Museum Offers ‘Whalers Wanted’ Session

The Whaling Museum invites families to its Whalers Wanted program, as part of its Black History Month celebration. The Feb. 19 program includes a harpoon made by blacksmith Lewis Temple, a former slave, and a presentation about life o a whaling ship for people of Read More …

‘Toothapalooza’ at the Whaling Museum

In celebration of National Children’s Dental Health Month, kids are invited to the Whaling Museum on Feb. 23 to explore teeth large and small. Check out a real whale tooth cavity, see a narwhal tusk, enjoy a puppet show, and meet the Tooth Fairy. Carve Read More …

Schools on Weeklong Break, Banks, Offices Closed Monday

Government offices will be closed Monday for the federal and state holiday of Washington’s Birthday. Most banks and libraries are also closed Monday, while nearly all schools are closed for a week for winter break. LIRR trains will operate on a holiday schedule, with off-peak Read More …

Arts Roundup: From SeaFaire to Demon Night

Get out and enjoy the nice weather at all the area festivals. Then, if you’re up for it, see a triple threat of scary movies. What: SeaFaire Where: The Whaling Museum & Education Center When: Saturday, September 29th 11:00 am – 2:00 pm About: A Read More …