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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 03/21/2021

Apr
12
Program

Cardboard Community Begins

 

Join Montshire, along with local educators and experts, for hands-on inquiry-based learning about sustainable design, including green building techniques, renewable energy and…

Audience: Families

Cost: $30 (members), $40 (non-members)

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Apr
25
Program

Animals Up Close: Frogs and Toads

4:00 PM

Join us for some mealtime fun as we feed the frogs and toads together. Meet the museum’s amphibians, learn how to tell them apart, and see who’s got the fastest tongue this…

Audience: Children, Families, Animals Up Close

Location: Via Zoom

Cost: Free

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May
03
Program

Science Counts: Virtual Workshop, Session 1 (for ages 4-5 with a caregiver)

9:00 AM

In this program for 4-5 year olds and their adult caregiver, we will combine science and math in fun and engaging ways as we explore patterns, geometry and number relationships.…

Audience: Children, Homeschoolers, Programs for Preschoolers, Virtual Workshop Series

Location: Via Zoom; details to follow after registration

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

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May
03
Program

Science Counts: Virtual Workshop, Session 2 (for ages 4-5 with a caregiver)

10:00 AM

In this program for 4-5 year olds and their adult caregiver, we will combine science and math in fun and engaging ways as we explore patterns, geometry and number relationships.…

Audience: Children, Homeschoolers, Programs for Preschoolers, Virtual Workshop Series

Location: Via Zoom; details to follow after registration

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

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May
03
Program

Science Counts: Virtual Workshop, Session 3 (for ages 4-5 with a caregiver)

10:45 AM

In this program for 4-5 year olds and their adult caregiver, we will combine science and math in fun and engaging ways as we explore patterns, geometry and number relationships.…

Audience: Children, Homeschoolers, Programs for Preschoolers, Virtual Workshop Series

Location: Via Zoom; details to follow after registration

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

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Event Notes: Canceled

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May
04
Program

Hanover Garden Club: Be Here Now: Using Ecological Thinking to Preserve the Planet

1:00 PM

The collective actions of people are now altering planetary systems in profound and undesirable ways. Crossing tipping points will lead to truly existential challenges for many…

Audience: Adults, Hanover Garden Club

Location: Via Zoomzoom; details to follow after registration

Cost: Free

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May
04
Program

Build Small, Think Big: Virtual Workshop, Session 2 (for ages 9-12)

1:00 PM

Use the design-engineering process, and some advanced cardboard construction techniques, to investigate the sustainability of our lives, homes and communities. Work together to…

Audience: Children, Homeschoolers, Virtual Workshop Series

Location: Via Zoom; details to follow after registration

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

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May
06
Program

Under Pressure: Virtual Workshop, Session 1 (for ages 6-8)

10:00 AM

If you’ve ever released a blown up balloon you’ve experienced pressurized air doing work - albeit a bit chaotic. Build with the surprising strength of squashed air…

Audience: Children, Homeschoolers, Virtual Workshop Series

Location: Via Zoom; details to follow after registration

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

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May
06
Program

Under Pressure: Virtual Workshop, Session 2 (for ages 6-8)

1:00 PM

If you’ve ever released a blown up balloon you’ve experienced pressurized air doing work - albeit a bit chaotic. Build with the surprising strength of squashed air…

Audience: Children, Homeschoolers, Virtual Workshop Series

Location: Via Zoom; details to follow after registration

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

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