HIGHLANDS FEST 2018 SAVE THE DATE Saturday, June 30, 10 am to 1 pm. Free.
Highlands Fest is an annual celebration of the Highlands Center at Cape Cod National Seashore by its partner organizations: Barnstable County AmeriCorps Cape Cod, Cape Cod National Seashore, Payomet Performing Arts Center, Provincetown Center for Coastal Studies, Sustainable CAPE, and Truro Center for the Arts at Castle Hill.
Payomet Performing Arts Center
Payomet celebrates its 21st season as one of Cape Cod's leading presenters of performing arts including professionally staged theater productions. Payomet's summer season also features music concerts by emerging and established artists, Circus Camp for children and CircusCape performances for the entire family at their Highlands Center tent from mid-June to mid-September. There is a great variety of offerings for the 2018 season, so please refer to their calendar and website.
Truro Center for the Arts at Castle Hill will hold 2 firings of its wood-fired kiln at the Highlands Center.
Loading Monday-Wednesday, May 7-9, and unload Saturday, May 12 June:
Loading Sunday-Tuesday, June 17-29, and unload Friday, June 22 October:
Loading Sunday-Tuesday, October 7-9, and unload Friday, October 12
To participate in one of the 2017 firings - see www.castlehill.org
Walk: Truro's Cold War Past
TBD for 2018
½ hours, ¾ mile. Free. Tour the former North Truro Air Force Station. Learn about the role the area played in our Cold War past, as well as its future as the Highlands Center.
DOE ARM Climate Research Facility (July 2012 - July 2013)
The Department of Energy's Atmospheric Radiation Monitoring System Mobile Climate Research Facility has been engaged in a one-year deployment at Highlands Center. The goal was to study aerosols - tiny particles in the air such as dust, soot and sea salt - to improve understanding of how aerosols effect Earth's climate.