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Massachusetts residents with a library card can now check out resources from a state-wide network of libraries, including the UMass Amherst Libraries, and pick them up at their own local library, using the Commonwealth Catalog.

Weather Cancellation Policy

Call the Library phone (978) 544-3559 for information about cancellation of Library hours or programs due to weather conditions.

If a program is cancelled, or the Library closed due to weather conditions, we will make every attempt to leave a message on the answering machine at least a half hour in advance of the cancelled program or Library closing.

Apply to Exhibit Your Art


Exhibit your art in the
Marion Herrick Room Gallery
at the Wendell Free Library

 

Shows run for two months.
Sale of artwork is permissible.

 


Easy application process

Click here to download an application.

Call Rosie Heidkamp at the Wendell Free Library for details.

(978) 544-3559

Wendell Post Archives

Wendell Post. Photo by Ed Judice

Wendell Post Archives Link

There is now a direct link on the Wendell Free Library website to the Wendell Post Archives preserved in the UMass Library's Special Collections.

From 1977 through 2001, the Wendell Post was published by and for the residents of Wendell. With its distinctive local perspective, the Post covered not only local politics, people, and events, but also issues with national implications, including the anti-nuclear movement, environmental concerns, recycling, and peacework.

The Wendell Post collection contains nearly every issue of a community newspaper produced in a small, rural New England town. Most issues include reports on town meetings and elections, schools, and public works, but also the Post carried news of the stuff of daily life such as births and deaths, high school graduations, anniversaries, Old Home Day, profiles of town residents, town history, and the crime report.

The link is located on the Library's Online References tab, or you can click here: Wendell Post Archives.

Upcoming Science Fiction / Horror Movie nights in 2018

For the 2018 season the Science Fiction / Horror Movie series will follow two themes: The Science Fiction theme will be time travel and the Horror theme will be witches. Both of these themes are well covered in literature and on screen (big and little). Time travel is a fascinating subject with issues of cause and effect paradoxes and speculation on what the future holds. Witchcraft has also fascinated humanity since the stone age and the idea of people that can cause magical things to happen can be both frightening and exciting.

C/WMARS App for Android Devices

Cover artAccess your C/W MARS account from your Android phone.

The C/W MARS app gives you access to 144 Central and Western Massachusetts member libraries.

To use this app, you must have a library card with a C/W MARS member library, and know your password. If you do not know your password, please contact your local library.

 

 

 

With C/W MARS, you can:
* search the catalog
* place a hold
* review the items you have checked out
* renew items

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Click here to download the app to your phone
from the Google Play Store,
or go to
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.cwmars

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