Spend your summer in the Park. Your child can experience hands-on environmental education right in the heart of Atlanta. The Piedmont Park Conservancy’s Science Series provides youth with opportunities to make new friends, engage in science crafts and explore Piedmont Park.

Summer Break Science Series

  • When

    Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays from 9:30am-10:30am.
    Starting Monday, June 12 through the end of August

  • Where

    Park at SAGE Parking Deck.
    1342 Worchester Drive NE, Atlanta, GA 30306
    Meet at the Welcome Plaza at Level 1 of the parking deck.

  • Who

    Recommended for ages 6-8, but all ages and siblings are welcome. Please note: Adult must remain with child throughout program.

  • Registration

    Walk ups are welcome. RSVPs are appreciated. Please email: fieldtrips@piedmontpark.org
    $5 per child; $4 per child for Piedmont Park Conservancy members.

Mad Scientist Mondays
Calling all Junior Chemists, Geologists, Physicists and Astronomers! Focus: Physical Sciences, math, engineering and the study of non-living things Activities may include: designing pinecone parachutes, boats that float, balloon race cars, bottle rockets, and sundials

Trash to Treasure Tuesdays
Calling all Junior Planet Protectors! Focus: Environmental Education and the study of Reduce, Re-use, Recycle Rule Activities may include: creating bird feeders, watering cans, and artwork from recycled materials, remaking plant-able paper, constructing worm compost/observing worm’s adaptations, and experimenting with pollution solutions

WONDERful and Wild Wednesdays
Calling all Junior Biologists, Botanists, and Zoologists! Focus: Life Science, the study of plants, animals, and other living organisms Activities may include: monarchs and milkweed garden tour and solar prints, buzz on bees apiary tour and honeycomb craft, needs, seeds, and nature habitat hike and Mother Nature bracelet, decomposer compost tour and fungi as art mushroom masterpiece, who is who bird watching and owl pellet dissection.

For more information, please email fieldtrips@piedmontpark.org or call Natalie Brett, Education Coordinator, at 404.875.7275 x325.

Interested in hosting a field trip in Piedmont Park? Visit our Field Trip Programs page. Also, check back for 2018 Spring Break Science Series dates early next year!