Full “STEAM” Ahead: The Art and Science of Rocks & Minerals with scientist Rockhammer Rob and artist Magical Marla: This program is for children ages 7 and older.
Workshop Leaders: Rob Gelling, SOFO Environmental Educator & Aquarist and Marla Nortman, artist and educator
Enter the exciting world of Rocks & Minerals as you learn first how to identify rocks as sedimentary, igneous or metamorphic. Bring in your own rock sample to identify it! Then know how to name common rock forming minerals by performing physical and chemical property tests on them. Now transfer this knowledge to the art tables and create a gem mosaic box inspired by the colors of the rocks and minerals you just identified! Materials fee: $5
There is a $15 fee for Adults and $10 fee for children for this program. There is also a $5 material fee. Members only pay material fee.
Advanced reservations are required for all events. To register for this program, which has limited enrollment please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 631-537-9735. Spots will be reserved on a first-come, first-served basis.