The New England Right Whale Festival is a celebration of the current efforts to save North Atlantic right whales from extinction. The New England Aquarium is teaming up with the Adams School Calvineers, of Castine, Maine, to invite the public to learn from local scientists, researchers, and educators about the efforts taking place in our backyard to protect this highly endangered species.
Spend the morning helping to prepare the new Pollinator Path and a number of other activities in preparation for the upcoming season and museum's annual plant sale. Event runs 8:30-1PM. CARE's 2016 grants will be awarded at lunch. Visit our website for details and registration.
The Main Gallery at Castle Hill holds bi-weekly gallery exhibitions are held all summer. Opening receptiona are on alternating Thursdays from 4 - 6pm. Light refreshments are served. Come join us!
Join us to celebrate ALL Of the Moms in your life! Mothers, sisters, daughters, aunts, grandmothers, friends, moms, or yourself! Every mom is important and deserves to be celebrated and cherished!! Join us for an evening of shopping, sipping and nibbling! For added fun, we will have a few local vendors:
Fishgirl Designs - Fine jewelry inspired by seaside living, Rodan & Fields - Dermatologist created skincare prodcts, Siganka - Relaxed & timeless cotton clothing
Shop WITH or FOR the MOMS in YOUR life!!!!
Get to know the people and plants that make Heritage one of New England’s top public gardens as part of this annual celebration, presented in partnership with the American Public Gardens Association. Sandwich residents enjoy free admission today with proof of residence. 11-11:45am and 2-2:45pm. Tour guides will share favorite garden features during these walking tours. No advance registration required. Free with museum admission.
Walk-up Registration on May 7th begins 9:00 am at the Village Green. Harbor Walk Fun Run begins at 10:00 am at the Village Green. Cape Abilities is thrilled to once again present its all-inclusive, family-friendly Cape Abilities Harbor Walk Fun Run on Saturday May 7th, at the Hyannis Village Green on Main Street! Hundreds of people from all walks of life are participating in this annual 2.2 mile walk and fun run that takes place at one of Hyannis’ most beautiful parks for live music, games, food, prizes, entertainment and wellness activities!
Join Daniel Haslam III, Vice President of Walkabout International and a San Diego historian, and walk around the former settlement of Chequaquet, or “Pleasant Cove”, which was a farming community turned seafaring town with 100+ ship captain residents. We’ll walk by the historic South Congregational Church and learn how it was moved, view war memorials, the historical society, and homes of many prominent figures, such as those who were active in the Underground Railroad and were important inventors.