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Programs this week from the Yarmouth Town Libraries

Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency Encourages Residents to Stay Safe During Extreme Heat

Hot temperatures combined with high humidity levels are expected to create dangerous heat conditions, with the most oppressive conditions expected Saturday. 

The Yarmouth Town Libraries will be open on Saturday should residents need an air conditioned building as a respite from the extreme heat. Our hours are as follows.

South Yarmouth Library: 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
West Yarmouth Library: 11:00 a.m.-4:00p.m.


Summer Reading 2019:
A Universe of Stories

Summer Reading has begun! Participants keep track of their reading times for a chance to win prizes. The more you read the better your chances! “A Universe of Stories” is sponsored by the Yarmouth Town Libraries, South Yarmouth and West Yarmouth Library Associations, the Massachusetts Library System, the Boston Bruins, and the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners. Registration is under way! Call the Library at 508-760-4820 X 1316 to sign up.


Story Time West

Friday, July 19, 11:30 a.m.
West Yarmouth Library

Enjoy stories, songs and a creative activity. All ages are welcome. Children under 8 need to bring an adult.


2019 Household Hazardous Waste Collection 

Saturday, July 20, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Yarmouth Senior Center
528 Forest Rd. West Yarmouth

What to bring: Cleaners & Chemicals, Gasoline, Mercury Products, Pool Chemicals, Oil-based Paints, Polishes & Stains, Pesticides, Lawn Chemicals. For more information, visit 


50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing

Saturday, July 20, 11:00 a.m.
South Yarmouth Library
Celebrate with us, as we commemorate the
Apollo 11 moon landing with space and astronaut- themed stories, activities and refreshments. No sign-up required; just drop in. Children under 8 need to bring an adult.


Monday Movie Matinees:
The Iron Giant 

Monday, July 22, 2:00 p.m. 
South Yarmouth Library

Join us for family movies at the South Yarmouth
Library in the Leonard Room. From the director of The Incredibles, a young boy befriends a giant robot from outer space that a paranoid government agent wants to destroy. All ages are welcome. Children under eight need to bring an adult. Rated PG. 86 minutes.


Summer Musical Discoveries 

Tuesday, July 23, 10:30 a.m.
South Yarmouth Library 

A musical experience for the whole family! For infants to 5-year-old children and their caregivers. Singing, small and large motor movement, instruments and fun! Classes are FREE. Our thanks to the South Yarmouth Library Association for funding this popular family program. 


July Book Discussion Group

Tuesday, July 23, 3:00 p.m.
South Yarmouth Library

The South Yarmouth Library’s Book Discussion Group meets monthly. In July we will discuss Blackbird House by Alice Hoffman. An evocative work that traces the lives of the various occupants of an old Cape Cod house over a span of two hundred years. Join us! 


Wednesdays at West 
S.T.E.A.M. Activities for grades K-4*
Outer Space Terrariums 

Wednesday, July 24, 2:00 p.m.
West Yarmouth Library
The library provides all the supplies. Registration suggested.  *Children under 8 need to bring an adult.


Outdoor Story Time

Thursday, July 25, 10:30 a.m. 
South Yarmouth Library

On the lawn, weather permitting, or in the Leonard Room if bad weather. Stories, games, hoola hoops, bubbles and more! For all ages; children under 8 need to bring an adult.


Save the date:
Song and Dance Around the Planet
Presented by Sagit Zilberman

Friday, July 26, 3:00 p.m.
South Yarmouth Library

Our special guest is an international musician performing with a variety of instruments from around the globe.  No sign-up required; just drop in. For all ages; children under 8 need to bring an adult.

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