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Friday Reads: Billy Collins Live

April is National Poetry Month and what better time to read and/or listen to poetry?

A favorite is Billy Collins Live: A Performance at the Peter Norton Symphony Space.

A Staff reviewer wrote of this CD:

“This is the perfect CD for a trip to Hyannis and back..it will…

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Falmouth Reads Together Events!


Beginning THIS Saturday we have a terrific series of events surrounding our 2015 town wide read Shakespeare Saved My Life: ten years in solitary with the bard by Laura Bates. We still have plenty of copies in the library for you to check out, and we now…

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Commonwealth Catalog

Many of you may remember something called The Virtual Catalog ... a link from the CLAMS library catalog which gave you an opportunity to search the library holdings of off Cape libraries (and Sandwich Public Library as well) for things CLAMS did not own. You could request items for delivery to Falmouth that way. For some time now the Virtual…

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Easter Egg Scramble Update

We have just heard from the Falmouth Village Association that the Easter Egg Scramble WILL happen as scheduled on the Library Lawn at 1:00 PM. Photographs with the Easter Bunny will be INSIDE in the Children’s Room from Noon to 2:00 PM.

There is ALSO a Bunny Scavenger Hunt until 4:30 PM today in the Children’s Room. Find…

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Friday Reads:  Shakespeare Saved My Life

This month the Narrative Nonfiction Book Club discussed Shakespeare Saved My Life: Ten Years in Solitary with the Bard, a memoir by Professor Laura Bates.  This easily accessible book is the 2015 Falmouth Reads Together selection. 

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Friday Reads:  ASAP Science

How about a little science fun?  Pick up the book ASAP Science:  Answers to the World’s Weirdest Questions, Most Persistent Rumors and Unexplained Phenomena by Mitchell Moffit and Greg Brown.  If the title sounds a little familiar, it’s because Moffit and Brown are the co-creators…

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Nature Books on The Point with Mindy Todd

This morning on The Point with Mindy Todd we talked about all kinds of nature books. We had the great pleasure of having Dennis Minsky join us this morning, and I know my reading list just got a lot longer listening to him! Many thanks to our listeners as well,…

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Friday Reads:  The Naturally Clean Home

What a winter.  Many of us have been snowbound in our homes for days after a storm, limited our time outside because of frigid temperatures and had social activities canceled due to treacherous travel.  Well, we can put all that in the rear view mirror.  Spring is here!  Time to get out your cleaning supplies, roll up your sleeves and…

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