• Chill with a Chapter Book Podcast
    Thursday, October 29 at 2 p.m.

    All ages are invited to listen as Miss Allison reads a few chapters a week from an elementary level book. This season's selection is The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum.

    Listen at: anchor.fm/wells-youth-services


    For more information, please contact Allison Herman at aherman@wellstown.org or call the library at 207-646-8181.
     
  • Conversational French Language Group
    Thursday, October 29 at 6:30 p.m.

    Join us every other week for an informal approach to practicing or re-learning French via Zoom! We welcome anyone with a French Language interest to participate. Venez parler français avec nous!

    Email Cindy at cappleby@wellstown.org for your Zoom invitation. 


    For more information, please contact Cindy Appleby at cappleby@wellstown.org or by calling the library at 207-646-8181. 
  • Fiber Arts
    Friday, October 30 at 10:30 a.m.


    Have you been crafting during the past few weeks? Join us this Friday in a Zoom meeting to show off your latest knitting creation, get tips on your crochet technique, and just chat with old friends and make some new ones.

    Email Stefanie at sclaydon@wellstown.org to get your Zoom link invitation. 


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


     

  • Jaded YA Reads Podcast
    Saturday, October 31 at 10 a.m.

    Tweens, teens, and adults can listen along as Jade reads a young adult novel chapter by chapter. Our first book will be the fantasy classic Howl’s Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones.

    Listen at: anchor.fm/wells-library-ya 

    For more information, please contact Jade Austin at jaustin@wellstown.org or call the library at 207-646-8181.
     

     
  • Mother Goose Storytime
    Monday, November 2 at 10:30 a.m.

    Join us for Mother Goose Mondays at the Harbor Park Pavilion! Be sure to bundle up and bring blankets! Children ages 0-24 months and their caregivers are invited to engage in lap activities, rhymes, songs, and fingerplays while practicing social distancing. Please wear a mask when entering the pavilion and follow necessary CDC guidelines.

    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 Challenge: Build a Halloween Creation!
    Complete by Monday, November 2

    It's finally time for spooky tricks, tasty treats, and costumed celebration. Let's build a Halloween creation! Whether it's a scary monster, cute little black cat, or minifigures in costume, what will you come up with?
    You have the week and weekend to complete this challenge! Please contact the library if Legos are needed. Baggies with a fair amount of Legos to borrow are available. When you are finished with your creation, send a photo to Jade at wellslibraryya@gmail.com by Monday morning. Make sure to check our Facebook every Monday to see the imaginative builds! All ages welcome.
    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.
     
  • Goodnight Stories Podcast
    Tuesday, November 3 at 3 p.m.

    Listen to a quiet bedtime story read by one of our Wells Public Library staff members. Perfect for dinnertime, too!

    Listen at: anchor.fm/wells-public-library


    For more information, please contact Allison Herman at aherman@wellstown.org or call the library at 207-646-8181.

     
  • Fall Storytime on Facebook
    Wednesday, November 4 at 10:30 a.m.

    Children will be engaged in stories, songs, games, and dancing with their favorite librarians on Facebook! Each storytime will be followed by a craft relating to the week’s theme. Take and make kits will be available at the back door of the library all week long, unless otherwise noted.

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


    The Nonfiction book group will meet via Zoom - all are welcome! Our pick for this month is The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot. 

    Email Cindy at cappleby@wellstown.org for your Zoom invitation.


    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. 
     



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.

Interested in receiving the newsletter?

Sign up here:  http://eepurl.com/dQa1ib


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

Clynk bags are still available at the Wells Public Library!

By using one of our Clynk bags for recyclable cans, the money earned goes to the Friends of the Library. The Friends group funds many of the programs and activities the library provides, including Adult Services programs, guest speakers, Children's Programs and more.

Fill up the bag and return to any Clynk collection center at participating Hannaford's.