The North Falmouth Public Library has added Tuesday and Thursday hours during the West Falmouth Library’s restoration project to serve our patrons in as close a location as possible. West Falmouth staff will be working at that branch during construction. Come visit us at North Falmouth! North Falmouth Extended Hours: Monday: 2:00 – 7:00 Tuesday: 12:00 – 5:00 Wednesday [Read more…]
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Construction Update as of 1/29/17, by Library Trustee and Construction Liaison Oliver Egleston In my last update, I noted that the roof framing and sheathing made it possible to see the massing of the Addition. Since then, progress makes it now possible to see the outlines of interior spaces. With the roof sheathing on and covered [Read more…]
Due to the ongoing construction project, the West Falmouth Library is now closed to the public. The Library is expected to remain closed until June of 2017. In the interim, the Board of Trustees of Falmouth Public Library and the Board of Directors of the West Falmouth Library have agreed to collaborate to offer services to West [Read more…]
The Library Board of Directors has hired Lois Hiller as the new library director. She began December 1st. Ms. Hiller has extensive library administrative experience, having served as director of the Mystic & Noank Library, a historic association library in Mystic, Conn. for eight years. In addition to managing a 13-person staff, Ms. Hiller oversaw [Read more…]
The Library’s children’s winter session for two early literacy programs, Mother Goose on the Loose® and Story Boat, is underway, taking place on Tuesdays and Fridays. The programs are being held at the Turning Pointe Dance Studio at 509 Thomas Landers Road, East Falmouth until construction at the West Falmouth Library is completed. There are no programs [Read more…]
Construction is underway at the West Falmouth Library and is scheduled to be completed by the end of May 2017. The addition and renovations were designed by Brown Lindquist Fenuccio & Raber Architects, Inc. The construction manager is Dellbrook | JK Scanlan. This project is made possible by the donors to the West Falmouth Library capital campaign. [Read more…]
The West Falmouth Library first completed an oral history program between 1974 and 1976. Inspired by this project and the desire to document the stories of present-day community members, the oral history program was reestablished in March 2014 after the Library received a grant from the Falmouth Fund of the Cape Cod Foundation. The purpose of the project [Read more…]