Tabor Academy Presents: A Saildrone for Science: Probing Alaskan Ocean Waters
When: Feb. 20 at 6:30 p.m.
Where: Tabor Academy, 232 Front St., Marion
Join Heather McRae Tabisola for an evening lecture on for the next Science@Work Lecture Series at Tabor Academy as she shares information about the testing of an innovative research tool in the Arctic to advance ocean observation: the Saildrone. Learn more about the innovative technology of unmanned surface vehicles and how they are advancing ocean observations.
Lots to do during school vacation week at the Whaling Museum
When: Feb. 19-23
Where: New Bedford Whaling Museum, 18 Johnny Cake Hill
Don’t miss this week of family-friendly events to engage children in hands-on history, science, and arts-based projects. Kicks off Feb. 19 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. where kids can climb inside an inflatable whale, make some creative arts and crafts, and go on a scavenger hunt. They can also dress as a historical figure in the photo booth. For the rest of the week's activities and schedule go to: www.whalingmuseum.org.
Valentine's Day themed 24 hour show!
When: Feb. 17 from 6:30 to 11 p.m.
Where: Gallery X, 169 Williams St. New Bedford
Admission: $10 at the door
Back for Season 3! Presented by The Collective NB, this season starts off with a Valentine's Day themed 24 hour show! If you don't know what a 24 hour show is: everything will be written, rehearsed, and performed within 24 hrs. It's an accelerated process that leads to some fun, exciting performances. So come for a night of theatre, art, and entertainment. Learn more on Facebook at @thecollectivenb.
EDITOR'S NOTE: CANCELLED DUE TO IMPENDING SNOW STORM. Rescheduled to May 6.
Fellswater returns to Sandywoods
When: Feb. 17 doors open at 7:30 p.m.
Where: Sandywoods Center for the Arts, 43 Muse Way, Tiverton, RI.
Tickets: $12 advance, $15 at the door
Formed in 2008, Fellswater is Boston’s dynamic Celtic music ensemble. They play a wide range of tunes and songs from traditional to modern compositions that draws from the heritage of all the Celtic nations, especially Scotland, Ireland, Brittany and Canada. Their instrumentation changes depending on the musical selection and includes vocals, fiddle, whistle, Irish flute, guitar, octave mandolin, Scottish smallpipes, border pipes, and percussion. For tickets: https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3202002