• Fiber Arts
    Friday, December 4 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, December 5 at 10 a.m.

    Tweens, teens, and adults can listen along as one of our librarians reads a young adult novel chapter by chapter. Our next book will be the mystery classic The Girl with the Silver Eyes by Willo Davis Roberts.

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

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

     
  • Goodnight Stories Podcast
    Tuesday, December 8 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 and YouTube
    Wednesday, December 9 at 10:30 a.m.

    Children will be engaged in stories, songs, games, and dancing with their favorite librarians on Facebook and YouTube! 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.

    Watch on YouTube here.

    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. 

     
  • Chill with a Chapter Book Podcast
    Thursday, December 10 at 2 p.m.

    All ages are invited to listen as Miss Allison reads the next book in The Wonderful Wizard of Oz series by L. Frank Baum, The Land of Oz.

    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.
     
  • An Evening with Susan B. Anthony via Zoom
    Tuesday, December 15 at 6:30 p.m.

    In 2020 we celebrate not only 100 years since the ratification of the 19th Amendment, we’re also celebrating Susan B. Anthony’s 200th birthday! Anthony was a women’s rights activist, and she devoted her life to racial, gender, and educational equality. Join us on Zoom for an evening with Susan B. Anthony as presented by Sheryl Faye with a live Q&A session at the end of the performance.

    Email Stefanie at sclaydon@wellstown.org for a Zoom invitation. 

    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, December 17 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. 
  • Meditation Group
    Monday, December 28 at 12 p.m.

    Practitioners of all backgrounds and skill levels are welcome at our monthly meeting. Meditation and mindfulness expert Cindy Simon will lead a group (via Zoom) in meditative practice. If you're looking to bring meditation into your everyday life, this is a perfect opportunity to test a variety of meditative skills.

    Email Stefanie at sclaydon@wellstown.org for a Zoom invitation. 


    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.

     
  • Mother Goose Storytime on Facebook and YouTube
    Monday, January 4 at 10:30 a.m.

    Join us for Mother Goose Mondays now on Facebook and YouTube! Children ages 0-24 months and their caregivers are invited to engage in lap activities, rhymes, songs, and fingerplays all from the comfort and warmth of your own home. 

    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. 

     



Letters to Santa
Up to Christmas Eve

We are honored to be a pick-up spot for letters to Santa! A specially designed mailbox just for Santa mail is located on the craft table outside the back door of the library. Leave your letters in the mailbox during open hours and they will be delivered to Santa before Christmas.

We hope we can catch a picture of him (or his elves?) and the reindeer when they come to retrieve the mail!

 
At Home Scavenger Hunt
Month of December

Children of all ages are invited to take part in our At Home Scavenger Hunt! Just complete the handout that can be found at the library or via the link below. Bring the completed sheet back to the library during open hours and pick your prize!

Library Scavenger Hunt


 
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.