Gems for Kids
August 30 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pmFree
This is a program about gemstones. Rocks and minerals are all over the world no matter where you come from. Join Hancock Park Districts to take a look at and identify different rocks and minerals as we explore how they were formed and what makes them special. Learn how to make rock candy to enjoy. Kids will get a gem of their own to take home to add to their collection.
Meet at the Discovery Center at the Oakwoods Nature Preserve by 2pm. This event is recommended for children ages 6 – 10. The event is free but you must register online by 4pm on Monday, August 29th by visiting the link found here. The maximum capacity for this event is 20 people.