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Community Programs

The Marion Natural History Museum frequently runs programs appropriate for adults and large groups including families with children.

All are welcome to attend! Seating tends to be limited at these programs, so we recommend you reserve your spot in advance, but tickets are always available at the door.

“What I love about science is that as you learn, you don’t really get answers. You just get better questions.”

– John Green

COMMUNITY PROGRAMS

Our community programs are geared towards subjects that will interest and engage people of all ages.

Old Growth Forests of Massachusetts

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March 31 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Marion Natural History Museum

David Orwig, senior ecologist and Forest Ecologist with Harvard Forest will be sharing his research into the presence of old-growth forests in our state. The talk will include a broad…

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Butterflies of Southeastern Mass and the Cape

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April 5 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Marion Natural History Museum

Wednesday morning community/senior programs – 10:30 – 11:30 “Butterfly Man” Joe Dwelly. a Yarmouth resident, will be visiting the Marion Natural History Museum to share what he knows about our…

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A potential win for Fisheries and Endangered right whales

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May 17 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Marion Natural History Museum

Woods Hole Researcher Michael Moore has been working with fishermen, engineers, and other scientists to adapt technology that allows bottom trap retrieval with less risk of whale and turtle entanglement.…

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Marion Natural History Museum – butterfly walk at Washburn Park

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May 20 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Marion Natural History Museum

Join Massachusetts Butterfly Club member Andrew Griffith for a short walk and discussion looking for butterflies around the beginning of the Washburn Park trails. The purpose of the walk will…

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