Earth Day Celebration
ABOUT THIS EVENT
Visit the Cowan Museum of History and Science for a celebration of our extraordinary planet. During our Earth Day party, people of all ages may enjoy the following:
- Hands-on activities about earth science and astronomy provided by the National Informal STEM Education (NISE) Network.
- Paint on silk and learn about silkworms!
- See paintings done by birds from the Cape Fear Parrot Sanctuary. Meet and greet the "Pirates for Parrots" author and Charlie, the Picasso of Parrots.
- Raffle/prizes (a chance to win a dinosaur tooth)!
- Tree planting ceremony.
- Nature photography exhibit/sale.
- Plant sale in the historical park’s General Store.
- New Earth Day-related additions to our Little Free Library.
- Plus, our neighbors at Liberty Hall Restoration will hold their Heritage Day, where one may learn the science behind everyday activities in the 1800s, like laundry!