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July 4th Bike Path B-I-N-G-O! 10:30 am
July 4th Bike Path B-I-N-G-O! @ Great Falls Discovery Center
Jul 4 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Bike Path B-I-N-G-O!  Kids – grab your parents and we’ll go exploring!  All ages are welcome as we practice examining the natural world with field guides, binoculars, and a fun game to see just how much you can see!  Meet at the main entrance to the Center. Please bring water, bug spray, sunscreen and wear sturdy shoes. Special 4th of July edition on Tuesday 7/4. Summer fun edition on 7/9.
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Artist Reception: Bees and Butterflies 2:30 pm
Artist Reception: Bees and Butterflies @ Great Falls Discovery Center
Jul 6 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Artist Reception: Bees and Butterflies Join our Playful City’s young artists from Montague Parks and Recreation’s Summer Camp 2017 in a reception featuring interpretations of bees and butterflies through art in the Great Hall
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Kidleidoscope – Bees & Flowers 10:30 am
Kidleidoscope – Bees & Flowers @ Great Falls Discovery Center
Jul 7 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Kidleidoscope: Bees and Flowers;  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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Bike Path B-I-N-G-O! 10:30 am
Bike Path B-I-N-G-O! @ Great Falls Discovery Center
Jul 9 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Bike Path B-I-N-G-O!  Kids – grab your parents and we’ll go exploring!  All ages are welcome as we practice examining the natural world with field guides, binoculars, and a fun game to see just how much you can see!  Meet at the main entrance to the Center. Please bring water, bug spray, sunscreen and wear sturdy shoes. Summer fun edition on 7/9.
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Junior Rangers Session 1 10:30 am
Junior Rangers Session 1 @ Great Falls Discovery Center
Jul 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Junior Rangers: Four Mondays in July Earn your Mass Parks Junior Ranger Patch! Become a Connecticut River Watershed expert and find out who lives along the Canalside Rail Trail in Turners Falls. We offer a four-part nature education workshop on Mondays in July for children ages 8 to 11. Friends/siblings welcome. Children with a parent/guardian meet at the Discovery Center lobby at 10:30 am. Junior Ranger programs are FREE and open to all. Space is limited so please register at (413) 863-3221.
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Live Raptor Program 1:00 pm
Live Raptor Program @ Great Falls Discovery Center
Jul 13 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Live Raptor Program Come meet birds of prey! Southern Vermont Natural History Museum brings live hawks, owls and falcons to the center for a face-to-face exploration of the world of raptors. FREE program. Meet in the Great Hall.
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Junior Rangers – Session 2 10:30 am
Junior Rangers – Session 2 @ Great Falls Discovery Center
Jul 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Junior Rangers: Four Mondays in July Earn your Mass Parks Junior Ranger Patch! Become a Connecticut River Watershed expert and find out who lives along the Canalside Rail Trail in Turners Falls. We offer a four-part nature education workshop on Mondays in July for children ages 8 to 11. Friends/siblings welcome. Children with a parent/guardian meet at the Discovery Center lobby at 10:30 am. Junior Ranger programs are FREE and open to all. Space is limited so please register at (413) 863-3221.
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Junior Rangers – Session 3 10:30 am
Junior Rangers – Session 3 @ Great Falls Discovery Center
Jul 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Junior Rangers: Four Mondays in July Earn your Mass Parks Junior Ranger Patch! Become a Connecticut River Watershed expert and find out who lives along the Canalside Rail Trail in Turners Falls. We offer a four-part nature education workshop on Mondays in July for children ages 8 to 11. Friends/siblings welcome. Children with a parent/guardian meet at the Discovery Center lobby at 10:30 am. Junior Ranger programs are FREE and open to all. Space is limited so please register at (413) 863-3221.
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Kidleidoscope: Coyotes 10:30 am
Kidleidoscope: Coyotes @ Great Falls Discovery Center
Jul 28 @ 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.
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Junior Rangers – Session 4 10:30 am
Junior Rangers – Session 4 @ Great Falls Discovery Center
Jul 31 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Junior Rangers: Four Mondays in July Earn your Mass Parks Junior Ranger Patch! Become a Connecticut River Watershed expert and find out who lives along the Canalside Rail Trail in Turners Falls. We offer a four-part nature education workshop on Mondays in July for children ages 8 to 11. Friends/siblings welcome. Children with a parent/guardian meet at the Discovery Center lobby at 10:30 am. Junior Ranger programs are FREE and open to all. Space is limited so please register at (413) 863-3221.