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Have you heard the news? The Chilmark Free Public Library
is now part of the CLAMS network, a consortium of all of the public
libraries on the Cape and Islands as well as Cape Cod Community College.
Your CLAMS card will be good at any CLAMS library. You can check
out from and return materials to any library that is convenient for you.
You now have access to a library of over 6,000 E-books and downloadable
Grow Your Family Tree
Ancestry.com is free at the Chilmark Public Library. Stop in and access this popular online genealogy resource free from a library computer.
Mango Language Programs online programs are free at the Chilmark Public Library
Click here to start learning a new language.
Since its founding in 2007, Mango Languages has grown to
become one of the world's leading providers of online language learning
products. Mango is free for all Chilmark Library patrons, accessible through
the library’s website with a Chilmark library card number. We now offer 77 languages! Mango also has a mobile app so you can learn on the go.
lesson combines real life situations and audio from native speakers with
simple, clear instructions. The courses are presented with an appreciation for
cultural nuance and real-world application that integrates components of
vocabulary, pronunciation, grammar and culture.
Chowder and a Movie
Fans of hot chowder and classic
movies will find something to cheer about when the Friends of the Chilmark
Public Library begin their winter Chowder and a Movie series.
Every Wednesday in January and February at noon, the library will serve up a
pot of hot chowder and a movie favorite. The movies and the chowder are free.
The schedule is as follows:
- 1/14 - The Best years of Our Lives - 1946 - with Frederick
March and Myrna Loy
- 1/21 - The Big Sleep - 1946 - with Humphrey Bogart and Lauren
- 1/28-The Ghost and Mrs Muir - 1947 - with Gene Tierney and
- 2/4 - Great Expectations - 1946 - with John Mills and Jean
- 2/11 - The Thirty-nine Steps - 1935 with Robert Donat and
Madeline Carroll directed by Hitchcock
- 2/18 - The Horn blows at Midnight - 1945 - with Jack Benny
and Alexis Smith
- 2/25 - The Day the Earth Stood Still - 1951 - with Michael
Rennie and Patricia Neal
Free Friday Films
Please join us for our water-themed movie festival! Fans of
classic movies, popcorn & juice will find something to cheer about when the
Friends of the Chilmark Public Library begin their Free Friday Films series. Fridays at 7 p.m.
- Jan. 16
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
- Jan. 23 On
- Jan. 30
- Feb. 6
- Feb. 13
- Feb. 20
- Feb. 27
- Mar. 6
Secret of Roan Inish
- Mar. 13 Old
Man and the Sea
to change – contact the library at 508-645-3360
by the Friends of the Chilmark Public Library