Welcome to the Wells Village Library



 "Think of life as a good book. The further you get into it, the more it begins to make sense.

              –Harold Kushner


Angela French, Library Director


Winter Hours

 Sunday               Closed

                                                                 Monday            Closed

                                                                 Tuesday           12:00-4:00

                                                                 Wednesday      10:00-2:00   

                                                                 Thursday           Closed

                                                                  Friday                3:00-5:00

                                                                  Saturday            9:00-1:00

                                                                      Librarian The Wells Village Library is seeking a Librarian. The ideal candidate would have library experience and have/be willing to work towards their state certification. Some responsibilities would be: daily operations of the library, managing the collection, coordinating engaging programs and special events for patrons, supporting fundraising activities, and general upkeep of displays and space. This is a part time position. Our Library is currently open 14 hours a week. We are looking for a self-starter who wants to become part of our community. Please submit your resume on or before March 2, 2020. Send your resume and cover letter to: Town Clerk Nora Sargent, Town of Wells, PO Box 585, Wells, VT 05774 or wellstownclerk@comcast.net. Please call Michelle Bates with any questions at 802-884-5431

 February Book Club

Redbird Chistmas

by Fannie Flagg

-If you have previously read this title, please come join the discussion and share your thoughts about this title.

Book Discussion 

February 25 @ 1:00

Mission Statement

The Wells Village Library is committed to provide timely and reliable informational and recreational access and services through books, electronic and multimedia, programs, public gatherings, and events. The library is committed to the continued enjoyment, educational growth, and enrichment needs of all its community members.  The library is dedicated to assisting patrons to access information technologies.  Through a friendly and inviting atmosphere, the Wells Village Library encourages equal opportunities to all its patrons to become literate and informed citizens.


Library Board of Trustees

The Wells Village Library is governed by a Library Board consisting of five members.  

Meetings are open to the public and are as follows:

2019 - January 14, February 11, March 11, April 8, May 20, June 17, July 15, August 19,

September 17, October 21, November 4, December 2

New for 2020

Meetings are the first Monday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at the Wells Village Library

Trustees are as follows: Lisa Mattison, Chair-Michelle Bates, Carol Shattuck,  Amanda Butler

and Annie Constantino
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                                         WELLS VILLAGE LIBRARY TRUSTEES
                                          Regular Meeting October 7th, 2019
                                                           Time: 7:00pm


1.  Call to order

2.  Additions, deletions, changes to agenda

3.  Consent agenda:
      A.  Approval of Minutes: 9/17/19
      B.  Treasurer’s report
      C.  Librarian’s report

4.  General Public Comments

5.  Old Business:
      A.  Budget for town, select board meeting 10/15/19
      B.  Library Fund Budget
      C.  Bingo volunteers  10/10/19 and 10/13/19
      D.  Lights of Wells
      E.  Summer & Winter hours
      F.  Chet Mead
      G.  Outside lights

6.  New Business:
      A.  Thank you notes to: 
      B.  Shelly Sears possibly a quilting program
      C.  Length of Board of Trustees meetings

7.  Set next regular Board meeting:  (anticipated 11/4/19)

8:  Other Lawful Business

9.  Adjournment