Everyone\u2019s reading this summer Registration for the children\u2019s summer reading program, \u201cEverything STEMs from Reading\u201d is well underway. This week teens get to register for their reading program, \u201cEscape the Ordinary,\u201d which runs from June 22 through Sunday, Aug. 16. During the weeks ahead, kids entering grades 6 through 12 can use Wandoo Reader to record their reading activities, earn prizes and be eligible for drawings. The more the kids read the more chances they have of winning based on minutes read. The registration is online and it\u2019s more of a game than just a place to list books read. Susan Lauricella, head of Teen Services, will be happy to answer any program questions at 203-762-3950, ext. 243. Adults get to \u00a0 enjoy their own summer of reading and prizes with \u00a0 \u201cEscape the Ordinary.\u201d By registering online, keeping track of their reading and submitting brief reviews, patrons automatically will be eligible for weekly drawings of Wilton Chamber of Commerce gift certificates. The adult program begins Monday, July 6 through Sunday, Aug. 16. Adults can stop by the reference desk for assistance in registering for the program beginning July 1. Weir Farm artist\u2019s exhibition Weir Farm\u2019s artist in residence is Rachel Sanders, who will be exhibiting her works at the library on Monday, June 22, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sanders is an artist who works from observation and finds endless possibilities in everyday life. She works from her surroundings inside and out and pushes herself to find new ways of making marks with the tools at hand. Her work is playful, challenging, and absolutely fun. She works from observation; compiling sketches and notes of her interactions while at Weir Farm. The exhibition is co-sponsored by Weir Farm Art Center and Weir Farm National Historic Site and presented by Wilton Library. There is no charge. Registration is suggested. Author returns with new thriller Author Mark Rubinstein pays a return visit to the library for an Area Author Affair program on Monday, June 22, from 7 to 8 p.m. to discuss his latest novel, The Lovers\u2019 Tango. This newest entry is a page-turning legal thriller, inspired by Mark\u2019s real-life courtroom experience and a passion for tango. See the library\u2019s registration link for more details about the author. The book will be available for purchase and signing courtesy of Elm Street Books. There is no charge for the program. Registration is recommended. Babysitters get certified American Red Cross Babysitting Training takes place at the library in a two-day workshop for kids ages 11 to 15 on Tuesday, June 23, and Wednesday, June 24, from 2 to 5 p.m. The kids must attend both sessions in which they learn and role play best practices for babysitting. Upon completion of the course, the students receive their babysitting certificate. The cost is $85 and is due upon registration. To register, call Susan Lauricella at 203-762-3950, ext. 243; there is no registration online. Once placed on the list, the patron must send or present a check made out to Wilton Library before class begins in order to hold the spot. There is a maximum of 12 students in the class. Students should bring beverages and snacks to the sessions. Children\u2019s author visits Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist Matt Davies returns to the area and to Wilton Library specifically on Saturday, June 27, from 2 to 3:30 for Read with Matt Davies. \u00a0 He will chat about his latest book, Ben Draws Trouble. Matt will be drawing, answering questions and reading from the newest book. In this exceptionally funny story, Matt Davies\u2019 character Ben finds that he draws his teachers and classmates a little too well for comfort. There will be copies of Ben Draws Trouble to buy and be signed by the author. Matt\u2019s previous book, Ben Rides On, was a big hit. Registration is required; families are welcome. Emerging media updates As the summer season begins and people are packing up the kids, the pets, the cars and heading out of town, it\u2019s a good time to remember the library has \u201cno packing required\u201d emerging media resources available 24\/7. Movies, music, books, magazines and more are readily available for downloading and\/or streaming. Here are some recent enhancements to the library\u2019s emerging media collection: Hoopla \u2014 with more than 6,000 movies and TV episodes for adults, teens, and children. Wilton residents can enjoy watching TV shows or movies, or listening to one of 225,000 music albums. \u00a0 Movies and TV shows can be streamed on computers, or downloaded to the Hoopla app on mobile devices. Zinio \u2014 magazine titles available on Zinio have changed. The library now offers 31 titles including Bloomberg Businessweek, Bon Appetit, National Geographic, New Yorker, Newsweek, and Vogue. Wilton residents can download all of the magazines on mobile devices for free. E-books and audiobooks can be downloaded, people can learn foreign languages, all on mobile devices, all for free through the Wilton Library. Access to these \u201cno packing required\u201d services may be found by clicking the green \u201cDigital Library\u201d tab on the library\u2019s website homepage. The library\u2019s reference librarians can help patrons with questions. A Wilton Library card is required to enjoy these services. Happy vacation, reading, listening, streaming and downloading! The library will be closed on Sundays through Labor Day beginning this Sunday, June 21. To register for programs, visit www.wiltonlibrary.org and click on Events or call 203-762-3950, ext. 213 for adult programs, ext. 217 for children\u2019s activities and ext. 243 for teen events.