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. Author Talks are scheduled on the 2nd Wednesday of the month, from 6-7pm. Check the library’s online calendar for the next date and featured author, or contact Barbara Kelley (207-892-1908).
Reference/Technology Librarian, Barbara Kelley, has been facilitating the Book Group since 2004. The 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 in the library on the 4th Wednesday of the month, from 6-7pm. Check the library’s online calendar for the next date and book selection, or contact Barbara Kelley (207-892-1908).
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 Laurel T. Parker (207-892-1908).
Movie showings @ the Library
The Windham Public Library shows a different movie each month. While the movies are selected for an adult audience, all ages are welcome to attend. Light refreshments are provided, or you are welcome to bring your own. No reservations are necessary.
Movie Discussion Group @ the Library
We also host a Movie Discussion Group based on the monthly movie selection (see above). Whether you see the movie at the library or on your own, we welcome you to join us for a lively discussion.
We have a variety of passes to local attractions available for patron use. Visit our Passes webpage, or 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 Barbara Kelley (207-892-1908) for more information, or check our Summer Reading Program webpage (available June-August).
Tea for You @ the Library
The library regularly hosts an informal tea in the library meeting room. Folks are encouraged to drop in, share conversation, tea, and goodies. All ages are welcome, and the atmosphere is quite relaxed (no need to dress up, unless you wish). Our Teas are always on a Tuesday from 1:30-2:30pm. Our current schedule is below. Contact Laurel T. Parker (207-892-1908) for more information.
Free one-on-one tech help with an experienced, computer-savy volunteer. Help with email, downloading applications, printing online pictures, navigating websites, laptops, eReaders, tablets, & more. Thursdays, 10:30-11:30am. No rsvp needed. Check the library’s online calendar for the next date or contact Barbara Kelley (207-892-1908).
Zen Coloring Group
Stress-free time of quiet reflection & creativity ~ Color to soothing music as you unwind from your hectic routine. Bring your coloring book and supplies, or use the pages and supplies we have available. Online coloring apps are welcome too. All ages invited. The coloring group meets on the 1st Wednesday of the month, from 6-7pm. Check the library’s online calendar for the next date, or contact Sally Bannen (207-892-1908).
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.