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Match Activity Calendar of Events
March 2016
Activity of the Month

Woophoria

A night of fun, creativity, and entertainment! Free and open to the public, Woophoria features local food, retailers, activities, and entertainment.

Wednesday, March 23 
5:30-7:00 PM at the EcoTarium 
222 Harrington Way 
Worcester, MA 01604 

Game Night at Barnes & Noble
Stop by Barnes & Noble each Thursday night in March for a different featured board game! Free and open to the public. 
Thursdays, 7:00 - 8:00 PM at Barnes & Noble Booksellers, The Shops at Blackstone Valley 
70 Worcester Providence Turnpike #5, Millbury, MA 01527 
Read Across America / Dr. Seuss Birthday Celebration
The Cat in the Hat visits Storytime to celebrate Read Across America and Dr. Seuss's birthday with us! Volunteers from Girls Inc. will read and provide a craft. Free admission.
Wednesday, 4:00-5:00 PM, March 2 at Barnes & Noble Booksellers
70 Worcester Providence Turnpike #5, Millbury, MA 01527 
First Saturdays, Families Make Art: Dining in the Country
Be inspired by the WAM's art and try making your own unique piece! Materials provided. Cost is $2 for both members and non-members.
Saturday, 11:00-1:30 AM, March 5 at the Worcester Art Museum
55 Salisbury Street, Worcester, MA 01609 
Build a Bluebird House
Help bluebirds (or other small cavity-nesting birds) by building nestboxes from pre-cut kits. You'll learn how to place your box in the right habitat, in addition to eastern bluebird conservation efforts. Cost for nonmembers is $20/Adult and Free for children. Bring Philips-head screwdriver for each participant. Registration required online or at 508-753-6087.
Saturday, 1:30-3:00 PM, March 5
Broad Meadow Brook Wildlife Sanctuary
Sat, Mar 05, 2016 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm at Broad Meadow Brook Wildlife Sanctuary
414 Massasoit Rd, Worcester, MA 01604
Pi Day Maker Faire
This free, all-day event celebrates creativity, technology, and experimentation. Work hands on with robots, blacksmithing, electronics, woodworking, and interactive art.
Saturday, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM, March 12 at Shrewsbury Public Library
214 Lake Street, Shrewsbury, MA 01545

Batman vs. Superman Storytime and Costume Contest
Dress up in costumes to enjoy this special storytime event celebrating the movie release of Batman versus Superman! Activities and a costume contest follow the reading. Free admission.
Saturday, 2:00 - 3:00 PM, March 19 at Barnes & Noble Booksellers 
The Shops at Blackstone Valley, 70 Worcester Providence Tnpk #5, Millbury, MA 01527 
Compagnie Hervé Koubi: Excerpts from "What the day owes to the night"
French choreographer Hervé Koubi created this all-male company of 12 Algerian and Brukinabé dancers after discovering his Algerian roots. In what The Washington Post calls a "stunning fusion of acrobatics, gymnastics, b-boying, modern dance and ballet," the compagnie fuses contemporary dance with martial arts, urban dance, and capoeira. Free admission.
Monday, 7:00-8:30 PM, March 14, College of the Holy Cross Hogan Campus Center Ballroom
1 College St., Worcester, MA 01610 
March Science Calendar 2016
For more science activities, check out The Home School Scientist webpage. Use this month to learn about Jupiter, agriculture, electroscopts, satellites, math games, nutrition, Pi, and the Periodic Table! Find the downloadable calendar of events here.  
Please check event websites for the most recent updated info prior to attending. If you have suggestions for future events to include in our upcoming calendars, let us know by emailing stefanie.gough@bbbscm.org
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