Wells Public Library - Wells, Maine
Wells Public Library

Art Shows at the Wells Library

Please stop by the Ethel Weymouth Galley to view our artists!  


January Artist: Brenda Mannino, Photography

Brenda Mannino is a self-taught photographer, and specializes in the digital alteration of photographs. She is the author of 
Photothoughtography, and will be displaying her photography at the Wells Library in January. 

February Artist: Dennis Poirier, American Impressionist Paintings

Dennis Poirier is an American impressionist painter, and is inspired by the colors, sights, and sounds of the busy port and fishing fleet. Dennis studied art at the Butera School of Art in Boston, the Gloucester Academy of Fine Arts, and the Arts Student League. He is a member of the Rockport Art Association, and the North Shore Arts Association. 

March Artist: Lisa Roderick, Watercolor and Oil Paintings

Lisa Roderick has been oil painting since 2009, and won 3rd prize in the 37th Annual Ogunquit Sidewalk Art Show after painting for only two months. She is a member of the Maine Women in the Arts Association. 

Artists in the community are encouraged to apply to exhibit their art in the gallery. Please contact the library for more information. 646-8181

Ethel M. Weymouth Art Gallery
The Ethel M. Weymouth Art Gallery was established in January 2003 by the Friends of the Wells Public Library and Stephen Bahre. Mr. Bahre was Library Director from 2000 to 2003 when he passed away.  The Gallery, located near the front of the library, provides exhibit space to local artists. Opening receptions are held for each show usually on the first Saturday of the month from 11:00- 12:30.

The Gallery is open year round during Library hours.

Click here to learn more about exhibiting in the Ethel M. Weymouth Gallery.

The "Tree of Life" stained glass window
 located in the middle of the Gallery, was designed by artist
Susan Pratt-Smith and the library staff in memory of Stephen Bahre.