September 29, 2018

Next Friday, Oct. 5, will mark the 90th anniversary of the publishing of Henry Beston's "The Outermost House". The book, which has never been out of print, is a classic among environmental literature, and a major influence on the works of Rachel Carson and the establis...

February 19, 2018

The Henry Beston Society, Addison Art Gallery, and the Cape Cod National Seashore teamed up for a extraordinary Outermost House experience at the CCNS Salt Pond Visitors Center in Eastham on Sunday.
According to the official CCNS count, 194 attended the “Henry Beston’s...

August 18, 2017

 I'll be presenting a special talk and multi-media presentation, “The Outermost House: An Eastham Story”, during Eastham’s Windmill Weekend.


The program will be held at the Eastham Historical Society’s 1869 Schoolhouse Museum, 25 Schoolhouse Road, on Saturday, Sept. 9,...

November 25, 2016

For many years, literary buffs and nature devotees here on Cape Cod have been anxiously awaiting the arrival of a biography on Henry Beston, author of “The Outermost House.”

This fall, Godine Publishing released “Orion on the Dunes: A Biography of Henry Beston” by Danie...

October 19, 2016

The students from Tahanto Regional High School in Boylston, Mass., completed their annual field trip to Cape Cod this past weekend.

The outing is a cross-curriculum weekend trip to the Cape Cod National Seashore, which includes lessons in history (advanced placement), E...

October 1, 2016

The Henry Beston Society is featured on the most recent podcast of the 7522 Beach Mountain Radio & Podcast Network. Yours truly sat down to talk with them about Henry Beston and the archival material on display at the Outermost House exhibit at the Eastham Historical S...

September 30, 2016

In today’s world, many young people are wrapped up in the technological maze of smart phones and other electronic gadgets. The wonders of the natural world seem to be light years away.

Teachers Steve Pacheco and Peter Doherty of Tahanto Regional High School in Boylston,...

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