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Kids get up-close with a barred owl at Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary

Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary

Special Event February 2-3, 2018

Come explore the wonders of owls with friends and family! Go on a full moon owl prowl, or join us for an up-close and personal view of some of our local owl species.

Ms. G the Official State Groundhog of Massachusetts

Drumlin Farm Wildlife Sanctuary

Special Event February 2, 2018

Watch Ms. G, Massachusetts' Official State Groundhog, deliver her 11th prognostication! Then sip on hot cocoa and enjoy fun winter activities all over the farm.

Greater Boston News

Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary

Buff Breasted (Paradise) Kingfisher in Australia © Luke Seitz
Buff Breasted (Paradise) Kingfisher © Luke Seitz

Voyage from the deserts of the southwestern US to the coral reefs of Bali and more. Each themed night offers a location-based buffet dinner and presentation of images in an exotic location. Next program on January 18.

Boston Nature Center & Wildlife Sanctuary

Eastern screech owl at Bird Hop 2017
© Martha Heath

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! 

Drumlin Farm Wildlife Sanctuary

Boy watering a school garden

Ever try to get your kids to eat carrots? It’s not always easy. But for students in grades K–5 at Somerville public schools, eating carrots is part of the afterschool curriculum thanks to a partnership with Drumlin Farm.

Museum of American Bird Art

Front cover of Massachusetts Masterpieces
Cover image: Black-bellied Plover by Melvin G. Lawrence (1870-1932)

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. 

Museum of American Bird Art

Solitary Bird, Milton Avery, 1953, watercolor on paper. Mass Audubon Collection, bequest of Robert L. French, 2009.
Solitary Bird, Milton Avery, 1953, watercolor on paper. Mass Audubon Collection, bequest of Robert L. French, 2009.

Not Just for the Birds was an exhibition featuring works from the Mass Audubon Collection and was on view at the St. Botolph Club through October 1, 2014.