To accommodate staff training, the Library will be opening late on Wednesday October 25th. Amended hours that day will be from 1 pm to 5 pm. Thank you for your understanding.
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Join us tonight to learn about harvesting and preparing a local food source! Tasty samples will be provided.
Due to the oncoming tropical storm, we are postponing tonight’s program: Nat Benjamin’s Sail to Haiti. We plan to reschedule the event to an evening in October.
For now, the library plans to remain open. Tonight’s pajama-friendly Family Night at 6:30 in the children’s room will still take place. Please see NOAA’s website for up-to-date storm warnings and watches. Although we may miss the brunt of the storm, be cautious of high winds, coastal flooding, and potential power outages.. Stay safe!
Please take a few minutes to complete this survey. If you choose to enter your email address at the end, you will be put in a drawing to win an ipad Pro!
On Thursday, April 27th at 6pm join Reference Librarian Nina Ferry and former editors of the MV Times Nelson Sigelman and Doug Cabral, for an evening of talks on getting reliable information, the fake news phenomenon, and what journalistic integrity means in 2017.
Sorry for the inconvenience yesterday, Tuesday 4/25/17, when our computers were down after lunch. Please note they are back in action as of Wednesday 4/26/17. We will see you at the library!
Due to the pending Nor’Easter, the library will be closed all day on March 14th. We will re-open Wednesday, March 15th at 10:00 am. Please see NOAA website for up-to-date storm warnings and watches. Although we may miss the brunt of the snow with this one, be cautious of high winds, coastal flooding, and ice. Stay safe!
Due to the weather conditions, the Oak Bluffs Public Library is closing at 12pm on Friday, March 10. We will re-open tomorrow morning at 10am.
Be safe out there tomorrow. Please see link below for updates from National Weather Service.
We will see you on Friday 🙂
The Oak Bluffs Public Library will be closed on Saturday, January 7 due to blizzard conditions. Stay safe and warm, everyone!
URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGENATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA253 PM EST FRI JAN 6 2017-DUKES MA-NANTUCKET MA-INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…..VINEYARD HAVEN.253 PM EST FRI JAN 6 2017…WINTER STORM WARNING FROM 7 AM SATURDAY TO 4 AM EST SUNDAY…THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORMWARNING FOR SNOW…WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM SATURDAY TO 4 AMEST SUNDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.* LOCATIONS…INCLUDE SOUTH AND SOUTHEAST COASTAL MASSACHUSETTSINCLUDING CAPE COD…MARTHAS VINEYARD…AND NANTUCKET.* SNOW ACCUMULATION…OF 12 TO 16 INCHES.* TIMING…SNOW OVERSPREADS THE AREA SATURDAY MORNING BECOMINGHEAVY AT TIMES SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING…THEN TAPERINGOFF LATE SATURDAY NIGHT.* IMPACTS…NEAR BLIZZARD CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE AS SNOW BECOMESHEAVY AT TIMES ALONG WITH GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS RESULTING INCONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF SNOW WITH NEAR WHITE OUTCONDITIONS FORECAST. UNTREATED ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED ANDSLICK. VISIBILITY WILL BE REDUCED. TRAVEL WILL BECOME HAZARDOUS.* WINDS…NORTH 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.* VISIBILITIES…ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…A WINTER STORM WARNING IS ISSUED WHEN AN AVERAGE SNOWFALL OF 6INCHES OR MORE IS EXPECTED WITHIN A 12 HOUR PERIOD…OR FOR 8INCHES OR MORE IN A 24 HOUR PERIOD.TRAVEL WILL BE SLOW AT BEST ON WELL TREATED SURFACES…AND QUITEDIFFICULT ON UNTREATED SURFACES. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN EMERGENCY. IFYOU MUST TRAVEL…KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT…FOOD…AND WATER INYOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.