Nature and Science at Wonder Works: Let’s Do Geology
6445 W. North Ave.
Oak Park, IL 60302
Toudh big rocks, sort smaller rocks and sift through tiny rocks from the art-room sandbox. Plud, collect coal and iron ore hauled by a O-scale model railway, plus gravel used to support real railroad tracks (including gray limestone, red granite, and pink quartzite). The play-dough table will be set up as a quarry, where diggers and dump trucks excavate rocks and crystals, and wooden trains haul them away.
Event Cost: Free with museum admission
Price Category: $
Event times: 10 a.m.-noon