Example Site Message: Click to Edit/Replace Text

Books and a Blanket:

A children's book reading series

Friday, June 21, 2024 @ 10am

Co-hosted by the Wilton Land Conservation Trust, Wilton Library, and Wilton Go Green

Immerse yourself in nature and join us for the books and a blanket series.

Bring your blanket and enjoy a relaxing story, some arts and crafts, and a hands-on environmental learning experience.

The Wilton Land Trust, Wilton Library, and Wilton Go Green have come together to offer a unique and immersive book-reading experience. Together, we've created an opportunity for families to venture outside, explore nature, listen to stories, and make an upcycled craft. As partners, we're elevating young minds within beautiful landscapes.

The Wilton Land Trust is a community-focused nonprofit organization that conserves land, protects biodiversity, enhances ecosystems, and builds community.

The Wilton Library is the cultural and intellectual center of Wilton: informing, enriching, connecting, and inspiring the Wilton community.

Wilton Go Green is committed to engaging, educating, and inspiring Wilton residents to embrace a lifestyle of environmental sustainability.

At the event:

Amy Lilien-Harper, from the Wilton Library, will read hand-curated books. Tammy Thornton, President of Wilton Go Green, will guide us through an upcycled craft.​​ David McCarthy of Wilton Land Trust will lead a short & sweet guided walk.

Please remember to bring your blanket, snack, or something to drink, and join us for some fresh air as we celebrate community, nature, and a good book.


Friday, May 10th — 10:00 am

Raindate: May 17th — 10:00 am

Theme:  Butterflies

Walter Preserve:

688 Ridgefield Road, Wilton, CT 06897. The parking lot is just past the preserve on the right when heading north on R33. 

Friday, June 21 — 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Rain date - June 28

Theme: Bugs

Chestnut Meadows Preserve

183 Ridgefield Road, Wilton, CT 06897