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  • House Music Series: Soaring Acoustics
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    02/01/2020

    House Music Series: Soaring Acoustics
    Highfield Hall and Gardens

    Saturday, February 1 from 3:00- 4:00 pm
    $35/$25 Members

    Join Highfield Hall for the first concert in our new winter House Music Series entitled, “Soaring Acoustics.” This chamber music ensemble will feature Jelle Atema, flutist; Robin Roberts, flutist and pianist; and Cathy Bonnett, pianist.

    Home is where chamber music began, and it is at our home where music and conversation will happen this winter.

    Chamber music is composed for a small group of instruments without a conductor. Because of its intimate nature, chamber music has been described as “the music of friends”. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe described chamber music as “four rational people conversing.”

    Program will include:
    “Andante and Scherzo” by Franz Doppler, (early 19th century, romantic and virtuoso)
    “Interlude” by Jaques Ibert, (mid 20th century, soaring passion)
    J.S. Bach sonata for flute and piano
    “The Hamburger Sonata” by Bach’s son Carl Philip Emanuel

    Learn more about the musicians

    The concert will be followed by a short discussion and light refreshments.
    Register online today using the button below or call, 508-495-1878, ext. 2

    Register now.

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  • We CAN’s 3rd Annual Valentine’s Day Luncheon
    12:00 PM-2:00 PM
    02/12/2020

    To benefit WE CAN’s GROW Program for women entrepreneurs

    Wednesday, February 12th
    12:00 – 2:00 PM
    Chatham Bars Inn
    297 Shore Road, Chatham

    Join us for lunch at the beautiful Chatham Bars Inn to support WE CAN’s GROW Program for women entrepreneurs on Cape Cod.

    Your ticket includes a champagne reception, two course luncheon, raffles, keynote speaker, and the chance to network with over 150 women business owners, leaders, and entrepreneurs.

    $100 per person
    $1000 for sponsored tables of 8

    Can’t go? Sponsor a GROW participant to attend in your place for $100.
    Sponsorship opportunities available.

    Ticket purchase

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  • House Music Series: Bonbons
    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    02/14/2020

    Friday, February 14 from 4:30- 5:30 pm
    $35/$25 Members
    Celebrate Valentine’s Day with Holland-born flutist, Jelle Atema, Professor Emeritus of Biology at the Boston University Marine Program. The second concert of our House Music Series is appropriately entitled “Bonbons.”
    The concert will be engaging the audience in a novel way, as each piece to be played will be a surprise, chosen using “bonbons!” Each sweet will be wrapped up with a title from a larger playlist and audience members will draw bonbons to select what piece will be played next! This event has been created to support winter exhibit Personae Gratae: Begin at Home.
  • Laurentide at Mashpee Commons Winter Concert Series
    6:30 PM-8:30 PM
    02/14/2020

    What better way to enjoy a winter afternoon than enjoying great music in beautiful surroundings with fun and engaging people! Come see first hand how we are Living Well and Loving Life at Laurentide at Mashpee Commons during our second winter in Mashpee. Come sample the hospitality and programming at the Cape’s newest and most innovative senior living community.

    Friday February 14th
    6:30 pm
    WILLIE NININGER

    RSVP: (508) 539-1300 or concierge@laurentidemashpeecommons.com

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  • Simon Music Series at Highfield Hall
    4:00 PM-6:00 PM
    02/16/2020

    Sunday, February 16 from 4:00- 6:00 pm
    $45/$35 Members
    Applauded by music critics as “…talented, sensitive…brilliant,” JIJI is an adventurous artist on both acoustic and electric guitar, playing an extensive range of music from traditional and contemporary classical music to free improvisation.
    Born in Seoul, South Korea, JIJI (Jiyeon Kim) began playing classical guitar at the age of nine. Her impeccable musicianship combined with compelling stage presence and fascinating repertoire earned the Korean guitarist First Prize at the 2016 Concert Artists Guild International Competition.
    A major highlight of JIJI’s 2018-19 season is her Carnegie Hall/Stern Auditorium debut as soloist with the award-winning New York Youth Symphony, performing the world premiere of a new concerto written for her by American composer Natalie Dietterich.
    She also performs her own compositions, incorporating electronic media and acoustic music, and she recently worked as a composer with the Yale Repertory Theater, Yale Cabaret, and Yale school of Art. Her music is influenced by her regular activities as a DJ, in which she highlights the electronic dance styles of happy hardcore and Berlin experimental electronica.
    RESERVE YOUR SEAT NOW and join us in welcoming her back to Highfield Hall!
    Generous support for this performance provided by the Simon Concert Series.
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  • Healthy Family Cooking: 5-Ingredient Meals for Busy Families
    10:30 AM-12:30 PM
    02/19/2020

    Wednesday, February 19 from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm
    Driving around town as the “parent taxi” leaves less time for families to spend together at home. The last thing a parent wants to do after all that driving around is to spend lots of time in the kitchen preparing dinner! We will explore how 5-ingredient meals can save you time.
    We are excited to have Peggy Eagan, a personal chef who owns Bistro on the Go, host this exclusive series featuring classes focused on healthy family cooking. Until about seven years ago, Peggy was a juvenile court attorney working with parents and families. Seven years ago, she became a personal chef and caterer. Through her work with food, she has been able to help vacationing and year-round families with meal preparation.
    Class size is limited. Grab a seat at the table EARLY!
    Register online or call 508-495-1878, ext. 2
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  • “POP UP” Kitchen Work Horse Series: Electric Pressure Cooker
    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    02/26/2020

    “POP UP” Kitchen Work Horse Series: Electric Pressure Cooker

    Wednesday, February 26 from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
    $70/$60 Members
    Highfield Hall and Gardens

    Most home cooks have their favorite work horse appliances in their kitchens, but don’t always use them as often as perhaps they should. This series will address three classics: the electric pressure cooker (also known as the Instant Pot), the cast iron skillet, and that old chestnut– the food processor.

    Our Culinary Director, Gail Blakely, will share her favorite, tried and true recipes for each of these, and answer questions about them as well. We will also take a look at some of the cookbooks that are out there for your reference, so you can decide which, if any, you wish to add to your library.

    Class size is limited. Grab a seat at the table EARLY!
    Register online or call, 508-495-1878, ext. 2

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  • 4th Annual Robert Burns Supper
    5:30 PM-9:00 PM
    02/29/2020

    4th Annual Robert Burns Supper
    Highfield Hall and Gardens

    Saturday, February 29 from 5:30- 9:00 pm
    $125/$100 Members

    Join us for an evening of whisky, poetry, haggis, and mayhem as we celebrate our 4th Annual Burns Night at Highfield Hall! We will enjoy a fun and festive evening of “toasting” and “roasting” the Lads and Lassies while paying tribute to the National Bard of Scotland. Listen to traditional Scottish music and entertainment, drink whisky, and eat haggis (vegetarian options available)!

    What exactly is a Burns Night Supper…and do I have to eat haggis?

    Robert Burns was the National Bard of Scotland. The first Burns Supper took place on January 25, 1801, five years after his death, when a group of his friends held a dinner in his honor to mark his birthday. Today, you don’t have to be Scottish to take part in this beloved tradition. Fun, good friends, tasty food, and a wee bit (or more!) of whisky will make the evening memorable. Tartans from all clans and Sassenachs are welcome and no, you don’t have to eat haggis…but we think you’ll like it!

    Please click the button below to register online or call 508-495-1878 ext. 2.

    Grab a seat at the table.

  • Winter Life’s a Beach Fundraiser for ALS
    7:30 PM-11:30 PM
    02/29/2020

    Saturday, February 29, 2020
    7:30 PM – 11:30 PM

    Dino’s Sports Bar – Dino’s On Deck
    401 Nathan Ellis Hwy
    Mashpee, Massachusetts 02649

    Spend your Leap Day 2020 at our winter beach party helping ALS Family Charitable Foundation raise funds for our Patient Programs. Join us for a night of classic beach tunes by the crowd favorite BaHa Brothers. Count on energetic crowd, lots of dancing and singing along with the band, great food, and fun games and contests. For details and ticketing information visit www.alsfamily.org/beach-party-2020 or call 508-759-9696.