Virtual Antarctica Late Night
Join us on Wednesday, April 7th and take trip to the South Pole! During this event, participants will learn about Antarctica, Earth's coldest continent, and some of the animals that call this continent home. Plus, our guest speaker will discuss her experience studying seals in this extreme environment!
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: Antarctica Trivia Game
How much do you know about Antarctica and the animals that live there? Join us and find out!
6:30 PM EST: Ice Cores!
Supplies Needed: Table salt, sugar, black pepper, and a clear vase/cup/tube/drinking glass/shotglass (narrower and smaller is better).
Optional: Spoon, Funnel
Also, check out these Antarctic animal coloring sheets!
6:50 PM EST: Guest Presentation about Antarctic Seals
Bridget Ward, PolarTREC Educator, will give a short presentation about her experience studying seals in Antarctica.
Be sure to stay until the end if you have any questions about working in such an extreme location!
And check out her seal pup "trading cards"!
Date: Wednesday, April 7, 2021
Time: 6:00 - 7:30 PM EST
Platform: Webex & Live-Streamed to Museum Facebook Page