Throughout the year the BHO Science Center sponsors many special events and virtual webinars related to our mission of interest to weather professionals, educators, students and the general public.

Southern New England Weather Conference

This large annual meeting brings together professional weather forecasters, researchers, teachers, students and others to learn about current and past weather events related to Southern New England.

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Join Us For a Webinar “Winter 2023-2024 Outlook” on November 7

The Blue Hill Observatory invites you to a “Tim Kelley + 1” webinar with meteorologists Tim Kelley and Joe Bastardi to discuss the upcoming winter. Title: Winter 2023-2024 Outlook Date: November 7, 2023 Time: 6:30 to 8 PM Winter is fast approaching and given the recent major weather events taking place all over the globe,… Read More »

Registration Open for Local Course on “Weather Wisdom”

Registration is now open for an eight-week course called “Weather Wisdom” being held at the Spence Farm in Woburn, MA. Details are listed below. For more information and to register for the course use the link below Course name: Weather Wisdom Dates: Course starts on Tuesday, October 17 and runs through December 12. Time: 7:30pm to 9:00pm… Read More »

Upcoming Webinar on the 1938 New England Hurricane

The 1938 Long Island/New England Hurricane – A Retrospective Date: September 19, 2023 Time: 7 PM EDT Registration The 1938 Hurricane, a rare and devastating event, struck Long Island and New England on September 21, 1938, causing over 685 fatalities and widespread damage. Join us for a comprehensive discussion on the storm’s impact, including a… Read More »

Join us for “An Evening Among the Stars” on Friday, July 14th, 2023

Blue Hill Observatory invites the Greater Boston Community to a celebration like no other. Please join us for “An Evening Among the Stars” a special gala taking place atop Great Blue Hill to mark the Observatory’s reopening. Special guests include, meteorologists Tim Kelley and Jim Cantore. Fun fact, Tim and Jim were college roommates who went… Read More »

Observatory Grand Reopening Event Schedule for July 13-16, 2023

Blue Hill Observatory & Science Center will host four days of special events to celebrate the reopening of our historic landmark building following an extensive two-year renovation required to protect and preserve Greater Boston’s Centennial Observing Station—1 of only 11 in the entire country. We have something for everyone and most importantly all our events… Read More »

Earth Day 2023 – Join Our “Climb for Climate” on April 22nd

Celebrate Mother Earth

Blue Hill Observatory’s “Climb for Climate” 2023 challenge with support from Trillium Brewing Company will take place again this year on Earth Day—this Saturday—April 22, 2023 from 12pm to 4pm.   Together Blue Hill Observatory and Trillium invite the Greater Boston community to show their support for the environment by climbing Great Blue Hill to… Read More »

Join Us For a Webinar on Hurricanes on Saturday, November 5th

Join Us Online Saturday, November 5th from 11 am to 1 pm for Two Exceptional Presentations on Hurricanes entitled— “Is Climate Change Affecting Hurricanes?” and “New England Hurricanes: Our Vulnerability has Never Been Greater” The program is being offered by Blue Hill Observatory as a replacement for the annual Southern New England Weather Conference that… Read More »