A Take & Make Craft
A Pocketful of Poetry
A Take & Make Craft
Lego Challenge Countdown ~ A Virtual Family Program
Friday, April 23 @ 11am
Eastham Community Blood Drive
Wednesday, April 28th, 10am-4pm
Youth is a Work of Art Community Exhibit
Youth is a Work of Art: Community Art Exhibit
This exhibit will be displayed through the month of May, 2021.
April Vacation Events
April 20th ~ 23rd
Chewy Decimal Cooking Show~ A Virtual Program
On Eastham Library's YouTube ChannelThe Eastham Public Library is proud to present a new virtual cooking program featuring Eastham's own master chef Elaine Lipton. Flyer.
In Episode One, available on the library's YouTube Channel: YOUTUBE LINK, she will prepare a dish from India ~ Shrimp Curry, with Gajar-Ka-Halva for dessert. Link to recipes.
The Chewy Decinal Cooking Show is also available for viewing on the town's vimeo channel VIMEO LINK. Other viewing options: The Chewy Decimal Cooking Show will broadcast periodically on Lower Cape TV, Ch. 99 and the Town of Eastham's Ch.18. A live Zoom chat with Elaine, recorded Saturday, April 17th on Zoom, is available HERE.
Check out our bountiful collection of cookbooks in CLAMS.
This program is brought to you by the Friends of the Eastham Library.
Eastham Garden Tour ~ 2021
Save These Dates
Cape Pandemic Postcards ~ Nickerson History Archives
Call for Submissions
Click on flyer for archives link.
Talking Trash & Recycling
Thursday, May 6th @ 7pm on Zoom
2020 Book Awards
The 2020 Book Awards list includes Pulitzer, National, Edgar, and Agatha Christie winners.
Please click here for printable copy.
Eastham Council on Aging
Free Virtual Classes & Programs
A new Senior Fitness Hour is available on Lower Cape TV; a collaborative effort with the Councils on Aging in the Brewster, Orleans, Eastham, Wellfleet, and Truro.
Monday thru Friday, 10-11am.
Many other free virtual classes are offered to be enjoyed at home!
Schedule & class information: LowerCapeTV
For additional resources: Eastham Senior Center
Story Time with Fran
Weekly on Instagram
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!
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 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