• Conversational French Language Group
    Thursday, December 14 at 6 p.m.

    Join us for an informal approach to practicing or re-learning French!  This group will meet weekly on Thursdays to speak French.  We will offer some activities, questions, and other approaches to practicing the language, but mostly it will be up to the group to determine what the format will be.  We welcome anyone with a French Language interest to participate.  For more information, please contact Andrea Kazilionis at akazilionis@wellstown.org, or call the library at 207-646-8181.
  • Fiber Arts Group
    Friday, December 15 at 10 a.m.

    All are welcome to join our Fiber Arts Group.  
    If you embroider, cross-stitch, sew, weave, quilt, whatever you do - if it’s done with fiber and it’s portable, we welcome you. 

    We meet on Friday from 10-12, as long as the library is open. All ages & levels of ability are encouraged to join us for ideas, inspiration and lively conversation.  For more information, please contact Anne Mosey at amosey@wellstown.org or by calling the library at 207-646-8181. 

     
  • Lego and Rubik‚Äôs Cube Club
    Friday, December 15 at 3 p.m.

    Let the brain games begin! Participants are invited to build master creations with Legos provided by the library.  We will also have Rubik’s cubes on hand with instructions on how to solve the Cube.  All ages welcome.  These free events are sponsored by the Friends of the Wells Public Library.  For more information, please contact Allison Herman at aherman@wellstown.org or call the library at 207-646-8181.
     
  • Teen Food Workshop
    Wednesday, December 20 at 1:30 p.m.

    Want to improve your food prep skills? Have some culinary fun and get your snack on with our Teen Food Workshop. Each workshop will show how to make a cool snack step by step, and then we’ll eat what we’ve made together!  This month we will be making holiday pita trees.  All ingredients and tools provided. Please inform library staff of any food allergies before participating in this program.  This free program is sponsored by the Friends of the Wells Public Library.  For more information, please contact Jade Austin at jaustin@wellstown.org or call the library at 207-646-8181.
     
  • Toddler Storytime
    Tuesday, January 2 at 1:30 p.m.
     
    Ages 2-5 years old and their caregivers are invited to meet us for stories, songs, and movement, all followed by a craft.  These free events are sponsored by the Friends of the Wells Public Library.  For more information, please contact Allison Herman at aherman@wellstown.org or by calling the library at 207-646-8181.  
  • Toddler Storytime
    Wednesday, January 3 at 10:30 a.m.

    Ages 2-5 years old and their caregivers are invited to meet us for stories, songs, and movement, all followed by a craft.  These free events are sponsored by the Friends of the Wells Public Library.  For more information, please contact Allison Herman at aherman@wellstown.org or by calling the library at 207-646-8181.  
  • ​Random Fandom: Maze Runner - The Death Cure
    Wednesday, January 3 at 1:30 p.m.

    It’s time to get ready for our Random Fandoms! Each month we celebrate a new popular theme geared towards kids in grades 5-8.  This month, the long-awaited final Maze Runner movie is out!  Let’s celebrate with our own mini maze building, washer necklaces, and more.  Snacks and games included.  This free event is sponsored by the Friends of the Wells Public Library.  For more information, please contact Jade Austin at jaustin@wellstown.org or call the library at 207-646-8181.
     
  • ​Lunch and Learn: Essential Oils
    Friday, January 5 at 12 p.m.

    Essential oils have become increasingly popular. Curious what the buzz is about?  Come to our January Lunch and Learn to hear from essential oil expert, Nichole Donovan, about the uses of a variety of essential oils. Attendees are encouraged to bring a lunch; light snacks and beverages will be provided. This free event is sponsored by the Friends of the Wells Public Library.  For more information, please contact Andrea Kazilionis at akazilionis@wellstown.org or call the library at 207-646-8181.
     
  • Mother Goose Storytime
    Monday, January 8 at 10:30 a.m.

    Join us for Mother Goose Mondays! Children ages 0-24 months and their caregivers are invited to engage in lap activities, rhymes, songs, and fingerplays.  This free event is sponsored by the Friends of the Wells Public Library.  For more information, please contact Allison Herman at aherman@wellstown.org or by calling the library at 207-646-8181.

     
  • ​Teen Craft: Kumihimo Braiding
    Wednesday, January 10 at 1:30 p.m.

    Stop by the library to try out a new craft.  We provide the supplies, you bring the creativity! This month we will learn the art of Kumihimo braiding.  We will use a clever cardboard loom and an ancient Japanese technique to make an awesome yarn braid that you can use to decorate anything! This free event is sponsored by the Friends of the Wells Public Library. For more information, please contact Jade Austin at jaustin@wellstown.org or by calling the library at 207-646-8181. 



Construction Begins!

The Wells Public Library is pleased to announce that construction began on its long awaited building project. Beginning in August, the front parking lot will be closed to the public for approximately 6 months. 

The front entrance to the building will remain open.
Stay tuned for more information!

Pictures are now up on our campaign website

 

Wells Public Library Newsletter

We now publish a quarterly newsletter including information on our adult and childrens programs, library news, and reminders about important library services and policies. 

If you live in Wells, your copy of the newsletter has been mailed. If you don't receive a copy, you can read it here anytime, or pick one up at the library! 

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