The West Falmouth Library Photography Show and Sale is available for viewing during regular Library hours until Saturday, September 5th. The exhibit features work by members of the Upper Cape Camera Club. Purchases may be taken at the time of sale and proceeds benefit both the Library and the photographers. Support the local photography scene [Read more…]
What's happening at the Library...
All are welcome to come to these meetings to listen or join in the lively discussions each month. The World of Books meets on Wednesday, September 2nd at 4pm and will be discussing The Secret River by Kate Grenville. Setting: England to Australia. WFL Book Group meets Tuesday, September 8th at 1:30pm. Discussing Dead Wake: [Read more…]
The fall session for the following children’s early literacy programs is Sept. 8-Dec 8 with no programs on Tuesday, Nov. 24 and Friday, Nov. 27. Please choose only one session per week to attend. These programs are offered as drop in and are free. Mother Goose on the Loose® (MGOL) is a thirty-minute early literacy program designed [Read more…]
National Book Award–winning poet Mark Doty, praised by the New York Times for his “dazzling, tactile grasp of the world,” will read from his latest book, Deep Lane, on Sunday, September 13 to launch the ninth season of the Calliope Poetry Series. The event—which will also feature Lorna Knowles Blake, an award-winning poet who currently [Read more…]
The Library is holding its popular “Touch a Truck” fundraising event at the Falmouth High School parking lot, 874 Gifford Street, on Saturday, September 19, 2015 from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm. Admission children $5 (adults free) and donations are appreciated. The “Touch a Truck” fundraising event is a community wide family-friendly event where kids (and adults) have the opportunity to [Read more…]
On Sunday, September 20th (starting at 1pm) Teresa and Peter Fogg of Fogg Art Restoration in Wiscasset, Maine will present a one hour lecture on conservation and restoration of oil paintings and period frames. The oral presentation will include an introduction and explanation of the reasons for collections care, conservation and restoration of artworks. The [Read more…]
The group Oyez! presents a concert, “Con amores: music from 15th and 17th Century Spain”, at the Library on Sunday, September 27th at 3pm. Ticket price: adults $12 and students through high school are $5. Call the library at 508-548-4709 to reserve tickets or stop by to purchase in advance. The concert supports community events at [Read more…]