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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

October 2019

Oct 4

Discover Squam Lake Cruises

RESERVE ONLINE This unforgettable guided tour has something to delight everyone. Learn about the natural history of the lake, the wildlife that makes Squam so special, and the people who have enjoyed these lakes for over 5,000 years. View locations where the movie On Golden Pond was filmed over 30 years ago. Watch for Common Loons, Bald Eagles, and other wildlife. All Squam Lake Cruises are 90 minutes in length. Squam Lake Cruises are on canopied pontoon boats. Binoculars are…

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October 04, 2019 03:00 PM
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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 5

What Grows Here – Squam Lake Natural Science Center

For adults and families with children age 10 and up Get to know your wild neighbors! Join Senior Naturalist Dave Erler on a walk through the Science Center’s forests and fields to discover why plants grow in the locations they do. Dave will also share information about animal and human uses of the plants discussed.  Cost: $9/member; $11/non-member REGISTER ONLINE or call 603-968-7194 x 7.  Advance registration is required by noon the day before the program. If minimum enrollment is…

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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 5

Discover Squam Lake Cruises

RESERVE ONLINE This unforgettable guided tour has something to delight everyone. Learn about the natural history of the lake, the wildlife that makes Squam so special, and the people who have enjoyed these lakes for over 5,000 years. View locations where the movie On Golden Pond was filmed over 30 years ago. Watch for Common Loons, Bald Eagles, and other wildlife. All Squam Lake Cruises are 90 minutes in length. Squam Lake Cruises are on canopied pontoon boats. Binoculars are…

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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 5

Squam Lake Cruises

RESERVE ONLINE This unforgettable guided tour has something to delight everyone. Learn about the natural history of the lake, the wildlife that makes Squam so special, and the people who have enjoyed these lakes for over 5,000 years. View locations where the movie On Golden Pond was filmed over 30 years ago. Watch for Common Loons, Bald Eagles, and other wildlife. All Squam Lake Cruises are 90 minutes in length. Squam Lake Cruises are on canopied pontoon boats. Binoculars are…

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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 5

Discover Squam Lake Cruises

RESERVE ONLINE This unforgettable guided tour has something to delight everyone. Learn about the natural history of the lake, the wildlife that makes Squam so special, and the people who have enjoyed these lakes for over 5,000 years. View locations where the movie On Golden Pond was filmed over 30 years ago. Watch for Common Loons, Bald Eagles, and other wildlife. All Squam Lake Cruises are 90 minutes in length. Squam Lake Cruises are on canopied pontoon boats. Binoculars are…

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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 5

Mushroom ID Walk – Squam Lake Natural Science Center

For adults and youth ages 15 and up Join New Hampshire Mushroom Company Education Director Stephanie Doyle for a walk in search of wild mushrooms. Explore the Science Center property to search for mushrooms to identify and discuss.  Cost: $18/member; $20/non-member REGISTER ONLINE or call 603-968-7194 x 7.  Advance registration is required by noon the day before the program. If minimum enrollment is not met, programs may be canceled. Walk-ins may be accommodated if space is available.

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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 6

Discover Squam Lake Cruises

RESERVE ONLINE This unforgettable guided tour has something to delight everyone. Learn about the natural history of the lake, the wildlife that makes Squam so special, and the people who have enjoyed these lakes for over 5,000 years. View locations where the movie On Golden Pond was filmed over 30 years ago. Watch for Common Loons, Bald Eagles, and other wildlife. All Squam Lake Cruises are 90 minutes in length. Squam Lake Cruises are on canopied pontoon boats. Binoculars are…

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October 06, 2019 11:00 AM
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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 6

Squam Lake Cruises

RESERVE ONLINE This unforgettable guided tour has something to delight everyone. Learn about the natural history of the lake, the wildlife that makes Squam so special, and the people who have enjoyed these lakes for over 5,000 years. View locations where the movie On Golden Pond was filmed over 30 years ago. Watch for Common Loons, Bald Eagles, and other wildlife. All Squam Lake Cruises are 90 minutes in length. Squam Lake Cruises are on canopied pontoon boats. Binoculars are…

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23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 6

Discover Squam Lake Cruises

RESERVE ONLINE This unforgettable guided tour has something to delight everyone. Learn about the natural history of the lake, the wildlife that makes Squam so special, and the people who have enjoyed these lakes for over 5,000 years. View locations where the movie On Golden Pond was filmed over 30 years ago. Watch for Common Loons, Bald Eagles, and other wildlife. All Squam Lake Cruises are 90 minutes in length. Squam Lake Cruises are on canopied pontoon boats. Binoculars are…

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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 7

Discover Squam Lake Cruises

RESERVE ONLINE This unforgettable guided tour has something to delight everyone. Learn about the natural history of the lake, the wildlife that makes Squam so special, and the people who have enjoyed these lakes for over 5,000 years. View locations where the movie On Golden Pond was filmed over 30 years ago. Watch for Common Loons, Bald Eagles, and other wildlife. All Squam Lake Cruises are 90 minutes in length. Squam Lake Cruises are on canopied pontoon boats. Binoculars are…

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October 07, 2019 11:00 AM
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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 7

River Otter Feeding – Squam Lake Science Center

Join us for River Otter Feeding every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 11:30 a.m. from May 1-November 1. See two playful resident river otters enjoy an early lunch. Expert volunteers tell visitors about otter biology and ecology, while also serving up a tasty treat or two. River otter feeding time is included in regular trail admission. Trail rates Free/members; $20/adult, $17/senior(65+), $15/youth (ages 3 to 15), children 2 and under free.  

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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 7

Squam Lake Cruises

RESERVE ONLINE This unforgettable guided tour has something to delight everyone. Learn about the natural history of the lake, the wildlife that makes Squam so special, and the people who have enjoyed these lakes for over 5,000 years. View locations where the movie On Golden Pond was filmed over 30 years ago. Watch for Common Loons, Bald Eagles, and other wildlife. All Squam Lake Cruises are 90 minutes in length. Squam Lake Cruises are on canopied pontoon boats. Binoculars are…

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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 7

Discover Squam Lake Cruises

RESERVE ONLINE This unforgettable guided tour has something to delight everyone. Learn about the natural history of the lake, the wildlife that makes Squam so special, and the people who have enjoyed these lakes for over 5,000 years. View locations where the movie On Golden Pond was filmed over 30 years ago. Watch for Common Loons, Bald Eagles, and other wildlife. All Squam Lake Cruises are 90 minutes in length. Squam Lake Cruises are on canopied pontoon boats. Binoculars are…

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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 8

Discover Squam Lake Cruises

RESERVE ONLINE This unforgettable guided tour has something to delight everyone. Learn about the natural history of the lake, the wildlife that makes Squam so special, and the people who have enjoyed these lakes for over 5,000 years. View locations where the movie On Golden Pond was filmed over 30 years ago. Watch for Common Loons, Bald Eagles, and other wildlife. All Squam Lake Cruises are 90 minutes in length. Squam Lake Cruises are on canopied pontoon boats. Binoculars are…

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October 08, 2019 11:00 AM
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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 8

Squam Lake Cruises

RESERVE ONLINE This unforgettable guided tour has something to delight everyone. Learn about the natural history of the lake, the wildlife that makes Squam so special, and the people who have enjoyed these lakes for over 5,000 years. View locations where the movie On Golden Pond was filmed over 30 years ago. Watch for Common Loons, Bald Eagles, and other wildlife. All Squam Lake Cruises are 90 minutes in length. Squam Lake Cruises are on canopied pontoon boats. Binoculars are…

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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 8

Discover Squam Lake Cruises

RESERVE ONLINE This unforgettable guided tour has something to delight everyone. Learn about the natural history of the lake, the wildlife that makes Squam so special, and the people who have enjoyed these lakes for over 5,000 years. View locations where the movie On Golden Pond was filmed over 30 years ago. Watch for Common Loons, Bald Eagles, and other wildlife. All Squam Lake Cruises are 90 minutes in length. Squam Lake Cruises are on canopied pontoon boats. Binoculars are…

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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 8

Squam Lake Cruises – Cruise with a Naturalist

Uncover the rich natural history of Squam Lake with an experienced naturalist educator. Observe 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. All Squam Lake Cruises are 90 minutes in length. Squam Lake Cruises are on canopied pontoon boats. Binoculars are available for…

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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 9

Discover Squam Lake Cruises

RESERVE ONLINE This unforgettable guided tour has something to delight everyone. Learn about the natural history of the lake, the wildlife that makes Squam so special, and the people who have enjoyed these lakes for over 5,000 years. View locations where the movie On Golden Pond was filmed over 30 years ago. Watch for Common Loons, Bald Eagles, and other wildlife. All Squam Lake Cruises are 90 minutes in length. Squam Lake Cruises are on canopied pontoon boats. Binoculars are…

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October 09, 2019 11:00 AM
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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 9

River Otter Feeding – Squam Lake Science Center

Join us for River Otter Feeding every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 11:30 a.m. from May 1-November 1. See two playful resident river otters enjoy an early lunch. Expert volunteers tell visitors about otter biology and ecology, while also serving up a tasty treat or two. River otter feeding time is included in regular trail admission. Trail rates Free/members; $20/adult, $17/senior(65+), $15/youth (ages 3 to 15), children 2 and under free.

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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 9

Squam Lake Cruises

RESERVE ONLINE This unforgettable guided tour has something to delight everyone. Learn about the natural history of the lake, the wildlife that makes Squam so special, and the people who have enjoyed these lakes for over 5,000 years. View locations where the movie On Golden Pond was filmed over 30 years ago. Watch for Common Loons, Bald Eagles, and other wildlife. All Squam Lake Cruises are 90 minutes in length. Squam Lake Cruises are on canopied pontoon boats. Binoculars are…

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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 9

Discover Squam Lake Cruises

RESERVE ONLINE This unforgettable guided tour has something to delight everyone. Learn about the natural history of the lake, the wildlife that makes Squam so special, and the people who have enjoyed these lakes for over 5,000 years. View locations where the movie On Golden Pond was filmed over 30 years ago. Watch for Common Loons, Bald Eagles, and other wildlife. All Squam Lake Cruises are 90 minutes in length. Squam Lake Cruises are on canopied pontoon boats. Binoculars are…

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October 09, 2019 03:00 PM
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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 9

Squam Lake Cruises -Cruise with a Naturalist

Uncover the rich natural history of Squam Lake with an experienced naturalist educator. Observe 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. All Squam Lake Cruises are 90 minutes in length. Squam Lake Cruises are on canopied pontoon boats. Binoculars are available for…

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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 10

Discover Squam Lake Cruises

RESERVE ONLINE This unforgettable guided tour has something to delight everyone. Learn about the natural history of the lake, the wildlife that makes Squam so special, and the people who have enjoyed these lakes for over 5,000 years. View locations where the movie On Golden Pond was filmed over 30 years ago. Watch for Common Loons, Bald Eagles, and other wildlife. All Squam Lake Cruises are 90 minutes in length. Squam Lake Cruises are on canopied pontoon boats. Binoculars are…

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October 10, 2019 11:00 AM
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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 10

Squam Lake Cruises

RESERVE ONLINE This unforgettable guided tour has something to delight everyone. Learn about the natural history of the lake, the wildlife that makes Squam so special, and the people who have enjoyed these lakes for over 5,000 years. View locations where the movie On Golden Pond was filmed over 30 years ago. Watch for Common Loons, Bald Eagles, and other wildlife. All Squam Lake Cruises are 90 minutes in length. Squam Lake Cruises are on canopied pontoon boats. Binoculars are…

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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 10

Discover Squam Lake Cruises

RESERVE ONLINE This unforgettable guided tour has something to delight everyone. Learn about the natural history of the lake, the wildlife that makes Squam so special, and the people who have enjoyed these lakes for over 5,000 years. View locations where the movie On Golden Pond was filmed over 30 years ago. Watch for Common Loons, Bald Eagles, and other wildlife. All Squam Lake Cruises are 90 minutes in length. Squam Lake Cruises are on canopied pontoon boats. Binoculars are…

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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 10

Squam Lake Cruises – Cruise with a Naturalist

Uncover the rich natural history of Squam Lake with an experienced naturalist educator. Observe 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. All Squam Lake Cruises are 90 minutes in length. Squam Lake Cruises are on canopied pontoon boats. Binoculars are available for…

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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 11

Discover Squam Lake Cruises

RESERVE ONLINE This unforgettable guided tour has something to delight everyone. Learn about the natural history of the lake, the wildlife that makes Squam so special, and the people who have enjoyed these lakes for over 5,000 years. View locations where the movie On Golden Pond was filmed over 30 years ago. Watch for Common Loons, Bald Eagles, and other wildlife. All Squam Lake Cruises are 90 minutes in length. Squam Lake Cruises are on canopied pontoon boats. Binoculars are…

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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 11

River Otter Feeding – Squam Lake Science Center

Join us for River Otter Feeding every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 11:30 a.m. from May 1-November 1. See two playful resident river otters enjoy an early lunch. Expert volunteers tell visitors about otter biology and ecology, while also serving up a tasty treat or two. River otter feeding time is included in regular trail admission. Trail rates Free/members; $20/adult, $17/senior(65+), $15/youth (ages 3 to 15), children 2 and under free.

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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 11

Squam Lake Cruises

RESERVE ONLINE This unforgettable guided tour has something to delight everyone. Learn about the natural history of the lake, the wildlife that makes Squam so special, and the people who have enjoyed these lakes for over 5,000 years. View locations where the movie On Golden Pond was filmed over 30 years ago. Watch for Common Loons, Bald Eagles, and other wildlife. All Squam Lake Cruises are 90 minutes in length. Squam Lake Cruises are on canopied pontoon boats. Binoculars are…

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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 11

Discover Squam Lake Cruises

RESERVE ONLINE This unforgettable guided tour has something to delight everyone. Learn about the natural history of the lake, the wildlife that makes Squam so special, and the people who have enjoyed these lakes for over 5,000 years. View locations where the movie On Golden Pond was filmed over 30 years ago. Watch for Common Loons, Bald Eagles, and other wildlife. All Squam Lake Cruises are 90 minutes in length. Squam Lake Cruises are on canopied pontoon boats. Binoculars are…

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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 12

Discover Squam Lake Cruises

RESERVE ONLINE This unforgettable guided tour has something to delight everyone. Learn about the natural history of the lake, the wildlife that makes Squam so special, and the people who have enjoyed these lakes for over 5,000 years. View locations where the movie On Golden Pond was filmed over 30 years ago. Watch for Common Loons, Bald Eagles, and other wildlife. All Squam Lake Cruises are 90 minutes in length. Squam Lake Cruises are on canopied pontoon boats. Binoculars are…

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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 12

Squam Lake Cruises

RESERVE ONLINE This unforgettable guided tour has something to delight everyone. Learn about the natural history of the lake, the wildlife that makes Squam so special, and the people who have enjoyed these lakes for over 5,000 years. View locations where the movie On Golden Pond was filmed over 30 years ago. Watch for Common Loons, Bald Eagles, and other wildlife. All Squam Lake Cruises are 90 minutes in length. Squam Lake Cruises are on canopied pontoon boats. Binoculars are…

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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 12

Discover Squam Lake Cruises

RESERVE ONLINE This unforgettable guided tour has something to delight everyone. Learn about the natural history of the lake, the wildlife that makes Squam so special, and the people who have enjoyed these lakes for over 5,000 years. View locations where the movie On Golden Pond was filmed over 30 years ago. Watch for Common Loons, Bald Eagles, and other wildlife. All Squam Lake Cruises are 90 minutes in length. Squam Lake Cruises are on canopied pontoon boats. Binoculars are…

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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 12

“The Islands of Squam Lake”

"The Islands of Squam Lake" Presentation and Book Signing with author Ron Guilmette. An interactive experience with the author: Enjoy stories about Squam Lake and share some of your own! Space is limited. RSVP by Oct 9th to Anne Jalbert at 401-578-3995 or annejalbert@kw.com  

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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 13

Discover Squam Lake Cruises

RESERVE ONLINE This unforgettable guided tour has something to delight everyone. Learn about the natural history of the lake, the wildlife that makes Squam so special, and the people who have enjoyed these lakes for over 5,000 years. View locations where the movie On Golden Pond was filmed over 30 years ago. Watch for Common Loons, Bald Eagles, and other wildlife. All Squam Lake Cruises are 90 minutes in length. Squam Lake Cruises are on canopied pontoon boats. Binoculars are…

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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 13

Squam Lake Cruises

RESERVE ONLINE This unforgettable guided tour has something to delight everyone. Learn about the natural history of the lake, the wildlife that makes Squam so special, and the people who have enjoyed these lakes for over 5,000 years. View locations where the movie On Golden Pond was filmed over 30 years ago. Watch for Common Loons, Bald Eagles, and other wildlife. All Squam Lake Cruises are 90 minutes in length. Squam Lake Cruises are on canopied pontoon boats. Binoculars are…

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23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 13

Discover Squam Lake Cruises

RESERVE ONLINE This unforgettable guided tour has something to delight everyone. Learn about the natural history of the lake, the wildlife that makes Squam so special, and the people who have enjoyed these lakes for over 5,000 years. View locations where the movie On Golden Pond was filmed over 30 years ago. Watch for Common Loons, Bald Eagles, and other wildlife. All Squam Lake Cruises are 90 minutes in length. Squam Lake Cruises are on canopied pontoon boats. Binoculars are…

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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 14

Discover Squam Lake Cruises

RESERVE ONLINE This unforgettable guided tour has something to delight everyone. Learn about the natural history of the lake, the wildlife that makes Squam so special, and the people who have enjoyed these lakes for over 5,000 years. View locations where the movie On Golden Pond was filmed over 30 years ago. Watch for Common Loons, Bald Eagles, and other wildlife. All Squam Lake Cruises are 90 minutes in length. Squam Lake Cruises are on canopied pontoon boats. Binoculars are…

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October 14, 2019 11:00 AM
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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 14

River Otter Feeding – Squam Lake Science Center

Join us for River Otter Feeding every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 11:30 a.m. from May 1-November 1. See two playful resident river otters enjoy an early lunch. Expert volunteers tell visitors about otter biology and ecology, while also serving up a tasty treat or two. River otter feeding time is included in regular trail admission. Trail rates Free/members; $20/adult, $17/senior(65+), $15/youth (ages 3 to 15), children 2 and under free.  

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October 14, 2019 11:30 AM
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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 14

Squam Lake Cruises

RESERVE ONLINE This unforgettable guided tour has something to delight everyone. Learn about the natural history of the lake, the wildlife that makes Squam so special, and the people who have enjoyed these lakes for over 5,000 years. View locations where the movie On Golden Pond was filmed over 30 years ago. Watch for Common Loons, Bald Eagles, and other wildlife. All Squam Lake Cruises are 90 minutes in length. Squam Lake Cruises are on canopied pontoon boats. Binoculars are…

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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 14

Discover Squam Lake Cruises

RESERVE ONLINE This unforgettable guided tour has something to delight everyone. Learn about the natural history of the lake, the wildlife that makes Squam so special, and the people who have enjoyed these lakes for over 5,000 years. View locations where the movie On Golden Pond was filmed over 30 years ago. Watch for Common Loons, Bald Eagles, and other wildlife. All Squam Lake Cruises are 90 minutes in length. Squam Lake Cruises are on canopied pontoon boats. Binoculars are…

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October 14, 2019 03:00 PM
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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 16

River Otter Feeding – Squam Lake Science Center

Join us for River Otter Feeding every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 11:30 a.m. from May 1-November 1. See two playful resident river otters enjoy an early lunch. Expert volunteers tell visitors about otter biology and ecology, while also serving up a tasty treat or two. River otter feeding time is included in regular trail admission. Trail rates Free/members; $20/adult, $17/senior(65+), $15/youth (ages 3 to 15), children 2 and under free.

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October 16, 2019 11:30 AM
October 16, 2019 12:30 PM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 18

River Otter Feeding – Squam Lake Science Center

Join us for River Otter Feeding every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 11:30 a.m. from May 1-November 1. See two playful resident river otters enjoy an early lunch. Expert volunteers tell visitors about otter biology and ecology, while also serving up a tasty treat or two. River otter feeding time is included in regular trail admission. Trail rates Free/members; $20/adult, $17/senior(65+), $15/youth (ages 3 to 15), children 2 and under free.

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October 18, 2019 11:30 AM
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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 19

Halloween Hoot ‘N Howl

For all ages RAIN OR SHINE Enjoy an eerily entertaining 40-minute guided tour around the grounds in the evening. Trail walks feature live skits with a seasonal theme and depart every 10 minutes from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. Come in costume and dress suitably for outdoor weather. After your journey, warm up with Halloween games and tasty treats!  Please note that trail is in the dark over difficult terrain and not accessible for wheelchairs or strollers. Registration is required.  Cost:…

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October 19, 2019 06:00 PM
October 19, 2019 08:30 PM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 21

River Otter Feeding – Squam Lake Science Center

Join us for River Otter Feeding every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 11:30 a.m. from May 1-November 1. See two playful resident river otters enjoy an early lunch. Expert volunteers tell visitors about otter biology and ecology, while also serving up a tasty treat or two. River otter feeding time is included in regular trail admission. Trail rates Free/members; $20/adult, $17/senior(65+), $15/youth (ages 3 to 15), children 2 and under free.  

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October 21, 2019 11:30 AM
October 21, 2019 12:30 PM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 22

Invasive Species Removal Work Day – Squam Lakes Science Center

For adults Join us to learn how to identify and remove invasive plant species. Begin with a brief introduction to an invasive species and then go out onto the Science Center grounds to learn and practice techniques for removing that species from an area. Learn skills you can apply to removing invasive species from your own property. Work sessions wrap up with snacks and lemonade.  Wear long pants and sturdy shoes. Bring work gloves, water, insect repellent, and sunscreen. Only…

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October 22, 2019 10:30 AM
October 22, 2019 12:00 PM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 23

River Otter Feeding – Squam Lake Science Center

Join us for River Otter Feeding every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 11:30 a.m. from May 1-November 1. See two playful resident river otters enjoy an early lunch. Expert volunteers tell visitors about otter biology and ecology, while also serving up a tasty treat or two. River otter feeding time is included in regular trail admission. Trail rates Free/members; $20/adult, $17/senior(65+), $15/youth (ages 3 to 15), children 2 and under free.

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October 23, 2019 11:30 AM
October 23, 2019 12:30 PM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 25

River Otter Feeding – Squam Lake Science Center

Join us for River Otter Feeding every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 11:30 a.m. from May 1-November 1. See two playful resident river otters enjoy an early lunch. Expert volunteers tell visitors about otter biology and ecology, while also serving up a tasty treat or two. River otter feeding time is included in regular trail admission. Trail rates Free/members; $20/adult, $17/senior(65+), $15/youth (ages 3 to 15), children 2 and under free.

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October 25, 2019 11:30 AM
October 25, 2019 12:30 PM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 28

River Otter Feeding – Squam Lake Science Center

Join us for River Otter Feeding every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 11:30 a.m. from May 1-November 1. See two playful resident river otters enjoy an early lunch. Expert volunteers tell visitors about otter biology and ecology, while also serving up a tasty treat or two. River otter feeding time is included in regular trail admission. Trail rates Free/members; $20/adult, $17/senior(65+), $15/youth (ages 3 to 15), children 2 and under free.  

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October 28, 2019 11:30 AM
October 28, 2019 12:30 PM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Oct 30

River Otter Feeding – Squam Lake Science Center

Join us for River Otter Feeding every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 11:30 a.m. from May 1-November 1. See two playful resident river otters enjoy an early lunch. Expert volunteers tell visitors about otter biology and ecology, while also serving up a tasty treat or two. River otter feeding time is included in regular trail admission. Trail rates Free/members; $20/adult, $17/senior(65+), $15/youth (ages 3 to 15), children 2 and under free.

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October 30, 2019 11:30 AM
October 30, 2019 12:30 PM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States

November 2019

Nov 1

Last day for the 2019 Trail Season at Squam Lakes Natural Center

Last day for the 2019 Trail Season Friday, November 1, 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (last trail admission at 3:30 p.m.) Holderness, NH – Squam Lakes Natural Science Center holds the last day of the 2019 public trail season on Friday, November 1. Regular trail hours at 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (last trail admission at 3:30 p.m.) Since 1966, Squam Lakes Natural Science Center has educated and enlightened visitors about the natural world through spectacular live animal exhibits, natural…

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November 01, 2019 09:30 AM
November 01, 2019 05:00 PM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Nov 1

River Otter Feeding at Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

River Otter Feeding - Last Day of the series on Friday at 11:30 a.m. Holderness, NH – Squam Lakes Natural Science Center holds the last of the special river otter feedings on Friday at 11:30 a.m. See the two playful resident river otters enjoy an early lunch. Expert volunteers tell visitors about otter biology and ecology, while also serving up a tasty treat or two. River otter feeding time is included in regular trail admission.

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November 01, 2019 11:30 AM
November 01, 2019 12:30 PM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Nov 7

Homeschool Series at NH Squam Lakes Science Center

Homeschool Series: All About Series Thursday, November 7, 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. Holderness, NH - Squam Lakes Natural Science Center starts a series of monthly programs for homeschool students ages 4 to 6. Programs are once per month through April 2020 and will be all about New Hampshire wildlife. Each session considers a different group of living things through activities, hands-on experiences, and a meeting with a live animal. November will focus on porcupines. An adult must participate with children…

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November 07, 2019 10:00 AM
November 07, 2019 11:30 AM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Nov 7

Homeschool Series for 7-10 yo at Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

Homeschool Series: Get HAPI! Thursday, November 7, 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. Holderness, NH – Squam Lakes Natural Science Center starts a series of monthly programs for homeschool students ages 7 to 10. Programs are once per month through April 2020. The primary interpretive focus of the Science Center’s programs and exhibits is community ecology, which has four major concepts: Habitats, Adaptations, Populations, and Interrelationships (HAPI). Each session will investigate a different topic in depth. November will focus on adaptations. An…

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November 07, 2019 10:00 AM
November 07, 2019 11:30 AM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Nov 12

Science Pub: Community Conversations on Climate Change

Join us in the lounge at Walter’s Basin for engaging evenings discussing climate change solutions over drinks and appetizers. Climate change is affecting our natural world and the animals (including we humans) that inhabit our planet in many ways. We will focus on solutions to this global problem. Different scientists and organizations will speak for about 30 minutes with a lively discussion to follow. Bring your questions and plan to contribute to this community conversation on climate change. Visit nhnature.org…

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November 12, 2019 06:00 PM
November 12, 2019 08:00 PM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Nov 12

Science Pub: Community Conversations on Climate Change at Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

Science Pub: Community Conversations on Climate Change Tuesday, November 12, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Holderness, NH – Squam Lakes Natural Science Center, Squam Lakes Association, and Squam Lakes Conservation Society invite the public to gather in the lounge at Walter’s Basin Restaurant for an engaging evening discussing climate change solutions over drinks and appetizers. Climate change is affecting our natural world and the animals (including we humans) that inhabit our planet in many ways. We will focus on solutions to…

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November 12, 2019 06:00 PM
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23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States

December 2019

Dec 5

Home School Get Hapi – Squam Lakes Science Center

Homeschool Series: Get HAPI! Thursday, December 5, 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. Holderness, NH – Squam Lakes Natural Science Center starts a series of monthly programs for homeschool students ages 7 to 10. Programs are once per month through April 2020. The primary interpretive focus of the Science Center’s programs and exhibits is community ecology, which has four major concepts: Habitats, Adaptations, Populations, and Interrelationships (HAPI). Each session will investigate a different topic in depth. December will focus on nocturnal animals…

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December 05, 2019 10:00 AM
December 05, 2019 11:30 AM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Dec 10

Science Pub: Community Conversation on Climate Change

Walter's Basin, 859 US-3, Holderness, NH 03245 Description: squam Lake For adults December 10: Squam Lakes Take Action by Squam Lakes Association, Squam Lakes Conservation Society, Squam Lakes Natural Science Center Hear from your three host organizations about what they are doing to take steps to combat climate change and plans they have for the future. Give your input on projects and actions. Join us in the lounge at Walter’s Basin for engaging evenings discussing climate change solutions over drinks and…

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December 10, 2019 06:00 PM
December 10, 2019 08:00 PM
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23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States

January 2020

Jan 4

Intro to Ice Fishing – Squam Lake Natural Science Center

Beneath the snow and ice is a wondrous world of peril: oxygen starts to deplete, food is scarce, and water temperature is barely above 37 degrees Fahrenheit. Join us in search of fish that remain active under these conditions. Try to entice fish to the end of your line using lures and jigging techniques that mimic their natural food. Learn about fish adaptations by observing fish colors, fins, and mouthparts. Whether you fish for food, as a social gathering, or…

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January 04, 2020 07:00 AM
January 04, 2020 10:30 AM
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23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Jan 5

Wild Winter Walk: Guided Tours of the Live Animal Trail

For adults and families with children ages 6 and up Have you ever wondered what happens to the animals at the Science Center during the winter? Most of them stay in the same place, just as they would in the wild. Join a staff naturalist for a guided walk on the live animal exhibit trail to see our animal ambassadors dressed in their winter coats and discuss how these native animals are well adapted for winter in New Hampshire. If…

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January 05, 2020 10:00 AM
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23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Jan 9

Homeschool Series: All About Series

For ages 4 to 6 November 7: Porcupines December 5: Hawks January 9: Skunks* February 6: Groundhogs March 5: Owls April 2: Turtles Join us with your child to learn all about New Hampshire wildlife. Each session considers a different group of living things through activities, hands-on experiences,  and a meeting with a live animal. Cost $9/member child; $11/non-member child An adult must participate with children at no additional cost. Each additional adult pays child fee. REGISTER ONLINE or call…

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January 09, 2020 10:00 AM
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23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Jan 9

Homeschool Series: Get HAPI!

For ages 7 to 10 November 7: Adaptations December 5: Nocturnal Animals and Their Adaptations January 9: Interrelationships* February 6: Populations March 5: Habitats April 2: Ecosystems The primary interpretive focus of the Science Center’s programs and exhibits is community ecology, which has four major concepts: Habitats, Adaptations, Populations, and Interrelationships (HAPI). Join us with your child to investigate these topics in depth. Cost $9/member child; $11/non-member child An adult must participate with children at no additional cost. Each additional…

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January 09, 2020 10:00 AM
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23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Jan 9

Homeschool Program for ages 4-6 at Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

Homeschool Series: All About Series (ages 4-6) When: Thu, February 6, 10:00am – 11:30am For ages 4 to 6 January 9: Skunks* February 6: Groundhogs March 5: Owls April 2: Turtles Join us with your child to learn all about New Hampshire wildlife. Each session considers a different group of living things through activities, hands-on experiences,  and a meeting with a live animal. Cost $9/member child; $11/non-member child An adult must participate with children at no additional cost. Each additional…

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23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Jan 9

Homeschool Program for ages 7-10 at Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

Homeschool Series: Get HAPI! (ages 7-10) When: Thu, February 6, 10:00am – 11:30am For ages 7 to 10 January 9: Interrelationships* February 6: Populations March 5: Habitats April 2: Ecosystems The primary interpretive focus of the Science Center’s programs and exhibits is community ecology, which has four major concepts: Habitats, Adaptations, Populations, and Interrelationships (HAPI). Join us with your child to investigate these topics in depth. Cost $9/member child; $11/non-member child An adult must participate with children at no additional…

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January 09, 2020 10:00 AM
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23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Jan 11

Wild Winter Walks: Guided Tours of the Live Animal Trail

For adults and families with children ages 6 and up Have you ever wondered what happens to the animals at the Science Center during the winter? Most of them stay in the same place, just as they would in the wild. Join a staff naturalist for a guided walk on the live animal exhibit trail to see our animal ambassadors dressed in their winter coats and discuss how these native animals are well adapted for winter in New Hampshire. If…

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January 11, 2020 10:00 AM
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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Jan 14

Science Pub: Canaries in the Coalmine: Bird Population Declines

Join us in the lounge at Walter’s Basin for engaging evenings discussing climate change solutions over drinks and appetizers. Climate change is affecting our natural world and the animals (including we humans) that inhabit our planet in many ways. We will focus on solutions to this global problem. Different scientists and organizations will speak for about 30 minutes with a lively discussion to follow. Bring your questions and plan to contribute to this community conversation on climate change. Visit nhnature.org…

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January 14, 2020 06:00 PM
January 14, 2020 08:00 PM
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23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Jan 18

Ice Fishing for Families on Free Fishing Day

Beneath the snow and ice is a wondrous world of peril: oxygen starts to deplete, food is scarce, and water temperature is barely above 37 degrees Fahrenheit. Join us in search of fish that remain active under these conditions. Try to entice fish to the end of your line using lures and jigging techniques that mimic their natural food. Learn about fish adaptations by observing fish colors, fins, and mouthparts. Whether you fish for food, as a social gathering, or…

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January 18, 2020 07:00 AM
January 18, 2020 10:30 AM
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23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Jan 19

Wild Winter Walks: Guided Tours of the Live Animal Trail

For adults and families with children ages 6 and up Have you ever wondered what happens to the animals at the Science Center during the winter? Most of them stay in the same place, just as they would in the wild. Join a staff naturalist for a guided walk on the live animal exhibit trail to see our animal ambassadors dressed in their winter coats and discuss how these native animals are well adapted for winter in New Hampshire. If…

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January 19, 2020 10:00 AM
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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Jan 25

Binos and Birdfeeders: Winter Backyard Birds

What birds overwinter in New Hampshire? How do they survive? Gather around our bird feeders and learn to identify backyard birds. You can even try letting the birds eat out of your hand! We will discuss bird feeding basics, make a bird feeder from natural or recycled materials to take home, go on a walk to identify birds in the field and forest using binoculars, and finish up by meeting a bird some may consider an uninvited guest at bird…

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January 25, 2020 10:00 AM
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23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Jan 26

Wild Winter Walks: Guided Tours of the Live Animal Trail

For adults and families with children ages 6 and up Have you ever wondered what happens to the animals at the Science Center during the winter? Most of them stay in the same place, just as they would in the wild. Join a staff naturalist for a guided walk on the live animal exhibit trail to see our animal ambassadors dressed in their winter coats and discuss how these native animals are well adapted for winter in New Hampshire. If…

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January 26, 2020 10:00 AM
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23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States

February 2020

Feb 1

Winter Bald Eagle Watching at Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

Winter Bald Eagle Watching When: Sat, February 1, 9am – 12pm Description: For adults and families with children ages 12 and up Join Executive Director Iain MacLeod to tour around the Lakes Region to spot Bald Eagles. Iain will share the natural history and adaptations of these majestic birds, the story of how we almost lost our national symbol of freedom, and what has led to their comeback. We will carpool to viewing sites. Binoculars will be available or you…

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February 01, 2020 09:00 AM
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23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Feb 2

Intro to Ice Fishing: Panfish – at Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

Sun, February 2, 7:00am – 10:30am DescriptionFor adults and families with children ages 9 and up Beneath the snow and ice is a wondrous world of peril: oxygen starts to deplete, food is scarce, and water temperature is barely above 37 degrees Fahrenheit. Join us in search of fish that remain active under these conditions. Try to entice fish to the end of your line using lures and jigging techniques that mimic their natural food. Learn about fish adaptations by…

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February 02, 2020 07:00 AM
February 02, 2020 10:30 AM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Feb 6

Homeschool Program for ages 4-6 at Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

Homeschool Series: All About Series (ages 4-6) When: Thu, February 6, 10:00am – 11:30am For ages 4 to 6 January 9: Skunks* February 6: Groundhogs March 5: Owls April 2: Turtles Join us with your child to learn all about New Hampshire wildlife. Each session considers a different group of living things through activities, hands-on experiences,  and a meeting with a live animal. Cost $9/member child; $11/non-member child An adult must participate with children at no additional cost. Each additional…

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February 06, 2020 10:00 AM
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23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Feb 6

Homeschool Program for ages 7-10 at Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

Homeschool Series: Get HAPI! (ages 7-10) When: Thu, February 6, 10:00am – 11:30am For ages 7 to 10 January 9: Interrelationships* February 6: Populations March 5: Habitats April 2: Ecosystems The primary interpretive focus of the Science Center’s programs and exhibits is community ecology, which has four major concepts: Habitats, Adaptations, Populations, and Interrelationships (HAPI). Join us with your child to investigate these topics in depth. Cost $9/member child; $11/non-member child An adult must participate with children at no additional…

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February 06, 2020 10:00 AM
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23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Feb 8

Winter Forts and Fires Program at Squam Lakes Science Center

Winter Forts and Fires - Saturday, February 8, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Holderness, NH – Squam Lakes Natural Science Center offers a fun winter program for adults and families with children ages 4 and up. Participants will build forts, play games, and then warm up around a fire with cocoa and toasted marshmallows. The group moves inside to meet a live animal ambassador with special adaptations for winter survival. Dress to be outside with insulated snow boots and warm…

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February 08, 2020 10:00 AM
February 08, 2020 12:00 PM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Feb 11

Science Pub: Community Conversations on Climate Change

Join us in the lounge at Walter’s Basin for engaging evenings discussing climate change solutions over drinks and appetizers. Climate change is affecting our natural world and the animals (including we humans) that inhabit our planet in many ways. We will focus on solutions to this global problem. Different scientists and organizations will speak for about 30 minutes with a lively discussion to follow. Bring your questions and plan to contribute to this community conversation on climate change. Visit nhnature.org…

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February 11, 2020 06:00 PM
February 11, 2020 08:00 PM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Feb 15

Winter Bald Eagle Watching at Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

Winter Bald Eagle Watching Saturday, February 15, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Holderness, NH – Squam Lakes Natural Science Center Executive Director Iain MacLeod leads a tour around the Lakes Region to spot bald Eagles. Iain will share the natural history and adaptations of these majestic birds, the story of how we almost lost our national symbol of freedom, and what has led to their comeback. Participants will carpool to viewing sites and binoculars will be available or participants can…

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23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Feb 16

Winter Backyard Bird Program at Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

Binos and Bird Feeders: Winter Backyard Birds Sunday, February 16, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Holderness, NH – Squam Lakes Natural Science Center holds a winter backyard bird program for adults and families with children ages 5 and up. What birds overwinter in New Hampshire? How do they survive? Gather around the Science Center’s bird feeders and learn to identify backyard birds. Participants can even try letting the birds eat out of their hand! We will discuss bird feeding basics,…

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February 16, 2020 10:00 AM
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23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Feb 16

Wild Winter Walk: Guided Tour of the Live Animal Exhibit Trail at Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

Wild Winter Walk: Guided Tour of the Live Animal Exhibit Trail Sunday, February 16, 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Holderness, NH – Squam Lakes Natural Science Center offers a winter program for adults and families with children ages 6 and up. Learn about the animals who live at the Science Center during the winter. Most of them stay in the same place, just as they would in the wild. A staff naturalist will lead a guided walk on the live animal…

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February 16, 2020 01:00 PM
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23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Feb 22

Winter Forts and Fires Program at Squam Lakes Science Center

Winter Forts and Fires - Saturday, February 8, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Holderness, NH – Squam Lakes Natural Science Center offers a fun winter program for adults and families with children ages 4 and up. Participants will build forts, play games, and then warm up around a fire with cocoa and toasted marshmallows. The group moves inside to meet a live animal ambassador with special adaptations for winter survival. Dress to be outside with insulated snow boots and warm…

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February 22, 2020 10:00 AM
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23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Feb 23

Ice fishing for Trout at Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

Ice Fishing: Trout on Sunday, February 23, 7:00 to 10:30 a.m. Holderness, NH – Squam Lakes Natural Science Center holds and introduction to ice fishing for trout for adults and families with children ages 9 and up. Beneath the snow and ice is a wondrous world of peril: oxygen starts to deplete, food is scarce, and water temperature is barely above 37 degrees Fahrenheit. Join a Science Center naturalist in search of fish that remain active under these conditions. Try…

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February 23, 2020 07:00 AM
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23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Feb 25

Winter Forts and Fires Program at Squam Lakes Science Center

Winter Forts and Fires - Saturday, February 8, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Holderness, NH – Squam Lakes Natural Science Center offers a fun winter program for adults and families with children ages 4 and up. Participants will build forts, play games, and then warm up around a fire with cocoa and toasted marshmallows. The group moves inside to meet a live animal ambassador with special adaptations for winter survival. Dress to be outside with insulated snow boots and warm…

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February 25, 2020 10:00 AM
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23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Feb 26

Wild Winter Walk: Guided Tour of the Live Animal Exhibit Trail at Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

Wild Winter Walk: Guided Tour of the Live Animal Exhibit Trail Sunday, February 16, 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Holderness, NH – Squam Lakes Natural Science Center offers a winter program for adults and families with children ages 6 and up. Learn about the animals who live at the Science Center during the winter. Most of them stay in the same place, just as they would in the wild. A staff naturalist will lead a guided walk on the live animal…

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February 26, 2020 10:00 AM
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23 Science Center Road
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Feb 27

Winter Backyard Bird Program at Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

Binos and Bird Feeders: Winter Backyard Birds Sunday, February 16, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Holderness, NH – Squam Lakes Natural Science Center holds a winter backyard bird program for adults and families with children ages 5 and up. What birds overwinter in New Hampshire? How do they survive? Gather around the Science Center’s bird feeders and learn to identify backyard birds. Participants can even try letting the birds eat out of their hand! We will discuss bird feeding basics,…

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February 27, 2020 10:00 AM
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23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Feb 27

Animals in Winter – survival basics – at the Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

Animals in Winter - Thursday, February 27, 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. Holderness, NH – What strategies do animals use to survive the winter? What adaptations do they have to help them stay warm and find food? Participants will meet three live animals during this indoor program and learn about the adaptations that they have to survive in the wild during this challenging time of year. This program is for all ages. Cost: $7/member; $9/non-member To register for this event, and…

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February 27, 2020 01:00 PM
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23 Science Center Road
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Feb 29

Wild Winter Walk: Guided Tour of the Live Animal Exhibit Trail at Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

Wild Winter Walk: Guided Tour of the Live Animal Exhibit Trail Sunday, February 16, 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Holderness, NH – Squam Lakes Natural Science Center offers a winter program for adults and families with children ages 6 and up. Learn about the animals who live at the Science Center during the winter. Most of them stay in the same place, just as they would in the wild. A staff naturalist will lead a guided walk on the live animal…

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February 29, 2020 10:00 AM
February 29, 2020 12:00 PM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States

March 2020

Mar 1

Ice Fishing: Panfish at Squam Lake Science Center

For adults and families with children ages 9 and up Beneath the snow and ice is a wondrous world of peril: oxygen starts to deplete, food is scarce, and water temperature is barely above 37 degrees Fahrenheit. Join us in search of fish that remain active under these conditions. Try to entice fish to the end of your line using lures and jigging techniques that mimic their natural food. Learn about fish adaptations by observing fish colors, fins, and mouthparts.…

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March 01, 2020 07:00 AM
March 01, 2020 10:00 AM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Mar 5

Homeschool Program for ages 4-6 at Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

Homeschool Series: All About Series (ages 4-6) When: Thu, February 6, 10:00am – 11:30am For ages 4 to 6 January 9: Skunks* February 6: Groundhogs March 5: Owls April 2: Turtles Join us with your child to learn all about New Hampshire wildlife. Each session considers a different group of living things through activities, hands-on experiences,  and a meeting with a live animal. Cost $9/member child; $11/non-member child An adult must participate with children at no additional cost. Each additional…

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March 05, 2020 10:00 AM
March 05, 2020 11:30 AM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Mar 5

Homeschool Program for ages 7-10 at Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

Homeschool Series: Get HAPI! (ages 7-10) When: Thu, February 6, 10:00am – 11:30am For ages 7 to 10 January 9: Interrelationships* February 6: Populations March 5: Habitats April 2: Ecosystems The primary interpretive focus of the Science Center’s programs and exhibits is community ecology, which has four major concepts: Habitats, Adaptations, Populations, and Interrelationships (HAPI). Join us with your child to investigate these topics in depth. Cost $9/member child; $11/non-member child An adult must participate with children at no additional…

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March 05, 2020 10:00 AM
March 05, 2020 11:30 AM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Mar 8

Binos & Birdfeeders: Winter Backyard Birds

Holderness, NH – Squam Lakes Natural Science Center holds a winter backyard bird program for adults and families with children ages 5 and up. What birds overwinter in New Hampshire? How do they survive? Gather around the Science Center’s bird feeders and learn to identify backyard birds. Participants can even try letting the birds eat out of their hand! We will discuss bird feeding basics, make a bird feeder from natural or recycled materials to take home, go on a…

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March 08, 2020 10:00 AM
March 08, 2020 12:00 PM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Mar 8

Wild Winter Walk: Guided Tour of the Live Animal Trail

For adults and families with children ages 6 and up Have you ever wondered what happens to the animals at the Science Center during the winter? Most of them stay in the same place, just as they would in the wild. Join a staff naturalist for a guided walk on the live animal exhibit trail to see our animal ambassadors dressed in their winter coats and discuss how these native animals are well adapted for winter in New Hampshire. If…

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March 08, 2020 01:00 PM
March 08, 2020 03:00 PM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Mar 10

Science Pub: Community Conversations on Climate Change

Join us in the lounge at Walter’s Basin for engaging evenings discussing climate change solutions over drinks and appetizers. Climate change is affecting our natural world and the animals (including we humans) that inhabit our planet in many ways. We will focus on solutions to this global problem. Different scientists and organizations will speak for about 30 minutes with a lively discussion to follow. Bring your questions and plan to contribute to this community conversation on climate change. Visit nhnature.org…

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March 10, 2020 06:00 PM
March 10, 2020 08:00 PM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Mar 14

Ice Fishing: Trout at Squam Lakes Science Center

For adults and families with children ages 9 and up Beneath the snow and ice is a wondrous world of peril: oxygen starts to deplete, food is scarce, and water temperature is barely above 37 degrees Fahrenheit. Join us in search of fish that remain active under these conditions. Try to entice fish to the end of your line using lures and jigging techniques that mimic their natural food. Learn about fish adaptations by observing fish colors, fins, and mouthparts.…

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March 14, 2020 07:00 AM
March 14, 2020 10:00 AM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Mar 15

Wild Winter Walks: Guided Tour of the Live Animal Trail

For adults and families with children ages 6 and up Have you ever wondered what happens to the animals at the Science Center during the winter? Most of them stay in the same place, just as they would in the wild. Join a staff naturalist for a guided walk on the live animal exhibit trail to see our animal ambassadors dressed in their winter coats and discuss how these native animals are well adapted for winter in New Hampshire. If…

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March 15, 2020 10:00 AM
March 15, 2020 12:00 PM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Mar 21

Winter Forts and Fires at Squam Lakes Science Center

For adults and families with children ages 4 and up Join us for some winter fun! Build forts, play games, and then warm up around a fire with cocoa and toasted marshmallows. Head inside to meet a live animal ambassador with special adaptations for winter survival. Dress to be outside with insulated snow boots and warm layers. Bring an extra pair of gloves. If needed, snowshoes are available at no extra cost or bring your own.  Cost: $9/member; $11/non-member REGISTER…

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March 21, 2020 10:00 AM
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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Mar 22

Wild Winter Walks: Guided Tour of the Live Animal Trail

For adults and families with children ages 6 and up Have you ever wondered what happens to the animals at the Science Center during the winter? Most of them stay in the same place, just as they would in the wild. Join a staff naturalist for a guided walk on the live animal exhibit trail to see our animal ambassadors dressed in their winter coats and discuss how these native animals are well adapted for winter in New Hampshire. If…

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March 22, 2020 10:00 AM
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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Mar 28

Wild Winter Walks: Guided Tour of the Live Animal Trail

For adults and families with children ages 6 and up Have you ever wondered what happens to the animals at the Science Center during the winter? Most of them stay in the same place, just as they would in the wild. Join a staff naturalist for a guided walk on the live animal exhibit trail to see our animal ambassadors dressed in their winter coats and discuss how these native animals are well adapted for winter in New Hampshire. If…

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March 28, 2020 10:00 AM
March 28, 2020 12:00 PM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States

April 2020

Apr 2

Homeschool Program for ages 4-6 at Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

Homeschool Series: All About Series (ages 4-6) When: Thu, February 6, 10:00am – 11:30am For ages 4 to 6 January 9: Skunks* February 6: Groundhogs March 5: Owls April 2: Turtles Join us with your child to learn all about New Hampshire wildlife. Each session considers a different group of living things through activities, hands-on experiences,  and a meeting with a live animal. Cost $9/member child; $11/non-member child An adult must participate with children at no additional cost. Each additional…

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April 02, 2020 10:00 AM
April 02, 2020 11:30 AM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Apr 2

Homeschool Program for ages 7-10 at Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

Homeschool Series: Get HAPI! (ages 7-10) When: Thu, February 6, 10:00am – 11:30am For ages 7 to 10 January 9: Interrelationships* February 6: Populations March 5: Habitats April 2: Ecosystems The primary interpretive focus of the Science Center’s programs and exhibits is community ecology, which has four major concepts: Habitats, Adaptations, Populations, and Interrelationships (HAPI). Join us with your child to investigate these topics in depth. Cost $9/member child; $11/non-member child An adult must participate with children at no additional…

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April 02, 2020 10:00 AM
April 02, 2020 11:30 AM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
Apr 14

Science Pub: Community Conversations on Climate Change

Join us in the lounge at Walter’s Basin for engaging evenings discussing climate change solutions over drinks and appetizers. Climate change is affecting our natural world and the animals (including we humans) that inhabit our planet in many ways. We will focus on solutions to this global problem. Different scientists and organizations will speak for about 30 minutes with a lively discussion to follow. Bring your questions and plan to contribute to this community conversation on climate change. Visit nhnature.org…

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April 14, 2020 06:00 PM
April 14, 2020 08:00 PM
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
23 Science Center Road
Holderness, NH 03245 United States
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