Date(s): 9/19/2014, 9/20/2014
September 19-20 from 7pm Friday to 7pm Saturday
Bendix Woods County Park, New Carlisle, IN
Join us for this 24-hour scientific study! Attend nocturnal programs about bats and moths on Friday evening. Saturday, beginning at 9am, attend programs throughout the day presented by scientists and experts in the field. Presentations will include bluebirds, bird banding, reptiles, birds of prey, arachnids, singing insects and more. Pitch a tent and camp with us Friday night! (Advance registration required.) To register to camp call 574-654-3155. Special event gate fee of $7/vehicle will be in effect.
Fall Home School Program: Trees are Terrific!
September 11 from 10 to 11:30 am
Bendix Woods County Park: Glen Bauer, New Carlisle, IN
Welcome, home school families! Meet a tree up close, take a fall tree identification hike and be a human building block in a model of a tree! Registration is required by September 9. To register call 574-654-3155.
Michiana Aquarium Society - Tropical Magic 2014 Show
Date(s): 9/20/2014, 9/21/2014
September 20 - 21, 2014
Concord Mall - Elkhart
Tropical Magic 2014, 44th Annual All Species Show and Auction. September 20th & 21st. Saturday Show starts 12:00p, Sunday Auction starts 11:00a and raffle drawing at 2:00p. Open to the public!
Deb Alwine - 574-875-6502
Family Drop-In Activities
Date(s): 6/28/2014, 7/26/2014, 8/23/2014, 9/27/2014, 10/25/2014
Every 2nd and 4th Saturday of the Month from June to October
Wellfield Botanic Gardens Elkhart, IN
Bring the family to Wellfield Botanic Gardens for fun with science on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month from June to October. Children can discover the wonders of the gardens through hands-on exploration and crafts. There is a new adventure every month – learn about plant parts in June, have fun with water in July, worms in August, birds in September, and how lovely leaves are in October. Drop-In any time between 1:00pm and 4:00pm. No registration necessary. Free with admission. Weather permitting. For more information call 574-266-2006 or visit our website www.wellfieldgardens.org.
Sneak Peek Science
Date(s): 2/20/2014, 3/20/2014, 4/17/2014, 5/15/2014, 6/19/2014, 7/17/2014, 8/21/2014, 9/18/2014
5:30-7:30 pm. See description for days.
ETHOS Science Center 2521 Industrial Pkwy., Elkhart
Visit ETHOS Science Center Sneak Peek Science Night on February 20th for "Grossology". Family friendly activities includes ALL THINGS GROSS and so much more! Hope you can join us. 3rd Thursday of each month. March 20 "Holograms" April 17 "Robotics" May 15 "C.S.I." June 19 "Music" July (4H fair) "BOOM" August 21 Our 1st ADULT Only event "Fermentation" September 18 "Mars"
Dee Dee McAllister