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Saturday, April 4, 2020


10:00 AM - 11:00 AMPlanning What to Do with Your Landscape



Location:  Osterville Village library: Upper Level Main Meeting Room
Contact:  
Description:  
Join the DeMelo brothers, of Demelo Brothers Landscaping Inc., for Part 3 of their informative series on landscaping.

The third session will be about planning what to do with your landscape:
  • Ways to refresh your landscape
  • What to consider for a new landscape project
  • How to start a new landscape project
  • Should you hire a designer?



10:00 AM - 1:00 PMPaint Your Pet Class



Location:  
Contact:  
Description:  
*REGISTRATION REQUIRED*
Please visit this link to register: https://www.blueanchorstudio.net/apps/webstore/products/show/8097915

$45.00

Paint Your Pet!  Yes...YOU will paint your pet as we help guide you! Provide a clear headshot picture of your favorite animal (only one, please) and we will have your canvas drawn out so when you arrive you can get started right away on painting!

This event is fun for everyone!!

*Please email your pet photo to us at blueanchorstudio@gmail.com by Wed., April 1 so your canvas can be prepped for you!






Sunday, April 5, 2020


12:00 PM - 4:00 PMDungeons & Dragons Club for Kids



Location:  
Contact:  
Description:  

Ages 10 and Up

D&D is a cooperative storytelling game in which your kids are the main characters. Together they work towards a goal, solve puzzles and defeat baddies, all while having a blast.

Over this six-week session, adventurers will:

  • Create a custom character and receive a custom character sheet.

  • Receive their own painted D&D miniature figure, representing their character.

  • Receive a full set of seven role playing game dice, plus a dice bag.

  • Receive a copy of the Basic D&D Rules, to keep the adventure going at home.

  • Play lots of Dungeons & Dragons.

  • Practice and learn teamwork, cooperation, flexibility and creative thinking skills.

Cost: $210 for all six weeks. Not sure if you’ll like it? Drop into a single Club date for $35. We accept credit cards, Venmo, cash and checks.

Register here: https://www.rebootgamelab.com/






Saturday, April 11, 2020


9:15 AMOVL Annual Easter Egg Hunt



Location:  Lillian Dixie Morton Children's Room
Contact:  Jan
Description:  Come one, come all: families are invited to come inside the library and enjoy a traditional Easter Egg Hunt!



10:00 AM - 11:00 AMHardscape/Softscape--or Both?



Location:  Osterville Village library: Upper Level Main Meeting Room
Contact:  
Description:  
Join the DeMelo brothers, of Demelo Brothers Landscaping Inc., for Part 4 of their informative series on landscaping.

The fourth session will be about hardscape vs. softscape:
  • How to incorporate both into your landscape
  • What types of stone to use
  • What types of plants to use
  • How stone and plants work together
  • Brick vs. pavers vs. stone

 


1:00 PM - 2:00 PMAuthor Talk: Power Within Her



Location:  Osterville Village library: Upper Level Main Meeting Room
Contact:  
Description:  *REGISTRATION REQUIRED*
Register at the Circulation Desk or by calling the library at 508-428-5757.

Patricia Sprague is an author, a speaker, and a consultant from Cape Cod. She grew up in a big family. She has been divorced and, as a result, has been a single mother to four children for nearly 20 years. Patricia has been through many obstacles in her life that have challenged her, knocked her down, and left her feeling empty, confused, scared and lonely.

Patricia believes that her journey has brought her to her true passion. Her goal is to help women realize they are not alone and to teach them how to believe in who they are and to be confident that they will be okay and that they are stronger than anything that can happen to them. Patricia believes that the most important relationship that you build is the one you build with yourself. Once you are okay, everything else seems to fall into place.
 




Sunday, April 12, 2020


5:30 AMCLOSED for Easter



Location:  
Contact:  
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Thursday, April 16, 2020


5:00 PM - 6:30 PMVNA Bereavement Group



Location:  Osterville Village Library: History Room
Contact:  
Description:  
Visiting Nurse Association of Cape Cod’s bereavement support groups provide a positive, nurturing, confidential setting to learn ways to manage and cope with loss. Groups are facilitated by experienced bereavement professionals and are FREE of charge. These groups are open to anyone who has experienced the death of a loved one.

Contact Rebecca Chesbro at 774-487-0786 with questions or to register.




Friday, April 17, 2020


10:00 AM - 12:00 PMA Moment to Understand Grief and Loss



Location:  
Contact:  
Description:  
Gary German, PhD will be presenting about recent loss and affording an opportunity to come together and share experiences. All are welcome.




Sunday, April 19, 2020


12:00 PM - 4:00 PMDungeons & Dragons Club for Kids



Location:  
Contact:  
Description:  

Ages 10 and Up

D&D is a cooperative storytelling game in which your kids are the main characters. Together they work towards a goal, solve puzzles and defeat baddies, all while having a blast.

Over this six-week session, adventurers will:

  • Create a custom character and receive a custom character sheet.

  • Receive their own painted D&D miniature figure, representing their character.

  • Receive a full set of seven role playing game dice, plus a dice bag.

  • Receive a copy of the Basic D&D Rules, to keep the adventure going at home.

  • Play lots of Dungeons & Dragons.

  • Practice and learn teamwork, cooperation, flexibility and creative thinking skills.

Cost: $210 for all six weeks. Not sure if you’ll like it? Drop into a single Club date for $35. We accept credit cards, Venmo, cash and checks.

Register here: https://www.rebootgamelab.com/




1:00 PM - 2:00 PMWomen's Bike Workshop



Location:  
Contact:  
Description:  *REGISTRATION REQUIRED*
Call the library at 508-428-5757 to register.

Ladies! Have you been thinking about riding a bike but not sure where to start? Already riding but want to improve your skills? Not confident in changing a flat?

Cape Cod Bike Fit is pleased to offer a three part series to help women get started and succeed in cycling. Workshop is free to attend. Provided by Cape Cod Bike Fit owner, Dr. Stephanie Soares. Stephanie is a physical therapist, certified bike fitter and USA Cycling certified coach who is passionate about empowering women through cycling.

For a description of topics covered at each session, please visit:
CapeCodBikeFit.com/workshop




Tuesday, April 21, 2020


9:00 AM - 3:00 PMJr. Tech: Beginner Coders - 3 Days, Tuesday - Thursday



Location:  MakerSpace
Contact:  Jan
Description:  Build skills in coding, sequencing, debugging, loops and conditionals while having fun building games and completing challenges. For children in grades 4-6.  For fees and registration, go to juniortech.org 





Thursday, April 30, 2020


5:00 PM - 6:45 PM"Dementia Live" Experience



Location:  Osterville Village Library: Main Meeting Room
Contact:  
Description:  
ADVANCE REGISTRATION REQUIRED for a 45-minute demonstration (call the OVL) at 508-428-5757. This will be a small group opportunity of only four participants per session so sign up early to secure your space!

Harbor Point at Centerville, an assisted living community specializing in memory care, will host a unique opportunity for family and professional caregivers to briefly, yet movingly, experience the challenges and struggles of a person living with dementia.

Using specialized gear within a safe, experiential setting, Dementia Live™ gives participants a real-life simulation of what it's like to live with dementia.

Participants gain greater awareness and understanding of the constant struggles (24/7) affecting persons with dementia. Greater understanding leads to more sensitive care partnering.

Choose from EITHER 5-5:45 PM time slot OR 5:45-6:30 PM time slot.




Sunday, May 3, 2020


1:00 PM - 2:00 PMWomen's Bike Workshop



Location:  
Contact:  
Description:  *REGISTRATION REQUIRED*
Call the library at 508-428-5757 to register.

Ladies! Have you been thinking about riding a bike but not sure where to start? Already riding but want to improve your skills? Not confident in changing a flat?

Cape Cod Bike Fit is pleased to offer a three part series to help women get started and succeed in cycling. Workshop is free to attend. Provided by Cape Cod Bike Fit owner, Dr. Stephanie Soares. Stephanie is a physical therapist, certified bike fitter and USA Cycling certified coach who is passionate about empowering women through cycling.

For a description of topics covered at each session, please visit:
CapeCodBikeFit.com/workshop




Monday, May 25, 2020


5:30 AMCLOSED for Memorial Day



Location:  
Contact:  
Description:  




Wednesday, May 27, 2020


10:00 AM - 11:00 AMMusical Moments with Miss Mary



Location:  Lillian Dixie Morton Children's Room
Contact:  Jan
Description:  The Barnstable CFCE and the OVL invite you to attend: Musical Moments with Miss Mary. Join Miss Mary once-a-month on Wednesdays from 10:00-11:00am at the Osterville Village Library for marvelous musical moments of moving and grooving to songs, using instruments and props. This Music & Movement experience will be uplifting and engage you and your child with musical play & learning in a creative way.  

Come Make Music with us! Dates: 1/29, 2/26, 3/25, 4/29, and 5/27. Appropriate for children ages Birth to 8 years. FREE.

Registration required. To register for these programs, please email: barnstablecfce123@gmail.comThis program is funded by the MA Department of Early Education and Care.






Saturday, June 20, 2020


10:00 AM - 3:00 PMFather's Day Crafts for Children



Location:  Lillian Dixie Morton Children's Room
Contact:  Jan
Description:  Drop in our Children's Room to create Father's Day cards and crafts. 





Saturday, July 11, 2020


10:00 AM - 5:30 PM2nd SAnnual Plein Air



Location:  Library Lawn Tent
Contact:  cyndy cotton
Description:  We invite you to participate in this exclusive event.  Osterville is a scenic and beautiful village with lovely shops, majestic homes, exquisite water views and a private park.
The fundraiser will consist of 25 artists that will paint various destinations in and around this picturesque village. Artist’s will choose among predetermined painting locations and also have the opportunity to start their painting beforehand and finish it on the day of the fundraiser. A map will be created and given out before and during the day to identify locations.
  • Artist are welcome to work on more thanone piece&/or more than one location
  • Artist can choose to donate 50%, or 100% to the Osterville Library
  • A box lunch will be provided by the library
  • Artist will paint in their location from 10 to 3:45PM
  • All work is to be brought to library by 4PM under the tent
  • Volunteers will accept work and artist promotional paperwork
  • The public is invited to view art and meet artist from 4:15-5:00PM
  • Followed by an auction with wine and light appetizers
  • For more info:http://www.ostervillevillagelibrary.org/pleinair.asp





Saturday, September 26, 2020


10:00 AM - 4:00 PMVillage Crafters at Osterville Village Library Lawn



Location:  Osterville Village Library
Contact:  Village Crafters
Description:  Dozens of talented crafters set up on the library lawn.


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Saturday, April 4, 2020

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Planning What to Do with Your Landscape

Join the DeMelo brothers, of Demelo Brothers Landscaping Inc., for Part 3 of their informative series on landscaping.

The third session will be about planning what to do with your landscape:
  • Ways to refresh your landscape
  • What to consider for a new landscape project
  • How to start a new landscape project
  • Should you hire a designer?


10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Paint Your Pet Class

*REGISTRATION REQUIRED*
Please visit this link to register: https://www.blueanchorstudio.net/apps/webstore/products/show/8097915

$45.00

Paint Your Pet!  Yes...YOU will paint your pet as we help guide you! Provide a clear headshot picture of your favorite animal (only one, please) and we will have your canvas drawn out so when you arrive you can get started right away on painting!

This event is fun for everyone!!

*Please email your pet photo to us at blueanchorstudio@gmail.com by Wed., April 1 so your canvas can be prepped for you!





Sunday, April 5, 2020

12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Dungeons & Dragons Club for Kids

Ages 10 and Up

D&D is a cooperative storytelling game in which your kids are the main characters. Together they work towards a goal, solve puzzles and defeat baddies, all while having a blast.

Over this six-week session, adventurers will:

  • Create a custom character and receive a custom character sheet.

  • Receive their own painted D&D miniature figure, representing their character.

  • Receive a full set of seven role playing game dice, plus a dice bag.

  • Receive a copy of the Basic D&D Rules, to keep the adventure going at home.

  • Play lots of Dungeons & Dragons.

  • Practice and learn teamwork, cooperation, flexibility and creative thinking skills.

Cost: $210 for all six weeks. Not sure if you’ll like it? Drop into a single Club date for $35. We accept credit cards, Venmo, cash and checks.

Register here: https://www.rebootgamelab.com/





Saturday, April 11, 2020

9:15 AM
OVL Annual Easter Egg Hunt
Come one, come all: families are invited to come inside the library and enjoy a traditional Easter Egg Hunt!


10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Hardscape/Softscape--or Both?

Join the DeMelo brothers, of Demelo Brothers Landscaping Inc., for Part 4 of their informative series on landscaping.

The fourth session will be about hardscape vs. softscape:
  • How to incorporate both into your landscape
  • What types of stone to use
  • What types of plants to use
  • How stone and plants work together
  • Brick vs. pavers vs. stone

 

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Author Talk: Power Within Her
*REGISTRATION REQUIRED*
Register at the Circulation Desk or by calling the library at 508-428-5757.

Patricia Sprague is an author, a speaker, and a consultant from Cape Cod. She grew up in a big family. She has been divorced and, as a result, has been a single mother to four children for nearly 20 years. Patricia has been through many obstacles in her life that have challenged her, knocked her down, and left her feeling empty, confused, scared and lonely.

Patricia believes that her journey has brought her to her true passion. Her goal is to help women realize they are not alone and to teach them how to believe in who they are and to be confident that they will be okay and that they are stronger than anything that can happen to them. Patricia believes that the most important relationship that you build is the one you build with yourself. Once you are okay, everything else seems to fall into place.
 



Sunday, April 12, 2020

5:30 AM
CLOSED for Easter




Thursday, April 16, 2020

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
VNA Bereavement Group

Visiting Nurse Association of Cape Cod’s bereavement support groups provide a positive, nurturing, confidential setting to learn ways to manage and cope with loss. Groups are facilitated by experienced bereavement professionals and are FREE of charge. These groups are open to anyone who has experienced the death of a loved one.

Contact Rebecca Chesbro at 774-487-0786 with questions or to register.



Friday, April 17, 2020

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
A Moment to Understand Grief and Loss

Gary German, PhD will be presenting about recent loss and affording an opportunity to come together and share experiences. All are welcome.



Sunday, April 19, 2020

12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Dungeons & Dragons Club for Kids

Ages 10 and Up

D&D is a cooperative storytelling game in which your kids are the main characters. Together they work towards a goal, solve puzzles and defeat baddies, all while having a blast.

Over this six-week session, adventurers will:

  • Create a custom character and receive a custom character sheet.

  • Receive their own painted D&D miniature figure, representing their character.

  • Receive a full set of seven role playing game dice, plus a dice bag.

  • Receive a copy of the Basic D&D Rules, to keep the adventure going at home.

  • Play lots of Dungeons & Dragons.

  • Practice and learn teamwork, cooperation, flexibility and creative thinking skills.

Cost: $210 for all six weeks. Not sure if you’ll like it? Drop into a single Club date for $35. We accept credit cards, Venmo, cash and checks.

Register here: https://www.rebootgamelab.com/



1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Women's Bike Workshop
*REGISTRATION REQUIRED*
Call the library at 508-428-5757 to register.

Ladies! Have you been thinking about riding a bike but not sure where to start? Already riding but want to improve your skills? Not confident in changing a flat?

Cape Cod Bike Fit is pleased to offer a three part series to help women get started and succeed in cycling. Workshop is free to attend. Provided by Cape Cod Bike Fit owner, Dr. Stephanie Soares. Stephanie is a physical therapist, certified bike fitter and USA Cycling certified coach who is passionate about empowering women through cycling.

For a description of topics covered at each session, please visit:
CapeCodBikeFit.com/workshop



Tuesday, April 21, 2020

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Jr. Tech: Beginner Coders - 3 Days, Tuesday - Thursday
Build skills in coding, sequencing, debugging, loops and conditionals while having fun building games and completing challenges. For children in grades 4-6.  For fees and registration, go to juniortech.org 




Thursday, April 30, 2020

5:00 PM - 6:45 PM
"Dementia Live" Experience

ADVANCE REGISTRATION REQUIRED for a 45-minute demonstration (call the OVL) at 508-428-5757. This will be a small group opportunity of only four participants per session so sign up early to secure your space!

Harbor Point at Centerville, an assisted living community specializing in memory care, will host a unique opportunity for family and professional caregivers to briefly, yet movingly, experience the challenges and struggles of a person living with dementia.

Using specialized gear within a safe, experiential setting, Dementia Live™ gives participants a real-life simulation of what it's like to live with dementia.

Participants gain greater awareness and understanding of the constant struggles (24/7) affecting persons with dementia. Greater understanding leads to more sensitive care partnering.

Choose from EITHER 5-5:45 PM time slot OR 5:45-6:30 PM time slot.



Sunday, May 3, 2020

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Women's Bike Workshop
*REGISTRATION REQUIRED*
Call the library at 508-428-5757 to register.

Ladies! Have you been thinking about riding a bike but not sure where to start? Already riding but want to improve your skills? Not confident in changing a flat?

Cape Cod Bike Fit is pleased to offer a three part series to help women get started and succeed in cycling. Workshop is free to attend. Provided by Cape Cod Bike Fit owner, Dr. Stephanie Soares. Stephanie is a physical therapist, certified bike fitter and USA Cycling certified coach who is passionate about empowering women through cycling.

For a description of topics covered at each session, please visit:
CapeCodBikeFit.com/workshop



Monday, May 25, 2020

5:30 AM
CLOSED for Memorial Day




Wednesday, May 27, 2020

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Musical Moments with Miss Mary
The Barnstable CFCE and the OVL invite you to attend: Musical Moments with Miss Mary. Join Miss Mary once-a-month on Wednesdays from 10:00-11:00am at the Osterville Village Library for marvelous musical moments of moving and grooving to songs, using instruments and props. This Music & Movement experience will be uplifting and engage you and your child with musical play & learning in a creative way.  

Come Make Music with us! Dates: 1/29, 2/26, 3/25, 4/29, and 5/27. Appropriate for children ages Birth to 8 years. FREE.

Registration required. To register for these programs, please email: barnstablecfce123@gmail.comThis program is funded by the MA Department of Early Education and Care.





Saturday, June 20, 2020

10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Father's Day Crafts for Children
Drop in our Children's Room to create Father's Day cards and crafts. 




Saturday, July 11, 2020

10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
2nd SAnnual Plein Air
We invite you to participate in this exclusive event.  Osterville is a scenic and beautiful village with lovely shops, majestic homes, exquisite water views and a private park.
The fundraiser will consist of 25 artists that will paint various destinations in and around this picturesque village. Artist’s will choose among predetermined painting locations and also have the opportunity to start their painting beforehand and finish it on the day of the fundraiser. A map will be created and given out before and during the day to identify locations.
  • Artist are welcome to work on more thanone piece&/or more than one location
  • Artist can choose to donate 50%, or 100% to the Osterville Library
  • A box lunch will be provided by the library
  • Artist will paint in their location from 10 to 3:45PM
  • All work is to be brought to library by 4PM under the tent
  • Volunteers will accept work and artist promotional paperwork
  • The public is invited to view art and meet artist from 4:15-5:00PM
  • Followed by an auction with wine and light appetizers
  • For more info:http://www.ostervillevillagelibrary.org/pleinair.asp




Saturday, September 26, 2020

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Village Crafters at Osterville Village Library Lawn
Dozens of talented crafters set up on the library lawn.