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Events

  • Earth and Water Science Celebration

    September 21, 2020 through September 26, 2020

    12:00 AM-12:00 AM

    This is an online event.

    • Everyone

    Join the Academy of Natural Sciences this September for a brand-new round of earth and water activities and events for kids and families!

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  • Ask the Scientists: Water Heroes

    Tuesday, September 22, 2020

    3:00 PM-3:30 PM

    This is a digital program. Zoom information provided upon registration.

    • Everyone

    Join Academy scientists and educators for a live virtual program where kids lead the conversation! Featuring Academy scientists, “Water Heroes” will focus on ways that we can all pitch in to save the world’s most precious resource and protect the creatures that depend on it.

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  • Philadelphia Environmental Film Festival

    September 23, 2020 through September 27, 2020

    7:00 AM-11:59 PM

    This is an online event.

    • Everyone

    The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University is proud to be a lead sponsor of the 2020 Philadelphia Environmental Film Festival. For the first time, the Festival will be entirely virtual, with 13 curated programs consisting of 50 films, panel discussions and filmmaker Q&As—all available for viewing from your own home.

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  • Love the Earth Story Time

    Wednesday, September 23, 2020

    12:00 PM-1:00 PM

    This is a digital program. It will be hosted on Facebook Live.

    • Everyone

    Read along with early childhood educators as they share some of their favorite books that celebrate Earth and its environments. All ages are welcome to listen along, but our younger friends may enjoy this program the most.

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  • Ask the Scientists: Microplastic Madness

    Thursday, September 24, 2020

    3:00 PM-3:30 PM

    This is a digital program. Zoom information provided upon registration.

    • Everyone

    Join the directors of the award-winning kids’ documentary Microplastic Madness along with Academy scientists to sort through the invisible pollution contaminating our water.

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