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    Rockhounders

  • Recurring weekly on Friday
  • Dates:
    April 7, 2017 - April 28, 2017
  • Time:
    5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
  • Admission:
    $7 per child
  • Location:
  • Address:
    7500 Accotink Park Rd., Springfield, VA 22150
  • Phone:
    703-569-0285
Details

Join us at Lake Accotink's visitors center as we explore the world of geology in this hands-on series in which children will get to conduct experiments, learn about the different types of rocks and minerals locally and globally, test rocks and their hardness, and so much more! Ages 6-12yr

Topics:

4/7: What is a Rock?

 4/14: Rock hardness Testing

4/21: Volcanos and Earthquakes

4/28: Rock and Mineral uses