ABOUT THIS EVENT
Through a series of self-paced “treasure hunts” discover how together we are protecting North Carolina’s water, minerals, animals, soil and air! Visit our community partners’ booths to find out their conservation and sustainability success stories as part of our Smithsonian Earth Optimism celebration. Stop by this family event in honor of Earth Day and have fun while finding out how you can help protect Earth’s treasures.
- Play science games to learn more about protecting our natural resources
- Complete a scavenger hunt using your senses and powers of observation
- Solve Earth science riddles and clues to win a prize
- Identify gemstones to keep (additional $4 per basket)
- Pledge to help scientists protect our Earth
- And more family fun!