Make an Earth Day Splash

With Earth Day approaching and our area experiencing near drought conditions, now is the perfect time to teach your child some simple ways to “Save the Earth”, starting with a tangible resource your child uses every day, water. For starters, help your child realize just how much we use water every day. Young children may…

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Gardening for Beginners, By a Beginner – Part 3

I hope you stopped by the Museum yesterday for the Spring Fling, and celebrated the opening of our outdoor learning center…The Wild Place! It was a beautiful day of nature and green fun! So here it is, the final part of “Gardening for Beginners, By a Beginner.” It has been four weeks and all of…

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Blue is The New “Green”

75% of our planet is made up of water, and we all need water to survive. During the Museum’s Spring Fling we will be talking about what we can do to at home to “Go Green in Your Backyard.” But did you know that conserving water is also a very important step in working towards…

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Celebrate Earth Day!

This Wednesday, April 22nd, is Earth Day, a worldwide event that celebrates our planet and keeping it in good shape for future generations of kids! People from across the world come together to reduce waste, recycle, plant trees, and promote awareness about the environment and what we can do for it. Here at the Museum…

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