Iris Folding Cards Class

03/27/2019 5:12 PM

Dolores Larsen (Dee) is offering a class at the

Wellsville City Library on Iris Folding cards.

She will show how to fold and make the card.

You will also receive a free pattern for the project.

The materials will be supplied.

The cost is $10.00.

The date is May 18th and will start at 9:30 am.

Please contact the library to reserve your spot!!!  785-883-2870

New Books

11/19/2018 11:15 AM

Juvenile Fiction:

Best Family Ever by Karen Kingsbury

Mary Poppins Returns by Kathy Mccullough

Adult Fiction:

Wolf Pack by C.J. Box

The Cornwalls are Gone by James Patterson

Celtic Empire by Clive Cussler

The Forgiving Jar by Wanda Brunstetter

The Tinderbox by Beverly Lewis

Wild Card by Stuart Woods

American Princess by Stephanie Thornton

New DVDs

11/19/2018 4:30 AM

Bohemian Rhapsody

A Star is Born

Robin Hood

Ralph Breaks the Internet


Crazy Rich Asians

Solo Star Wars

Small Foot

Mission Impossible Fallout

Christopher Robin

Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again

Woman Walks Ahead

Little Women

Quilt Drawing 2018

09/25/2018 5:23 PM

The Friends of the Library Foundation had a drawing for 2 quilts at Wellsville Days 2018.

The winner of the “Hope of Texas Cross” quilt donated by Karen Childs was Lenora Brecheisen.

The winner of the “Monkey Wrenches” quilt donated by Tamara Quick was Melanie Brumgardt

Meet the New Miss Sweet 16

09/24/2018 5:02 PM

Miss Mayci Good, Miss Sweet 16-2017 crowned Jessie McClellan the new Miss Sweet 16-2018, Saturday evening at Wellsville Days.  Miss Sadie Fletcher won the title of  1st runner-up.  Jessie McClellan won the best decorated container.


















The Friends of the Library Foundation’s contest was sponsored by: Landmark National Bank, Mid America Bank of Wellsville, Emporia Kenworth, Sutton’s Jewelry,  Smokey’s, Avon with Sarah McAfee, Walmart of Ottawa, and private community sponsors.

Wellsville Days Events

09/12/2018 11:00 AM











“Sweet 16” Update:

Miss Mercedes Fletcher and  Miss Jessie McClellan are Friends of the Library’s Sweet 16 contestants.  If you are interested in being a contestant you can still participate. Remember voting ends at 3:00 pm Saturday of Wellsville Days.


UFO (Un Finished Object) Sale:

The Friends of the Library & the Friday Crafters will host a sale of craft items and material at the library Saturday of Wellsville Days from 9:00-3:00 pm.


Quilt Drawing:

The quilt drawing winner will be announced immediately after the Miss Sweet 16 contest.  You can purchase your tickets in advance at the library, through a Friend, or at the quilt show in the library on Saturday of Wellsville Days.


Quilt Show:

The quilt show will be at the Wellsville City Library meeting room from 9:00-4:00 pm.  If you would like to show a quilt please bring it to the library by Friday, September 21st at 10:30 am.


So as a summary you can vote for Miss Sweet 16, buy crafts items and material, attend a quilt show and purchase a ticket for a chance to win one of 2 quilts.  It’s going to be a Wild Wild Day at the library!!!



Miss Sweet Sixteen Contest

09/8/2018 11:05 AM

The Wellsville Friends of the Library Foundation is once again hosting a Sweet Sixteen contest from now until Wellsville Days, September 22nd.  Young ladies who will be 16 years old on September 22nd are eligible to participate.

If you or someone you know would like to participate in the Sweet Sixteen Contest, parents/guardians and contestants need to read the Sweet 16 Contest Rules and sign the permission portion of the Biography Form . Bring in your decorated cans and photo of yourself to the library ASAP.  If you have questions please contact Nicole Vlcek at 913-687-9614, or email us at

This contest is a fundraiser for the Friends of the Library.  All proceeds go towards the Friends effort in supporting the library with purchasing computers, books, dvd’s, the building addition, etc.


Friends of the Library 2018 Quilt Drawing

08/8/2018 2:20 PM

2018 Wellsville City Library Summer STEM Program

07/20/2018 5:04 PM



JULY 25:      How We Spread Disease-Dana McCullough

AUG 1:        Seeds to Feed:  How Farmers Feed the World

                     Lindsey Sylvester, Ottawa Coop

AUG 8:        How Web Sites Work-Jessica Henks

AUG 15:      TBD



All programs will begin @ 10:00 am.

Lunch will be served immediately following each event. (approx.. 11:00 am)

Kids of all ages are welcome.


Sponsored by: United Way of Franklin County, The Friends of the Library, Wellsville Chamber of Commerce, Central Fiber LLC, Thrivent Financial, Casey’s General Store’s, Inc.. , Landmark National Bank, Taylor Oil , Darrell Newman DDS, Mid America Bank, Layton Real Estate,


06/29/2018 12:24 PM

Here is a schedule of STEM Programs that will be at the library this summer.  They are free for everyone who would like to attend.

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