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June 2019

Summer Reading Program Blast-off Party

June 28 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Get your Summer Reading on with crafts, games, and giveaways! You can also pick up your reading log, learn about this year’s theme: A Universe of Stories, grab some books and summer reading lists, and view this year’s…

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Tales to Tails with CAP

June 29 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Come to this popular program at which children may practice their reading skills by reading stories out loud to some gentle dogs from the Companion Animal Program of Cape Cod.

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July 2019

Truro Public Library At the Farmer’s Market

July 1 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Visit the Truro Library at the Truro Farmers’ Market! It’s a win-win! Every Monday this summer.      

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Enjoy the Night Sky, First Seating–with Boston Museum of Science

July 2 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am

Discover which stars, planets, and other astronomical wonders are visible this evening. Using our portable planetarium, we take you on a tour of the solar system and beyond, and provide useful tips on how you can navigate the…

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Enjoy the Night Sky, Second Seating–with Boston Museum of Science

July 2 @ 10:45 am - 11:15 am

Discover which stars, planets, and other astronomical wonders are visible this evening. Using our portable planetarium, we take you on a tour of the solar system and beyond, and provide useful tips on how you can navigate the…

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July Art Exhibit: The Truro Group

July 3 - July 31

The Truro Group ART SHOW The Truro Group will be holding an art exhibit at the Truro Public Library during the month of July.  The group consists of local artists who work in oils, watercolor, photography, printing, jewelry making, and…

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HAPPY INDEPENDENCE DAY! —LIBRARY CLOSED—

The Truro Public Library will be closed today in observation of the July Fourth holiday. Have a safe and celebratory day!

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Make Your Own Diorama with Jennifer Stratton

July 5 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

The universe is a big place with so many parts. As humans we are but one small aspect—guests, really. Jennifer Stratton, creative and expressive art educator, will lead us in making 3D dioramas using boxes and other fun…

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Fun with STEAM and Lucy Gilmore

July 5 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

One and a half hours of action-packed, discovery-based stations geared for children ages 3–8 (supervised younger and older siblings are welcome to this family program). All children need to be accompanied by a supervising adult; many of the…

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Author Talk: Karen Dukess

July 5 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

We are delighted to host the official Cape Cod launch of The Last Book Party with author Karen Dukess, in conversation with author Suzy Becker (Everything I Need to Know I Learned From My Cat, I Had Brain…

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Art Exhibit Opening: The Truro Group

July 7 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

The Truro Group ART SHOW The Truro Group will be holding an art exhibit at the Truro Public Library during the month of July.  The group consists of local artists who work in oils, watercolor, photography, printing, jewelry making, and…

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Truro Public Library At the Farmer’s Market

July 8 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Visit the Truro Library at the Truro Farmers’ Market! It’s a win-win! Every Monday this summer.      

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Rockets! with NASA Solar System Ambassador Don German

July 9 @ 10:30 am

Learn more about why and how we went to the moon 50 years ago this July 20. NASA Ambassador Don German will share model rockets, followed by launching your own rocket on the back lawn. Image Credits: NASA…

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Quasars and Black Holes, with Dr. Martin Elvis

July 9 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Join us for an exploration of quasars and black holes with Center for Astrophysics Ι Harvard & Smithsonian Senior Astrophysicist Martin Elvis. It is a strange fact that right next to the darkest places in the universe—black holes—lie…

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Challenger: Soaring with Christa McCauliffe

July 10 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

CHALLENGER: Soaring with Christa McAuliffe Performance! History At Play’s One-Woman Show Honors Educational Pioneer and Teacher In Space Judith Kalaora (a Framingham, MA native, like Christa) renews Christa McAuliffe’s legacy in this multi-media immersive performance experience, suitable for…

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Storytime Guest! YOGA WITH CHELSEY PRICE

July 11 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Each class is a combination of activities involving yoga poses, games, songs, dancing, and meditation. Children will learn all the amazing benefits of yoga as they grow, glow and flow.

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The Rip-It-Ups – Truro Summer Concerts at the Library

July 11 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

The Rip-It-Ups feature some amazing talent & have been rocking & rolling on Cape Cod Since early 2006. Playing at The Wellfleet Oysterfest, The Wellfleet Beachcomber, The Barley Neck Inn -Orleans, The Roobar In Chatham, the Music series…

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A Lesson in Mixing and Creating Colors with Kenneth Hawkey

July 12 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

With this project we will be following this summer’s library theme—OUTER SPACE! Learn about the planets, while practicing some art skills! Using a reference image of each planet, the class will create a grid and within each grid,…

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Truro Public Library At the Farmer’s Market

July 15 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Visit the Truro Library at the Truro Farmers’ Market! It’s a win-win! Every Monday this summer.      

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Mr. Vinny—The Bubble Guy

July 16 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Using giant bubble wands he designed himself, The Bubble Guy will travel around the back lawn making bubbles, answering questions, and offering some fun activities.    

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Capitalism: the Future of an Illusion, with Prof. Fred Block

July 16 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Capitalism: The Future of an Illusion with Professor Fred L. Block Fred Block’s latest book, Capitalism: The Future of an Illusion (University of California Press, 2018), explains how U.S. politics got caught in a loop that alternates between center-left…

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Author Talk: Juliette Fay

July 17 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Juliette Fay —“one of the best authors of women’s fiction” (Library Journal) — transports us back to the early days of Hollywood as three friends struggle to earn their places among the stars of the silent screen. It’s…

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Storytime Guests! P.I.E. Story Theatre

July 18 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

From Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater: P.I.E. Story Theatre! Enjoy an interactive eclectic performance of adapted fairy tales, fables, and original stories in the “story theatre” style created by Viola Spolin and Paul Sills. Five actors use wooden stools,…

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New Beach Band – Truro Summer Concerts at the Library

July 18 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

70’s Pop, soul, r&b, standards, boogie-woogie…all the good stuff you know and love. With some original tunes sprinkled on top! Band Members: Peter Donnelly Steve Sollog Vanessa Downing Peter Tighe Paul Lesniak

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Felting: Book Covers!

July 19 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Create a felted cover for your own personal book/journal, which will be provided. For ages 6 and up. Space is limited, please sign up.

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Truro Public Library At the Farmer’s Market

July 22 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Visit the Truro Library at the Truro Farmers’ Market! It’s a win-win! Every Monday this summer.      

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Steven Pinker: Enlightenment Now @First Parish Church / Truro Meeting House

The Friends of the Truro Meeting House and the Truro Public Library welcome acclaimed Canadian-American thinker Steven Pinker to the Truro Meeting House to discuss his book Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress. Is…

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TheraPaws with Sally Cragin

July 23 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

You are enthusiastically invited to meet Mr. Wuffles, registered therapy cat with Be PAWSitive Therapy Pets and Community Education. Come celebrate his 15th birthday with him! Mr. Wuffles loves to visit with children, and really enjoys hearing a…

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Is There Such a Thing as #hetoo? with Dr. Jessie Ford

July 23 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Is There Such A Thing as #hetoo? Examining  Men’s Accounts of Unwanted Sex: The Importance of Social Expectations and Masculinity with Dr. Jessie Ford A number of surveys have found that about 8 percent of men are victims…

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Chapters: Truro Library through the Years @The Highland House Museum

July 24 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Chapters: Truro Library through the Years Opening Reception The Truro Library has enjoyed twenty years in its current building, and the Highland House Museum is happy to host an exhibit looking back at the history of the library.…

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Storytime Guests! P.I.E. Story Theatre

July 25 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

From Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater: P.I.E. Story Theatre! Enjoy an interactive eclectic performance of adapted fairy tales, fables, and original stories in the “story theatre” style created by Viola Spolin and Paul Sills. Five actors use wooden stools,…

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The Revolutionary Snake Ensemble – Truro Summer Concerts at the Library

July 25 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Led by saxophonist Ken Field, Revolutionary Snake Ensemble is a funk/street beat improvisational brass band performing a unique blend of original and traditional music. “Sheer energy…visceral…a life-enhancing treat” – Fanfare “Ken Field’s New Orleans-inspired jazz/funk brass band…brilliantly bridges the booty/brain…

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Song & Dance Around the Globe with Sagit Zilberman

July 26 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Dance to, sing along with, and experience traditional music from cultures across the world! International jazz multi-instrumentalist Sagit Zilberman will perform an interactive global music program for families and children. This program introduces audience members to instruments such…

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Truro Public Library At the Farmer’s Market

July 29 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Visit the Truro Library at the Truro Farmers’ Market! It’s a win-win! Every Monday this summer.      

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Frisbee Show & Playshop with Todd Brodeur

July 30 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

In this inspiring, high energy program, Todd demonstrates basic tricks, catches, and combinations. Come see rare and unique Frisbees, learn a brief science lesson on the aerodynamics of Frisbees, and hear a bit of history about tossing circular…

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The Ballston Beach Poets: A Sense of Place

July 30 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Join us for a reading by the Ballston Beach Poets, exploring the theme of “A Sense of Place”—be it physical, emotional, geographical, or something else. Their work ranges from the edgy to the tender, from the mythic to…

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Meet Middle School Author KATE ALLEN

July 31 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

In Kate Allen’s new book, The Line Tender, Lucy tends the line to her loved ones with the help of her art, some caring adults, and her connection to the natural world, namely the ocean. By exploring the…

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August 2019

August Art Exhibit: Kenneth Hawkey, Paintings

Kenneth Hawkey—Paintings When creating  a piece of art there is a certain thought that can propel me into the beginnings of a piece, that initial jolt of inspiration. From that point,  the work evolves based on what is…

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Storytime Guest! YOGA WITH CHELSEY PRICE

August 1 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Each class is a combination of activities involving yoga poses, games, songs, dancing, and meditation. Children will learn all the amazing benefits of yoga as they grow, glow and flow.

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Daddy-O! — Truro Summer Concerts at the Library

August 1 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Since 1999, Daddy-O! has been re-creating the 1950s era performing in Southern New England, Southeastern Massachusetts, Cape Cod, Rhode Island and Connecticut. Some may call it, “Oldies”… We call it: “HARDCORE FIFTIES” The look, the sound, the feel…

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Families Learn Ukulele with Julie Stepanek

August 2 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Julie arrives with 25 ukuleles to teach beginner ukulele followed by a strum along of easy songs.

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Truro Public Library At the Farmer’s Market

August 5 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Visit the Truro Library at the Truro Farmers’ Market! It’s a win-win! Every Monday this summer.      

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Origami with Lisa Corfman

August 6 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Experiment with paper with the technique of paperfolding called origami. Learn some tricks and techniques while you fold your own unique origami. Come and have fun!

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Refugees, Nomads, Wanderers—A World on the Move

August 6 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Refugees, Nomads, Wanderers—A World on the Move with Mark Adams We are all immigrants if you go back far enough—some forced, some by urgency, some by choice. American citizens and many others enjoy the liberty to travel for…

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FOTL’s Annual Gigantic Book Sale

August 7 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Friends of the Truro Library Gigantic Book Sale! Proceeds benefit the Truro Library Join us for our annual Gigantic Book Sale at the Truro Public Library. There will be thousands of books to choose from, all at bargain…

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A Kids’ Escape Room: Curse of the Evil Librarian

August 7 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

The Curse of the Evil Librarian is a collaborative “Escape the Room” game designed for kids aged 8–12. Working in teams, we will discover clues, decipher codes, and solve puzzles, all in order to lift the curse of the…

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Storytime Guest! YOGA WITH CHELSEY PRICE

August 8 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Each class is a combination of activities involving yoga poses, games, songs, dancing, and meditation. Children will learn all the amazing benefits of yoga as they grow, glow and flow.

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Chandler Travis Philharmonic – Truro Summer Concerts at the Library

August 8 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

The Chandler Travis Philharmonic is a 9-piece ensemble from Boston that includes a horn section, string bass, keyboard, mandocello, guitar, drums, accordion, and singing valet. The band—all colorfully garbed 8 pieces of them, plus singing valet Fred Boak—have…

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Families Learn Ukulele with Julie Stepanek

August 9 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Julie arrives with 25 ukuleles to teach beginner ukulele followed by a strum along of easy songs.

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Truro Public Library At the Farmer’s Market

August 12 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Visit the Truro Library at the Truro Farmers’ Market! It’s a win-win! Every Monday this summer.      

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P.I.E. Story Theatre

August 13 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

From Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater: P.I.E. Story Theatre! Enjoy an interactive eclectic performance of adapted fairy tales, fables, and original stories in the “story theatre” style created by Viola Spolin and Paul Sills. Five actors use wooden stools,…

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Author Talk: Jane Leavy on THE BIG FELLA

August 13 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Author Jane Leavy on: The Big Fella: Babe Ruth and the World He Created Join us for a talk by Jane Leavy on baseball legend Babe Ruth. He lived in the present tense—in the camera’s lens. There was…

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Night Sky Beach Party! with Tressa Lyonne @Coast Guard Beach

August 14 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Join us at Coast Guard Beach where we will use telescopes to view the moon, Jupiter, and other celestial bodies, possibly including some of the Perseid meteor shower. Please check our facebook page for cancellation in case of…

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Zoë Lewis – Truro Concerts on the Green is now at the Library!

August 15 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

ZOË LEWIS is a band in a body! She plays jazz, jump jive, latin grooves, swing, international folk, funk originals on anything from the piano to the spoons! Troubadour, vaudevillian, storyteller, adventurer, singer-songwriter! Photo credit: Sarah Ketelaars

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Families Learn Ukulele with Julie Stepanek

August 16 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Julie arrives with 25 ukuleles to teach beginner ukulele followed by a strum along of easy songs.

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Truro Public Library At the Farmer’s Market

August 19 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Visit the Truro Library at the Truro Farmers’ Market! It’s a win-win! Every Monday this summer.      

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Joy of Nature with CCNS Ranger Rebecca

August 20 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

What does Rebecca have in her magic bag? We’re not sure, but it’s bound to surprise and inspire joy. This hands-on program melds nature and art, with a dab of mindfulness to help us remember to slow down…

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Author Talk: Sarah Blake

August 20 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Author Talk: Sarah Blake on The Guest Book The Guest Book follows three generations of a powerful American family, a family that “used to run the world.” And when the novel begins in 1935, they still do. Kitty and…

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Toast and Jam with Tim Dickey – Truro Summer Concerts at the Library

August 22 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Toast and Jam writes and performs original bluegrass, modern folk, Americana, swing, and more. Tim Dickey Julie Charland Laird Boles Alice Malone

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Magnets with elements etc.

August 23 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

How do magnets work? Visit 5-10 stations and complete activities to learn about magnetic energy.

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Free Lunch for Kids

August 23 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:30 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 23, 2019

The Truro Public Library is pleased to join other local community institutions this summer who provide free lunches for all children 18 years and under through Food For Kids.  This open, drop-in program offers a nutritious meal, fresh-packed…

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Truro Public Library At the Farmer’s Market

August 26 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Visit the Truro Library at the Truro Farmers’ Market! It’s a win-win! Every Monday this summer.      

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Author Talk: Stephen Kinzer

August 27 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Author Talk: Stephen Kinzer on The Poisoner in Chief The bestselling author of All the Shah’s Men and The Brothers tells the astonishing story of the man who oversaw the CIA’s secret drug and mind-control experiments of the 1950s and ’60s.…

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Children’s Community Garden Group with Sustainable CAPE

August 28 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until August 28, 2019

Children Community Garden Group with Sustainable CAPE Every Thursday at 2:00 p.m. Join us for garden adventures at the library. Reflect on the seasonal, local food we have grown ourselves and on how our garden work helps the…

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20th Anniversary Party!

August 29

Come celebrate twenty years at the 7 Standish Way library location and the vision of those who made it possible. Special Storytime with Sara Hutchings at 10:30 a.m. Lunch for Little Ones at 11:30 a.m. Cake Ceremony at…

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The Grab Brothers – Truro Summer Concerts at the Library

August 29 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

The Grab Brothers are true brothers—Larry and Marc Grab—with music that explodes in a kick-ass blend of “Retro for Today” lead guitar crunching rhythms, mystical-leaning lyrics and arena-filling vocals that pull your heart strings on a whim. But…

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Spin Art on the Back Deck

August 30 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Try out our hand-built spin art bicycle or a smaller spin art machine and create unique, colorful designs.

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September 2019

September Art Exhibit: John Ferguson, Paintings

John Ferguson—Paintings Artist’s Statement: I first came to Truro in 1956 with my family on vacation. I remember running down the dune between Highland Light and Coast Guard Beach (back when it was okay), as fast as I…

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From a Buick 6—On the Road with Bob Dylan

September 3 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

From a Buick 6—On the Road with Bob Dylan: A Multimedia Presentation by Pete Elman Pete Elman returns with the story of Bob Dylan’s classic trilogy of rock albums, recorded in New York and Nashville with his legendary…

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Medicinal Herb Workshop with Sarah Naciri

September 7 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Medicinal Herb Workshop with Sarah Naciri Join us for a hands-on, informative, and fun workshop with Community Herbalist Sarah Naciri, including what to look for in herbs and how to make simple and remedies. People of all ages…

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POSTPONED * Tor Hansen: Cape Cod’s Shoreline Bio-Diversity, PART 2

September 10 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

THIS PROGRAM IS POSTPONED. LOOK FOR IT LATER THIS FALL! Local naturalist Tor Hansen will explore biological diversity in thriving and declining populations on our Cape Cod shorelines. Through his discoveries, illustrations, colorful photos, and astute observations, we…

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On Equal Terms with Susan Eisenberg

September 17 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Susan Eisenberg, poet, author, oral historian, and artist,  will use both poetry and prose—her own voice and those of more than thirty other women—to discuss the experiences of women working in the construction trades. Eisenberg was a licensed…

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An Introduction to Mushrooming with Forager and Educator Rachel Goclawski

September 21 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Mushrooming can be a fun and safe hobby if you know the guidelines. Learn about some beginner-level mushrooms, their health benefits, and how to stick to “safer” classes of edible mushrooms with an interactive visual presentation. Presented by…

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A Battle At Kruger Lake with Jere Miller

September 21 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

A Battle At Kruger Lake A Family Storytime Event with Author Jere Miller Accompanied by live music and original art, author Jere Miller will present his children's book about family and survival that takes place in South Africa's…

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A Special Mushroom Foraging Field Trip with Rachel Goclawski

September 21 @ 11:30 pm

Forager and educator Rachel Goclawski will lead a walk for 30 people. Pre-registration and a $10.00 fee is required prior to the event by cash or check made out to The Friends of the Truro Library. Please wear…

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Author Talk: Sandy MacFarlane, SWIRLING CURRENTS

September 24 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Swirling Currents: Controversy, Compromise, and Dynamic Coastal Change During one remarkable day early in 2017, more than two hundred of the highly endangered North Atlantic right whales, nearly half of the entire world’s population, entered Cape Cod Bay…

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The Sound of Oneness

September 28 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Sound of Oneness An intimate afternoon of heart- & mind-opening music, played live by Shai Portugaly & Sagit Zilberman, diving into the stories and emotions behind the songs, reflecting on friendship, love, authenticity, and vulnerability, with instruments…

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October 2019

Evanston’s Living History

October 2 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

The Truro Public Library is proud to present Evanston’s Living History. Filmmaker Craig Dudnick (Alice’s Ordinary People) returns to present a screening of the documentary film, which explores the evolution of Evanston, Illinois and the citizens who confronted…

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Stop the Bleed: Bleeding Control Basic (BCon) Course

October 5 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Uncontrolled bleeding is the number one cause of preventable death from trauma.  Injuries result from a many causes, including motor vehicle accidents, workplace incidents, and accidents around the home.  The greater the number of people who know how…

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October Art Exhibit Opening–Meg Clarke, Photographs

October 5 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

"Connected by Sand and Sea" Photographs by Meg Clarke from the United Arab Emirates Opening Reception: Saturday, October 5, 4-6 p.m. Artist's Statement: "The 15 photographs in this exhibit were taken during my five years living in Abu…

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Medicinal Herbs with Sarah Naciri: Adaptogens

October 19 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Medicinal Herb Presentation with Sarah Naciri: Adaptogenic Herbs Join us for a lecture and tea-tasting with Community Herbalist Sarah Naciri. Known as Adaptogens, Superior Medicines, Herbal Tonics, and Rasayana herbs—these herbs have been used for thousands of years…

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Astrology at the Library

October 23 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Join local astrologer Martha Clarke for a talk on the "Moon and Mercury," and access family healing through a greater understanding of these planets in your natal birth chart. A Q&A will follow.

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FOTL NIGHT AT MONTANO’s

October 24 @ 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm

FOTL Night at Montano’s–A portion of dinner sales will be donated to the Friends of the Truro Library to help fund programs and events at the Truro Library!  Call 508-487-2026 to make your reservation. The door opens at…

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Halloween Party with Science Tellers: Aliens!

October 26 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Halloween Party with Science Tellers: Aliens! From 10:00-11:00 a.m., join us for Science Tellers' action-packed and educational alien adventure using science experiments for special effects. ....During a midnight meteor shower, something mysterious falls from the sky toward Earth…

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Halloween Dance Party!

October 29 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

The Friends of the Truro Library presents A Halloween Dance Party! Come dance at the Library with DJ Beth O'Rourke, and enjoy activities and snacks throughout the main space. Get down, get loud--no shushing in the house! Boogie…

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Truro Library Book Group — TO THE LIGHTHOUSE by Virginia Woolf

October 30 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Truro Library Book Club Wednesday, October 30 , 6:00 p.m. October’s selection is To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf. “Radiant as is in its beauty, there could never be a mistake about it: here is a novel to…

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Art Exhibit–Meg Clarke

October 31
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until October 31, 2019

"Connected by Sand and Sea" Photographs by Meg Clarke from the United Arab Emirates Opening Reception: Saturday, October 5, 4-6 p.m. Artist's Statement: "The 15 photographs in this exhibit were taken during my five years living in Abu…

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November 2019

Astrology at the Library

November 1 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Join local astrologer Martha Clarke for a talk on "Venus and Neptune." Access your divine creativity through a greater understanding of these planets in your natal birth chart. A Q&A will follow.

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Storytime

November 7 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

Storytime Every Thursday at 10:30 a.m. For children up to age 5 and their caregivers. Talk, sing, read, write and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Share books, stories, rhymes, music and movement.

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Astrology at the Library: Four Courses on the Basics

November 7 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating until December 19, 2019

Astrology at the Library: Astrology Basics Join us for four courses on the basics with local astrologer Martha Clarke! We will learn about the history of astrology; the four elements: Fire, Earth, Air and Water; the modes of…

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The Local Journalism Project – Open Newsroom Truro

November 7 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00 pm on day First of the month, repeating indefinitely

Open Newsroom The Provincetown Independent’s nonprofit Local Journalism Project invites community members to join in making local news more collaborative. The editor (and from time to time reporters and newsmakers) will be on hand to hear about issues…

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Tear Gas, Turmoil, and Tyranny in Hong Kong

November 9 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Tear Gas, Turmoil, and Tyranny in Hong Kong with Tony Fizzano Do you enjoy the freedom that comes with living in the United States? Do you know about what's happening in Hong Kong - perhaps from the news?…

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Ongoing Mindful Ease with JC Hotchkiss

November 12 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 5:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

Ongoing Mindful Ease with J.C. (Chuck) Hotchkiss Every other Tuesday, 5:30–7:00 p.m. Join an ongoing gathering to practice mindfulness and meditation:  Learn how to inhabit life with a mind of peace, joy, and deepening attention. The popular winter…

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Storytime Guest! YOGA WITH CHELSEY PRICE

November 14 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
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An event every 3 weeks that begins at 10:30 am on Thursday, repeating until December 5, 2019

Each class is a combination of activities involving yoga poses, games, songs, dancing, and meditation. Children will learn all the amazing benefits of yoga as they grow, glow and flow.

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Children’s Community Garden Group with Sustainable CAPE

November 14 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 19, 2019

Children Community Garden Group with Sustainable CAPE Every Thursday at 4:00 p.m. Join us for garden adventures at the library. Reflect on the seasonal, local food we have grown ourselves and on how our garden work helps the…

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Truro Library LEGO® Club! Ages 7+

November 16 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating until December 21, 2019

(No club November 30 or December 28) Starting November 9th, we will be putting together various LEGO sets (Star Wars, Ninjago, LEGO® Friends, and the Tower Bridge of London) and also making up our own creations. Unfinished sets…

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!!POSTPONED!! Medicinal Herbs with Sarah Naciri: Herbs for Autumn

November 16 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Medicinal Herb Presentation with Sarah Naciri: Herbs for Autumn Please join Community Herbalist Sarah Naciri for a lecture, tea-drinking, and medicine-making.  This program will focus on Mullein, Elecampane, Schizandra, Licorice root, Ginger root, and is geared toward adults…

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Truro Playgroup

November 18 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Monday, repeating until May 4, 2020

From October 21, 2019 to May 4, 2020 (except school holidays) For children aged birth to three years old, and their parent or caregiver. Talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children.…

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Next Chapter Book Club–Meeting

November 19 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 17, 2019

The Truro Public Library is proud to host a Next Chapter Book Club for adolescents and adults on the Outer Cape living with intellectual or developmental challenges. The 2019 fall session begins on September 24 and continues through…

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Poems of Gratitude

November 20 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Poems of Gratitude Co-sponsored with the Truro Historical Society The Truro Public Library appreciates the opportunity to collaborate with the Truro Historical Society on a Poetry Reading dedicated to the theme of gratitude. As we approach Thanksgiving, our…

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