Upcoming Events

North River Wildlife Sanctuary
2000 Main Street
Marshfield , MA
Phone: 781-837-9400
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Vernal Pools and Other Signs of Spring

Saturday, April 6, 2019 - 9:00am to 11:00am

Explore some of the South Shore’s hidden pockets with Teacher Naturalist Doug Lowry. He will take the group out together in the van, guided by a spirit of curiosity and adventure. Among other signs of spring, we will explore the phenomenon of the sometimes elusive vernal pool, a relatively short-lived oasis that provides the breeding ground and nursery for several species of amphibians.

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Burial Hill
19 Town Square
Plymouth , MA
Phone: 508-746-0012

Burial Hill Tours: Mills & Ropewalks: Exploring Plymouth’s Industrial Past

Saturday, April 6, 2019 - 1:00pm

Join Dr. Anne Mason, Executive Director of the Plymouth Antiquarian Society, on this one-hour tour highlighting the industries that promoted local economic growth. Tour begins at the top of the Hill; ascend the brick steps next to First Parish Church in Town Square. For more information, email pasm@verizon.net or call 508-746-0012.

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North River Wildlife Sanctuary
2000 Main Street
Marshfield , MA
Phone: 781-837-9400
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Timberdoodles and Tapas

Saturday, April 6, 2019 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm

Every good birding adventure should start right. Begin the evening by sharing a variety of delicacies at the North River office. As the sun begins to set, Teacher Naturalist Doug Lowry will lead us outdoors to witness the amazing courtship display of the male American Woodcock, the twisting and turning "timberdoodle," as he dives, whistling, from the sky to attract potential mates. It’s an unusual and impressive sight, to be sure!

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John Carver Inn & Spa
25 Summer Street
Plymouth , MA

John Carver Inn Dinner Theater - MobFellas

Saturday, April 6, 2019 - 7:00pm

Mob boss Carmine Pelagatti is set to bestow a great honor on one of his top men, but in a world where murder comes with a smile, the night is bound to be marred by betrayal, double-dealing and even death. You’ll need to keep your wits about you to keep up with the cast of fast-talking fast-shooting characters and make it out with your honor and your life intact. Figure out who whacked who!

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Cape Codder Resort & Spa
1225 Iyannough Road
Hyannis , MA

Loretta LaRoche and her, “We’re Not Dead Yet Quartet”

Saturday, April 6, 2019 - 8:00pm

Loretta LaRoche has done it all! She’s a PBS star and an author for Hay House, and now here she comes with her “We’re Not Dead Yet Quartet!” The show has tons of Loretta’s signature stories and stand up comedy combined with Mirth, Mayhem & Music. The girl can sing! (this event is show only; $40 per person)

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Spire Center for the Performing Arts
25 1/2 Court Street
Plymouth , MA
Phone: 508-746-4488
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Tom Rush accompanied by Matt Nakoa

Saturday, April 6, 2019 - 8:00pm

A music legend with over 50 years of thrilling audiences here and abroad with hits like “No Regrets,” “Circle Game,” “Remember Song,” “Urge for Going,” and “Merrimack County.” Tom Rush’s impact on the American music scene has been profound. He helped shape the folk revival in the ’60s and the renaissance of the ’80s and ’90s, his music having left its stamp on generations of artists.

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James Library & Center for the Arts
24 West Street
Norwell , MA
Phone: 781-659-7100

Weekend Classics Encore: Pianist Eleanor Perrone

Sunday, April 7, 2019 - 3:00pm

Dynamic and versatile pianist Eleanor Perrone has captivated audiences at home and abroad with her imaginative programming and depth of artistry. From grand concert halls to community centers, Ms. Perrone is deeply committed to the visceral experience of live performance. Concerts of her extensive repertoire have consistently elicited rousing standing ovations, and her ability to communicate intensity or intimacy is as extraordinary as the music itself.

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The Art Complex Museum
189 Alden Street
Duxbury , MA

sunday afternoon concert

Sunday, April 7, 2019 - 4:00pm

Sunday Afternoon Concerts have been a popular tradition for many years. Concerts begin at 4PM. Admission is free. Seating is limited.

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Spire Center for the Performing Arts
25 1/2 Court Street
Plymouth , MA
Phone: 508-746-4488
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Donna the Buffalo at the Spire Center

Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 8:00pm

 Donna the Buffalo offers everything you want in a roots band -- songs that matter, a groove that makes you dance, an audience that spans generations, and a musical voice that evokes a sense of community. Dance in the Street, their first new album in five years, captures the dynamic energy that has earned the band the love and respect of their fans, “the Herd”, for thirty years. Donna The Buffalo is well known for their lyrics about human potential and community.

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James Library & Center for the Arts
24 West Street
Norwell , MA
Phone: 781-659-7100

Story Slam: “I Can’t Believe I…” with Host Andrea Lovett

Friday, April 12, 2019 - 7:30pm

Ever do something and wonder what the heck you were thinking? Share that story, or participate by listening in at our story slam. The theme for the evening’s storytelling is “I Can’t Believe I…”, and all submissions are welcome.

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Spire Center for the Performing Arts
25 1/2 Court Street
Plymouth , MA
Phone: 508-746-4488
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Session Americana at the Spire Center

Friday, April 12, 2019 - 8:00pm

Session Americana (Boston) is a rock band in a tea cup, or possibly a folk band in a whiskey bottle. This band/collective of talented musicians craft an musical experience unlike any other.

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Oliver Mill Park
Nemasket Street Rte 44 Across from KOA
Middleboro , MA

6th Annual Herring Run Festival

Saturday, April 13, 2019 to Sunday, April 14, 2019

April 13 & 14, 2019 from 11:00 am - 4:00 pm both days
Middleborough's 6th Annual Herring Run Festival is scheduled for April 13 and 14 at the Oliver Mill Park, Route 44 and Nemasket Street.  There will be Vendors, Food, Games, Exhibits, Demonstrations, Music, and lots of Herring!  Free Admission

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Heritage Museum & Gardens
67 Grove Street
Sandwich , MA
Phone: 508-888-3300

Hydrangea Success Series: Hydrangea Pruning Workshops

Saturday, April 13, 2019 to Sunday, April 14, 2019

April 13 1:30-3pm and April 14 10:30am-12pm - Even the most experienced gardeners can be overwhelmed by the prospect of pruning hydrangeas. Join Heritage Hydrangea Curator and expert Mal Condon to learn how to selectively prune your plants to improve vigor, increase bloom density, check plant height, and enhance ornamental value.

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Spire Center for the Performing Arts
25 1/2 Court Street
Plymouth , MA

Backroads of the South Shore Symposium - The South Shore Meets the World: Cultural Exchange at Home & Abroad

Saturday, April 13, 2019 - 9:00am to 2:30pm

Explore local history during this half-day symposium featuring speakers from area museums and historical societies highlighting recent scholarship and collections work.
 

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Fuller Craft Museum
455 Oak Street
Brockton , MA
Phone: 508-588-6000
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Fertile Ground: Hilltown 6 and the Asparagus Valley Pottery Trail Reception

Saturday, April 13, 2019 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm

Join us as we celebrate Fertile Ground: Hilltown 6 and the Asparagus Valley Pottery Trail. Reception is included with the admission. $10. Space is limited. Register today.

 

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