July 21: Rocket Park Recess: Grow

 

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(Due to a heat advisory, our Catapult Launch at 1 pm is canceled.)

Get a little dirt under your finger nails and explore what it means to grow and farm in an urban setting with workshops and demonstrations. Free with NYSCI admission, unless otherwise noted.

*Activities are weather permitting.

Rocket Park Activities

  • Carnivorous Plant Workshops: (1 & 2:30 pm) Learn about carnivorous plants and the bugs they like to eat with plants supplied by Midtown Carnivores. Materials fee: $4 (Members: $2) Unfortunately, due to a smaller capacity, we cannot accommodate groups for this workshop.
  • (Canceled) Launch of Giant Catapult, Chuck: (1 pm) in the Back Field.  Watch our catapult, Chuck, toss watermelons in the air.
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