In Voyages From Chatham: A Memoir, local fisherman and author Bob Ryder takes us through a life lived on the water, as a child, a teenager, a husband and father. He shares it all: the successes, the failures, the bitter, the sweet, and the lessons learned along the way.Â FollowingÂ this program, Bob goes "Beyond the Book" at the Chatham Marconi Maritime Center with two talks in the evening.Â Find out more at www.chathammarconi.org.
Reference Librarian Amy Andreasson will present instructions for downloading free library eBooks to your Kindle or iPad and tips for searching the Clams digital library site.Â Kindle Reader (not Kindle Fire) is at 10:15; iPad class is at 11:30.Â Registration is required. Register online or call the library at 508-945-5170.
Have you tried ENCORE? Our new way to search the CLAMS catalog. Based on feedback from our users, CLAMS has added an intuitive, yet powerful search option that includes features common to search engines such as Google. Encore is particularly powerful when you begin with a broad search and want to narrow it down.Â http://encore.clamsnet.org/iii/encore/?lang=eng