We are open 7 days a week

We have plenty of activities planned and hope you will take part in the fun! Please take the time to familiarize yourself with some of our events.
Now that Phase 3 has been approved by the Governor we are able to offer outdoor concerts, movies & more. Details in this newsletter.
Plein Air July 11th
Online and under the tent
Less artists and MORE ART!. Join us under the tent to view a variety of art while Plein Air artists paint around the village. We also have a "Buy it now" option available so you can grab and go. Our silent auction runs form 3:30 to 5 PM in person and online.

Enjoy Art Before our Plein Air Event,
Online Bidding is Open
2nd Plein Air Online Build-up
In order to support our artists and help fund the library we will be having an online auction of Osterville & Cape Cod artwork building up to Plein Air.

Plein Air Osterville is July 11th

Check out the artwork and bid on your favorites
Sign-up now or on Village Day, July 18th between 8-11 AM
41st Cape Cod 5k Run for the Library building up to Village Day July 18th
Run for the Library Gift with Registration
Be one of the first to register in any of the 4 categories and receive the following:

1 gaiter per individual (150)
1 gaiter per family (50)
1 medal per child (first 50)
1 small treat bag per dog (unlimited)

Prizes will be announced
Thank you to our Road Race Sponsors
The Osterville Village Library is very excited to have Osterville's premier Real Estate Agency,  Sotheby's International Realty  sponsor this major fundraising event for the library.

Prizes provided by Annmarie Edwards of  Guaranteed Rate  in Osterville.
We welcome The Trustees as a new sponsor for 2020. Trustees of Reservations preserve, for public use and enjoyment, properties of exceptional scenic, historic, and ecological value in Massachusetts.
It's Here! This could be your year! Ticket Information
You do not need to be present to win .
Gregg interviews Kristen from the
White Shark Conservancy
Get the latest info from The White Shark Conservancy Community Outreach Manager Kristen Kibblehouse
Speaking of being in the water,
Ski and Paddle Board Sale
It’s that time of year again, help support the Osterville Village Library while getting a great deal on outdoor gear with Vermont Ski and Sport!

Just add a product to the cart, and put “ OVL ” or “ OSTERVILLE ” in the order notes section , and a portion of the proceeds will go straight to the
Osterville Village Library.

This years paddle board special features and awesome complete inflatable board package for only $799!

For questions about which gear is right for you, call or text Jonathan at (802) 258-0282.

Outside Story-time at OVL at 10:00 AM
Wednesdays with Wendy
Saturday with Miss Audrey
New Online resources for kids & adults at home
To fulfill our mission to foster life-long learning, here are some opportunities to try something new using virtual technology.

* 4th of July Activities to Keep the Family Entertained All Day - website

* 9 Easy to Make 4th of July Games for Kids - website

* 25 Awesome Water Games Your Kids Can Play this Summer - website


* DIY Paper Spinner for Endless Fun - website

* Outside Scavenger Hunt - Printable

* The Dice Game/Fun & Easy Game for Kids and Adults - website


* Kids Fireworks Craft Using a Dish Brush - website

* Quick Fourth of July Craft for your Little ones - website

* Free, Printable 4th of July coloring Pages - website

Around the Village For Kids:

Stand up & Paddle Lessons - Link

News from around the Town

Town of Barnstable, Town Manager Newsletter from July 2nd - Read Now or watch Video

Beach Stickers by mail - more info

Beach Water Quality - more info

Changes to Recycling at the Transfer Station effective July 1, 2020 - more info

Coping with Stress & Fear - link

Need to Talk? Samaritans are available to Listen
During this unprecedented time, it can feel overwhelming to receive constant messages about COVID-19. Please know that we are here for you. Call or text our 24/7 helpline any time at 877-870-4673.

If you are a compromised adult in Osterville and need help reach out to OstervilleHelps.com

For COVID-19 information you can trust, please visit:

Yoga on the Lawn
Weather permitted. Sign up through Just Be Yoga Studio Mind/Body or email Pernille .
The schedule will be Monday and Friday 9:00 Slow Flow with Elin, Tuesday and Thursday 9:00 Flow with Pernille
Three upcoming Red Cross Blood Drives at OVL

Wednesday, July 15 th - 12am- 5pm
Tuesday, August 18 th-  12pm- 5pm
Wednesday, August 19 th 12pm- 5pm

Book you day and time below
The 2020
in digital form.

Read about Ned Crosby, Growing up Diggs, The Foxhole and Armstrong-Kelley Park to name of few of the articles in the 2020 edition.

Print version is available at the library in the notice board holders and out front of library.

Osterville In-person Service Video
Click arrow to view how we prepared to welcome you back inside the library.

Be Well!
Concerts & More on the Library Lawn
July 16th 6-7 PM Cape Cod Conservatory Smaller Big Band

July 23rd 6-7 Mike Dumas Band

July 30th 6-7 PM The Moonlighters

Oyster Event July 21st at 4PM, bClean, the Anglers Club & OVL


Outdoor Shows coming in August

Monday 9-4:45
Tuesday 10-4:45
Wednesday 9-4:45
Thursday 10-4:45
Friday 9-4:45
Saturday 9-3:45
Sunday 12-3:45

Subject to change as we work through opening guidelines and new procedures.

Any questions, please contact Cyndy Cotton cyndycotton@clamsnet.org

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43 Wianno Ave.
Osterville, MA 02655