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August Weather

If summer can be said to be fading in August, it does so with grace and composure.  The days remain warm and hazy, and often muggy.  Nights are longer, but rarely cool.  And the morning fog settles in...

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The Great American Eclipse

One of nature's grandest phenomena. The August 21st solar eclipse is bound to be spectacular, and did you know that Vermont will experience a 65% eclipse? To celebrate the event, the Fairbanks Museum...


Creepy Crawly Café

11:00 AM to noon weekdays: join us and our Creepy Crawlies for feeding time. They creep, they crawl, and are ever hungry! From hairy arachnids, feigning beetles, to ever illusive mantises, we have a...

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