Library Events

June 15, 2021
  • June 15, 20213:00 pm - 4:00 pm • June 15, 2021

    Mystery Readers Roundtable

    We are discussing Mainely Power by Matt Cost. This book discussion is part of the Maine Humanities Council’s Read ME program. The event is already full.

  • June 15, 202112:00 am - 11:59 pm • June 15, 2021

    Summer Reading Program Begins

    Once again, Topsham Public Library is offering a summer reading program for children, teens, and grown-ups! This year’s theme is Tails & Tales, and we’ll be encouraging you to track your reading, win prizes, and attend a host of programs both online and in our gardens. The fun starts on June 15, and runs until September 15. For more information, visit the library between those dates or visit topshamlibrary.org/summer-reading!

June 16, 2021
  • June 16, 20217:00 pm - 9:00 pm • June 16, 2021

    Topsham Public Library Annual Meeting of the Corporation

    The Board of Trustees for the Topsham Public Library invite all Topsham residents to join us for the Annual Meeting. We will be voting to fill open board positions for the 2022 fiscal year.

June 17, 2021
  • June 17, 20219:00 am - 12:00 pm • June 17, 2021

    CareerCenter Appointments

    The Topsham Public Library and Southern Midcoast CareerCenter are pleased to announce Zoom facilitated CareerCenter appointments at the Topsham Public Library on Thursdays. 

    Maine CareerCenters provide a variety of employment and training services at no charge for Maine workers and businesses. Whether you are looking to improve your job qualifications, explore a different profession, find a new career, or become an entrepreneur, the CareerCenter can help.

    Topsham Public Library will provide a laptop with reliable internet connection and the tech support you need to speak directly with a CareerCenter professional.

    Come and talk to the experts from Southern Midcoast CareerCenter.

    Appointments are available at 9am, 10am, and 11am.  Call the Topsham Public Library to make an appointment-725-1727, or email director@topshamlibrary.org

    No walk-ins, please.

June 18, 2021
  • June 18, 202110:00 am - 2:30 pm • June 18, 2021

    Galaxy Spray Painting

    Join us on the library lawn for this craft project. Two sessions offered, 10-11:30am or 1-2:30pm. Registration is limited to 8 teens. Need 5 to run. Rain date 6/25.
    Email cyndi@topshamlibrary or call 725-1727 to register. Ages 11-18 only, dress for mess!

June 19, 2021
  • June 19, 20219:00 am - 4:00 pm • June 19, 2021

    Book Sale: One Day Only!

    Classic.  Popular.  Mystery.  Non-Fiction.  Children’s.  Young Adult.  Nature.  Crafts.  You name it, we’ve got it and you can get them all at a can’t-be-beat prices! Classic.  Popular.  Mystery.  Non-Fiction.  Children’s.  Young Adult.  Nature.  Crafts.  You name it, we’ve got it and you can get them all at a can’t-be-beat prices!                   

    The Friends’ annual book sale is highly anticipated and is the single most important fundraiser for our organization.  Proceeds from the book sale go directly toward library programming.                  

June 24, 2021
  • June 24, 20219:00 am - 12:00 pm • June 24, 2021

    CareerCenter Appointments

    The Topsham Public Library and Southern Midcoast CareerCenter are pleased to announce Zoom facilitated CareerCenter appointments at the Topsham Public Library on Thursdays. 

    Maine CareerCenters provide a variety of employment and training services at no charge for Maine workers and businesses. Whether you are looking to improve your job qualifications, explore a different profession, find a new career, or become an entrepreneur, the CareerCenter can help.

    Topsham Public Library will provide a laptop with reliable internet connection and the tech support you need to speak directly with a CareerCenter professional.

    Come and talk to the experts from Southern Midcoast CareerCenter.

    Appointments are available at 9am, 10am, and 11am.  Call the Topsham Public Library to make an appointment-725-1727, or email director@topshamlibrary.org

    No walk-ins, please.

June 26, 2021
  • June 26, 202112:00 am - 11:59 pm • June 26, 2021

    Rain date-Book sale

July 1, 2021
  • July 1, 20219:00 am - 12:00 pm • July 1, 2021

    CareerCenter Appointments

    The Topsham Public Library and Southern Midcoast CareerCenter are pleased to announce Zoom facilitated CareerCenter appointments at the Topsham Public Library on Thursdays. 

    Maine CareerCenters provide a variety of employment and training services at no charge for Maine workers and businesses. Whether you are looking to improve your job qualifications, explore a different profession, find a new career, or become an entrepreneur, the CareerCenter can help.

    Topsham Public Library will provide a laptop with reliable internet connection and the tech support you need to speak directly with a CareerCenter professional.

    Come and talk to the experts from Southern Midcoast CareerCenter.

    Appointments are available at 9am, 10am, and 11am.  Call the Topsham Public Library to make an appointment-725-1727, or email director@topshamlibrary.org

    No walk-ins, please.

  • July 1, 20216:30 pm - 8:00 pm • July 1, 2021

    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

July 3, 2021
  • July 3, 202112:00 am - 11:59 pm • July 3, 2021

    Library Closed for July 4th Weekend

    We will reopen at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, July 6th.

July 5, 2021
  • July 5, 202112:00 am - 11:59 pm • July 5, 2021

    Library closed for July 4th weekend

    We will reopen at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, July 6th.

July 6, 2021
  • July 6, 20211:00 pm - 4:00 pm • July 6, 2021

    4H Summer of Science

    4 weeks of science activities! Kids will design parachutes, build cars, and more! Will be held outdoors. Grades 3-7, Sign up required and includes all four sessions.

July 8, 2021
  • July 8, 202110:30 am - 11:00 am • July 8, 2021

    Music & Rhyme Time

    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 15-20 minutes and is designed for two-year-olds and their grownup! Will be held outdoors. Sign up required.

  • July 8, 20219:00 am - 12:00 pm • July 8, 2021

    CareerCenter Appointments

    The Topsham Public Library and Southern Midcoast CareerCenter are pleased to announce Zoom facilitated CareerCenter appointments at the Topsham Public Library on Thursdays. 

    Maine CareerCenters provide a variety of employment and training services at no charge for Maine workers and businesses. Whether you are looking to improve your job qualifications, explore a different profession, find a new career, or become an entrepreneur, the CareerCenter can help.

    Topsham Public Library will provide a laptop with reliable internet connection and the tech support you need to speak directly with a CareerCenter professional.

    Come and talk to the experts from Southern Midcoast CareerCenter.

    Appointments are available at 9am, 10am, and 11am.  Call the Topsham Public Library to make an appointment-725-1727, or email director@topshamlibrary.org

    No walk-ins, please.

  • July 8, 20216:00 pm - 7:00 pm • July 8, 2021

    Mill Town Book Discussion

    Join adult services librarian, Emma, for a discussion of Mill Town by Kerri Arsenault. In Mill Town, Arsenault discusses growing up in Mexico, Maine and the legacy of the paper mills. Mill Town just won the Maine Literary Book Award for Nonfiction. This book discussion is part of the Maine Humanities Council’s Read ME program. To register call 725-1727 or email emma@topshamlibrary.org.This program will take place in the tent outside the library.

     

July 10, 2021
  • July 10, 20219:00 am - 11:00 am • July 10, 2021

    Tai Chi & Qigong

    Mindful Practices at TPL: Spring Forest Qigoing(9-10am)  and Tai Chi(10-11am), Saturdays through August: Led by Margaret Williams and Robin Brooks, sessions will be held outside, and are subject to cancellation in poor weather. All adults and teens are welcome. No prior experience is needed. Wear comfortable clothing and bring a bottle of water. Drop by if you are curious, and come back if you enjoyed your session. Don’t hold back if you missed a Saturday, the material will be covered each week.

July 13, 2021
  • July 13, 202110:00 am - 10:30 am • July 13, 2021

    Baby & Me

    Baby & Me gives your child the opportunity to hear lots of language while you spend time bonding together! Program lasts about 15-20 minutes, and is designed for babies ages birth up to 23 months. Will be held outdoors. Sign up required.

  • July 13, 20211:00 pm - 4:00 pm • July 13, 2021

    4H Summer of Science

    4 weeks of science activities! Kids will design parachutes, build cars, and more! Will be held outdoors. Grades 3-7, Sign up required and includes all four sessions.