Thursday, April 22, 2010
Earth Day: could Shreveport care less?
Program highlights will include:
* Solar Hot Dogs - 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Weather permitting and while supplies last, visitors will prepare hot dogs on a solar-powered cooker.
* Paper Recycling - 11:30 a.m. & 2:30 p.m.
Visitors will make new paper from blending wasted paper scraps.
* Wind Farm Challenge - 11:30 a.m. & 2:30 p.m.
Visitors of all ages will make and test their own mini wind mills.
* Solar Cars - 12:30 p.m. & 3:30 p.m.
Visitors will build solar cars using kits available at Sci-Port.
* Recycled Paper Pots - 12:30 p.m. & 3:30 p.m.
Paper items will be converted into pots perfect for growing plants.
* Rainforest Game - 1 p.m. & 3 p.m.
An interactive game that teaches the importance of rainforests to our planets.
* Talkin’ Trash - 2 p.m. & 4 p.m.
An examination of trash found in a landfill.
All activities are included with regular admission and free to Sci-Port members.