Moran Foundation Picnic Science

Take part in these interactive, outdoor activities near our EcoStation!

Event Date
Saturday, October 15, 2022
Event Date
Sat
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Oct
15
Sat
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Dec
31
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2022
Event Time
11:30 am
4:00 pm
11:30 am
4:00 pm
*The Museum opens at noon on Sundays.
Ages
All Ages
Admission
General Admission
Location

The W.T. & Louise J. Moran Foundation Picnic Tables

Alexander Art Academy

Accessibility
See Accessibility
About the Event

Picnic Science is a series of ongoing activities held outside at the The W.T. & Louise J. Moran Foundation picnic tables near the EcoStation.

Beginning October 15

*These events are outdoors, and will continue as long as weather permits. If weather conditions are poor, the event will be cancelled.

October 15: Stretchy Shaving Cream!  Get messy while you create your very own STRETCHY shaving cream!

o   Sessions starting at:11:30am, 12:30pm, 2:30pm, 3:30pm

o   Location: Alexander Art Academy

o   Please sign up at Info Booth

October 22: Owl Pellet Dissection! –Dissect an owl pellet to investigate owl behavior and eating patterns!

o  Sessions starting at:10:30am, 11:30am, 12:30pm, 2:30pm, 3:30pm

o  Location: Alexander Art Academy

o  Please sign up outside of Alexander Art Academy

October 29: Spooky Polymers! – Make and take home your own creations of Monster Ooze, Zombie Brain Slime, and Frankenstein’s Shaving Cream!

o  Sessions startingat:10:30am, 11:30am, 12:30pm, 2:30pm, 3:30pm

o  Location: Alexander Art Academy

o   Please sign up outside of Alexander Art Academy

November 5: Nature Hunt with a Naturalist! - Go on a scavenger hunt around EcoStation to identify plants, animals, bugs, and things in the sky! Nature constantly changes, so you could find something unique on each hunt!

o  Sessions starting at:3:00pm and 4:00pm

o  Location: The W.T. & Louise J. Moran Foundation Picnic Tables

November 12: Create a Journal! - Explore nature by creating your own journal for leaf rubbings and presses!

o  Sessions starting at:3:00pm and 4:00pm

o  Location: The W.T. & Louise J. Moran Foundation Picnic Tables

*CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER CONDITIONS*

November 19: Animal Identification! – Join our Wildlife Expert, Devon, to learn how to identify animals based on their droppings!

o  Sessions starting at:3:00pm and 4:00pm

o  Location: The W.T. & Louise J. Moran Foundation Picnic Tables

*CANCELLED*
November 26: Owl Pellet Dissection! –
Dissect an owl pellet to investigate owl behavior and eating patterns!

o  Sessions starting at: 11:00am, 12:00pm, 2:00pm, 3:00pm, & 4:00pm

o  Location: The W.T. & Louise J. Moran Foundation Picnic Tables

December 3: Snow Day! – Learn how precipitation forms and make your own snow!

o  Sessions starting at: 3:00pm & 4:00pm

o  Location: The W.T. & Louise J. Moran Foundation Picnic Tables

December 10: Owl Pellet Dissection! – Dissect an owl pellet to investigate owl behavior and eating patterns!

o  Sessions starting at: 3:00pm & 4:00pm

o  Location: The W.T. & Louise J. Moran Foundation Picnic Tables

December 17: No sessions

December 24: No sessions

December 31: No sessions

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Event Date
Saturday, October 15, 2022
Event Date
Sat
Oct
15
-  
Sat
Dec
31
2022
Event Time
11:30 am
-
4:00 pm
11:30 am
4:00 pm
Ages
All Ages
Admission
General Admission
Location

The W.T. & Louise J. Moran Foundation Picnic Tables

Alexander Art Academy

Museum Accessibility
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