WILTON, CT — Wilton Library and Wilton School District will explore racism for the 2021 edition of the annual community-wide reading program, Wilton Reads.
The library will again be collaborating with the Wilton School District to facilitate discussions and conversations throughout the community on all levels.
At the recent Board of Education meeting, Elaine Tai-Lauria, executive director of Wilton
Library, and Fran Kompar, director of Digital Learning, Wilton Public Schools, announced the
topic for Wilton Reads 2021. The library’s selection is “Memorial Drive: A Daughter’s Memoir,”
by Natasha Trethewey.
Tai-Lauria credited Lauren McLaughlin, assistant director of Patron Services, for the