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Explore. Discover. Experience.

What To Do at SM&NC

Featured Programs & Events

Child Art


Our newly-formatted caregiver/child classes provide age-appropriate opportunities to explore the seasons through art projects, live animal visits, sensory experiences, stories, and more!

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Summer Camp Progams

Are you ready for another fun summer at the SM&NC? Our six weekly camp sessions feature a different theme, which is integrated into the activities and programs for the week, taking full advantage of the SM&NC's unique setting.

Maple Sugar Sunday Feature

Maple Sugar Festival Weekend

Enjoy fun family activities including face painting, arts & crafts, and live music. Pay a visit to our Heckscher Farm animals and Heckscher WILD! creatures and sample a delectable array of original Maple Sugar-inspired treats prepared by talented aspiring chefs at our Teen Chef Challenge on Saturday in the Farmhouse – and vote for your favorite!


Holiday Triptych: American Patriotism

N.C. Wyeth Poems & Paintings of American Patriotism
Norman Rockwell Saturday Evening Post Covers & Four Freedoms
WWI Illustrated Sheet Music

The arts have an undeniable place in the ethos of American patriotism. Dating back to the late 18th and early 19th centuries, artists have been showing the America they experienced and observed. This exhibition features iconic expressions of patriotism, expressed through the multifaceted language of enduring Americana. The exhibition is on display until January 27, 2019.

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