Feed and Meet the Animals

  • Painted Turtle
  • Praying Mantis
  • Horseshoe Crab
  • Beetle
  • Spider Crab

Summer Programs

Carnivorous Critters Register

Before the museum opens to the public, join us for the unique experience of seeing the museum animals eat. Learn about the feeding habits of the turtles, frogs, fish, snakes, and more! Pre-registration required for Carnivorous Critters.

At least one adult must sign up with children.  This program is designed to be interested for all ages!

Program Information Page- Direction, what to bring, what to expect

Mondays, Wednesdays, & Fridays
June 15 to August 21
9:30am-10am

Members: $5
Non-members: $10

Feeding Frenzy Register

Join Aquarium staff as they feed the ever hungry creatures at the Aquarium before it opens to the public!  The Feeding Frenzy is very popular so please register in advance.

At least one adult must sign up with children.  This program is designed to be interested for all ages!

Program Information Page- Direction, what to bring, what to expect

Interested in a private feeding program?  Call us at 508-228-5387 to find out about pricing.  Private feeding programs take place on Sunday mornings. Timing can be flexible.

Monday-Saturday
June 15-August 29
9am-10am

Members: $5
Non-members: $10

Meet the Animals Register

The Science Museum is home to frogs, turtles, snakes, and insects that you can safely touch in this unique program.  If you love animals, this is a great way to learn about them up close. Pre-registration required. Ages 4-12.

Program Information Page- Direction, what to bring, what to expect

Tuesdays
June 30-August 18
2:30pm-3pm

Saturdays
July 11-August 15
9:30am-10am

Members: $5
Non-members: $10

Check the calendar for upcoming programming.