First Wednesdays

A Humanities Lecture Series, October through May

Montpelier First Wednesdays

Venue: Kellogg-Hubbard Library

135 Main Street, Montpelier
Library phone: (802) 223-3338
Library website
Directions to the library

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

Author and Middlebury professor Jay Parini reads from his recently published New and Collected Poems, 1975-2015 and discusses why poetry matters in a world of prose.

This video was recorded at the Kellogg-Hubbard Library in Montpelier, VT on April 5, 2017.

See more recorded 2016-2017 First Wednesdays talks.