Upcoming Events

April 14, 2019

Welcome Back, Redwing Blackbirds!

This drop-in event offers families an opportunity to learn about the redwing blackbird, which returns to the Arboretum each year in early spring. With puppets, a […]
April 14, 2019

Cancelled – Experience the Creator’s Mindset

*** Cancelled *** Please note, this event has been cancelled due to scheduling conflicts. Apologies! Please check out all the other events happening on Sunday April […]
April 14, 2019

The Science of Beer

A look at some of the science involved in the world’s oldest biotech business, brewing beer. We start with the four major ingredients: barley malt, hops, […]
April 14, 2019

What is Systems Biology?

Come discover the exciting world of math in biology! Students from Harvard’s Systems Biology PhD program have designed fun activities for all ages, from building cells […]
April 14, 2019

Print Your Own Postcard

Get a behind-the-scenes look at a letterpress print studio and crank away on one of our antique presses to print your very own keepsake postcard from […]
April 14, 2019

Cambridge Explores the Universe

Join the Center for Astrophysics | Harvard & Smithsonian for an engaging day of science and learning at “Cambridge Explores the Universe!” Meet researchers, scientists, and […]
April 14, 2019

Microbial Fair

Learn about the microbes that you interact with every day!  Experience hands-on activities led by multiple labs and student groups at MIT all focused on different […]
April 14, 2019

Harvard Semitic Museum

 The term “Semitic” refers to the related languages and cultures of the Ancient Near East: Israelites, Phoenicians, Egyptians, Arameans, Babylonians, Arabs, and many others. Explore a […]
April 14, 2019

Introduction to Scientific Articles

Participants are introduced to the various venues where scientific information can be found including popular science articles and government websites. We then focus on how to […]