S.T.E.M. with Snowflakes set for Dec. 1 at museum

The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks’ Mississippi Museum of Natural Science is hosting a S.T.E.M. with Snowflakes event from 9 a.m. to noon Friday. Dec. 1.

Experiment with instant snow, create snowflake symmetry with paper snowflakes, explore the fascinating properties of dry ice, and hear the wonderful story of “Snowflake Bentley” – the naturalist and photographer who first captured snowflakes on film.  These and other hand-on stations, led by museum educators are part of our holiday S.T.E.M. fun.

Cost is $8 for adults, $6 for children ages 3 and up. Entry cost for children under age 3 is free.

Entry cost for Museum Foundation members is free. Group rates available.

To make reservations contact Yolanda.hawkins@mmns.ms.gov.