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Earth Day Celebration

April 27 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Earth Day Celebration

11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Visit the Cowan Museum of History and Science for a celebration of our extraordinary planet. During our Earth Day party, people of all ages may enjoy the following:

  • Hands-on activities about earth science and astronomy provided by the National Informal STEM Education (NISE) Network.
  • Learn about silkworms and paint on silk!
  • See paintings done by birds from the Cape Fear Parrot Sanctuary and meet some of their feathered residents. There will also be a Meet & Greet with the “Pirates for Parrots” author and Charlie, the Picasso of Parrots.
  • Raffle/prizes (a chance to win a dinosaur tooth)!
  • Tree planting ceremony.
  • Nature photography exhibit/sale.
  • Food!
  • Plant sale in the historical park’s General Store.
  • New Earth Day-related additions to our Little Free Library.
  • Plus, our neighbors at Liberty Hall Restoration will hold their Heritage Day, where one may learn the science behind everyday activities in the 1800s, like laundry!
  • Where? Cowan Museum of History and Science
  • 411 S. Main St., Kenansville, NC 28349
  • (910) 296-2149, cowanmuseum.org


For questions about the event contact the Cowan Museum of History and Science at (910) 296-2149, or visit www.cowanmuseum.org.


April 27
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Cowan Museum of History and Science
411 S. Main Street
Kenansville, NC 28349 United States
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