The seed was planted nearly a century ago dating back to the MBL Tub Races. Now, for the first time in 13 years, the Anything But a Boat Race will return to Garbage Beach on Sunday, September 16. This special event is part of “The Sea Around Us,” a weekend of free, family-friendly events in celebration of the legacy of Rachel Carson. The event was established by the Woods Hole Business Association and the world-renowned Woods Hole science community in 2017 to commemorate the September publication of Carson’s groundbreaking work “Silent Spring,” credited for sounding the alarm on the dangers […]
Ever wondered why Woods Hole became a mecca for science, or how the discovery of the Titanic happened here? All your questions about the science in Woods Hole will be answered on a delightful new walking tour. Starting at the MBL Exhibit Center located at 100 Water Street, you will walk through the streets of historic Woods Hole village and learn about the research conducted by the Marine Biological Laboratory, National Marine Fisheries Service, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, and other Woods Hole science organizations. These tours are recommended for a teenage to an adult audience. Space is limited. Tour Schedule […]
On Saturday, August 11, from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., the nonprofit organizations of Woods Hole have joined together to present a free public day of interactive science along Water Street. Explore science on the streets of Woods Hole and an get up close view of a working research vessel. See ocean robots, explore science displays, animal touch tanks, and hands-on activities. Fun for the whole family! For more information about ship tours and the day’s activities, click here.
All Concerts take place in the Woods Hole Community Hall, 68 Water Street, Woods Hole. All concerts begin at 7:30 PM, Doors open at 7:00 PM. Admission: $20 ($17 members; discounts for seniors, youth, and children). Season Pass only $220. For more information about becoming a member or to purchase a season pass, click here. Tickets at the door only, no advance sales. WHFMS choice for dinner before the concert: Captain Kidd Restaurant (across the street from Community Hall). Concert dates are listed below. For more information visit the Woods Hole Folk Music Society website. November 26, 2017 Donna Hebert […]