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Sensory Friendly Hour

Featured Upcoming Event on July 20 at 9:00 am

Montshh… Montshire Sensory Hour

Sensory Friendly Hours are a time for families to enjoy a quieter and less-crowded visit to the Montshire.

During these hours, the Montshire will offer:

  • Limited participation of up to 70 people
  • Reduced sound from select exhibits
  • Quiet respite space with sensory support supplies
  • Visitor social narrative and visual planner

Pre-registration is appreciated but not required.

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Program(s) starting 05/04/2021

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
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
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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May
07
Special Event

Fiddlehead Fling Reimagined: A Virtual Event

7:00 PM

This fresh take on the Montshire’s annual benefit event relocates from the museum galleries to the Zoom room. This virtual evening event includes a gift box of culinary…

Audience: Adults

Location: Via Crowdcast

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May
23
Program

Animals Up Close: Fossils

4:00 PM

Observe the Montshire’s fossil collection through a virtual guided tour with a Montshire educator. Together, examine fossils of plants, sea creatures, and dinosaurs, as we…

Audience: Animals Up Close

Location: via Zoom; details to follow after registration

Cost: Free

This Event is for Members Only

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Jun
19
Science Discovery Lab Activity

Meet a Fossil

10:30 AM

​Get up close and personal with fossils from the Montshire’s collection.

Audience: Adults, Children, Families, Family Programs

Cost: Free with Museum Admission

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Jun
20
Science Discovery Lab Activity

Meet the Allosaurus

10:30 AM

​Enjoy a family friendly tour of the Montshire’s summer guest - the largest predator of the Jurassic the mighty Allosaurus!

Audience: Adults, Children, Families

Cost: Free with Museum Admission

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Jun
22
Science Discovery Lab Activity

Meet the Allosaurus

10:30 AM

​Enjoy a family friendly tour of the Montshire’s summer guest - the largest predator of the Jurassic the mighty Allosaurus!

Audience: Adults, Children, Families

Cost: Free with Museum Admission

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