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Monday, August 20, 2018


1:00 PMPollination Ecology Lecture



Location:  
Contact:  
Description:  Larry Dapsis, Cape Cod Cooperative Extension entomologist, will talk about the importance of bees and pollination ecology. Discover ways to improve your garden with bee friendly flowers and how pollen spreads.
 





Tuesday, August 21, 2018


3:00 PM - 5:00 PMMakers Club for Kids & Teens: Minecraft



Location:  Main Meeting Room
Contact:  
Description:  Play Minecraft with other kids; bring your laptop or use ours; we'll show the action on our big TV screen. See a demo of our Minecraft stop-motion animation studio set. Great for ages 8 and up. 

 




Thursday, August 23, 2018


3:00 PM - 5:00 PMVirtual Reality Oculus Rift Demo



Location:  
Contact:  
Description:  Ready to Explore VR Technology? After a brioef presentation on the history and reviewing exactly what VR is you will have the chance to try. You must register fgor class in order to experience the Oculus Rift. Be wary of any motion sickness before signing up. Free. Ages 12 and up. Space is limited sign up at library desk or call 508-428-5757.




Saturday, September 1, 2018


5:30 AM - none"The Year of the Bird: From Alaska to Africa" Photography Exhibit



Location:  Osterville Village Library Fireside Reading Room & Cape Cod History Room
Contact:  
Description:  RUNNING SEPTEMBER 1st - 30th.
Featuring works by Barbara Folger, Conservation Photographer.


5:00 PM - 5:00 PM26th Annual Osterville Village Library Car Raffle Drawing



Location:  Library Green
Contact:  
Description:  The winner of the new Land Rover Discovery Sport will be drawn on the Library green today!​ You could drive away in a brand new car. Tickets on sale July & August $125 each, 2 for $200 or 11 tickets for $1,000.





Thursday, September 6, 2018


5:00 PM - 7:00 PM"Sailor's Valentines" Reception & Presenation



Location:  Osterville Village library: Upper Level Main Meeting Room
Contact:  
Description:  Nationally recognized and award winning maritime artist Gregg Roberts will exhibit and discuss his latest shell craft creations constructed of common shells and sailors knots transformed into dazzling geometric forms. He will also discuss the Sailor's Valentines historical origins and review contemporary design trends. Reception 5-5:45pm and Presenation 6-7pm.






Saturday, September 8, 2018


10:00 AM - 11:30 AMSTEM Storytime Kick-off Event



Location:  Osterville Village Library Children's Room
Contact:  
Description:  Come and enjoy some stories, experiment with hands-on STEM materials, and do a craft. Register for our weekly Fall sessions. Come explore our Kids' Makerspace! Ages 3-6. Check our website and Facebook or call to confirm dates, times, and registration details.




Monday, September 10, 2018


11:00 AM - 12:30 PMNutrition: Eat Right Be Well



Location:  
Contact:  
Description:  9/10 - Nutrition: Eat Right Be Well
Nutrition is an important component to any health and fitness program.  This week explores the latest trends in nutrition and debunks some of the common nutrition myths. Presented by Cape Cod Rehab
 




Tuesday, September 11, 2018


3:00 PM - 5:00 PMGaming Club: Fall Kick-off Event



Location:  Osterville Village Library Children's Room
Contact:  
Description:  Hero Kids, Mouse Guard, Minecraft...Join our small band of intrepid gamers to play a variety of games, and plan out what you'd like to play together throughout the Fall. Ages 6-12. To register for this program, confirm dates and times, and learn about other programs such as preschool story time, Kids' Makerspace activities, and Rainy Day Movies visit our website, Facebook, or call.





Thursday, September 13, 2018


1:00 PM21st Century Lab for Learning & Creativity



Location:  
Contact:  
Description:  Please check Faceboook for details on this program that includes 3D Printing, Virtual Reality, and Computer Learning.




Saturday, September 15, 2018


1:00 PM - 2:30 PMThe Dos and Don'ts of Downsizing for Seniors



Location:  Osterville Village library: Upper Level Main Meeting Room
Contact:  
Description:  The do’s & don’ts of downsizing. Presentation will focus on the stumbling blocks and emotional barriers seniors encounter when faced with a move from home. 
• Placement Assistance & In-Home Care Recommendations
• Real Estate Buying and Selling - Downsizing Services
• Clean-Outs/ Professional Organizing - Packing and Moving - Staging
• Antique Appraisals - Estate Sales
• Geriatric Care Management - Family Mediation
• Legal & Financial Services

Community education series with Kristine Callahan of 2Sisters Senior Living Advisors.

Light refreshments served, registration required




Sunday, September 23, 2018


10:00 AM - 11:00 AMFirst-Graders Ice Cream Social



Location:  Osterville Village Library Children's Room
Contact:  
Description:  Now that you're in 1st grade, come visit us, get your 1st library card, have a little treat, and take home a bundle of books and more! We'll talk with parents about choosing children's books, too. Ages 5-7. Check our website, Facebook, or call to register.






Tuesday, September 25, 2018


3:30 PM - 5:00 PMKids' Makerspace Club Fall Kick-off Event



Location:  Osterville Village Library Children's Room
Contact:  
Description:  Try out our Makerspace kits (electronics, coding, building, and more) and plan what you'd like to do as a club together throughout the Fall. Ages 6-12. Check our Facebook or call for more details.




Thursday, September 27, 2018


5:30 PM - 6:30 PMScam and ID Theft Prevention Training



Location:  Osterville Village library: Upper Level Main Meeting Room
Contact:  
Description:  The Office of Attorney General Maura Healey and the Osterville Village Library will be hosting a Scam and ID Theft Prevention Training. Please come by and learn more about how you can avoid being a victim of ID Theft and Scams.




Saturday, September 29, 2018


9:00 AM - 3:00 PMVillage Crafters of Cape Cod Craft Fair



Location:  Library Green
Contact:  
Description:  The Village Crafters will again this year feature local artists and crafts people exhibiting work of fine quality on the Library green. Come see their beautiful work!




Monday, October 1, 2018


5:30 AM - none



Location:  Osterville Village library: Upper Level Main Meeting Room
Contact:  
Description:  RUNNING AUGUST 12th - OCTOBER 31st.
Nationally recognized and award winning maritime artist Gregg Roberts will exhibit his latest shell craft creations constructed of common shells and sailors knots transformed into dazzling geometric forms. 



11:00 AM - 12:30 PM The Burdenko Method



Location:  
Contact:  
Description:  The Burdenko Method
Learn about the Burdenko Method and explore the 6 essential qualities of health & fitness: balance, coordination, flexibility, endurance, speed and stretch. Presented by Cape Cod Rehab
 




Wednesday, October 3, 2018


1:00 PM - 3:00 PMHomeschoolers Fall Get-Together



Location:  
Contact:  
Description:   Area homeschooling parents (and kids!) are invited to get together to brainstorm how our public libraries can help with homeschool teaching and learning; explore some good print and hands-on resources; showcase project ideas, and more. All Ages. Check our website to confirm dates, times and registration details.




Saturday, October 6, 2018


11:00 AMFall Fest Dog Parade



Location:  
Contact:  
Description:  Enjoy the parade of our canine friends dressed up for this festive Fall Parade of dogs through the Village. Prizes and treats awarded.


1:00 PM - 2:00 PMEdible Book Contest



Location:  
Contact:  
Description:   Choose a book and turn the title into a fun treat! Bring your dish or dessert for the judging contest and people's choice award! All ages welcome! Check our website to confirm dates, times and registration details.
Examples:



1:30 PMMathematics & Astronomy Talk with Humor by Art Cornell



Location:  
Contact:  
Description:  Art Cornell, a retired mathematical engineer will give a some-what humorous presentation on mathematics and astronomy.




Saturday, October 13, 2018


1:00 PMPaint Party at Library



Location:  Osterville Village Library Atrium
Contact:  
Description:  Have fun and leave with a masterpiece! For teens and adults. Pre-registration required. $45. Please call library or check Facebook for more details.





Tuesday, October 16, 2018


5:30 PM - 6:30 PMGiddy Up: How Coaching & Horses get you Moving Foward Fast



Location:  Osterville Village library: Upper Level Main Meeting Room
Contact:  
Description:  Have you heard of this thing called coaching? Do you assume coaching is like therapy?  Well it’s NOT!  Coaching is a partnership that takes you from point A to point B by tapping into YOUR brilliance. 
 
Would you like to know more?  Come and learn from Helen Kosinski,  Professional Certified Coach and owner of Better Than Ever Coaching.




Saturday, October 20, 2018


12:00 PM - 3:00 PM Kids' Animation Festival



Location:  
Contact:  
Description:   Drop in: come create some stop-motion animation sequences using Legos and more; and watch some great animated movies throughout the afternoon. Ages 6-14. Check our website to confirm dates, times and registration details.


1:00 PMExplore the Many Senior Living Options Available on Cape Cod



Location:  Osterville Village library: Upper Level Main Meeting Room
Contact:  
Description:  This presentation explores all aspects of each type of senior care and living options available in our region. Presented by Kristine Callahan of 2Sisters Senior Living Advisors.






Tuesday, October 30, 2018


5:00 PM - 6:30 PMMurder Mystery Game Night



Location:  Osterville Village Library Fireside Reading Room
Contact:  
Description:  Join us for a live action game of "Whodunnit" for a Murder Mystery Game Night. Dress up (if you'd like) and play a character in this game (similar to Clue) to figure out the murderer in time! Our Murder Mystery cases change up each program and all the guests are suspects...Can you solve this case before the Detective? Personality and cue cards, tasks, props and light refreshments are provided. Great for teens and adults! Registration required. Please check the library for sign-ups and more details as registration is limited.



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Monday, August 20, 2018

1:00 PM
Pollination Ecology Lecture
Larry Dapsis, Cape Cod Cooperative Extension entomologist, will talk about the importance of bees and pollination ecology. Discover ways to improve your garden with bee friendly flowers and how pollen spreads.
 




Tuesday, August 21, 2018

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Makers Club for Kids & Teens: Minecraft
Play Minecraft with other kids; bring your laptop or use ours; we'll show the action on our big TV screen. See a demo of our Minecraft stop-motion animation studio set. Great for ages 8 and up. 

 



Thursday, August 23, 2018

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Virtual Reality Oculus Rift Demo
Ready to Explore VR Technology? After a brioef presentation on the history and reviewing exactly what VR is you will have the chance to try. You must register fgor class in order to experience the Oculus Rift. Be wary of any motion sickness before signing up. Free. Ages 12 and up. Space is limited sign up at library desk or call 508-428-5757.



Saturday, September 1, 2018

5:30 AM - none
"The Year of the Bird: From Alaska to Africa" Photography Exhibit
RUNNING SEPTEMBER 1st - 30th.
Featuring works by Barbara Folger, Conservation Photographer.

5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
26th Annual Osterville Village Library Car Raffle Drawing
The winner of the new Land Rover Discovery Sport will be drawn on the Library green today!​ You could drive away in a brand new car. Tickets on sale July & August $125 each, 2 for $200 or 11 tickets for $1,000.




Thursday, September 6, 2018

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
"Sailor's Valentines" Reception & Presenation
Nationally recognized and award winning maritime artist Gregg Roberts will exhibit and discuss his latest shell craft creations constructed of common shells and sailors knots transformed into dazzling geometric forms. He will also discuss the Sailor's Valentines historical origins and review contemporary design trends. Reception 5-5:45pm and Presenation 6-7pm.





Saturday, September 8, 2018

10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
STEM Storytime Kick-off Event
Come and enjoy some stories, experiment with hands-on STEM materials, and do a craft. Register for our weekly Fall sessions. Come explore our Kids' Makerspace! Ages 3-6. Check our website and Facebook or call to confirm dates, times, and registration details.



Monday, September 10, 2018

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Nutrition: Eat Right Be Well
9/10 - Nutrition: Eat Right Be Well
Nutrition is an important component to any health and fitness program.  This week explores the latest trends in nutrition and debunks some of the common nutrition myths. Presented by Cape Cod Rehab
 



Tuesday, September 11, 2018

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Gaming Club: Fall Kick-off Event
Hero Kids, Mouse Guard, Minecraft...Join our small band of intrepid gamers to play a variety of games, and plan out what you'd like to play together throughout the Fall. Ages 6-12. To register for this program, confirm dates and times, and learn about other programs such as preschool story time, Kids' Makerspace activities, and Rainy Day Movies visit our website, Facebook, or call.




Thursday, September 13, 2018

1:00 PM
21st Century Lab for Learning & Creativity
Please check Faceboook for details on this program that includes 3D Printing, Virtual Reality, and Computer Learning.



Saturday, September 15, 2018

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
The Dos and Don'ts of Downsizing for Seniors
The do’s & don’ts of downsizing. Presentation will focus on the stumbling blocks and emotional barriers seniors encounter when faced with a move from home. 
• Placement Assistance & In-Home Care Recommendations
• Real Estate Buying and Selling - Downsizing Services
• Clean-Outs/ Professional Organizing - Packing and Moving - Staging
• Antique Appraisals - Estate Sales
• Geriatric Care Management - Family Mediation
• Legal & Financial Services

Community education series with Kristine Callahan of 2Sisters Senior Living Advisors.

Light refreshments served, registration required



Sunday, September 23, 2018

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
First-Graders Ice Cream Social
Now that you're in 1st grade, come visit us, get your 1st library card, have a little treat, and take home a bundle of books and more! We'll talk with parents about choosing children's books, too. Ages 5-7. Check our website, Facebook, or call to register.





Tuesday, September 25, 2018

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Kids' Makerspace Club Fall Kick-off Event
Try out our Makerspace kits (electronics, coding, building, and more) and plan what you'd like to do as a club together throughout the Fall. Ages 6-12. Check our Facebook or call for more details.



Thursday, September 27, 2018

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Scam and ID Theft Prevention Training
The Office of Attorney General Maura Healey and the Osterville Village Library will be hosting a Scam and ID Theft Prevention Training. Please come by and learn more about how you can avoid being a victim of ID Theft and Scams.



Saturday, September 29, 2018

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Village Crafters of Cape Cod Craft Fair
The Village Crafters will again this year feature local artists and crafts people exhibiting work of fine quality on the Library green. Come see their beautiful work!



Monday, October 1, 2018

5:30 AM - none

RUNNING AUGUST 12th - OCTOBER 31st.
Nationally recognized and award winning maritime artist Gregg Roberts will exhibit his latest shell craft creations constructed of common shells and sailors knots transformed into dazzling geometric forms. 


11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
The Burdenko Method
The Burdenko Method
Learn about the Burdenko Method and explore the 6 essential qualities of health & fitness: balance, coordination, flexibility, endurance, speed and stretch. Presented by Cape Cod Rehab
 



Wednesday, October 3, 2018

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Homeschoolers Fall Get-Together
Area homeschooling parents (and kids!) are invited to get together to brainstorm how our public libraries can help with homeschool teaching and learning; explore some good print and hands-on resources; showcase project ideas, and more. All Ages. Check our website to confirm dates, times and registration details.



Saturday, October 6, 2018

11:00 AM
Fall Fest Dog Parade
Enjoy the parade of our canine friends dressed up for this festive Fall Parade of dogs through the Village. Prizes and treats awarded.

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Edible Book Contest
Choose a book and turn the title into a fun treat! Bring your dish or dessert for the judging contest and people's choice award! All ages welcome! Check our website to confirm dates, times and registration details.
Examples:


1:30 PM
Mathematics & Astronomy Talk with Humor by Art Cornell
Art Cornell, a retired mathematical engineer will give a some-what humorous presentation on mathematics and astronomy.



Saturday, October 13, 2018

1:00 PM
Paint Party at Library
Have fun and leave with a masterpiece! For teens and adults. Pre-registration required. $45. Please call library or check Facebook for more details.




Tuesday, October 16, 2018

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Giddy Up: How Coaching & Horses get you Moving Foward Fast
Have you heard of this thing called coaching? Do you assume coaching is like therapy?  Well it’s NOT!  Coaching is a partnership that takes you from point A to point B by tapping into YOUR brilliance. 
 
Would you like to know more?  Come and learn from Helen Kosinski,  Professional Certified Coach and owner of Better Than Ever Coaching.



Saturday, October 20, 2018

12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Kids' Animation Festival
Drop in: come create some stop-motion animation sequences using Legos and more; and watch some great animated movies throughout the afternoon. Ages 6-14. Check our website to confirm dates, times and registration details.

1:00 PM
Explore the Many Senior Living Options Available on Cape Cod
This presentation explores all aspects of each type of senior care and living options available in our region. Presented by Kristine Callahan of 2Sisters Senior Living Advisors.





Tuesday, October 30, 2018

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Murder Mystery Game Night
Join us for a live action game of "Whodunnit" for a Murder Mystery Game Night. Dress up (if you'd like) and play a character in this game (similar to Clue) to figure out the murderer in time! Our Murder Mystery cases change up each program and all the guests are suspects...Can you solve this case before the Detective? Personality and cue cards, tasks, props and light refreshments are provided. Great for teens and adults! Registration required. Please check the library for sign-ups and more details as registration is limited.