Meet Star Wars Characters from the 501st New England Garrison | EcoTarium

Meet Star Wars Characters from the 501st New England Garrison

Saturday, January 20, 2018

Stormtroopers and Jedi are landing at the EcoTarium! Come dressed as your favorite character and meet members of the 501st New England Garrison from 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

While you're here, learn about space exploration and more in our Science Discovery programs and shows in the Alden Digital Planetarium: A National Geographic Theater.

Science Discovery Programs

  • 11:30 a.m. Mousetronaut!
    Do you have what it takes to get to a galaxy far, far away? Come learn how animals have helped astronauts complete their missions to the moon, Mars, and beyond!
  • 12:30 p.m. Using the Force
    Did you know that the electromagnetic force is one of the four fundamental forces of nature? Come learn how to use this force to lift and levitate objects. Enjoy it, you will!
  • 2:30 p.m. Mousetronaut!
    Do you have what it takes to get to a galaxy far, far away? Come learn how animals have helped astronauts complete their missions to the moon, Mars, and beyond!
  • 3:30 p.m. Using the Force
    Did you know that the electromagnetic force is one of the four fundamental forces of nature? Come learn how to use this force to lift and levitate objects. Enjoy it, you will!

 

Refreshments

Lunch and snack items will be available for purchase from Eric's LaPatisserie between 11:30 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.

Beverage and snack vending machines are available inside the museum on the Middle Level. In addition, picnicking is welcome on the EcoTarium grounds.