Adults

The Montshire offers great courses for adults—from half-day classes to multi-session programs on a wide variety of topics. Montshire members save on program registration fees.

In addition to programs taught by Montshire's professional education staff, the Montshire also partners with the Vermont Center for Ecostudies (VCE) and Osher@Dartmouth to expand our science offerings for adults.

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Magic Carpet Program: Palestine

Join Magic Carpet volunteers for an extraordinary travelogue followed by a regionally inspired meal. Learn More

Magic Carpet Program: Maiden Voyage

Magic Carpet Program: Maiden Voyage Join Magic Carpet volunteers for an extraordinary travelogue followed by a regionally inspired meal. Learn More

Montshire Unleashed: An Evening for Adults

Montshire Unleashed: An Evening for Adults The Montshire Museum is open after hours (6–9 p.m.) for adults of all ages! Learn More

Earth from Above: Using Satellite Imagery to Investigate Climate and a Changing Arctic

Earth from Above: Using Satellite Imagery to Investigate Climate and a Changing Arctic This five-week course will explore the Earth’s dynamic processes using satellite imagery and your own laptop or home computer. Learn More

+TALK, Balancing Brains, Bodies and the Mind, with Adam Pearce, Love Your Brain Foundation

+TALK, Balancing Brains, Bodies and the Mind, with Adam Pearce, Love Your Brain Foundation Balancing Brains, Bodies and the Mind, with Adam Pearce, Executive Director, Love Your Brain Foundation Learn More

+TALK, The Evolution of Walking: The Perils of Bipedalism, with Jeremy DeSilva, PhD

+TALK, The Evolution of Walking: The Perils of Bipedalism, with Jeremy DeSilva, PhD The Evolution of Walking: The Perils of Bipedalism with Jeremy DeSilva, PhD, Associate Professor of Anthropology at Dartmouth College Learn More

+TALK, Engineering on the Inside: Innovations in Implants, with Michael Mayor, PhD

+TALK, Engineering on the Inside: Innovations in Implants, with Michael Mayor, PhD Engineering on the Inside: Innovations in Implants with Michael Mayor, PhD, William N. and Bessie Allyn Professor Emeritus of Surgery in Orthopedics at The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth and emeritus Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at the Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center Learn More

+TALK, Sports for Every Body, with Maggie Burke, Vermont Adaptive Ski & Sports

+TALK, Sports for Every Body, with Maggie Burke, Vermont Adaptive Ski & Sports Sports for Every Body with Maggie Burke, Managing Director of Vermont Adaptive Ski & Sports Learn More

​Introduction to Native Ferns

Beautiful and flowerless, ferns are among the most ancient plants in the world. Learn More