July 16 - 22, 2018
News
  • Love magazines? Our digital provider Overdrive has just added 50 magazines to their service, accessible for free to Wilton Library card holders. There's no waiting list and magazines are automatically returned after 21 days. You can also access these magazines through the Libby app. Click here to get started with Overdrive.
  • All are welcome to the 74th Annual Wilton Artists' Summer Show Exhibition & Reception happening this Friday, July 13 @6pm. Join us to celebrate the 50+ Wilton artists displaying their works. Show runs through August 28. 
  • Just a friendly reminder that Wilton Library is closed on Sundays through September 2. We resume our Sunday hours on September 9.
Here's what's happening the week of July 16 - 22.
Click here for a listing of the full month's events.
Summer Music & More Concert: The Conn Artists 
Thursdays from 5 to 6:30pm, rain or shine
July 12, 19 & 26
All ages are welcome to our 18th year of the Summer Music & More concert series. As always, the concerts and refreshments are free thanks to the generous sponsorship of The Village Market and wine donation from Michael Crystal. The line-up:
Summer Sidewalk Book Sale 
Saturday, July 21 from 10am to 4pm
Coinciding with Wilton's town Sidewalk Sale and Street Fair, this sale is located out in front of the Library and specializes in great summer "reads" and selections for all ages. Bargains galore and something for everyone.  More info
Facebook Marketing Secrets
Tuesday, July 17 @6pm
SCORE of Fairfield County, Wilton Library, and the Wilton Chamber of Commerce present a seminar to provide business owners with the tools to effectively use Facebook in their marketing strategies. Topics include: how to avoid wasting your ad budget on unqualified prospects; how to leverage Facebook's free marketing tools to increase sales; how to 'clone' your best customers and attract more people just like them; how to maximize marketing ROI by generating repeat sales; how to turn prospects into fans. Speaker is Gregg Ruais.  More info & register
Announcing our Wilton Library Instagram Account   -- @wiltonlibrary_ct
We're so excited to announce that Wilton Library has a new Instagram account! For those not familiar with Instagram, it's a social networking app made for sharing photos and videos from a mobile device. Similar to Facebook or Twitter, everyone who creates an Instagram account has a profile and a news feed. Follow us on Instagram at @wiltonlibrary_ct to see our event and library photos, videos and other content we think you'll love.  Visit our Instagram account here.
CT Poetry Society Workshop 
Saturday, July 21 @2pm
Please join us for a workshop of the CT Poetry Society. All that's required is the willingness to share some poetry that you have written by reading it aloud to the group. Space limited.  More info & register
No-Sew Fleece Tie Pillows for Teens
Monday, July 16 @3:30pm
No-sew fleece tie pillows are an easy solution to make a pillow if you don't have a sewing machine or don't know how to sew. We provide the materials and teach you how to tie a pillow together to take home or to give as a gift. For students entering grades 6-12. No charge thanks to the John and Patricia Curran Teen Fund.  More info & register
Stitch Time for Knitters and Crocheters
Monday, July 16 @1pm
Weekly drop-in session
on the Library's second floor
Scanning Slides into Digital Images
Friday, July 20 @10am
Quick Links
New to the Collection: Books,
Digital Library: OverDrive, Hoopla,
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