• Toddler Storytime
    Tuesday, April 23 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.  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.  
  • Toddler Storytime
    Wednesday, April 24 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.  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 Game Tournament
    Wednesday, April 24 at 1:30 p.m.

    Drop by the library on the last Wednesday of each month to participate in our ongoing gaming tournament. Each month, we will have new competitive games for you to try your hand at - from retro board games to Wii marathons to our new Nintendo Switch! 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.
     
  • Conversational French Language Group
    Thursday, April 25 at 6:30 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.  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.
  • Fiber Arts Group
    Friday, April 26 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, 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, April 26 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.  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.
     
  • Mother Goose Storytime
    Monday, April 29 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.

     
  • ​Random Fandom: Aladdin
    Wednesday, May 1 at 1:30 p.m.

    Are any kids in grades 5 and up excited to see the live-action version of the classic Disney adventure later this month? Let’s reminisce with the original movie while we craft tin can lanterns to summon our own genies.  High schoolers 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.
     
  • ​Friday Film Series: The Sting
    Friday, May 3 at 2 p.m.

    Please join us at the library for our Friday Film Series! This month we will be showing the 1973 film The Sting, starring Robert Redford and Paul Newman. No registration is required and all ages are welcome.  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.
     
  • ​Teen Craft: Altered Books
    Wednesday, May 8 at 1:30 p.m.

    This month, use amazing art from old children’s books to cover a canvas with your own imaginative scene.  We provide the supplies, you bring the creativity!  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.
     



New Borrowing Policy

The Wells Public Library has new lending rules! Items checked out from our library can now be renewed up to four times. We've also removed limits on magazine checkouts and almost all items go out for three weeks now. However, items borrowed from other Minerva libraries will still only have one renewal. Questions? Ask us!


 
New e-Newsletter!

The Wells Public Library now has an email newsletter! We'll be sending out monthly updates of all the fun things going on in the library.
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Community Program Room Rental

Did you know our Community Program Room is available to rent for all of your programming needs? $100/hour with a minimum of three hours. Great for parties, events, conferences, etc. The room seats over 80 people and is available even when the library is closed! Call for more information and to book the room.