The Martha's Vineyard Skatepark across the street from the regional high school in Oak Bluffs gave a big boost to the island's skaters when it opened a decade ago. But the wooden ramps have since worn out and the park needs an overhaul. Derek Hawkins brings us the story about a community of skaters and a creative design challenge.
Love spent much of her early career providing back-up vocals on an astonishing range of classic rock'n'roll music, singing on records by Sam Cooke, the Beach Boys, Elvis Presley, and Ike and Tina turner, among many others. As a member of Phil Spector's legendary "Wall of Sound," she provided lead vocals for the Crystal's hit "He's a Rebel."
Come enjoy an evening of great stories. The Transom Story Workshop presents a free public listening event on Thursday, November 21st, 7pm at the Community Hall in Woods Hole. Listen to pieces the students have made as they’ve traveled around the South Coast and the Cape and Islands collecting stories. Maybe they talked to you!
The event is free, but seats fill up fast - so come early. For more information go to Transom.org.