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The Doug Hewitt Group to perform at Coffeehouse 7:00 pm
The Doug Hewitt Group to perform at Coffeehouse @ Great Falls Discovery Center
Apr 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Doug Hewitt Group to perform at Coffeehouse @ Great Falls Discovery Center | Montague | Massachusetts | United States
Doug Hewitt’s music is a uniquely original fusion of rock and jazz.  Published reviews have compared Doug’s music to Chicago, Steely Dan, Pat Metheny and the Beatles.
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April School Vacation Week is Earth Week – Open Every Day! 10:00 am
April School Vacation Week is Earth Week – Open Every Day! @ Great Falls Discovery Center
Apr 15 @ 10:00 am – Apr 23 @ 4:00 pm
April School Vacation Week is Earth Week: Open Every Day! We are expanding our spring hours this week so stop by the welcome desk for Earth Week investigation stations, habitat diorama scavenger hunts, and games to explore the grounds. Bring your bike for the Canalside Rail Trail.
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Attract Bees and Butterflies to Your Gardens by Tom Sullivan, M.A.L.D. 7:00 pm
Attract Bees and Butterflies to Your Gardens by Tom Sullivan, M.A.L.D. @ Great Falls Discovery Center
Apr 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Greenfield Garden Club presents: Attract Bees and Butterflies to Your Gardens by Tom Sullivan, M.A.L.D. Come find out what you can do to help local pollinators thrive in your home and city gardens. Since 2009, Tom Sullivan, of Pollinators Welcome, has been designing for and teaching the benefits of attracting these beautiful creatures.  It boils down to creating habitat for them to eat, and nesting opportunities for them to raise their young.
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Earth Day Open House: Put Yourself in the Picture 10:00 am
Earth Day Open House: Put Yourself in the Picture @ Great Falls Discovery Center
Apr 22 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Earth Day Open House: Put Yourself in the Picture All ages are welcome to join us for activities to help you make a difference in the Connecticut River Watershed. Our exhibits ask: how have people helped or hurt the habitats in our watershed? What will you do to help?
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Artist Reception: Montague Favorite Places Exhibit 1:00 pm
Artist Reception: Montague Favorite Places Exhibit @ Great Falls Discovery Center
Apr 23 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Artist Reception: Montague Favorite Places Exhibit Come see the results of a town-wide effort to capture our favorite places in the villages of Montague through art. Enjoy refreshments in the Great Hall!
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Kidleidoscope: Frogs 10:30 am
Kidleidoscope: Frogs @ Great Falls Discovery Center
Apr 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Kidleidoscope: Frogs 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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Park Serve Day 10:00 am
Park Serve Day @ Great Falls Discovery Center
Apr 29 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Park Serve Day Give back to the Massachusetts State Parks that you love. The Department of Conservation and Recreation invites you to the Great Falls Discovery Center to help us plant a plant, rake a leaf, weed a weed, or clean up the Canalside Rail Trail. You can make a difference!
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Canoes: A Natural History in North America 11:00 am
Canoes: A Natural History in North America @ Great Falls Discovery Center
Apr 30 @ 11:00 am – May 22 @ 12:00 pm
Canoes: A Natural History in North America Norman Sims and Mark Neuzil, authors of the beautifully illustrated book Canoes: A Natural History in North America, talk about the history and development of this singular American artifact, so little changed over time. Canoes, the people who made and used them, and changes in industrial and social issues, are part of the cultural history of both ancient and modern North America. Sponsored by the Connecticut River Watershed Council and DCR.