Adult Programming & Services
Join Sarah for First Friday Art Night! Classes, geared toward adults with all abilities, will be hosted in-person on the first Friday of every month and posted online for at-home crafting. Take-home kits with the supplies will be available at the Circulation desk (while supplies last). For instructions on take-home projects see our Youtube playlist. Check the library calendar for the next date or contact Sarah (207-892-1908 ext 3 or email secopperberg@wi
The Windham Public Library hosts occasional author talks. Listen online to authors discuss their craft, their books, or how these things impact their lives. For dates and speakers, check the library calendar or contact Ray Marcotte (207-892-1908 ext 5).
Our monthly book group discusses a wide variety of books and topics, including Maine Humanities series offered in partnership with the Maine State Library. The 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 ext 5) for the monthly book selection.
Our weekly movie program starts in September at 1 pm each Thursday and features a mix of new and classic films. Selections are aimed at an adult audience and cover a diverse selection of topics and characters. Free and no reservations required. Attendees are welcome to bring snacks. For dates, run-times, and selections pick up a copy of our monthly flyer, or go to the library calendar, or contact Sally Bannen (207-892-1908 ext 7).
We have passes for Dundee Park, Maine State Park, Maine Wildlife Park, and the Children’s Museum of Maine available for patron use. Contact the library (207-892-1908 ext. 3) for more information.
Do you ever wonder “what is truth?” or “what gives life meaning?” Join our philosophical discussion group, Socrates Café, which meets on the 2nd Wednesday of each month. Based on the work of Christopher Phillips, author of Socrates Café: A Fresh Taste of Philosophy, the Socrates Café seeks to revive the pleasures of examining our most deeply held beliefs in an atmosphere of free-thinking, energetic exchange, respect, and encouragement. For more information about Socrates Cafe, go to www.philosopher.org. Check the library’s online calendar for the next meeting or contact Ray Marcotte (207-892-1908 ext 5).
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 ext 5) for more information or get started on your own today.
Bookish (online program)
Join Jen D. provides a book review every Wednesday morning on our Facebook! For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (207-892-1908 ext. 6).
Join moderator Jen Dupree for a writing group. We’ll offer critiques on works in progress and use writing prompts to keep you motivated. Writers of all levels are welcome! For more information call 892-1908 ext. 6 or email jdupree@windham
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 ext 5) for more information about any of our scheduled events.