South Shore Natural Science Center – Norwell

The South Shore Natural Science Center provides education programs that support Massachusetts STEM curriculum frameworks. We offer summer camp, a dedicated preschool, recreational science programs and events for children, adults, families and classroom groups.

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Burgess Outdoor Education & Retreat Center – Sandwich

With 300 acres of forest, fields and freshwater ponds on Cape Cod, the Burgess Outdoor Education & Retreat Center is the perfect place for year-round outdoor education programs or your organization’s next retreat.

South Shore Ymca Family Farm – Hanover

Located on a large, open, tree-lined space behind our Early Learning Center in Hanover, the South Shore YMCA Family Farm is dedicated to providing our community with fresh, natural food that comes from the efforts of our students, community and corporate volunteers. With STEM-based education programs for children of all ages, the farm is a great place for families to learn about sustainable farming and nutrition.

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