*2 New WAYNE SOUVENIRS*-Perfect Christmas Presents — “Scenes of Wayne” calendar created by Jane Davis. Available for $12. each or $20. for two. Loon Notecards: Wayne summer resident Michael O’Malley has made sets of 8 loon notecards–8 different shots of loons on Pocasset–as a library fundraiser. Eight cards and envelopes for 12.00. Both are available now at the library or order at 685-3612.

FOL 29th Annual Quilt for 2019-Diamond in a Square

Thanks to the New Sandwich Quilters for this lovely 98″ X 106″ queen size quilt. Raffle tickets are available for $1.00 each or 6 for $5.00. Drawing to be held in December. Now on display in the library.

Look for the Friends of the Library Table at the Wayne Christmas Fair at the Wayne Elementary School on Saturday, December 7. This will be your last chance to purchase raffle tickets for our Diamond in the Square Quilt. We will be choosing the lucky winner of the quilt at the end of the fair! FOL is a volunteer group, which was organized in the 1980s and is open to all. Our mission is to augment the library operating budget and enrich the Cary Library offerings. PLEASE JOIN US! Questions or comments can be directed to Sue Spalding, FOL Chair at

TUESDAY, November 19, 2019 1:00 pm

As you grow older, you may worry about how you can remain independent, pay for the care you need, and preserve your home and savings. In this class you will learn a few critical points of law that can help yo protect your assets.

WEDNESDAY, November 20, 2019 6:00 pm

Lego Night

Come for the monthly LEGO Club Meeting

Geared to children Prek-K to Grade 5. Please join us. The library provides all the building blocks and space to explore your creative side.

A shared story  time and refreshments before building time. Halloween Theme

THURSDAY, November 28, 2019 

Library Closed today, opening Saturday, November 30 from 9 am to 3 pm

MONDAY, December 2, 2019  12:30 pm

Book and Brown Bag-The One in A Million Boy by Monica Wood

Bring your lunch and join in this friendly book group. We want to hear from you. We meet  in the Safford Room of the Library.  

Monica Wood tells a magical, beautifully written story about the healing power of friendship, music, and unexpected, generation-spanning connections.

SATURDAY, December 7, 2019 9:00 am to 3:00 pm

As Part of Wayne Stroll: In the library, we will offer a children’s craft, Make Your Own Snowflake Ornament on a drop-in basis during library hours. Saturday 9-3

In the Williams House we will serve brunch on Saturday until 1pm, with homemade quiche, scones, cinnamon buns and more with coffee, tea, or cider. Eat here or to-go orders. Enjoy a wide variety of unique BOUTIQUE items at bargain prices, including holiday themed items and Alice in Wonderland items along with gently used BOOKS, CDs and DVDs. All proceeds benefit the library.

Wayne Readers’ Book Blog

Wayne Reader’s Blog: Our next edition will be compiled in January. Please send along your brief reviews of books that have piqued your interest–for better or worse. The variety of your blurbs is what makes the Reader’s Blog fun. Email your reviews to me by Sept. 10 please.  Click here for the Fall 2019 Blog.

Send your review to:  Keep them crisp and brief.

Every WEDNESDAY, 3:00 to 4:00 pm

We are pleased to offer a comfortable easy space for new parents

we have informal Babytime (for little ones up to 18 months or so) Drop by for social and play time,  check out our growing board book collection and start the library habit bright and early. 

On-Going Programs

Monday Storytime Re-Scheduled:  We are rescheduling our long-standing Monday morning story time to accommodate the Pooh Bear children’s new Fall schedule.  Storytime will take place at 1PM we’ll have storytime for little ones. Pooh Bear Nursery School kids comes, and all community little ones are welcome. We keep it short and sweet, with lots of time to play/socialize/learn to share around the train table.

Lego Club for Kids Ages 4 to Grade 5; The 4th Wednesday of the month, starting at 6:00 pm.


Plan to join us for a monthly meeting of the Lego Club, meeting (usually) the 4th Wednesday of each month for an hour.  Each meeting with have a fun theme, a quick story and then plenty of time to design your one-of-a-kind bits and brick creation.  The library has mountains of pieces to explore and play with.  Great for ages 4 through grade 5, more or less. Thanks to parents Brooke and Jeremy Smith for suggesting a Lego Club!