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Annual Walk and Roll: 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Buzzard’s Bay Recreation Area, 110 Main St. Benefits Brain Injury Association of Massachusetts (BIA-MA). www.biama.org/walk
Second Annual Rubber Duck Regatta: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Sandbar Restaurant, 10 Lighthouse Road, West Dennis. Take chance (or two) on a “racing duck.” First prize: $1,000; $250 second; $100 third. Face painting, duck whistles, “Decorate a Duck” contest. Lunch follows. Race begins around 11:30 a.m. www.DennisConservationTrust.org. 508-694-7812.
Bourne Knights of Columbus Canal Cruise to benefit “Coats for Kids”: 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Onset Town Pier, 814 Onset Ave. $20, $10 ages under 12. 617-894-3192, Larrymcgrath6@gmail.com; 508-274-2048 or email@example.com.
Champagne Gala: 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Orleans Yacht Club, 39 Cove Road. Benefits Lower Cape Outreach Council. Live music, dancing, special guests, auction, food from over 25 Upper Cape restaurants. $100. Advance tickets required. Information: email firstname.lastname@example.org, online at www.lcoutreach.org/champagne-gala or call 508-240-0694.
26th Annual Last Gasp: Bike, Boat ‘N Bake: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, Sandwich Marina, Freezer Road. Hosted by Cape Cod Charitable FunRaisers to benefit charities that serve Cape and Islands. Features 62-mile bike ride from Sandwich to Provincetown followed by Cape Cod Bay cruise and authentic lobster boil. $95. Register at www.capecodcharitablefunraisers.com. 508-775-7778.
Eighth Annual St. George Greek Orthodox Church Charity Golf Classic: 10:15 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday, Willowbend Country Club, 130 Willowbend Drive, Mashpee. Foursomes and sponsorships available. $175-$700. email@example.com. 508-737-1122.
Orleans Pond Coalition Celebrate Our Waters Weekend Festival: Friday through Sunday. Free events and activities for families. Paddle boarding, kayaking, sailing, sand sculptures, nature walks, talks, tours, more. Schedule of events: www.orleanspondcoalition.org.
Cranberry Arts and Music Festival: Harwich Community Center, 100 Oak St., Harwich. Crafts sale, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Music noon to 8 p.m. Saturday. www.harwichcranberryfestival.org.
Wampanoag Day: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Aptucxet Museum Complex, 24 Aptucxet Road, Bourne. Hands-on activities and demonstrations, vendors, native food, more. Wampanoag Nation Singers and Dancers starting 2 p.m. $5, $2, free for native people in regalia.
Kennedy Legacy Walking Trail: daily, Hyannis HyArts Cultural District. Self-guided walking tour of sites in downtown Hyannis significant to the Kennedy family. Each 10 sites feature informational signs and links to video and audio information about the Kennedys on Cape Cod. Trail is 1.6 miles and may be visited in any order. Brochures with map of sites may be downloaded at www. kennedylegacytrail.com.
Highland Light climbs and tours: 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. daily, 27 Highland Light Road, North Truro. Must be 48″ tall to climb lighthouse tower. Operated by Eastern National. $6, $5 seniors and students. www.highlandlighthouse.org. 508-487-1121.
The Wings of Freedom Tour of WWII Vintage Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress and others: 2 to 5 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Barnstable Municipal Airport, east ramp, Hyannis. Up-close viewing and tours: $15, $5 children 5 and under. Thirty-minute flights available by calling 800-568-8924.
Art-filled Church at Rock Harbor: Docent-led Tours: 10 a.m. To 5 p.m. daily (closed Wednesday), Church of the Transfiguration, 5 Bayview Drive, Rock Harbor, Orleans. Contemporary interpretation of an ancient basilican style of architecture combines mosaics, frescos, bronze, glass, carved limestone and icons to tell Biblical story of salvation. On Friday afternoons 3 p.m. tour followed by demonstration of E.M.Skinner organ. www.communityofjesus.org/calendar.
Tour Caleb Nickerson Homestead: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and Wednesday, Caleb Nickerson House, 1107 Orleans Road, North Chatham. The c. 1829 Caleb Nickerson Homestead open for house, garden tours and demonstrations. Costumed docents.
Cuttyhunk and Elizabeth Islands cruise: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Patriot Party Boats, 180 Scranton Ave., Falmouth. Leaves from Falmouth Harbor for hour-and-a-half cruise through Vineyard Sound, Buzzards Bay and along Elizabeth Islands. Shipboard commentary. Discover history of Penikese Island and view its colonies of rare tern species. Spend four hours on Cuttyhunk with choice of short or long guided walk. $53, $48 children. Preregistration required. 508-362-7475 orwww.massaudubon.org/get-outdoors/wildlife-sanctuaries/long-pasture.
Sunday Estate Walk History of the Beebe Property: 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Highfield Theater, 58 Highfield Drive, Falmouth. Free with $5 admission. Reservations appreciated for groups of five or more people: 508-495-1878, ext. 2.
Nauset Light tours: 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Ocean View Drive, Eastham. Full moon tour. Donations accepted.
Behind-the-Scenes Auto Tour: 11 a.m. to noon Thursday, Heritage Museums Gardens, 67 Grove St., Sandwich. Fee includes museum admission. Go behind scenes for exclusive peek at Heritage’s antique automobile collection in storage. Advance registration recommended. $25, $17 youth. www.heritagemuseumsandgardens.org.
Hiking for Terrapin Hatchlings on Sandy Neck: 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Sandy Neck Beach, 425 Sandy Neck Road, Barnstable. Led by Mass Audubon Long Pasture’s naturalist Ian Ives and Sandy Neck ranger Sean Kortis. $9, $7 child. Registration not required. 508-362-7475.
Mushroom Walk Talk: 1 p.m. Sunday, Cape Cod Museum of Natural History, 869 Main St., Brewster. Featuring Wild Foods Foraging Guide, Rachel Goclawski. Free with admission. 508-896-3867, ext. 133.
Eagle Pond Birding Walk: A Long Pasture/Barnstable Land Trust Collaborative Outing: 10 to 11:30 p.m. Thursday, Eagle Pond, Little River Road, Cotuit. Led by Mass Audubon Long Pasture naturalist and expert birder Chris Walz, as well as historian Daniel Halsam III of Barnstable Land Trust. $9, $7 child. Preregistration required. 508-362-7475. www.massaudubon.org/get-outdoors/wildlife-sanctuaries/long-pasture.
“Summer Harvest of Paintings”: Mashpee Senior Painters: through Sept. 28, Maser Gallery at Falmouth Community Television, 310A Dillingham Ave. 508-457-080.
Hyannis HyArts Artist Shanties: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily, Bismore Park, 180 Ocean St., Hyannis.
Naturescape Gallery presents “Photographing Sharks Whales of the World” by Tom Burns: through Oct. 31, Cape Cod Museum of Natural History, 869 Main St., Brewster. 508-896-3867, ext. 133.
Featured Artist: Richard Pawlak: reception 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Creative Hands Gallery, 550 Route 6A, East Sandwich.
“Treasures”: through Oct. 15, Cape Cod Art Association, 3480 Main St., Barnstable. Variety of work by juried artist members. Vote for favorite piece.
Yarmouth Art Guild tent exhibit and sale: 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Cultural Center of Cape Cod, 307 Old Main St., South Yarmouth. www.yarmouthartguild.org.
“At Rest, In Flight”: Cape Cod bird carvings, Saturday through Oct. 8, Cahoon Museum of American Art, 4676 Falmouth Road, Cotuit. Artists included considered masters in field.
“Alphabet”: reception 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Chapman Art Gallery, 5 Main St., Cotuit. Features 26 artists, each randomly assigned a letter as basis for an artwork. F might be for flower, field, forest, fruit or Falmouth. Exhibit runs through Oct. 4.
“Spiritual Landscape”: photographs of Tibet, India and American Southwest by Mike Tompkins, reception 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Cataumet Arts Center, 76 Scraggy Neck Road, Bourne. Gallery talk and slideshow at 2 p.m. On view through Oct. 8. 508 563-5434.
Yarmouth Art Guild outdoor exhibit and sale: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, Just Picked, 13 Willow St., Yarmouth Port.
“The Art of Books”: group show, Thursday through Oct. 29, Woodruff’s Art Center, 1 N. Market St., Mashpee. Reception 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday. www.woodruffsartcenter.com.
“Design Building Photographs”: 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday, Home Builders Remodelers Association of Cape Cod, off Shootflying Hill Road; parking in upper rear lot, 3 Patti Page Way, Centerville. Featuring new initiative: BRICC Art Gallery at HBRACC. Every calendar quarter three HBRACC members will display images of their design and building projects. 774-330-3140.
Friday Fish Fry: 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, Orleans/Eastham Elks Lodge, 10 Mckoy Road, Eastham.
Fish Fry: 6 to 7 p.m. Friday, Weary Travelers, 77 Valley Bars Road, Monument Beach. Call for reservations: 508-759-2707.
Pasta dinner: 5:45 p.m. Saturday, Our Lady of Victory, 230 S. Main St., Centerville. Sponsored by Knights of Columbus Council #2525. Free-will offering. 508-771-5035.
Friendly Kitchen Community Dinner: 4:45 to 6 p.m. Monday, St. Peter’s Church on-the-Canal, 165 Main St., Bourne. No cost family-friendly dinner for all in need of home-cooked meal and friendly companionship.
“The Magic of Bird Migration” with Phil Kyle: 2 p.m. Saturday, Eastham Public Library, 190 Samoset Road. Sponsored by Friends of the Eastham Library. 508-240-5950. FREE!
“Japan and Its Arts in the 20th Century: Part 2”: 2 p.m. Saturday Cotuit Library, 871 Main St. Presented by Tom Silver, Japanese print enthusiast. Register at www.cotuitlibrary.org/events or call library at 508-428-8141. FREE!
“OCEANUS: WHOI en Espanol e Portugues”: symposium of short presentations in Spanish and Portuguese, 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Clark 507, 360 Woods Hole Road. Preregistration required: www.eventbrite.com/e/oceanos-whoi-en-espanol-e-portugues-tickets-37421115564. Light refreshments. FREE!
“A Diseased Ship at Home Port: Cape Cod Sea Captains and the Atlantic Slave Trade”: 4 p.m. Saturday, Brewster Ladies’ Library, 1822 Main St. Presented by Brewster Historical Society.
“Pruning Demystified” with C.L. Fornari: 1 p.m. Sunday, Hyannis Country Garden, 380 W. Main St. $5, includes discount coupons for sales day of event. 508-775-8703.
“Celestial Navigation”: 2 p.m. Sunday, Atwood House Museum, 347 Stage Harbor Road, Chatham. Talk by Don German. $5. www.chathamhistoricalsociety.org.
“Curiosity Untapped: The Whydah”: 6 p.m. Tuesday, Cape Cod Beer, 1336 Phinney’s Lane, Hyannis. What better way to celebrate “Talk Like A Pirate Day” than with a talk on pirates? Eye patch and parrot optional. Renowned author Martin Sandler tells true story of the captaincy, wreck and discovery of the Whydah — the only pirate ship ever found — and the mysteries it revealed.
Gallery talk with Eric Kaiser: 2 p.m. Thursday, Cahoon Museum of American Art, 4676 Falmouth Road, Cotuit. Guest curator and master carver Eric Kaiser will give a gallery talk about unique history of bird carving and skills required by contemporary carvers. Space limited, reservations required. Included with admission. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 508-428-7581.
Osterville Farmers Market: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, grounds of Osterville Historical Museum, 155 W. Bay Road.
Cape Cod Glass Show and Sale: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Cape Cod Community College (gymnasium), 2240 Iyannough Road, West Barnstable. Featuring 23 exhibitors of American and European collectible glass. Talk at 2 p.m. on “Glass Collecting and the Internet”. Free appraisal services, raffle, food service. $7 admission.
Bake sale: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Friday Club, 365 Main St., Yarmouth Port.
Brewster Historical Society Farmers Market: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, Windmill Village (adjacent to Drummer Boy Park), 51 Drummer Boy Road, Brewster.
Wellfleet Farmers Market: 8 a.m. to noon Wednesday, Wellfleet Preservation Hall, 335 Main St.
Farmers market: 3 to 6 p.m. Thursday, Brooks Academy Museum, 80 Parallel St., Harwich.
Talk by author and artist Kathryn Kleekamp on her latest book “Cape Cod and the Islands: Where Beauty History Meet”: 11 a.m. Friday, Thirwood Place, 237 North Main S., South Yarmouth. RSVP: 508-398-8006. FREE!
Talk by local author Jeannette de Beauvoir: 3 p.m. Friday, Yarmouth Port Library, 297 Main St. Meet the author and hear about her books. 508-362-3717.
Rose Dorothea Award reception: 6 p.m. Friday, Provincetown Public Library, 356 Commercial St. Provincetown Board of Library Trustees have chosen to present third Rose Dorothea Award to author and journalist Sebastian Junger. Light refreshments. Limited to 100 people. 508-487-7094. FREE!
“You Wrote a Book…Now What?”: 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Centerville Public Library, 585 Main St. Presented by Jan Kardays. Topics: How to research the competition before you write your book; Copyrights, permissions, manuscript format rules; How social media can change your book career; Details about self-publishing and more. FREE!
Writers Voice Cafe: 2 p.m. Saturday, Provincetown Public Library, 356 Commercial St. Presenting writers Ann Hood and Michael Ruhlman. Marc Jacobs Reading Room. Coffee, tea and snacks. 508-487-7094. FREE!
Talk by Robert Finch, author of “The Outer Beach”: 4 p.m. Sunday, Dennis Memorial Library, 1020 Old Bass River Road.
“Once Upon A Time” children’s playgroup preview: sponsored by Cape Cod Child Development, 10 to 11 a.m. Friday, Centerville Public Library, 585 Main St. Preview will provide information about a weekly dramatic play program to be facilitated by Barbara Johnson, an expressive arts therapist. Designed for ages 5-8 (siblings will be accommodated). Program will be held Friday mornings beginning on Nov. 3 and running five weeks. At end of session, children will perform for parents. Registration required: 508-790-6218, ext. 105, 106. FREE!
Game Room: noon to 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, noon to 6 p.m. Sunday, noon to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday, Hyannis Youth and Community Center, 141 Bassett Lane. Pool tables, air hockey, ping pong, 42-inch flat screen TV, computer lab, free wifi, and supervised play with professional staff. $5 day pass.
Kid’s Pajama Ice Cream Social: 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Polar Cave Ice Cream Parlour, 22 Falmouth Road, Mashpee. Bring kids down in their “jammies,” along with stuffed animal, and they will get a free ice cream.
Game Day: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Dennis Public Library, 5 Hall St., Dennis Port. Classic games available. All ages.
LEGO Club: 11 a.m. to noon Saturday, Brewster Ladies’ Library, 1822 Main St. Ages 4 and up. 508-896-3913.
Cape Cod Therapy Dogs!: 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday, Cape Cod Museum of Natural History, 869 Main St., Brewster. With Gina Hayes Saturdays. Join talented group of certified dogs and their owners in celebration that involves children in fun. Free with admission. 508-896-3867, ext. 133.
Storytime with Miss Lizzy: 11 a.m. Tuesday, Whelden Memorial Library, 2402 Meetinghouse Way, West Barnstable. Geared towards toddlers and pre-K ages, but sibling always welcome. Adult accompaniment required.
Pajama Story Night: sponsored by Cape Cod Child Development, 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Centerville Public Library, 585 Main St. Come hear stories, do an activity and receive a free book. Refreshments. Children encouraged to wear pajamas and bring stuffed animal. Registration required: 508-790-6218, ext. 105, 106. FREE!
A Very Special Family Evening with Deputy Chief Steve Xiarhos and Friends: 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Yarmouth Port Library, 297 Main St. All ages. 508-362-3717.
The Premium Heritage Experience: 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Friday through Sunday, Heritage Museums Gardens, 67 Grove St., Sandwich. VIP treatment with activities, behind-the-scenes access, inside information and interactive experiences. Experience is 90-minute, concierge-led adventure offered twice daily. $25, $10 members.
Cape Cod Classics Car Club Saturday Nite Cruise-in: 4:30 p.m. to dusk Saturday, Patriot Square, Route 134, South Dennis. All makes of cars, trucks, motorcycles and vehicles of interest. Music and 50/50 raffle. Opportunity for kids to have photo taken in select cars with printout containing car information to take home. Free admission for spectators. www.capecodclassics.org.
Annual Sweet Little Variety Show: 2:30 p.m. Friday, Bridges by EPOCH at Mashpee, 462 Old Barnstable Road. In celebration of National Assisted Living Week and its theme “Family is Forever.” Food, entertainment. RSVP: 508-477-0043.
Cranberry Tea with Abundant Savories Sweets: 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Pilgrim Congregational Church, 533 Route 28, Harwich Port. $25. Reservations and tickets available by calling 508-432-1668.
St. Peter’s Church-on-the-Canal open house: 2 p.m. Saturday, St. Peter’s Church-on-the-Canal, 165 Main St., Buzzards Bay. Open house to celebrate 70th anniversary of arrival of church building to current location. Songs, stories from witnesses, historical pictures, refreshments.
Blessing of the Animals: 11 a.m. Sunday, Dennis Union Church, 713 Main St.Have animals on leash or in cage. Wild Care present with some of their animals, including an Eastern screech owl and Eastern box turtle. All types of animal welcome.
Weekly Bingo: 6 to 9:30 p.m. Sunday, Dennis Senior Center, Route 134 and Setucket Road, South Dennis. Cash prizes; food and beverages for sale. Doors open 5 p.m.
Bingo: 6:30 to 9:45 p.m. Tuesday, Orleans/Eastham Elks, 10 Mckoy Road, Eastham. Doors open 5 p.m. Food and snack bar available. Handicapped-accessible.
Women’s Drumming Wednesdays: 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Carlton Hall, Old Bass River Road, Dennis. Drums provided. No experience necessary. Information: email email@example.com or call 617-872-0205.
Wine and Music Wednesday: 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Cotuit Center for the Arts, 4404 Falmouth Road. Open house in gallery with wine tasting and live music. $10. 508-428-0669.
Hymn Sing: 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, West Dennis Community Church, 288 Main St. With organist Tony Furtado, followed by refreshments and conversation. Hymns by request. FREE!
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