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   Wednesday, May 06, 2015
10:30 AM -
Storytime
Event Location:
Contact: Allison Herman   646-8181
aherman@wellstown.org
Children ages 2-5 years old and their caregivers are welcome to join 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 646-8181.  



   Friday, May 08, 2015
10:30 AM -
Fiber Arts Group
Event Location:
Contact: Anne Mosey   646-8181
amosey@wellstown.org

Our Knitting & Crochet Group is now the Fiber Arts Group!

If you do embroidery, cross-stitch, sewing, weaving, quilting, whatever you do - if itís done with fiber and itís portable, we welcome you.

We meet from 10:30-12:00 every Friday, as long as the library is open. All ages & levels of ability are encouraged to join us for ideas, inspiration and lively conversation.




   Monday, May 11, 2015
10:30 AM -
Mother Goose
Event Location:
Contact: Allison Herman   646-8181
aherman@wellstown.org
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 646-8181.



   Tuesday, May 12, 2015
6:15 PM -
Evening Book Discussion
Event Location:
Contact: Devin Burritt   646-8181
dburritt@wellstown.org
This month's selection is reader's choice! Read a book of your choice, and be prepared to give a short book talk about your selection. Titles presented in this month's meeting will be considered for use in following book discussions. Please register in advance by calling the library at 646-8181.  This program is co-sponsored by the Wells Public Library and Wells-Ogunquit Adult Community Education. 


1:30 PM -
Storytime
Event Location:
Contact: Allison Herman   646-8181
aherman@wellstown.org
Children ages 2-5 years old and their caregivers are welcome to join 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 646-8181.  



   Wednesday, May 13, 2015
10:00 AM -
Wellness Wednesday: Get Informed about Lyme Disease
Event Location:
Contact: Kristi Bryant   646-8181
kbryant@wellstown.org
Lyme Disease is one of the fastest-growing infectious diseases in the United States. Fortunately, with some precautions, we can reduce our risk of contracting Lyme Disease. Bob Maurais, co-owner of Mainely Ticks, will tell us about this growing health concern and then teach us how we can protect ourselves, our family, pets and yard from ticks that carry Lyme Disease. Bob worked as an Industrial Arts/Technology Education teacher for 31 years. In 1996, Bob was honored to represent all Maine teachers as "Maine Teacher of the Year."


10:30 AM -
Storytime
Event Location:
Contact: Allison Herman   646-8181
aherman@wellstown.org
Children ages 2-5 years old and their caregivers are welcome to join 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 646-8181.  



   Friday, May 15, 2015
10:00 AM -
Gardening with Jolene: Container Gardening for Spring
Event Location:
Contact: Kristi Bryant   646-8181
kbryant@wellstown.org
Master Gardener Jolene Staruch will show us how to use flowers and herbs to create a beautiful container for your deck, patio or stairs. All materials will be provided free of charge. Registration is required for this program, and you can reserve your spot by calling the library at  646-8181.


10:30 AM -
Fiber Arts Group
Event Location:
Contact: Anne Mosey   646-8181
amosey@wellstown.org

Our Knitting & Crochet Group is now the Fiber Arts Group!

If you do embroidery, cross-stitch, sewing, weaving, quilting, whatever you do - if itís done with fiber and itís portable, we welcome you.

We meet from 10:30-12:00 every Friday, as long as the library is open. All ages & levels of ability are encouraged to join us for ideas, inspiration and lively conversation.




   Monday, May 18, 2015
10:30 AM -
Mother Goose
Event Location:
Contact: Allison Herman   646-8181
aherman@wellstown.org
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 646-8181.



   Tuesday, May 19, 2015
6:00 PM -
New England's Rock Walls
Event Location:
Contact: Kristi Bryant   646-8181
kbryant@wellstown.org
Kevin Gardener, author of The Granite Kiss: Traditions and Techniques of Building New England Stone Walls, has been a stone wall builder for nearly 40 years. Come learn about the history and craft of constructing rock walls from a man whose family business is widely known for traditional New England stonework, particularly for historic restoration of antique structures. In addition to The Granite Kiss,Gardener has published an examination of several historic sites in the Monadnock NH Region in the 2006 anthology Where The Mountain Stands Alone.Come watch as Kevin constructs a miniature stone wall while telling us why the stone wall is here to stay!


1:30 PM -
Storytime
Event Location:
Contact: Allison Herman   646-8181
aherman@wellstown.org
Children ages 2-5 years old and their caregivers are welcome to join 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 646-8181.  



   Wednesday, May 20, 2015
10:30 AM -
Storytime
Event Location:
Contact: Allison Herman   646-8181
aherman@wellstown.org
Children ages 2-5 years old and their caregivers are welcome to join 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 646-8181.  



3:00 PM -
Chinese Brush Painting
Event Location:
Contact: Cidney Mayes   646-8181
cmayes@wellstown.org
Join us for a lesson in Chinese Brush painting! Learn how to use ink and brushes to create beautiful works of art, and write your name in Chinese! Registration is limited to 6 participants, please register by calling the library at 646-8181, or by contacting Cidney at cmayes@wellstown.org. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Wells Public Library


   Thursday, May 21, 2015
2:00 PM -
Anime and Manga Club
Event Location:
Contact: Cidney Mayes   646-8181
cmayes@wellstown.org
This is our last meeting of the school year! If you are interested in Anime or Manga, or would like to learn more about Japanese comics and television shows, then join us at 2:00! This program is for grades 5 and up, and is sponsored by the Friends of the Wells Public Library. For more information. please contact Cidney at cmayes@wellstown.org, or at 646-8181.


6:00 PM -
Jellybean Party
Event Location:
Contact: Allison Herman   646-8181
aherman@wellstown.org
Everyone loves jellybeans, so letís have a party with them! We will have jellybean crafts, jellybean games, and, of course, jellybean tasting! For more information, please contact Allison at aherman@wellstown.org, or at 646-8181. This free program is sponsored by the Friends of the Wells Public Library. 


   Friday, May 22, 2015
10:30 AM -
Fiber Arts Group
Event Location:
Contact: Anne Mosey   646-8181
amosey@wellstown.org

Our Knitting & Crochet Group is now the Fiber Arts Group!

If you do embroidery, cross-stitch, sewing, weaving, quilting, whatever you do - if itís done with fiber and itís portable, we welcome you.

We meet from 10:30-12:00 every Friday, as long as the library is open. All ages & levels of ability are encouraged to join us for ideas, inspiration and lively conversation.




   Monday, May 25, 2015
5:30 AM -
Closed for Memorial Day
Event Location:
Contact:    
We will be closed on Monday, May 25 in observance of Memorial Day. We will reopen on Tuesday, May 26 at 1:00 p.m. 


   Tuesday, May 26, 2015
1:15 PM -
Afternoon Book Discussion
Event Location:
Contact: Cidney Mayes   646-8181
cmayes@wellstown.org
This month is reader's choice month! Read a book of your choice, and be prepared to give a short book talk about your selection. Titles presented in this month's meeting will be considered for use in following book discussions. Please register in advance by calling the library at 646-8181.  This program is co-sponsored by the Wells Public Library and Wells-Ogunquit Adult Community Education.


1:30 PM -
Storytime
Event Location:
Contact: Allison Herman   646-8181
aherman@wellstown.org
Children ages 2-5 years old and their caregivers are welcome to join 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 646-8181.  



   Wednesday, May 27, 2015
10:30 AM -
Storytime
Event Location:
Contact: Allison Herman   646-8181
aherman@wellstown.org
Children ages 2-5 years old and their caregivers are welcome to join 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 646-8181.  



   Thursday, May 28, 2015
6:30 PM -
Drowned Valley
Event Location:
Contact: Kristi Bryant   646-8181
kbryant@wellstown.org

Drowned Valley is an old time bluegrass and gospel group from the Seacoast of New Hampshire. Drowned Valley has played to enthusiastic crowds at the Wells Public Library in past years, and we look forward to welcoming them back! 




   Friday, May 29, 2015
10:30 AM -
Fiber Arts Group
Event Location:
Contact: Anne Mosey   646-8181
amosey@wellstown.org

Our Knitting & Crochet Group is now the Fiber Arts Group!

If you do embroidery, cross-stitch, sewing, weaving, quilting, whatever you do - if itís done with fiber and itís portable, we welcome you.

We meet from 10:30-12:00 every Friday, as long as the library is open. All ages & levels of ability are encouraged to join us for ideas, inspiration and lively conversation.