Earth Day

Join us in celebrating Earth Day with fun, nature-themed projects, demonstrations and experiments!

Event Date
Saturday, April 23, 2022
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Event Time
10:00 am
6:00 am
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6:00 am
*The Museum opens at noon on Sundays.
Ages
Admission
General Admission
Location

All Around the Museum

Accessibility
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About the Event

Here's to our world! Join us in celebrating Earth Day with fun, nature-themed projects, demonstrations and experiments! Sponsored by Centerpoint.

Scott Solomon – Ants!

Auditorium, 1pm and 3pm

An interactive presentation.  15-20mins long with videos and slide all about ants.

Animal Skins and Skulls

Power Play Alcove, 10am and 2pm

Learn about different Texas Native animals by observing their skulls and their fur.

Trees For Houston Tree Sapling Giveaway (300 total)

Museum Entrance, 10am - 2pm, 2 - 4pm

Take a tree sapling home and plant it for you and future generations to enjoy. Learn why trees are other plants are important for our ecosystem. Donation by Trees for Houston.

Grow Milkweed

Eco Station Exterior, 10am-2pm

Plant a milkweed seed in a small cup and take it home to watch it grow! Place it outside and help feed butterflies as they migrate north!

Water Treatment Filtration Demos

Courtyard, 10am-3pm

Come see a scaled version of how dirty water is filtered through the ground and why it is important to maintain our grasslands and bayous.

Creepy Crawlies

Eco Interior, 10am-4pm

Come visit the Eco Station and meet some of our six-legged and no-legged friends!

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Event Date
Saturday, April 23, 2022
Event Date
Sat
Apr
23
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Sat
Apr
23
2022
Event Time
10:00 am
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6:00 am
10:00 am
6:00 am
Ages
Admission
General Admission
Location

All Around the Museum

Accessibility
See Accessibility
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