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The Fiddlehead Fling is the Montshire’s annual benefit auction. This year’s event theme is All the Wild Wonders.

Fiddlehead Fling Benefit Auction 2019

All proceeds of the Montshire Benefit Auction support the Museum’s science education programs, which bring the joy of learning and discovery to thousands of students and families each year.

Your registration provides you with delicious hors d’oeuvres by Christophe Chef Services, dessert by King Arthur Flour, two complimentary beverages and a cash bar from Maple Street Catering. Arrive by 6:30 pm to enjoy a special sip of sparkling wine on us!

Groups of 8 or more save $10 per person when placing reservations together. Names for attendees must be provided. Everyone is welcome, but space is limited.

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Apr
29
Program

Homeschoolers’ Series: Aquatic Explorations (3 part series begins)

1:00 PM

The Montshire offers programs and special days for homeschoolers to explore science in unique and fun ways.

Audience: Children, Homeschoolers

Location: Classroom

Cost: $75 (members), $85 (non-members)

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May
03
Special Event

Fiddlehead Fling Benefit Auction 2019

6:00 PM

All proceeds of the Montshire Benefit Auction support the Museum’s science education programs, which bring the joy of learning and discovery to thousands of students and…

Audience: Adults

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May
04
Science Discovery Lab Activity

Building and Engineering

11:00 AM

Build, problem solve, and test your own contraptions – from parachutes to gliders, string telephones to aluminum boats. Build a different project each time – a family…

Audience: Families, Children

Cost: Free with Museum Admission

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May
04
Science Discovery Lab Activity

Lab Coat Investigations

3:00 PM

Each Lab Coat Investigation explores a different topic—from making batteries to using microscopes, extracting DNA to modeling glaciers. For adults and kids 9 and up at the…

Audience: Families, Children, Preteens and Teens

Cost: Free with Museum Admission

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May
05
Science Discovery Lab Activity

Experiment!

11:00 AM

Try your hand at experimenting with anything from electricity to chemistry, magnetism to colors. Experiment with a different topic each time - a family activity for all ages at…

Audience: Families, Children

Cost: Free with Museum Admission

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May
05
Science Discovery Lab Activity

Life Sciences Explorations

3:00 PM

Use scientific tools to examine anything from skulls to seeds, anatomy to animal tracking. Explore a different topic each time - a family activity for all ages.

Audience: Families, Children

Cost: Free with Museum Admission

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May
06
Program

Books and Beyond: Science for Preschoolers

10:15 AM

Discover an exciting new tale and learn the science behind the story through fun, hands-on experiments.

Audience: Families, Books and Beyond: Science for Preschoolers

Location: Classroom

Cost: Free with Museum Admission

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May
06
Program

Books and Beyond: Science for Preschoolers

11:30 AM

Discover an exciting new tale and learn the science behind the story through fun, hands-on experiments.

Audience: Families, Books and Beyond: Science for Preschoolers

Location: Classroom

Cost: Free with Museum Admission

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May
07
Program

Hanover Garden Club - Reconciling Urban Development with Conservation

1:00 PM

A program series produced by the Hanover Garden Club in partnership with the Montshire Museum of Science

Audience: Adults, Hanover Garden Club

Location: Community Room

Cost: Free

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