Category: Events

Registration Now Open for Local Weather Course

Registration Now Open for Local Weather Course

| September 19, 2017 | Reply

Title: Red Sky in Morning, Sailors Take Warning! Description: Curious about our crazy New England weather? Ever wonder what kind of cloud was floating above your head? Would you like to learn how you can predict the weather in your own backyard? Come join us for an enjoyable, interactive class on weather basics. Course includes some […]

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Join Us for the 2017 Southern New England Weather Conference

Join Us for the 2017 Southern New England Weather Conference

| August 29, 2017 | Reply

  This year’s Southern New England Weather Conference will be held on SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 4th at MEDITECH, FOXBORO, MA.  This state-of-the-art building features a 3,000 sq. ft. auditorium-in-the-round where most of the conference will be held. Since 2000, the Conference has provided a place for weather enthusiasts and professionals to gather and share their knowledge […]

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Join us for Our “Members Only” Rooftop Fireworks Viewing

Join us for Our “Members Only” Rooftop Fireworks Viewing

| June 29, 2017 | Reply

Note-  We are very sorry, but this event is SOLD OUT!        

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Join Us for a Beautiful Solstice Sunset Viewing & Hike

Join Us for a Beautiful Solstice Sunset Viewing & Hike

| June 20, 2017 | Reply

Please join us this week (June 22-24 from 7 to 10 p.m.) for The Blue Hill Observatory Summer Solstice Sunset Hike and Fundraiser. Our fun for the whole family event will begin with an optional hour long guided hike with one of our knowledgeable guides. Once at the top refreshments will be served while you […]

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“Run for the Roses” Fundraiser on May 6, 2017

“Run for the Roses” Fundraiser on May 6, 2017

| April 6, 2017 | Reply

The Blue Hill Observatory cordially invites you to celebrate the 143rd Kentucky Derby at our “Run for the Roses” Fundraiser on Saturday, May 6, 2017 at West End Johnnies, located at 138 Portland Street in Boston, from 4 to 7 p.m. West End Johnnies boasts many large screen TVs for ease in viewing the Derby, […]

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Announcing Blue Hill Observatory’s 2017 Summer Workshop: “Launch Your Weather Career”

Announcing Blue Hill Observatory’s 2017 Summer Workshop: “Launch Your Weather Career”

| February 4, 2017 | Reply

This summer’s workshop  is designed for students who enjoy learning about the weather and who might like a career in meteorology/ atmospheric science. While it is recommended for students between the ages of 14 and 18  years old, others may apply. The workshop will be held during the week of July 17 through 22rd.     […]

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Join Us for the 2016 Southern New England Weather Conference

Join Us for the 2016 Southern New England Weather Conference

| September 1, 2016 | Reply

This year’s Southern New England Weather Conference will be held on Saturday, October 29, 2016. Because Meditech is being renovated, this year’s conference will be held at the Johnson & Wales Radisson next to T.F. Green Airport, Warwick, Rhode Island. Since 2000, the Conference has provided a place for weather enthusiasts and professionals to gather […]

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Reception to Showcase the Blue Hill Historic Instrument Collection POSTPONED

Reception to Showcase the Blue Hill Historic Instrument Collection POSTPONED

| June 20, 2016 | Reply

PLEASE NOTE– THE RECEPTION TO SHOWCASE THE BLUE HILL HISTORIC INSTRUMENT COLLECTION AT HARVARD SCHEDULED FOR THIS THURSDAY IS BEING POSTPONED UNTIL THIS FALL. WHEN A NEW DATE IS CHOSEN IT WILL BE ANNOUNCED ON THIS WEBSITE AND THROUGH SOCIAL MEDIA. ANYONE WHO HAS ALREADY PAID WILL BE REFUNDED OR CAN APPLY THEIR PAYMENT TO […]

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Summer Institute for Teachers

Summer Institute for Teachers

| May 24, 2016 | Reply

There are still spaces available for the Summer Institute for Teachers in which the Blue Hill Meteorological Observatory is participating this summer. Join us on July 11-15, 2016 and enjoy a week on Blue Hill at the Blue Hills Trailside Museum and here on the summit at the Blue Hill Observatory and Science Center. For […]

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A Derby Fundraiser to Remember

A Derby Fundraiser to Remember

| May 8, 2016 | 2 Replies

On Saturday, May 7th, West End Johnnies graciously hosted the most successful and truly enjoyable fundraising event that Blue Hill Observatory has ever held. Over a hundred revelers partied and danced to the rocking music of The Rolling Who? all afternoon/evening only stopping for a few minutes to take in another exciting Kentucky Derby race. […]

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“Run for the Roses” Fundraiser on May 7, 2016

“Run for the Roses” Fundraiser on May 7, 2016

| March 13, 2016 | Reply

The Blue Hill Observatory cordially invites you to celebrate the 142nd Kentucky Derby at our “Run for the Roses” Fundraiser on Saturday, May 7, 2016 at West End Johnnies, located at 138 Portland Street in Boston, from 4 to 7 PM. (Note- Restaurant was changed to accommodate band and give more space for attendees).  West […]

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Registration Now Open for Local Weather Course

Registration Now Open for Local Weather Course

| March 13, 2016 | Reply

Learn about the wide variety of New England weather with this eight week course to be held Thursday evenings at Woburn High School this spring.  The course will cover the causes of severe thunderstorms, winter blizzards any many other topics.  Advance registration is recommended since space is limited.  Click here to register for the course, […]

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Announcing Blue Hill Observatorys’ 2016 Summer Workshop: “Launch Your Weather Career”

Announcing Blue Hill Observatorys’ 2016 Summer Workshop: “Launch Your Weather Career”

| February 25, 2016 | Reply

  This summer’s workshop  is designed for students who enjoy learning about the weather and who might like a career in broadcast meteorology. While it is recommended for students between the ages of 15 and 20 years old, others may apply. The workshop will be held during the week of July 18 through 23rd.     […]

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Join Us for the Friends of the Blue Hills Annual Celebration

Join Us for the Friends of the Blue Hills Annual Celebration

| October 2, 2015 | Reply

Join us for the Annual Celebration of the Friends of the Blue Hills on Thursday, October 8.  Meet the new Commissioner of the Department of Conservation and Recreation, Carole Sanchez who will discuss her vision for the park and how we can work together to accomplish it! This meeting is particularly important for BHO members […]

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We’ve Reached our Minimum Goal to Purchase a New Aerovane- Thank You!

We’ve Reached our Minimum Goal to Purchase a New Aerovane- Thank You!

| September 8, 2015 | Reply

Late yesterday we officially reached our minimum fundraising goal of $8,000 for our Kickstarter campaign to purchase a new Belfort Aerovane anemometer! We had an unbelievable two days of fundraising, which saw nearly half of the funds raised in just 24 hrs. We’d like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who gave their support […]

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