Free Wi-Fi is available inside and outside the library.  The PASSWORD can be obtained in the library.

Library Hours


Digital Services

Access the Cary Memorial Library online.
Access Cloud Library.
Access Digital Maine Library.
Access Hoopla.
Access Maine InfoNet.
Access the Maine State Library.

For more information on how to access these services, please see our Digital Services page.

Upcoming Events and Activities

Alice Room

Various Times

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland Room.

A town treasure. Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland Room project is now complete. There are 17 art panels that have been refreshed, restored, and protected. You are invited to come for a visit.

  • 1st Saturdays 9:00-Noon
  • By Appointment

March 2, 2024
1st Saturday

Williams House
Wayne, Maine

We’ll be here with delicious quiches and scones and other tasty treats and coffee.   The boutique is packed with things for your perusal.  Among them we have cute Easter items including a tree of decorative eggs.  Come see what’s new.  The book shelves have a fine variety for you to browse.

We are looking forward to seeing you.

The Alice in Wonderland room will be open.  The room can also be visited at other times by appointment.  Call the library 685-3612.

Book Group
Monthly Event

March 11, 2024
1:15 to 2:15 pm

From the Pulitzer Prize–winning author of Tinkers, a novel inspired by the true story of Malaga Island, an isolated island off the coast of Maine that became one of the first racially integrated towns in the Northeast.

Borrowing copies available at the library.

If you are interested in attending via Zoom, please contact Janet Adelberg at 685-3612.


March 13, 2024
6:00 to 7:00 pm

Makerspace at your library.

Calling all kids who enjoy creative projects. Come on down and let your imagination run wild at The Maker’s Space! We’ll have craft supplies galore.  Make a castle, spaceship, dollhouse, dragon, whatever you can dream up! We have cardboard, fabric, popsicle sticks, buttons, yarn, gems, straws, markers, glue and more! All you have to bring is your creativity! (Snow date: Mar. 20)

March 16-23, 2024

Williams House
14 Old Winthrop Rd.

A great selection of gently used fiction and non fiction including Maine books and classics. Books priced at $1.00 each on first day

  • March 16, 9am-3pm $1./book
  • March 18, 10am-Noon $2./bag
  • March 19, 3pm-5pm $2./bag
  • March 23, 9am-3pm $2.bag

The Williams House is handicapped accessible. It is across the street from the Cary Memorial Library, just off Rt. 133 in downtown Wayne. 

Check our website for weather cancellations or delays’

Donations of Used Books:  We welcome your donations. Please make certain that the books you donate are in very good, clean condition, gently used.

For more information, please call or email the Cary Memorial Library: 207-685-3612 or

FOL Events

Many Thanks

MT and Jo

Logo for Friends of the Library.

 We’d love to have your participation. Be a part of supporters of the libary.

We’ll have the fun Friends of the Library Pop-Up Sale (small gifts and fun surprises) during the month of December. Come check out the rotating offerings.

Pruning Pole

Now is the time to check your trees and bushes

Before the trees leaf out this Spring, just a reminder that the library has a pruning pole that can be borrowed.

The pole has clippers, not a blade (for safety reasons).

Winter Readers’ Blog

Wayne Readers’ Recommendations

Find interesting reviews of books our community friends have enjoyed and want to recommend.  Newest Blog-February 2024

If you’d like to send in a review for the next reader’s Blog, simply email it to

Selected Photos of Cary Library, Williams House, & Special Events


Williams House

WH Front 2015


Cary Memorial Library News

Hoopla Binge Pass.

Hallmark Movies Now BingePass available on Hoopla

Seamlessly stream stories with heart with the Hallmark Movies Now BingePass on hoopla! Enjoy your favorite feel-good films and series for free with your library card!

The Hallmark Movies Now BingePass on hoopla gives you unlimited access to the entire Hallmark Movies Now on-demand library. Curl up with top-rated series like When Calls the HeartChesapeake ShoresThe Way Home and more!