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Wednesday 25th of November 2015
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9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Carnivorous Critters & Crafts
Meet a live animal or one from our collections, hear a related story, and make a themed craft to take home. Ages 3-6 are welcome. This is not a drop off program. Parents are free-of-charge; fee per child is $10 ($5 for members). Pre-register online at or call 508-228-9198. Held at Natural Science Museum Corner of Milk & Vestal Streets.
10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Festival of Wreaths
An annual Nantucket tradition, the Festival of Wreaths mark the start of the island's winter holiday season. Visit the wreath display and see more than 80 beautifully decorated wreaths in the Whaling Museum's Mc Causland Gallery, 15 Broad St. Free admission.
10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Cold Turkey Plunge Registration
Skip The Line! Early Bird Registration at the Atheneum, 1 India Street.
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