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Homeschool Adventures are programs held at the Museum of Natural History for local homeschool families. Programs run the first Monday of each month (October through June), from 10:00am to 12:30pm and are organized around a different theme or topic. Special scavenger hunts, crafts and activity tables are available throughout the duration of the program to engage families. In addition, scheduled tours, planetarium shows and workshops are offered. Pre-registration required for planetarium and workshop programs. Please allow 7-10 business days when mailing your registration form to ensure it is received prior to the program. Children under age 4 are not permitted in the workshops or planetarium. Museum is closed to the public during homeschool days.


May 5, 2014: Desert Diversity
Hot and dry deserts of the world are fascinating places that are made up of much more than sand and cacti! Discover the plants and animals that call these places home and how they adapt to such extreme conditions.
Family Workshop:
Offered at 10:30am (FULL) and 11:30am
Pre-registration required for workshop programs. Please allow 7-10 business days when mailing your registration form to ensure it is received prior to the program. Children under age 4 are not permitted in the workshop program.

Plus: Museum Quests, crafts and investigation
stations available 10:00am - 12:30pm.


June 2, 2014: H2O-My! Earth's Waters
The Earth's surface is nearly 75% covered with wet, wet stuff! From massive oceans to pristine lakes, and even the ponds here in Roger Williams Park. Explore bodies of water, water testing and conservation and how this precious resource makes life on Earth possible in so many ways.
Family Workshop:
Offered at 10:30am and 11:30am
Pre-registration required workshop programs. Please allow 7-10 business days when mailing your registration form to ensure it is received prior to the program. Children under age 4 are not permitted in the workshop program.

Plus: Museum Quests, crafts and investigation
stations available 10:00am - 12:30pm.


Registration:
Please click here for the homeschool advantures registration form. Pre-registration required for planetarium and workshop programs. Please allow 7-10 business days when mailing your registration form to ensure it is received prior to the program. Children under age 4 are not permitted in the workshops or planetarium. Museum is closed to the public during homeschool days. Space is limited, so register early.

Program Fee per Session:
$10 per family (up to 4 people) if pre-registered and pre-paid. Pre-registration required for planetarium and workshop programs.
$15 per family (up to 4 people) if you register the day of the event.
Please note: Family cost covers up to 4 people ONLY. Additional attendees will be charged $2/per person)







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