PPL Cookbook Club – August Preserving

The PPL Cookbook Book Club is meeting on the third Tuesday of the month at 7:00 PM – this month’s meeting will take place on August 21st.  The book club is run by Technical Services Librarian, Liz Dube. We will be reading/reviewing a wide range of cookbooks to include: various cooking techniques, specific chefs, and […]

Library Summer Feast on the Front Lawn

Join us on the front lawn on Sunday, August 19th between 10:00 and 2:00 as we celebrate our summer filled with gardening, fun in the sun and reading, reading, reading!  We will have pie eating contests, be judging preserves and jellies, and much more! Pie Eating Contest: Register here! 10 competitors per age group! Harvest […]

Don’t Miss Oklahoma!

Tuesday Night Movie Series We are closing out our summer Tuesday Night Movies Series with the classic musical Oklahoma!, which will be shown on August 28th. 2 hour, 25 minute – Rated G Description: Rodgers and Hammerstein’s 1943 Broadway musical Oklahoma was turned into a classic film version in 1955 starring Gordon MacRae, Shirley Jones, Gloria […]

Botanical Kitchen – Cooking with Culinary & Medicinal Herbs

Join us in the Meeting Room on Monday, August 20th when chef, gardener, and herbalist Karina Hines will present an interactive program featuring the culinary and medicinal herbs growing in our own garden here at the library. Tastings of various culinary herbal recipes will be available to sample. (Please note:  as of August 16th, registration […]

Summer Movies Continue With We Bought A Zoo

Tuesday Night Movie Series The next to last film in our summer Tuesday Night Movies Series is We Bought A Zoo, which will be shown on August 14th. 2 hour, 4 minute – Rated PG Description: Acclaimed filmmaker Cameron Crowe (Jerry Maguire, Almost Famous) directs an amazing and true story about a single dad who […]

Giovanni’s Room – PPL Classics Book Club August Title

Join us for our discussion series on classic authors. We will next meet on Monday evening, August 27th, 2018 at 6:30 PM in the boardroom at the Main Library for a book talk led by Library Director Jennifer Harris and Georgina Chanatry. Our title this month will be Giovanni’s Room by James Baldwin. Copies of […]

Stargazing On the Lawn

Update:  Unfortunately, we will not be stargazing tomorrow! The weather is not cooperating and clouds will obscure our view. We are working with South Shore Astronomical Society to schedule another date! Stay tuned for details. Teens and tweens:  join us on the front lawn to look at the stars on Tuesday, July 31st at 8:00 […]

Up Next: Book Groups At The Branch, August Titles

Do you enjoy reading and discussing books? Would you like to attend a Book Group? The Manomet Branch Library hosts two monthly book discussion groups, our Vintage Reads Book Group which focuses on older fiction which has stood the test of time and our History Book Club which focuses on books with engaging topics from […]