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January 2017
Free

Art Exhibit: Lux Seminalis – The Works of Gabriele Wilpers

January 16 @ 11:00 am - February 5 @ 5:00 pm
Community of Jesus,
5 Bay View Drive
Orleans, Massachusetts 02653 United States
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Patmos Art Center at the Community of Jesus presents an exhibit by artist Gabriele Wilpers of Essen Germany. Lux Seminalis, Latin for “Seeds of Light,” through painting and glass sculpture, opens to what is cracked, burned, and broken, and allows these breaks to let the light in. The centerpiece of the exhibit is a series of windows which were used as studies for an installation of glass, “Stations of the Cross: Windows from the Church of St. Valentin in Limbach/Baden.”…

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Our Beaches and Waterways

January 19 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Orleans Senior Center,
United States
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On Thursday January 19th at 3:30PM at the Orleans Senior Center, the Orleans Citizen’s Forum will host a forum, “OUR BEACHES AND WATERWAYS”. This forum includes experts in everything from the shifting sands on our beaches, to sharks off our coast, and current and future beach regulations and proposals. The panelists include Nate Sears, the Natural Resource Manager for the Town of Orleans; George Price, the Superintendent of the Cape Cod National Seashore; Leslie Fields, Coastal Geologist from the Woods…

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FREE

Move and Groove at Snow Library

January 20 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Snow Library,
67 Main St.
Orleans , MA 02653 United States
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Move and Groove at Snow Library Friday, January 20th at 10:30 Please join us for an hour of family fun with D.J. Aqua. We will be moving and Grooving at the Orleans Snow Library on Friday, January 20th at 10:30. Participants will be guided by music and gentle instruction to explore a range of movements from stillness and stretching to free-form dancing. This fun free event is sponsored by The Friends of Snow Library.

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FREE

Game Day at Snow Library

January 21 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Snow Library,
67 Main St.
Orleans, MA 02653 United States
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Snow Library January Game Day Would you like to spend some quality screen free time with your child? Then come to Game Day at Snow Library in Orleans on January 21 . Matt Donle of Wicked Fun Games will be leading the fun. He will bring both cooperative, and competitive games for us to play. No Registration is required you are welcome to drop in anytime between 1:00 and 4:00. This FREE program is for children 8+ with an adult.

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Snow Library 2017 Rowena Myers Music Series presents Toast and Jam on Saturday, January 21 at 2 pm

January 21 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Snow Library,
67 Main St.
Orleans, MA 02653 United States

The second concert in our winter music series features musical group Toast and Jam. Join us in the Library’s Marion Craine Gallery from 2 to 3 pm for original bluegrass, modern folk, Americana and swing. Free to the public. Seating is first come, first served

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The Barley Neck Presents The Catbirds

January 21 @ 9:00 pm - January 22 @ 12:00 am
Barley Neck Inn,
5 Beach Road
Orleans, MA 02653 United States
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The Catbirds: Chandler Travis (bass, vocals), Mark Usher (guitar, vocals), Slammy Wood (drums, vocals), and Steve Wood (guitar, vocals) converged in 2010 to fight the war on boring and to get all of you people moving again (which they hope to do by using the ancient techniques of rhythm and blues, rock and roll, and crazy loud stupid stuff).

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Kids Paint Afternoon

January 22 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Guapo’s,
136 RT-6A
Orleans, MA 02653 United States
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This one is for the kiddos! Local artist Ann Forget will lead them through step-by-step instructions as they create their own painting of OLAF! All supplies included with $25.00 fee (refreshments not included. To reserve a spot call or text Ann at 857-204-0376.

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Coastal Glass at Guapo’s

January 25 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Guapo’s,
136 RT-6A
Orleans, MA 02653 United States
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You may have seen these at craft fairs and galleries around the Cape, but we are going to lead you through creating your own Coastal Sea Glass masterpiece! This event includes some painting as well as designing your own coastal creation. We will have all of the supplies you need, but if you have something special to add, please feel free to bring your own beachy treasures.

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Birdwatching for Beginners Walk & Talk

January 26 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Cape Cod Museum of Natural History,
869 Main St, Route 6A
Brewster, MA 02633 United States
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Join CCMNH bird nerd, Gretchen Moran Towers on Thursday, January 26, 2017 at 10am-11am for Birdwatching for Beginners! Gretchen will present basic skills designed to enable bird identification through sight and sound. Following the presentation, you'll venture outdoors to view the birds in their natural habitat and practice the methods you will have just learned. This class includes a discussion of ideas for promoting birdwatching in your own yard. Adults, home schoolers, pre-schoolers, school vacationers and families welcome! Free with…

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The Gills Club

January 28 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Cape Cod Museum of Natural History,
869 Main St / Route 6A
Brewster, MA 02631 United States
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THE GILLS CLUB will meet at the Cape Cod Museum of Natural History in Brewster Saturdays, January 28 and February 25, 2017 at 10am. This education initiative by the Atlantic White Shark Conservancy is dedicated to connecting girls with Gills Club science team female marine biologists, either in person or online, who will share knowledge, encouraging and empowering them to take leadership positions and to inspire others with their passion for sharks. Admission is Free / Recommended Age is 8…

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$15

Romeo et Juliette – Met Opera in HD

January 28 @ 12:55 pm - 4:25 pm
Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater,
2357 Route 6
Wellfleet, MA 02667 United States
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Live Broadcast: January 21, 12:55 pm Encore: January 28, 12:55 pm $28; $22 senior; $15 student When Diana Damrau and Vittorio Grigolo starred opposite each other in Manon at the Met in 2015, the New York Times said, “the temperature rises nearly to boiling every time Damrau and Grigolo are on stage together.” Now they’re back as opera’s classic lovers, in Gounod’s lush Shakespeare adaptation. The production, by director Bartlett Sher, has already won acclaim for its vivid 18th-century milieu…

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Live at BNI

January 28 @ 10:00 pm - January 29 @ 12:30 am
Barley Neck Inn,
5 Beach Road
Orleans, MA 02653 United States
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So stoked for this show!! Come hang with Will McDonough, Brad Conant, and yours truly (plus a handful of super special guests) for a night of rip-roaring original rock and roll.

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February 2017
$12

Sea Change: Saving Jamaica Bay

February 4 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater,
2357 Route 6
Wellfleet, MA 02667 United States
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Saving Jamaica Bay tells the story of how one community fought government inaction and overcame Hurricane Sandy to clean up and restore the largest open space in New York City, which had become a dumping ground for garbage, sewage and bullet-riddled mobsters. Narrated by Academy-Award winning actress Susan Sarandon, Saving Jamaica Bay underscores the importance of citizen action and the role of urban nature in protecting our cities from the effects of climate change. Panelists will address recently raised concerns…

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$ 60.00

Beekeeping for Beginners

February 7 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cape Cod Museum of Natural History,
869 Main St, Route 6A
Brewster, MA 02633 United States
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The Cape Cod Museum of Natural History in Brewster announces its dates for the 2017 Beekeeping for Beginners course four Tuesday evenings: February 7, 14, 21, & 28, 2017 from 6:00pm – 8:00pm. This course does not require any prior knowledge of beekeeping. It is designed to be of equal interest to the person who wants to get into beekeeping and to those who simply want to know more about the “busy bees” that provide us with the delicious treat…

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Tuesday Tweets Birdwatching Walk & Talk

February 14 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Cape Cod Museum of Natural History,
869 Main St, Route 6A
Brewster, MA 02633 United States
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Discover the wonderful world of Cape Cod birding with CCMNH bird nerd, Gretchen Moran Towers on Tuesday, February 14, 2017 9:30am-10:30am. Whether you are experienced or a beginner, walk the beautiful trails, bring binoculars, wear appropriate footwear and come prepared to watch, study and enjoy our feathered friends in their natural habitats. $2 /Member $4/Non-Member Rain cancels the walk.

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Cape Cod Therapy Dogs with Gina Hayes!

February 18 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cape Cod Museum of Natural History,
869 Main St, Route 6A
Brewster, MA 02633 United States
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The Cape Cod Museum of Natural History in Brewster, MA is proud to present The Cape Cod Therapy Dogs with Gina Hayes Saturday, February 18, 2017 at 1pm. Join this talented group of certified dogs and their owners in a celebration that involves the children in fun, active games aimed at strengthening the positive bonds between kids and their dogs. Come enjoy themed obstacle courses in a race between the children and the dogs. In February it’s Valentine’s Day Fun!…

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Scenes from Provincetown and the Outer Cape

February 19 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Kundmann Studio,
14 Bradford Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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Open studio featuring works by three of the Cape’s most respected artists, Steve Kennedy, Marc Kundmann and Paul Schulenburg. Join Marc Kundmann and invited artists at his Provincetown studio, 14 Bradford Street, Presidents’ Day Weekend.

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Radiant Child Yoga Level 3 ~ Heart and Soul Work with Children

February 25 @ 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Orleans Yoga,
85 RT-6A
Orleans, MA 02653 United States
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LEVEL 3: HEART AND SOUL WORK WITH CHILDREN I'm looking forward to returning to Orleans Yoga on Cape Cod to offer this special training - it is the natural next step for anyone who has taken the Levels 1-2 RCY Foundations course, and is also open to experienced children's yoga teachers of any training background who would like to immerse in the heart-soul-energy elements of our work. This one-day course takes you to the heart and soul of your relationship…

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The Gills Club

February 25 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Cape Cod Museum of Natural History,
869 Main St / Route 6A
Brewster, MA 02631 United States
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THE GILLS CLUB will meet at the Cape Cod Museum of Natural History in Brewster Saturday February 25, 2017 at 10am. This education initiative by the Atlantic White Shark Conservancy is dedicated to connecting girls with Gills Club science team female marine biologists, either in person or online, who will share knowledge, encouraging and empowering them to take leadership positions and to inspire others with their passion for sharks. Admission is Free / Recommended Age is 8 to 108. Space…

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$15

Rusalka – Met Opera in HD

February 25 @ 12:55 pm - 5:00 pm
Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater,
2357 Route 6
Wellfleet, MA 02667 United States
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Live Broadcast: February 25, 12:55 pm Encore: March 4, 12:55 pm $28; $22 senior; $15 student Kristine Opolais stars in the role that helped launch her international career, the mythical Rusalka, who sings the haunting “Song to the Moon.” Mary Zimmerman brings her wondrous theatrical imagination to Dvořák’s fairytale of love and longing, rejection and redemption. Brandon Jovanovich, Jamie Barton, Katarina Dalayman, and Eric Owens complete the all-star cast, and Mark Elder conducts. Share this: PrintEmailFacebookTwitterGoogle Tags: featured, full image…

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