Local Happenings Categorized: Family Friendly

Wildlife in Our Backyard: The Other Leverett Residents – Leverett, ME

A grey fox looking over the water

Date: Sun, February 2 Time:  2:00 -3:00 PM Place: Leverett Library 75 Montague Rd., Leverett, MA 01054 Contact: 413-548-9220 This hands-on presentation focuses on the wildlife that surrounds the Leverett community. Many species, like coyote and fisher, are wary and nocturnal, so rarely glimpsed except for their tracks. What do those tracks look like? How does a gray fox differ from a red fox? What mammal in our area changes color in the winter? The program features… Read more »

Alabama Art: Inside Out – Guntersville, AL

Date: February 6th – March 29th Time:  See Museum Page for Operating Hours Place: 1215 Rayburn Avenue, Guntersville, Alabama 35976 Contact:(256) 571-7597 •  #ob#thagrefivyyrzhfrhz#at#thagrefivyyrny.bet#ob# “Alabama Art: Inside Out” originated as an artistic endeavor by the internationally acclaimed artist Nall to reveal to the world the work of fellow Alabama artists who embodied the spirit and style of his home state. The Guntersville Museum will exhibit six of the Troy University’s collection of 14 Alabama artists (William Christenberry, Frank… Read more »

Winter Wonderland at Pineland Farm – New Gloucester, ME

A picture of Pineland Farms covered in beautiful fluffy snow.

Date: Friday, January 10th and 28th Walk Times: 11:00 – 11:30 am Contact: Pineland Education 207.650.3031 #ob#rqhpngvba#at#cvarynaqsnezf.bet#ob# Location: Education Barn  (map) 100B Valley Farm Road, New Gloucester ME 04260 US Explore and discover the beauty and wonder of Maine’s winter. If weather permits there will be outside learning about woodland creatures, winter survival, snow science or tracking skills. If the weather is frightful, the group will stay indoors with winter themed activities and crafts. Regitstration is… Read more »

Full Moon Night at Pineland Farms – New Gloucester, ME

Date: Friday, January 10th Walk Times: 4:00pm, 4:30pm, 5:00pm Contact: Pineland Education 207.650.3031 #ob#rqhpngvba#at#cvarynaqsnezf.bet#ob# Location: Education Barn  (map) 100B Valley Farm Road, New Gloucester ME 04260 US Spend the full moon with us on Pineland farm, read “Owl Moon” by Jane Yolen and take a brief evening walk through the wintery forest and fields. If you are lucky, you may even spot an owl! Warm up after with some socialization around the campfire. Preregistration is required, and… Read more »

Gray Library Move Time: January Showtimes-Gray, ME

Location: Gray Public Library 5 Hancock Street, Gray, Maine 04039 Contact: Gray Public Library #ob#tenlyvo#at#tenl.yvo.zr.hf#ob# 207.657.4110 www.gray.lib.me.us Seeing a movie at your library used to mean squeezing around a small TV screen with scratchy sound to watch a well-worn VHS tape, but the Gray Public Library does things a little differently. Thanks to the vision of the Gray Public Library Trustees, the Gray Public Library Association, and the in-kind donations of AV Systems of Maine,… Read more »