Prehistoric Preschool-Fall Session 1: Rocks & Volcanoes, Saturday Mornings
Fall Session 1: Rocks & Volcanoes
What's the difference between a pink rock and a black one? How does a volcano explode? Will any of the many extinct volcanoes in our state ever erupt again? Are Mars red rocks like New Mexico red rocks? If you and your child love rocks, and are curious about volcanoes, come explore rocks and volcanoes of New Mexico and Mars together!
1) All About Rocks
2) All About Volcanoes
3) New Mexico's Rocks and Volcanoes
4) Rocks and Volcanoes of the Planet Mars
Prehistoric Preschool is a Museum program for 3-5 year-olds and their adult companions to explore natural history topics in a supportive and fun atmosphere. All activities are child-centered, hands-on, and age appropriate. Classes include two hours of crafts, songs, games, puppet shows, investigating specimens from the Museum's collections, Museum visits, and a fun and healthy snack.
This class meets on Saturday mornings,10am-Noon: September 8, September 22, October 6, & October 20.
This program is also offered:
Thursday mornings,10am-Noon: September 6, September 20, October 4, & October 18.
New! Thursday afternoons,1:00pm-3:00pm: September 6, September 20, October 4, & October 18.
Friday mornings,10am-Noon: September 7, September 21, October 5, & October 19.
Saturday afternoons,1:00pm-3:00pm: September 8, September 22, October 6, & October 20.
--Look for a separate Brown Paper Ticket event listing for each.
Scholarships are available for children who qualify and are awarded on a first-come, first-served basis. To apply go to http://www.nmnaturalhistory.org/preschool.html and download the form containing the Scholarship application and instructions. For additional questions please do call 505 841-2861.
The New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science reserves the right to cancel any event that does not reach a minimum of 6 participants.
New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science (View)
1801 Mountain Rd NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104
|Minimum Age: 3|
|Kid Friendly: Yes!|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|