Posts Categorized: Topsham Tales

Interlibrary loan is back!

Beginning this week patrons of Topsham Public Library are able to request items from other libraries using Minerva! Though we, and many other libraries, have begun using ILL again, not all libraries are up and running with the ILL service, so please be patient. If you requested items from other libraries before the shutdown, those… Read more »

Don’t forget about the gardens!

In all the excitement about Topsham Public Library being open to the public, I hope you don’t forget to visit the gardens. Even though the building has been closed, our garden volunteers have been working hard and the gardens are a beautiful sign of their labors. Stroll through and enjoy the sights and sounds of… Read more »

We’re Opening!!

It’s true! Topsham Public Library is ready to open the building to the public! Here are the details! Beginning Monday, July 6, we will open Mondays through Fridays 9am-5pm and Saturdays 9am-1pm and closed on Sundays. (Please note that we will be closed on July 3 and 4.) A mask is required to enter and… Read more »

It’s good to be back!

Thank you! It’s so good to be back, and your response has been so positive! We appreciate your patience as we figure out the process and procedures to our parking lot pick up. We enjoy seeing everyone’s happy faces when we bring items out to your car! We love our community! Because everything went so… Read more »

An Author Amongst Us

If you haven’t heard the news, we are so excited to announce that Emma, our Adult Services Librarian, has released a book of horror short stories! We just can’t help but brag on her behalf and spread the news. Dark Blood Comes From the Feet by Emma J. Gibbon, was released on May 22 has already… Read more »

Parking Lot Pick Up Service

The excitement is building!! We do ask you to remember that all this is not only new to you, but new to us as well. We all need to try and be flexible as we try to restore a level of service that we have not experienced before. Below is information and instructions in regards… Read more »

Curbside Pick Up Begins June 2

We are still hammering out the details, but we are so excited to announce that curbside pick up from Topsham Public Library will be available beginning Tuesday, June 2! There will be a limit on the number of items you may have which will be much reduced from the normal limits. Inter Library Loan (ILL)… Read more »

Just a Bit of Fun

Sometimes, I just don’t know what to write, so in order to get the creative juices flowing, I tried something different. I don’t know where this idea came from, but I thought I’d give it a go. I chose a music playlist, it was comprised of 308 songs, and I typed out the first line… Read more »

Local Farms Adapt

We are so thankful to live in an area with great local farmers who provide all sorts of fresh produce, meat, dairy, and baked goods. With Covid-19, you might be wondering how to take advantage of the locally grown food. Farmers have adapted and are striving to make their produce available and safe for you… Read more »