More about the Moores – The Hidden History of Millers Falls 1:00 pm
More about the Moores – The Hidden History of Millers Falls @ Great Falls Discovery Center
Nov 7 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
More about the Moores The Hidden History of Millers Falls Learn about the family who brought the tool company to Millers Falls – their triumphs and tragedies. Shari Strahan and Sara Campbell will reveal the fruits of their research at repositories from Sturbridge to New Haven, and show the depths of the local resources that were mined to tell this story. Come and learn more about this history of this village that spans the Milers River. This project is partially funded by the Montague Cultural Council, through the Massachusetts Cultural Council.
The Great Falls Coffeehouse: Outbreak of Peace 7:00 pm
The Great Falls Coffeehouse: Outbreak of Peace @ Great Falls Discovery Center
Nov 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Great Falls Coffeehouse: Outbreak of Peace – Sarah Pirtle and Friends – Songs and Stories for Peace Sarah Pirtle, Gloria De,Layne Matlock, & Michael Nix will take us back with song to the history of Barton Cove and Great Falls to learn about the Pocumtucks,and forward to stopping pipelines, changing racism, and creating a sustainable future for our children. Outbreak of Peace brings forward inspiring lives including Mahalia Jackson, Juanita Nelson, and Pete Seeger. *Special guest: Adam Matlock* Songs, stories, and poetry are woven with sing-alongs! Each month Friends of the Great Falls Discovery Center host an evening coffeehouse with local musical talent. Refreshments available. Museum and Museum Store are open during intermission.
Let’s Talk Turkey! – A Story Hour for Young Children 10:30 am
Let’s Talk Turkey! – A Story Hour for Young Children @ Great Falls Discovery Center
Nov 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Let’s Talk Turkey! A Story Hour for Young Children Join us for a special turkey scavenger hunt on the center grounds and in the museum where we will hunt and peck for turkey clues—with stories and crafts—all about our favorite fall bird. For ages 3 – 6 years old. Siblings and friends welcome.
Beaver Moon Gathering 12:00 pm
Beaver Moon Gathering @ Great Falls Discovery Center
Nov 21 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Beaver Moon Gathering The Annual Beaver Moon Gathering, co-sponsored by the Nolumbeka Project and DCR, will be held in the Great Hall at the Great Falls Discovery Center. There will be a guest speaker at 12:30 p.m., time for discussion and reflection after, and light refreshments. Visit www.nolumbekaproject.org in early November for more details or see the Nolumbeka Project Facebook page.