Lions and Tigers and Bears, Oh My!
Sep
13
6:00 PM18:00

Lions and Tigers and Bears, Oh My!

Grab a fermented ale of choice as you join us for the second offering in Zoo New England’s Conservation Lecture Series. Each month will highlight a different brewery and science or conservation project.

This event will begin with a meet and greet with our animal ambassadors from from 6-7pm and then transition to a short lecture on a topic that highlights important work to save species both regionally and globally. At Turtle Swamp, of course, we will be learning about turtles and turtle conservation.

Guest Speaker: Dr Bryan Windmiller, Director of Conservation at Zoo New England

Title: Turtles of Massachusetts: Their Natural History and Conservation

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Turtle Pond IPA Beer Release
Aug
8
4:00 PM16:00

Turtle Pond IPA Beer Release

Making a splash from the dark murky depths of the Stony Brook Reservation comes a beer only a turtle could love: the Turtle Pond IPA (Black IPA) at a 5% ABV. The Turtle Pond IPA will be available Wednesday 8/8/18 on draft and in growler/growlette fills. We are overjoyed to announce that this will be the featured beer for Brew at the Zoo happening August 18th at the Franklin Park Zoo!

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Queer Bingo
Aug
1
6:00 PM18:00

Queer Bingo

On Wednesday, August 1st, we will have our first Queer BINGO night. Come join us in a game of chance & you could win some pretty cool prizes. ALL 21+ HUMANS ARE WELCOME! We hope to see you there 

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Art Opening- "Off Season" by Elise Largesse
Jul
19
6:00 PM18:00

Art Opening- "Off Season" by Elise Largesse

Join us of the Opening Night of "Off Season" and meet the artist, Elise Largesse. Elise is an environmental sociologist studying the effects of climate change on small communities. "Off Season" is a long-running informal project from before she was a sociologist, when she couldn't yet put into words why places felt so interesting.

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FINE (a sour beer) Our First Sour Release
Jul
4
12:00 PM12:00

FINE (a sour beer) Our First Sour Release

FINE. (a sour beer) On July 4th it will be available on draft and in growlers ONLY! We will be open 12-8pm for the release and to celebrate the holiday You asked for it... FINE. (a sour beer)::: Brewed with dried hibiscus flower which gives it a rose gold color and a cranberry-like tart flavor, FINE. is our first sour beer at Turtle Swamp. A true summer ale, it clocks in at 3.75% ABV, perfect for long days at the beach or pool, enjoying the sun, or just hanging out with friends. This beer was soured in our kettle with a live lacto-bacillus culture, and then fermented with our house yeast for the same full bodied flavor that is in all our other ales.

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