First Wednesdays

A Humanities Lecture Series, October through May

Manchester First Wednesdays

Host: Manchester Community Library

Library phone: (802) 362-2607
Library website

Venue: First Congregational Church of Manchester

3624 Main Street, Manchester
Venue website
Directions to the venue

First Wednesdays talks will resume in October, 2017.

Our 2016-2017 First Wednesdays season has ended. We’ll announce the 2017-2018 lectures in August, and the new series will begin in October.

Watch a video from the 2016-2017 First Wednesdays season

Harvard Professor of Chinese History Michael Puett and journalist Christine Gross-Loh, co-authors of the international bestseller The Path: What Chinese Philosophers Can Teach Us About the Good Life, share how Puett’s hugely popular course on Chinese philosophy is life-changing for many of his students.

This video was recorded at the First Congregational Church of Manchester in Manchester, VT on October 5, 2016.

See more recorded 2016-2017 First Wednesdays talks.