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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) for starting 06/13/2022

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 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
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
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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Nov
01
Program

Hanover Garden Club: A Thing of Beauty is a Joy Forever: Japanese Gardens

1:00 PM

Audience: Adults, Hanover Garden Club

Location: Community Room

Cost: Free

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Nov
06
Program

Jellybot: Pilot Challenge

11:30 AM

Audience: Children, Preteens and Teens, Jellybots on Sundays

Location: Classroom

Cost: Free

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Nov
10
Program

TogetherTime Tales

10:30 AM

We are going to get inspiration from the book "Rollercoaster" by Marla Frazee and work together to build our own marble coasters all across the Montshire classroom.

Audience: Children, Families, Science Story TIme

Cost: Free with Museum Admission

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