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Join us at the Wilton Library for a fun kiddie event.
Food samples and cookie decorating will also be available. Grade K through adults.

January 20 @ 2:00pm

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Friends Author Series: Meet Bestselling Author Adriana Trigiani, Author of Kiss Carlo
Tuesday, January 23 at 6:30 p.m.

Bring your friends and come for an evening of food, wine and conversation with Adriana Trigiani, author of Kiss Carlo.

Adriana Trigiani is the bestselling author of 17 books which have been published in 36 countries around the world, including the blockbuster epic, The Shoemaker’s Wife, All the Stars in the Heavens, the Big Stone Gap series, Lucia, Lucia, the Valentine series; the Viola series for young adults; Cooking with My Sisters, a collection of delicious and accessible family recipes curated by Adriana and her four sisters, and the bestselling memoir, Don’t Sing at the Table. She is a playwright, television writer/producer and filmmaker. She wrote and directed the film version of her novel Big Stone Gap, which was shot entirely on location in her Virginia hometown. She is co-founder of the Origin Project, an in-school writing program that serves more than a thousand students in Appalachia.

Tickets are $15 and include a wine and dessert reception. Proceeds to benefit the Library.

Reception at 6:30 p.m. Program at 7 p.m.


Author Talk

Rogue Justice by Karen Greenburg
February 5th, 6:30pm
@ The New Canaan Library

Dr. Greenberg is the Director of the Center on National Security at Fordham University. Her newest book, "Rogue Justice: The Making of the Security State", explores the War on Terror’s impact on justice and law in America. She will talk about the themes of her book in this though provoking discussion.

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Author Talk: Marie Benedict—Carnegie’s Maid @ Wilton Library
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - 7:00pm

Lawyer and novelist Marie Benedict discusses her historical novel, Carnegie’s Maid, when she visits Wilton Library. Irish immigrant Clara Kelley is hired to work in one of Pittsburgh’s grandest households. Although working for an icy mistress who rules her sons, Clara has an uncanny understanding of business. With captivating insight and heart, Carnegie's Maid tells the story of one brilliant woman who may have spurred Andrew Carnegie's transformation from ruthless industrialist into the world's first true philanthropist. 

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Author Talk: Andrew Morton—Wallis In Love @ Wilton Library
Wednesday, February 13, 2018 - 7:00pm

For fans of the Netflix series The Crown and from the author of the New York Times 
bestseller 17 Carnations comes a captivating biography of Wallis Simpson, the notorious woman for whom Edward VIII gave up the throne. 

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