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Science Saturday: The Solstice and the Sun

Sat, December 12, 2020 @ 1:30 pm 2:30 pm

Join us on Saturday, December 12th, from 1:30-2:30 pm for our Science Saturday program: The Solstice and the Sun!

Topics include:

  • What is the solstice and why does it occur?
  • Explore the relationship between the Sun and the Earth
  • How does the Sun work?
  • Construct an Earth / Sun timeline
  • Construct an Earth / Sun model
  • What is Stonehenge, and how might it relate to the Sun?
  • Discover Solstice traditions from around the world.

Kindergarten and up ages are welcome, and the price is included with general admission and is free for RBNC members.

General admission: $6, Children/Seniors/Military/Students: $5, and Children 1 and Under and RBNC members are free.

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