“Cutting Edge” by artist Keith Maddy

Truro Public Library

Keith Maddy (b. 1964, Pembroke, MA)  Keith holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree with distinction from Massachusetts College of Art and Design in Boston.  Maddy was awarded a Fellowship in 2022 from the Massachusetts Cultural Council; the... Read More

Event Series Tech Help

Tech Help

Truro Public Library

Caleb will be at the library bi-monthly for help with computers, laptops, phones, internet, video games, and other tech questions. Call the library to schedule an appointment.

Read & Play

Truro Public Library

We’re combining Storytime with sensory and movement stations for ages birth to 5 and their caregivers. Enjoy some great books, songs and rhymes, crafts, and being together.

Housing 101 with the Community Development Partnership

Truro Public Library

Join us for the first speaking in our new Housing Authority Speaker Series. Learn more about the laws and regulations related to the production of affordable housing with Amanda Bebrin, Director of Housing Advocacy for the Community Development... Read More

Free
Event Series Trollope Book Group

Trollope Book Group

Truro Public Library

ANTHONY TROLLOPE READING GROUP ON ZOOM UNTIL JUNE 6 PLEASE EMAIL FOR MORE INFORMATION Meet with a classics enthusiast and stroll the highways and byways of Anthony Trollope’s Barsetshire. The first and third Thursday of the month. If... Read More

PJ Storytime with Julie Stepanek

Truro Public Library

Bring along a stuffed animal or two and sing to them sleep with some fun songs led by Julie and her wonderful ukulele! PJs are optional.

Celebrate Earth Day with Truro Climate Action Committee

Truro Public Library

We’ll begin by reading All of Me Is Nature: Exploring My Five Senses Outside by Ashley Renee Jefferson followed by a scavenger hunt created by Lili Flanders of the Truro Climate Action Committee based on that book. Then... Read More

Free Staged Reading – Cold War

Truro Public Library

Cold War Written by Fermin Rojas Augie, a Cuban-American playwright who grew up in the 1960’s, and his husband are about to embark on a summer reunion with their longtime friends in the Catskills to celebrate Augie’s commission... Read More

CPR Certification Course

Truro Public Library

Ages 13 and up can attend. Space is limited. Please sign up by calling the library at 508-487-1125. American Heart Association’s Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED course instructed by Zachary Hunter of E-Z CPR Inc. The AHA’s Heartsaver... Read More

Event Series Tech Help

Tech Help

Truro Public Library

Caleb will be at the library bi-monthly for help with computers, laptops, phones, internet, video games, and other tech questions. Call the library to schedule an appointment.

Art and Yoga

Truro Public Library

Calling all Minni Yogis! Art and Yoga We’ll be learning helpful breathwork techniques, partner and group poses, easy alignment tips, and some singing and dancing! We’ll also be using provided materials to make crafts for our yoga story... Read More

Harvest Highlight – Italian Carbonara with Chef Luster

Truro Public Library

Interested in learning how to make Carbonara with Ciro & Sal’s Chef Caleb Luster!? Now’s your chance!  Join us for another extraordinary Harvest Highlight event at the Truro Library.  Chef will demonstrate the step-by-step process of making this... Read More

Truro Cultural Council Reception

Truro Public Library

A Celebration of the Truro Cultural Community The Truro Cultural Council is holding a reception to honor and publicly announce the recipients of the most recent cycle of Cultural Council funding. Come mingle and learn from the recipients... Read More

Elisabeth Pearl Art in the Anne H. Brock Room

Truro Public Library

TRURO PUBLIC LIBRARY ART EXHIBIT: Elisabeth Pearl The Truro Public Library is excited to present local artist Elizabeth Pearl’s series of paintings of neighboring Provincetown’s joyous street life. This presentation will be available for viewing throughout the month... Read More

Event Series Read & Play

Storytime

Truro Public Library

We’re combining Storytime with sensory and movement stations for ages birth to 5 and their caregivers. Enjoy some great books, songs and rhymes, crafts, and being together.

Event Series Trollope Book Group

Trollope Book Group

Truro Public Library

ANTHONY TROLLOPE READING GROUP ON ZOOM UNTIL JUNE 6, PLEASE EMAIL FOR MORE INFORMATION Meet with a classics enthusiast and stroll the highways and byways of Anthony Trollope’s Barsetshire. The first and third Thursday of the month. If... Read More

The Poop Museum

Truro Public Library

At the Poop Museum children learn about the world’s messiest pooper, the animal that has poop attack power, the insect that uses poop as protection, and so much more! Ages 5-12.

Event Series Read & Play

Storytime

Truro Public Library

We’re combining Storytime with sensory and movement stations for ages birth to 5 and their caregivers. Enjoy some great books, songs and rhymes, crafts, and being together.

TCS Readers Theater

Truro Public Library

Truro Central School’s Readers Theater presents “Goldilock, Little Red, The 3 Little Bears, and The Wolf”

Osprey – Egg Incubation, Chick Rearing and Wild Fostering

Truro Public Library

In 2023, Wild Care's Executive Director was tasked with incubating two sets of Osprey eggs, raising the chicks and finding them suitable wild foster nests. Stephanie will discuss this intensive process along with its successes and challenges. She... Read More

Event Series Read & Play

Storytime

Truro Public Library

We’re combining Storytime with sensory and movement stations for ages birth to 5 and their caregivers. Enjoy some great books, songs and rhymes, crafts, and being together.

Event Series Trollope Book Group

Trollope Book Group

Truro Public Library

ANTHONY TROLLOPE READING GROUP ON ZOOM UNTIL JUNE 6 PLEASE EMAIL FOR MORE INFORMATION Meet with a classics enthusiast and stroll the highways and byways of Anthony Trollope’s Barsetshire. The first and third Thursday of the month. If... Read More

Cape Cod National Seashore’s Sustainability Program

Truro Public Library

CAPE COD NATIONAL SEASHORE'S SUSTAINABILITY PROGRAM with the Climate Action Committee As neighbors, Truro and the Seashore have a lot in common, our shared environment. LAUREN MCKEAN, Cape Cod National Seashore Park Planner, will be presenting a summary... Read More

Plant Medicine Workshop

Truro Public Library

SEASONAL EATING & ATTUNEMENT with Sarah Nacin Join Community Herbalist Sarah Naciri for a hands-on medicine-making workshop. With a focus on locally-wildcrafted plants and mushrooms, Sarah will discuss the importance of eating with the seasons and provide information... Read More

Free
Event Series Read & Play

Storytime

Truro Public Library

We’re combining Storytime with sensory and movement stations for ages birth to 5 and their caregivers. Enjoy some great books, songs and rhymes, crafts, and being together.

Keith Althaus Poetry Reading

Truro Public Library

Keith Althaus is the author of three poetry collections, Rival Heavens, Ladder of Hours, and Cold Storage, which won the 2016 Off the Grid Poetry Prize. He has also received a Pushcart Prize and grants from the National... Read More

Event Series Read & Play

Storytime

Truro Public Library

We’re combining Storytime with sensory and movement stations for ages birth to 5 and their caregivers. Enjoy some great books, songs and rhymes, crafts, and being together.

Kenneth Hawkey Traditions in the Anne H. Brock Room

Truro Public Library

KENNETH HAWKEY ART EXHIBIT: TRADITIONS A “seasoned veteran” in interpreting Truro, Massachusetts through painting, Kenneth Hawkey will present a number of his Truro themed paintings in an exhibit for the month of June at the Truro Public Library.... Read More

Truro Cemetery Talk & Tour

Truro Public Library

Curious who’s buried in Truro’s Historic Cemeteries? Join the tour! Meet at the Truro Public Library for a brief lecture, followed by a tour of several cemeteries. Your own transportation required for cemetery visits. RAIN OR SHINE. Presented... Read More

Free

Truro Talking Circle

Truro Public Library

Meet your neighbors, enjoy some pizza, and talk about Truro at our friendly TRURO TALKING CIRCLE RSVP HERE!

Event Series Read & Play

Storytime

Truro Public Library

We’re combining Storytime with sensory and movement stations for ages birth to 5 and their caregivers. Enjoy some great books, songs and rhymes, crafts, and being together.

Annual Friends Spring Luncheon

Truro Public Library

Meet The Friends of the Truro Library and learn how they help the library grow and thrive. The Friends are looking for board members and volunteers. Annual elections will take place. If you are interested in joining but... Read More

Meet the Artist Reception – Kenneth Hawkey

Truro Public Library

KENNETH HAWKEY ART EXHIBIT: TRADITIONS A “seasoned veteran” in interpreting Truro, Massachusetts through painting, Kenneth Hawkey will present a number of his Truro themed paintings in an exhibit for the month of June at the Truro Public Library.... Read More

Harvest Highlight – Ukrainian Borscht

Truro Public Library

Immerse Yourself in Ukrainian Culture: Learn to Make Borscht with Yuliia!  Join us for a delightful afternoon of culinary exploration as Yuliia, a talented home cook, leads us in creating a pot of traditional borscht and scrumptious carrot... Read More

Event Series Art & Yoga Returns

Art & Yoga Returns

Truro Public Library

We'll be learning helpful breathwork techniques, partner and group poses, easy alignment tips, and some singing and dancing! We'll also be using provided materials to make crafts for our yoga story flow lead by yoga instructor, Chrissy Sullivan.

Eastern Coy-Wolf with Peter Trull

Truro Public Library

Learn more about Eastern coyotes, or "coywolves," and their thriving habitat across Massachusetts, including Cape Cod. These fascinating wild canines are often misunderstood, leading to fear and anxiety. Through Peter Trull's research (since 1989), he aims to educate... Read More

Botanical Bundle Dyeing With Plants, Flowers & Roots

Truro Public Library

Interested in seeing how plants, flowers and roots can make beautiful botanical marks on silk? Then come join natural dyer and local fiber guru Amy DuFault for some exploration! Each participant will get 2 silk scarves and all... Read More

Free

Library Closed

Truro Public Library

The Truro Library will be closed in observance of Juneteenth. Our regular hours resume on Thursday, June 20th from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Event Series Art & Yoga Returns

Art & Yoga

Truro Public Library

We'll be learning helpful breathwork techniques, partner and group poses, easy alignment tips, and some singing and dancing! We'll also be using provided materials to make crafts for our yoga story flow lead by yoga instructor, Chrissy Sullivan.

Nature Spirit Masks with Maya Apfelbaum

Truro Public Library

Masks are empowering and fun to make. They are important parts of ancient and contemporary art, theatre and rituals, so please bring your curiosity and imagination and come make one! Our process will begin with a quick introduction and a short guided meditation... Read More

Poetry Reading with Pond Road Press

Truro Public Library

Celebrating Poet Jane C. Miller’s collection “Canticle for Remnant Days,” with additional readings from Pond Road Press founders Mary Ann Larkin and Patric Pepper. Jane C. Miller is the author of Canticle for Remnant Days, her debut poetry... Read More

GUT written & performed by Janet Rodgers

Truro Public Library

The Epic Performance Poem tells the true story of Irena Gut, a young Catholic Polish girl who saved the lives of twelve young Jewish professionals from extermination by the Nazis during WWIl. When Poland was taken over by... Read More

Dario Acosta Teich Argentine Jazz Quartet

Truro Public Library

Originally from Argentina and now based in New York City, Dario introduces new songs from Tierra Infinita, a new album with his world-class quartet: Yulia Musayelyan (flute), Fernando Huergo (bass), Steve Langone (drums) and Eleanor Dubinsky as a special... Read More

Truro Summer Concerts : Sarah Burrill Band

Truro Public Library

Sarah brings to her music and performance a depth and passion that is nothing short of contagious. Whether she is belting out a blues, caressing the melody of a delicate love song, encouraging social consciousness and change or... Read More

Horseshoe Crabs with the Cape Cod National Seashore

Truro Public Library

Join Ranger John Hanlon to learn more about these wonderful marine arthropods! Share the life history and wonders of one of Earth’s most ancient and amazing animals, and their uniqueness and value to coastal ecology and human health.... Read More

Truro Summer Concerts : Toast & Jam

Truro Public Library

TOAST AND JAM formed in 2008 to compose and perform original Bluegrass, Americana, and modern Folk.  The founders, both singer/songwriters and multi-instrumentalists, are Julie Charland and Tim Dickey, who have been friends and musical collaborators since the 1980’s. ... Read More

Robert the Guitar Guy

Truro Public Library

Robert’s musical shows are a unique mix of bedtime lullabies and rock n’ roll beats, with a cast, made up of marching ants, and jumping spiders – all amidst an entertaining blend of comedy and movement.

Truro Summer Concerts : The Rip-It-Ups

Truro Public Library

The Rip-It-Ups are a Cape Cod-based band playing a variety of styles – R&B, jazz, rock, blues, country, folk and originals, best described as Americana or roots music.  It’s not uncommon for the band to go from Johnny... Read More

Global Music Adventure with Denya LeVine and Mark O’Leary

Truro Public Library

Denya and Mark's "Global Music Adventure” is a galloping, interactive concert featuring fiery fiddling, a sing-a-long and dance-a-long, with YOU in the rhythm band. You’ll hear familiar songs and new songs from many countries and cultures! Denya is... Read More

Truro Summer Concerts : Zoë Lewis

Truro Public Library

Gypsy jazz, jump jive, Latin grooves, swing, international folk and funk originals on anything from the piano to the spoons! World traveler, story teller, band in a body, Zoe’s boundless energy is hard to ignore.  She’ll be joined... Read More

“Generations of Fun!” with Davis Bates

Truro Public Library

Hear how stars came to be in the sky, how foam came to be in the ocean, and be prepared to sing, move, and clap your hands with Parents’ Choice Award winner singer and storyteller, Davis Bates. All... Read More

Truro Summer Concerts : Woof Woof Meow

Truro Public Library

Woof Woof Meow inspires audiences to celebrate the Earth by dancing to original ska, funk, reggae and new wave, plus covers by Prince, Bob Marley, Fela Kuti and The B-52's.  We are  Michael Holt (keyboards, vocals) and Ken Field (sax,... Read More

“You, Me, Trees & The Sea” with Puppets, Paul & Mary

Truro Public Library

A musical and interactive puppet variety show sure to entertain children and adults from 2-100 years old. Songs, stories, and audience participation will keep you and your littles entertained through the entire show. This program was made possible... Read More

Truro Summer Concerts : Cape Cod Jazz Quartet

Truro Public Library

The Cape Cod Jazz Quartet (CCJQ) is comprised of four of Cape Cod’s top jazz musicians, with Steve Ahern on trumpet, flute & vocals from Cape Cod & Florida, Fred Boyle on piano from South Yarmouth, Ron Ormsby... Read More

Truro Summer Concerts : Chandler Travis Philharmonette

Truro Public Library

The Chandler Travis Philharmonette is a Technicolor extravaganza from Boston and Cape Cod that includes a horn section, string bass, guitar, drums, keys and singing valet. For 25 years or so, the CTP has introduced the concept of alternative... Read More

Truro Summer Concerts : Sarah Swain & the Oh Boys

Truro Public Library

Sarah Swain & the Oh Boys have been together since 2009, playing Sarah’s originals, rockabilly classics, and always some unexpected treasures. Their set has a vibrant energy... whether you're on the dance floor or not , you just... Read More

Truro Summer Concerts : Johnny Spampinato & the Value Leaders

Truro Public Library

Johnny Spampinato toured with NRBQ, The Incredible Casuals and The Spampinato Brothers Band with brother Joey Spampinato.  The Value Leaders began in 2019.  Along with Johnny on guitar and vocals, there's Mark Usher on guitar,  J. Cournoyer on... Read More