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Science Tricks and Animal Treats

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ORGANIZATION: EcoTarium, WORCESTER NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY

Science Tricks and Animal Treats is our Halloween event coming up; October 29 and 30. We are looking for volunteers for (7 total for each day). Volunteers help with the costume parade, table top activities, experiments (including exploding pumpkins and ghost crystals), trick or treat stations and more (see below)!

  • Trick or Treat stations throughout the museum giving out candy.
  • Guests are encouraged to wear costumes!
  • In fact, there will be a costume parade each day for guests to join. (Probably in Nature Explore, but it depends on the weather.)
  • Each day we are exploding a pumpkin. (Also probably in Nature Explore, depending on weather.)
  • The African Communities exhibit on the lower level will become a black light Glow Zone.
  • The zoo team will give animal chats about the ravens and the fox and vulture
  • Two very cool Education tabletops--one called "Boo Bubbles" which are bubbles filled with dry ice smoke. (Here's a video: https://www.youtube. com/watch?v=MeUDny-5nPo). The other is called "Ghost Crystals" (Here's a video: https://www.youtube. com/watch?v=vW8G8wkgNiU).

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About EcoTarium, WORCESTER NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY

Location:

222 HARRINGTON WAY, WORCESTER, MA 01604, US

Mission Statement

To contribute to a better world by inspiring a passion for science and nature.

Description

The EcoTarium is a museum of science and nature located on 60 acres in Worcester, Massachusetts. The EcoTarium Educates the public on science and nature by combining its natural history collections, unreleasable wildlife and state-of-the-art technology to create exhibits and programs designed to inspire a passion for science and nature through discovery.

CAUSE AREAS

Animals
Arts & Culture
Children & Youth
Animals, Arts & Culture, Children & Youth

WHEN

Fri Oct 28, 2022 - Sat Oct 29, 2022
10:00 AM - 05:00 PM

WHERE

222 Harrington WayWorcester, MA 01604

(42.26507,-71.76657)
 

SKILLS

  • General Education
  • Math / Science Instruction
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Child Care
  • STEM

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • The EcoTarium will be open from 10am-5pm both days.

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