Happy 200th Birthday, Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862)
The Dennis Libraries are celebrating all year. Stay tuned for lectures, book clubs, and other activities related to Thoreau and our appreciation of nature.
"On tops of mountains, as everywhere to hopeful souls, it is always morning."
Author's Friday - Chip Bishop
Friday, September 26 at 2:00 pm
Chip Bishop is the author of The Lion and the Journalist: The Unlikely Friendship of Theodore Roosevelt and Joseph Bucklin Bishop, which profiled Chip's great uncle and his relationship with the renowned president.
His second and newest book Quentin and Flora, set against the backdrop of The Great War in Europe, is the untold tale of Theodore Roosevelt's youngest son and his secret fiancee, Flora Payne Whitney.
Chip is a former resident of West Dennis, who conducted research for his first book at Dennis Public Library.
Please register at the Library or call 508-760-6219. This year's Author's Friday Series is charging a $5 fee for attendance, which benefits the Friends of the Dennis Public Library. Funds raised help pay for library programs and materials.