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Maple Days at Old Sturbridge Village

For many at Old Sturbridge Village, the first whiff of spring isn’t the aroma of spring flowers – it’s the smell of wood smoke and maple syrup, a sure sign that the sap is rising and spring is on the way. Join us for “Maple Days” select dates in March, when the Village’s working sugar camp demonstrates maple sugaring as it was done in early 19th-century New England. See the entire sugar-making process, from tapping the trees to “sugaring off,” and learn why maple sugar was more commonly used than maple syrup in early New England. Costumed historians will also cook period foods made with maple products and the potter and cooper will make maple related items.
Dates: 
03/05/2021
03/06/2021
03/07/2021
9:30 am to 4:00 pm
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Location:

1 Old Sturbridge Village Road
Sturbridge, MA, 01566
United States

Phone:

(508) 347-3362

Beethoven & Strauss with the BPO (7 pm Eastern)

Double-threat violin and piano phenom Ray Ushikubo returns to perform Beethoven’s youthful, imaginative, first full-length orchestral piece, contrasted by the subdued resignation of Richard Strauss’ sunset years and Metamorphosen, and the pulsating Spanish rhythms of Turina’s tone poem capturing the toreador’s prayers to succeed in the ring versus the audience’s blood-thirsty anticipation of the spectacle.
Dates: 
03/09/2021
7 pm
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Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Virtual Marine and Environmental Sciences College Fair

Ocean Institute is thrilled to be hosting a FREE Virtual College Fair sponsored by The Nicholas Endowment with keynote speaker- ocean advocate, TV personality, and science communicator Danni Washington. During the fair, there will be live presentations, small session chats, student and alumni panels, exhibits, and more! The interactive day from 9am-3pm will inform and encourage students about post-high school, college, and career opportunities.
Dates: 
03/27/2021
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Location:

ONLINE ONLY