Explore Environmental Science

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For by him all things were created, in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or dominions or rulers or authorities—all things were created through him and for him. And he is before all things, and in him all things hold together.
(Colossians 1:16-17, ESV)

Learn about God’s created kinds and their relationships with each other and their environment in a fallen world. Explore Environmental Science will take an in depth look at the study of environmentalism, ecological relationships and introduce students to study design.

Open to students ages 11 to 18 years of age.

Explore Environmental Science is scheduled from 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

The Explore Days program is on a four-year rotating schedule. Each Explore Day includes a minimum of four hands-on, interactive sessions. The yearly topics are provided in the schedule below.

Please keep in mind that some of our activities are contingent upon weather.

Availability is limited, so sign up today!

Pricing & Registration

  • $34.99/student (museum general admission is not required or included)
  • Includes all scheduled events, lunch, and parking fee.

You can find answers to common questions on the Explore Days FAQ page.

Please contact us for more information or if you would like to schedule a private Explore day for your group.


  • Wednesday, April 19, 2023

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Four-Year Rotating Schedule

  Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session 4
Year 1 What is Environmental Science? Ecological Relationships Terrestrial and Aquatic Environments Food and Food Webs
Year 2 Stewardship Sustainability Weather and Climate Change Toxicology
Year 3 Earth Formations Energy Resources Rocks, Minerals and Fossils Soils
Year 4 Biodiversity Wildlife Conservation Environmental Study

The Spring 2023 season of Explore will be covering Year 1 topics. The Fall 2023 and Spring 2024 seasons of Explore will be covering Year 2 topics.