Events and Activities

For information or to sign up for any of the following programs, email Mariah (mariah@topshamlibrary.org) or call the library at 725-1727.

For printable February schedule click HERE!

April 22, 2024
  • April 22, 202410:30 am - 11:00 am • April 22, 2024

    Storywalk with a Scientist

    Enjoy the library’s new outdoor storywalk of “The Secret Pool” at your own pace, then stop to chat with Maine Master Naturalist and Topsham Conservation Commission member Shana Stewart Deeds! Bring your curiosity and your questions and learn all about vernal pools!

April 23, 2024
  • April 23, 202410:00 am - 11:30 am • April 23, 2024

    Play & Learn

    JoinChildren’s Librarian Mariah and community professionals from local agencies fora fun and interactive playtime in a room full of toys!  The four-week Play and Learn program bringstogether children and caregivers in a playful and interactive setting.  During the program, caregivers and childrenspend quality time together playing and participating in art or sensoryexploration.  Professionals from localagencies will be on hand to informally chat about topics such as nutrition,play, child development, fitness, behavior, speech, and hearing.  The program emphasizes and supports the roleof parents as first teachers, facilitates early intervention, and promoteshealthy child development and literacy through modeling and referrals tocommunity resources (plus it’s really fun!!) Ages birth – 5, sign up required (sign up covers all four weeks).

April 24, 2024
  • April 24, 202410:30 am - 11:00 am • April 24, 2024

    Preschool Storytime

    At each Storytime we sing songs, dance, and play instruments to a guitar accompaniment, participate in action rhymes, and of course, read stories! Storytime lasts approximately 30-45 minutes and is designed for preschool children ages 3-5. 

April 25, 2024
  • April 25, 202410:00 am - 10:20 am • April 25, 2024

    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.

  • April 25, 202410:30 am - 11:00 am • April 25, 2024

    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 20-40 minutes and is designed for two-year-olds and their grownup!

April 26, 2024
  • April 26, 20244:30 pm - 5:00 pm • April 26, 2024

    Fancy Family Dance Party

    Wear whatever makes you feel like dancing (costume, fancy outfit, whatever!) and come have a dance party! Dance party is 30 minutes long, and is designed for families of all ages.

May 1, 2024
  • May 1, 202410:30 am - 11:00 am • May 1, 2024

    CANCELLED: Preschool Storytime

    At each Storytime we sing songs, dance, and play instruments to a guitar accompaniment, participate in action rhymes, and of course, read stories! Storytime lasts approximately 30-45 minutes and is designed for preschool children ages 3-5. 

May 2, 2024
  • May 2, 202410:00 am - 10:20 am • May 2, 2024

    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.

  • May 2, 202410:30 am - 11:00 am • May 2, 2024

    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 20-40 minutes and is designed for two-year-olds and their grownup!

May 8, 2024
  • May 8, 202410:30 am - 11:00 am • May 8, 2024

    Preschool Storytime

    At each Storytime we sing songs, dance, and play instruments to a guitar accompaniment, participate in action rhymes, and of course, read stories! Storytime lasts approximately 30-45 minutes and is designed for preschool children ages 3-5. 

May 9, 2024
  • May 9, 202410:00 am - 10:20 am • May 9, 2024

    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.

  • May 9, 202410:30 am - 11:00 am • May 9, 2024

    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 20-40 minutes and is designed for two-year-olds and their grownup!

May 15, 2024
  • May 15, 202410:30 am - 11:00 am • May 15, 2024

    Preschool Storytime

    At each Storytime we sing songs, dance, and play instruments to a guitar accompaniment, participate in action rhymes, and of course, read stories! Storytime lasts approximately 30-45 minutes and is designed for preschool children ages 3-5. 

May 16, 2024
  • May 16, 202410:00 am - 10:20 am • May 16, 2024

    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.

  • May 16, 202410:30 am - 11:00 am • May 16, 2024

    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 20-40 minutes and is designed for two-year-olds and their grownup!