Join us Saturday, April 18 @ 2:00 pmÂ to hearÂ Jazz Singer Cerise Bynoe w/ The Charlie Jamieson Band.Â Cerise and The Charlie Jamieson Band will perform tunes from the Great American Songbook made famous by artists such as Ella Fitzgerald, Frank Sinatra, Billie Holiday and many legendary jazz singers. Cerise, with her strong soulful voice, is well recognized as one of Cape Cod's top vocalists. Performing twice with the Cape Cod [...]
TheÂ 16th Annual Chatham Reads Poetry will be Sunday, April 19 at 2:00 pm.Â Come read your favorite poem or just come and listen! This popular Friends' program features Chatham residents reading favorite poems. Each reader is limited to five minutes and selections must be by recognized published poets. Refreshments will be served at 1:30pm. Sign up at the Front Desk.
The Library will be closed on Monday, April 20 in observance of Patriot's Day. The CLAMS office is taking advantage of this holiday to perform some system maintenance on the CLAMS website and online catalog.Â Â Please note that the CLAMS catalog and Overdrive will be unavailable on Monday, April 20th, from approximately 6:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.Â We apologize for any inconvenience. Â Please visit info.clamsnet.org on 4/20 for any [...]
Join us Saturday, May 2 @ 2:00 pm to learn about theÂ history of Fort Warren during the American Civil War.Â Fort Warren is a historic fort on the 28-acre Georges Island to the entrance to Boston Harbor. The fort was constructed from 1833-1861, completed shortly after the beginning of the American Civil War. Kevin Rogers, the Community Outreach Coordinator for the Friends of the Boston Harbor Islands will be here to give a virtual [...]
Saturday, May 16 @ 2:00 pm - Sheryl Faye brings Clara Barton to life! Sheryl Faye is a historical performer who will be here to portray Clara Barton. Clara Barton played an very important and unforgettable role during the American Civil War as a Nurse and went on to become the founder of the American Red Cross. This program will explore the life of Clara Barton, both her childhood and her adult life, including the role she played [...]