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Experiment with aquatic robots!

Jellybot: Soft, Aquatic, Bio-inspired Engineering

In this three session program, Students will explore density, buoyancy, thrust, and other physics concepts through a variety of engineering design challenges using jellyfish and other aquatic organisms for inspiration. Throughout this process, they will collect and interpret data, test and redesign their device, and then take on a series of challenges. At the end of the program, students will pilot real-life robotic jellyfish created by local engineering firm, Creare LLC. **Enrollment for this program includes three sessions on Tuesdays, Oct. 11, 18, and 25

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Program(s) for starting 09/06/2020

Oct
07
Program

Nature Photography Virtual Workshop for ages 9-12 (Wednesdays)

10:00 AM

Become a better observer of the natural world, using photography as your tool! Explore how changing your perspective and framing can alter what we notice and what we are able to…

Audience: Afterschool Programs

Location: Virtual program via Zoom

Cost: $100 (members), $115 (non-members)

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Oct
07
Program

Balancing Act Virtual Workshop for ages 6-8 (Wednesdays)

1:30 PM

Feel the force and uncover the cool math and patterns of STEM toys, as we explore balance through engineering! Using playground science, mechanical advantage, and a variety of…

Audience: Children, Afterschool Programs

Location: Virtual program via Zoom

Cost: $100 (members), $115 (non-members)

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Event Notes: Program has been canceled

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Oct
08
Program

Homeschoolers Series: Geology Rocks (ages 6-8)

10:30 AM

The museum’s rock collection will be the focus of this four-week series on Earth Science. We’ll explore the formation of igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic rocks as we…

Audience: Children, Homeschoolers

Cost: $100 (members), $115 (non-members)

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Oct
08
Program

Homeschoolers Series: Geology Rocks (ages 9-12)

1:00 PM

The museum’s rock collection will be the focus of this four-week series on Earth Science. We’ll explore the formation of igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic rocks as we…

Audience: Children, Homeschoolers

Cost: $100 (members), $115 (non-members)

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Oct
16
Program

Mini Makers at the Museum: Imagine, Experiment, Create!

10:30 AM

Does your little one like to experiment and create things? If so, join us in our Mini-Makers program. This three-part in-person program is for children ages 4-5 and an adult to…

Audience: Children, Families, Programs for Preschoolers

Cost: $60 (members), $70 (non-members)

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Oct
21
Program

Health Research Live! What is Public Health?

12:00 PM

Join us for community discussions on health research priorities in the Upper Valley. Hear from scientific researchers, community members, and organizations—all providing their perspectives on important health issues.

Audience: Adults, Teachers, Health Research Live!

Location: via Zoom; details to follow after registration

Cost: Free

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Nov
02
Program

Mini Makers Virtual Workshop: Imagine, Experiment, Create!

9:00 AM

Ages 4-5 + caregiver Does your little one like to experiment and create things? If so, join us in our Mini-Makers program. This three-part virtual program is for children ages…

Audience: Children, Programs for Preschoolers, Virtual Workshop Series

Location: Via Zoom

Cost: $75 (members), $85 (non-members)

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Nov
03
Program

Artful Insects Virtual Workshop (for ages 6-8)

10:00 AM

Explore the diversity and adaptations of insects in this three week virtual workshop series that combines natural history and making. In your materials kit you’ll have…

Audience: Children, Homeschoolers, Virtual Workshop Series

Location: Virtual program via Zoom

Cost: $75 (members), $85 (non-members)

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Nov
03
Program

Hanover Garden Club: Artist Gardens in New England

1:00 PM

Join the Hanover Garden Club at the Montshire for the program, Artist Gardens in New England, with Jana Milbocker and Joan Butler. Some of our most beloved painters, sculptors…

Audience: Adults, Hanover Garden Club

Cost: Free

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Event Notes: This program will be conducted on Zoom. Once you have registered, a link will be sent to you the day before the program.

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