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Friday, August 18, 2017


10:00 AM - 12:00 PMChildren's Summer Reading 'Create your own Book Review' Workshop



Location:  
Contact:  Jan Ham
Description:  Family members of all ages are invited to tell us about your favorite book you read this summer!  

As a great ending for the Build a Better World Summer Reading Program, The Cape Cod Community Media Center will be filming Children's Book Reviews while teaching you how to use your smartphone to film, edit and share your own book reviews!
 
Teens interested in volunteering this year with the Osterville Village Library digital media production crew are also encouraged to attend.
 
Registration is required. Call 508-428-5757 or email ofl_mail@clamsnet.org



10:00 AM - 10:30 AMStory/Craft Time for Ages 1-5



Location:  Lillian Morton Children's Room
Contact:  Jan Ham
Description:  
 
At Preschool Story/Craft Times children gather together to hear some great stories; and older children are invited to do a simple craft. For parents, Story/Craft Times are an opportunity to meet other parents, and/or talk with a librarian about good children’s books. Registration is not required.

Are you part of a preschool playgroup, but find that our regular StoryTime hours don’t fit into your schedule? Contact us to schedule a special StoryTime for your group.

 


10:00 AM - 12:00 PMReading Time with CAZ!



Location:  
Contact:  Jan Ham
Description:  
Come read to Caz, our library's favorite dog! Bring a favorite story to read aloud, or pick one out at the library. Caz is a Volunteer Pet Therapist and loves his job!  

Registration is required. Call 508-428-5757.



11:00 AM - 12:00 PMHero Kids at the Library



Location:  Lillian Morton Children's Room
Contact:  Jan Ham
Description:  
Hero Kids, for ages 6-10, is a fast and fun way to learn the basics of role-playing games. Quick thinking, planning around tricky problems and puzzles, taking part in exciting battles and participating in rich storytelling are all part of the fun.  Best of all, there is no technology required: just dice, paper and imagination!  Groups limited to 5 players. Registration required. Call 508-428-5757.



4:00 PM - 5:30 PMLure of the Lore



Location:  
Contact:  
Description:  Come listen to Dr. Dunn take about his amazing collection of 19th century maritme art that is on display in main meeting room through September. This collection is not to missed and the talk will be fanscinating.


4:00 PM - 6:00 PMLure of the Lore with Dr. Dunn



Location:  
Contact:  
Description:  The goal of this exhibition is not only to display a representative series of mainly 19th century marine paintings (some pieces are 20th century), and discuss their artistic merit, but also, via carefully researched descriptions, point out their histoircal and geographic connections. These are features that transform marine art from pretty paintings to actual historic documents. 




Saturday, August 19, 2017


1:00 PM - 2:00 PMChristopher Setterlund Author Event



Location:  
Contact:  
Description:  Author Christopher Setterlund will be at the library to discuss historic restaurants of Cape Cod. 




Tuesday, August 22, 2017


5:00 PM - 6:30 PMThe Indomitable Oyster: Nature’s Way Toward Ecosystem Strength



Location:  Main Meeting Room
Contact:  
Description:  Oh, the power of a single animal! Oysters are natural filter feeders that can significantly help cleanse an ecosystem. In this engaging and illustrated lecture, Mike will enthrall listeners with true tales of these tiny but mighty creatures.
Mike Moynihan
Member, Board of Directors, Three Bays Preservation Inc.
 




Wednesday, August 23, 2017


9:00 AM - 12:00 PMKids Design/Build Workshop: Make Your Own Games



Location:  Lillian Morton Children's Room
Contact:  Jan Ham
Description:  In this hands-on program, kids ages 8-12 will use their imaginations and lots of hands-on materials to invent, build and play their own board games. 
 
Registration is required. Call 508-428-5757 or email ofl_mail@clamsnet.org  


5:00 PM - 6:30 PMHow to Raise a Money-Savvy Kid



Location:  
Contact:  
Description:  Presented by two financial services veterans, Pam Krueger from PBS’s MoneyTrack, and The Wall Street Journal’s Norb Vonnegut. Pam Krueger (MoneyTrack on PBS) is the founder of "WealthRamp," co-host of "MoneyTrack" on PBS and national spokesperson for The Institute for the Fiduciary Standard.

This event is free and open to the public. 





Thursday, August 24, 2017


6:00 PM - 7:00 PM135th Anniversary Movie Screening



Location:  Osterville Library Lawn or Main Meeting room
Contact:  
Description:  Watch the movied outside, bring a chair and enjoy watching the history of the library unfold. rain or shine.




Friday, August 25, 2017


10:00 AM - 10:30 AMStory/Craft Time for Ages 1-5



Location:  Lillian Morton Children's Room
Contact:  Jan Ham
Description:  
 
At Preschool Story/Craft Times children gather together to hear some great stories; and older children are invited to do a simple craft. For parents, Story/Craft Times are an opportunity to meet other parents, and/or talk with a librarian about good children’s books. Registration is not required.

Are you part of a preschool playgroup, but find that our regular StoryTime hours don’t fit into your schedule? Contact us to schedule a special StoryTime for your group.

 


11:00 AM - 12:00 PMHero Kids at the Library



Location:  Lillian Morton Children's Room
Contact:  Jan Ham
Description:  
Hero Kids, for ages 6-10, is a fast and fun way to learn the basics of role-playing games. Quick thinking, planning around tricky problems and puzzles, taking part in exciting battles and participating in rich storytelling are all part of the fun.  Best of all, there is no technology required: just dice, paper and imagination!  Groups limited to 5 players. Registration required. Call 508-428-5757.





Saturday, October 7, 2017


9:00 AM - noneFall Festival at Osterville Village Library



Location:  
Contact:  
Description:  Children’s Fair and Dog Parade hosted by the Osterville Library. Bring the kids for crafts, activities, games and other fall fun! 




Tuesday, October 31, 2017


4:45 PMHalloween Story Time



Location:  
Contact:  
Description:  Come by OVL after the parade for a  ‘drop-in’ Halloween Story Time. All are welcome; costumes are optional.


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Friday, August 18, 2017

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Children's Summer Reading 'Create your own Book Review' Workshop
Family members of all ages are invited to tell us about your favorite book you read this summer!  

As a great ending for the Build a Better World Summer Reading Program, The Cape Cod Community Media Center will be filming Children's Book Reviews while teaching you how to use your smartphone to film, edit and share your own book reviews!
 
Teens interested in volunteering this year with the Osterville Village Library digital media production crew are also encouraged to attend.
 
Registration is required. Call 508-428-5757 or email ofl_mail@clamsnet.org


10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Story/Craft Time for Ages 1-5
 
At Preschool Story/Craft Times children gather together to hear some great stories; and older children are invited to do a simple craft. For parents, Story/Craft Times are an opportunity to meet other parents, and/or talk with a librarian about good children’s books. Registration is not required.

Are you part of a preschool playgroup, but find that our regular StoryTime hours don’t fit into your schedule? Contact us to schedule a special StoryTime for your group.

 

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Reading Time with CAZ!

Come read to Caz, our library's favorite dog! Bring a favorite story to read aloud, or pick one out at the library. Caz is a Volunteer Pet Therapist and loves his job!  

Registration is required. Call 508-428-5757.


11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Hero Kids at the Library
Hero Kids, for ages 6-10, is a fast and fun way to learn the basics of role-playing games. Quick thinking, planning around tricky problems and puzzles, taking part in exciting battles and participating in rich storytelling are all part of the fun.  Best of all, there is no technology required: just dice, paper and imagination!  Groups limited to 5 players. Registration required. Call 508-428-5757.


4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Lure of the Lore
Come listen to Dr. Dunn take about his amazing collection of 19th century maritme art that is on display in main meeting room through September. This collection is not to missed and the talk will be fanscinating.

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Lure of the Lore with Dr. Dunn
The goal of this exhibition is not only to display a representative series of mainly 19th century marine paintings (some pieces are 20th century), and discuss their artistic merit, but also, via carefully researched descriptions, point out their histoircal and geographic connections. These are features that transform marine art from pretty paintings to actual historic documents. 



Saturday, August 19, 2017

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Christopher Setterlund Author Event
Author Christopher Setterlund will be at the library to discuss historic restaurants of Cape Cod. 



Tuesday, August 22, 2017

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
The Indomitable Oyster: Nature’s Way Toward Ecosystem Strength
Oh, the power of a single animal! Oysters are natural filter feeders that can significantly help cleanse an ecosystem. In this engaging and illustrated lecture, Mike will enthrall listeners with true tales of these tiny but mighty creatures.
Mike Moynihan
Member, Board of Directors, Three Bays Preservation Inc.
 



Wednesday, August 23, 2017

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Kids Design/Build Workshop: Make Your Own Games
In this hands-on program, kids ages 8-12 will use their imaginations and lots of hands-on materials to invent, build and play their own board games. 
 
Registration is required. Call 508-428-5757 or email ofl_mail@clamsnet.org  

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
How to Raise a Money-Savvy Kid
Presented by two financial services veterans, Pam Krueger from PBS’s MoneyTrack, and The Wall Street Journal’s Norb Vonnegut. Pam Krueger (MoneyTrack on PBS) is the founder of "WealthRamp," co-host of "MoneyTrack" on PBS and national spokesperson for The Institute for the Fiduciary Standard.

This event is free and open to the public. 




Thursday, August 24, 2017

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
135th Anniversary Movie Screening
Watch the movied outside, bring a chair and enjoy watching the history of the library unfold. rain or shine.



Friday, August 25, 2017

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Story/Craft Time for Ages 1-5
 
At Preschool Story/Craft Times children gather together to hear some great stories; and older children are invited to do a simple craft. For parents, Story/Craft Times are an opportunity to meet other parents, and/or talk with a librarian about good children’s books. Registration is not required.

Are you part of a preschool playgroup, but find that our regular StoryTime hours don’t fit into your schedule? Contact us to schedule a special StoryTime for your group.

 

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Hero Kids at the Library
Hero Kids, for ages 6-10, is a fast and fun way to learn the basics of role-playing games. Quick thinking, planning around tricky problems and puzzles, taking part in exciting battles and participating in rich storytelling are all part of the fun.  Best of all, there is no technology required: just dice, paper and imagination!  Groups limited to 5 players. Registration required. Call 508-428-5757.




Saturday, October 7, 2017

9:00 AM - none
Fall Festival at Osterville Village Library
Children’s Fair and Dog Parade hosted by the Osterville Library. Bring the kids for crafts, activities, games and other fall fun! 



Tuesday, October 31, 2017

4:45 PM
Halloween Story Time
Come by OVL after the parade for a  ‘drop-in’ Halloween Story Time. All are welcome; costumes are optional.