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STEAM Saturday May 23, 2020

May 23 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Amp up your Saturdays at Discovery Park of America on STEAM Saturdays! Focusing on Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics, education specialists will be set up throughout Discovery Park with different learning stations!

STEAM Saturdays are the perfect chance to delve into more educational classes and experiences in the West Tennessee and Southwest Kentucky areas. Guests from Jackson, Dyersburg, Memphis, Nashville, Paducah, Murray and even northeastern Arkansas can all enjoy a great day of learning and fun at Discovery Park of America.

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Saturday Morning Science with Wildlife Education – “World Turtle Day” presented by Discovery Park’s Wildlife Education Department
11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Enjoy different turtle-themed activities throughout the park as we “shell-ebrate” World Turtle Day!

  • 11 a.m. Turtle Takeout: Come out to the Great Lawn for Green Hour, where we will discuss turtle diets and play a game regarding the food that different turtles eat!
  • 12 – 2 p.m. Turtle Table: Join us at the Touch Table in the Regional History Gallery to see the turtles that call Discovery Park of America home. We will have a different turtle that you can see up close every 30 minutes!
  • 1 p.m. Kid’s Create: Join us from in Dinosaur Hall to make your own turtle-shaped piggy bank. You can use this craft to save money to help wild turtles.
  • 2:30 p.m. Turtle Anatomy: Join us in Dinosaur Hall to learn about the anatomy of a turtle. We will discuss turtle body parts and complete an activity/coloring sheet.
  • 3:30 p.m. KEVA Block Challenge

*Also, be sure to follow us for more information on Discovery Park of America’s Facebook page, Twitter and Instagram.

The mission of Discovery Park of America is to inspire children and adults to see beyond. Discovery Park of America is a 501(c)(3) public charity funded by generous individuals, corporations and foundations including its founder, the Robert E. and Jenny D. Kirkland Foundation.

 

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Date:
May 23
Time:
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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