Posted by Faith on Sat, Mar 8, 2014 at 3:45 pm |
This month the Narrative Nonfiction Book Club read the international bestseller, The Bookseller of Kabul written by Norwegian war journalist, Åsne Seierstad, translated by Ingrid Christopher. For a small book, it packed quite a punch. Book club members were discussing the book in the hallway as they arrived and were still talking about it long…
Posted by Jill on Sat, Mar 8, 2014 at 3:28 pm |
Nathaniel Philbrick wrote a book we like a great deal, which is called Why Read Moby-Dick? In fact we liked the book so much, we even invited him to come to Falmouth to talk about the book! This got us to thinking about why read Frankenstein? We…
Posted by Staff on Fri, Mar 7, 2014 at 5:06 pm |
The servers providing the Statewide research databases (such as Gale Research) have experienced a major power outage. These resources will be unavailable at least all weekend.
Posted by Jill on Wed, Feb 26, 2014 at 2:47 pm |
This morning on The Point with Mindy Todd we discussed books having to do with women’s history. Here is the list of books that Melanie & Jill brought along, as well as a couple of listener picks.
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Posted by Jill on Mon, Feb 24, 2014 at 11:03 am |
Exciting News! TODAY the North Falmouth Branch will reopen, after many renovations, at 2:00 PM regular hours resume! Stop by and you can see new paint, a new window (which was an old window), new shelving, new wiring, new ceiling, new floors, new lights, and new rugs! We will be celebrating the reopening with an Open House on Friday, February…
Posted by Staff on Tue, Feb 18, 2014 at 2:18 pm |
Join us for a late, light breakfast with Damien Brennan of Sligo, Ireland as he tells about the life and writings of Nobel Prize winning Irish poet William Butler Yeats. Mr. Brennan will give an illustrated talk, complete with readings from the poetry of Yeats. FREE! Join us at the Falmouth Public Library, 300 Main Street on Friday, February 21…
Posted by Staff on Sat, Feb 15, 2014 at 2:38 pm |
Due to deteriorating weather conditions and approaching blizzard, the Library will close early today, Saturday, February 15. Instead of the usual 5 PM closing, the Library will close at 3:30 PM.
Moreover, due to the Presidents’ Day Federal Holiday, the Library will also be closed on Monday, February 17.
The Library will reopen on Tuesday, February…
Posted by Staff on Tue, Feb 11, 2014 at 2:52 pm |
The Frankenstein programs continue as Falmouth Reads Together: Frankenstein, or the Modern Prometheus by Mary Shelley. This Saturday, February 15 begins a 6-week FREE Frankenstein Film Series. All films will be shown at 2 PM in the Hermann Foundation Meeting Room of the Falmouth Public Library.
The film schedule:
February 15 : FRANKENSTEIN, 1931, starring Boris…