Field Trip Title: The Great Lakes Science Center
Date: Wednesday January 2, 2013
Start time: 10:00 AM
End time: Science Center closes at 5:00 PM
Great Lakes Science Center
601 Erieside Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44114
WECPTA Subsidy: $2/ticket
Sign Up and Payment Deadline: December 26, 2012
Organizer Name: Kristen Cole
Organizer E-mail Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Organizer Mailing Address: 27864 Berringer Run, Westlake
Description of Event:
Fun for all ages! Bring all the kids to the Great Lakes Science Center: Experiment with more than 100 hands-on exhibits that satisfy and delight the curious scientist in each of us. Explore the science of light, optics, sound, resonance, motion, mechanics, electricity, magnetism and weather. Touch The Indoor Tornado, stand on The Bridge of Fire, explore The Shadow Room and make music with the PVC Chorus.
Plus Special Exhibit: Frogs A Chorus of Colors: Hop in and meet these TOAD-ally cool creatures! Immerse yourself in the colorful and sonorous world of anurans – or frogs. Discover more than 70 live frogs from around the world showcased in habitats complete with rock ledges, live plants and waterfalls. Hear their different calls. This special exhibition invites you to explore all aspects of frogs. Learn about their biology and natural history, their role in human cultures, their importance to ecosystems and the peril they face in a changing environment. Ending January 6, 2013.
Leap into science: Enhance your visit to the Frogs exhibition by listening to a colorful frog story. Participate in hands-on activities and explore what makes a frog a frog.
Directions to Location: 90 East towards Cleveland,
Take the E 9th St exit, EXIT 172A, toward Downtown.
Turn slight right onto E 9th St.
Go approximately 1.2 mi. Turn left onto Erieside Ave. (Erieside Ave is 0.2 miles past E Lakeside Ave)
601 ERIESIDE AVE is on the right. Next to Cleveland Browns Stadium, you will see the large white turbine. Follow the signs for the parking garage
Organizer Cell # for Day of Event Assistance: 440-263-4450
Meetings:7 pm, second Tuesday of each monthSeptember - MayWestlake Elementary School