This #GivingTuesday, Consider Community Radio!

This #GivingTuesday, Consider Community Radio!

It’s Tuesday, and you know what that means: it’s when you can tune in to WOMR and hear Kathy Tarr, Paula Sperry, Carol Courneen, Ira Wood, and more of the wonderful people who make this station what it is. The Tuesday after Thanksgiving has also become a time to...
Recovering Hearts Bookstore Reaches The End

Recovering Hearts Bookstore Reaches The End

PROVINCETOWN — When Leslie McGrath arrived in Provincetown, she thought she was going to open a bar. Instead, she ended up with a bookstore devoted to healing of all kinds — including recovery from alcohol and substance abuse. Her shop, Recovering Hearts on Standish...
Free Vets’ Theatre Program on Outer Cape

Free Vets’ Theatre Program on Outer Cape

The Cape Rep Theatre invites local military veterans to be part of a new theater initiative, The Veterans’ Company (VetCo). The Veterans’ Company is free and open to any veteran eager to learn the craft of theater through an intensive production process. Founded by...
Provincetown Commons Ribbon Cutting Celebration

Provincetown Commons Ribbon Cutting Celebration

Provincetown Commons Ribbon Cutting Celebration Provincetown ready to open 10,000 square foot building dedicated to driving economic opportunities for artists and entrepreneurs Saturday, December 1, 2018 — 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm at 46 Bradford Street, Provincetown,...
Energy Storage Plans Moving Forward in Provincetown

Energy Storage Plans Moving Forward in Provincetown

Eversource is moving forward with energy storage projects in Provincetown and Oak Bluffs the utility says will help increase reliability and supplement the electric infrastructure for Cape Cod and Martha’s Vineyard. The utility, which distributes electricity on the...
Week of November 21st. The ptownie Dispatch!

Week of November 21st. The ptownie Dispatch!

Pilgrim Monument Lighting November 21, 2018, 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm at Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum The annual lighting of the Pilgrim Monument celebrates the Pilgrims’ first landing in the New World in Provincetown on November 11, 1620. It is one of Cape...
Community Radio Station WOMR Holds Annual Meeting

Community Radio Station WOMR Holds Annual Meeting

Lower Cape Communications—community radio station WOMR – held its 2018 annual meeting on Saturday, November 17, at the Provincetown Inn.  The annual meeting was well-attended by staff, volunteers, board members, and other interested persons. Board of directors...
Provincetown 400 Represented at State House

Provincetown 400 Represented at State House

BOSTON – An event at the Massachusetts State House brought together cultural councils from both England and the United States, and was attended by Provincetown 400 – the group responsible for planning the celebration to mark the 400th anniversary of the Pilgrim...
The Monument Lighting is November 21

The Monument Lighting is November 21

PROVINCETOWN — The annual lighting of the Pilgrim Monument will take place on Wednesday, Nov. 21 from 5 to 7 p.m. “The lighting ceremony is traditionally held the night before Thanksgiving to commemorate the first landing of the Pilgrims in the New World in...
Week of November 14th. The ptownie Dispatch!

Week of November 14th. The ptownie Dispatch!

Film Art Series: The Founder (2016) November 14, 2018 from 7:00 pm at Water’s Edge Cinema The Provincetown Film Society and Provincetown Art Association and Museum kick off its 13th season of the Provincetown Film Art Series on Thursday. Movies will be featured...
Provincetown Public Library Reading Challenge

Provincetown Public Library Reading Challenge

We’re told, “Don’t judge a book by its cover,” but what if someone gave you permission to choose a book just for the cover? What about that book that you don’t want to be caught dead reading, but secretly are dying to read? How about expanding your horizons by reading...
Support Provincetown’s community radio station

Support Provincetown’s community radio station

It’s the fall pledge drive at Cape Cod’s only community radio station, WOMR/WFMR, one of three times during the year when listeners are asked to help contribute to the station’s operating expenses. Unlike commercial radio stations, WOMR is volunteer-driven and...
Provincetown Film Art Series Launches at Waters Edge

Provincetown Film Art Series Launches at Waters Edge

The Provincetown Film Art Series, now in its 13th year, is sponsored by the Provincetown Film Society and the Provincetown Art Association and Museum and curated and hosted by Howard Karren, arts editor of the Banner. Discounted passes for 16 films, running from...
Have a Provincetown November!

Have a Provincetown November!

Provincetown is rich in so many ways – in its food, in the arts and, of course, in its wonderful LGBTQ community. But it’s also rich in history and, as the Thanksgiving holiday approaches, we are reminded that, in 1620, the Pilgrims first landed in Provincetown...
Week of November 7th. The ptownie Dispatch!

Week of November 7th. The ptownie Dispatch!

SKIP Monday – Friday, 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm at UU Methodist Church (Soup Kitchen in Provincetown) starts its new season this week, Monday through Friday from 12:30-1:30 at the United Methodist Church, 10 Shank Painter Road. SKIP’s goal is to provide...
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