Due to the expected blizzard conditions, the library and town hall are closed on Tuesday, March 13. We anticipate opening at our regular time on Wednesday morning. Please check website for updates. Stay safe!
For more information on the storm, please see: National Weather Service
Due to the storm conditions and high winds, the library and town hall are closing early today. We anticipate opening at our regular time on Saturday morning. Please check website for updates. Stay safe. For more information on the storm, please see: National Weather Service
Dine to Donate at Offshore Ale
Thursday, March 15, 2018
Dinner 5pm – 8:30pm.
The Library Friends of Oak Bluffs are hosting a fundraiser in collaboration with Offshore Ale company. Dine at Offshore on March 15, and they will donate 20% of your food bill* to the Library Friends!
LFOB dine to donate coupon
*20% of your pre-tax food sale goes to the Library Friends of Oak Bluffs to support Oak Bluffs Public Library programs, services & collections.
— Dine-in only — Ticket must be presented —
Tickets available at:
o Oak Bluffs Public Library circulation desk
o Showing your server the coupon electronically (example: this page on your phone) is also acceptable.
In anticipation of unsafe blizzard conditions, the library will close at 12pm on Thursday, January 4. Bundle up and stay safe!
What are you thankful for this year? We are thankful for our Library Friends! Read the January 2018 Friends’ newsletter to review the great year we had and join us this Saturday, Dec. 2nd from 12-2 for our Library Friends of Oak Bluffs’ Annual Holiday Open House. Read the newsletter online, or download the PDF using the link below.
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The Library will be opening late this Wednesday October 25th to accommodate staff training. Amended hours that day will be from 1 pm to 5 pm. Thank you for your understanding.
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.