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What's happening at the Library...
Please say hello if you see one of the our new staff! Susan Speer – A patron of our library and a knitter, Susan brings a friendly and familiar face to the desk. Peter Howard – Peter has moved down to his summer home in Falmouth and is keeping our building, including our new facilities, [Read more…]
Mother Goose on the Loose and Story Boat is back at the library, with Miss Angie leading both programs. Mother Goose on the Loose® (MGOL) is a 30-minute early literacy program designed for infants up to age three and their caregivers. MGOL is offered on Tuesdays and Fridays at 10:15am. This free program includes songs, rhymes [Read more…]
Local resident and yoga teacher, Carmina Mock, is offering a special 8-week yoga program to benefit the West Falmouth Library’s capital campaign. The sessions take place over 8 Thursdays, Sept. 28, Oct. 5,12,19,26, Nov. 2,9,16. Time: 9:00am Cost: $12 per session. Call 508-548-4709 for more information. All levels of yoga experience are welcome. Carmina, a native of Spain and [Read more…]
The short story discussion group, led by staff member Renee Voorhees, will meet on Thursday, October 19th, 6:45-7:45pm. To be discussed, three short stories by Ernest Hemingway: “A Canary for One” “Indian Camp” “The Killers” In November, the group will not be meeting on the regular third Thursday of the month, due to a scheduling [Read more…]
Best-selling author Spencer Quinn, the pseudonym of crime thriller writer Peter Abrahams, is appearing at the library on Thursday, October 26th at 6:30pm. This is a free event. Copies of his books will be available for signing and purchase. Author Peter Abrahams, working under his pseudonym Spencer Quinn, is the bestselling author of the Chet [Read more…]
Families are invited to join us for our annual Halloween Parade on Sunday, October 29th. The parade steps off promptly at 3 pm from West Falmouth Market. Costumes are encouraged. Games and stories at the library following the parade. Please bring a non-perishable food item for the Service Center. We hope you can join us for this fun [Read more…]
World of Books Book Group meets Wednesday, November 1st at 4pm at the Library. Discussing LaRose by Louise Erdrich. Setting: Indian Country, USA. New members are always welcome to join our lively literary discussions. Feel free to just listen in, or participate in the conversation. Summary from CLAMS: North Dakota, late summer, 1999. [Read more…]
In preparation for this year’s Winter House Tour and Boutique (being held on Sunday, December 10, 2017), we are seeking volunteers to help construct crafts and greens arrangements. On Wednesday, November 8th, there will be a crafts workshop to make items to sell at the Winter House Tour boutique, 10am – 2pm. Instructions and materials are provided. Stop [Read more…]
The WFL Book Group meets Tuesday, November 14th at 1:30pm, at the library. Discussing A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles. New members are always welcome to join our lively literary discussions. Feel free to just listen in, or participate in the conversation. Summary from CLAMS: A Gentleman in Moscow immerses us in another elegantly drawn era [Read more…]