Outer Cape Calendar
Thursday, Feb. 13, 2:30 & 4 p.m.
Winter Reading with Linda Ohlson Graham: She’ll discuss Henry David Thoreau’s Walden at 2:30 p.m. and pseudoscientist Erich von Däniken’s Chariots of the Gods? at 4 p.m. at Provincetown Public Library, 356 Commercial St. Free.
Thursday, Feb. 13, 6:30 p.m.
Valentine’s Dinner with Chef Michael Ceraldi: He offers seven courses at Wellfleet Preservation Hall, 335 Main St. Tickets $70 per person, $100 with wine pairings.
Friday, Feb. 14, 3-5 p.m.
For Valentine’s Day, enjoy a paired wine and chocolate tasting from Truro Vineyards and Chequessett Chocolate at the Truro Vineyards, 11 Shore Road. $10 per person.
Friday, Feb. 14, 6-8 p.m.
Visual arts fellow Antonius-Tín Bui’s exhibit has an opening reception at the Fine Arts Work Center, 24 Pearl St. in Provincetown. Free.
Saturday, Feb. 15, 10:30 a.m.
“Build, Test, and Destroy”: Design and engineering with Todd Schwebel at Truro Public Library, 7 Standish Way. Free.
Saturday, Feb. 15, 11 a.m.-noon & 1-2 p.m.
Come talk about the news and what you think it ought to be at Provincetown Independent’s Open Newsroom at Truro Public Library, 7 Standish Way, at 11 a.m. and Provincetown Public Library, 356 Commercial St., at 1 p.m. Free.
Saturday, Feb. 15, 2 p.m.
Ian Edwards is holding a seminar for prospective TEDxProvincetown speakers on improving the potential for your talk idea at Arcadia’s upstairs gallery at 131 Commercial St. in Provincetown. Free.
Saturday, Feb. 15, 2 p.m.
Meet the new town manager, Robin Craver, and mingle with coffee at Provincetown Public Library, 356 Commercial St. Free.
Saturday, Feb. 15, 3-6 p.m.
“Free Expression: Art About Loving, Living, and Creating” is an exhibit with an opening reception at Four Eleven Gallery at 411 Commercial St. in Provincetown. Free.
Sunday, Feb. 16, 2-3:30 pm
Wild Care gives a winter talk on “Galapagos: The Untouched Lands” with Executive Director Stephanie Ellis at Eastham Public Library, 190 Samoset Road. RSVP required at (508) 404-4145 or [email protected].
Tuesday, Feb. 18, 6 p.m.
The Provincetown Book Discussion Group takes on Toni Morrison’s Beloved at the Provincetown Public Library, 356 Commercial St. Free.
Wednesday, Feb. 19, 10 a.m.
“Adding Stones, Small Terraces, and Paths to the Informal Garden”: A meeting of the Wellfleet Gardeners with Joyce Williams that’s open to the public at Wellfleet Public Library, 55 West Main St. Refreshments and socializing from 9:30 a.m. Free.
Wednesday, Feb. 19, 1-2 p.m. & 3-4 p.m.
Creature Teachers of the four-legged and other varieties come to the Eastham Public Library at 190 Samoset Road at 1 p.m. and the Wellfleet Public Library at 55 W. Main St. at 3 p.m. For kids age four and up and adults, no registration required. Free.
Wednesday, Feb. 19, 1:15 p.m.
In “Story Swap: The Pilgrims After Plymouth,” Dan Sanders shares stories of the families that came across the Atlantic on the Mayflower at Provincetown Council on Aging at 2 Mayflower St. Free.
Wednesday, Feb. 19, 1:30 p.m.
“Protect Yourself From Fraud” is a presentation by Seamen’s Bank at the Wellfleet Council on Aging at 715 Old King’s Highway. Free.
Wednesday, Feb. 19, 6-8 p.m.
Winter Wednesdays features the drop-in classes Intro to Illumination; The Art of Dying; Ayurveda: Discovery of the Inner Healer; Talk (Wood)Shop; Future-proofing Cape Cod; Improv 101; The Art of Calligraphy; Graphic Design: Basic & Beyond; and Bookbinding & Zine-making; at the Provincetown Schools, 12 Winslow St. Free, with free parking, cab service and childcare as well. Go to winterwednesdays.org.