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Cape Cod and Islands
The webs of funnel web weaver spiders might just be the very prettiest parlors of all, ready for a cricket, ant, or grasshopper to drop by for a visit. Gorgeous funnel-shaped webs—usually invisible—are now noticeable, glistening with dew in the damp mornings.
Broad Meadow Brook has teamed up to provide every Worcester Public School 7th grader a day of hands-on, real life learning. This year, students are try to answer the question “Why are big trees important, especially in an urban ecosystem?”
Connecticut River Valley
Join us for a free celebration of light on the shortest day of the year! Ward off the cold with the warmth of the bonfire, sip hot cider, and listen to music. Please bring a non-perishable item for the Food Bank of Western Massachusetts.
Over 200 friends and supporters joined us on November 3 for a lively evening of great food, craft brews, trivia contest, raffle giveaways, music, and live bird demonstrations. This year's Bird Hop raised over $10,000 for BNC's programs and scholarship fund!
Many of the most important birds in the history of decoy-making were made in Massachusetts. In this new, lavishly produced art book, thirty-six never-before-published historical photographs are combined with important, new historical material.
South of Boston
This month is an extra-special time to stop in and visit North River. Enjoy a relaxed shopping experience featuring unique handmade gifts created by local artisans, including exquisite woodturning pieces, original art, soy candles, and much more! Through December 20.