Upcoming Programs

Wednesday, July 13 @ 10:30 am - Feasting From Our Local Farms with Liz Barbourlocal farms

The modern movement of eating locally grown and raised seasonal fare has its roots deeply planted in our historic kitchens. Now, "eating locally" and "eating seasonally" have become fashionable terms. Join Creative Feast chef Liz Barbour as she explores our modern journey back to the local farm with a discussion about the benefits of buying local and eating within the season. Enjoy a cooking demonstration of two recipes featuring locally harvested seasonal ingredients and sample the distinct flavors of your local harvest! Farm fresh ingredients never tasted so good! This program is limited to 35 - Registration required.

Saturday, July 16 @ 3:00 pm - Author James McGuaneThe Race_rev

The Race: Inside the Indy 500 examines in words and pictures what is considered by many to be the most highly evolved auto racing spectacle in the world. Author James McGuane has captured the spirit of the race more effectively than any of his predecessors, spending ten years studying and exposing the history of the Indy 500, and creating a "top-to-bottom" and "start-to-finish" look at this heart-racing extravaganza. Throughout the book he gives readers a never before seen inside look into topics including the painstaking engineering of the cars, the high stress training of the drivers, and the split second actions of the race-car teams to keep the vehicles in optimum condition.

Wednesday, July 27 @ 10:30 am - Author David Boyerwe can hear you

We Can Hear You On The Hill tells the story of the Chatham Town Band, which was formed in 1931 as the American Legion Band. It's members over the past 85 years have taken many interesting and distinguished paths. This local band, which has been playing continuously since 1931, except for a short hiatus during WWII, draws a crowd of 3000-5000 at each Friday night summer concert.

Ebook Classes

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Wednesdays, July 6 @ 10:15, August 3 @ 10:15, September 7 @ 10:15 Reference Librarian Amy Andreasson will present instructions for downloading free library ebooks to your Kindle and tips for searching the Clams digital library site. Bring your questions regarding your Kindle, or call Amy for an individual appointment (508-945-5170) if you need additional or extended help. Registration is required. Register online or call the library at 508-945-5170.

Kindle Fire Ebook Demo

By appointment Reference Librarian Amy Andreasson will present instructions for downloading free library ebooks to your Kindle Fire and tips for searching the Clams digital library site. Bring your questions regarding your Kindle Fire, or call Amy for an individual appointment (508-945-5170) if you need additional or extended help. Registration is required. Call the library at 508-945-5170.

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Wednesdays, July 20 @ 10:15, August 10 @ 10:15, September 7 @ 11:30

Reference Librarian Amy Andreasson will present instructions for downloading free library ebooks to your iPad and tips for searching the Clams digital library site. Bring your questions regarding your iPad, or call Amy for an individual appointment (508-945-5170) if you need additional or extended help. Registration is required. Register online or call the library at 508-945-5170.