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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

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23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
603-968-7194 www.nhnature.org

September 2021

Sep 22

Squam Lake Cruises: Discover Squam

Discover Squam Cruises daily at 11:00am & 1:00pm. This unforgettable guided tour has something new to delight you on every trip. Learn about the natural history of Squam Lake, look for majestic Bald Eagles, and listen for the haunting call of Common Loons. Hear about the people who have lived on its rocky shores surrounded by scenic mountains for over 5,000 years. Cruise on this beautiful lake where On Golden Pond was filmed almost 40 years ago. All Squam Lake Cruises…

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September 22, 2021 11:00 AM
September 22, 2021 12:30 PM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Sep 23

Invasive Species Removal Work Day at Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

Learn how to identify and remove invasive plant species. The program will begin with a brief introduction to an invasives pecies followed by going out onto Science Center grounds to learn and practice techniques for removing that species from an area. Participants will learn skills to apply to removing invasive species from their own property. Refreshments are provided to wrap up the session. Participants should wear long pants and sturdy shoes and bring work gloves, water, insect repellent, and sunscreen.…

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September 23, 2021 10:00 AM
September 23, 2021 11:30 AM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Sep 23

Cruise with a Naturalist on Squam Lake

Cruise with a Naturalist Tuesdays and Thursdays at 3:00 p.m. Holderness, NH - Uncover the rich natural history of Squam Lake with an experienced naturalist educator. Observe Common Loons and Bald Eagles and their nesting sites along with other wildlife. Learn how animals survive and adapt to their aquatic world. Gain an appreciation and deeper understanding of Squam Lake from mountain ranges to island stories to quiet spots during this memorable lake experience. Squam Lake Cruises are not recommended for…

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September 23, 2021 03:00 PM
September 23, 2021 04:30 PM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Sep 24

Loon and Leaves: Squam Lake Naturalists Cruise

Loons and Leaves: Squam Lake Fall Naturalists Cruise Against the backdrop of colored foliage, enjoy the sheltered coves and mountain views of Squam Lake. Look in on loon activities as young loons grow up and all prepare to migrate to the ocean for the winter. Find out why loons pick Squam Lake as their summer home. The Fall Naturalist Cruise is for adults. Cost: $23/member; $27/non-member To purchase tickets for this event, and learn about upcoming programs, and membership go…

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September 24, 2021 03:00 PM
September 24, 2021 04:30 PM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Sep 28

Cruise with a Naturalist on Squam Lake

Cruise with a Naturalist Tuesdays and Thursdays at 3:00 p.m. Holderness, NH - Uncover the rich natural history of Squam Lake with an experienced naturalist educator. Observe Common Loons and Bald Eagles and their nesting sites along with other wildlife. Learn how animals survive and adapt to their aquatic world. Gain an appreciation and deeper understanding of Squam Lake from mountain ranges to island stories to quiet spots during this memorable lake experience. Squam Lake Cruises are not recommended for…

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September 28, 2021 03:00 PM
September 28, 2021 04:30 PM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Sep 30

Science Pub Outdoors: Local Impacts of Climate Change

Science Pub Outdoors: Local Impacts of Climate Change Food trucks, beer, and science – need we say more? Adults, join us at our outdoor classroom pavilion to hear from local scientists about climate change impacts we can see right here in New Hampshire. Come early to purchase the Uncommon Woman Conservation Ale brewed by Smuttynose Brewing Company for The Common Man in support of Squam Lakes Conservation Society and food from a local food truck. Must be 21+ and show…

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September 30, 2021 05:00 PM
September 30, 2021 07:00 PM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States

October 2021

Oct 1

Loon and Leaves: Squam Lake Naturalists Cruise

Loons and Leaves: Squam Lake Fall Naturalists Cruise Against the backdrop of colored foliage, enjoy the sheltered coves and mountain views of Squam Lake. Look in on loon activities as young loons grow up and all prepare to migrate to the ocean for the winter. Find out why loons pick Squam Lake as their summer home. The Fall Naturalist Cruise is for adults. Cost: $23/member; $27/non-member To purchase tickets for this event, and learn about upcoming programs, and membership go…

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October 01, 2021 03:00 PM
October 01, 2021 04:30 PM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 3

Mt. Fayal Hike – Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

Mt. Fayal Hike Enjoy the views of Squam Lake from Mt.Fayal on this family-friendly hike. We will make our way up the Mt. Fayal Trail at a leisurely pace, while engaging in some fun activities along the way to help us explore and discover the natural world around us. Participants should be prepared to hike approximately 1.25 miles with 500 feet of elevation gain,including some steep sections. Families should bring a backpack with water and snacks, wear layers appropriate for…

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October 03, 2021 09:30 AM
October 03, 2021 12:30 PM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 5

Environmental Board Games at Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

Environmental Board Games For Adults Calling all board game fans (and soon-to-be fans)! Join us to play board games with nature themes. We will play Wingspan,where you try to collect a beautiful and diverse collection of birds for your wildlife reserve; Photosynthesis, where you are a tree competing for sunlight to grow taller as the sun moves around the board; and CO2,  a game where you travel back to the 1970s to invest in green power plants and stop global…

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October 05, 2021 04:30 PM
October 05, 2021 07:30 PM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 7

Science Pub Outdoors: Local Impacts of Climate Change

Local Impacts of Climate Change 5:00 to 6:00 p.m. Food and Beer 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Lecture REGISTER ONLINE For adults Food trucks, beer, and science – need we say more? Join us at Squam Lakes Natural Science Center’s outdoor classroom pavilion to hear from local scientists about climate change impacts we can see right here in New Hampshire. Come early to purchase the Uncommon Woman Conservation Ale brewed by Smuttynose Brewing Company for The Common Man in support of…

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October 07, 2021 05:00 PM
October 07, 2021 07:00 PM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 17

Environmental Board Games for Teens at Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

Environmental Bard Games For Ages 14+ (Minors must be accompanied by a participating adult.) Calling all board game fans (and soon-to-be fans)! Join us to play board games with nature themes. We will play Wingspan,where you try to collect a beautiful and diverse collection of birds for your wildlife reserve; Photosynthesis, where you are a tree competing for sunlight to grow taller as the sun moves around the board; and CO2,  a game where you travel back to the 1970s…

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October 17, 2021 09:30 AM
October 17, 2021 12:30 PM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 17

Stone Walls & Cellar Holes at Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

Stone Walls & Cellar Holes/For adults Stonewalls and cellar holes built during the 1800s are found throughout the forests of New Hampshire. Some of these structures were built in unlikely places,making people today question the judgment of their builders. But, what dothese stone remains tell us about the past and do they serve any purpose today?The stone structures located on Science Center property provide some clues ofhow they were built and what purpose they served. We’ll look at how thesurrounding…

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October 17, 2021 10:00 AM
October 17, 2021 12:00 PM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 21

Invasive Species Removal Work Day at Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

Learn how to identify and remove invasive plant species. The program will begin with a brief introduction to an invasive species followed by going out onto Science Center grounds to learn and practice techniques for removing that species from an area. Participants will learn skills to apply to removing invasive species from their own property. Refreshments are provided to wrap up the session. Participants should wear long pants and sturdy shoes and bring work gloves, water, insect repellent, and sunscreen.…

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October 21, 2021 10:00 AM
October 21, 2021 11:30 AM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 31

Naturally Wild Halloween at Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

  REGISTER ONLINE For all ages Join us on Halloween for Creatures of the Night Pop Up Animal Encounters along the trail throughout the day. See the animals along the trail enjoying a variety of pumpkin treats. Come in your favorite costume. Children will receive a bag of Halloween treats at the end of their visit to take home.  Cost: Included with trail admission. Last entry at 3:30 p.m.  Register early as this event will sell out. Walk-ins will not…

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October 31, 2021 09:30 AM
October 31, 2021 04:00 PM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
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