Limited Parking: Friday, April 18, 2014, 10am – 12pm, due to Big Truck Day!
 To use the library, please park in the Dentist’s Office parking lot next door.  Handicapped Parking Only in small lot to the left of the library.  For Big Truck Visit please park at the Rec field further down Foreside Road. Thank you for your understanding!


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Tax Time
AARP Representatives will be at the library on Thursdays from 9am - 12:15pm beginning on February 6th and going throughout the tax season. Call for an appointment.

We also have federal tax forms.

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This Week @ the Library

National Library Week
April 14-19

Help us celebrate by sharing your favorite book of all time. We will create a “Tops of Topsham” book list and collaborative art display, highlighting YOUR favorites.  Your choice will enter you into a drawing, in which three lucky readers will win a copy of their favorite book. A copy of those books will also be added to the library’s collection. Also, take a few minutes and tell us about what your library means to you. On Saturday, April 19th Keith Spiro will be here to interview patrons for an upcoming YouTube series.

Business Success Seminars
Wednesday, April 16
11:30am – 1pm

Engaging Your Multi-Generational Workforce: For the 1st time in history, four distinct and very different generations are working together.  Led by Susan Stacey of Manpower, this seminar will provide insight on the talents and values of each generation, as well as pitfalls to avoid as they work together.  Join us to learn how to engage your multi-generational work force!

STEM Program
Thursday, April 17
4pm – 5pm

Tables with various experiments will be set up around the room, and families can circulate and explore each one in this Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics program for kids.  Ages 6-12, accompanied by an adult.  Registration required.

Men’s Book Group
Thursday, April 17

This month’s book is Citizens of London by Lynne Olsen New Members Welcome!  We meet on the 3rd Thursday of each month. For more info call 725-1727 or email emma@topshamlibrary.org.

Big Truck Day
Friday, April 18
10am – 12pm

Come see some BIG vehicles up close!  All ages are welcome; event will take place rain or shine.  Our parking lot will be full of BIG vehicles, so please park at the rec field!

Teen Café
Friday, April 18
1pm – 4pm

Bring your friends and hang out! We’ll have board games, music, snacks, and crafts. No registration necessary. Ages 11-18.

Poetry Festival
Saturday, April 19
2pm – 3:30pm

In our third annual festival we will welcome Longfellow Days founder, Maryli Tiemann, Pushcart Prize nominees, David Sloan and Steve Gibbon, Topsham Public Library’s Joy of the Pen competition winners, Linda Aldrich, Regina Schaare and Bruce Spang, and published poets, Pam Smith and Rachel Flynn to read their work in an afternoon of poetry. 

Room for Everyone!

blah blahLibraries are places of lifelong learning that are directly tied to a community's quality of life.  The Topsham Public Library provides residents of all ages with books, informational resources , technology and services to stimulate growth and enrichment while serving as a center of study and community activities.