Town of Dennis News: Final Draft of Open Space and Recreation Plan

A Public Comment period will run from September 9, 2019, to October 25, 2019, on the 2019 Final Draft of the Dennis Open Space and Recreation Plan. Paper copies are available at Dennis Public Library, Dennis Senior Center and Dennis Planning Office, or accessed at the following link:

National Night Out in Dennis Port

Tuesday, August 5 from 4:00 - 7:00 pm


Come for National Night Out in Dennis Port – a community event celebrating police and citizens working together. The Dennis Public Library will have a booth offering free face painting and library souvenirs. During the day, come and enjoy all the library’s events:

At 3:00 p.m. – Creature Teachers: The Nature of My Backyard
This popular children’s program explores the lives of the creatures living in our own backyards. Meet some of the common animals that we encounter every day.

At 7:00 p.m. – Visiting author Diane Hester
Diane Hester is a US citizen currently living in Australia. Her new release Run to Me has just been named as a finalist in the 2014 Daphne du Maurier Awards for Excellence in Mystery/Suspense writing. The story is set in New England – Boston, New Hampshire, and northern Maine - and features Shyler O’Neil, a mother who has lost her son when another threatened boy comes into her life.

At midnight, 12:00 a.m. Wednesday, August 6th – the movie “Divergent”
Dennis Public Library is getting in on the release of this hot new pic! Doors open at 11:30 p.m. on Tuesday, August 5th