Thursday, September 19, 2019

PROGRAMS & EVENTS

SEPTEMBER
September's Moving Wall Museumhistoric photos from the Wilmot Historical Society.

OCTOBER
Thursday, October 3 - Thursday's Child fundraiser for the library at the Coach House Restaurant in the New London Inn. Be sure to get a table of friends together and enjoy a delicious meal to support the Wilmot Public Library. Call 526-2791 for reservations. 
     This is an annual event sponsored by the Friends of the Wilmot Library (FOWPL) to raise funds for an annual donation to the library's operating budget.
 
Tom and Bessie
Tuesday, October 8, 7 p.m. - Bessie's Story: Watching the Lights Go Out. Thomas Farmen will relate the story behind his new book that chronicles the journey of Bessie, a chocolate Lab, as she loses her eyesight due to an unexpected eye disease. In the process Bessie unwittingly becomes a mentor and teacher for those of us who have to face the reality of growing older. This program is free and open to the public.

Friday, October 25 - Annual Pumpkin Carving in the Creativity Lab. 5 p.m. Pumpkins provided. More details to come.


NOVEMBER
Bittersweet
Thursday, November 7, at 7 p.m. - Invasive Plants in New Hampshire by chemist and environmental scientist Sandy Rock. 
     This will be a Powerpoint presentation to provide basic information on invasive species (such as the bittersweet plant at right)—ecology, control measures, and available resources for information and control. Co-hosted by the Wilmot Garden Club, the program is free and open to the public.

Saturday, November 9, 1 - 2 p.m. - Mr. Aaron - Beloved musician and educator Aaron Jones goes by the name of "Mr. Aaron." When it comes to music for kids, whether he's on stage or up close in class, his energy and connection with the audience are unmatched. Mr. Aaron was recently awarded Best Children's Performer from New Hampshire Magazine. This program is free and open to the public.