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Benefit Events

Montshire in Motion

Montshire in Motion was a set of fundraising events that helped to move forward the Montshire’s mission of science education. This year, our events included — The Fiddlehead Fling Gala and Summer Science Day!

THANK YOU to our sponsors, donors, volunteers, and community members who made this years benefit events so successful.


The Fiddlehead Fling: A Gala Fundraising Event, Friday, May 6, 2022, 6pm

The Gala was a phenomenal success! Thank you for the incredible support of the Montshire Museum of Science!

Summer Science Day, Saturday, July 23, 2022

An amazing day of innovation and engineering, from the machines of Leonardo da Vinci, to programs all day long at the Science Discovery Lab, to creative exploration at Rigamajig and Big Blue Blocks. Thank you for your participation in this fantastic day of family fun!

Presenting Sponsor of Summer Science Day : Global Forest Partners LP

Montshire in Motion: In Support of Science

The Montshire Museum of Science brings the joy of learning and discovery to thousands of visitors and families each year. Please support the Montshire in celebration of science and community!

Plus (click or tap to expand) + Event Registration

Summer Science Day was the second event in Montshire in Motion, a series of fundraising events that helped to move forward the Montshire’s mission of science education.

Montshire Museum of Science is open seven days a week, 10am – 5pm. Daily admission or membership.

June through September

  • $19 for adults
  • $16 for children 2–17
  • Free for members and children under 2 years of age.

Plus (click or tap to expand) + Event Health and Safety Guidelines

The well-being of Montshire visitors and staff is of utmost importance.

Masks are encouraged but not required.

Plus (click or tap to expand) + Event Raffle

The winner has been contacted.

Plus (click or tap to expand) + Fund a Need

Fund a Need is a special component of the event that allows you to make a donation in support of a specific community need. This year all proceeds will support the Montshire’s education programs and exhibit development.

You can Fund a Need during the event, or in advance. Click here to make a fully tax-deductible donation. Choose Fund a Need in the options.

Your generous donation will help the Montshire Museum of Science weather the fiscal and programmatic impacts of the pandemic, and continue our work in support of science and community.

Thank you!

2022 Events Steering Committee

Emily Anderson

Grace Baltic

Cinny Bensen

Lindsay Coe

Tracey Evans

Jen Hutchins

Laura Larrick

Pippa Lilienthal

Marisa Lorenzo

Bob Pape

Lucy Rojansky

Em Shipman

Julie Thom

Kathy Welling

View Photos from the 2022 Fiddlehead Fling Gala, Montshire in Motion

View Photos from the 2022 Summer Science Day, Montshire in Motion