Adult Programming & Services
The Windham Public Library hosts a monthly author talk. Come listen to authors discuss their craft, their books, or how these things impact their lives. For dates and speakers, check our link(s) below, the library calendar, or contact Ray Marcotte (207-892-1908).
July 10- Hawreh Haddadi, July 17- Charlene D’Avanzo, August 7- Polly Bennell, August 14- Irene M. Drago, August 21- Kate Kastelein, September 11- Mary E. Plouffe, September 18- Susan Conley, October 9- Mary Lou Bagley, November 13- Penny Guisinger, December 11- James Hornor, May 13 (2020)- Susan Poulin
The monthly group has discussed a wide variety of books and topics, including several Maine Humanities series offered in partnership with the Maine State Library. The Book Group meets on the 4th Wednesday of the month from 6-7pm; check the library’s online calendar for the next date. Contact Ray Marcotte (207-892-1908) for the monthly book selection.
Business Writing Help
Looking for a job? Wondering how to start a resume or polish the one you have? Our experienced writer will give you one-on-one help with resumes and cover letters. Help sessions will take place in the library during library hours. Contact us today to set up an appointment: contact Jen Dupree (207-892-1908).
Please join chess enthusiast Rick Lowell every 4th Saturday of the month. All ages and abilities are welcome– even if you have never played chess before. Bring your own board or use one of the boards that will be available for use. Check the library’s online calendar for the next date, or contact Ray Marcotte (207-892-1908) for more information.
Knitters ‘N More
Whether you knit, crochet or do any other form of needlework, you are welcome to bring your own project and join our lively group. Share patterns, tips and conversation. This is not intended as an instructional session– although you may learn something new from your fellow knitters! They meet every Tuesday from 1-3pm. Check the library’s online calendar for the next date, or contact the library (207-892-1908).
Our weekly, Wednesday afternoon program comprises of mostly new releases with a mix of movie genres each month. Light refreshments are provided, or you are welcome to bring your own. Free and no reservations required. While the movies are selected for an adult audience, all ages are welcome to attend.
We have a variety of passes to local attractions available for patron use. Contact the library (207-892-1908) for more information.
Summer Reading Program
The Windham Public Library offers a fun and engaging program for all ages, including adults! The program generally runs June through August. It features a Bingo game, some special programs, and our hiding Rubber Chicken. Contact the library (207-892-1908) for more information, or check our Summer Reading Program webpage (available June-August).
Free one-on-one tech help with an experienced, computer-savy worker. Help with email, downloading applications, printing online pictures, navigating websites, laptops, eReaders, tablets, & more. Mondays, 4:30-5:30pm, and Thursdays, 10:30-11:30am. No rsvp needed. Check the library’s online calendar for the next date or contact Ray Marcotte (207-892-1908).
Universal Class has over 500 online courses for professional or personal growth. All you need is your Windham library card! Accounting, Alternative Medicine, Law, Pet Care, Real Estate, Science, and Test Preparation are only a few of the topics. Contact the Help Desk (207-892-1908) for more information or get started on your own today.
The library may have other special or one-time events that are not listed here. Check the library’s online calendar, our monthly newsletter, or contact the library (207-892-1908) for more information about any of our scheduled events.