Explore Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary through a LIVE connection at West Falmouth Library! Wednesday, September 18th 10:30 am. PLEASE ARRIVE BY 10:15. Live commentary provided by Archaeologist Calvin Mires and Marine Biologist Dr. Kirstin Meyers.The library is located at 575 West Falmouth Highway. Marine Imaging Technologies is teaming with NOAA’s Office of National Marine Sanctuaries and Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution to explore the life and shipwrecks of Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary in Massachusetts Bay. The primary archaeological goal of the expedition is to assess the current state of several of the more than 200 wrecks in the sanctuary.
On Wednesday, September 18th 6:30-8:30pm, West Falmouth Library hosts a talk and slide show, “The Great New England Hurricane of 1938”, presented by Norah Schneider, PhD, Collections Manager of Falmouth Historical Society and Museums on the Green. West Falmouth Library is located at 575 West Falmouth Highway. This presentation was made possible in part with grant funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services and administered by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners.
The 43rd West Falmouth Library House Tour, Boutique and Cafe takes place on Sunday, September 29th, 11am-4pm. Tickets are $30 in advance, $35 the day of the event. Ticketholders will visit 6 lovely and unique properties in West Falmouth and the surrounding areas. Tickets are on sale now, available at the Library, Eight Cousins, Uncle Bill’s Country Store, Village Trading Company, West Falmouth Market, and Woods Hole Market. Your ticket to the 43rd Annual House Tour provides admission to the Boutique at the Library. Enjoy light refreshments at the cafe for a small donation. Place bids on silent auction items. Shop for handmade gifts and decorations. The library is located at 575 West Falmouth Highway.
The October meeting of World of Books meets at West Falmouth Library on Wednesday, October 2nd at 3:45pm. Discussing The Tin Ticket: The Heroic Journey of Australia’s Convict Women by Deborah J. Swiss. Books and authors with an international flavor. Meets on the first Wednesday of the month at 3:45pm, on the lower level of the Library. All are welcome–whether you’ve read the book or just want to listen to the discussion. The library is located at 575 West Falmouth Highway.