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Friday Reads:  Mrs. Adams in Winter

This month the Narrative Nonfiction Book Club read Mrs. Adams in Winter:  a journey in the last days of Napoleon by British historian Michael O’Brien.  The publisher describes it thus:
Early in 1815, Louisa Catherine Adams and her young son left St. Petersburg in a…

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Tonight on CNN “Murder on Cape Cod: Who Shot Shirley Reine”

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We have gotten word, once again, tonight this show will air on CNN. CNN’s Randi Kaye investigates a Cape Cod killing. ”CNN Special Report: Murder on the Cape: Who Shot Shirley Reine?” airs tonight, September 2nd at 9:00 PM.

Want to know more about the case?…

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Local Science & Nature Author at FPL

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We are very pleased to present local author, Meera Subramanian, a journalist and Fullbright-Nehru senior research fellow who writes about culture, faith and the environment for newspapers and magazines around the world.  Meera will give a talk and slideshow about her first book,

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Friday Reads:  Defining the World

“Are you a word sleuth?  Do you enjoy browsing through dictionaries (maybe to find that perfect Scrabble word)?  If so, you may enjoy Defining the World by Henry Hitchings.  You’ll learn much about Samuel Johnson, the English lexicographer, and improve your vocabulary at the same time!

Johnson thought it would be…

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Cape Cod & the Islands Reading on The Point with Mindy Todd

This morning we had lots of great book suggestions from our listeners! Thanks so much to all of you who called in with your Cape Cod & the Islands book suggestions. Below you will find all the books mentioned on air this morning. A heads up that first time novelists Ellen Herrick, Sarah…

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Teen Theatre Camp Starts Tomorrow

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Get your act together and sign up for our extraordinary acting and play writing camp for ages 12-18.

Victoria Santos will lead a free 10-hour workshop open to all teens who are interested in acting, building their confidence, and having fun. Teens will have the chance to write, rehearse, and stage their very own productions with guidance from…

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Get Your Act On Starting this Tuesday During Our Theatre Camp

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We are happy to announce that our teen theatre workshops are back this summer, and we still have a few spots available!

Victoria Santos from the Lawrence School is back and ready to teach acting and help you build your confidence and most importantly, to have fun. She will lead a free 10-hour workshop open to all teens,…

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Friday Reads:  “Le Road Trip: a Traveler’s Journal of Love and France”

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Our Children’s Librarian Laura Ford, sure knows how to pick a good book.  For the young or no-longer-young, Laura can recommend a great read, or in this case, a “lovely picture book for grownups”.  If you have wanderlust or you are a Francophile, she recommends Le Road Trip: a…

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