3 pm
Want to discover the next big thing in YA lit? First Look is for you! Hang out with other teen fiction aficionados and read books hot off the presses! Snacks provided. Grades 6-12

Music and More with Bernadette Baird *RR
Wednesdays, April 25, 6:30 pm
Bernadette Baird presents music and movement for toddlers and young children through age three. Sing, play musical instruments and dance. Ages 1-3

Drop-In Storytime
Friday, April 27, 10:00 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

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

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