Geo-Workshops

All workshops take place at the museum.


April 1-2 – Opening Celebration

Join us Saturday and Sunday April 1-2 for our opening celebration filled with activities and prizes from noon-5pm.

May 21 – International Museum Day

Celebrate local museums with activities and tours throughout the valley.

June 24 – Rocks to Products

For youth in fourth grade and up. 10am-12 noon. $10 per child.

Explores the journey from raw material to rock-based end products. Includes study of Igneous, Sedimentary, and Ore samples and hands-on activities including volcano making, fossil digging, talc polishing, and gold panning. Also includes demonstrations and free samples!

Sponsored by Midas Gold.

Pre-registration is required by June 21st – call Eliza at 208-571-5720.

July 22 – What was that shaking?” How seismologists differentiate between earthquakes, volcanoes, and bomb blasts.

For youth in fourth grade and up. 10am-12 noon. $10 per child.

Instructor: Dr. Mike Morrison

Pre-registration is required by July 19th – call Eliza at 208-571-5720.