The Museums on the Green offers a full range of adult and family programs, including our 2017 Lecture Series. Costs to most lectures are $ 5 for members and $ 8 for non-members, and our held at our Cultural Center, 55 Palmer Avenue, Falmouth.
We also have a special series on Women's History entitled “Why Didn't I Know About This?” These lectures are made possible through a grant from Mass Humanities. To learn more about these offerings, click here
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Katharine Lee Bates Poetry Fest
August 10 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Born in Falmouth, Katharine Lee Bates wrote “America the Beautiful” in 1893, as well as many other works. She celebrated her life in Falmouth throughout her writings and we honor her memory by allowing others to create original pieces of poetry. This annual celebration of her life and works allows local schoolchildren and adults to submit their original works in her honor. There will be judging and winners will be informed well in advance of the program. This event is free and open to all!
To submit an entry: Please print off entry form below. Each original poem must be 25 lines or less. Each poet can submit up to 3 original entries. Poems should be on a separate page, unsigned, ready for photocopying.
Deadline for submission: May 25, 2017
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