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

Topsham Public Library Programs

August 18, 2018
  • August 18, 201810:00 am - 12:00 pm • August 18, 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.

  • August 18, 201810:00 am - 2:00 pm • August 18, 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. This month create your own masterpiece using the book folding technique.

August 21, 2018
  • August 21, 20181:30 pm - 2:30 pm • August 21, 2018

    Reading with Joy

    Joy, the licensed therapy greyhound, and her caretaker, Jeanette will be at the library y! Come practice your reading by reading to Joy and get some dog snuggles! All ages. Sign-up is
    required for 15-minute blocks of time.

  • August 21, 20181:00 pm - 3:00 pm • August 21, 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.

  • August 21, 20186:00 pm - 7:00 pm • August 21, 2018

    Arrowheads and other Stone Tools of New England’s Native Peoples with Mark Brockmann

    Geologist Mark Brockmann will discuss the archaeological/geological, physical properties, and occurrence of 35 types of lithic (stone) tools used by New England - based Native Peoples. He will focus on those items used in the Kennebec Valley area of Maine. Replicas of these tools will be on display. Everyone is welcome to bring in personal specimens for identification and discussion.

August 22, 2018
  • August 22, 20181:00 pm - 3:00 pm • August 22, 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.

  • August 22, 20185:00 pm - 7:00 pm • August 22, 2018

    Family Movie Night: Sing

    When an eternally optimistic koala puts on a singing competition to save his failing theater, animals across the city gather to step into the spotlight and chase their dreams! Popcorn will be served – bring pillows and blankets for extra coziness! Run time: one hour and 49 minutes. Rated PG for some rude humor and mild peril. Recommended ages 7 and up, but all are welcome!

August 23, 2018
  • August 23, 201812:30 pm - 2:30 pm • August 23, 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).

  • August 23, 20184:00 pm - 7:30 pm • August 23, 2018

    Family Board Game Night

    Various family-friendly games will be available for drop-in play. Bring some friends and family and have some fun! Ages 4 and up!