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We are proud to call Guardian Life Insurance a Summit Level Community Partner. By participating in this innovative program, Guardian provides many great benefits to its staff as well as vital support for Mass Audubon’s ongoing efforts to protect wildlife and wild lands.
Cape Cod and Islands
Whether you’ve chanced across a hummingbird dipping their tail feathers or caught a glimpse of a Monarch fluttering by, we’ve all had those animal encounters on the Island that make us stop and ponder what else lives on this mystical island aside from ourselves.
Wheelabrator Millbury sponsors free sanctuary admission for Millbury residents four times a year. Join us once each season and explore all that Broad Meadow Brook has to offer—for free! Next event is October 13, 2018.
Connecticut River Valley
Join us for a celebration of all things owl! Meet live owls up-close, learn about owl conservation challenges, and discover the role owls play in myths, legends, and art. There will be kid's crafts, food trucks, and fun for all ages.
In this exhibit celebrating the DCR's 125th Anniversary, 14 artists present works in a variety of mediums that celebrate the DCR's 125th Anniversary. Join us on October 24 for a free Artists' Reception! On display September 8–November 28.
BNC has been selected as one of 100 local nonprofits to receive grants of $100,000 each through Cummings Foundation’s $100K for 100 program. The grant will support the wildlife sanctuary’s “Pathways to Nature Preschool Outreach Program” for a three-year period, from 2014-2017.
Join our teacher naturalists every Friday this month for a free 1-hour hike around The Bog at Patriot Place in Foxboro! This 32-acre cranberry wetland system and wooded area supports a variety of wildlife including Great Blue Herons, Wood Ducks, deer, foxes, and turtles.
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.
Summer beach days are over, but our 110-gallon tide pool touch tank is still filled with marine life! Adults and children of all ages are invited to connect with local tide pool critters during this free weekend program. Last program is September 23.
South of Boston
Attleboro Springs Wildlife Sanctuary comes alive at night with this fun, non-scary, Halloween event. Walk along pumpkin-lit trails, meet forest inhabitants, make some fun crafts, and enjoy homemade baked goods by our campfire!
Oak Knoll is excited to announce our 2018-19 programs designed exclusively for the homeschool community! These drop-off programs provide a wonderful opportunity for homeschoolers to meet with other students in a social environment while engaging with the natural world.