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David O. Brown, Underwater Cinematographer

Featured Upcoming Event on June 8 at 2:00 pm

David O. Brown: Underwater Cinematographer

Our Executive Director, Lara Litchfield-Kimber and renowned cinematographer, David O. Brown, who collected and curated custom underwater footage for the Ocean Bound exhibition, will share behind-the-scenes reflections on the “Making of the Ocean Bound Exhibition” at 2:00 pm.

Mr. Brown will also host a 3:00 pm presentation on his professional career as an underwater cinematographer that bridges art and environmental science. Visitors will also be introduced to Mr. Brown’s dive gear and specialized camera equipment as he dives for a shoot in the Connecticut River at 4:00 pm (weather and water conditions depending.)

Read more about Mr Brown’s work HERE.

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Program(s) for starting 04/17/2022

Oct
09
Program

Jellybots: Underwater Propulsion

11:30 AM

Audience: Children, Preteens and Teens, Jellybots on Sundays

Cost: Free

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Oct
11
Program

Jellybot: Soft, Aquatic, Bio-inspired Engineering (Ages: 9-12)

10:30 AM

Audience: Children, Preteens and Teens, Jellybot

Location: Classroom

Advance: 50 (members), 50 (non-members)

Door: 75 (members), 75 (non-members)

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Oct
11
Program

Jellybot: Soft, Aquatic, Bio-inspired Engineering (Ages: 12-15)

1:00 PM

Audience: Preteens and Teens, Jellybot

Location: Classroom

Advance: 50 (members), 50 (non-members)

Door: 75 (members), 75 (non-members)

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Oct
16
Program

JellyBot: Robotic Jellyfish

11:30 AM

Audience: Children, Preteens and Teens, Jellybots on Sundays

Cost: Free

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Oct
20
Program

TogetherTime Tales: Shape and Image

10:30 AM

Explore how simple shapes can be rearranged to make endless combinations after reading Windblown by Edouard Manceau.

Audience: Children, Families, Science Story TIme, TogetherTime Tales

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Oct
20
Program

TogetherTime Tales: Shape and images

10:30 AM

Explore how simple shapes can be rearranged to make endless combinations after reading Windblown by Edouard Manceau.

Audience: Children, Families, TogetherTime Tales

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Oct
27
Program

TogetherTime Tales: Worms

10:30 AM

After meeting the worm and caterpillar that star in the book Bob and Otto by Robert Bruel we’ll have a chance to meet and examine a live worm up close.

Audience: Children, Families, Science Story TIme, TogetherTime Tales

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Nov
01
Program

Homeschool Earth Science for Ages: 6-8

10:30 AM

Why does Earth have so many different types of rocks? We’ll explore the rock cycle using the Montshire’s rock collection, comparing igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic rocks and how they can transform from one type of rock into another. We’ll do (some messy) experiments on weathering and erosion; and get to examine some of our special collections of fossils and meteorites. This program has three required sessions on November 1, 8, & 15 2022.

Audience: Children, Homeschool Earth Science

Advance: 75 (members), 90 (non-members)

Door: 75 (members), 90 (non-members)

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Event Notes: This program includes three required sessions.

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Nov
01
Program

Homeschool Earth Science for Ages: 9-12

1:00 PM

Why does Earth have so many different types of rocks? We’ll explore the rock cycle using the Montshire’s rock collection, comparing igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic rocks and how they can transform from one type of rock into another. We’ll do (some messy) experiments on weathering and erosion; and get to examine some of our special collections of fossils and meteorites. This program has three required sessions on November 1, 8, & 15 2022.

Audience: Preteens and Teens, Homeschool Earth Science

Advance: 75 (members), 90 (non-members)

Door: 75 (members), 90 (non-members)

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