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Earth Day

April 21, 2018

TIME: 10:00AM - 5:00PM


PRICE: FREE with paid admission to Science City


Join Us for Earth Day in Science City! Experience hands-on, interactive science activities, demos, workshops and more featuring…our Earth with special guest, Ripple Glass!

Who is Ripple Glass? 
The Kansas City region needed a better glass recycling solution – Ripple Glass is the answer. Over 100 drop-off locations make it easy and convenient. Our processing facility and partner companies keep it local. It all adds up to less waste, more energy-efficient solutions, a better environment, and a stronger economy. Visit the Ripple Glass table to learn more about how we recycle glass in Kansas City, what the glass is recycled into and sign-up to take a free bin to make glass recycling at home even easier! 

Saturday's Schedule*

11 am Early Learning Activity: Exploring textures in Nature in the KinderLab Classroom
11 am Walk Up Workshop: Make a Planter in Tapped Out Room
12 pm Demo: Water Filtration at the Demo Area
1 pm Science on a Sphere:  Wacky Weather at Science on a Sphere
2 pm Demo: Bugs in the Ecosystem in the Nature Center
3 pm Maker Studio Walk Up: Make a Terrarium in the Maker Studio 

11 am – 1pm, 2 pm – 3pm: Maker Studio Open House
12 – 4 pm: Spark!Lab Clean the Oceans at Spark!Lab

10am - 2pm: Ripple Glass
11:30 am – 2:30 pm: Smokey the Bear Appearances
*schedule subject to change.