Virtual Hydrothermal Vents Late Night
Join us on Wednesday, February 3rd and take a dive to the ocean floor to learn about the mysteries of hydrothermal vents! During this event, participants will learn about the different types of organisms that call these strange environments home and how life is able to survive at such extreme temperatures!
This virtual, online event will include do-at-home arts & crafts, a trivia game, and a guest presentation. The event is free and open to visitors of all ages!
For more information about our Late Night events, please check out the Late Nights at the Museum page. No registration is required and events are free.
All Late Night Events can be viewed here!
6:00 PM EST: Hydrothermal Vents Trivia Game
How much do you know about one of the Earth's most extreme environments? Join us and find out!
6:30 PM EST: Riftia Vent Worm Craft
Supplies Needed: Clear drinking straw, glitter or dry rice, clay/play-doh (red), glue.
- Angler Fish Craft: Paper plate, template, crayons/colored pencils, scissors
- Coloring Sheets: Angler Fish, Oarfish, Deep Sea Fish, Deep Sea Creatures
6:50 PM EST: Guest Presentation about Hydrothermal Vents
Dr. Ramaydalis Keddis will give a short presentation about hydrothermal vents and the amazing creatures that live on and
around them! Be sure to stay until the end if you have any questions!
Link to Video Recording
Date: Wednesday, February 3, 2021
Time: 6:00 - 7:30 PM EST
Platform: Webex & Live-Streamed to Museum Facebook Page