The Wilton Library (203-762-3950/ at 137 Old Ridgefield Road in Wilton Center is open Monday through Thursday from 10 to 8; Friday from 10 to 6; Saturday from 10 to 5 and Sunday from 1 to 5. E-mail general questions to

Elaine Tai-Lauria will be the new executive director of the Wilton Library, succeeding Kathy Leeds when she retires this month. Ms. Leeds served as the director for more than a decade. A Wilton resident for 25 years, Ms. Tai-Lauria has been a professional librarian for 30 years. She previously served as the head of lending services at the Greenwich Library, a position she held for seven years.