WE ARE OPEN!!!!!!!  Come on down and see the changes.

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Wareham Free Library LogoThe main library is now open regular hours.  Please note some services may be limited and or disrupted as work continues in some sections.  We thank you for your patience during this time.

The Spinney Memorial Branch in Onset is now closed for the season.  The book drop there will close as of December 9th.  PLEASE RETURN ALL LIBRARY MATERIALS TO THE MAIN LIBRARY.  

December is also fine free month.  Don't worry about any overdue library materials caused by our closure.  Just return them to the main library to be checked in. 


VIRTUAL PROGRAMS - Registration Required


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PLEASE NOTE: These are virtual programs that will take place via Zoom.  Registrants will receive a link to access the zoom Meeting via email. 

You must register for each program separately.  For a full description of a particular program, click on the registration link or go to our Calendar of Events Page.

Mon - November 20th - 7:00 p.m. - "An Evening With Authors Tess Gerritsen and Paul Doiron " - Register Here.

Thur, November 30th - 7:00 p.m. - Q&A With Author and Audiobook Narrator, Travis Baldree: Discussing Cozy Fantasy "Bookshops and Bonedust" - Register Here

Tues, December 5th - 7:00 p.m. - Baking Demo and Discussion With Chef Erin Jeanne McDowell Register Here

Mon, December 11th - 7:00 p.m. - Holiday romance book Recommendations with Booklist Reviewer, John Charles - Register Here.

(Special thanks to the Ashland Public Library for organizing these events)

An Evening With Aine Minogue

Monday, December 4th at 7:00 p.m.

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 Join us in the main library meeting room as Aine Minogue returns to Wareham to celebrate the season in song, poetry and "To Warm a Winter's Night"

The program is free and no registration is required.  It's a night of great music and stories of the season as we celebrate the reopening of the main library.  

Please note: The library closes at 5:00 p.m. on Mondays.  Doors to the show will open at 6:30 p.m.  Program sponsored by Friends of the Wareham Free Library.


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Open to all and held monthly!

Books are available for check-out at the Circulation desk.

Auditorium stage with blood spatterMystery Book Club 

Meets third Tuesday of the month at 6:00 p.m.

This month the author will be in attendance and the discussion also allows for virtual attendance.  See the calendar to register!

The next meeting is at the Wareham Free Library on December 19th.


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Non Fiction Book Club

Meets 4th Wednesday of the month at 6:30 p.m.

HOWEVER, the next meeting will be held on TUESDAY, December 26th!  Yes, something different during the holiday season.




During the Friends' Holiday Fair - something for our small patrons.

Christmas stockings, ornaments, and a book tree


Used Book Sale & Holiday Fair!

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How creative is Wareham? We'd like to find out.

Beginning April 2023 and ending December 31, 2023, we challenge you to grab your familes, friends, co-workers, and anyone else you can think of to WRITE or DRAW your version of an EXQUISITE CORPSE!

Pale blue background with assorted graphics (horse, moon, orange moth, tree, fish, etc.) with poem    Poem against b&w background graphics (noise, noodles, beachball, sombrero, boy running, sandcastle) with poemPale blue background with assorted graphics (skyscrapers with clouds, bicycle, house, wave, etc.) with a poem









This wickedly fun activity doesn't require any ONE person to be responsible and the results are hilarious - similar to a MadLibs game!

Forms for your corpse and the rules may be accessed by clicking HERE.

Check out the story behind the gruesome (but appropriate name) at this SITE.

Pictures on this page show the current corpses provided by our WFL staff.


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