Welcome to the Topsham Public Library, serving the residents of Topsham, Maine — A community center for all ages!

Topsham Public Library Programs

October 18, 2018
  • October 18, 201810:00 am - 10:30 am • October 18, 2018

    Baby & Me

    Baby & Me gives your child the opportunity to hear lots of language and music while you spend time bonding together! We sing songs, participate in action rhymes, and share a board book! Program lasts about 15 -20 minutes, and is for babies ages birth up to 23 months.

  • October 18, 201810:30 am - 11:00 am • October 18, 2018

    Music & Rhyme Time for Twos

    At each Music & Rhyme Time we sing songs, dance and play instruments to a guitar accompaniment, participate in action rhymes, and read one short story. Each lively and fun session lasts about 20-30 minutes. For TWO YEAR OLDS and their grownup!

  • October 18, 201812:30 pm - 2:30 pm • October 18, 2018

    Genealogy Drop In

    Interested in Genealogy? Join our Genealogy volunteer, Karen, to help you get started. She’ll help you use our resources such as Ancestry to find out more about your family tree. Bring along a notebook and a USB flash drive (if you have one).

  • October 18, 20184:00 pm - 5:00 pm • October 18, 2018

    Men's Book Group

    We Need You! We need a few good men to join us for this monthly meeting of minds as we explore our interests through reading. We usually meet on the third Thursday of each month September through May. For more info call 725-1727 or email emma@topshamlibrary.org. This month's book is The Saboteur by Paul Kix

October 20, 2018
  • October 20, 201810:00 am - 12:00 pm • October 20, 2018


    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.

  • October 20, 201810:00 am - 2:00 pm • October 20, 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.

October 23, 2018
  • October 23, 20181:00 pm - 3:00 pm • October 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.

  • October 23, 20186:00 pm - 7:00 pm • October 23, 2018

    Reading Between the Panels Graphic Novel Discussion Group

    If you love art and literature (and at the same time), then join Dale each month as the group discuss all things graphic novel. From classic comic book collections to the latest in graphic novels, they share our favorites, make recommendations, and talk shop about the writing, the art, and everything in between. Every fourth Tuesday at 6pm from October to May.

  • October 23, 20186:00 pm - 7:00 pm • October 23, 2018

    CREA : The Secret Reproductive Life of Plants

    Dr. Vlad Douhovnikoff, Associate Professor of Biology at Bowdoin College, will present a talk on plant ecology, specifically clonal reproduction. He will speak on the widespread growth and benefits of these species, which now make up some of our most important crops.

October 24, 2018
  • October 24, 201810:00 am - 11:00 am • October 24, 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!

  • October 24, 20181:00 pm - 3:00 pm • October 24, 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.

  • October 24, 20186:00 pm - 7:00 pm • October 24, 2018

    The Tuesday Mayhem Society Presents: TRICKS AND TREATS!

    Just in time for the Halloween Season, the Tuesday Mayhem Society returns to the Topsham Public Library for their annual evening of spine-tingling tales of terror. Join local authors Lynda Styles, April Hawks, Morgan Sylvia, and Peter N. Dudar for an unforgettable evening of murder, madness, and the macabre as they share their darkest poetry and fiction in celebration of their favorite holiday. Tricks and treats abound in these author readings of all things Halloween. This event is free, and books will be available for purchase. But beware, boils and ghouls…parental guidance is strongly advised.