LIBRARY LINEUP: Mother-Daughter Book Club On May 16; WMS Jr. Jazz Band & Wilming-Tones In Concert On May 17

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

Current Affairs Discussion Group
Wednesday, May 16, 7 pm (meets the third Wednesday of the month)

A new group is forming for all who would like to broaden their knowledge of current national and international affairs.  Come to this inaugural meeting to find out more. You will have the opportunity to discuss topical events and learn from others. Recommended background readings will be provided prior to each meeting. Led by facilitator Dan Hall.

WMS Jr. Jazz Band and Wilming-Tones
Thursday, May 17, 2:30 pm
The Wilmington Middle School Jazz Band under the direction of Anita DiLullo and the middle school acappella ensemble the Wilming-Tones under the co-direction of Samantha Prindiville and Kate Lerner, will perform a wonderful heartfelt concert. Come enjoy the talent of Wilmington youth!.

Novel Ideas Fiction Book Group
Thursday, May 17, 7 pm
Featured Book: A Certain Age by Beatriz Williams
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
Saturday, May 19, 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.

Creative Writing Skill Group
May 22, 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

Kids and Teen Events

Drop-In Storytime
Friday, May 11, 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 

Baby Laptime *RR
Monday, May 14, 9:30 am
Join us for a morning of songs, tickles, bounces, and rhymes perfect for little pre-walking babies and their caregivers.  Infants-15 months

Exploration Station: Spring Animals *RR
Monday, May 14, 10:30 am
Explore science through hands on activities. Ages 3-5

Maker Monday: 3Doodlers *RR
Monday, May 14, 3:45 pm
Learn to use these versatile 3D printing pens. Grades 4-8 

Movie Night: Secret Life of Pets *RR
Tuesday, May 15, 6:30 pm
A computer animated comedy that tells the story of the lives our pets lead after we leave for work or school each day. A parent or guardian must accompany children under the age of 10. Popcorn provided.

Mother and Daughter Book Club
Wednesday, May 16, 2017, 6:30 pm
Girls and the special women in their lives are invited to join us for a discussion of Because of Winn Dixie by Kate DiCamillo. Pick up a copy of the book at the Children’s Desk. We’ll discuss the book and make a fun craft. Grades 1-5

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

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