Upcoming Programs

Tuesday, October 4 @ 7:00 pm - Author Robert Finchcape cod notebook2

A Cape Cod Notebook 2 is a collection of more than 50 exquisitely crafted radio essays. These short but poetic gems celebrate unique aspects of life on Cape Cod, especially the relationship between humanity and the natural world. Entranced by the island’s riches, Robert Finch takes the reader on a journey through the seasons in many well-known and beloved essays--including "Beach Ball," "Sea Dawn," "A Gratuity," "The Fish That Wouldn’t Die," "The Old Shell Game," and "Fire and Music"--that have the power to immediately connect the reader with the natural world of this region and that speak to the mysterious qualities of this peninsula that have drawn people to it for centuries.

Tuesday, October 11 @ 7:00 pm - Life in HarmonyEldrege Library - Healing Our Energetic Self: Healing Our Energetic Self

Xiomy Avila and Chris Dynega are both Ayurvedic Practitioners & Energy Healers here in Chatham, who are passionate about practicing and sharing their knowledge of what it means to live a Life In Harmony. This harmony can be found in nature, throughout the universe and within ourselves. Their program will include: How the Energy Body Works; Ayurveda & Yoga; Meditation & Pranayama; Effects of Energy Healing; and a Short Guided Meditation.

Dogs Days @ the EPL - October 15 - November 10

At the Eldredge Library we are celebrating the dogs in our lives. These dogs protect us, make us happy, melt our hearts, break our hearts, make us fall over laughing, and eat our homework; and they make our lives all the better for it!  Authors, Programs, Contests, Movies, Prizes & More!

Tuesday, October 18 @ 7:00 pm - Author Kim Roderiquesdogsoncapecod

Photographer Kim Roderiques will speak about her book Dogs on Cape Cod, a book capturing the love that dogs have for this unique environment. DOGS ON CAPE COD takes you on a photographic journey through the Cape, witnessing a wide variety of dogs enjoying their favorite activities in this special place. It features humorous, poignant, and endearing photos of dogs of every age, from puppies to elderly dogs. Whether pure bred or mixed, their importance in our lives always proves to be extraordinary. This book captures the heart and soul of dogs on Cape Cod.

Saturday, October 29 @ 10:00 am - Police Dogsk9 unit

Two members of the Yarmouth Police K-9 Unit and their canine partners will join us for a talk and a demonstration of skills by the dogs. Learn about the selection, training, and duties performed by these brave working dogs, and their role in Cape Cod law enforcement.

Thursday, November 10 @ 2:30 pm - Author Spencer Quinnscents and sensibility

As part of Dog Days @ the Eldredge, author Spencer Quinn will speak (sit! stay!) about his adult mystery series, the Chet and Bernie books, as well as his new series for children about Birdie and Bowser.

Thursday, November 10 @ 3:30 pm - Author David Rosenfelt

David Rosenfelt is the author of the 15 Andy Carpenter mystery books, many stand-alone outfoxednovels, Dogtripping: 25 rescues, 11 volunteers, and 3 RVs on our canine cross-country adventure, and Lessons from Tara: life advice from the world's most brilliant dog. A former screenwriter and Hollywood executive, he now lives in Maine with his wife and 25-40 dogs. He is a is a national advocate for dog rescue, runs the Tara Foundation rescue organization, has found homes for more than 4,000 dogs, and practices what he preaches!

 

Ebook Classes

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Wednesdays October 5 @ 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 October 5 @ 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.