Our Planet Earth
Discovery Place Kids | Rockingham
Celebrate all that our environment gives us and learn how to return the favor by keeping our planet clean.
Join us for a variety of special programs throughout May as we explore ways to protect Earth and provide a safe place for plants, animals and people to live.
Plus, the Museum will be open Monday, May 29, for even more hands-on fun!
Additional activities this month include:
May 6 - A Visit from Nature Cat: Ever wonder how to be a nature explorer? Join Nature Cat, “backyard explorer extraordinaire,” for a fun day of natural world discovery.
May 6 & 7 - Let’s Grow: Investigate the life cycle of a seed and plant one to take home.
May 14 - Mother’s Day: Make a special card for your mother, or for someone who is like a mother to you.
May 13 & 14 - Can You Dig It?: Have you ever planted a garden or played in the dirt? Explore different types of soil and learn why dirt is such a valuable resource to the Earth.
May 20 & 21 - Don’t Be a Litterbug: Did you know you could reuse old materials that you thought were no longer useful? Join us as we turn scraps into beautiful pieces of art.
May 27 & 28 - Earthworms: Why are worms so important to the Earth? Observe some of our favorite creatures and discover the role they play in keeping nature in balance.