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David O. Brown, Underwater Cinematographer

Featured Upcoming Event on June 8 at 2:00 pm

Beneath the Surface: Special Presentations Celebrating the Opening of Ocean Bound

2pm: Making of the Ocean Bound Exhibition

Montshire Executive Director Lara Litchfield-Kimber spearheaded the development of the Ocean Bound exhibition. To collect and curate the custom underwater footage used in Ocean Bound, she turned to renowned cinematographer, David O. Brown. Together they will share behind-the-scenes reflections on the “Making of the Ocean Bound Exhibition”.

3pm: “My Life as an Underwater Cinematographer”

Mr. Brown will also host a presentation on his professional career as an underwater cinematographer that bridges art and environmental science. Visitors will then be introduced to Mr. Brown’s dive gear and specialized camera equipment.

Free with museum admission or membership.

Read more about Mr Brown’s work HERE.

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Program(s) starting 01/23/2022

Jan
24
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Homeschool Series: Insect Investigations for ages 6-8 (3 part series begins)

10:30 AM

Discover insect diversity and adaptations, while meeting a new live insect at each class. Explore their behaviors and life cycles and examine them up close using magnifying…

Audience: Children, Homeschoolers

Location: On-site at the Montshire

Cost: $75 (members), $90 (non-members)

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Event Notes: Program is canceled

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Jan
24
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Homeschool Series: Insect Investigations for ages 9-12 (3 part series begins)

1:00 PM

Discover insect diversity and adaptations, while meeting a new live insect at each class. Explore their behaviors and life cycles and examine them up close using magnifying…

Audience: Children, Homeschoolers

Location: On-site at the Montshire

Cost: $75 (members), $90 (non-members)

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Feb
01
Program

Hanover Garden Club: The Skinny on Garden Pests and Diseases

1:00 PM

Learn about current and emerging pests and plant diseases in the garden and landscape that can impact the home gardener. Ann will also discuss the best approach to management…

Audience: Adults, Hanover Garden Club

Location: Program offered on Zoom

Cost: Free

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Feb
03
Program

Science Story Time: Wiggle Bots

10:30 AM

Join us as we read the book Stop! Bot! by James Wang. Afterward, we’ll have fun building our own fences to keep scurrying mechanical bots under control.

Audience: Children, Families, Science Story TIme

Cost: Free with Museum Admission

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Feb
10
Program

Science Story Time: The Montshire Moose

10:30 AM

Meet the bull moose in the Discovering the Natural World exhibition as we read Looking for a Moose by Phyllis Root. We’ll then have the chance to practice our own tracking…

Audience: Children, Families, Science Story TIme

Cost: Free with Museum Admission

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Feb
17
Program

Science Story Time: Let’s Drive

10:30 AM

Experiment with creating gravity-powered toy cars after reading Mo Willem’s book Let’s Go for a Drive.

Audience: Children, Families, Science Story TIme

Cost: Free with Museum Admission

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Mar
01
Program

Hanover Garden Club: Bedrock Gardens: An Oasis of Art, Horticulture, and Inspiration

1:00 PM

Explore the history of Bedrock Gardens, a dairy farm turned into a remarkable garden oasis by founders Jill Nooney and Bob Munger. Today the garden is evolving into a premier…

Audience: Adults, Hanover Garden Club

Location: Will be held on Zoom

Cost: Free

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Mar
03
Program

Science Story Time: Rockets

10:30 AM

Learn about the parts of a moon rocket in Tony Mitton’s Roaring Rockets, then make your own stomp rocket to launch skyward.

Audience: Children, Families, Science Story TIme

Cost: Free with Museum Admission

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Mar
14
Program

Homeschool Series: Rolling with Physics for ages 6-8 (3 part series begins)

10:30 AM

Explore forces and motions as we test out a variety of balls and other objects that roll. Each week in this drop-off program will feature an engineering and building challenge.

Audience: Children, Homeschoolers

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Cost: $75 (members), $90 (non-members)

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