Posts Tagged ‘FAMILY FUN’

PLIMOTH PLANTATION PRESENTS: OPENING DAY

March 14, 2013

March 16

Plimoth Plantation, 137 Warren Ave, Plymouth

508-746-1622 EXT. 8365

Website: www.plimoth.org

9a.m. – 5p.m.

Parade: 9a.m.

As Plimoth Plantation opens for another season of fun, ewe and the kids are invited to join Museum staff for our annual salute to spring with a celebratory walk and “Rare Breeds Animal Parade” from the Henry Hornblower II Visitor Center to the 17th Century English Village. Join us as we escort our four-legged and feathered friends to their “home away from home” for the 2013 season. Families are encouraged to create and bring signs to carry in the parade, welcoming our animals home. This event is FREE to Museum members and is included with Museum admission. Get up close with rare breeds including goats, sheep, chickens and cows and meet our newest pack of baby animals! Admission: Adults:  $25.50, Children (6-12): $15, Seniors: $23

CAPE COD ST. PATRICK’S DAY PARADE

March 8, 2013

March 9

Route 28, West Dennis to South Yarmouth

11a.m.

Come enjoy the Annual Cape Cod St. Patrick’s Day Parade! The parade will start at the Corner of School Street (West Dennis) and proceeds West on Route 28 ending at the Forest Road and Route 28 intersection in South Yarmouth (at the Our Lady of the Highway Church).

MAHONEY’S WINTER MARKET

January 26, 2013

January 26 (Saturday, January 12 – March 16)

Mahoney’s Garden Center, 958 East Falmouth Hwy, East Falmouth

508-548-4842

Website: www.mahoneysgarden.com

10a.m. – 2p.m.

A delicious, warm, fun way to spend winter Saturdays! Join us for Mahoney’s Winter “farmers-plus” Market: featuring locally-grown root vegetables, herbs, fruits, cheeses, meats, seafood, baked breads and desserts, olive oils, plus select jewelry & clothing.

JAM WORKSHOPS

January 2, 2013

ADULT JAM WORKSHOP

January 5

Green Briar Nature Center, 6 Discovery Hill Rd, East Sandwich

508-888-6870                                                                               

Website: www.thorntonburgess.org

9:30a.m. – 11:30a.m.

Join us in the historic 1903 Green Briar Jam Kitchen and make your own batch of something special for your table or to give as a gift. All materials are provided, and participants take home four to six (6oz.) jars of finished product. Fee is $40 and paid advance registration is required for all jam workshops.  Participants will be making Cherry Apricot Jam.

 

FAMILY JAM WORKSHOP

January 5

Green Briar Nature Center, 6 Discovery Hill Rd, East Sandwich

508-888-6870                                                                               

Website: www.thorntonburgess.org

1p.m. – 3p.m.

Join us in the historic 1903 Green Briar Jam Kitchen and make your own batch of something special for your table or to give as a gift. Here is an opportunity for an adult and child to make jam together. Take home 4 to 6 (6 oz.) jars of finished product. All children must be at least 6 years old to be in the kitchen.  Fee is $40 and Paid advance registration is required. Participants will be Cherry Apricot Jam.

SEUSSICAL, THE MUSICAL

December 17, 2012

December 14 – January 6

Harwich Junior Theatre, 105 Division Street, West Harwich

508-432-2002

Website: www.hjtcapecod.org

Friday: 7:30p.m., Saturday & Sunday: 2p.m.

Come enjoy the evening with your favorite Dr. Seuss characters! Tony winners Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty have lovingly brought to life all of our favorite Dr. Seuss characters, including Horton the Elephant, The Cat in the Hat, Gertrude McFuzz, lazy Mayzie, and a little boy with a big imagination–Jojo. A WHOVILLE holiday musical FOR THE ENTIRE FAMILY!

COTUIT CENTER FOR THE ARTS PRESENTS: ROALD DAHL’S WILLY WONKA

December 17, 2012

December 14 – 23

Cotuit Center for the Arts, 4404 Rte 28 (Falmouth Rd.), Cotuit

508-428-0669

Website: www.cotuitarts.org

Friday & Saturday: 7p.m., Saturday & Sunday: 2p.m.

Roald Dahl’s timeless story of the world-famous candy man and his quest to find an heir comes to life in this stage adaptation of “Charlie and The Chocolate Factory,” which features the songs from the classic family film “Willy Wonka And The Chocolate Factory.” Tickets: $25, $22 /seniors, $20/members, $15/students

THE HOLIDAYS AT HIGHFIELD: A BLEND OF THE OLD AND THE NEW

November 30, 2012

Friday, November 30, Noon – 7pm
Saturday, December 1, 10am – 4pm
Sunday, December 2, Noon – 4pm
Friday, December 7, Noon – 7pm
Saturday, December 8, 10am – 4pm
Sunday, December 9, Noon – 4pm

View the elegant rooms of Highfield Hall in all their holiday finery as local designers and decorators take holiday décor to the next level with theme rooms and new displays. This family-fun event will feature musical performances, dance demonstrations, theatre presentations, singing,  and ongoing children’s activities.

New this year, Highfield staff and volunteers will roll out their expertise to offer special presentations from bread baking in the kitchen, to Robert Wyatt at the piano, to flower arranging tips. There will be loads of new activities for all to enjoy throughout the six-day event.

Our popular gift gallery will again feature a selection of artisan-made wares and small art works for holiday gift giving. And will you be the winner of our iPad giveaway? You’ll receive an iPad raffle ticket with every paid admission – wouldn’t that be a nice Christmas gift!

A holiday tradition, not to be missed – mark your calendar!