Field trips can enhance learning, increase interest and help to solidify concepts. Besides all that, there fun! Join HOME at various locations throughout the year for some real-world learning experiences!
During this three hour program your children will become geologists! They will touch minerals in the Rocks in Your Life program, examine igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic rocks, look at rocks under a black light, tour our Maine minerals, examine fossil collections, and learn how fossils form and what they tell us about the past. Take a walk outside and learn about different types of soil. collect soil samples and examine and compare them. The day will finish with a guided tour of the museum focusing on rock collections in the museum.
Date: June 8, 2020
Time: 10am to 1:30pm, please arrive 15 minutes prior to program start time
Location: 14 Easler Rd., Hinckley
Recommended Age/Grade Range: all ages
Cost: $4 per person, Please pre-register below
Lunch: Bring a picnic lunch
Please pre-register by completing either the online or mail-in Event Registration Form below.
Make your payment using the Donate button in the margin to the right. (Pre-registration helps to ensure that enough staff members are available for the number of participants. Thank you for your assistance!)
* Event Refund Policy - Registration fees may be refunded up to the registration deadline for any HOME field trip. No refunds will be made after the registration deadline. In the event that you must cancel, please consider making your fee a donation to HOME rather than requesting a refund! If an event must be canceled or rescheduled for any reason, HOME will notify participants. Refunds will then be considered on a case by case basis, depending on whether or not the event is rescheduled.
** HOME does not take any responsibility for views expressed during scheduled activities. Please use your own discretion.