• Visit our Featured Events page
    to see what is coming up at the library!

     
  • OUR JEWELRY SALE IS HAPPENING NOW!


    Centerville Library's Ever-Popular Jewelry Sale!

    Choose your new favorites
    at our sale!

    March 13th - 31st

    ALL PROCEEDS TO BENEFIT THE LIBRARY.
  • Great gifts available...for yourself or someone special!

    BARNSTABLE BEARS: Lovingly dressed and donated by the group Knitting for a Cause.
    These adorable bears are available at either circulation desk for $25.



    These original Elizabeth Mumford coloring books have been paired with a box of 12 Crayola colored pencils to make gift-giving even easier!  The book alone is $10; $12 for the set.  We also still have a limited number of autographed books available for $15.
  • Mid Cape Chess Club



    Mid Cape Chess Club meets in the Poorvu Reading Room
    Tuesdays and Thursdays
    1:00 pm - 7:00 pm


    Players of all levels and ages are welcome!
  • Book Friends Group - Drop Ins Always Welcome!

    Next Meeting - Thursday, April 20th  (3rd Thursday each month)
    5:00 pm - Conference Room

    Book Club Image
    Upcoming Books: (click here for a complete list)
    April: Dark Tide: The great Boston molasses flood of 1919   by Stephen Puleo
    May:The Sleepwalker 
    by Chris Bohjalian


    For more info contact Nancy: n.ann.farrell@gmail.com


  • The Centerville Library Knitters meet every Friday afternoon
    2:45 pm - 4:45 pm
    in the Coyle Community Room
    Newcomers of all ages and abilities are always welcome!



April Artist of the Month:

Mosaic Artist Jim Bowen


Jim's original tiles are currently on display at the library. Jim and his wife Debbie Bowen have recently published My Mosaic Alphabet Book. Four years in the making, Jim created a unique masterpiece to introduce not only the alphabet to youngsters, but to show off this ancient art form to adults as well. Jim has taught hundreds of budding artists. His public art murals and individual mosaics can be seen at private homes, hospitals, art centers and along public ways.
Jim and Debbie Bowen will conduct a reading, book signing and paper mosaic workshop for children on Friday, April 21st, 10-11:30

Pre-registration is required; please call the Children's Room 508-790-6220 x105 to reserve a spot

March Featured Artist:
 
Eileen Powers
artist, photographer, designer



The Craigville Beach Shed Series
 
A talk with the artist, Sameness: Why We Respond to Repetition in Art
will be held Saturday, April 8, 11-12