• Author Greg O'Brien - June 2, 7:00 pm

    What's is like to lose your mind, to see slices of your very identity slipping away piece by piece? Veteran journalist Greg O'Brien likens it to a trip out to Pluto "where no one can see you or hear what is said." Diagnosed at 59 with early-onset Alzheimer's, O'Brien has written an illuminating, naked and honest account of living with Alzheimer's, not dying with it. Drawing on cognitive reserve, he is reporting back to Earth his [...]

  • Author Patry Francis - June 6, 2:00 pm

    Cape Cod author Patry Francis will be here to talk about her latest and very popular book, The Orphans of Race Point. The story is a passionate and page-turning saga with an unsolved murder that consumes three lives over several decades in Provincetown, MA. Told through these three voices, The Orphans of Race Point is a novel of suspense, betrayal and the different ways we find transcendence and meaning in our lives. But most of [...]

  • Author Carrie Russell - June 16, 7pm

    Carrie Russell, author of the novel Drowning Cactus, will be here to speak about environmentalism and fiction. Drowning Cactus is literary fiction that explores the tranformative power of wilderness, following a cactus thief and an urban gardening instructor lost in the Sonora Desert. Russell, who studied writing at Columbia and Oxford, worked as an environmental advocate before she became a novelist. The novel is inspired by her [...]

  • Women's Club Historic Talk - June 18

    "A Long Line of Dedicated Women" Thursday June 18 at 7:00 pm.  The year 2015 marks the 100th anniversary of the Women’s Club of Chatham. It is the oldest continually active club on Cape Cod whose purpose is connecting women for friendship, education and civic betterment. A look at the Club’s history will reveal much about Chatham in the years prior to WWI from the unique perspective of the women in the community. The Club’s [...]

  • Historic House Signs - June 19

     Chatham's Historic House Signs for buildings 100 years and older. Don Edge will be at lower level of the Library on Friday June 19 from 11:oo am to 1:00 pm to help you research your historic home and fill out a Historic House Sign form - if your home is 100 years or older.  At the close of 2014, Chatham counted throughout the town 629 taxable properties 100 years or older. Each of these buildings is eligible for an inexpensive [...]


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