⇒February 13-20:  Semi-Annual Book Sale at the Williams House

Annual-used-book-sale-sign1The Winter Book Sale at the Williams House opens Saturday February 13th at 9 am.  This is one of our two giant annual sales, with four rooms filled from floor to ceiling with gently used books.  We have DVDs and CDs too.  On Saturday, February 20th, buy books for $1 a bag.


⇒February 27, 1pm:  Meet a Maine Author Presents —  J.P. Devine

JPDJoin us in the lower level to meet J.P. and enjoys tales from his 30 years of newspaper columns for the Morning Sentinel and Kennebec Journal.  His book will be available for purchase and signing.

⇒FRIDAY March 4, 7-9pm: Open Mic Night 

open mik

All are invited to the Cary Memorial Library Open Mic – upstairs at the library. We are continuing to have music and poetry on the first Friday of every month from September to May. For this year, our format has changed — there is no need to sign up in advance to perform, we have no featured performers, and admission is free. Performers at all levels of experience are welcome; we take turns presenting a song, a poem, or something else.  You are welcome to play or read- or to listen to the performers. For more information – Stan Davis 685-9639 or

         14 Old Winthrop Road, Wayne


Please join us for the next First Saturday at the Williams House.  Stop by for coffee or tea, and quiche or a scone, visit with your neighbors and shop at our ongoing book sale and boutique.  Check out our newly organized CD section: almost 1,000 discs – classical, jazz, folk, world, movie scores, and rock and roll – 50 cents each.

⇒SATURDAY March 5,1pm:  Walk Along The Pennine Way: England to Scotland
278 miles, 2 countries, 19 days, 2 pairs of boots.

In the fall of 2014, Lucinda Coombs walked the Pennine Way and will share some photos and tales of the trail.  She will be joined by Jim Hazen who will read excerpts from some of the poets of the Pennines– the Bronte sisters, Ted Hughes, Simon Armitage, and Sir Walter Scott, among others.  Join us in the library’s lower level.

⇒SATURDAY March 12,10:30:  A Musical Storytime with Stan Davis

Music with StanToddlers and Preschool aged kids are invited to a special Musical Storytime with Stan Davis. Stop in to enjoy music, movement and a story.  Thanks Stan for coming to entertain the little ones!


On-Going Programs
children's programs

⇒Every Monday that school is in session, 10:30:  Storytime

 All preschool aged kids are welcome for Monday Storytime. The Pooh Bear Nursery school children arrive at 10:30 for a story or two and then enjoy playtime around the train table and time for choosing their books. All welcome to come join in.

⇒February 11 and 25, each 2nd and 4th Thursdays, 6:30PM: Wayne’s Got Ukes

UKULELEsThe Williams House is where you’ll find the Wayne Ukulele group – every second and fourth Thursdays.  Come and join us — we welcome beginners as well as, more experienced musicians. Bring any or all of: your uke, your voice, a music stand, the yellow or blue Daily Ukulele book.   For info phone Lucinda: 524-3841