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Programs this week at the Yarmouth Town Libraries


South Yarmouth Knitting Group

South Yarmouth Library
Friday, April 20, 9:00 a.m.
Wednesday, April 25, 6:00 p.m.

Alice Bowen of South Yarmouth is hosting a regular knitting group. (On Fridays, please ring the main entrance doorbell to be admitted.)


Karaoke Coding- Rock On!!

Friday, April 20, 2:00-3:00 p.m.
South Yarmouth Library

For ages 11 or older. Learn how to make a beat box using portable microphones and coding software. Presented by the Rhode Island Computer Museum. Space is limited. To register, please call 508-760-4820 x 1316 or sign up on the Library Event Calendar at www.yarmouthlibraries.org.


Good Stories, Well Read

Saturday, April 21, 2:30 p.m.
West Yarmouth Library

Hear classic short stories read by Cape Cod actors. Organized by Toby Wilson, each experience of Good Stories, Well Read is unique. No registration required, but come early to get a good seat by the fireplace at the West Yarmouth Library.


Catch the Beat! All Ages Drum Circle

Saturday, April 21, 2:00-3:00 p.m. 
South Yarmouth Library

Facilitated by Sam Holmstock, one of the co-founders of the world fusion ensemble, Entrain, and the percussionist behind the band's unique sound.


Sunday Author Series:
National Poetry Month
Lauren Wolk and Lucile Burt

Sunday, April 22, 2 p.m.
South Yarmouth Library

Enjoy contemporary poetry with Cape Cod writer and poet Lauren Wolk and poet Lucile Burt. Celebrate National Poetry Month at the South Yarmouth Library. Reservations strongly encouraged, as this is a popular program and space is limited. Call or visit the Library to sign up. Sponsored by the South Yarmouth Library Association.

Save the date: Sunday, May 20, at 2:00 p.m.
Patry Francis and The Orphans of Race Point.
Hear about the writer's journey in creating this "place" novel with Cape Cod author Patry Francis at the South Yarmouth Library at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, May 20.


Story Times in April

Story Time West
Friday, April 20, 11:30 a.m.
West Yarmouth Library
All ages are welcome. Children under 8 need to bring an adult.

Preschool Story Time
Tuesday, April 24, 10:30 a.m.
South Yarmouth Library
For ages 3-5 and their caregivers.

Baby Story Time 
Thursday, April 26, 10:30 a.m.
South Yarmouth Library 
For infants-3 years old and their caregivers.


Home Delivery

Are you unable to get to the library? Need a delivery of books, DVDs or magazines? We can help.The Yarmouth Town Libraries offer delivery for people with illness or a condition that prevents them from coming to the Library. For more information, call 508-760-4820 or 508-775-5206.


2018 Cecelia Siemen Scholarship
Open for Applications

Deadline: April 30
The South Yarmouth Library Association offers the Cecelia Siemen Scholarship in the Visual Arts annually. The $3,000 award advances the study and knowledge of a student of the visual arts. To be eligible, applicants must have completed one academic year at a college or art institute by the end of the school year in which the scholarship is offered.

Applications are available now at the South Yarmouth Library or from the website. See
www.yarmouthlibraries.org for the link to download an application on the home page. Applications include the completed form, course work transcripts, three (3) letters of recommendation, a portfolio, and a personal statement.  Applications to the South Yarmouth Library Association are due April 30, 2018. Questions? Contact Mary Jane Xenakis at mjxartworks28@hotmail.com 

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