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Tuesday, October 13, 2015 -
9:30am to 3:30pm
New England Aquarium Ocean Center

In part two of this eight-week series, learn about ocean animals that are blue, purple, white, and black.Available sessions at 9:30 a.m and 11:00 a.m., or 2:30 p.m. (Tuesday only)

Habilitation Therapy Train the trainer curriculum: Caring for People with Alzheimer's Disease

Wednesday, October 14, 2015 -
9:00am to 4:30pm
Barnstable County Complex, Barnstable, MA 02630

This curriculum is for professionals caring for people living with Alzheimer's Disease.

The newly revised curriculum is a train the trainer model created to prepare attendees, already familiar with Alzheimer's and dementia care, to train direct care staff in a wide array of care settings.  The 7 hour training teached attendees the 13 hour curriculum in best Habilitation Therapy practices.  Modules include a PowerPoint presentation, discussion activities, lecture and demonstration, role-play and group work.

Module Topics:

-Understanding Alzheimer's and Dementia

2nd Wednesday Theater: The Belle of Amherst

Wednesday, October 14, 2015 -
7:30pm to 9:30pm
Cotuit Center for the Arts, 4404 Falmouth Road, Cotuit, MA 02635

In The Belle of Amherst, Emily Dickinson welcomes audiences into her lifelong Amherst homestead in mid-19th century Massachusetts. While Dickinson found solace in solitude through much of her life, acclaimed playwright William Luce weaves her poems, diaries, and letters into a one-woman portrait of one of America’s greatest and most prolific poets, mixing Dickinson’s encounters with close friends and family with the poet’s own, often amusing observations.

Martha's Vineyard Food & Wine Festival

Thursday, October 15, 2015 to Sunday, October 18, 2015

 This boutique Festival features the best local culinary talent, producers and ingredients; while organically aligning with celebrated chefs, gastronomic educators and vintners from around the world for a fresh, unique-to-the-Island experience.


Friday, October 16, 2015 - 3:30pm to Sunday, November 15, 2015 - 2:30pm
105 Division Street, West Harwich MA 02671

TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD: October 16 - November 15 Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 PM Sundays at 2 PM. By Christopher Sergel and Harper Lee. Directed by Julie Allen Hamilton. Set in Alabama during the Great Depression, To Kill a Mockingbird follows the journey of Jem and Scout Finch, whose father has been appointed to defend Tom Robinson, a black man framed for a crime he didn’t commit. As the trial progresses, Jem and Scout witness their community in a tense tug of war between justice and racism.

Cape Cod Oyster Week

Saturday, October 17, 2015 to Saturday, October 24, 2015

Cape Cod Oyster Week spotlights all things Oysters from Provincetown to Woods Hole, bringing edu-tainment fun, gastronomic delights, and oyster aficionado knowledge to all. ​ The week seeks to build oyster awareness about this water filtering machine, coastal protector, and habitat provider. Cape Cod Oyster Week is a fun aqua-cultural fusion of science, arts, and gastronomic delights for young and old alike.  The 6th International Oyster symposium will occur during Cape Cod Oyster Week 2015.

Wellfleet Oyster Fest

Saturday, October 17, 2015 to Sunday, October 18, 2015

Shucking contest, food vendors, educational booths, poetry readings, live music and more!

Annual Harwich-Dennis Rotary Scallop Festival

Saturday, October 17, 2015 -
11:30am to 7:00pm
The Weatherdeck Restaurant, 168 Route 28, West Harwich