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Events: Museums

$2 First Friday

We strive to share the Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine experience with families who cannot visit during... View Event »

2014 Season Exhibition Opening

Exhibition XXIII, Simplified Forms in Color, Paintings and Drawings from the Collection by Aidron Duckworth opens on Sat.,... View Event »

20th Annual Poore Farm Open Barn Celebration

American Mountain Men Reenactment At the Poore Farm Museum, learn about the early trappers and traders of the... View Event »

Abstract & Modernism: 1950s to Today – Exhibit and Reception at NH Antique Co-op

New Hampshire Antique Co-op is pleased to present Abstract & Modernism: 1950s to Today, an exhibit and sale... View Event »

Afterschool Adventures – Science Friday: Kids Edition

Afterschool Adventures – Science Friday: Kids Edition Fridays, April 25, May 9 & May 16, 3:15pm – 5:15pm.... View Event »

April School Vacation: Close Encounters of the Wild Kind!

Stalk! Track! Catch! This Earth Week, get up close to nature with hands-on activities designed to get kids... View Event »

Artist Talk: John Gibson

In connection with the exhibit Opposing Forces: New Paintings by John Gibson, the artist discusses his work. “Although... View Event »

Botanical Illustration Workshop

Botanical illustrator Bobbi Angell, whose work is featured in Flora: A Celebration of Flowers in Contemporary Art, will... View Event »

Burlesque Figure Drawing with Dr. Sketchy’s Anti-Art School

From illegal flashmobs to the Museum of Modern Art, Dr. Sketchy’s Anti-Art School has brought artists a rule-breaking... View Event »

Connecticut Glass Museum’s 9th Annual Antique Glass & Bottles Show

Connecticut Glass Museum’s 9th Annual Glass & Bottles Show and Sale will run rain or shine between 8:00... View Event »

Curator Tour with Mara Williams

Gain insights, ask questions, and share your impressions during a guided tour of the museum’s current exhibits with... View Event »

Earth Day Celebration

Nature is blossoming, and spring time is here! Rain or shine, enjoy indoor and outdoor family-friendly activities, and... View Event »

Exhibiton: Pasture to Pond: Connecticut Impressionism

The exhibition offers a tour of Connecticut’s landscapes painted by American Impressionist artists including Childe Hassam, J. Alden... View Event »

Extreme Habitats: Into the Deep Sea

Explore the vast and extraordinary deep sea, the last frontier on this planet. •Discover the extremophiles that form... View Event »

Fish Season Finale

Learn about each of our migrating fish species and participate in Q&A sessions with Fishways naturalists and biologists.... View Event »

Form, Function, and Furnishings

Cover Story: Fashions, Furnishings, and The Saturday Evening Post This engaging Sunday series offers an insightful look at... View Event »

Hearsay to Heresy: An Evening of Satire, Balladeering, and Political Unrest

Enjoy this one-man, three-act play by poet/author Nathan Smith, which traverses the 19th century and explores humanity’s interactions... View Event »

Heritage Museums & Gardens Gears Up for ‘Driven to Collect’

Heritage Museums & Gardens, celebrating its 45th anniversary this year, will be opening on Saturday, April 19th with... View Event »

Lake Discover Camp

This hands-on adventure will help children discover how the lakes, rivers, and streams of Wolfeboro connect our past... View Event »

Lecture: Vermont Bumblebee Survey

n connection with the exhibit Flora: A Celebration of Flowers in Contemporary Art, Sara Zahendra of the Vermont... View Event »

Midsummer Festival

Festival begins Friday with wildflower gathering, museum visits and a Swedish meatball supper/dance in the evening. Saturday a... View Event »

Midsummer Festival

Festival begins Friday with wildflower gathering, museum visits and a Swedish meatball supper/dance in the evening. Saturday a... View Event »

MILITIA DAY – The British are coming! The British are coming!

HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF GLASTONBURY PRESENTS MILITIA DAY The British are coming! The British are coming! All men between... View Event »

Mill of the month program – Putnam River Walk

Cost: Passport $5, Each tour is $8. Seniors, students and members are $6. Attend 8 and get one... View Event »

Newport Cabinetmaker’s Tour

Colonial Newport was home to a thriving furniture-making industry, including the renowned Townsend and Goddard workshops. Today the... View Event »

Ronnie Wood: Art and Music

Best known as a musician with The Rolling Stones and formerly with The Faces, Ronnie Wood is also... View Event »

Science + You

Get ready to experience Science + You, a ground-breaking exhibit where children become scientists for the day! Designed... View Event »