Come join author Jamie Cat Callan for a lively and entertaining talk at the Woods Hole Public Library on Saturday, September 6 at 3 PM.  During her talk, “How the French Invented Joie de Vivre”, Jamie will discuss the French philosophy as it relates to the art of dinner party conversations, farmer’s markets, flirtation, and […]

Woods Hole resident Les Garrick will be speaking at his home library, the Woods Hole Public Library on Wednesday, September 10 at 7:30 PM about his new book ”Historic Hatchville “ a history of  Falmouth’s most rural historic village. Most people nowadays may be unaware of the rich and fascinating history of Hatchville, of its reputation […]

On Saturday afternoon, September 20 at 2 PM, noted local naturalist/teacher Becky Lash will present a program about Monarch butterflies at the Woods Hole Public Library. For years Becky has been introducing children to insects in entomology classes at the Children’s School of Science in Woods Hole. In fact, she can claim to have inspired […]

The Woods Hole Public Library will be presenting an afternoon of acorn crafts for kids of all ages on Saturday, November 1, starting at 2 PM and running until 3:30 PM. Librarians Margaret McCormick and Kelly Porter, who delight in working with children, will lead the event. Crafts covering a range of abilities and skills […]

Story Hour for Grownups returns on Sunday, November 2, to the Woods Hole Public Library, with its traditional Halloween opener of mildly ghoulish fare. Offerings might induce a bit of seat squirming but should not interfere with a good night’s sleep! Ever popular Frank Child has selected Roald Dahl’s classic, “The Landlady,” for his reading. […]

Herb L. Foster of Martha’s Vineyard will speak about “Yiddish and Jive” at the Woods Hole Public Library on Saturday, November 8, at 2 PM. His presentation will be lively and active, involving attendees in various word plays. Herb’s experience as a former school teacher and administrator, college professor, NPR program host, and workshop presenter […]

On Tuesday, November 18 at 1 PM the Woods Hole Historical Museum will present its first “Conversation” of the winter season. These “Conversations” are one of the longest running programs of the Museum, and continue to be an effective and entertaining way of transferring information about the past. The speaker will be Helen Hiller Frink, […]

The Woods Hole Public Library will hold their annual holiday book sale, one of the biggest of the year, starting on Saturday, December 6 at 10 AM. On that day, not one, but two rooms in the lower level of the Library will be filled with books for sale. This is due to the greater […]