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November 1, 2017
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Renaissance Fair in Woods Hole

December 2, 2017 from 10 am to 3 pm in Woods Hole The annual Renaissance Fair in Woods Hole is always held on the first Saturday of the month of December in the Community Hall on Water Street.  Filled with neighbors & friends, this unique holiday gathering is a great place to purchase your hand made holiday wreath, find a locally made handcraft and enjoy a hot cup of home made soup. Live music fills the hall as local musicians delight the crowds and the Solstice Singers arrive in the mid day dressed in Renaissance garb to sing festive carols […]
September 18, 2017
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The Sea Around Us: You Are What You Drink

The Woods Hole Business Association is proud to partner this September with the world-renowned Woods Hole science community to present “Destination Science: Discover Woods Hole,” two weekends packed full of mostly free events in celebration of the global impact being made by laboratories right here! Come this fall to experience Cape Cod like a local, and discover the big science happening in the little village of Woods Hole. “The Sea Around Us: You Are What You Drink,” will celebrate the 11th Annual Buzzards Bay Watershed Ride, beginning in Little Compton, Rhode Island on October 1 and ending in Woods Hole. Proceeds […]
September 12, 2017
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Rachel Carson: Women in Science Pioneer

The Woods Hole Business Association is proud to partner with the world-renowned Woods Hole science community to present “Rachel Carson: Women in Science Pioneer,” a weekend commemorating the 55th anniversary of Carson’s groundbreaking work, Silent Spring, released on September 27, 1962. Carson’s ties to Woods Hole run deep; she first arrived in 1929 as a 22-year-old summer researcher with the Marine Biological Laboratory. It was the first time she saw the ocean, and she learned to swim in the waters of Woods Hole. Carson also worked for the Bureau of Fisheries (now part of NOAA), and conducted research at its station in […]
August 15, 2017
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Falmouth Road Race Turns 45

The Falmouth Road Race celebrates a milestone with the 45th running this Sunday, August 20. If you know your race history, you’ll recall it began in 1973 as the brain child of local bartender, Tommy Leonard, so appropriately, it started out as a bar-to-bar run from his two places of employment – the Cap’n Kidd on Water Street in Woods Hole to the Brothers 4 in Falmouth Heights. Since then, the race has grown in size and stature, and is now one of the most popular in the country, largely due to the stunning course. Make Woods Hole your home […]