First Wednesdays Lecture Series

Free talks on the first Wednesday of the month, October through May.

Rutland First Wednesdays

Venue: Rutland Free Library

10 Court Street Library, Rutland
Library phone: (802) 773-1860
Library website
Directions to the library


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

Program Underwriters: Jim Alic, The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and the Pulitzer Prizes, Peter Gilbert Endowment Fund, The Marble Valley Regional Correctional Facility, Middlebury College and The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, Nancy Linkroum Pennell, Phyllis Wells

Library Underwriters: Friends of Rutland Free Library

2020-2021 Season Has Ended

The 2020-2021 season of free First Wednesdays talks has come to a close. We will post the schedule for the 2021-2022 season in early September. The initial First Wednesdays talks of the new season will begin on October 6.