At Home With Wilton Library
April 27, 2020
 While Wilton Library remains closed, we continue to offer you helpful information, virtual programming, and selections from our digital library. Digital Library access is provided to Wilton Library cardholders that have a residency in Wilton. If you are a non-Wilton resident, please check with your hometown library for these services. Need a Wilton Library card? Call 203-762-6334 to get one.
Food-Filled Monday Edition
We're cooking, baking and altogether making more meals at home than ever before.
Let's have some fun with that.
Food + Memoir = Foodoir eBooks
'Foodoir' is the new literary buzzword -- think one part chick lit mixed with one part chicken lit. It's a written description of someone's experiences which includes recipes or focuses on food. There are so many yummy ones to share... have a taste of one of these Foodoir eBooks. These eBooks may be downloaded in the Libby by OverDrive app or viewed online on our OverDrive page.
The Cookbook Connection : A Virtual Recipe Swap on Zoom
Test out a new recipe or dig up an old favorite and then create something yummy to virtually “show and tell” with the group - appetizer, salad, entree or dessert. Then grab a drink, join us on Zoom and share your family recipe or let us know what Cookbook you found it in. We’ll meet twice a month with a different focus each time. For our first meeting, let’s celebrate Cinque de Mayo and make something Mexican. Questions? Please email Register for one or both of these sessions to receive the Zoom details:
Online Webinar Series - Orpheus: Metamorphose of a Myth - with Judson Scruton & Gerald Weiss
Thursdays, April 30, May 7, 14 & 21 @10:30-11:30am via ZOOM REGISTER HERE
Join us for a special 4-week online literature seminar series bringing together two of our favorite teachers: Judson Scruton & Gerald Weiss. This teaching tag-team will combine their talents to cover an ancient Greek myth juxtaposed against several more modern poets. Poems and readings will be emailed to you several days before the sessions. This seminar is made possible with the support of the Literary Series in Memory of Amy Quigley. By registering for the first session you will automatically be registered for all four sessions.
REGISTER HERE in order to receive the invitation links to the Zoom sessions.
Click on This -- Hyper-Realist Cakes by baker Luke Vincentini
“Cake artist” Luke Vincentini bakes amazing hyper-realistic cakes that look just like common everyday objects. You won’t believe your eyes as the cake knife carves off a slice. Watch them cut the cake here; then check out this enticing selection of new cooking eBooks.
New Yorker Shorts : Four Weeks of Short Stories From The New Yorker
Using Zoom, professional book discussion leader Susan Boyar will discuss four short stories published in The New Yorker magazine over four consecutive Thursdays: April 30, May 7, 14, & 21. Story titles with links to them on The New Yorker’s website will be announced one week prior to the discussion. Full issues of The New Yorker are available to download through RBDigital for Wilton Library cardholders. Register individually for each session; all sessions are 5-6:30pm:
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