Baseball Binge - Six weeks, six films
Baseball Movies for Adults - Tuesdays at 2:30 PM
July 3, “Touching the Game”
July 10, “League of Their Own”
July 17, “Field of Dreams”
July 24, “42”
July 31, “Moneyball”
August 7, “The Natural”
Sponsored by the Friends of the Eastham Public Library
July Exhibit - Schulenburg Studios - Artists Choice
Reception July 5th 4:30-6 PM
Paul Schulenburg Maryalice Eizenberg
Rosalie Nadeau Andrea Petitto
Steve Kennedy Joan Lockhard
Susan Overstreet Terry Lindholm
Jerome Greene Ron Lindholm
Carol Petretti Ken Higgins
Karen Ojala Sandy Ginnis
Peg LaPresto Lila Grilli
Hiram Ball Shawn Dalstrom
Taylor Fox Ewa Tomasian
Dale Michaels Wade Sissi Sneve-Schultze
July 25th 2-6 PM
Every wonder how to paint from life? Come see the show and watch the artists as they work from a live model!
2018 Summer Reading Program - Libraries Rock!The Children's Room has a fun-filled series of programs ranging from music, to art & crafts to science. Registration begins on June 22nd! All preschool and grade school aged children, not residents and summer visitors alike, are encouraged to register and complete summer reading logs. Participants earn raffle tickets for every hour spent reading - or being read to - and the program culminates on August 18th with an ice cream social/raffle drawing for terrific prized!
"Libraries rock!" starts the last day of school, so sign up on June 22nd or any time after. Materials you read for your school's summer reading also count for the Public Library's program, so why not join? The Summer Reading Program ends on Friday, August 17, with the raffle drawing and ice cream party on Saturday, August 18 at 10:30 a.m. Come on in and join up - it's fun to exercise your mind as well as your body!
July Exhibit - Model Ships by Richard C. Ellington
In the Periodicals Room and on the Staircase landingDick has been building and repairing model ships for the past 30 years. He concentrated on historical sailing ships but will build and repair anything that comes along. All of Dick's models are made from kits which allows him to modify them to conform to how the actual ship may have looked while in working condition. He also custom makes enclosures for the models that rebuilds. None of the models he makes are from "scratch."Dick, and his wife Mary, retired to Eastham in 1989 after a 30 year career with Pratt & Whitney as a senior experimental test/design engineer. Read more...
Puppet Making Workshops -
Help the Library Staff get ready for the Windmill Weekend Parade!Join Dianna Morton, the Library Staff & Volunteers for puppet workshops...
Help with the Giant Puppet - for Adults and Older Youth (using frames, tubes, fabric, paper mache and other materials)
Create Three-Dimensional puppets - for Middle Schoolers & Early High Schoolers (using paper mache and more complex materials)
Sundays @ 11 AM, July 8th, 15th, 22nd and 29th
Each session last 1 1/2 hours
Come to one or all of the workshops - These workshops are designed to be collaborative in nature, honoring the work done in the previous session
Puppet Making Workshops II - For younger childrenCreate one-dimensional puppets -
on Wednesday, August 22nd or 29th @ 1 PM
using cardboard and paint
These puppets can be made in one session. A parent or adult caregiver is needed to assist for these sessions. Take home these puppets, leave them with the Library for the Parade, or bring them to the Parade and wave to the Library's Giant Puppet
Live Paint and Music, Painting Tianna Esperanza
Wednesday, July 25th ~ 2 - 6 PM
Every wonder how to paint from life?
Come see the show and watch the artists from the Schulenburg Studios as they work from a live model!
The Eastham Public Library - For Every Chapter of Your Life
NOW AVAILABLE - THE NEW YORK TIMES ONLINE
Through the library's wifi and from home
72 hours of home access Log in or register to activate the service
Note: The Sunday Crossword puzzle is not available through this service
NEW LIBRARY HOURS
Beginning, Sunday, June 3rd, the Eastham Public Library will open on Sundays from 11-4 year-round!