• Toddler Storytime
    Tuesday, December 6 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, December 7 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: Alice Through the Looking Glass
    Wednesday, December 7 at 1 p.m.

    It’s time to get ready for our next batch of Random Fandoms! Each month we celebrate a new popular theme geared towards kids in grades 5-8. This month we will enjoy Alice Through the Looking Glass by making crafts, eating snacks, and playing Wonderland-themed games.  For more information, please contact Jade Austin at jaustin@wellstown.org or call the library at 207-646-8181.
  • Conversational French Language Group
    Thursday, December 8 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 Devin Burritt at dburritt@wellstown.org, or call the library at 207-646-8181.
  • Fiber Arts Group
    Friday, December 9 at 10:30 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 10:30-12:00, 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 9 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.
     
  • ​Ethel M. Weymouth Art Gallery
    Saturday, December 10 at 11 a.m.

    Please join us for a free opening reception at the Ethel M. Weymouth Art Gallery located in the Wells Public Library.  Refreshments will be provided, and the artist will answer questions.  This month we are celebrating the Comic/Graphic Art of local artist Steve Lavigne from Shellback Artworks.  Lavigne is known for his illustrative work on the famous Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles series.  The art will remain on display for the month of December; we hope to see you there!  This 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.
     
  • Mother Goose Storytime
    Monday, December 12 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. 

    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.


     
  • Weekly Meditation Class
    Wednesday, December 14 at 12 p.m.

    If meditation is something you are curious or passionate about, this program is for you!  Learn how to consistently incorporate mediation into your life in order to increase health, wellbeing and inner peace.  Wellness Coach Cindy Simon will lead us in a weekly meditation session.  All skill levels are welcome.  For more information, please contact Devin Burritt at dburritt@wellstown.org, or call the library at 207-646-8181.
  • ​Teen Crafternoon
    Wednesday, December 14 at 1 p.m.

    Stop by the library to try out a new craft! This Wednesday, we’ll be crafting Holiday Book Trees. We provide the supplies, you bring the creativity!  These free events are 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. 

     
  • ​Holiday Party
    Thursday, December 15 at 6 p.m.

    Come in your pajamas and eat cookies while listening to classic holiday stories.  Crafts and activities to follow, with a special guest appearance by a holiday favorite!  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 call the library at 207-646-8181.

     



eReaders on Loan!


The Library now has five eReaders for loan! These devices can be borrowed for up to 2 weeks at a time, and will be loaded with the top five most requested books at the time of purchase.  Check one out today!




 
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