Green Earth Fest at science center

The South Shore Natural Science Center will host its annual Green Earth Fest, a free event, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at its headquarters on Jacob’s Lane. The festival will feature exhibits and workshops demonstrating ways to a green life through eco-landscaping, composting, recycling, organic gardening, solar and wind energy, biofuel, and green kitchen, bathroom, and cleaning products. Kids can enjoy crafts and games, musical entertainment, nature walks, and live animals. In case of rain, activities will be under cover or indoors. The festival is partially funded by the Norwell Cultural Council. For more information, check the science center’s website at

- Christine Legere