Adults

Topsham Public Library is proud to present a plethora of materials, programs and services for adults. See what new items we have added to the collection on our new books and more page, check out programs and events and the services we provide. Need information or have a question about our adult services? Contact Emma here.

Topsham Public Library Adult Programs

December 5, 2019
  • December 5, 201912:30 pm - 2:30 pm • December 5, 2019

    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).

  • December 5, 20196:30 pm - 8:00 pm • December 5, 2019

    Friends of the Topsham Public Library Meeting

    The Friends of the Topsham Public Library is a nonprofit membership organization dedicated to supporting TPL financially and helping to further develop the library’s potential as a dynamic force in our community. Meetings are open to the public and new members are always welcome. FMI visit our website: friendstopshamlibrary.org

  • December 5, 20196:30 pm - 8:00 pm • December 5, 2019

    Friends of the Topsham Public Library Meeting

    The Friends of the Topsham Public Library is a nonprofit membership organization dedicated to supporting TPL financially and helping to further develop the library’s potential as a dynamic force in our community. Meetings are open to the public and new members are always welcome. FMI visit our website: friendstopshamlibrary.org

December 7, 2019
  • December 7, 201910:00 am - 12:00 pm • December 7, 2019

    Sip n' Stitch

    Join this knitting and crocheting group that meets on the first and third Saturdays of the month. 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.

December 10, 2019
  • December 10, 20193:00 pm - 4:00 pm • December 10, 2019

    Mystery Readers Roundtable

    Once a month, fans of the mystery genre gather over hot drinks and share their favorite crime novels and good company. Have a few laughs, investigate themes, and visit some very dark places. If this sounds like your cup of tea (or coffee) come and join the group. This month's book is How the Finch Stole Christmas by Donna Andrews.

December 11, 2019
  • December 11, 20191:00 pm - 3:00 pm • December 11, 2019

    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.

December 12, 2019
  • December 12, 20194:00 pm - 5:00 pm • December 12, 2019

    Nature Speaks Book Discussion

    We are reading Nature Notes From Maine by local author, Ed Robinson. This book is full of stories and images of Maine wildlife that will delight the nature-lover in all of us. Dana Cary leads this discussion group that focuses on our environment and the wonders of nature. This month we will read  chapters 11 - 20.

  • December 12, 20195:00 pm - 7:30 pm • December 12, 2019

    Where the Wild Things Are - wildlife sketches and watercolors by Michael Boardman

    Join us as naturalist MichaelBoardman talks about his experiences in the wild places most of us never see. Worksexhibited will showcase some of the species and projects he is involved with,including a recent artist residency in Arctic National Wildlife Refuge inAlaska. His work will be on display in the library from December 5 – January 2.

December 14, 2019
  • December 14, 201910:00 am - 12:00 pm • December 14, 2019

    Great Books

    Great Books meets once a month on the second Saturday. We are ALWAYS looking for new members! We're discussing Great Conversations 5 from The Great Books Foundation. Email emma@topshamlibrary.org to find out what piece we are discussing this month!

December 17, 2019
  • December 17, 20196:00 pm - 7:00 pm • December 17, 2019

    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 My Favorite Thing Is Monsters by Emil Ferris. Email emma@topshamlibrary.org for more details. We're always looking for new members - no registration required!

December 18, 2019
  • December 18, 20191:00 pm - 3:00 pm • December 18, 2019

    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.