UPCOMING PROGRAMS AND EVENTS
GEOLOGY ROCKS! DAY CAMP AT SPARTAN REC CENTER, SHORELINE
Get hands-on we investigate minerals, fossils and rocks from around the globe. We will dig into earth processes and build volcanoes, unearth fossils, crack open geodes and have a rockin' good time learning about the awesome forces that shape our world. Nature inspired art projects, games and experiments are sure to inspire the inner rock-hound in your child. Bring a lunch and dress to mess! PLEASE NOTE THIS CAMP IS FULL - WAIT LIST AVAILABLE
**To book through Parks & Rec directly, please click here (AUG 28 - AUG 31, 2017)
GEMS AND GEODES, WORKSHOPS IN SHORELINE & MILL CREEK
In this geology themed workshop, learn how minerals are valued as natural resources, go on a gem hunt and explore rocks and minerals that “glow” under ultraviolet light. After our mineral exploration, we will shift gears and crack open geodes!
DATE: Sept 23rd, 2017 SHORELINE SPARTAN CTR, REGISTER HERE
DATE: Nov 4th, 2017 MILL CREEK PARKS & REC, REGISTER HERE
JUNIOR GEOLOGY WORKSHOP - 4 WEEK SCIENCE SERIES FOR EARLY LEARNERS 3-5 YRS, MILL CREEK REC CENTER
Become a junior paleontologist in this hands-on, dinosaur-themed workshop series for preschool aged children. We will have a blast learning about rocks, digging for fossils, touching dinosaur teeth, creating dinosaur habitats and other fun learning experiences for your budding little scientist!
DATES: MONDAYS IN OCTOBER - REGISTER HERE
DATES: MONDAYS IN FEBRUARY - REGISTER HERE
FOSSILS ROCK! SPARTAN REC CENTER OCTOBER 21st, 2017
Discover what it takes to become a fossil and excavate real fossils from sand. In this hands-on workshop, we will explore geologic time and dig up shark teeth, sea urchins, dinosaur bone fragments, mineral bits and more. **To book through Spartan Center, please click here