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Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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April 2020

Homeschool Scientists

April 8 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until April 15, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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$14 - $16

Homeschool Scientists Wednesdays, January 15–April 15 (No classes February 19) 9:30–11:00am Ages 4-8 Using the natural world, hands-on experiments, and the museum’s unique collections, participants will learn fundamental skills and concepts in science, based on the Massachusetts STE Curriculum Framework. Dress for the weather. Fees: $14 Member; $16 Non-Member per class Click HERE to Register.  Registration is non-refundable, non-transferable.

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Parents & Tots Nature Walk

April 8 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until November 20, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Parents & Tots Nature Walk Wednesdays, starting April 1 (No class April 22) 9:30-10:30am Ages 5 and under (With a caregiver) Take a leisurely guided walk with your tot to discover the wonders of the woods, pond, garden, and more! Explore the outdoors and investigate the change in seasons with one of our environmental educators. Dress for the weather! Fees: $6 Member; $9 Non-Member (Caregiver Free)

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Tales from the Wild

April 10 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until May 29, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Free with Admission

Family Prime Time (Drop-in, Free with Admission, Approximately 30 minutes long) Tales from the Wild Fridays, through May 29 10:00am Ages 5 & Under Join us for a half hour of nature themed storytelling that will delight young listeners. Extend your stay to explore the EcoZone.

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Nature Encounters

April 11 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Free with Admission

Family Prime Time (Drop-in, Free with Admission, Approximately 30 minutes long) Nature Encounters Saturdays, 10:00am All Ages Come help feed the many creatures of our EcoZone and get a closer look by exploring some nature touchables with Science Center environmental educators.

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SSNSC Closed for Easter

April 12 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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SSNSC Closed April 12 for Easter

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Exploration for Homeschool Families – Vernal Pool

April 14 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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$10 - $12

Exploration Programs for Homeschool Families Tuesdays, 10:00-11:30am Ages 3+ (Accompanied by an adult) Join other homeschool families for handson exploration of the habitats, biodiversity and natural history surrounding SSNSC. Each month will focus on a different theme. Space is limited. Pre-registration required. January 21 – Animal Adaptations February 25 – Frozen Science March 17 – Maple Sugaring April 14 – Vernal Pool Exploration Fees: $10 Member; $12 Non-Member per class Click Here to Register. Registration is Non-refundable, Non-transferable.

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Homeschool Scientists

April 15 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until April 15, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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$14 - $16

Homeschool Scientists Wednesdays, January 15–April 15 (No classes February 19) 9:30–11:00am Ages 4-8 Using the natural world, hands-on experiments, and the museum’s unique collections, participants will learn fundamental skills and concepts in science, based on the Massachusetts STE Curriculum Framework. Dress for the weather. Fees: $14 Member; $16 Non-Member per class Click HERE to Register.  Registration is non-refundable, non-transferable.

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Parents & Tots Nature Walk

April 15 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until November 20, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Parents & Tots Nature Walk Wednesdays, starting April 1 (No class April 22) 9:30-10:30am Ages 5 and under (With a caregiver) Take a leisurely guided walk with your tot to discover the wonders of the woods, pond, garden, and more! Explore the outdoors and investigate the change in seasons with one of our environmental educators. Dress for the weather! Fees: $6 Member; $9 Non-Member (Caregiver Free)

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Tales from the Wild

April 17 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until May 29, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Free with Admission

Family Prime Time (Drop-in, Free with Admission, Approximately 30 minutes long) Tales from the Wild Fridays, through May 29 10:00am Ages 5 & Under Join us for a half hour of nature themed storytelling that will delight young listeners. Extend your stay to explore the EcoZone.

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Nature Encounters

April 18 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Free with Admission

Family Prime Time (Drop-in, Free with Admission, Approximately 30 minutes long) Nature Encounters Saturdays, 10:00am All Ages Come help feed the many creatures of our EcoZone and get a closer look by exploring some nature touchables with Science Center environmental educators.

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Spring Discovery Day

April 18 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Free with Admission

Spring Discovery Day Saturday, April 18 11:00am-2:00pm, Drop-in All Ages Join us for a day of hands-on exploration as we experience the fun of the season! Come dressed for the weather. Fees: Free with Admission

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Celebrate Earth with Citizen Science

April 20 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Free with Admission

Celebrate Earth with Citizen Science Monday, April 20 10:00am–2:00pm All Ages Take Action! Explore citizen science projects like Squirrel Watch, The Ladybug Project, and Urban Birds! Learn what you can do in your own backyard and community to contribute to real world scientific research! Includes hands-on activities and guided nature walks. Fees: Free with Admission

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April Vacation Week – Animal Conservation

April 21 @ 9:00 am - 2:30 pm
South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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$72 - $87

April Vacation Week April: Tuesday–Friday, April 21-24 9:00am-2:30pm Ages 6-10 years Find out what it means to be “Extreme Green” (April) as we learn about and explore the natural world through hands-on activities and scientific investigations. Each day will feature a different nature-based STEAM topic. Check website for daily themes. Sign-up for individual days. Fees: $72/day Member; $87/day NonMember Click Here to register.  Registration is non-transferable, non-refundable. Tuesday, April 20: Animal Conservation Wednesday, April 21: Citizen Science Thursday, April 22: …

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April Vacation Week – Citizen Science

April 22 @ 9:00 am - 2:30 pm
South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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$72 - $87

April Vacation Week April: Tuesday–Friday, April 21-24 9:00am-2:30pm Ages 6-10 years Find out what it means to be “Extreme Green” (April) as we learn about and explore the natural world through hands-on activities and scientific investigations. Each day will feature a different nature-based STEAM topic. Check website for daily themes. Sign-up for individual days. Fees: $72/day Member; $87/day NonMember Click Here to register.  Registration is non-transferable, non-refundable. Tuesday, April 20: Animal Conservation Wednesday, April 21: Citizen Science Thursday, April 22: …

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April Vacation Week – Green Gardens

April 23 @ 9:00 am - 2:30 pm
South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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$72 - $87

April Vacation Week April: Tuesday–Friday, April 21-24 9:00am-2:30pm Ages 6-10 years Find out what it means to be “Extreme Green” (April) as we learn about and explore the natural world through hands-on activities and scientific investigations. Each day will feature a different nature-based STEAM topic. Check website for daily themes. Sign-up for individual days. Fees: $72/day Member; $87/day NonMember Click Here to register.  Registration is non-transferable, non-refundable. Tuesday, April 20: Animal Conservation Wednesday, April 21: Citizen Science Thursday, April 22: …

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April Vacation Week – Green Power

April 24 @ 9:00 am - 2:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until April 24, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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$72 - $87

April Vacation Week April: Tuesday–Friday, April 21-24 9:00am-2:30pm Ages 6-10 years Find out what it means to be “Extreme Green” (April) as we learn about and explore the natural world through hands-on activities and scientific investigations. Each day will feature a different nature-based STEAM topic. Check website for daily themes. Sign-up for individual days. Fees: $72/day Member; $87/day NonMember Click Here to register.  Registration is non-transferable, non-refundable. Tuesday, April 20: Animal Conservation Wednesday, April 21: Citizen Science Thursday, April 22: …

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Tales from the Wild

April 24 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until May 29, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Free with Admission

Family Prime Time (Drop-in, Free with Admission, Approximately 30 minutes long) Tales from the Wild Fridays, through May 29 10:00am Ages 5 & Under Join us for a half hour of nature themed storytelling that will delight young listeners. Extend your stay to explore the EcoZone.

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Nature Encounters

April 25 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Free with Admission

Family Prime Time (Drop-in, Free with Admission, Approximately 30 minutes long) Nature Encounters Saturdays, 10:00am All Ages Come help feed the many creatures of our EcoZone and get a closer look by exploring some nature touchables with Science Center environmental educators.

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Eyes On Owls – 11:00am

April 26 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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$8 - $11

Join us in our Vine Hall for a fun and educational show that is sure to delight the entire family. Ages 3 and up. No strollers please. All programs require tickets unless otherwise noted. Fees: $8 Member; $11 Non-Member. Call 781-659-2559 to purchase tickets. Eyes on Owls Sunday, April 26 Two Shows: 11:00am, 1:00pm Owl experts Marcia and Mark Wilson will introduce us to their menagerie of owls. Get an up-close view of these amazing citizens of the New England…

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Eyes on Owls – 1pm

April 26 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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$8 - $11

Join us in our Vine Hall for a fun and educational show that is sure to delight the entire family. Ages 3 and up. No strollers please. All programs require tickets unless otherwise noted. Fees: $8 Member; $11 Non-Member. Call 781-659-2559 to purchase tickets. Eyes on Owls Saturday, January 4 Sunday, April 26 Two Shows: 11:00am, 1:00pm Owl experts Marcia and Mark Wilson will introduce us to their menagerie of owls. Get an up-close view of these amazing citizens of…

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Boots and Shoots

April 28 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until June 9, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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$10 - $13

Boots and Shoots Tuesdays, April 28 through June 9 1:00–2:00pm Ages 3-6 Put on your gardening boots, it’s time to wake up the vegetable beds! Learn and explore in the Jose Carreiro Children’s Garden with hands-on activities, crafts, stories, and games for young gardeners. Each week will be geared towards a different theme. Fees: $10 Member; $13 Non-Member per class

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Parents & Tots Nature Walk

April 29 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until November 20, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Parents & Tots Nature Walk Wednesdays, starting April 1 (No class April 22) 9:30-10:30am Ages 5 and under (With a caregiver) Take a leisurely guided walk with your tot to discover the wonders of the woods, pond, garden, and more! Explore the outdoors and investigate the change in seasons with one of our environmental educators. Dress for the weather! Fees: $6 Member; $9 Non-Member (Caregiver Free)

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May 2020

Tales from the Wild

May 1 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until May 29, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Free with Admission

Family Prime Time (Drop-in, Free with Admission, Approximately 30 minutes long) Tales from the Wild Fridays, through May 29 10:00am Ages 5 & Under Join us for a half hour of nature themed storytelling that will delight young listeners. Extend your stay to explore the EcoZone.

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Nature Encounters

May 2 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Free with Admission

Family Prime Time (Drop-in, Free with Admission, Approximately 30 minutes long) Nature Encounters Saturdays, 10:00am All Ages Come help feed the many creatures of our EcoZone and get a closer look by exploring some nature touchables with Science Center environmental educators.

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Boots and Shoots

May 5 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until June 9, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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$10 - $13

Boots and Shoots Tuesdays, April 28 through June 9 1:00–2:00pm Ages 3-6 Put on your gardening boots, it’s time to wake up the vegetable beds! Learn and explore in the Jose Carreiro Children’s Garden with hands-on activities, crafts, stories, and games for young gardeners. Each week will be geared towards a different theme. Fees: $10 Member; $13 Non-Member per class

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Parents & Tots Nature Walk

May 6 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until November 20, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Parents & Tots Nature Walk Wednesdays, starting April 1 (No class April 22) 9:30-10:30am Ages 5 and under (With a caregiver) Take a leisurely guided walk with your tot to discover the wonders of the woods, pond, garden, and more! Explore the outdoors and investigate the change in seasons with one of our environmental educators. Dress for the weather! Fees: $6 Member; $9 Non-Member (Caregiver Free)

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Nature Center Preschool Art Show Reception

May 6 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Free

Nature Center Preschool Art Show Reception Opening Reception: Wednesday, May 6 6:00 – 7:00pm

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Tales from the Wild

May 8 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until May 29, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Free with Admission

Family Prime Time (Drop-in, Free with Admission, Approximately 30 minutes long) Tales from the Wild Fridays, through May 29 10:00am Ages 5 & Under Join us for a half hour of nature themed storytelling that will delight young listeners. Extend your stay to explore the EcoZone.

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Native & Wildflower Plant Sale

May 9 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Native & Wildflower Plant Sale Saturday, May 9 8am to 2pm. Just in time for Mother's Day! Choose from native species, wildflowers, plants that attract butterflies and hummingbirds, drought tolerant species and more. Don't miss the beautiful spring ephemerals in the in the Wildlings Garden.

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Nature Encounters

May 9 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Free with Admission

Family Prime Time (Drop-in, Free with Admission, Approximately 30 minutes long) Nature Encounters Saturdays, 10:00am All Ages Come help feed the many creatures of our EcoZone and get a closer look by exploring some nature touchables with Science Center environmental educators.

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Boots and Shoots

May 12 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until June 9, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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$10 - $13

Boots and Shoots Tuesdays, April 28 through June 9 1:00–2:00pm Ages 3-6 Put on your gardening boots, it’s time to wake up the vegetable beds! Learn and explore in the Jose Carreiro Children’s Garden with hands-on activities, crafts, stories, and games for young gardeners. Each week will be geared towards a different theme. Fees: $10 Member; $13 Non-Member per class

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Parents & Tots Nature Walk

May 13 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until November 20, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Parents & Tots Nature Walk Wednesdays, starting April 1 (No class April 22) 9:30-10:30am Ages 5 and under (With a caregiver) Take a leisurely guided walk with your tot to discover the wonders of the woods, pond, garden, and more! Explore the outdoors and investigate the change in seasons with one of our environmental educators. Dress for the weather! Fees: $6 Member; $9 Non-Member (Caregiver Free)

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Tales from the Wild

May 15 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until May 29, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Free with Admission

Family Prime Time (Drop-in, Free with Admission, Approximately 30 minutes long) Tales from the Wild Fridays, through May 29 10:00am Ages 5 & Under Join us for a half hour of nature themed storytelling that will delight young listeners. Extend your stay to explore the EcoZone.

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Nature Encounters

May 16 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Free with Admission

Family Prime Time (Drop-in, Free with Admission, Approximately 30 minutes long) Nature Encounters Saturdays, 10:00am All Ages Come help feed the many creatures of our EcoZone and get a closer look by exploring some nature touchables with Science Center environmental educators.

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Boots and Shoots

May 19 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until June 9, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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$10 - $13

Boots and Shoots Tuesdays, April 28 through June 9 1:00–2:00pm Ages 3-6 Put on your gardening boots, it’s time to wake up the vegetable beds! Learn and explore in the Jose Carreiro Children’s Garden with hands-on activities, crafts, stories, and games for young gardeners. Each week will be geared towards a different theme. Fees: $10 Member; $13 Non-Member per class

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Parents & Tots Nature Walk

May 20 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until November 20, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Parents & Tots Nature Walk Wednesdays, starting April 1 (No class April 22) 9:30-10:30am Ages 5 and under (With a caregiver) Take a leisurely guided walk with your tot to discover the wonders of the woods, pond, garden, and more! Explore the outdoors and investigate the change in seasons with one of our environmental educators. Dress for the weather! Fees: $6 Member; $9 Non-Member (Caregiver Free)

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Tales from the Wild

May 22 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until May 29, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Free with Admission

Family Prime Time (Drop-in, Free with Admission, Approximately 30 minutes long) Tales from the Wild Fridays, through May 29 10:00am Ages 5 & Under Join us for a half hour of nature themed storytelling that will delight young listeners. Extend your stay to explore the EcoZone.

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Nature Encounters

May 23 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Free with Admission

Family Prime Time (Drop-in, Free with Admission, Approximately 30 minutes long) Nature Encounters Saturdays, 10:00am All Ages Come help feed the many creatures of our EcoZone and get a closer look by exploring some nature touchables with Science Center environmental educators.

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SSNSC Closed Memorial Day

May 24 @ 8:00 am - May 25 @ 5:00 pm
South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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SSNSC Closed May 24-25 for Memorial Day

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Boots and Shoots

May 26 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until June 9, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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$10 - $13

Boots and Shoots Tuesdays, April 28 through June 9 1:00–2:00pm Ages 3-6 Put on your gardening boots, it’s time to wake up the vegetable beds! Learn and explore in the Jose Carreiro Children’s Garden with hands-on activities, crafts, stories, and games for young gardeners. Each week will be geared towards a different theme. Fees: $10 Member; $13 Non-Member per class

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Parents & Tots Nature Walk

May 27 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until November 20, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Parents & Tots Nature Walk Wednesdays, starting April 1 (No class April 22) 9:30-10:30am Ages 5 and under (With a caregiver) Take a leisurely guided walk with your tot to discover the wonders of the woods, pond, garden, and more! Explore the outdoors and investigate the change in seasons with one of our environmental educators. Dress for the weather! Fees: $6 Member; $9 Non-Member (Caregiver Free)

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Tales from the Wild

May 29 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until May 29, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Free with Admission

Family Prime Time (Drop-in, Free with Admission, Approximately 30 minutes long) Tales from the Wild Fridays, through May 29 10:00am Ages 5 & Under Join us for a half hour of nature themed storytelling that will delight young listeners. Extend your stay to explore the EcoZone.

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Nature Encounters

May 30 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Free with Admission

Family Prime Time (Drop-in, Free with Admission, Approximately 30 minutes long) Nature Encounters Saturdays, 10:00am All Ages Come help feed the many creatures of our EcoZone and get a closer look by exploring some nature touchables with Science Center environmental educators.

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June 2020

Boots and Shoots

June 2 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until June 9, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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$10 - $13

Boots and Shoots Tuesdays, April 28 through June 9 1:00–2:00pm Ages 3-6 Put on your gardening boots, it’s time to wake up the vegetable beds! Learn and explore in the Jose Carreiro Children’s Garden with hands-on activities, crafts, stories, and games for young gardeners. Each week will be geared towards a different theme. Fees: $10 Member; $13 Non-Member per class

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Parents & Tots Nature Walk

June 3 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until November 20, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Parents & Tots Nature Walk Wednesdays, starting April 1 (No class April 22) 9:30-10:30am Ages 5 and under (With a caregiver) Take a leisurely guided walk with your tot to discover the wonders of the woods, pond, garden, and more! Explore the outdoors and investigate the change in seasons with one of our environmental educators. Dress for the weather! Fees: $6 Member; $9 Non-Member (Caregiver Free)

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In the Garden

June 5 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until August 28, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Free with Admission

In the Garden Fridays, beginning June 5 10:00am All ages From storytelling to hands on investigations, join us in the garden to discover and explore this amazing ecosystem. Extend your stay and cool off in the EcoZone. Free with Admission.

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Nature Encounters

June 6 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Free with Admission

Family Prime Time (Drop-in, Free with Admission, Approximately 30 minutes long) Nature Encounters Saturdays, 10:00am All Ages Come help feed the many creatures of our EcoZone and get a closer look by exploring some nature touchables with Science Center environmental educators.

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Boots and Shoots

June 9 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until June 9, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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$10 - $13

Boots and Shoots Tuesdays, April 28 through June 9 1:00–2:00pm Ages 3-6 Put on your gardening boots, it’s time to wake up the vegetable beds! Learn and explore in the Jose Carreiro Children’s Garden with hands-on activities, crafts, stories, and games for young gardeners. Each week will be geared towards a different theme. Fees: $10 Member; $13 Non-Member per class

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Parents & Tots Nature Walk

June 10 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until November 20, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Parents & Tots Nature Walk Wednesdays, starting April 1 (No class April 22) 9:30-10:30am Ages 5 and under (With a caregiver) Take a leisurely guided walk with your tot to discover the wonders of the woods, pond, garden, and more! Explore the outdoors and investigate the change in seasons with one of our environmental educators. Dress for the weather! Fees: $6 Member; $9 Non-Member (Caregiver Free)

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In the Garden

June 12 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until August 28, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Free with Admission

In the Garden Fridays, beginning June 5 10:00am All ages From storytelling to hands on investigations, join us in the garden to discover and explore this amazing ecosystem. Extend your stay and cool off in the EcoZone. Free with Admission.

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Nature Encounters

June 13 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
+ Google Map
Free with Admission

Family Prime Time (Drop-in, Free with Admission, Approximately 30 minutes long) Nature Encounters Saturdays, 10:00am All Ages Come help feed the many creatures of our EcoZone and get a closer look by exploring some nature touchables with Science Center environmental educators.

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Native Plants and Non-Native Plants: South Shore 

June 13 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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$30 - $36

Native Plants and Non-Native Plants: South Shore  Delve into the plants and habitats of the South Shore. Through classroom discussion and field application, we will explore how native plants coexist in natural habitats and what happens when plants are forced to abandon their native ranges. This session will address plant mechanisms for coexistence, geographic boundaries in defining “native,” threats of native-invasive hybridization, incubation periods of invasive plants, and differentiation between native, non-native, and invasive plants.  Saturday, June 13, 2020, 11…

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Parents & Tots Nature Walk

June 17 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until November 20, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
+ Google Map

Parents & Tots Nature Walk Wednesdays, starting April 1 (No class April 22) 9:30-10:30am Ages 5 and under (With a caregiver) Take a leisurely guided walk with your tot to discover the wonders of the woods, pond, garden, and more! Explore the outdoors and investigate the change in seasons with one of our environmental educators. Dress for the weather! Fees: $6 Member; $9 Non-Member (Caregiver Free)

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In the Garden

June 19 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until August 28, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
+ Google Map
Free with Admission

In the Garden Fridays, beginning June 5 10:00am All ages From storytelling to hands on investigations, join us in the garden to discover and explore this amazing ecosystem. Extend your stay and cool off in the EcoZone. Free with Admission.

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Nature Encounters

June 20 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
+ Google Map
Free with Admission

Family Prime Time (Drop-in, Free with Admission, Approximately 30 minutes long) Nature Encounters Saturdays, 10:00am All Ages Come help feed the many creatures of our EcoZone and get a closer look by exploring some nature touchables with Science Center environmental educators.

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Closed

June 21 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Sunday, repeating until September 6, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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SSNSC is Closed on Sundays from June 21 through September 6.

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Nature Adventures Camp Week 1: Mucky Muddy Mania

June 22 @ 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Varies

2020 Camp Themes Our exciting nature-based weekly themes emphasize fun, hands-on experiences for campers to discover the natural world around them through age-appropriate activities. Campers at each age level develop skills and knowledge which encourage confidence, cooperation, curiosity, and compassion for the natural world. Each week we feature a different camp wide theme. Week 1: Mucky Muddy Mania (June 22-June 26) Come get messy in the mud kitchen and muck around in the pond.  Discover what plants and animals live…

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Parents & Tots Nature Walk

June 24 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until November 20, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
+ Google Map

Parents & Tots Nature Walk Wednesdays, starting April 1 (No class April 22) 9:30-10:30am Ages 5 and under (With a caregiver) Take a leisurely guided walk with your tot to discover the wonders of the woods, pond, garden, and more! Explore the outdoors and investigate the change in seasons with one of our environmental educators. Dress for the weather! Fees: $6 Member; $9 Non-Member (Caregiver Free)

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In the Garden

June 26 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until August 28, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
+ Google Map
Free with Admission

In the Garden Fridays, beginning June 5 10:00am All ages From storytelling to hands on investigations, join us in the garden to discover and explore this amazing ecosystem. Extend your stay and cool off in the EcoZone. Free with Admission.

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Nature Encounters

June 27 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
+ Google Map
Free with Admission

Family Prime Time (Drop-in, Free with Admission, Approximately 30 minutes long) Nature Encounters Saturdays, 10:00am All Ages Come help feed the many creatures of our EcoZone and get a closer look by exploring some nature touchables with Science Center environmental educators.

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Closed

June 28 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Sunday, repeating until September 6, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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SSNSC is Closed on Sundays from June 21 through September 6.

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Nature Adventures Camp Week 2: Rock, Rumble, and Roll

June 29 @ 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Varies

2020 Camp Themes Our exciting nature-based weekly themes emphasize fun, hands-on experiences for campers to discover the natural world around them through age-appropriate activities. Campers at each age level develop skills and knowledge which encourage confidence, cooperation, curiosity, and compassion for the natural world. Each week we feature a different camp wide theme. Week 2: Rock, Rumble, and Roll (June 29-July 3) Hike a glacial esker, explore remnants of a boulder field.  Crack open a geode and be a rock…

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July 2020

Parents & Tots Nature Walk

July 1 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until November 20, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
+ Google Map

Parents & Tots Nature Walk Wednesdays, starting April 1 (No class April 22) 9:30-10:30am Ages 5 and under (With a caregiver) Take a leisurely guided walk with your tot to discover the wonders of the woods, pond, garden, and more! Explore the outdoors and investigate the change in seasons with one of our environmental educators. Dress for the weather! Fees: $6 Member; $9 Non-Member (Caregiver Free)

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In the Garden

July 3 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until August 28, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
+ Google Map
Free with Admission

In the Garden Fridays, beginning June 5 10:00am All ages From storytelling to hands on investigations, join us in the garden to discover and explore this amazing ecosystem. Extend your stay and cool off in the EcoZone. Free with Admission.

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Closed

July 5 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Sunday, repeating until September 6, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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SSNSC is Closed on Sundays from June 21 through September 6.

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Nature Adventures Camp Week 3: Prehistoric Palooza

July 6 @ 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Varies

2020 Camp Themes Our exciting nature-based weekly themes emphasize fun, hands-on experiences for campers to discover the natural world around them through age-appropriate activities. Campers at each age level develop skills and knowledge which encourage confidence, cooperation, curiosity, and compassion for the natural world. Each week we feature a different camp wide theme. Week 3: Prehistoric Palooza (July 6 – 10) There are discoveries to be made!  The world of dinosaurs will come to life thorugh fossil hunts, mock digs,…

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Leader-In-Training

July 6 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every 2 weeks that begins at 9:00am on Monday, repeating until August 14, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
+ Google Map
$375 - $445

Leader-In-Training Leader-In-Training (Ages 12-15) We are excited to announce the new Leader-In-Training (LIT) program at Nature Adventures Camp for 2019! This is an excellent opportunity for youth ages 12 to 15 to develop leadership skills while becoming role models for young campers in a fun and engaging atmosphere. They will be supervised, coached, and evaluated by the Leadership-in-Training Coordinator.  LITs will build their confidence, independence, and self-esteem through problem solving, taking initiative, and being solutionaries.  LITs will use these newly…

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Parents & Tots Nature Walk

July 8 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until November 20, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
+ Google Map

Parents & Tots Nature Walk Wednesdays, starting April 1 (No class April 22) 9:30-10:30am Ages 5 and under (With a caregiver) Take a leisurely guided walk with your tot to discover the wonders of the woods, pond, garden, and more! Explore the outdoors and investigate the change in seasons with one of our environmental educators. Dress for the weather! Fees: $6 Member; $9 Non-Member (Caregiver Free)

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In the Garden

July 10 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until August 28, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
+ Google Map
Free with Admission

In the Garden Fridays, beginning June 5 10:00am All ages From storytelling to hands on investigations, join us in the garden to discover and explore this amazing ecosystem. Extend your stay and cool off in the EcoZone. Free with Admission.

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Nature Encounters

July 11 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
+ Google Map
Free with Admission

Family Prime Time (Drop-in, Free with Admission, Approximately 30 minutes long) Nature Encounters Saturdays, 10:00am All Ages Come help feed the many creatures of our EcoZone and get a closer look by exploring some nature touchables with Science Center environmental educators.

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Closed

July 12 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Sunday, repeating until September 6, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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SSNSC is Closed on Sundays from June 21 through September 6.

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Nature Adventures Camp Week 4: Forest Forensics

July 13 @ 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Varies

2020 Camp Themes Our exciting nature-based weekly themes emphasize fun, hands-on experiences for campers to discover the natural world around them through age-appropriate activities. Campers at each age level develop skills and knowledge which encourage confidence, cooperation, curiosity, and compassion for the natural world. Each week we feature a different camp wide theme. Week 4: Forest Forensics (July 13-17) From scat, to tracks, to camouflage, the forest is full of mysteries!  Join us as we work together to uncover the…

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Nature Adventures Specialty Camp – Fetch! With SSNSC

July 13 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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$385 - $455

Week 4: Fetch! With SSNSC (July 13-17) Grades 5-8 Ever want to wake up every morning to a new mystery challenge?  Enjoy solving complex problems while making new friends? Then this is the camp for you!  You'll arrive each day to a new STEM challenge, from crime-solving to insect-catching.  We will also hear from an amazing guest speaker and take a totally Fetch-tastic field trip!

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Parents & Tots Nature Walk

July 15 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until November 20, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Parents & Tots Nature Walk Wednesdays, starting April 1 (No class April 22) 9:30-10:30am Ages 5 and under (With a caregiver) Take a leisurely guided walk with your tot to discover the wonders of the woods, pond, garden, and more! Explore the outdoors and investigate the change in seasons with one of our environmental educators. Dress for the weather! Fees: $6 Member; $9 Non-Member (Caregiver Free)

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In the Garden

July 17 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until August 28, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
+ Google Map
Free with Admission

In the Garden Fridays, beginning June 5 10:00am All ages From storytelling to hands on investigations, join us in the garden to discover and explore this amazing ecosystem. Extend your stay and cool off in the EcoZone. Free with Admission.

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Nature Encounters

July 18 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
+ Google Map
Free with Admission

Family Prime Time (Drop-in, Free with Admission, Approximately 30 minutes long) Nature Encounters Saturdays, 10:00am All Ages Come help feed the many creatures of our EcoZone and get a closer look by exploring some nature touchables with Science Center environmental educators.

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Closed

July 19 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Sunday, repeating until September 6, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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SSNSC is Closed on Sundays from June 21 through September 6.

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Nature Adventures Camp Week 5: Incredible Insects, Curious Crawlers

July 20 @ 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Varies

2020 Camp Themes Our exciting nature-based weekly themes emphasize fun, hands-on experiences for campers to discover the natural world around them through age-appropriate activities. Campers at each age level develop skills and knowledge which encourage confidence, cooperation, curiosity, and compassion for the natural world. Each week we feature a different camp wide theme. Week 5:  Incredible Insects, Curious Crawlers (July 20-24) Grab your bug net and viewer!  Put on your muck boots and grab your field guides!  We'll be hunting…

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Nature Adventures Specialty Camp: Vet School – Terrestrial Animals

July 20 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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$385 - $455

Week 5: Vet School Camp – Terrestrial Animals (July 20-24) Grades 5-8 Join educators from SSNSC to learn basic animal care skills and explore the world of veterinary science.  Campers ill interact with the Science Center's live animals to learn about anatomy, gain important observational skills using scientific tools, and work collaboratively to solve veterinary mysteries.  A special field trip will include a behind the scenes tour of a wildlife rehabilitation center.

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Leader-In-Training

July 20 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every 2 weeks that begins at 9:00am on Monday, repeating until August 14, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
+ Google Map
$375 - $445

Leader-In-Training Leader-In-Training (Ages 12-15) We are excited to announce the new Leader-In-Training (LIT) program at Nature Adventures Camp for 2019! This is an excellent opportunity for youth ages 12 to 15 to develop leadership skills while becoming role models for young campers in a fun and engaging atmosphere. They will be supervised, coached, and evaluated by the Leadership-in-Training Coordinator.  LITs will build their confidence, independence, and self-esteem through problem solving, taking initiative, and being solutionaries.  LITs will use these newly…

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Parents & Tots Nature Walk

July 22 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until November 20, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
+ Google Map

Parents & Tots Nature Walk Wednesdays, starting April 1 (No class April 22) 9:30-10:30am Ages 5 and under (With a caregiver) Take a leisurely guided walk with your tot to discover the wonders of the woods, pond, garden, and more! Explore the outdoors and investigate the change in seasons with one of our environmental educators. Dress for the weather! Fees: $6 Member; $9 Non-Member (Caregiver Free)

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In the Garden

July 24 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until August 28, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
+ Google Map
Free with Admission

In the Garden Fridays, beginning June 5 10:00am All ages From storytelling to hands on investigations, join us in the garden to discover and explore this amazing ecosystem. Extend your stay and cool off in the EcoZone. Free with Admission.

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Nature Encounters

July 25 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
+ Google Map
Free with Admission

Family Prime Time (Drop-in, Free with Admission, Approximately 30 minutes long) Nature Encounters Saturdays, 10:00am All Ages Come help feed the many creatures of our EcoZone and get a closer look by exploring some nature touchables with Science Center environmental educators.

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Closed

July 26 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Sunday, repeating until September 6, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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SSNSC is Closed on Sundays from June 21 through September 6.

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Nature Adventures Camp Week 6: Sharks and Creatures of the Deep

July 27 @ 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Varies

2020 Camp Themes Our exciting nature-based weekly themes emphasize fun, hands-on experiences for campers to discover the natural world around them through age-appropriate activities. Campers at each age level develop skills and knowledge which encourage confidence, cooperation, curiosity, and compassion for the natural world. Each week we feature a different camp wide theme. Week 6:  Sharks and Creatures of the Deep  (July 27- 31) From tide-pools to shipwrecks, and the deep sea to the shore.  Discover the wonders of the…

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Nature Adventures Specialty Camp: Vet School – Marine Animals

July 27 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
+ Google Map
$385 - $455

Week 6: Vet School Camp – Marine Animals (July 27-31) Grades 5-8 Join educators from SSNSC and special guests to explore the world of veterinary science with a focus on marine animals.  Highlights of the week will include a fish dissection, a visit from SALT the inflatable humpback whale and a field trip for a behind the scenes tour of a marine animal rehabilitation center.

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Parents & Tots Nature Walk

July 29 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until November 20, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
+ Google Map

Parents & Tots Nature Walk Wednesdays, starting April 1 (No class April 22) 9:30-10:30am Ages 5 and under (With a caregiver) Take a leisurely guided walk with your tot to discover the wonders of the woods, pond, garden, and more! Explore the outdoors and investigate the change in seasons with one of our environmental educators. Dress for the weather! Fees: $6 Member; $9 Non-Member (Caregiver Free)

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In the Garden

July 31 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until August 28, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
+ Google Map
Free with Admission

In the Garden Fridays, beginning June 5 10:00am All ages From storytelling to hands on investigations, join us in the garden to discover and explore this amazing ecosystem. Extend your stay and cool off in the EcoZone. Free with Admission.

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August 2020

Nature Encounters

August 1 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
+ Google Map
Free with Admission

Family Prime Time (Drop-in, Free with Admission, Approximately 30 minutes long) Nature Encounters Saturdays, 10:00am All Ages Come help feed the many creatures of our EcoZone and get a closer look by exploring some nature touchables with Science Center environmental educators.

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Closed

August 2 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Sunday, repeating until September 6, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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SSNSC is Closed on Sundays from June 21 through September 6.

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Nature Adventures Camp Week 7: Mission Impossible?

August 3 @ 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Varies

2020 Camp Themes Our exciting nature-based weekly themes emphasize fun, hands-on experiences for campers to discover the natural world around them through age-appropriate activities. Campers at each age level develop skills and knowledge which encourage confidence, cooperation, curiosity, and compassion for the natural world. Each week we feature a different camp wide theme. Week 7: Mission Impossible? (August 3-7) Do you have the next big idea to change the world?  What are the real world problems you want to solve? …

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Leader-In-Training

August 3 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every 2 weeks that begins at 9:00am on Monday, repeating until August 14, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
+ Google Map
$375 - $445

Leader-In-Training Leader-In-Training (Ages 12-15) We are excited to announce the new Leader-In-Training (LIT) program at Nature Adventures Camp for 2019! This is an excellent opportunity for youth ages 12 to 15 to develop leadership skills while becoming role models for young campers in a fun and engaging atmosphere. They will be supervised, coached, and evaluated by the Leadership-in-Training Coordinator.  LITs will build their confidence, independence, and self-esteem through problem solving, taking initiative, and being solutionaries.  LITs will use these newly…

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Parents & Tots Nature Walk

August 5 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until November 20, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
+ Google Map

Parents & Tots Nature Walk Wednesdays, starting April 1 (No class April 22) 9:30-10:30am Ages 5 and under (With a caregiver) Take a leisurely guided walk with your tot to discover the wonders of the woods, pond, garden, and more! Explore the outdoors and investigate the change in seasons with one of our environmental educators. Dress for the weather! Fees: $6 Member; $9 Non-Member (Caregiver Free)

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In the Garden

August 7 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until August 28, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
+ Google Map
Free with Admission

In the Garden Fridays, beginning June 5 10:00am All ages From storytelling to hands on investigations, join us in the garden to discover and explore this amazing ecosystem. Extend your stay and cool off in the EcoZone. Free with Admission.

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Nature Encounters

August 8 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
+ Google Map
Free with Admission

Family Prime Time (Drop-in, Free with Admission, Approximately 30 minutes long) Nature Encounters Saturdays, 10:00am All Ages Come help feed the many creatures of our EcoZone and get a closer look by exploring some nature touchables with Science Center environmental educators.

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Closed

August 9 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Sunday, repeating until September 6, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
+ Google Map

SSNSC is Closed on Sundays from June 21 through September 6.

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Nature Adventures Camp Week 8: Galactic Blast-off

August 10 @ 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Varies

2020 Camp Themes Our exciting nature-based weekly themes emphasize fun, hands-on experiences for campers to discover the natural world around them through age-appropriate activities. Campers at each age level develop skills and knowledge which encourage confidence, cooperation, curiosity, and compassion for the natural world. Each week we feature a different camp wide theme. Week 8: Galactic Blast-off (August 10-14) Blast off into space!  Come explore the solar system with us as we discover the mysteries of space!  What causes an…

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Parents & Tots Nature Walk

August 12 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until November 20, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
+ Google Map

Parents & Tots Nature Walk Wednesdays, starting April 1 (No class April 22) 9:30-10:30am Ages 5 and under (With a caregiver) Take a leisurely guided walk with your tot to discover the wonders of the woods, pond, garden, and more! Explore the outdoors and investigate the change in seasons with one of our environmental educators. Dress for the weather! Fees: $6 Member; $9 Non-Member (Caregiver Free)

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In the Garden

August 14 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until August 28, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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In the Garden Fridays, beginning June 5 10:00am All ages From storytelling to hands on investigations, join us in the garden to discover and explore this amazing ecosystem. Extend your stay and cool off in the EcoZone. Free with Admission.

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Nature Encounters

August 15 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

South Shore Natural Science Center, 48 Jacobs Lane
Norwell, MA 02061 United States
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Free with Admission

Family Prime Time (Drop-in, Free with Admission, Approximately 30 minutes long) Nature Encounters Saturdays, 10:00am All Ages Come help feed the many creatures of our EcoZone and get a closer look by exploring some nature touchables with Science Center environmental educators.

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