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Full Moon Tower Tour – Harvest Moon

Lawson Tower, Behind 330 First Parish Road, Scituate

The Scituate Historical Society will offer “Trips To The Top” on select full moon evenings. Climb the 121 stairs to the belfry where you will look out over Scituate and take in the starry sky and bright full moon. Scituate Historical Society Trustees will be on hand to give a brief history of the tower […]

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Harbor Haunts 2023 – October 20

GAR Hall, 353 Country Way, Scituate

Creative story telling of Ghost Stories and Legends and local hauntings inspired by Edward Rowe Snow and others featuring haunting live music. Produced by Jean Di Giacomandrea and Jennifer Witt Love. Musical Accompaniment by Lenae Badger.Email GAR Hall Events for more information!  Harbor Haunts originally conceived by Hull Performing Arts

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Harbor Haunts 2023 – October 21

GAR Hall, 353 Country Way, Scituate

Creative story telling of Ghost Stories and Legends and local hauntings inspired by Edward Rowe Snow and others featuring haunting live music. Produced by Jean Di Giacomandrea and Jennifer Witt Love. Musical Accompaniment by Lenae Badger.Email GAR Hall Events for more information!  Harbor Haunts originally conceived by Hull Performing Arts

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Full Moon Tower Tour – Hunter’s Moon

Lawson Tower, Behind 330 First Parish Road, Scituate

The Scituate Historical Society will offer “Trips To The Top” on select full moon evenings. Climb the 121 stairs to the belfry where you will look out over Scituate and take in the starry sky and bright full moon. Scituate Historical Society Trustees will be on hand to give a brief history of the tower […]

Donation Requested

Explore Stellwagen

GAR Hall, 353 Country Way, Scituate

Sanctuary Shipwrecks, Ships, Science, Seabirds and Whales Presented by Sanctuary Researcher — Michael Thompson What is a National Marine Sanctuary?National marine sanctuaries are special areas in ocean and Great Lakes waters around our country; they are often called America’s underwater parks. Sites have been designated for their aesthetic beauty, the bounty of their natural resources, […]

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Full Moon Tower Tour – Beaver Moon

Lawson Tower, Behind 330 First Parish Road, Scituate

The Scituate Historical Society will offer “Trips To The Top” on select full moon evenings. Climb the 121 stairs to the belfry where you will look out over Scituate and take in the starry sky and bright full moon. Scituate Historical Society Trustees will be on hand to give a brief history of the tower […]

Donation Requested

Full Moon Tower Tour – Cold Moon

Lawson Tower, Behind 330 First Parish Road, Scituate

The Scituate Historical Society will offer “Trips To The Top” on select full moon evenings. Climb the 121 stairs to the belfry where you will look out over Scituate and take in the starry sky and bright full moon. Scituate Historical Society Trustees will be on hand to give a brief history of the tower […]

Donation requested

Scituate Historical Society Annual Dinner

Harbor United Methodist Church, 55 First Parish Road, Scituate

The Scituate Historical Society invites you to our Annual Dinner on Saturday, February 10, 2024, at the Harbor United Methodist Church at 6:30 pm. Enjoy a full turkey dinner, with special guest and speaker Don Wilding, journalist and author, who will share stories from his book “Cape Cod and the Portland Gale of 1898.” Tickets […]

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The James Webb Space Telescope

GAR Hall, 353 Country Way, Scituate

NEW DATE:  Postponed from December 18, 2023 The James Webb Space Telescope: THE INVISIBLE MADE REAL Presented by NASA Solar System Ambassador MJ Johnson In 2021, humanity successfully initiated the most ambitious, complicated and expensive telescope ever conceived, and began a new era of discovery unlike any before it. The James Webb Space Telescope (or […]

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The USS Salem – with Don DeCristofaro and the Greater Boston Paranormal Associates

GAR Hall, 353 Country Way, Scituate

Using evidential clips and personal accounts the GBPA will take us through the ship’s history and use that as a segue into the paranormal aspects of what the group does aboard Salem, including the individuals they speak to and the method used to verify their identities. A Q&A will follow the presentation. Tickets available online […]

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Full Moon Lawson Tower Tour – March 25

Lawson Tower, Behind 330 First Parish Road, Scituate

The Scituate Historical Society will offer “Trips To The Top” on select full moon evenings. Climb the 121 stairs to the belfry where you will look out over Scituate and take in the starry sky and bright full moon. Scituate Historical Society Trustees will be on hand to give a brief history of the tower. […]

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Threads Through Time – New England’s Stone Walls

GAR Hall, 353 Country Way, Scituate

Stone walls are an iconic landscape feature of New England. Winding through miles of fields, woodlands, and roads, their presence is often taken for granted. However, a closer examination of local stone walls reveals complex and interesting stories that define our region’s history and identity. Join Jennifer Robinson, Preservation Services Manager at Historic New England, […]

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