August 6, 2022
3000 Sternberg Drive
Hays, KS 67601
Participation in this event is included in regular admission fees. No reservations required.
Come Discover the Secrets of Earth's Past!
Saturday, August 6, 2022
Be an Earth Detective! Come video chat with the scientists on board the JOIDES Resolution! Fun activities & events! Complete activities to win PRIZES!
Come discover the secrets of the earth's past! Inspired by the traveling exhibit in Search of Earth's Secrets, uncover the extraordinary truth of fossils, volcanos, earthquakes, & more!
Most activities will go on throughout the event, but there will be two scheduled activities:
Make Your Own Drill Core: Make your own drill core out of cupcakes! See how researchers collect core samples in a fun & delicious way! This activity will happen at 11 AM & 1 PM; it is a first-come-first-serve activity for the first 20 people in a session.
Video Chat with Scientists from the JOIDES Resolution: Get a chance to video chat with the actual scientists on board the JOIDES Resolution & learn what they are currently researching. This activity begins at 12 PM.