Field Trips: Jan. 9th — Dec. 31th
Cape & Islands Field Trips
January through December
WINE AND MUSIC WEDNESDAYS
‘Wine and Music Wednesday’ is an open house held on the third Wednesday of every month in the gallery of the Cotuit Center for the Arts. From 6 to 7:30 p.m., enjoy wine tasting and live music for just $10 ($5 for members). For more information, visit artsonthecape.org.
Saturdays, January 9 through April 30
On Saturdays mornings in the historic 1903 Jam Kitchen, operated by the Thornton Burgess Society in East Sandwich, learn how to make all kinds of jam delights, including apple pie jam, cherry apricot jam, strawberry rhubarb jam, and more. Saturday morning classes are for adults from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. (Children’s classes and other workshops are available on other days.) Each class is $45 ($35 for members), and participants bring home four to six (6 ounce) jars of their own preserves. Pre-registration is required. Call 508 888-6870, or go to thorntonburgess.org.
ELDRED’S AUCTIONEERS “CABIN FEVER” SALE
This sale of treasures and collectibles is held at Eldred’s Auctioneers and Appraisers, on 1483 Route 6A in East Dennis. The sale features fine antiques, artwork, furnishings, and accessories. For information, visit eldreds.com, or call 508 385-3116.
January 23 through April 3
THROUGH YOUNG EYES
In collaboration with the Cape & Islands Art Educators Association, the Cape Cod Museum of Art exhibits diverse works of art by young artists curated by Cape-wide art teachers in this popular annual show. Visitors delight in the great variety of media created by students ages kindergarten through grade 12, including painting, printmaking, drawing, sculpture, pottery, fiber work, jewelry, fashion design, and more. For information, visit ccmoa.org.
FLORA IN WINTER
The Worcester Art Museum blooms during the annual four-day Flora in Winter celebration. Skilled floral arrangers from around New England interpret works inspired by the museum’s galleries. The celebration launches with a Flora Opening Party on Thursday, January 28 at 5:30 p.m. Workshops, lectures, scavenger hunts, docent-led tours, and more are available throughout the weekend. For more information, visit worcesterart.org, or call 508 793-4502.
BOATBUILDERS SHOW IN HYANNIS
Looking for a way to escape the winter doldrums? Stop by the 10th Annual Boatbuilders’ Show at the Resort and Conference Center in Hyannis. Custom-built sailboats and powerboats are on display, and more than 50 exhibitors are on hand. Admission is $5 and free for children under 12. For more information, visit boatcapecod.org.
February 28 through September 1
CAPE COD MUSEUM OF ART 35TH ANNIVERSARY
This year marks the 35th anniversary of the Cape Cod Museum of Art in Dennis. To celebrate, the museum is hosting exhibits and events throughout the six months, including a national juried exhibition, the Annual Gala & Art Auction, and a fashion show. The festivities kick off on February 28 with a Red Carpet Gala. For more information, visit ccmoa.org.