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August 24, 2019

Celebrating the Sea Around Us – Sunday, September 15

Honoring the Legacy of Rachel Carson Sunday, September 15, 2019 • Woods Hole, MA Join us on Sunday, September 15 in Woods Hole as we celebrate “The Sea Around Us,” and the legacy of Rachel Carson. This FREE day of family fun is presented by the Woods Hole Business Association and the Woods Hole Science Community to commemorate the September publication of Ms. Carson’s groundbreaking work, “Silent Spring.” Did you know Rachel first learned to swim when she came to Woods Hole as a summer researcher in 1929? She would later become the first female to travel aboard a NOAA […]
August 5, 2019
The Rowan Brothers

Music on the Lawn – Thursday, August 8, 5-7

July 1, 2019

Dive into Science on a Woods Hole Walking Tour

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 […]
June 30, 2019
July 4 in Woods Hole

Fourth of July Cape Cod style in Woods Hole

The fabulous Woods Hole Fourth of July celebration is right around the corner, so make your plans to be in the Hole that day if you enjoy small town festivities.  Woods Hole’s parade is organized by the Marine Biological Laboratory, and all the students come out in festive costume often with a marine or biology inspired theme.   Since Falmouth is the birthplace of Katherine Lee Bates (who penned “America the Beautiful”), Woods Hole takes it’s patriotic role seriously.  Where else might you glimpse the original “sea to shining sea” on the 4th of July Cape Cod style? Old cars join […]