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Eastham Turnip Festival
Eastham Turnip Festival
Sat. Nov. 21st 1-4 PM

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Alien Invasion The plants taking over the Cape
Intergenerational Book Talk & Tea with author Theresa Barbo
A One Book One Town Event
The Daring Coast Guard Rescue of the Pendleton Crew
Saturday, October 10 at 2:00 PM at the Chapel in the Pines on Samoset Road.  Theresa Barbo will give a brief talk on her children's book "The Daring Coast Guard Rescue of the Pendleton Crew" and Donna & Ron Lasko will talk about "The Pleasures of Afternoon Tea."  Tea will be served and Theresa will be available to sign copies of her book. Registration is required since space is limited.  Call the Library at 508-240-5950 to register.

This program is part of Eastham's One Book, One Town series which is funded by the Friends of the Library's Nathan Anthony Program Fund.

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October Book Display - Disaster at Sea!
Can you find the CG36500?
Book display, books on sea disasters and rescue, image of waveSelected to accompany our One Book One Town programs!

All display items are available for checkout
and to reserve by clicking on the title
on our booklist

New! Previous Month's Booklists in case you missed our display.
September - Back to School We Gol
August - Award Winners
July  - All Things Birds
June - Fathers; Midsummers

May - Mothers; Gardening

Past Months


Missed our Summer Programs?
Enjoy one of our Videos

Rescue of the Bounty 7-17-2015.  The tall ship featured in the 1962 classic movie, Mutiny on the Bounty, sailed into Hurricane Sandy and overturned in 30 foot seas 90 miles off North Carolina, prompting one of the most massive rescues in Coast Guard History.  The Eastham Public Library welcomes author, Michael Tougias to discuss his book, Rescue of the Bounty.

Piping Plovers: Perilous Journey 7-8-2015.  Coming home to nest or rest during migration on sandy beaches is far riskier than in Thoreau's day when the piping plover was the most memorable sound of the Outer Cape. Please join us as the National Seashore's top shorebird expert, Mary Hake, explains the important role seashore beaches play in the life cycle of threatened shorebirds such as the piping plover, least tern, American oystercatcher and red knot, and what we are doing to help them survive on the edges of our world.

These and other videos from the Town of Eastham are on Vimeo  Thank you Mike Caliri, Video Services Coordinator, for making this possible!

Satellite Book Return available at Schoolhouse Museum
Satellite Book Return at Schoolhouse Museum
This seasonal satellite book return on the
front walkway of the Schoolhouse Museum
(across from the Salt Pond Visitors Center) is
now available to make it easier to
return materials this summer. 

Thank you to the Eastham Historical Society
for loaning us this very accessible spot!


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Tumble Books Libbrary

What is TumbleBooks?

Tumble Books is a collection of animated, talking picture books with fiction, non-fiction and foreign language titles, Math Stories, Read-Alongs (chapter books with sentence highlighting and narration but not animation), Videos (from National Geographics), Tumble TV, pre-set playlists of a sequence of books, and Tumble Puzzles & Games.

Access Tumble Books from any reading/mobile device that has an internet connection.

Happy Tumbling!