Springfield Museums Events February

School Vacation: Sights and Sounds of the Rainforest

School Vacation: Sights and Sounds of the Rainforest

February 20th, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

General Museum Event

Activities are free with museum admission unless noted.

SPECIAL EXHIBITION

Rainforest Adventure, 10 am-5 pm
A multi-sensory exploration of one of our planet’s most precious resources. Through a variety of interactive experiences and hands on displays, you’ll learn about the amazing diversity of life in rainforests and the many challenges they face today. On view through May 11. $5 special exhibition fee for all visitors ages 3 and up.

LIVE PERFORMANCE

Earth Rhythms by Roger Tincknell, 1 pm
From rain forests to recycling, conservation to compost, Earth Rhythms travels from our backyard to around the world celebrating and teaching environmental awareness and responsibility. Captivating  songs, stories, legends and facts are accompanied by the Native American rainstick, Incan Charango and flute, Russian balalaika, African Achika drum, as well as guitar, mandolin, banjo and harmonica. Seating is limited.

ONGOING PROGRAMS

Art Activities, 11 am-3 pm    
Hands-on themed crafts in the Science Museum.    

Family Science Adventures, 11 am-2 pm
Look for the Roving Scientist.  You never know where they might be and what kind of demonstration they have in store for you!

Art Discovery Center, Noon-3:45 pm
Try on costumes, make an art project, and get inspired by colorful, hand-painted murals.

Planetarium Shows, 11:15, noon, 1 & 2 pm
Explore in the cosmos in the Seymour Planetarium. Additional fee. Learn more >>

School Vacation Week activities and Rainforest Adventure sponsored by United Bank.

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