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Bug Light’s 150th Birthday!


Join us to celebrate Bug Light’s 150th Birthday at Plymouth Yacht Club on Saturday, September 18, 2021, from 5:00-9:00 pm.

Tickets are $50 per person, and are limited. See below for information on reserving your spot!

There will be an auction/raffle, cash bar, hearty hors d’oeurves, and more!

Nautical Attire is encouraged.

Money raised from this event will fund our ongoing efforts to restore, preserve, and maintain Bug Light and Plymouth Light Station (Gurnet Light, the Keeper’s Cottage, and Fort Andrew).

Any and all donations are gratefully accepted!

We are a 501(c)3 organization. All tickets and donations are fully tax deductible.

How to reserve your spot(s):

  • Email us at and let us know how many tickets you would like.
  • Pay for your ticket(s) by sending a check to Project Gurnet & Bug Lights, Inc.; P.O. Box 2167, Duxbury, MA 02331
    OR by sending by Venmo to: @Bug-Light

Celebrating One of Our Members

At our 2020 Annual Meeting we took time out to celebrate the 85th birthday of Wylie, one of our valued members for many years.

Monthly Meetings

PG&BL’s meetings are held monthly and all are welcome!

If you are interested in joining us at a meeting, please Contact Us for more information about scheduling and venue, as this can vary from month to month.

Hannah Thomas Honored

On April 13, 2019, Project Gurnet and Bug Lights Inc. honored Hannah Thomas as America’s first female lighthouse keeper by organizing a ceremony and placing a U.S. Lighthouse Service Marker at her grave site in the Old Burying Ground in Kingston. Read more »