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Kidleidoscope: Squirrels 10:30 am
Kidleidoscope: Squirrels @ Great Falls Discovery Center
Mar 3 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Kidleidoscope:  Squirrels Come learn about our wildlife neighbors who share our home in the Connecticut River Watershed. Program includes a story, interactive games, and a craft to introduce young children to wildlife along the river. Meet in the Great Hall. For ages 3-6. Siblings and friends welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
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Silent Presence – The French in New England 1:00 pm
Silent Presence – The French in New England @ Great Falls Discovery Center
Mar 4 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
  Silent Presence – The French in New England Jeanne Douillard, with support from the Montague Cultural Council, presents the story of a peoples’ struggle to reclaim pride, a story of forgiveness and hope; a story that has not been told in just this way. Jeanne Douillard is an independent scholar specializing in the story of the French in New England. Jeanne is one of the major contributors to the book Building a Better life: The French-Canadians in Western Massachusetts published by the Republican newspaper in Springfield, MA.
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Kidleidoscope: Coyotes 10:30 am
Kidleidoscope: Coyotes @ Great Falls Discovery Center
Mar 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Kidleidoscope:  Coyotes Come learn about our wildlife neighbors who share our home in the Connecticut River Watershed. Program includes a story, interactive games, and a craft to introduce young children to wildlife along the river. Meet in the Great Hall. For ages 3-6. Siblings and friends welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Rise Up & Sing with Annie Patterson & Peter Blood 7:00 pm
Rise Up & Sing with Annie Patterson & Peter Blood @ Great Falls Discovery Center
Mar 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Rise Up & Sing with Annie Patterson & Peter Blood @ Great Falls Discovery Center | Montague | Massachusetts | United States
Flyer – Rise & Sing P & A   Annie Patterson & Peter Blood are co-creators of the popular songbook Rise Up Singing and their new sequel Rise Again, Annie & Peter have played a central role in helping create a quiet revolution of group singing in North America. Annie & Peter will be performing and leading songs out of their new songbook, Rise Again, as well as from their original best-selling songbook Rise Up Singing. Their performance will focus especially on environmental songs – the struggle to reverse climate change and enjoy and restore our precious planet. Copies of Rise Again will be available at the coffeehouse. If you have a copy of Rise Up Singing, bring it with you to join along in song. Doors open at 6:30 pm. Coffee and homemade baked goods are available. The museum and museum store are open during intermission. Suggested sliding scale donation $6–$12, free for children. Donations help the Friends of the Discovery Center provide free nature programming for the public. The Discovery Center is wheelchair accessible. For more information, please call the Discovery Center at (413) 863-3221 or online at greatfallsdiscoverycenter.org  
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Kidleidoscope: Ducks 10:30 am
Kidleidoscope: Ducks @ Great Falls Discovery Center
Mar 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Kidleidoscope:  Ducks Come learn about our wildlife neighbors who share our home in the Connecticut River Watershed. Program includes a story, interactive games, and a craft to introduce young children to wildlife along the river. Meet in the Great Hall. For ages 3-6. Siblings and friends welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
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All Cooped Up! Music Concert 7:00 pm
All Cooped Up! Music Concert @ Great Falls Discovery Center
Mar 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
All Cooped Up! Music Concert The Franklin County Musicians Cooperative (COOP) features solo artists, established duos, and small group performers who perform an unpredictable mix of folk, rock, country, Celtic, jazz and swing. Some original compositions and some traditional.  Suggested donations.
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