The 2016-17 1st Wednesdays schedule for Norwich is now here! These free lectures draw nationally and regionally renowned authors, artists, scholars, and public figures who speak on diverse topics.

All lectures are free and begin at 7:00 pm at the Norwich Congregational Church in Norwich, Vermont. The Church is handicap accessible.

Schedule of programs

1st Wednesdays is a program of the Vermont Humanities Council, co-sponsored locally by the Norwich Historical Society and the Norwich Public Library. These free public lectures  are held the first Wednesday of each month from October-May at the Norwich Congregational Church. We thank our generous sponsors without whom First Wednesdays would not be possible: Friends of the Norwich Public Library, The Jack and Dorothy Byrne Foundation, Ledyard National Bank, Mascoma Savings Bank, and the Norwich Historical Society.