LIBRARY LINEUP: Celtic Christmas Concert, Holiday Craft Cocktails Class, & More Holiday Programs At WML

Below is a press release from the Wilmington Memorial Library:

Adult Programs

WCTV LIVE (with audience): A Gathering of Celtic & Christmas Concert
Tuesday, December 14, 2:30 pm

Enjoy the music of talented multi-instrumentalist Jeff Snow, who plays and shares the stories of the music of Scotland, Ireland and England. This concert features Celtic, Christmas, and holiday tunes. Limited to a live audience of 10 at the WCTV studio.

VIRTUAL How to: Make Holiday Craft Cocktails

Tuesday, December 14, 7 pm

Join Sam Treadway, owner of backbar in Somerville, for a demo of wonderfully festive cocktails to enjoy for the holiday season.

VIRTUAL 50+ Job Seekers Networking Group

Wednesday, December 15, 9:30 am

Join us in a professional forum for networking with peers in a safe and comfortable environment conducive to developing new relationships and developing skills and strategies to help in your career transition. Meetings include a presentation and hands-on workshop on topics relevant to career transition, guest speakers, access to hiring managers, small group breakout rooms to network, and 1-on-1 coaching guidance. This week’s topic is Personal Branding.

VIRTUAL Decked out for the Holidays

Wednesday, December 15, 7 pm

Enjoy the beauty of magnificently decorated conservatories and mansions and beautifully lit gardens during the holiday season in this virtual presentation! Includes Longwood Gardens, Winterthur, Blithewold, Heritage Museums and Gardens, and others.

INDOOR Novel Ideas

Thursday, December 16, 7 pm

Enjoy reading fiction? Join the library’s fiction book group led by Adult Services Librarian Erin Driscoll. Please stop by the library to pick up a copy of the featured book. Featured Book: The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett.

INDOOR Needleworkers

Friday, December 17, 10 am

This is a social group for those who do any kind of needle craft. Bring your knitting, crocheting, quilting, etc. and enjoy a little conversation and camaraderie—drop in. Everyone welcome!

VIRTUAL Poetry Circle

Saturday, December 18, 9:15 am

Do you enjoy writing poetry? Want input on your work? If so, this group is for you.Led by local writing enthusiast, Barbara Alevras.

Youth Programs

VIRTUAL: SAT, ACT, or Both?

Saturday, December 11, 11 pm

Tune in to The Princeton Review’s live virtual session to understand the truths and misconceptions, similarities and differences, and the strategies that improve scores on the SAT®,the ACT®,or both. Grades 9-11

VIRTUAL D&D

Saturday, December 11, 3 pm

Interested in finding out more about this fantasy tabletop role-playing game, or looking for a group to play with? Join DM Michaela for a virtual campaign! Grades 6-8

INDOOR Read to Thor

Thursday, December 16, 5 pm

Come read to Thor, a beautiful dog who loves to listen to kids read! Sign up for one 15 minute session per reader.

Library Opens at 1pm Dec. 10

The library will open at 1pm on Friday, December 10 due to a morning staff meeting.

Book Store Next Store, 183 Middlesex Ave.

Open Wednesdays and Saturdays, 10am – 4pm
Shop discount books! Paperbacks for $1 and hardcovers for $2.
The Book Store is staffed by volunteers from the Friends of the Library and all proceeds help support library programs. The Book Store will be closed on Wednesday, November 24th.

WML In-Person Programming

Registration is required for most in-person programs. If a program is outdoors and inclement weather is forecast, the program may be held inside the library.  Please check our website on the day of the program to confirm location. Masks are required required inside Town buildings regardless of vaccination status. 

WML Virtual Programming

The library continues to offer a variety of virtual events. Please note that registration is required in order to receive the Zoom link. Go to wilmlibrary.org to register or call 978-658-2967.

The library is open Monday – Thursday 9am – 9pm, and Friday & Saturday 9am – 5pm.
Thanksgiving Holiday Hours: Wednesday, 11/24: 9am – 5pm. Thursday, 11/25 & Friday, 11/26: Closed

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