Born to Be Wild
Saturday, April 25, 2020 10:00 AM — 1:00 PM
Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day with outdoor adventures, including:
- Join the international City Nature Challenge competition by making nature observations using the iNaturalist app
- Meet several species of wild animals up close—including a live hawk, owl, opossum and/or tortoise—with ambassadors from AWARE Wildlife Center*
- Experience uplifting nature-themed 3D movies, including Hidden Pacific and Back from the Brink: Saved from Extinction**
- Explore restoration efforts in Fernbank Forest with the Deep Forest Field School
- Enjoy a tree and plant identification tour with Trees Atlanta
- Discover how arborists assess and keep trees safe, healthy and beautiful with Arborguard.
- See and learn about the creation of sustainable art with Atlanta-based artist Jiiri, and take home a custom coloring sheet inspired by the event.
*Exact animal species are not final and are subject to change last-minute.
Cost: General event activities are included with museum admission and free for members. **Movies available with purchase of a Value Pass.
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