LIBRARY LINEUP: All Youth Programs To Be Virtual Through Mid-February Due To COVID-19; 50+ Job Seekers Networking Group Returns

Below is a press release from the Wilmington Memorial Library:

Adult Programs

INDOOR Drop-In Tech Help

Tuesday, January 18, 1pm
Wednesday, January 19, 2pm

Did you get a new device for the holidays? Need some help figuring something out? Stop by Tech Help to get your question answered.

VIRTUAL 50+ Job Seeking Networking Group

Wednesday, January 19, 9:30am

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. This week’s topic (January 19) is Self-Assessment and Transferable Skills.

INDOOR Novel Ideas Book Group

Thursday, January 20, 7pm

Enjoy reading fiction? Join the library’s fiction book group led by Adult Services Librarian Erin Driscoll. Featured Book: Before the Coffee Gets Cold by Toshikazu Kawaguchi

INDOOR Needleworkers

Friday, January 21, 10am – 12pm

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 is welcome!

Youth Programs

All youth programs have been switched to virtual or cancelled through mid-February in response to high COVID-19 cases.

VIRTUAL Teen Twine

Tuesday, January 18, 7pm

Get started with making your own video games with Twine where you can make an interactive narrative, no coding required. There will be two sessions of this program, one on 1/18 and the second on 2/15. Grades 6-12

VIRTUAL Family Craft Night: Pressed Flowers Lanterns

Wednesday, January 19, 6:30pm

Warm up the winter months as a family with a papier-mâché pressed flower lantern! Registered patrons will receive an email when their Take Home Kits are ready for pickup.

Participate in our Winter Reading Challenge!

Our Winter Reading Challenge starts on January 1! The challenge is to read every day for the month of January – anything counts! Books, magazines, audiobooks, etc. Log at least 15 days to pick up a prize at the library. Start the year off strong with a commitment to read! Register on or using the Beanstack app.

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 to register or call 978-658-2967.

Book Store Next Store, 183 Middlesex Ave.

Open Saturdays only in January & February, 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.

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