Monthly Archives: March 2008

Water Conservation for Your Garden

URI Master Gardener Beverly O’Keefe, the “RI Water Lady,” will share clever water conservation practices for gardens. Discover how the use of rain barrels, soaker hoses and drip irrigation can help plants flourish—especially during hot summer months. Get info about … Continue reading

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Signs of Hope: Dave Kane Speaks About the Station Fire

Dave Kane, a well known radio personality and talk-show host, wrote the first book to come out of Rhode Island’s February 20th, 2003 tragic Station Nightclub Fire—41 Signs of Hope. It was the fourth deadliest nightclub fire in American history … Continue reading

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Meet and Greet Revolutionary War Reenactors

Members of the Rehoboth Minute Company will be available to share information about their experiences as Revolutionary War re-enactors at this open house event. Their non-profit group participates in weekend encampments, parades, school events and library talks. They will be … Continue reading

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Reverse Mortgage Educational Seminar

This free seminar, for homeowners at least 62 years of age, along with their families, will cover what a reverse mortgage is, common misconceptions, who qualifies, the tax benefits, the costs and some of the different types of Reverse Mortgages. … Continue reading

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Global Warming: How Gardeners Can Adapt to Climate Change

Gardens are bigger contributors to greenhouse gases than you might think. Climate change will affect gardeners, but it’s not all bad news! URI Master Gardener Coordinator Rosanne Sherry will share tips on how to reduce energy use in gardens. The … Continue reading

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New Stuff!

New Fiction Ackroyd, Peter The Fall of Troy Brooks, Geraldine People of the Book Evanovich, Janet Plum Lucky King, Stephen Duma Key Miller, Sue The Senator’s Wife Woods, Stuart Beverly Hills Dead New Non-Fiction Bowen, Will A Complaint Free World … Continue reading

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Did You Know…?

“Off the Shelf” is now available online! Our new E-Newsletter is alwaysup-to-date. Add us to your RSS Feed Reader and see what’s new right away. You’ll find it at www.cumberlandlibrary.org/newsletter. Check it out! The Library now offers access to the … Continue reading

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