First Wednesdays

A Humanities Lecture Series, October through May

Manchester — Manchester Community Library

First Congregational Church 3624 Main Street, Manchester • Library phone: 802.362.2607

7:00 p.m. on the first Wednesday of the month, October through May

Free and open to the public • Manchester Schedule (PDF)


First Wednesdays is supported in part by the National Life Group Foundation and the Institute of Museum & Library Services through the Vermont Department of Libraries.

Program Underwriters: The Arcadia Fund, Burr & Burton Academy, Keelan Family Foundation, Merchants BankNorthshire BookstoreSouthern Vermont Arts Center

Library Underwriters: The Perfect Wife Restaurant & Tavern, The Spiral Press Café, Vermont Renewable Fuels

Manchester First Wednesdays Events

June 1 — The Wyeths: First Family of American Art • Thomas Denenberg

Shelburne Museum director Thomas Denenberg discusses the Wyeths—N. C. (1882–1945), Andrew (1917–2009), and Jamie (b. 1946)—and offers new perspectives on these three painters who have shaped the way Americans view their world. Underwriter: Southern Vermont Arts Center