• Experience Ireland

    Thursday, March 12th @ 6pm

  • Repurposed Book Art ~ February Special Exhibit

    Month of February

    Repurposed book Art.  Photo by Ben Cluthe
    Repurposed Book Art Exhibit
    featuring artwork by local students
    & community members.

    The exhibit will be on display for the entire month of February
    in celebration of Love Your Library Month.
  • Winter Music Series

    Saturday February 29 @ 1pm

  • February Exhibit ~ Photography & Art Quilts

    Artist Reception ~ Thursday, February 6th @ 5pm


    This Wild Cape, featuring the photography
    of Peter Trull in the Turner Gallery.
     

    Flight of Ideas, featuring the small art quilts
    of Studio Art Quilt Associates
    in the Red Gallery.



     
  • Winter Music Series

    Saturdays, January 25th ~ March 28th

  • Eastham 400 Celebration

    Commemorative Gifts

    Eastham 400 Commemoratives

    Beautiful print of Eastham and keepsake ornament for sale.

    Available at the front desk for $20 each.
  • 2019 Turnip Festival Winners!


    TURNIP COOK-OFF
    This year's Judges State Representative Sarah Peake, Cape Cod Times Food Critic Gwenn
    Friss, and Owner of Van Rensselaer's Restaurant Peter Hall awarded prizes to:
     
    Grand Prize ~ Sam's Deli ~ The Brackett Slider
    2nd Prize ~ Jailhouse Tavern ~ Turnip au Gratin
    3rd Prize ~ Whale Walk Inn ~ Eastham Quiche
     
    The People's Choice Award (the dish receiving the most votes from the sampling public) was
    awarded to: Eastham Turnip & Crab Rangoon by Chef Bob Willis from the C Shore Kitchen & Bar
     
    TURNIP SHUCK-OFF
    1st place winner ~ Kim Radke with a time of 58 seconds 
    2nd place ~ Kirsten Friedrich with a time of 1 minute 2 seconds
    3rd place ~ Amy Brocker with a time of 1 minute 13 seconds
     
    THE ENORMOUS TURNIP CONTEST
    Two contestants guessed the exact weight of our pumpkin wanna-be ~ 17 lbs 3 oz.
    Both names were put in the contest canister and Joe Durant was drawn as the winner.
  • Eastham 400 Commemoration Events

    Genealogy Day ~ Sunday, March 29th, from 11-4


    Genealogy Day- The Cape Cod Genealogical Society hosts a day long symposium- free and open to the public.

    Sunday, March 29th from 11- 4pm

     

    Land ho! - Calling all Mayflower Descendents

    -Kathleen Kaldis
    Using Historic Maps in Genealogical Research

    -Sara Campbell
    Sources for Native American Genealogy in Southeastern Massachusetts -Andrew Pierce
    Mayflower Society Question & Answer -Judy Chas Needham & Kathleen Kaldis
    Remember the Ladies: Strategies for Researching Your Female Ancestors -Kathleen Kaldis
    The Mayflower, Plymouth Colony and Nauset, the Enduring Link -Ron Petersen
    Six 20 minute Genealogical Consultations


    Upcoming this spring:
    May 1-10: Eastham Painters Guild, Artweek
    May: Eastham Library Art Exhibit, Eastham History, w/ Native American Portrait Painting, Thursday, May 7th, 4:30- 7:30 & Artists' Reception, Thursday, May 14th @ 5pm
    May 22- Sept 7: Sunset Series hosted by the Town of Eastham at First Encounter Beach

    400 participants include: The Eastham Library, The Town of Eastham, The Eastham Historical Society, The Cape Cod National Seashore, The Mayflower Society, The Wampanoag Tribe, and others. Watch for more scheduled events.

    https://www.easthamlibrary.org/400.asp

    Funded by Mass Humanities.
  • First Encounters Before The First Encounter

    A talk by Dr. Kathleen Bragdon, author of "Native People of Southern New England, 1500-1650."

    First Encounters Before The First Encounter from Town of Eastham on Vimeo.

  • Enjoy a Virtual Tour and 3-D Model of the Library

    Virtual Tour Full-Screen


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