Vanderbilt Spring Recess Children's Workshops

Wed Apr 5, 2023 - Thu Apr 6, 2023
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Repeating every days through April 6, 2023.
10:00am to 12:00pm ET
Age: grades 1-4
Price: $40
Vanderbilt Museum

The Whaling Museum and the Vanderbilt Museum will offer a joint program, Environmental Exploration. Explore the Vanderbilt natural history collections and learn how global warming affects the planet's ecosystems. 

Wednesday, April 5 – Explore the Vanderbilt Museum’s natural history collections and learn how global warming affects the planet’s ecosystems. Use a 3D-printed coral polyp to demonstrate coral bleaching, examine preserved marine life, and make a shark tooth necklace.

Thursday, April 6 – Roll up your sleeves at The Whaling Museum & Education Center and explore how to help keep Long Island Sound clean! Discover the dangerous effects of oil spills and water run-off through an educator-led watershed model demonstration. Decorate your own fabric tote bag to reuse again and again.

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