Wednesday, June 1, 2016 - 2:00pm to Sunday, October 30, 2016 - 6:00pm
Visit the authentically restored 1809 Hedge House on the Plymouth waterfront. This gracious Federal mansion with unusual octagonal rooms was lived in by local merchants and entrepreneurs in the early years of the new nation.
Hours: Wednesday – Sunday, 2 to 6 pm
Admission: $6 adults; $3 children; free for PAS members and Plymouth residents.
For more information, email email@example.com or call 508-746-0012.
Thursday, June 2, 2016 - 2:00pm to Sunday, October 30, 2016 - 6:00pm
Five generations of family heirlooms are on display in the cozy Spooner House, occupied by one Plymouth family for over 200 years. Features authentic furnishings from the colonial era to the 20th century, and an enclosed “secret garden.” Hours: Thursdays & Sundays, 2 to 6 pm
Admission: $6 adults; $3 children; free for PAS members and Plymouth residents. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 508-746-0012.
Saturday, June 4, 2016 - 9:00am to Sunday, September 4, 2016 - 4:30pm
The 116 foot Myles Standish Monument will be open on Saturdays & Sundays from 9am-4:30pm during the summer of 2016. Join us and Climb the 125 step granite monument that overlooks Plymouth Harbor. At the top of the monument, enjoy a panaoramic view of Southeastern Massachusetts, from the Blue Hills to the Cape.
All children must be accompanied by an adult. Rain and heavy winds will close the monument. For reasonable accomodations or for more information, please call (508) 208-0675.Read more
Tuesday, June 7, 2016 - 11:00am to Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - 3:00pm
Tuesdays, June 7th through August 30th, 11 am to 3 pm
Visit this rare surviving 17th century homestead, original home of William Harlow, local cooper, farmer, constable and sergeant of the Plymouth militia, on Tuesdays throughout the summer. Admission free for individuals, families and groups of 10 or less. Gift shop open. For more information, email email@example.com or call 508-746-0012.
Friday, June 24, 2016 to Sunday, June 26, 2016
During the Gilded Age, nearly every aspect of life was elevated to an art form. Gardens became stages for nature's most brilliant performances, women's fashions were created for stylish parades, and houses became museums for a lifetime of treasures. Join us as we celebrate all that is Gilded!
Friday, June 24 10:30a.m.-5p.m.
Saturday, June 25 9:00a.m.-5:00p.m.
Sunday, June 26 9:00a.m.-5:00p.m.
Saturday, June 25, 2016 - 9:00am to 1:00pm
The Onset Bay Association's annual Kayak Poker Run is once again on the horizon. Enjoy a fun day of easy paddling in one of the most scenic areas around and meet other local kayakers. Kayakers are given one card upon setting into the water at Shell Point, and then paddle around the bay to pick up additional cards at designated spots. Upon return, players may purchase different cards if they are unhappy with their hand. The kayaker with the best poker hand wins a cash prize. Several other prizes are given out while enjoying locally famous Marc Anthony’s Pizza.Read more
Saturday, June 25, 2016 - 2:00pm to Sunday, June 26, 2016 - 2:00pm
The Genesis Amateur Radio Association is conducting an ARRL sponsored Field Day event 6/25-26/2016. This Field Day event demonstrates the Ham communities ability to construct emergency radio station for the purpose of providing local communities the capability to retain contact with the rest of the world regardless of the catastrophic events happening and typically are the only form of communication when the power is lost and all regular radio, TV, and phone service fails.Read more
Saturday, June 25, 2016 - 7:30pm to Sunday, June 26, 2016 - 7:30pm
Broadway East explores some of the longest running musicals in Broadway history, including the most memorable and famous songs from each show. Each is set in a specific historic period and has a setting "east" of America. Les Miserables takes place between 1815 and 1833, Phantom of the Opera in 1881, Fiddler on the Roof in 1905, and My Fair Lady around 1910. Settings vary from 19th century Paris in two eras to tsarist Russia and Edwardian England in the early 20th century.Read more
Saturday, June 25, 2016 - 8:00pm
With 6 critically acclaimed CDs and a Grammy nomination for Best Jazz Vocal CD, Kate McGarry has become recognized as a jazz artist who brings authenticity and vitality to every song regardless of genre. The Wall St. Journal calls her, "Austere and elegant," New York Times pronounced her music, “astute and sensitive". As an educator she has taught at New England Conservatory and currently serves on the faculty of Manhattan School of Music. Downbeat Magazine has cited McGarry as 'Rising Star' vocalist for the past 9 years.Read more
Sunday, June 26, 2016 - 2:00pm
Come meet our member artists and view their marvellous works of art. At 3:00 pm guest artist and artist's marketer, Jesa Damora of FunnelCake Marketing, Artisan's Asylum will give a lecture on "Selling Art in a Changing Market." How does an artist sell art in 2016? The nurturing of an artist's career, something galleries used to do, now falls upon the artist's shoulders.
3:00 pm lecture by Jesa Damora of FunnelCake Marketing, Artisan's Asylum
The reception and lecture are included with the cost of admission.Read more
Sunday, June 26, 2016 - 4:00pm
Come help us read, out loud, Frederick Douglass' famous speech "What is the 4th of July to the Slave" in three languages! Learn about Brockton abolitionist Edward Bennett, our Liberty Tree, and our Underground Railroad stop. Then stay for a while and enjoy some refreshments and visit with your neighbors. Funded through the generosity of Mass Humanities. Hosted by the Frederick Douglass Neighborhood Association, Haitian Community Partners, South Shore Haitians United for Progress, Cape Verdean Association and the Brockton Historical Society.Read more
Sunday, June 26, 2016 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
The museum is hosting a clam boil fundraiser on the fantail of the USS Massachusetts to benefit the restoration of the Huey Helicopter!
The UH-1m (Huey) on display at Battleship Cove was manufactured in 1966, and served two tours in Vietnam was assigned to the 14th Aviation Battalion of the 23rd Infantry Division. She was hit by hostile fire in 1969 – the battle damage still visible today. The Huey was dedicated at the museum on May 30, 1993, and is an important part of this country’s history.Read more