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Monday August 21, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Creative Movement  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

This popular program is held at 10:30 every Monday. Lisa Canto will lead preschoolers in rhythm and music activities. No registration is required.

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Writers' Group  
    Contact: Emily Milan   (508) 430-7562 x 7   emilan@clamsnet.org
   

Experienced and aspiring writers meet to share with each other.  


Tuesday August 22, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Mother Goose on the Loose  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562 ext 2   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

Join us as we sing songs, recite nursery rhymes, and play with musical instruments every Tuesday at 10:30! This program is designed for babies, toddlers, and young children. No registration is required.

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Mahjong Group  
   

Come meet to play the ancient Chinese game of mahjong. No formal instruction will be given at this time but some of the participants may be willing to teach how to play the game.  Location:  First Floor DVD Area.

   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM 4th Tuesday Book Klatch  
    Contact: Suzanne   Martell   smartell@clamsnet.org
   

A casual social gathering for discussing books, enjoying light refreshments, and conversation. Pick up a copy of the month's book at the Circulation Desk. This month's book selection is End of Your Life Book Club by Will Schwalbe (non-fiction). New members are always welcome.

 


Wednesday August 23, 2017
   12:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Knit Lit  
    Contact: Carla Burke   508-430-7562   cburke@clamsnet.org
   
Experienced knitters and novices are invited to bring their needles and yarn and to share knitting stories and experiences with other knitters. Refreshments are served.

Thursday August 24, 2017
     Books on Wheels  
   

The Friends of the Brooks Free Library "Books on Wheels” service provides free delivery of library materials to Harwich residents who are permanently or temporarily unable to visit the library due to illness, physical disability, lack of transportation, a caregiver of a homebound person, or any reason you're physically unable to get to the library. Delivery is on the second and fourth week of each month. Please phone the library at 508-430-7562 to learn more about this service.


Friday August 25, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

Story Time is held every Friday at 10:30. We will read stories and sing songs. This program is designed for children ages birth to five, but all children are welcome. No registration is required.

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Memoir Writing  
    Contact: Emily Milan   508-430-7562 ext. 7   emilan@clamnet.org
   

Join Dr. Jay Anderson to learn about writing down your memories. 2nd and 4th Fridays.

 

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Monday August 28, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Creative Movement  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

This popular program is held at 10:30 every Monday. Lisa Canto will lead preschoolers in rhythm and music activities. No registration is required.

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Writers' Group  
    Contact: Emily Milan   (508) 430-7562 x 7   emilan@clamsnet.org
   

Experienced and aspiring writers meet to share with each other.  


Tuesday August 29, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Mother Goose on the Loose  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562 ext 2   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

Join us as we sing songs, recite nursery rhymes, and play with musical instruments every Tuesday at 10:30! This program is designed for babies, toddlers, and young children. No registration is required.

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Mahjong Group  
   

Come meet to play the ancient Chinese game of mahjong. No formal instruction will be given at this time but some of the participants may be willing to teach how to play the game.  Location:  First Floor DVD Area.


Wednesday August 30, 2017
   12:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Knit Lit  
    Contact: Carla Burke   508-430-7562   cburke@clamsnet.org
   
Experienced knitters and novices are invited to bring their needles and yarn and to share knitting stories and experiences with other knitters. Refreshments are served.

Friday September 1, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

Story Time is held every Friday at 10:30. We will read stories and sing songs. This program is designed for children ages birth to five, but all children are welcome. No registration is required.

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Monday September 4, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Creative Movement  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

This popular program is held at 10:30 every Monday. Lisa Canto will lead preschoolers in rhythm and music activities. No registration is required.


Tuesday September 5, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Mother Goose on the Loose  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562 ext 2   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

Join us as we sing songs, recite nursery rhymes, and play with musical instruments every Tuesday at 10:30! This program is designed for babies, toddlers, and young children. No registration is required.

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Mahjong Group  
   

Come meet to play the ancient Chinese game of mahjong. No formal instruction will be given at this time but some of the participants may be willing to teach how to play the game.  Location:  First Floor DVD Area.

   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Evening Book Group  
    Contact: Jennifer Pickett   508-430-7562 X3   jpickett@clamsnet.org
   

The Evening Book Group regularly meets on the 1st Tuesday of the month at 6:30 pm (date changed this month because of July 4th holiday).  New members are always welcome. Pick up a copy at the Circulation Desk and join us for a lively discussion. Tonight we will be reading Before the fall by Noah Hawley (fiction).  Discussion with Lee.


Wednesday September 6, 2017
   12:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Knit Lit  
    Contact: Carla Burke   508-430-7562   cburke@clamsnet.org
   
Experienced knitters and novices are invited to bring their needles and yarn and to share knitting stories and experiences with other knitters. Refreshments are served.
   6:30 PM  -  10:30 PM Cape Cod Viewfinders Camera Club  
   

This meeting is not a library sponsored event but booked by the Cape Cod Viewfinders.


Thursday September 7, 2017
   6:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Memories in Scrapbooks and Cards  
   

Wish you had more time to scrapbook or make cards? Join a group of people who are interested in completing scrapbook pages/albums while getting together to share experiences. We will meet monthly to provide an opportunity to learn from each other, get advice on and share tools, techniques, and supplies, and to enjoy sociability while filling your albums with memories. Bring your own materials and photos and join us on the first Thursday of every month at 6PM. If you never scrapped before, bring your photos and scissors and a runner adhesive and we’ll help you get started. Card makers welcome to join us. Open to individuals 16 years of age and older. 
 


Friday September 8, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

Story Time is held every Friday at 10:30. We will read stories and sing songs. This program is designed for children ages birth to five, but all children are welcome. No registration is required.

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Memoir Writing  
    Contact: Emily Milan   508-430-7562 ext. 7   emilan@clamnet.org
   

Join Dr. Jay Anderson to learn about writing down your memories. 2nd and 4th Fridays.

 

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Monday September 11, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Creative Movement  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

This popular program is held at 10:30 every Monday. Lisa Canto will lead preschoolers in rhythm and music activities. No registration is required.

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Writers' Group  
    Contact: Emily Milan   (508) 430-7562 x 7   emilan@clamsnet.org
   

Experienced and aspiring writers meet to share with each other.  


Tuesday September 12, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Mother Goose on the Loose  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562 ext 2   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

Join us as we sing songs, recite nursery rhymes, and play with musical instruments every Tuesday at 10:30! This program is designed for babies, toddlers, and young children. No registration is required.

   11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Morning Book Group  
    Contact: Joanne Clingan   508-430-7562   jclingan@clamsnet.org
   

This group meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 11 a.m. This month's selection is Brave New World by Aldous Huxley (fiction). Discussion with Lee. New members are always welcome and copies of this month's selection are available for check-out at the Circulation Desk. We will also vote fiction for next 6 months.
 
    

 

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Mahjong Group  
   

Come meet to play the ancient Chinese game of mahjong. No formal instruction will be given at this time but some of the participants may be willing to teach how to play the game.  Location:  First Floor DVD Area.


Wednesday September 13, 2017
   12:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Knit Lit  
    Contact: Carla Burke   508-430-7562   cburke@clamsnet.org
   
Experienced knitters and novices are invited to bring their needles and yarn and to share knitting stories and experiences with other knitters. Refreshments are served.
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Brooks Free Library Board of Trustees Meeting  
   

The Brooks Free Library Board of Trustees meets the second Wednesday of each month at 7pm.


Thursday September 14, 2017
     Books on Wheels  
   

The Friends of the Brooks Free Library "Books on Wheels” service provides free delivery of library materials to Harwich residents who are permanently or temporarily unable to visit the library due to illness, physical disability, lack of transportation, a caregiver of a homebound person, or any reason you're physically unable to get to the library. Delivery is on the second and fourth week of each month. Please phone the library at 508-430-7562 to learn more about this service.


Friday September 15, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

Story Time is held every Friday at 10:30. We will read stories and sing songs. This program is designed for children ages birth to five, but all children are welcome. No registration is required.

   1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Greatest Generation Meets  
    Contact: Carla Burke   508-430-7562   cburke@clamsnet.org
   

“The Greatest Generation Meets” is a monthly book group that meets on the third Friday of the month from 1:00-2:00 in the Thornton Room at the Brooks Free Library. “The Greatest Generation” is a term coined by Tom Brokaw that pays tribute to the men and women who served our country, both overseas and at home, during World War II. If you are a member of this generation, or are interested in this period of history, join our discussion and share your ideas and experiences.

This month's selection is Return to Midway by Robert D. Ballard, and Rick Archbold.  Pick up a copy of the book at the Circulation Desk. Harwich residents needing transportation should call the Council on Aging van at (508) 241-1566 by 11am the day before each Friday to make a reservation.

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Saturday September 16, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  4:00 PM Library Closed  
   

Library Closed for Harwich Cranberry Festival.


Monday September 18, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Creative Movement  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

This popular program is held at 10:30 every Monday. Lisa Canto will lead preschoolers in rhythm and music activities. No registration is required.

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Writers' Group  
    Contact: Emily Milan   (508) 430-7562 x 7   emilan@clamsnet.org
   

Experienced and aspiring writers meet to share with each other.  


Tuesday September 19, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Mother Goose on the Loose  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562 ext 2   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

Join us as we sing songs, recite nursery rhymes, and play with musical instruments every Tuesday at 10:30! This program is designed for babies, toddlers, and young children. No registration is required.

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Mahjong Group  
   

Come meet to play the ancient Chinese game of mahjong. No formal instruction will be given at this time but some of the participants may be willing to teach how to play the game.  Location:  First Floor DVD Area.


Wednesday September 20, 2017
   12:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Knit Lit  
    Contact: Carla Burke   508-430-7562   cburke@clamsnet.org
   
Experienced knitters and novices are invited to bring their needles and yarn and to share knitting stories and experiences with other knitters. Refreshments are served.
   6:30 PM  -  10:30 PM Cape Cod Viewfinders Camera Club  
   

This meeting is not a library sponsored event but booked by the Cape Cod Viewfinders.


Friday September 22, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

Story Time is held every Friday at 10:30. We will read stories and sing songs. This program is designed for children ages birth to five, but all children are welcome. No registration is required.

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Memoir Writing  
    Contact: Emily Milan   508-430-7562 ext. 7   emilan@clamnet.org
   

Join Dr. Jay Anderson to learn about writing down your memories. 2nd and 4th Fridays.

 

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Monday September 25, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Creative Movement  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

This popular program is held at 10:30 every Monday. Lisa Canto will lead preschoolers in rhythm and music activities. No registration is required.

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Writers' Group  
    Contact: Emily Milan   (508) 430-7562 x 7   emilan@clamsnet.org
   

Experienced and aspiring writers meet to share with each other.  


Tuesday September 26, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Mother Goose on the Loose  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562 ext 2   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

Join us as we sing songs, recite nursery rhymes, and play with musical instruments every Tuesday at 10:30! This program is designed for babies, toddlers, and young children. No registration is required.

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Mahjong Group  
   

Come meet to play the ancient Chinese game of mahjong. No formal instruction will be given at this time but some of the participants may be willing to teach how to play the game.  Location:  First Floor DVD Area.

   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM 4th Tuesday Book Klatch  
    Contact: Suzanne Martell   508-430-7562 x4   smartell@clamsnet.org
   

A casual social gathering for discussing books, enjoying light refreshments, and conversation. Pick up a copy of the month's book at the Circulation Desk. This month's book selection is The Aviator's Wife by Melanie Benjamin. New members are always welcome.


Wednesday September 27, 2017
   12:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Knit Lit  
    Contact: Carla Burke   508-430-7562   cburke@clamsnet.org
   
Experienced knitters and novices are invited to bring their needles and yarn and to share knitting stories and experiences with other knitters. Refreshments are served.

Thursday September 28, 2017
     Books on Wheels  
   

The Friends of the Brooks Free Library "Books on Wheels” service provides free delivery of library materials to Harwich residents who are permanently or temporarily unable to visit the library due to illness, physical disability, lack of transportation, a caregiver of a homebound person, or any reason you're physically unable to get to the library. Delivery is on the second and fourth week of each month. Please phone the library at 508-430-7562 to learn more about this service.


Friday September 29, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

Story Time is held every Friday at 10:30. We will read stories and sing songs. This program is designed for children ages birth to five, but all children are welcome. No registration is required.

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Monday October 2, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Creative Movement  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

This popular program is held at 10:30 every Monday. Lisa Canto will lead preschoolers in rhythm and music activities. No registration is required.

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Writers' Group  
    Contact: Emily Milan   (508) 430-7562 x 7   emilan@clamsnet.org
   

Experienced and aspiring writers meet to share with each other.  


Tuesday October 3, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Mother Goose on the Loose  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562 ext 2   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

Join us as we sing songs, recite nursery rhymes, and play with musical instruments every Tuesday at 10:30! This program is designed for babies, toddlers, and young children. No registration is required.

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Mahjong Group  
   

Come meet to play the ancient Chinese game of mahjong. No formal instruction will be given at this time but some of the participants may be willing to teach how to play the game.  Location:  First Floor DVD Area.

   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Evening Book Group  
    Contact: Jennifer Pickett   508-430-7562 X3   jpickett@clamsnet.org
   

The Evening Book Group regularly meets on the 1st Tuesday of the month at 6:30 pm (date changed this month because of July 4th holiday).  New members are always welcome. Pick up a copy at the Circulation Desk and join us for a lively discussion. Tonight we will be reading Monticello: a daughter and her father by Sally Cabot Gunning (fiction).  Discussion with Emily C.


Wednesday October 4, 2017
   12:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Knit Lit  
    Contact: Carla Burke   508-430-7562   cburke@clamsnet.org
   
Experienced knitters and novices are invited to bring their needles and yarn and to share knitting stories and experiences with other knitters. Refreshments are served.
   6:30 PM  -  10:30 PM Cape Cod Viewfinders Camera Club  
   

This meeting is not a library sponsored event but booked by the Cape Cod Viewfinders.


Thursday October 5, 2017
   12:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Room is Occupied  
   6:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Memories in Scrapbooks and Cards  
   

Wish you had more time to scrapbook or make cards? Join a group of people who are interested in completing scrapbook pages/albums while getting together to share experiences. We will meet monthly to provide an opportunity to learn from each other, get advice on and share tools, techniques, and supplies, and to enjoy sociability while filling your albums with memories. Bring your own materials and photos and join us on the first Thursday of every month at 6PM. If you never scrapped before, bring your photos and scissors and a runner adhesive and we’ll help you get started. Card makers welcome to join us. Open to individuals 16 years of age and older. 
 


Friday October 6, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

Story Time is held every Friday at 10:30. We will read stories and sing songs. This program is designed for children ages birth to five, but all children are welcome. No registration is required.

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Monday October 9, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Creative Movement  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

This popular program is held at 10:30 every Monday. Lisa Canto will lead preschoolers in rhythm and music activities. No registration is required.


Tuesday October 10, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Mother Goose on the Loose  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562 ext 2   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

Join us as we sing songs, recite nursery rhymes, and play with musical instruments every Tuesday at 10:30! This program is designed for babies, toddlers, and young children. No registration is required.

   11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Morning Book Group  
    Contact: Joanne Clingan   508-430-7562   jclingan@clamsnet.org
   

This group meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 11 a.m. This month's selection is The Road to Character by David Brooks (non-fiction). Discussion with Joanne. New members are always welcome and copies of this month's selection are available for check-out at the Circulation Desk. We will also vote non-fiction for next 6 months.
 
    

 

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Mahjong Group  
   

Come meet to play the ancient Chinese game of mahjong. No formal instruction will be given at this time but some of the participants may be willing to teach how to play the game.  Location:  First Floor DVD Area.


Wednesday October 11, 2017
   12:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Knit Lit  
    Contact: Carla Burke   508-430-7562   cburke@clamsnet.org
   
Experienced knitters and novices are invited to bring their needles and yarn and to share knitting stories and experiences with other knitters. Refreshments are served.
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Brooks Free Library Board of Trustees Meeting  
   

The Brooks Free Library Board of Trustees meets the second Wednesday of each month at 7pm.


Thursday October 12, 2017
     Books on Wheels  
   

The Friends of the Brooks Free Library "Books on Wheels” service provides free delivery of library materials to Harwich residents who are permanently or temporarily unable to visit the library due to illness, physical disability, lack of transportation, a caregiver of a homebound person, or any reason you're physically unable to get to the library. Delivery is on the second and fourth week of each month. Please phone the library at 508-430-7562 to learn more about this service.


Friday October 13, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

Story Time is held every Friday at 10:30. We will read stories and sing songs. This program is designed for children ages birth to five, but all children are welcome. No registration is required.

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Memoir Writing  
    Contact: Emily Milan   508-430-7562 ext. 7   emilan@clamnet.org
   

Join Dr. Jay Anderson to learn about writing down your memories. 2nd and 4th Fridays.

 

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Monday October 16, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Creative Movement  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

This popular program is held at 10:30 every Monday. Lisa Canto will lead preschoolers in rhythm and music activities. No registration is required.

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Writers' Group  
    Contact: Emily Milan   (508) 430-7562 x 7   emilan@clamsnet.org
   

Experienced and aspiring writers meet to share with each other.  


Tuesday October 17, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Mother Goose on the Loose  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562 ext 2   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

Join us as we sing songs, recite nursery rhymes, and play with musical instruments every Tuesday at 10:30! This program is designed for babies, toddlers, and young children. No registration is required.

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Mahjong Group  
   

Come meet to play the ancient Chinese game of mahjong. No formal instruction will be given at this time but some of the participants may be willing to teach how to play the game.  Location:  First Floor DVD Area.


Wednesday October 18, 2017
   11:30 AM  -  12:30 PM Genealogy Research 101 with Cemetery Adminstrator Robbin Kelley  
   

Join Cemetery Administrator Robbin Kelley to learn more about how to pursue genealogy research. Ms. Kelley will provide a brief overview of Genealogy/Research basics and best practices with a focus on free resources and resources specific to Harwich.

   1:00 PM  -  2:15 PM Knit Lit  
    Contact: Carla Burke   508-430-7562   cburke@clamsnet.org
   
Experienced knitters and novices are invited to bring their needles and yarn and to share knitting stories and experiences with other knitters. Refreshments are served.
   6:30 PM  -  10:30 PM Cape Cod Viewfinders Camera Club  
   

This meeting is not a library sponsored event but booked by the Cape Cod Viewfinders.


Friday October 20, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

Story Time is held every Friday at 10:30. We will read stories and sing songs. This program is designed for children ages birth to five, but all children are welcome. No registration is required.

   1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Greatest Generation Meets  
    Contact: Carla Burke   508-430-7562   cburke@clamsnet.org
   

“The Greatest Generation Meets” is a monthly book group that meets on the third Friday of the month from 1:00-2:00 in the Thornton Room at the Brooks Free Library. “The Greatest Generation” is a term coined by Tom Brokaw that pays tribute to the men and women who served our country, both overseas and at home, during World War II. If you are a member of this generation, or are interested in this period of history, join our discussion and share your ideas and experiences.

This month's selection is Return to Midway by Robert D. Ballard, and Rick Archbold.  Pick up a copy of the book at the Circulation Desk. Harwich residents needing transportation should call the Council on Aging van at (508) 241-1566 by 11am the day before each Friday to make a reservation.

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Monday October 23, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Creative Movement  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

This popular program is held at 10:30 every Monday. Lisa Canto will lead preschoolers in rhythm and music activities. No registration is required.

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Writers' Group  
    Contact: Emily Milan   (508) 430-7562 x 7   emilan@clamsnet.org
   

Experienced and aspiring writers meet to share with each other.  


Tuesday October 24, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Mother Goose on the Loose  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562 ext 2   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

Join us as we sing songs, recite nursery rhymes, and play with musical instruments every Tuesday at 10:30! This program is designed for babies, toddlers, and young children. No registration is required.

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Mahjong Group  
   

Come meet to play the ancient Chinese game of mahjong. No formal instruction will be given at this time but some of the participants may be willing to teach how to play the game.  Location:  First Floor DVD Area.

   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM 4th Tuesday Book Klatch  
    Contact: Suzanne Martell   508-430-7562 x4   smartell@clamsnet.org
   

A casual social gathering for discussing books, enjoying light refreshments, and conversation. Pick up a copy of the month's book at the Circulation Desk. This month's book selection is TBD . New members are always welcome.


Wednesday October 25, 2017
   12:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Knit Lit  
    Contact: Carla Burke   508-430-7562   cburke@clamsnet.org
   
Experienced knitters and novices are invited to bring their needles and yarn and to share knitting stories and experiences with other knitters. Refreshments are served.

Thursday October 26, 2017
     Books on Wheels  
   

The Friends of the Brooks Free Library "Books on Wheels” service provides free delivery of library materials to Harwich residents who are permanently or temporarily unable to visit the library due to illness, physical disability, lack of transportation, a caregiver of a homebound person, or any reason you're physically unable to get to the library. Delivery is on the second and fourth week of each month. Please phone the library at 508-430-7562 to learn more about this service.


Friday October 27, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

Story Time is held every Friday at 10:30. We will read stories and sing songs. This program is designed for children ages birth to five, but all children are welcome. No registration is required.

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Memoir Writing  
    Contact: Emily Milan   508-430-7562 ext. 7   emilan@clamnet.org
   

Join Dr. Jay Anderson to learn about writing down your memories. 2nd and 4th Fridays.

 

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Monday October 30, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Creative Movement  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

This popular program is held at 10:30 every Monday. Lisa Canto will lead preschoolers in rhythm and music activities. No registration is required.

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Writers' Group  
    Contact: Emily Milan   (508) 430-7562 x 7   emilan@clamsnet.org
   

Experienced and aspiring writers meet to share with each other.  


Tuesday October 31, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Mother Goose on the Loose  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562 ext 2   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

Join us as we sing songs, recite nursery rhymes, and play with musical instruments every Tuesday at 10:30! This program is designed for babies, toddlers, and young children. No registration is required.

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Mahjong Group  
   

Come meet to play the ancient Chinese game of mahjong. No formal instruction will be given at this time but some of the participants may be willing to teach how to play the game.  Location:  First Floor DVD Area.


Wednesday November 1, 2017
   12:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Knit Lit  
    Contact: Carla Burke   508-430-7562   cburke@clamsnet.org
   
Experienced knitters and novices are invited to bring their needles and yarn and to share knitting stories and experiences with other knitters. Refreshments are served.
   6:30 PM  -  10:30 PM Cape Cod Viewfinders Camera Club  
   

This meeting is not a library sponsored event but booked by the Cape Cod Viewfinders.


Thursday November 2, 2017
   6:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Memories in Scrapbooks and Cards  
   

Wish you had more time to scrapbook or make cards? Join a group of people who are interested in completing scrapbook pages/albums while getting together to share experiences. We will meet monthly to provide an opportunity to learn from each other, get advice on and share tools, techniques, and supplies, and to enjoy sociability while filling your albums with memories. Bring your own materials and photos and join us on the first Thursday of every month at 6PM. If you never scrapped before, bring your photos and scissors and a runner adhesive and we’ll help you get started. Card makers welcome to join us. Open to individuals 16 years of age and older. 
 


Friday November 3, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

Story Time is held every Friday at 10:30. We will read stories and sing songs. This program is designed for children ages birth to five, but all children are welcome. No registration is required.

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Monday November 6, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Creative Movement  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

This popular program is held at 10:30 every Monday. Lisa Canto will lead preschoolers in rhythm and music activities. No registration is required.

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Writers' Group  
    Contact: Emily Milan   (508) 430-7562 x 7   emilan@clamsnet.org
   

Experienced and aspiring writers meet to share with each other.  


Tuesday November 7, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Mother Goose on the Loose  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562 ext 2   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

Join us as we sing songs, recite nursery rhymes, and play with musical instruments every Tuesday at 10:30! This program is designed for babies, toddlers, and young children. No registration is required.

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Mahjong Group  
   

Come meet to play the ancient Chinese game of mahjong. No formal instruction will be given at this time but some of the participants may be willing to teach how to play the game.  Location:  First Floor DVD Area.

   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Evening Book Group  
    Contact: Jennifer Pickett   508-430-7562 X3   jpickett@clamsnet.org
   

The Evening Book Group regularly meets on the 1st Tuesday of the month at 6:30 pm (date changed this month because of July 4th holiday).  New members are always welcome. Pick up a copy at the Circulation Desk and join us for a lively discussion. Tonight we will be reading Hillbilly elegy: a memoir of a family and culture in crisis by J.D. Vance (non-fiction).  Discussion with Sue.


Wednesday November 8, 2017
   12:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Knit Lit  
    Contact: Carla Burke   508-430-7562   cburke@clamsnet.org
   
Experienced knitters and novices are invited to bring their needles and yarn and to share knitting stories and experiences with other knitters. Refreshments are served.
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Brooks Free Library Board of Trustees Meeting  
   

The Brooks Free Library Board of Trustees meets the second Wednesday of each month at 7pm.


Thursday November 9, 2017
     Books on Wheels  
   

The Friends of the Brooks Free Library "Books on Wheels” service provides free delivery of library materials to Harwich residents who are permanently or temporarily unable to visit the library due to illness, physical disability, lack of transportation, a caregiver of a homebound person, or any reason you're physically unable to get to the library. Delivery is on the second and fourth week of each month. Please phone the library at 508-430-7562 to learn more about this service.


Friday November 10, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

Story Time is held every Friday at 10:30. We will read stories and sing songs. This program is designed for children ages birth to five, but all children are welcome. No registration is required.

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Monday November 13, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Creative Movement  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

This popular program is held at 10:30 every Monday. Lisa Canto will lead preschoolers in rhythm and music activities. No registration is required.

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Writers' Group  
    Contact: Emily Milan   (508) 430-7562 x 7   emilan@clamsnet.org
   

Experienced and aspiring writers meet to share with each other.  


Tuesday November 14, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Mother Goose on the Loose  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562 ext 2   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

Join us as we sing songs, recite nursery rhymes, and play with musical instruments every Tuesday at 10:30! This program is designed for babies, toddlers, and young children. No registration is required.

   11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Morning Book Group  
    Contact: Joanne Clingan   508-430-7562   jclingan@clamsnet.org
   

This group meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 11 a.m. This month's selection is TBD. Discussion with TBD. New members are always welcome and copies of this month's selection are available for check-out at the Circulation Desk. We will also vote non-fiction for next 6 months.
 

    

 

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Mahjong Group  
   

Come meet to play the ancient Chinese game of mahjong. No formal instruction will be given at this time but some of the participants may be willing to teach how to play the game.  Location:  First Floor DVD Area.


Wednesday November 15, 2017
   12:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Knit Lit  
    Contact: Carla Burke   508-430-7562   cburke@clamsnet.org
   
Experienced knitters and novices are invited to bring their needles and yarn and to share knitting stories and experiences with other knitters. Refreshments are served.
   6:30 PM  -  10:30 PM Cape Cod Viewfinders Camera Club  
   

This meeting is not a library sponsored event but booked by the Cape Cod Viewfinders.


Friday November 17, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

Story Time is held every Friday at 10:30. We will read stories and sing songs. This program is designed for children ages birth to five, but all children are welcome. No registration is required.

   1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Greatest Generation Meets  
    Contact: Carla Burke   508-430-7562   cburke@clamsnet.org
   

“The Greatest Generation Meets” is a monthly book group that meets on the third Friday of the month from 1:00-2:00 in the Thornton Room at the Brooks Free Library. “The Greatest Generation” is a term coined by Tom Brokaw that pays tribute to the men and women who served our country, both overseas and at home, during World War II. If you are a member of this generation, or are interested in this period of history, join our discussion and share your ideas and experiences.

This month's selection is Return to Midway by Robert D. Ballard, and Rick Archbold.  Pick up a copy of the book at the Circulation Desk. Harwich residents needing transportation should call the Council on Aging van at (508) 241-1566 by 11am the day before each Friday to make a reservation.

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Saturday November 18, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  1:00 PM International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day  
    Contact: Deb Martin   508-362-8113    dmartin@massmail.state.ma.us
   

Cape & Islands Suicide Prevention Coalition


Monday November 20, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Creative Movement  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

This popular program is held at 10:30 every Monday. Lisa Canto will lead preschoolers in rhythm and music activities. No registration is required.

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Writers' Group  
    Contact: Emily Milan   (508) 430-7562 x 7   emilan@clamsnet.org
   

Experienced and aspiring writers meet to share with each other.  


Tuesday November 21, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Mother Goose on the Loose  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562 ext 2   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

Join us as we sing songs, recite nursery rhymes, and play with musical instruments every Tuesday at 10:30! This program is designed for babies, toddlers, and young children. No registration is required.

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Mahjong Group  
   

Come meet to play the ancient Chinese game of mahjong. No formal instruction will be given at this time but some of the participants may be willing to teach how to play the game.  Location:  First Floor DVD Area.


Wednesday November 22, 2017
   12:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Knit Lit  
    Contact: Carla Burke   508-430-7562   cburke@clamsnet.org
   
Experienced knitters and novices are invited to bring their needles and yarn and to share knitting stories and experiences with other knitters. Refreshments are served.

Friday November 24, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

Story Time is held every Friday at 10:30. We will read stories and sing songs. This program is designed for children ages birth to five, but all children are welcome. No registration is required.


Monday November 27, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Creative Movement  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

This popular program is held at 10:30 every Monday. Lisa Canto will lead preschoolers in rhythm and music activities. No registration is required.

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Writers' Group  
    Contact: Emily Milan   (508) 430-7562 x 7   emilan@clamsnet.org
   

Experienced and aspiring writers meet to share with each other.  


Tuesday November 28, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Mother Goose on the Loose  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562 ext 2   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

Join us as we sing songs, recite nursery rhymes, and play with musical instruments every Tuesday at 10:30! This program is designed for babies, toddlers, and young children. No registration is required.

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Mahjong Group  
   

Come meet to play the ancient Chinese game of mahjong. No formal instruction will be given at this time but some of the participants may be willing to teach how to play the game.  Location:  First Floor DVD Area.


Wednesday November 29, 2017
   12:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Knit Lit  
    Contact: Carla Burke   508-430-7562   cburke@clamsnet.org
   
Experienced knitters and novices are invited to bring their needles and yarn and to share knitting stories and experiences with other knitters. Refreshments are served.
   6:30 PM  -  10:30 PM Cape Cod Viewfinders Camera Club  
   

This meeting is not a library sponsored event but booked by the Cape Cod Viewfinders.


Friday December 1, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

Story Time is held every Friday at 10:30. We will read stories and sing songs. This program is designed for children ages birth to five, but all children are welcome. No registration is required.

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Monday December 4, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Creative Movement  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

This popular program is held at 10:30 every Monday. Lisa Canto will lead preschoolers in rhythm and music activities. No registration is required.

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Writers' Group  
    Contact: Emily Milan   (508) 430-7562 x 7   emilan@clamsnet.org
   

Experienced and aspiring writers meet to share with each other.  


Tuesday December 5, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Mother Goose on the Loose  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562 ext 2   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

Join us as we sing songs, recite nursery rhymes, and play with musical instruments every Tuesday at 10:30! This program is designed for babies, toddlers, and young children. No registration is required.

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Mahjong Group  
   

Come meet to play the ancient Chinese game of mahjong. No formal instruction will be given at this time but some of the participants may be willing to teach how to play the game.  Location:  First Floor DVD Area.

   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Evening Book Group  
    Contact: Jennifer Pickett   508-430-7562 X3   jpickett@clamsnet.org
   

The Evening Book Group regularly meets on the 1st Tuesday of the month at 6:30 pm (date changed this month because of July 4th holiday).  New members are always welcome. Pick up a copy at the Circulation Desk and join us for a lively discussion. Tonight we will be reading Everybody's fool by Richard Russo (fiction).  Discussion with Sue.


Wednesday December 6, 2017
   12:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Knit Lit  
    Contact: Carla Burke   508-430-7562   cburke@clamsnet.org
   
Experienced knitters and novices are invited to bring their needles and yarn and to share knitting stories and experiences with other knitters. Refreshments are served.
   6:30 PM  -  10:30 PM Cape Cod Viewfinders Camera Club  
   

This meeting is not a library sponsored event but booked by the Cape Cod Viewfinders.


Thursday December 7, 2017
   12:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Room is Occupied  
   6:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Memories in Scrapbooks and Cards  
   

Wish you had more time to scrapbook or make cards? Join a group of people who are interested in completing scrapbook pages/albums while getting together to share experiences. We will meet monthly to provide an opportunity to learn from each other, get advice on and share tools, techniques, and supplies, and to enjoy sociability while filling your albums with memories. Bring your own materials and photos and join us on the first Thursday of every month at 6PM. If you never scrapped before, bring your photos and scissors and a runner adhesive and we’ll help you get started. Card makers welcome to join us. Open to individuals 16 years of age and older. 
 


Friday December 8, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

Story Time is held every Friday at 10:30. We will read stories and sing songs. This program is designed for children ages birth to five, but all children are welcome. No registration is required.

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Memoir Writing  
    Contact: Emily Milan   508-430-7562 ext. 7   emilan@clamnet.org
   

Join Dr. Jay Anderson to learn about writing down your memories. 2nd and 4th Fridays.

 

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Monday December 11, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Creative Movement  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

This popular program is held at 10:30 every Monday. Lisa Canto will lead preschoolers in rhythm and music activities. No registration is required.

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Writers' Group  
    Contact: Emily Milan   (508) 430-7562 x 7   emilan@clamsnet.org
   

Experienced and aspiring writers meet to share with each other.  


Tuesday December 12, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Mother Goose on the Loose  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562 ext 2   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

Join us as we sing songs, recite nursery rhymes, and play with musical instruments every Tuesday at 10:30! This program is designed for babies, toddlers, and young children. No registration is required.

   11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Morning Book Group  
    Contact: Joanne Clingan   508-430-7562   jclingan@clamsnet.org
   

This group meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 11 a.m. This month's selection is TBD. Discussion with TBD. New members are always welcome and copies of this month's selection are available for check-out at the Circulation Desk. We will also vote non-fiction for next 6 months.
 

    

 

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Mahjong Group  
   

Come meet to play the ancient Chinese game of mahjong. No formal instruction will be given at this time but some of the participants may be willing to teach how to play the game.  Location:  First Floor DVD Area.


Wednesday December 13, 2017
   12:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Knit Lit  
    Contact: Carla Burke   508-430-7562   cburke@clamsnet.org
   
Experienced knitters and novices are invited to bring their needles and yarn and to share knitting stories and experiences with other knitters. Refreshments are served.
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Brooks Free Library Board of Trustees Meeting  
   

The Brooks Free Library Board of Trustees meets the second Wednesday of each month at 7pm.


Thursday December 14, 2017
     Books on Wheels  
   

The Friends of the Brooks Free Library "Books on Wheels” service provides free delivery of library materials to Harwich residents who are permanently or temporarily unable to visit the library due to illness, physical disability, lack of transportation, a caregiver of a homebound person, or any reason you're physically unable to get to the library. Delivery is on the second and fourth week of each month. Please phone the library at 508-430-7562 to learn more about this service.


Friday December 15, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

Story Time is held every Friday at 10:30. We will read stories and sing songs. This program is designed for children ages birth to five, but all children are welcome. No registration is required.

   1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Greatest Generation Meets  
    Contact: Carla Burke   508-430-7562   cburke@clamsnet.org
   

“The Greatest Generation Meets” is a monthly book group that meets on the third Friday of the month from 1:00-2:00 in the Thornton Room at the Brooks Free Library. “The Greatest Generation” is a term coined by Tom Brokaw that pays tribute to the men and women who served our country, both overseas and at home, during World War II. If you are a member of this generation, or are interested in this period of history, join our discussion and share your ideas and experiences.

This month's selection is Return to Midway by Robert D. Ballard, and Rick Archbold.  Pick up a copy of the book at the Circulation Desk. Harwich residents needing transportation should call the Council on Aging van at (508) 241-1566 by 11am the day before each Friday to make a reservation.

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Monday December 18, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Creative Movement  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

This popular program is held at 10:30 every Monday. Lisa Canto will lead preschoolers in rhythm and music activities. No registration is required.

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Writers' Group  
    Contact: Emily Milan   (508) 430-7562 x 7   emilan@clamsnet.org
   

Experienced and aspiring writers meet to share with each other.  


Tuesday December 19, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Mother Goose on the Loose  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562 ext 2   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

Join us as we sing songs, recite nursery rhymes, and play with musical instruments every Tuesday at 10:30! This program is designed for babies, toddlers, and young children. No registration is required.

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Mahjong Group  
   

Come meet to play the ancient Chinese game of mahjong. No formal instruction will be given at this time but some of the participants may be willing to teach how to play the game.  Location:  First Floor DVD Area.


Wednesday December 20, 2017
   12:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Knit Lit  
    Contact: Carla Burke   508-430-7562   cburke@clamsnet.org
   
Experienced knitters and novices are invited to bring their needles and yarn and to share knitting stories and experiences with other knitters. Refreshments are served.

Friday December 22, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

Story Time is held every Friday at 10:30. We will read stories and sing songs. This program is designed for children ages birth to five, but all children are welcome. No registration is required.

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Memoir Writing  
    Contact: Emily Milan   508-430-7562 ext. 7   emilan@clamnet.org
   

Join Dr. Jay Anderson to learn about writing down your memories. 2nd and 4th Fridays.

 

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Monday December 25, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Creative Movement  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

This popular program is held at 10:30 every Monday. Lisa Canto will lead preschoolers in rhythm and music activities. No registration is required.


Tuesday December 26, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Mother Goose on the Loose  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562 ext 2   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

Join us as we sing songs, recite nursery rhymes, and play with musical instruments every Tuesday at 10:30! This program is designed for babies, toddlers, and young children. No registration is required.

   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Mahjong Group  
   

Come meet to play the ancient Chinese game of mahjong. No formal instruction will be given at this time but some of the participants may be willing to teach how to play the game.  Location:  First Floor DVD Area.


Wednesday December 27, 2017
   12:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Knit Lit  
    Contact: Carla Burke   508-430-7562   cburke@clamsnet.org
   
Experienced knitters and novices are invited to bring their needles and yarn and to share knitting stories and experiences with other knitters. Refreshments are served.

Thursday December 28, 2017
     Books on Wheels  
   

The Friends of the Brooks Free Library "Books on Wheels” service provides free delivery of library materials to Harwich residents who are permanently or temporarily unable to visit the library due to illness, physical disability, lack of transportation, a caregiver of a homebound person, or any reason you're physically unable to get to the library. Delivery is on the second and fourth week of each month. Please phone the library at 508-430-7562 to learn more about this service.


Friday December 29, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Carpenter   5084307562   acarpenter@clamsnet.org
   

Story Time is held every Friday at 10:30. We will read stories and sing songs. This program is designed for children ages birth to five, but all children are welcome. No registration is required.

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Tuesday January 2, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Evening Book Group  
    Contact: Jennifer Pickett   508-430-7562 X3   jpickett@clamsnet.org
   

The Evening Book Group regularly meets on the 1st Tuesday of the month at 6:30 pm (date changed this month because of July 4th holiday).  New members are always welcome. Pick up a copy at the Circulation Desk and join us for a lively discussion. Tonight we will be reading TBD .  Discussion with TBD.


Wednesday January 3, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  10:30 PM Cape Cod Viewfinders Camera Club  
   

This meeting is not a library sponsored event but booked by the Cape Cod Viewfinders.


Thursday January 4, 2018
   6:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Memories in Scrapbooks and Cards  
   

Wish you had more time to scrapbook or make cards? Join a group of people who are interested in completing scrapbook pages/albums while getting together to share experiences. We will meet monthly to provide an opportunity to learn from each other, get advice on and share tools, techniques, and supplies, and to enjoy sociability while filling your albums with memories. Bring your own materials and photos and join us on the first Thursday of every month at 6PM. If you never scrapped before, bring your photos and scissors and a runner adhesive and we’ll help you get started. Card makers welcome to join us. Open to individuals 16 years of age and older. 
 


Friday January 5, 2018
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Monday January 8, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Writers' Group  
    Contact: Emily Milan   (508) 430-7562 x 7   emilan@clamsnet.org
   

Experienced and aspiring writers meet to share with each other.  


Tuesday January 9, 2018
   11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Morning Book Group  
    Contact: Joanne Clingan   508-430-7562   jclingan@clamsnet.org
   

This group meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 11 a.m. This month's selection is TBD. Discussion with TBD. New members are always welcome and copies of this month's selection are available for check-out at the Circulation Desk. We will also vote non-fiction for next 6 months.
 

    

 


Wednesday January 10, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Brooks Free Library Board of Trustees Meeting  
   

The Brooks Free Library Board of Trustees meets the second Wednesday of each month at 7pm.


Friday January 12, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Memoir Writing  
    Contact: Emily Milan   508-430-7562 ext. 7   emilan@clamnet.org
   

Join Dr. Jay Anderson to learn about writing down your memories. 2nd and 4th Fridays.

 

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Wednesday January 17, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  10:30 PM Cape Cod Viewfinders Camera Club  
   

This meeting is not a library sponsored event but booked by the Cape Cod Viewfinders.


Friday January 19, 2018
   1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Greatest Generation Meets  
    Contact: Carla Burke   508-430-7562   cburke@clamsnet.org
   

“The Greatest Generation Meets” is a monthly book group that meets on the third Friday of the month from 1:00-2:00 in the Thornton Room at the Brooks Free Library. “The Greatest Generation” is a term coined by Tom Brokaw that pays tribute to the men and women who served our country, both overseas and at home, during World War II. If you are a member of this generation, or are interested in this period of history, join our discussion and share your ideas and experiences.

This month's selection is TBD.  Pick up a copy of the book at the Circulation Desk. Harwich residents needing transportation should call the Council on Aging van at (508) 241-1566 by 11am the day before each Friday to make a reservation.

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Monday January 22, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Writers' Group  
    Contact: Emily Milan   (508) 430-7562 x 7   emilan@clamsnet.org
   

Experienced and aspiring writers meet to share with each other.  


Tuesday January 23, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM 4th Tuesday Book Klatch  
    Contact: Suzanne Martell   508-430-7562 x4   smartell@clamsnet.org
   

A casual social gathering for discussing books, enjoying light refreshments, and conversation. Pick up a copy of the month's book at the Circulation Desk. This month's book selection is TBD . New members are always welcome.


Friday January 26, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Memoir Writing  
    Contact: Emily Milan   508-430-7562 ext. 7   emilan@clamnet.org
   

Join Dr. Jay Anderson to learn about writing down your memories. 2nd and 4th Fridays.

 

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Monday January 29, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Writers' Group  
    Contact: Emily Milan   (508) 430-7562 x 7   emilan@clamsnet.org
   

Experienced and aspiring writers meet to share with each other.  


Wednesday January 31, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  10:30 PM Cape Cod Viewfinders Camera Club  
   

This meeting is not a library sponsored event but booked by the Cape Cod Viewfinders.


Thursday February 1, 2018
   6:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Memories in Scrapbooks and Cards  
   

Wish you had more time to scrapbook or make cards? Join a group of people who are interested in completing scrapbook pages/albums while getting together to share experiences. We will meet monthly to provide an opportunity to learn from each other, get advice on and share tools, techniques, and supplies, and to enjoy sociability while filling your albums with memories. Bring your own materials and photos and join us on the first Thursday of every month at 6PM. If you never scrapped before, bring your photos and scissors and a runner adhesive and we’ll help you get started. Card makers welcome to join us. Open to individuals 16 years of age and older. 
 


Friday February 2, 2018
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Monday February 5, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Writers' Group  
    Contact: Emily Milan   (508) 430-7562 x 7   emilan@clamsnet.org
   

Experienced and aspiring writers meet to share with each other.  


Tuesday February 6, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Evening Book Group  
    Contact: Jennifer Pickett   508-430-7562 X3   jpickett@clamsnet.org
   

The Evening Book Group regularly meets on the 1st Tuesday of the month at 6:30 pm (date changed this month because of July 4th holiday).  New members are always welcome. Pick up a copy at the Circulation Desk and join us for a lively discussion. Tonight we will be reading TBD .  Discussion with TBD.


Wednesday February 7, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  10:30 PM Cape Cod Viewfinders Camera Club  
   

This meeting is not a library sponsored event but booked by the Cape Cod Viewfinders.


Friday February 9, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Memoir Writing  
    Contact: Emily Milan   508-430-7562 ext. 7   emilan@clamnet.org
   

Join Dr. Jay Anderson to learn about writing down your memories. 2nd and 4th Fridays.

 

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Monday February 12, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Writers' Group  
    Contact: Emily Milan   (508) 430-7562 x 7   emilan@clamsnet.org
   

Experienced and aspiring writers meet to share with each other.  


Tuesday February 13, 2018
   11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Morning Book Group  
    Contact: Joanne Clingan   508-430-7562   jclingan@clamsnet.org
   

This group meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 11 a.m. This month's selection is TBD. Discussion with TBD. New members are always welcome and copies of this month's selection are available for check-out at the Circulation Desk. We will also vote non-fiction for next 6 months.
 

    

 


Wednesday February 14, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Brooks Free Library Board of Trustees Meeting  
   

The Brooks Free Library Board of Trustees meets the second Wednesday of each month at 7pm.


Friday February 16, 2018
   1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Greatest Generation Meets  
    Contact: Carla Burke   508-430-7562   cburke@clamsnet.org
   

“The Greatest Generation Meets” is a monthly book group that meets on the third Friday of the month from 1:00-2:00 in the Thornton Room at the Brooks Free Library. “The Greatest Generation” is a term coined by Tom Brokaw that pays tribute to the men and women who served our country, both overseas and at home, during World War II. If you are a member of this generation, or are interested in this period of history, join our discussion and share your ideas and experiences.

This month's selection is TBD.  Pick up a copy of the book at the Circulation Desk. Harwich residents needing transportation should call the Council on Aging van at (508) 241-1566 by 11am the day before each Friday to make a reservation.

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Wednesday February 21, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  10:30 PM Cape Cod Viewfinders Camera Club  
   

This meeting is not a library sponsored event but booked by the Cape Cod Viewfinders.


Friday February 23, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Memoir Writing  
    Contact: Emily Milan   508-430-7562 ext. 7   emilan@clamnet.org
   

Join Dr. Jay Anderson to learn about writing down your memories. 2nd and 4th Fridays.

 

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Monday February 26, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Writers' Group  
    Contact: Emily Milan   (508) 430-7562 x 7   emilan@clamsnet.org
   

Experienced and aspiring writers meet to share with each other.  


Tuesday February 27, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM 4th Tuesday Book Klatch  
    Contact: Suzanne Martell   508-430-7562 x4   smartell@clamsnet.org
   

A casual social gathering for discussing books, enjoying light refreshments, and conversation. Pick up a copy of the month's book at the Circulation Desk. This month's book selection is TBD . New members are always welcome.


Thursday March 1, 2018
   6:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Memories in Scrapbooks and Cards  
   

Wish you had more time to scrapbook or make cards? Join a group of people who are interested in completing scrapbook pages/albums while getting together to share experiences. We will meet monthly to provide an opportunity to learn from each other, get advice on and share tools, techniques, and supplies, and to enjoy sociability while filling your albums with memories. Bring your own materials and photos and join us on the first Thursday of every month at 6PM. If you never scrapped before, bring your photos and scissors and a runner adhesive and we’ll help you get started. Card makers welcome to join us. Open to individuals 16 years of age and older. 
 


Friday March 2, 2018
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Monday March 5, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Writers' Group  
    Contact: Emily Milan   (508) 430-7562 x 7   emilan@clamsnet.org
   

Experienced and aspiring writers meet to share with each other.  


Tuesday March 6, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Evening Book Group  
    Contact: Jennifer Pickett   508-430-7562 X3   jpickett@clamsnet.org
   

The Evening Book Group regularly meets on the 1st Tuesday of the month at 6:30 pm (date changed this month because of July 4th holiday).  New members are always welcome. Pick up a copy at the Circulation Desk and join us for a lively discussion. Tonight we will be reading TBD .  Discussion with TBD.


Wednesday March 7, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  10:30 PM Cape Cod Viewfinders Camera Club  
   

This meeting is not a library sponsored event but booked by the Cape Cod Viewfinders.


Friday March 9, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Memoir Writing  
    Contact: Emily Milan   508-430-7562 ext. 7   emilan@clamnet.org
   

Join Dr. Jay Anderson to learn about writing down your memories. 2nd and 4th Fridays.

 

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Monday March 12, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Writers' Group  
    Contact: Emily Milan   (508) 430-7562 x 7   emilan@clamsnet.org
   

Experienced and aspiring writers meet to share with each other.  


Tuesday March 13, 2018
   11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Morning Book Group  
    Contact: Joanne Clingan   508-430-7562   jclingan@clamsnet.org
   

This group meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 11 a.m. This month's selection is TBD. Discussion with TBD. New members are always welcome and copies of this month's selection are available for check-out at the Circulation Desk. We will also vote non-fiction for next 6 months.
 

    

 


Wednesday March 14, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Brooks Free Library Board of Trustees Meeting  
   

The Brooks Free Library Board of Trustees meets the second Wednesday of each month at 7pm.


Friday March 16, 2018
   1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Greatest Generation Meets  
    Contact: Carla Burke   508-430-7562   cburke@clamsnet.org
   

“The Greatest Generation Meets” is a monthly book group that meets on the third Friday of the month from 1:00-2:00 in the Thornton Room at the Brooks Free Library. “The Greatest Generation” is a term coined by Tom Brokaw that pays tribute to the men and women who served our country, both overseas and at home, during World War II. If you are a member of this generation, or are interested in this period of history, join our discussion and share your ideas and experiences.

This month's selection is TBD.  Pick up a copy of the book at the Circulation Desk. Harwich residents needing transportation should call the Council on Aging van at (508) 241-1566 by 11am the day before each Friday to make a reservation.

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Monday March 19, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Writers' Group  
    Contact: Emily Milan   (508) 430-7562 x 7   emilan@clamsnet.org
   

Experienced and aspiring writers meet to share with each other.  


Wednesday March 21, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  10:30 PM Cape Cod Viewfinders Camera Club  
   

This meeting is not a library sponsored event but booked by the Cape Cod Viewfinders.


Friday March 23, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Memoir Writing  
    Contact: Emily Milan   508-430-7562 ext. 7   emilan@clamnet.org
   

Join Dr. Jay Anderson to learn about writing down your memories. 2nd and 4th Fridays.

 

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Monday March 26, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Writers' Group  
    Contact: Emily Milan   (508) 430-7562 x 7   emilan@clamsnet.org
   

Experienced and aspiring writers meet to share with each other.  


Tuesday March 27, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM 4th Tuesday Book Klatch  
    Contact: Suzanne Martell   508-430-7562 x4   smartell@clamsnet.org
   

A casual social gathering for discussing books, enjoying light refreshments, and conversation. Pick up a copy of the month's book at the Circulation Desk. This month's book selection is TBD . New members are always welcome.


Friday March 30, 2018
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Monday April 2, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Writers' Group  
    Contact: Emily Milan   (508) 430-7562 x 7   emilan@clamsnet.org
   

Experienced and aspiring writers meet to share with each other.  


Tuesday April 3, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Evening Book Group  
    Contact: Jennifer Pickett   508-430-7562 X3   jpickett@clamsnet.org
   

The Evening Book Group regularly meets on the 1st Tuesday of the month at 6:30 pm (date changed this month because of July 4th holiday).  New members are always welcome. Pick up a copy at the Circulation Desk and join us for a lively discussion. Tonight we will be reading TBD .  Discussion with TBD.


Wednesday April 4, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  10:30 PM Cape Cod Viewfinders Camera Club  
   

This meeting is not a library sponsored event but booked by the Cape Cod Viewfinders.


Thursday April 5, 2018
   6:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Memories in Scrapbooks and Cards  
   

Wish you had more time to scrapbook or make cards? Join a group of people who are interested in completing scrapbook pages/albums while getting together to share experiences. We will meet monthly to provide an opportunity to learn from each other, get advice on and share tools, techniques, and supplies, and to enjoy sociability while filling your albums with memories. Bring your own materials and photos and join us on the first Thursday of every month at 6PM. If you never scrapped before, bring your photos and scissors and a runner adhesive and we’ll help you get started. Card makers welcome to join us. Open to individuals 16 years of age and older. 
 


Friday April 6, 2018
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Monday April 9, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Writers' Group  
    Contact: Emily Milan   (508) 430-7562 x 7   emilan@clamsnet.org
   

Experienced and aspiring writers meet to share with each other.  


Tuesday April 10, 2018
   11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Morning Book Group  
    Contact: Joanne Clingan   508-430-7562   jclingan@clamsnet.org
   

This group meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 11 a.m. This month's selection is TBD. Discussion with TBD. New members are always welcome and copies of this month's selection are available for check-out at the Circulation Desk. We will also vote non-fiction for next 6 months.
 

    

 


Wednesday April 11, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Brooks Free Library Board of Trustees Meeting  
   

The Brooks Free Library Board of Trustees meets the second Wednesday of each month at 7pm.


Friday April 13, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Memoir Writing  
    Contact: Emily Milan   508-430-7562 ext. 7   emilan@clamnet.org
   

Join Dr. Jay Anderson to learn about writing down your memories. 2nd and 4th Fridays.

 

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Wednesday April 18, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  10:30 PM Cape Cod Viewfinders Camera Club  
   

This meeting is not a library sponsored event but booked by the Cape Cod Viewfinders.


Friday April 20, 2018
   1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Greatest Generation Meets  
    Contact: Carla Burke   508-430-7562   cburke@clamsnet.org
   

“The Greatest Generation Meets” is a monthly book group that meets on the third Friday of the month from 1:00-2:00 in the Thornton Room at the Brooks Free Library. “The Greatest Generation” is a term coined by Tom Brokaw that pays tribute to the men and women who served our country, both overseas and at home, during World War II. If you are a member of this generation, or are interested in this period of history, join our discussion and share your ideas and experiences.

This month's selection is TBD.  Pick up a copy of the book at the Circulation Desk. Harwich residents needing transportation should call the Council on Aging van at (508) 241-1566 by 11am the day before each Friday to make a reservation.

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Monday April 23, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Writers' Group  
    Contact: Emily Milan   (508) 430-7562 x 7   emilan@clamsnet.org
   

Experienced and aspiring writers meet to share with each other.  


Tuesday April 24, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM 4th Tuesday Book Klatch  
    Contact: Suzanne Martell   508-430-7562 x4   smartell@clamsnet.org
   

A casual social gathering for discussing books, enjoying light refreshments, and conversation. Pick up a copy of the month's book at the Circulation Desk. This month's book selection is TBD . New members are always welcome.


Friday April 27, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Memoir Writing  
    Contact: Emily Milan   508-430-7562 ext. 7   emilan@clamnet.org
   

Join Dr. Jay Anderson to learn about writing down your memories. 2nd and 4th Fridays.

 

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Monday April 30, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Writers' Group  
    Contact: Emily Milan   (508) 430-7562 x 7   emilan@clamsnet.org
   

Experienced and aspiring writers meet to share with each other.  


Tuesday May 1, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Evening Book Group  
    Contact: Jennifer Pickett   508-430-7562 X3   jpickett@clamsnet.org
   

The Evening Book Group regularly meets on the 1st Tuesday of the month at 6:30 pm (date changed this month because of July 4th holiday).  New members are always welcome. Pick up a copy at the Circulation Desk and join us for a lively discussion. Tonight we will be reading TBD .  Discussion with TBD.


Wednesday May 2, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  10:30 PM Cape Cod Viewfinders Camera Club  
   

This meeting is not a library sponsored event but booked by the Cape Cod Viewfinders.


Thursday May 3, 2018
   6:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Memories in Scrapbooks and Cards  
   

Wish you had more time to scrapbook or make cards? Join a group of people who are interested in completing scrapbook pages/albums while getting together to share experiences. We will meet monthly to provide an opportunity to learn from each other, get advice on and share tools, techniques, and supplies, and to enjoy sociability while filling your albums with memories. Bring your own materials and photos and join us on the first Thursday of every month at 6PM. If you never scrapped before, bring your photos and scissors and a runner adhesive and we’ll help you get started. Card makers welcome to join us. Open to individuals 16 years of age and older. 
 


Friday May 4, 2018
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Monday May 7, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Writers' Group  
    Contact: Emily Milan   (508) 430-7562 x 7   emilan@clamsnet.org
   

Experienced and aspiring writers meet to share with each other.  


Tuesday May 8, 2018
   11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Morning Book Group  
    Contact: Joanne Clingan   508-430-7562   jclingan@clamsnet.org
   

This group meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 11 a.m. This month's selection is TBD. Discussion with TBD. New members are always welcome and copies of this month's selection are available for check-out at the Circulation Desk. We will also vote non-fiction for next 6 months.
 

    

 


Wednesday May 9, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Brooks Free Library Board of Trustees Meeting  
   

The Brooks Free Library Board of Trustees meets the second Wednesday of each month at 7pm.


Friday May 11, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Memoir Writing  
    Contact: Emily Milan   508-430-7562 ext. 7   emilan@clamnet.org
   

Join Dr. Jay Anderson to learn about writing down your memories. 2nd and 4th Fridays.

 

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Monday May 14, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Writers' Group  
    Contact: Emily Milan   (508) 430-7562 x 7   emilan@clamsnet.org
   

Experienced and aspiring writers meet to share with each other.  


Wednesday May 16, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  10:30 PM Cape Cod Viewfinders Camera Club  
   

This meeting is not a library sponsored event but booked by the Cape Cod Viewfinders.


Friday May 18, 2018
   1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Greatest Generation Meets  
    Contact: Carla Burke   508-430-7562   cburke@clamsnet.org
   

“The Greatest Generation Meets” is a monthly book group that meets on the third Friday of the month from 1:00-2:00 in the Thornton Room at the Brooks Free Library. “The Greatest Generation” is a term coined by Tom Brokaw that pays tribute to the men and women who served our country, both overseas and at home, during World War II. If you are a member of this generation, or are interested in this period of history, join our discussion and share your ideas and experiences.

This month's selection is TBD.  Pick up a copy of the book at the Circulation Desk. Harwich residents needing transportation should call the Council on Aging van at (508) 241-1566 by 11am the day before each Friday to make a reservation.

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Monday May 21, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Writers' Group  
    Contact: Emily Milan   (508) 430-7562 x 7   emilan@clamsnet.org
   

Experienced and aspiring writers meet to share with each other.  


Tuesday May 22, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM 4th Tuesday Book Klatch  
    Contact: Suzanne Martell   508-430-7562 x4   smartell@clamsnet.org
   

A casual social gathering for discussing books, enjoying light refreshments, and conversation. Pick up a copy of the month's book at the Circulation Desk. This month's book selection is TBD . New members are always welcome.


Friday May 25, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Memoir Writing  
    Contact: Emily Milan   508-430-7562 ext. 7   emilan@clamnet.org
   

Join Dr. Jay Anderson to learn about writing down your memories. 2nd and 4th Fridays.

 

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Wednesday May 30, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  10:30 PM Cape Cod Viewfinders Camera Club  
   

This meeting is not a library sponsored event but booked by the Cape Cod Viewfinders.


Friday June 1, 2018
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Monday June 4, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Writers' Group  
    Contact: Emily Milan   (508) 430-7562 x 7   emilan@clamsnet.org
   

Experienced and aspiring writers meet to share with each other.  


Tuesday June 5, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Evening Book Group  
    Contact: Jennifer Pickett   508-430-7562 X3   jpickett@clamsnet.org
   

The Evening Book Group regularly meets on the 1st Tuesday of the month at 6:30 pm (date changed this month because of July 4th holiday).  New members are always welcome. Pick up a copy at the Circulation Desk and join us for a lively discussion. Tonight we will be reading TBD .  Discussion with TBD.


Thursday June 7, 2018
   6:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Memories in Scrapbooks and Cards  
   

Wish you had more time to scrapbook or make cards? Join a group of people who are interested in completing scrapbook pages/albums while getting together to share experiences. We will meet monthly to provide an opportunity to learn from each other, get advice on and share tools, techniques, and supplies, and to enjoy sociability while filling your albums with memories. Bring your own materials and photos and join us on the first Thursday of every month at 6PM. If you never scrapped before, bring your photos and scissors and a runner adhesive and we’ll help you get started. Card makers welcome to join us. Open to individuals 16 years of age and older. 
 


Friday June 8, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Memoir Writing  
    Contact: Emily Milan   508-430-7562 ext. 7   emilan@clamnet.org
   

Join Dr. Jay Anderson to learn about writing down your memories. 2nd and 4th Fridays.

 

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Monday June 11, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Writers' Group  
    Contact: Emily Milan   (508) 430-7562 x 7   emilan@clamsnet.org
   

Experienced and aspiring writers meet to share with each other.  


Tuesday June 12, 2018
   11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Morning Book Group  
    Contact: Joanne Clingan   508-430-7562   jclingan@clamsnet.org
   

This group meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 11 a.m. This month's selection is TBD. Discussion with TBD. New members are always welcome and copies of this month's selection are available for check-out at the Circulation Desk. We will also vote non-fiction for next 6 months.
 

    

 


Wednesday June 13, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Brooks Free Library Board of Trustees Meeting  
   

The Brooks Free Library Board of Trustees meets the second Wednesday of each month at 7pm.


Friday June 15, 2018
   1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Greatest Generation Meets  
    Contact: Carla Burke   508-430-7562   cburke@clamsnet.org
   

“The Greatest Generation Meets” is a monthly book group that meets on the third Friday of the month from 1:00-2:00 in the Thornton Room at the Brooks Free Library. “The Greatest Generation” is a term coined by Tom Brokaw that pays tribute to the men and women who served our country, both overseas and at home, during World War II. If you are a member of this generation, or are interested in this period of history, join our discussion and share your ideas and experiences.

This month's selection is TBD.  Pick up a copy of the book at the Circulation Desk. Harwich residents needing transportation should call the Council on Aging van at (508) 241-1566 by 11am the day before each Friday to make a reservation.

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Monday June 18, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Writers' Group  
    Contact: Emily Milan   (508) 430-7562 x 7   emilan@clamsnet.org
   

Experienced and aspiring writers meet to share with each other.  


Friday June 22, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Memoir Writing  
    Contact: Emily Milan   508-430-7562 ext. 7   emilan@clamnet.org
   

Join Dr. Jay Anderson to learn about writing down your memories. 2nd and 4th Fridays.

 

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

Monday June 25, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Writers' Group  
    Contact: Emily Milan   (508) 430-7562 x 7   emilan@clamsnet.org
   

Experienced and aspiring writers meet to share with each other.  


Tuesday June 26, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM 4th Tuesday Book Klatch  
    Contact: Suzanne Martell   508-430-7562 x4   smartell@clamsnet.org
   

A casual social gathering for discussing books, enjoying light refreshments, and conversation. Pick up a copy of the month's book at the Circulation Desk. This month's book selection is TBD . New members are always welcome.


Friday June 29, 2018
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Low Vision Current Events Discussion Group  
    Contact: Reference Desk   (508) 430-7562 ext 3   
   

Join us for reading and discussion of current topics. Readers and topics vary each week. Co-sponsored by the COA.

 

    Location: 2nd Floor near VITAL area

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