• Wishful Reading
    Tuesday, September 21 at 2 p.m.

    All are welcome to join us in the library for our monthly fiction book group. The next book discussion will be about Once and Future Witches by Alix Harrow. Reserve a copy by calling the library or using the online catalog today! No registration necessary.

    This free event is sponsored by the Friends of the Wells Public Library.  For more information please contact Stefanie Claydon at sclaydon@wellstown.org or call the library at 207-646-8181.
     
  • Chinese Brushpainting
    Tuesday, September 21 at 6 p.m.

    Did you miss celebrating Chinese New Year with the library this year? Worry not! We are presenting our Chinese New Year program at the library in time for the Mid-Autumn Festival. Join us to learn how to write out simple phrases in Chinese characters with a brush and inkwell and learn about what the Year of the Ox means in Chinese folklore. 

    Registration is required. Contact Stefanie at sclaydon@wellstown.org to register.

    This free event is sponsored by the Friends of the Wells Public Library. For more information please contact Stefanie Claydon at sclaydon@wellstown.org or call the library at 207-646-8181.  
     
  • Toddler Storytime
    Wednesday, September 22 at 10:30 a.m.

    Ages 2-5 years old and their caregivers are invited to meet us at the library for stories, songs, and movement, all followed by a craft.

    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.

     
  • ​Teen Event – Autumn Party
    Wednesday, September 22 at 1:30 p.m.

    You never know what fun you might find at the library after school! This Wednesday we’ll watch an Autumn movie on our drop-down projection screen and do a mason jar craft.

    This free program is sponsored by the Friends of the Wells Public Library.  For more information, please contact Meghan Osmolski at mosmolski@wellstown.org or call the library at 207-646-8181.
     

     
  • Fiber Arts
    Friday, September 24 at 10:30 a.m.


    Have you been crafting during your time at home? Join us every Friday in the library to show off your latest knitting creation, get tips on your crochet technique, and just chat with old friends and make some new ones.

    For more information, please contact Stefanie Claydon at sclaydon@wellstown.org or by calling the library at 207-646-8181. 


     

  • ​Toddler Storytime
    Friday, September 24 at 1 p.m.

    Ages 2-5 years old and their caregivers are invited to meet us at the library for stories, songs, and movement, all followed by a craft.

    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.
     
  • ​Lego and Rubik’s Cube Club
    Friday, September 24 at 3 p.m.

    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; meet at the library.

    This free event is sponsored by the Friends of the Wells Public Library. For more information, please contact Meghan Osmolski at mosmolski@wellstown.org or call the library at 207-646-8181.
     
  • Mother Goose Storytime
    Monday, September 27 at 10:30 a.m.

    Join us for Mother Goose Mondays at the library! 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 call the library at 207-646-8181. 

     
  • YA Book Club
    Tuesday, September 28 at 5:30 p.m.

    Our new young adult book club is open to anyone entering 5th grade through 12th grade. This month participants will discuss Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J.K. Rowling. Reserve a copy by calling the library or using the online catalog! No registration necessary.

    Email Meghan at mosmolski@wellstown.org for a Zoom link if you are unable to attend in person.

    This free event is sponsored by the Friends of the Wells Public Library. For more information, please contact Meghan Osmolski at mosmolski@wellstown.org or call the library at 207-646-8181. 
     

     
  • ​Teen Game Tournament
    Wednesday, September 29 at 1:30 p.m.

    Each month, we will have new competitive games for you to try your hand at—from board games to DS marathons to our Nintendo Switch.

    This free program is sponsored by the Friends of the Wells Public Library.  For more information, please contact Meghan Osmolski at mosmolski@wellstown.org or call the library at 207-646-8181.
     
  • Star Gazing with the Astronomical Society of Northern New England
    Wednesday, September 29 at 6 p.m.

    We are excited to be partnering again with the Astronomical Society of Northern New England to have a star party and view the night sky through their telescopes. See constellations like Leo the Lion, Draco the Dragon, and Cygnus the Swan.

    *Registration is required*. This program will be held at the ASNNE Observatory in Kennebunk. In case of bad weather, a raindate of Thursday, September 30 is planned.

    This free event is sponsored by the Friends of the Wells Public Library. For more information, please contact Stefanie Claydon at sclaydon@wellstown.org or call the library at 207-646-8181.

     
  • Conversational French Language Group
    Thursday, September 30 at 6:30 p.m.

    Join us every other week for an informal approach to practicing or re-learning French. This program is going to be a hybrid - in person and over Zoom! Email Cindy at cappleby@wellstown.org for the Zoom invitation. 

    We welcome anyone with a French Language interest to participate. Venez parler français avec nous!

    For more information, please contact Cindy Appleby at cappleby@wellstown.org or by calling the library at 207-646-8181. 

     
  • Nonfiction Book Group
    Wednesday, October 6 at 4:30 p.m.

    The Nonfiction book group will meet in the library and all are welcome! Our pick for this month is
    Code Girls by Liza Mundy.

    This free event is sponsored by the Friends of the Wells Public Library. For more information, please contact Cindy Appleby at cappleby@wellstown.org or by calling the library at 207-646-8181. 
     

     



Room Rental

Did you know our Meeting Room and Community Program Room are available to rent for all of your programming needs? Cost is $25 an hour for the Meeting Room and $50 an hour for the Community Program Room. Available to book for parties, events, conferences, meetings, etc.

The Meeting Room seats up to 25 people and can be used during open hours. The Community Program Room seats over 80 people and is available even when the library is closed! Call for more information or to book the room, or use our online booking site.

 

e-Newsletter Sign Up

The Wells Public Library's email newsletter is back! We'll be sending out monthly updates of all the fun things going on in the library.

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For more information, please contact Stefanie Claydon at sclaydon@wellstown.org or by calling the library at 207-646-8181.