Jan. 14th: History of Cape Cod National Seashore

Saturday, January 14th, 2:00 p.m. (suggested donation: $5.00 pp) History of the Cape Cod National Seashore: 55 Years and Counting for a Cape Cod Treasure Presentation by Bill Burke, Park Historian, Cape Cod National Seashore Location: Harwich Community Center (#100 Oak St.) In the 1950s, Cape Codders were split over the proposal to carve a National Seashore […] Read more »

2:30 p.m. on Jan. 21st: Terns of Cape Cod

NEW DATE & TIME: Saturday, January 21st, 2:30 p.m. (RE-SCHEDULED from Jan. 7th snowstorm) (suggested donation: $5.00 pp) Terns of Cape Cod: Birds of Paradox           Presentation by Peter Trull: Naturalist, Author & Lighthouse Charter School Science Teacher Location: Harwich Community Center (#100 Oak St.) Take a photo-journey with Peter Trull as he explores the […] Read more »

Jan. 28th: Whale Disentanglement

Saturday, January 28th, 2:00 p.m. (suggested donation: $5.00 pp) Whale Disentanglement: First Responders Save Lives Presentation by the Whale Disentanglement Division of the Center for Coastal Studies Location: Harwich Community Center (#100 Oak St.) When a whale is reported entangled, “First Responders” quickly get to the site, monitor, and standby the animal until the primary […] Read more »

Feb. 4th: Tracking Snowy Owls at Logan Airport

Saturday, February 4th, 2:00 p.m. (suggested donation: $5.00 pp) Tracking Snowy Owls at Boston’s Logan Airport: Wildlife Research Takes Flight Presentation by Norman Smith, Director, Massachusetts Audubon Blue Hills Sanctuary Location: Harwich Community Center (#100 Oak St.) Since 1981, Norman Smith has spent countless days and nights, in every imaginable weather condition observing, capturing, banding, […] Read more »

Feb. 11th: Life of the River Otter

Saturday, February 11th, 2:00 p.m. (suggested donation: $5.00 pp) The Life of the North American River Otter Presentation by Liz Baldwin, Assistant Director, BiodiversityWorks Location: Harwich Community Center (#100 Oak St.) In 2011, Liz and her colleague Luanne Johnson founded BiodiversityWorks (www.biodiversityworksmv.org) to focus on wildlife research and monitoring in the region and to mentor […] Read more »

Feb. 25th: Eco-Restoration in Harwich Port

Saturday, February 25th, 2:00 p.m. (suggested donation: $5.00 pp) Eco-Restoration: Transforming Retired Bogs Presentation by Eric Ford, Restoration Specialist, Massachusetts Department of Ecological Restoration Location: Harwich Community Center (#100 Oak St.) Alongside its partners, the Massachusetts Division of Ecological Restoration (DER), the Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries, and the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, HCT […] Read more »

March 25th: Meet Your Local Farmers Event

Join us Saturday, March 25th (noon – 3:30 p.m.) in the gym at the Harwich Community Center You’re invited to the 8th Annual “Meet Your Local Farmers” event (free & open to the public) on Saturday, March 25, 2017 from noon – 3:30 p.m. in the gym at the Harwich Community Center (100 Oak St., Harwich, […] Read more »

5th Annual Wildlands Music & Art Stroll

• Saturday, September 9th (1:00 – 4:00 p.m.) 5th Annual Wildlands Music & Art Stroll Park at Monomoy Regional High School Please join us on Saturday, September 9th from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. for HCT’s 5th annual ‘Wildlands Music & Art Stroll’.  We are excited to host this unique community event once again!  Event admission is […] Read more »

New AmeriCorps Member Partners with HCT & Town

HCT’s latest AmeriCorps member, Gerhard (pronounced ‘Garrett’) Jansen, is 22 years old and hails from Arlington, Virginia.  He graduated in May 2016 from the College of William and Mary with a degree in the sociology of religion.  Given his love of working outdoors, community service, and desire to explore new places, he thought AmeriCorps Cape […] Read more »