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Earth Day Celebration

Celebrate Earth Day with the BioPark with four days of learning and exploration

When

This event has already happened.
Apr 18, 2018
10:00 AM - 02:00 PM

Where

ABQ BioPark--various locations
ABQ BioPark
Albuquerque, NM 87104

Description

Visit the BioPark’s Zoo, Aquarium and Botanic Garden to learn more about our planet and what you can do to protect the animals and plants that inhabit the Earth. Discovery stations and hands-on activities at each facility will introduce you to the wonders of nature.

Join us each day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. for rich learning experiences that explore how our actions matter to plants, animals and the ecosystem, both in our own backyard and around the world. 

Schedule

Wednesday, April 18, at the Aquarium

  • Discover different ocean habitats and how you can protect them.
  • Learn about why it is important to buy sustainable seafood.  
  • Make a recycled craft.
  • Meet ocean animals at the touch pools.

Thursday, April 19, at the Zoo

  • Story time and zookeeper chats
  • Hands-on animal discovery stations and enrichment making stations

Friday, April 20, at Tingley Beach

  • Our Actions Matter station with game and activity
  • Bosque habitat discovery station
  • Fish Craft/Recycled Art Station
  • Healthy Waterfowl Habitat discovery station that includes a fishing line service-learning project and waterfowl ID

Saturday, April 21, at the Botanic Garden

  • Visit the Children's Seed Festival sponsored by the Rotary Club of Albuquerque. Activities include mystery seed lab, seed trivia game, face painting, seed art and seed balls.
  • Explore the various habitats of New Mexico at interactive stations and learn how you can help protect them.
  • Make a recycled craft.

 

Price

Included with regular admission.
Earth Day Celebration

Discover fascinating facts about the earth and how our actions matter at home and around the world during this year's Earth Day Celebration!

Contact

ABQ BioPark Education
505-848-7180