First Wednesdays

A Humanities Lecture Series, October through May

Norwich First Wednesdays

Host: Norwich Public Library and Norwich Historical Society

Library phone: (802) 649-1184
Library website

Venue: Norwich Congregational Church

15 Church Street, Norwich
Venue website
Directions to the venue

Norwich First Wednesdays talks will resume in October, 2019.

Our 2018-2019 First Wednesdays season has ended in Norwich. We’ll announce the 2019-2020 lectures in early September, and the new series will begin in October.


Statewide Underwriters: The Alma Gibbs Donchian Foundation, the Windham Foundation, and the Institute of Museum & Library Services through the Vermont Department of Libraries.

Program Co-sponsors and Underwriters: The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation in partnership with Pulitzer PrizesCrossroads Academy, Dartmouth College Department of HistoryThe Norwich Bookstore, Otto & Associates, Stave Puzzles

Library Sponsors: Boatwright Foundation, Friends of the Norwich Public Library, The Jack and Dorothy Byrne Foundation, Mascoma Savings Bank
, Norwich Square Properties, Norwich Historical Society, Jane W. Stetson and E. William Stetson III