Upcoming Events

April 20, 2019

CANCELLED DUE TO RAIN: Urban Ecology and Citizen Science at Mount Auburn Cemetery

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO RAIN. WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE. We will lead guided nature walks to inform participants about our citizen science […]
April 20, 2019

Observe Like an Owl: Heighten Your Senses

Do you ever walk in a forest and wonder “where are all the animals”? Trust us, they are there, but they often remain unseen unless you […]
April 19, 2019

Birds, Barriers, Fish and Clean Water: How Are They Connected?

Come outside with Mystic River Watershed Association educators, scientists,researchers, and water quality experts and discover an important local ecological story you might not know. River herring […]
April 18, 2019

Fresh Ponding: A Close-up Look at Pond Life

Fresh Pond is Cambridge’s drinking water source and largest open green-space. Black’s Nook is a small pond on the periphery of our reservoir full of life! […]
April 17, 2019

Arnold Arboretum’s Weld Hill Tour

Take a guided tour of the state-of-the-art Weld Hill Research and Administration Building. Join Faye Rosin, Director of Research Facilitation at the Arnold Arboretum to learn about some of […]
April 16, 2019

Finding Wild in the City

Visit the Arnold Arboretum and venture through the North Woods. Be on the lookout for the wild inhabitants. Use your explorer senses to spot things that […]
April 15, 2019

Botany Blast: Seasonal Shifts in Trees

Kristel Schoonderwoerd explains how trees slow down for winter and reverse “gears” for springtime and the onset of the growing season. There are challenges to being […]
April 15, 2019

Tidepooling Day

Learn about marine science, meet touch tank critters, and explore the tidepools on our pristine rocky shore. The Northeastern University Marine Science Center, located in Nahant, […]
April 15, 2019

Cape Cod Museum of Natural History presents Creature Feature

Discover the exciting nature of marine science in the ponds, streams, creeks, marshes, beaches, tide pools, and bay… all here at Cape Cod’s Nature Place. Meet their […]