• Brush Up on Your Vonnegut

    Brush Up on Your Vonnegut

    Brush up on your Vonnegut!  Read articles, view and listen to interviews, and visit websites that hightlight the life and work of author Kurt Vonnegut, who will be celebrated in […]

  • Sandy Neck Archives

    Sandy Neck Archives

    Over the past two years, Sturgis Library Director Lucy Loomis has worked with Town Councilor Ann Canedy and Sandy Neck resident Lucille Moquin to create an archive of images and […]

  • Sturgis Library History Interview

    Sturgis Library History Interview

    Library Director Lucy Loomis was interviewed in April 2014 by Sara Mannal of Barnstable This Morning, and they discussed the history and resources of the Sturgis Library.  Click the play […]

  • Ebay Sales for Sturgis Library

    Ebay Sales for Sturgis Library

    Sturgis Library sells donated, used, and deaccessioned books and other items — jewelry, collectibles, and more — on ebay to support Library programs and services.  Funds also go to support […]

  • Mary Sturgis Shaw Portrait Donated

    Mary Sturgis Shaw Portrait Donated

    Sturgis Library is pleased to accept the donation of a portrait of Mary Louisa Sturgis Shaw (1821-1870), one of the five daughters of Captain William Sturgis and his wife Elizabeth […]

  • Seed Lending at Sturgis Library

    Seed Lending at Sturgis Library

    Sturgis Library is partnering with the Cape Cod Food Hub to become one of Cape Cod’s first Seed Lending Libraries. The Seed Lending Library opened March 8th, 2014, and local […]

  • Town of Barnstable 375th Anniversary Celebration

    Town of Barnstable 375th Anniversary Celebration

    Beginning Sunday, May 4, 2014 with a Town Seal Rededication Ceremony in Barnstable Village, the Town will celebrate its past, present and future throughout the Seven Villages. Whether you are […]

  • Sturgis descendants donate portrait

    Sturgis descendants donate portrait

    Descendants of Library founder William Sturgis gathered at the Sturgis Library on Friday, November 1st, 2013 to pay tribute to an important member of the Sturgis family — William Sturgis […]

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