Postcards from Falmouth Local History Series with Christopher Setterlund

We are delighted to welcome local author Christopher Setterlund for Zoom presentations on two Tuesday evenings, July 20th and July 27th at 7 pm! He will be discussing his book, Historical Restaurants of Cape Cod, on July 20th.  He will also be back the following week, on, July 27th, for a presentation about historical hotels and night spots, from his books Iconic Hotels and Motels of Cape Cod and Cape Cod Nights: Historic Bars, Clubs and Drinks, where he will emphasize historical Falmouth spots including the Dome, Terrace Gables and Brothers Four.

Christopher is a 12th generation Cape Codder –his family is the Doane Family that helped to settle Eastham.  He currently has 6 published books, including several of the “In my Footsteps” Cape and Islands travel books, and he produces a podcast called the “In My Footsteps Podcast” which covers everything from New England history and travel to lifestyle and 1980’s nostalgia. Also, visit Christopher’s page,, for more information about him and his work!

Both events are free and appropriate for adults and teens. Postcards from Falmouth Series is a Falmouth Public Library local history project made possible through a Library Services and Technology Act grant, and administered through the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners.  Registration is required before the events, to receive the Zoom link. Please register online for the July 20th event by clicking here, and the July 27th event here, or contact the reference department at 508-457-2555 x 7.


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