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Monday, May 26, 2014 — 8:00 AM to Friday, May 30, 2014 — 2:30 PM EDT

A Hands-On Environment for Water Education

Children raising both hands in the airCome visit the 19th Annual Waterloo Wellington Children's Groundwater Festival (WWCGF) which offers hands-on activities, discussions, demonstrations, displays and exhibits that will challenge students to consider the importance of groundwater to them as individuals and to society at large.

Students will learn about:

  • the physical science of groundwater

  • groundwater as a resource

  • the water cycle

  • the interdependence of people, plants, animals, soil, air and water

  • the results of the interaction between people and water, and what effects it has on the environment

  • the role of water in historic and contemporary processes and technology

Come visit us at this amazing event. It's sure to be a splash!

Please note: Event is currently full and can only be booked by teachers through the WWCGF website.

Cost 
$7
Location 
Waterloo Region Museum
10 Huron Road
Kitchener, ON N2P 2R7
Canada

Museum hours

Conestoga Rovers Learning Centre (the “Dino pit”) open Monday to Friday from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.

The museum’s main atrium, mining tunnel, Great Lakes fountain and stunning mineral exhibits open all day Monday to Friday and weekends from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.

Peter Russell Rock Garden (located outdoors) open to the public year round. Self-guided tours are available.

Admission is free! For more information, see Visit Us.

Scavenger hunts for kids ages 6 to 12+