VW (1000 X 350 Px) (1)

January 29 & 30, 2022

10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Event is included in admission to the museum

Celebrate the wonders of winter at the EcoTarium! Find fun and beauty in these short winter days through snowflake investigation; learn what native animals do when the ground freezes; discover what to look for in the night sky; enjoy icy art experiences, and more. You can even try your hand at building a cold-weather shelter of your own! Get your family out n’ about, moving, creating, and learning!


11:00 am           Over the Snow: Winter Tracks

12:00  pm          Fox Chat (outside!)

1:00   pm           Wild Walk (outside!)

3:00   pm           Winter Constellations


  • Build a cold-weather shelter with Imagination Playground
  • Discover how you can catch ice cubes with just a piece of string and a sprinkle of salt
  • Find out how animals stay warm, from fur to blubber
  • Search for winter birds in Nature Explore
  • Create snowflakes three different ways!