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Annual Fall for Harwich

Saturday, September 1, 2018 to Wednesday, October 31, 2018
Harwich, MA

Celebrate Harwich with walking tours, art shows in the park, Cranberry Arts & Music Fest at Brooks Park, lobster roll lunch, farmers markets and more!

"Minds and Hands" -The MIT Glass Lab

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 9:30am to Sunday, October 21, 2018 - 5:00pm
Sandwich Glass Museum, 129 Main Street, Sandwich, MA 02563

"Mens et Manus" - "Minds and Hands" - is the motto of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).  It perfectly describes the spirit of the MIT Glass Lab.  Hosted by MIT's Department of Materials Science and Engineering, theGlass lab has existed for more than 40 years.  It is a place where MIT students from a wide array of backgrounds in science and engineering learn the ancient art of glass blowing, working in teams and exploring the artistic approaches to glass.  Open to all members of the MIT community, the Glass Lab is fertile ground for the propagation of hybrid ideas.  Minds and

MIT Glass Lab - Science, Engineering, and Art

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 9:30am to Sunday, October 21, 2018 - 5:00pm
Sandwich Glass Museum, 129 Main Street, Sandwich

Started in 1972, the MIT Glass Lab was launched as an interdisciplinary course in the Massachusetts Institute of Technolog's Department of Material Science and Engineering, called "Materials Processing: An Historical and Engineering Approach".  In 1985 the Glass Lab was complete renovated and its mission updated realizing its potential not only as a hands-on teaching resource, but also as a source of team building.  Today the program features both art and science as equal partners.  This exhibition will showcase glass produced in the Lab, cane design, 3D glass printing, as well as some of t

Herman Maril: The Strong Forms of Our Experience

Friday, August 17, 2018 to Sunday, October 28, 2018
Cahoon Museum of American Art 4676 Falmouth Road, Cotuit, MA 02635

This exhibition focuses on the large and important body of work that modern artist Herman Maril (1908-1986) created on paper throughout his career. His spare but evocative drawings, watercolors, and prints illustrate the Maryland countryside, streets in his home city of Baltimore, and the Cape Cod shores where he spent his summers.

Meet Spinnaker, A Very Special Humpback Whale

Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 10:00am to Sunday, September 30, 2018 - 4:00pm
Center for Coastal Studies, 5 Holway Avenue, Provincetown, MA 02657

The Center for Coastal Studies in Provincetown is home to the fully preserved skeleton of an 11-year old humpback whale named Spinnaker. Come and learn how she lived, died, and finally came to rest at the Center.

July and August: 10 am – 4 pm, Sunday – Friday

September:  10 am – 4 pm, Monday – Saturday

Spinnaker was born in 2004. Her mother's name is Palette in 2004, and her grandmother is named Compass.

Chatham Bars Inn Cooking School

Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 1:00pm to Sunday, September 30, 2018 - 7:00pm
Chatham Bars Inn, 297 Shore Rd, Chatham, MA 02633

Join our chefs and learn how to make some wonderful dishes, meet our team, and enjoy a family meal together.

Thursday - Pasta, Pasta, Pasta!
$85 per person
4pm – 7pm

Suzanne M. Packer - Cape Waters Abstracted

Saturday, August 25, 2018 to Sunday, November 18, 2018
Cape Cod Museum of Art 60 Hope Lane, Dennis, MA 02638

Public Reception, Thursday, August 30th, 5:30 - 7:00 pm // Preceded by a Gallery talk at 4:30

This exhibition puts the spotlight on Suzanne M. Packer, Cape Cod Museum of Art’s 2018 Artist Muse Award honoree for outstanding contributions to the Museum and art community.  Known for her colorful still life oil paintings and her white-line woodblock prints, this show introduces us to her recent abstract oil paintings which have been inspired by her days spent painting the various water views on Cape Cod.

Start Your Engines: Cars and Stars of the Indy 500

Saturday, April 14, 2018 - 10:00am to Monday, October 8, 2018 - 5:00pm
Heritage Museums & Gardens, 67 Grove Street, Sandwich

Start Your Engines: Cars and Stars of the Indy 500 is located in the Automobile Gallery, which is a reproduction of the Round Stone Barn at Hancock Shaker Village. Learn more about the cars in Heritage’s antique automobile collection.

Wendell Minor’s America

Saturday, April 14, 2018 - 10:00am to Monday, October 8, 2018 - 5:00pm
Heritage Museums & Gardens, 67 Grove Street, Sandwich

Wendell Minor’s America celebrates the artist’s four-decade career, highlighting his twenty-fifth anniversary as a preeminent illustrator of children’s books, each inspired by his love of history, art, science, and the natural world. Artworks gleaned from his expansive visual chronicles, and commentary reflecting on his collaborations with our nation’s most prominent authors, scientists, and historians, showcase a quarter-century of unforgettable picture book art.

Camp Candoit Exhibit

Thursday, June 28, 2018 to Sunday, December 23, 2018
Historical Society of Santuit & Cotuit, 1148 Main Street Cotuit

Camp Candoit was the WWII Amphibious Training facility that was located where Cotuit Bay Shores is now. Courtesy of the Cape Cod Military Museum, the display will showcase genuine WWII artifacts, memorabilia and photographs to help share this amazing story of service, ingenuity, hardship and victory. Camp Candoit played a critical role during the war, representing an important part of our local heritage, and of our national and global history.