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Acton Nature Center Earth Science Event

October 26 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Free

Discover Earth Science!

*** FREE FAMILY EVENT ***

2018 Theme: Earth as Inspiration
Date: Saturday, October 6, 2018 Time: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Acton Nature Center
6900 Smoky Hill Ct., Granbury, TX 76049

                             INTERACTIVE EXHIBITS

Every rock tells a story  /  Reefs then and now  /  Ancient life of North Texas
Why Earth science?  /  Rocks that glow in the dark  /  What’s in a rock?
Fossil Rim Wildlife Center  /  Cleburne State Park
Upper Trinity Groundwater Conservation District Aquifer Model
Agrilife Extension Stream Trailer

                          ACTIVITIES FOR CHILDREN
Fossil discovery and recovery  /  Edible sedimentary rocks  /  Creating art with rocks

              DEMONSTRATIONS & HIKES
Earth-inspired plein air painting Geo-nature hikes

                       EARTH-INSPIRED ART
Acton Elementary Fifth Grade and Local Home School Children

 

Details

Date:
October 26
Time:
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
http://actonnaturecenter.org/programs-and-projects/

Organizer

Rio Brazos Master Naturalists
Email:
https://www.facebook.com/Rio-Brazos-Master-Naturalist-138666049489733/
Website:
www.riobrazosmn.org/

Venue

Acton Nature Center
6900 Smokey Hill Rd
Granbury, TX 76049 United States
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Phone:
817-326-6005
Website:
http://actonnaturecenter.org/