Going back to school is more exciting when it is wine school! Join Lindsay Cox, New England Regional Manager of Domaine Select, for a tasting of off-the beaten schoolyard path wines. Ten percent of sales … Continue reading "Cheers to Charities: Boston Med Flight"
For more than a millennium, Polynesians occupied the remotest islands in the Pacific Ocean, an enormous triangle stretching from Hawaii to New Zealand to Easter Island. Sailing in large, double-hulled canoes, without the benefit of … Continue reading "Author talk: Christina Thompson, Sea People, The Puzzle of Polynesia"
Fungipedia: A Brief Compendium of Mushroom Lore is an illustrated mini-encyclopedia of fungal lore, from John Cage and Terrence McKenna to mushroom sex and fairy rings. With more than 180 entries”on topics as varied as Alice … Continue reading "Author Talk: Lawrence Millman, Fungipedia"
A uniquely Nantucket celebration with food, music, dancing, and so much fun. In the Nantucket Yacht Club. Nantucket Shellfish Association members may purchase tickets through September 1; public sale for non-members will be on September … Continue reading "2019 Scallopers Ball"
Edward Wilson-Lee tells the extraordinary story of Hernando Colón, a singular visionary of the printing press-age who also happened to be Christopher Columbus’s illegitimate son. At the peak of the Age of Exploration, Hernando traveled … Continue reading "Author Talk: Edward Wilson Lee, The Catalogue of Shipwrecked Books"