The 2013-14 series features 15 films from October 26th through April 12th.
The Woods Hole Film Festival winter film series Dinner & a Movie offers a great season of elegant dining with superb independent film at the Captain Kidd Restaurant located at 77 Water Street Woods Hole. For $25 per person, select from a preset menu of sumptuous food prepared specially for the evening. The price includes entree and movie, but does not include beverage, dessert, tax or tip.
Dinner is served from 5:30 pm – 7:00 p.m. and the screening begins at 7:30 pm. Reservations are required. Call (508) 548-8563 for reservations or make them online at http://www.woodsholefilmfestival.org/dinner-a-movie-2013-14/.\
Green Harvest Farmers’ Market and Artisan Fair at the Cape Cod Fairgrounds
October 20 – December 15, 2013 SUNDAYS 12 pm – 3 pm. RAIN OR SHINE!
Local organic veggies, fruits, greens, Brick Oven organic pizza, organic olive oils & vinegars, pickles, organic/gluten-free baked goods, granola snacks, wildpicked berry jams & jellies, local honey, farm-fresh eggs, local oysters, organic/fair trade coffees, herb, veg & flowering plants, green and solar energy options.
LOCALLY HAND MADE: Soaps with organic oils & botanicals, skin care oils & herbal toners; jewelry (fused & dichroic glass, wire-wrapped selenite crystal), handpainted clothing, fabric & knitted wares for baby thru adult, handpainted greeting cards, and more. More to come! Bring the kids & doggies!! Come support your local farmers, artisans and vendors! Shop local and be fresh!
Holidays at Highfield
Holidays at Highfield runs from November 29 – December 8, 12:00 – 4:00 pm daily.
Top decorators and designers showcase their talents in the elegant rooms of Highfield Hall. The event also features an extensive Gift Gallery perfect for holiday shopping with items ranging from fine crafts to hostess gifts. Visitors can enjoy a tea shoppe with home-made goodies, a wreath display and sale, seasonal music and pop-up holiday how-to tables. The new Highfield Reading Room will be featured as well as the Any Soldier® project. Santa will be available by the elegant fireplaces on weekends to greet children and pose for informal family snapshots. Special exhibits include Salley Mavor’s Pocketful of Posies Christmas tree and doll house and a recreation of a Victorian Christmas parlor. Bill Hendel’s extensive international creche collection will also be on view and there will seasonal piano and harp performances.
Heritage Museums and Gardens: Gardens Aglow
November 29 – December 22, 2013. Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays from 5:00 – 9:00 pm.
Heritage will sparkle with festive lights and decorations during the holiday season. Join us for this annual celebration of lights. This year, we are thrilled to feature some striking additions including Kriskindlemart, a European-style outdoor holiday market.
Music and dance performances will begin at 6:30 in the Automobile Gallery while St. Nick will hold court in the Model T. Gingerbread houses created by local companies and students will be on display. Kids can express their creativity with craft projects in the Special Exhibitions Gallery where adults can participate in the holiday decorating demonstrations. Children and adults alike can take a spin (or two) on our vintage carousel while holiday tunes play. Kids can explore Hidden Hollow by moonlight. Don’t miss this holiday tradition and enjoy the grounds of Heritage in a whole new light. http://heritagemuseumsandgardens.org/gardens-aglow/
September 2012 – April 2013
An exhibition of works inspired by the flora, fauna and intimate details of the woodlands, this exhibit features the work of ten regional fiber artists including Salley Mavor, Helen Koehler, Joyce Shutter and friends and is inspired by Highfield’s proximity to Beebe Woods, a large conservation area.
The sparkling sounds of hot jazz from this globetrotting quartet will fill the halls of Highfield. Not to be missed! $20 for Historic Highfield Members / $25 for non-members.
Lecture and slideshow at Falmouth Academy by famous birder and photographer Craig Gibson. Come early, this event is sure to fill up!
Sunday, November 4, 4:00 pm
A sizzling pianist with superb technique and creative mind, Mr. Mizrahi has performed in the world’s leading concert halls from New York to Tokyo. $20 for Historic Highfield Members / $25 for non-members.
Wednesday, November 7, 11:00am
Spectacular Sides Enhance Your Holidays
Kick your holiday traditions up a notch with new and updated sides and accompaniments. Class is $34 per person for members / $39 for non-members.
Justin Martin, author of the biography. “Frederick Law Olmsted: The Accidental Renaissance Man” will speak on the subject, as part of the MBL free lecture series “Falmouth Forum.”
The Belles bring a variety of talents: singing, dancing, acting, wit, sass, and of course seduction to the stage. Every show includes a mixture of racy retro costumes, chorus line kicks, slapstick antics, sultry dance moves, and physical comedy skits. A troupe of dangerous flirts, rowdy rabble-rousers, and saucy comediennes, they will have you laughing, lusting, and longing for more.
Queens of the corset, sirens of the stage, dolls of the dancefloor, THE BELLES ARE YOUR VILLAGE VAUDEVILLE.
Andrew Forsthoefel set out at age 23 to walk across America with a sign on him that said, “Walking to Listen”.
This hour-long documentary for public radio, co-produced with Jay Allison and TRANSOM.org, tracks his epic journey.
It’s a coming of age story, and a portrait of this country – big-hearted, wild, innocent, and wise.
Julie Glass, winner of a National Book Award for Fiction, will speak on the topic, “Inside the Head of a Novelist.” This free lecture is brought to the community by the MBL “Falmouth Forum” speaker series.
Julia Glass (born March 23, 1956) is an American novelist. Her debut novel, “Three Junes,” won the National Book Award in 2002.
Glass followed Three Junes with a second novel, The Whole World Over, in 2006, set in the same Bank Street–Greenwich Village universe, with three interwoven stories featuring several characters from Three Junes. Her third novel, I See You Everywhere, was published in 2008, and her fourth, The Widower’s Tale, was published in 2010.
A new play about coming home by Bronwen Prosser.