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FORGOTTEN PORT: Provincetown's Whaling Heritage

Tuesday, April 1, 2014 - 09:00 to Sunday, November 30, 2014 - 08:00
Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum, 1 High Pole Hill Rd, Provincetown, MA
This new exhibition at the Provincetown Museum tells the story of the historical importance of the whaling industry to the town's development and follows the evolution of the town from hunting whales to saving whales. Also on display: The History, Restoration and Historic Journey of the Charles W. Morgan. Admission is $12 adults, $10 seniors, $4 children; children under the age of four enter free. PMPM provides ample parking in the center of Town; $12 parking fee includes one free adult admission to the Monument and Museum.


Thursday, May 1, 2014 - 12:00 to Saturday, November 29, 2014 - 11:00
Thornton W. Burgess Society, 6 Discovery Hill Road, East Sandwich, MA 02537
Drop by and join a Society naturalist for a lively story of “Peter Rabbit” and friends and a visit with one of the nature center’s resident animals. Suitable for families with children ages 2 ½ and up. Advance registration is not required. Saturdays at 10:30am (Year-round) Members: Free Non-members: $2 per person CRITTER CAPERS at GREEN BRIAR Fridays at 10:30am (year-round)

Senior Day at Hyannis Whole Foods Market

Wednesday, June 4, 2014 - 10:00 to Wednesday, December 17, 2014 - 09:00
Whole Foods Market, 990 Iyannough Road - RT. 132, Hyannis, MA 02601
Every Wednesday at 10 a.m. is Senior Day. Come in and watch cooking demos, get free samples, find out about our sections and so much more. Sign up by calling 508-418-5900.

Story Time at Hyannis Whole Foods Market

Friday, June 6, 2014 - 09:00 to Friday, December 19, 2014 - 08:00
Whole Foods Market, 990 Iyannough Road - RT. 132, Hyannis, MA 02601
Every Friday at 9 a.m. we’ll be holding Story Time in our Cod Café where we will offer free smoothies. Sign up by calling 508-418-5900.

Dolls of Yesteryear - Antique Dolls and Glass Toys

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 12:00 to Tuesday, December 30, 2014 - 11:00
Sandwich Glass Museum, 129 Main Street, Sandwich
This special exhibit will enthrall young and old alike! In partnership with the Yesteryears Doll Collectors - a unique collection of period dolls will be displayed together with antique glass toys from times gone by!

Kid's Decoration Classes

Saturday, November 15, 2014 - 09:30 to Saturday, December 20, 2014 - 11:30
Just Desserts, 14 Central Square, Mashpee Commons
Decorating Parties will be held on Saturdays mornings from 9:30 am until 11:30 am Each session is $25 per child and includes all materials as well as beverages. Gingerbread House parties will cost slightly more, approximately $35 per child. (Children aged 7 +)
Sessions are as follows:
- November 15th Thanksgiving Decorations including Turkey cupcakes, Turkey pops, & Pilgrim Hats
-November 22nd Thanksgiving cookies & cupcakes
- December 6th Build & Decorate a Gingerbread House

5th Annual Glassblowers’ Christmas

Saturday, November 15, 2014 - 11:00 to Tuesday, December 30, 2014 - 11:00
Sandwich Glass Museum, 129 Main Street, Sandwich
Hundreds of unique glass ornaments made by the region’s finest local and national glass artists, will adorn Christmas trees in the Contemporary Gallery. The visitor will be transported into a magical display of color and childhood memories. It is a truly an enchanting time at the Museum!

True Companions - Small Works Show/MSPCA Benefit

Sunday, November 23, 2014 - 10:00 to Wednesday, December 31, 2014 - 18:00
Woodruff's Art Center 1N.Market St., Mashpee Commons
The MSPCA will benefit from this charity show and there is a strong influence of animal themed art. Small works, perfect for gift giving include paintings, jewelry, photography, collage, sculpture, prints, books and cd's are presented in styles that appeal to all tastes; traditional, realistic, impressionist, abstract and whimsical. Reception 11/23 5-7pm

Train to Christmas Town

Friday, November 28, 2014 - 11:00 to Saturday, December 27, 2014 - 11:00
Trains depart from Hyannis Depot
This holiday season, hop aboard Cape Cod Central Railroad and fall in love with the heartwarming tale of Janice, a little girl who looks forward to riding the Train to Christmas Town every year. Meet Bumblebee the Polar Bear, Wabash the Squirrel, and Zephyr the depot cat, and laugh along with Elves while they’re busy serving cookies and cocoa, and leading guests in singing Christmas carols. Upon arrival at Christmas Town, Santa climbs on board and walks through the cars greeting each child with holiday cheer! Trains departing November 28-30, December 5-7, 11-14, 17-23 and 26-27.