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Topsham Public Library Programs

November 17, 2018
  • November 17, 201810:00 am - 12:00 pm • November 17, 2018

    Sip-N-Stitch

    Join this knitting and crocheting group, All abilities welcome! Come and work on your latest project, share patterns, check out the library's knitting and crocheting resources, and relax with a cup of coffee or tea. Would you like to learn to knit or crochet? Come along and we can help you with that too.

  • November 17, 201810:00 am - 2:00 pm • November 17, 2018

    3rd Saturday Teen Crafting

    Stop by the YA room between 10am & 2pm for our casual teen crafts program. Each month will have a different craft project, spend as little or as much time as you like. No registration required. Ages 11-18 only.

  • November 17, 20181:00 pm - 2:00 pm • November 17, 2018

    Joy of the Pen Reception

    We will announce the winners and celebrate the culmination of our Joy of the Pen writing competition. Everyone is welcome to attend. Refreshments will be served. This event is sponsored by The Cryer, The Friends of the Topsham Public Library, and Just Write Books.

  • November 17, 201812:00 am - 11:59 pm • November 17, 2018

    Joy of Art Registration Opens

    Calling all Maine Artists! Applications are now available for our eleventh annual juried art show. The Joy of Art is our annual juried art exhibit featuring original artwork by year-round Maine residents ages 16 years old and up, both amateur and professional. Prizes are awarded in categories including oil/acrylic, pastel, watercolor, mixed/other media and 3D artwork. For more information or to apply online visit friendstopshamlibrary.org/programs/joy-of-art or pick up an application at the library. The deadline for application is January 5th. There will be no extension granted.

November 20, 2018
  • November 20, 20185:00 pm - 6:00 pm • November 20, 2018

    Young Critics

    Young Critics is an ongoing book discussion group for kids in grades 4 and 5. We meet every month from October to May at the library for great books, great conversation and a pizza dinner! Registration is required.

  • November 20, 20186:00 pm - 7:00 pm • November 20, 2018

    Rare Reads Book Discussion

    A book group that discusses unusual and interesting popular fiction (and some nonfiction) that meets on the third Tuesday of every month at 6pm. This month's book is Ready Player One by Ernest Kline. Email emma@topshamlibrary.org for more details. We're always looking for new members - no registration required!

November 21, 2018
  • November 21, 201810:00 am - 11:00 am • November 21, 2018

    Preschool Storytime

    At each themed Storytime we sing songs, dance, and play instruments to a guitar accompaniment, participate in action rhymes, and of course, read stories! Storytime lasts approximately 45 - 60 minutes and is for preschool children ages 3-5. Often followed by an art project!

  • November 21, 20181:00 pm - 3:00 pm • November 21, 2018

    Drop-In Tech Support

    Need help setting up email? How about printing from your laptop? Do you know how to download apps? Our tech guy, Dale, will be available to help you navigate your laptop or tablet.

November 22, 2018
  • November 22, 201812:00 am - 11:59 pm • November 22, 2018

    Thanksgiving - Library Closed

November 23, 2018
  • November 23, 20181:00 pm - 3:00 pm • November 23, 2018

    Film After Feast: The Incredibles 2

    Helen is called on to help bring Supers back, and Bob must juggle the daily heroics of home life. But when a new villain arises with a sinister plot, the Parrs meet the challenge together! Run Time: 2 hours. Rated PG for action sequences and some brief mild language. Recommended ages 8 and up, but all are welcome. Bring pillows and blankets for extra coziness – popcorn will be served.

  • November 23, 20181:00 pm - 3:00 pm • November 23, 2018

    The Librarian is in! Drop in

    Join Adult Services Librarian, Emma, for this drop in service. Ask reference questions, receive book recommendations or help with databases.