Food for Fines

Throughout January and February at The Provincetown Public Library

Beginning in January, the Provincetown Public Library will continue one of its most well-received initiatives, the Food for Fines program. Food for Fines enables patrons facing overdue fines to get a fresh start and directly benefit members of our community by donating food or personal care items in place of library late fees.

Free Movie Nights: The Awful Truth

January 9, 2019 at 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm at Provincetown Public Library

This month’s theme at the Library is The Cary Grant Film Festival. The selection this Wednesday is the 1937 film The Awful Truth. a screwball comedy concerning the machinations of a soon-to-be-divorced couple who go to great lengths to ruin each other’s romantic escapades as well as retain custody of a dog. Lots of silly fun!

Mews Restaurant Provincetown

Film Art: A Flash of Green

January 9, 2019 at 7:00 pm at Waters Edge Cinema

As part of the Provincetown Film Art Series by the Provincetown Film Society and PAAM, this week’s selection is the 1984 Victor Nunez drama A Flash of Green. A small-town reporter on the rural Florida coast resists manipulation by corporate polluters and sides with an environmental activist.

Coffeehouse XXVIII: Tom Leidenfrost

January 14, 2019 from 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm at The Mews

The 28th season of Coffeehouse at the Mews is well underway and this week features Cape Cod accordion-player and singer/songwriter Tom Leidenfrost. Not in Provincetown or can’t make it to the Mews? You can always listen live at

In the News

Provincetown History Snippets: Harry Kemp and Plymouth Rock

December 28

Cannabis Provincetown

Could a Cape Cod Town Be the Commonwealth’s Cannabis Capital?

December 31

Provincetown Library Reading Group

Provincetown Public Library Reading Group

January 2

ptownie DIspatch gameplan

Valentine’s Day in Provincetown

February 14, 2019

Snowbound Leather Weekend

February 22, 2019 – February 24, 2019

Year Rounders Festival

March 9, 2019

Out of Hibernation Weekend

March 15, 2019 – March 17, 2019

Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum Opens

April 1, 2019

Gays for Patsy’s Annual Stomp

April 26, 2019 – April 28, 2019