Coming Events, Summer 2017

Date Event
September exhibit Nature drawings of Julie Child’s class: Hallway display board
September 15-17 and September 29-October 1 'Destination Science: Discover Woods Hole' – Two-weekend events hosted by Woods Hole Business Association. Talks and activities at WHHM and across the village.
September 26 Reception for nature drawing class
September 30 'The History of the Pacific Guano Company,' a talk by Debbie Scanlon. Noon, Woods Hole Library.
October 19 Thank-you reception for docents
October 26 Field trip for New England Museum Association annual meeting, 'The Science History of Woods Hole' The museum, WHOI, MBL and Fisheries will host about 100 participants from NEMA. Four groups will rotate through the four venues.
October 28 Galleries close for the season

Walking Tours

Science in Woods Hole:
Science in Woods Hole takes place on Tuesday through Friday mornings starting at 10 a.m. The tour will inform visitors of the history and mission of the scientific institutions in the village, including brief overviews of the National Marine Fisheries Service, Marine Biological Laboratory, and Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution.

The last Science Walking Tour will be on September 23.

The walking tour starts at the Museum, offers access to the touch tanks at the Buzzards Bay Coalition, views of the docks and research facilities, and ends at the Aquarium.

Funding for this program is provided by the Woods Hole Business Association.

Arrive 15 minutes early. Participants should plan to arrive at the museum at least 15 minutes before the tour starts. Free and open to the public. Donations to the museum are appreciated.

For more information, call 508-548-7270.