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December 2021

48th Annual Christmas Bird Count for Hancock, Peterborough, and Surrounding Towns

Saturday, December 18
Hancock, Peterborough and Surrounding Towns

Begun locally in 1973, the Christmas Bird Count is the world’s oldest and largest biological survey and citizen science endeavor, with thousands of participants worldwide. No need to be an expert!

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January 2022

SuperSanctuary Butterfly Club

Wednesday, January 12, 2022,
5:30 pm
to 6:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 5:30 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until Wednesday, April 13, 2022

Zoom

The SuperSanctuary Butterfly Club is taking its fledgling flight! Each month, we’ll learn to identify a dozen local butterfly species, in preparation for a community butterfly survey in the summer of 2022.

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February 2022

SuperSanctuary Butterfly Club

Wednesday, February 9, 2022,
5:30 pm
to 6:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 5:30 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until Wednesday, April 13, 2022

Zoom

The SuperSanctuary Butterfly Club is taking its fledgling flight! Each month, we’ll learn to identify a dozen local butterfly species, in preparation for a community butterfly survey in the summer of 2022.

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Environmental Studies Institute: iNaturalist for Beginners

Thursday, February 10, 2022,
3:00 pm
to 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, March 3, 2022

Zoom
Two people hold their phones close to a cluster of red-and-white mushrooms, to take pictures. (photo © Nico Baum via Unsplash)

Join conservation biologist Steven Lamonde for an introduction to iNaturalist, an online community science platform for documenting biodiversity. Discover how you can make important contributions to science while learning to identify your wild finds!

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Environmental Studies Institute: iNaturalist for Beginners

Thursday, February 17, 2022,
3:00 pm
to 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, March 3, 2022

Zoom
Two people hold their phones close to a cluster of red-and-white mushrooms, to take pictures. (photo © Nico Baum via Unsplash)

Join conservation biologist Steven Lamonde for an introduction to iNaturalist, an online community science platform for documenting biodiversity. Discover how you can make important contributions to science while learning to identify your wild finds!

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Great Backyard Bird Count

Saturday, February 19, 2022,
9:00 am
to 12:00 pm
Harris Center for Conservation Education
Evening Grosbeaks on a platform bird feeder. (photo © Meade Cadot)

Every February, people around the world count birds in their neighborhoods as part of the Great Backyard Bird Count. Join the fun by counting at the Harris Center bird feeders with avid birders Steven Lamonde and Eric Masterson. Beginning birders welcome!

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“State of Norway Pond” Address

Wednesday, February 23, 2022,
5:30 pm
to 6:30 pm
Zoom
Norway Pond Commission chair Tom Shevenell sets a canoe anchor during a morning of water quality sampling on Norway Pond. (photo © Brett Amy Thelen)

Join Tom Shevenell, Chair of the Norway Pond Commission, for a scientist’s view of Hancock's beloved Norway Pond. What are researchers and community scientists learning about the health and history of the pond ecosystem?

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Environmental Studies Institute: iNaturalist for Beginners

Thursday, February 24, 2022,
3:00 pm
to 4:00 pm
|Recurring Events (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, March 3, 2022

Zoom
Two people hold their phones close to a cluster of red-and-white mushrooms, to take pictures. (photo © Nico Baum via Unsplash)

Join conservation biologist Steven Lamonde for an introduction to iNaturalist, an online community science platform for documenting biodiversity. Discover how you can make important contributions to science while learning to identify your wild finds!

Learn more »

March 2022

Environmental Studies Institute: iNaturalist for Beginners

Thursday, March 3, 2022,
3:00 pm
to 4:00 pm
|Recurring Events (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, March 3, 2022

Zoom
Two people hold their phones close to a cluster of red-and-white mushrooms, to take pictures. (photo © Nico Baum via Unsplash)

Join conservation biologist Steven Lamonde for an introduction to iNaturalist, an online community science platform for documenting biodiversity. Discover how you can make important contributions to science while learning to identify your wild finds!

Learn more »

SuperSanctuary Butterfly Club

Wednesday, March 9, 2022,
5:30 pm
to 6:30 pm
|Recurring Events (See all)

An event every month that begins at 5:30 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until Wednesday, April 13, 2022

Zoom

The SuperSanctuary Butterfly Club is taking its fledgling flight! Each month, we’ll learn to identify a dozen local butterfly species, in preparation for a community butterfly survey in the summer of 2022.

Learn more »

Salamander Crossing Brigade Workshop

Tuesday, March 15, 2022,
7:00 pm
to 8:30 pm
Zoom

Every year, the Harris Center trains community scientists to serve on Salamander Crossing Brigades at amphibian road crossings throughout the Monadnock Region. To join their ranks, attend this fun, information-packed volunteer training!

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April 2022

SuperSanctuary Butterfly Club

Wednesday, April 13, 2022,
5:30 pm
to 6:30 pm
|Recurring Events (See all)

An event every month that begins at 5:30 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until Wednesday, April 13, 2022

Zoom

The SuperSanctuary Butterfly Club is taking its fledgling flight! Each month, we’ll learn to identify a dozen local butterfly species, in preparation for a community butterfly survey in the summer of 2022.

Learn more »
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