valentines day fun

Valentine’s Day Fun

For most of us, the passion and excitement surrounding Valentine’s Day has been replaced (temporarily!) with the busyness and dread of covering a shoebox with construction paper and taping 23 lollipops to Teenage Mutant Ninja cards.   So yeah…Valentine’s Day may not hold the promise of a romantic weekend away. But there’s still plenty of opportunities …

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The Great backyard bird count

2021 Great Backyard Bird Count

Get outside and participate in the annual Great Backyard Bird Count! Started in 1998 by the National Audubon Society and the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, it is the first online community science project to gather data on wild birds. People in more than 100 countries participate in helping put together a global count over 96 continuous …

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February Family Fun

February Family Fun

February has 29 days this year. Let’s LEAP into some family fun! Celebrate Black History Month. The Hermitage presents several programs throughout the month. Take a trip to the Adventure Science Center. This is a fun way to spend a cold Saturday or maybe even one of the school holidays this month. How about a …

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