Halloween Peek & Find
October 30 & 31
Virtual Author Talk with Doug Tallamy
Sunday, November 15th @ 2pm
Pre-register here/ scroll down.
Halloween Story Walk
October 30 & 31
Full Steam Ahead
Thursdays on Zoom @ 3pm
Eastham Council on Aging
Free Virtual Classes & Programs
The Eastham COA is offering ongoing virtual exercise classes
and various programs of interest to the community. Pre-registration is required.
For more information: September/October Newsletter
Eastham Community Blood Drive
Wednesday, October 28
Eastham Library's Virtual Art Exhibits ~ 2020
Virtual Exhibit LinksEastham Library's Art Exhibits have been virtual since the spring of this year. In case you missed any, or want to view them again, here are links to our featured artists:
March & April ~ Richard Perry
May & June ~ Eastham Painters' Guild
July ~ Carol Cannon
August ~ Rebecca Gmucs
Here & There: Rebecca Gmucs
September~ Karen Rinaldo
In the Wake of the Mayflower
Featured: "Marsh Sunset" by Peggy Furness, Oil, 12" x 12."
Story Time with Fran
Weekly on Instagram
Virtual Pajama Story Time
Thursdays at 6:30 pm
The Sunset Series ~ A Virtual Eastham 400 Event
Now available on YouTube
The Sunset Series commenced with the ringing of a bell 15 minutes before sunset and continued with daily 10-minute presentations of Eastham’s history for 99 evenings from June 1st - Sept. 7th.
This entire series is now available on our Eastham 400 YouTube channel.
photo: Andrea Daniels
Please call the library for more info!
Virtual Book Club Discussion Group
"The Story of the "First Encounter" at Nauset" by Ian Saxine
Please join us for our third and final discussion on the history of the 1st Encounter in Eastham on its 400th anniversary-one that helps separate fact from fiction.
Sept. 29th - Nov. 3rd on ZOOM
Read Online (Scroll down ~ PDF version is printable)
Register Here You will receive a confirmation and a ZOOM link a day before the event (Registration is required) Come to all six sessions or just one!
For more information about the book and topic
This program is part of the Eastham 400 Commemoration
New CLAMS app!
Available now for download
Search for CLAMS Library Network in your app store!
Not sure where to find online programming?
Check out the MBLC calendar of Massachusetts online programming!
New books to look forward to - Read the new issue of Book Page online
No CLAMS card?
Get an ecard!
If you don’t yet have a CLAMS library card, you can now register online and start downloading ebooks or use state databases immediately. Here’s how:
You will need a computer or cell phone and access to your email account.
1. Go to https://library.clamsnet.org/selfreg
2. Fill out the form and submit. The screen will refresh, with your name, new card number and username. Print the info, take a screenshot or jot down your new card number – you’ll need it in just a moment.
3. Click the link in the first bullet point to log in and create a PIN/Password:
Login to My Account and establish a PIN (Password) Scroll down to and click Did you forget your PIN/Password? Enter your new card number.
4. Check your email for a link to set your PIN/Password.
Your ecard will now be valid until June 30th and will give you access to materials at OverDrive for eBooks, eAudiobooks and eMagazines (when asked for your library, select “CLAMS Library Patrons”). It also includes all Massachusetts Library Databases (select any library to begin). Individually owned library databases such as Hoopla are not included.
COVID-19Out of concern for the health and safety of our patrons, staff and volunteers, the Eastham Public Library building is closed to the public.
The Library staff is offering curbside service and is available to provide services to the public by phone and email. Our delivery system is again operational so you can now request books from other CLAMS libraries to be delivered here in Eastham. Please note everything is a bit slower...
We encourage patrons to use OverDrive eBooks, try our new streaming RB Digital service, watch a movie via Hoopla, listen to music on freegal, read the online Cape Cod Times or NY Times online, or explore other online services available from the library’s homepage.
List of libraries offering free WIFI in their parking lots courtesty CLAMS:
https://info.clamsnet.org/clams-libraries-public-wifi-access/Please begin returning books to the library book return. All library fines will be waived. Please note checkin of materials will be delayed 72 hours as part of the quarantine process.
Thank you for your patience during these unusual times.
Learn about Eastham
Visit the Eastham Historical Society's web-site & Facebook pages
Learn how you can get involved or contact the archivists here
Visit the EHS virtually on Facebook