Posted by Kasia on Wed, Jun 24, 2015 at 10:16 am |
Join us for our highly anticipated free summer event this Saturday, June 27, from 10:00am - noon, as we welcome recognized Massachusetts authors, Doug Most and Neil Swidey, to the library!
Each summer, Breakfast with the Authors brings together authors for an exciting panel discussion and book reading & signing. The program will begin with a light breakfast…
Posted by Jill on Wed, Jun 24, 2015 at 11:16 am |
Great fun this morning with Mindy Todd and Vicky Titcomb on The Point with Mindy Todd, as we discussed great books for summer from novels to food to gardening. Below are the books we mentioned, as well as books mentioned by our listeners. Have you got a favorite summer read? Let us know! You…
Posted by Meg on Sat, Jun 20, 2015 at 1:12 pm |
No it is not just a rumor; the East and North Branch Libraries are starting new extended hours on July 1st.
With the new weekly schedule the split days at the East Branch will be eliminated. So now there will not be that gap between noon and 3:00 p.m. Also, Thursday nights at the East Branch are back…
Posted by Kasia on Wed, Jun 17, 2015 at 12:03 pm |
Each summer, the Friends of the Falmouth Public Library have a spectacular book sale! We would love for you to join us and find your next best read. As a special opening event, Ken Gloss from Brattle Book Shop in Boston will visit the library on Tuesday, June 30 from 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM.
Ken Gloss appraises…
Posted by Staff on Wed, Jun 17, 2015 at 11:22 am |
By Georgia Gans
More than 50 young poets expressed themselves through their poetry in the 9th Annual Lawrence Junior High Poetry Slam at the Falmouth Public Library last Thursday night. Covering subjects that were both humorous and heartrending, the group of poets entertained a large crowd of family members, teachers and peers, and prizes were awarded to…
Posted by Kasia on Thu, Jun 11, 2015 at 10:06 am |
Are you interested in completing your community service hours or just looking for fun volunteer work this summer?
We would love to have you volunteer at our Friends of the Falmouth Public Library annual book sale this July! We especially need volunteers between July 1-7 in the morning & afternoon (ages 16+).
Please call Liz at…
Posted by Kasia on Thu, Jun 11, 2015 at 9:24 am |
We have just received a copy of the Development of Regional Impact Application for SpringHill Suites by Marriott. It is available to be viewed at the Reference Desk. Copies of the application can be made at one of two copy machines in the library.
The public hearing will continue on Tuesday, June 16 at 6:30 p.m. at the…
Posted by Staff on Fri, Jun 5, 2015 at 10:53 am |
On the cover of The Last Fisherman: Witness to the Endangered Oceans, author Jeffrey L. Rotman looks like the typical Gloucester fisherman in his bright yellow slicker with the endless ocean as a backdrop. Take a moment to flip through, the photos are stunning, awesome, some are even scary!
Rotman’s underwater photography documents the “catastrophic changes in ocean…