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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 09/11/2020

Sep
30
Program

Montshire Live at Home: Archaeology

11:00 AM

Archaeology uses a variety of scientific skills and knowledge to examine artifacts from our human past - from arrowheads to bullets, pottery to toys. Celebrate Archaeology Month…

Audience: Children, Families, Preteens and Teens, Teachers, Homeschoolers

Location: Live via Zoom webinar

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Oct
05
Program

Mini-Makers: Artful Insects Virtual Workshop

9:00 AM

Join your young scientist in exploring the beautiful diversity of insects in this four-week virtual workshop series that combines nature and art. Each week a different topic…

Audience: Children, Programs for Preschoolers, Virtual Workshop Series

Location: Virtual program via Zoom

Cost: $85 (members), $100 (non-members)

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Event Notes: Must register 7 days in advance to ensure material pick-up

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Oct
06
Program

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

10:00 AM

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, Homeschoolers

Location: Virtual program via Zoom

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

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Oct
06
Program

Hanover Garden Club: The Art of Ikebana

1:00 PM

Learn more about gardening and the landscape of the Upper Valley at this monthly series, featuring a new topic each month. Produced by the Hanover Garden Club in partnership with the Montshire Museum of Science

Audience: Adults, Preteens and Teens, Hanover Garden Club

Cost: Free

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Oct
06
Program

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

1:30 PM

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: Children, Afterschool Programs

Location: Virtual program via Zoom

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

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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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