Upcoming Dates

Full day sessions for students entering grades 4 – 6 in the fall of 2024. Cost: $400 Young scientists will conduct hands-on investigations based on research projects at the Reserve from water quality of the bay to wildlife observations. They will learn to use a variety of instruments to help with their discoveries and play (more…)


Upcoming Dates

  • 12
    Jul
    9:30 AM
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    11:30 AM

Edible Plant Walk Friday, July 12 9:30AM-11:00AM The lands around Waquoit Bay are home to over 60 species of edible wild plants, many of which are more nutritious and/or flavorful than their cultivated counterparts. These include native species, like Black Cherry and Sweet Fern; non-native weeds, like Curled Dock and Chicory; and invasive species, like (more…)


Upcoming Dates

  • 12
    Jul
    11:00 AM
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    12:00 PM

Junior Ranger Program July 12 – August 9 Join us for activities, games, experiments, walks, and crafts each week to explore themes related to our Bay and upland habitat. Children 7-11 years with an adult. July 12 –  Symbiosis by the Bay July 19 When the Moon Hits the Tide July 26 Ice in Action (more…)


Upcoming Dates

  • 13
    Jul
    10:00 AM
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    11:00 AM

Let’s Go N’Seine Every Saturday morning from July 6 – August 24. Let’s find out who is living in the Bay. Wade out with nets to catch creatures and spend time observing and identifying what we find. Please wear rubber boots or shoes that can get wet – no bare feet. All ages welcome. (more…)


Upcoming Dates

Bayside Buddies – half day sessions for students entering grades 2 – 3 in the fall of 2024. Cost: $225 Children will get wet, muddy, and inspired through games, crafts, and basic scientific investigations. They will be exploring nature in various habitats around Waquoit Bay including forest, field and marshes. The students will study wildlife (more…)


Upcoming Dates

Bayside Buddies – half day sessions for students entering grades 2 – 3 in the fall of 2024. Cost: $225 Children will get wet, muddy, and inspired through games, crafts, and basic scientific investigations. They will be exploring nature in various habitats around Waquoit Bay including forest, field and marshes. The students will study wildlife (more…)


Upcoming Dates

  • 16
    Jul
    6:30 PM
    -
    7:30 PM

Evenings on the Bluff  Join us each week for lively entertainment with an environmental twist overlooking beautiful Waquoit Bay. Bring a picnic dinner and a beach chair or blanket. All ages welcome. Wampanoag Singers And Dancers Join the fun and dance along to traditional eastern social songs and dances that will educate and entertain audiences (more…)


Upcoming Dates

  • 17
    Jul
    10:00 AM
    -
    11:00 AM

Let’s Go N’Seine Every Wednesday morning from July 10 – August 28. Let’s find out who is living in the Bay. Wade out with nets to catch creatures and spend time observing and identifying what we find. Please wear rubber boots or shoes that can get wet – no bare feet. All ages welcome. (more…)


Upcoming Dates

  • 17
    Jul
    How the Oyster Saved the Bay
    1:00 PM
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    2:00 PM

Sea Life Story Time July 10 – August 28 Join us for a story walk or a story about the Bay and estuary animals.  We will have a hands-on activity and a craft relating to the story. Children 3-7 years with an adult, siblings welcome. July 17 How the Oyster Saved the Bay by Jeff (more…)


Upcoming Dates

  • 19
    Jul
    Beach Wildlife
    8:30 AM
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    10:00 AM

South Cape Beach Walks July 19 – August 23 Take an early morning walk with one of our park staff to learn a little about our local beach ecology and geology. Meet at the Bayberry parking lot, Great Oak Road, Mashpee on the right past South Cape Beach entrance. We will take different paths depending (more…)

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