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March 2020

Connecticut River Museum Activity Sheets

March 26 @ 4:30 am - May 31 @ 11:30 pm
Connecticut River Museum, 67 Main Street
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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CONNECTICUT RIVER MUSEUM ACTIVITY SHEETS Check out these fun printable activities for kids. We've got coloring pages and word searches! All of these kids activities are totally free and easy to print out and do with your kids. Check back for new activities! Choose from one of the Connecticut River themed sheets. Click on the link and print it out. Lighthouse-coloring-page Sailboat-Coloring-Page Wooden-ship-coloring-page River-coloring-page Steamboat-coloring-page             CRM Wordsearch

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Easter Egg Bird Feeder Craft

March 31 @ 4:30 am - June 7 @ 11:30 pm
Connecticut River Museum, 67 Main Street
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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Easter Egg Bird Feeder Craft   CLICK HERE TO PRINT! Make your Spring or Easter a little more fun with this easy and fun craft. “Hide” Easter eggs around your yard for the birds! Put them in trees, too! They are easy to make and use only 3 ingredients and some plastic, fillable eggs. Ingredients/Supplies 1 box unflavored gelatin 10 cups bird seed Cooking spray 36 Plastic, fillable eggs Prepare the gelatin as directed on the box or package. Mix…

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May 2020

Homeschool Program: Trades on the Farm at Bushnell Farm

May 19 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Connecticut River Museum, 67 Main Street
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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Tuesday, May 19, 2020 10:00 am - 12:30 pm According to Merriam Webster Dictionary a farmer “is a person who cultivates land or crops or raises animals (such as livestock or fish)”.  Sounds simple, but a colonial farmer had to acquire many skills to prosper.  Visit Bushnell Farm in Old Saybrook and see what a day on the farm would have been like.  Participate in a blacksmith demonstration and use a yoke to carry water from a well. Click on…

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