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Earth Optimism Teen Event: Climate Change and You!
April 22, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Join Earth Optimism 2018: Climate Change and You! Once again, Q?rius will be closed to the public and open only to a limited number of registered teens + conservation leaders, scientists, photographers, artists and more! This free event is for teens ages 13-19. Registration is required.
- Be Empowered: Learn how you can get involved in climate change solutions
- Be Informed: Talk with scientists, climate leaders, and engaged teens about climate science, impacts, and efforts
- Get Involved: Get information on internships, opportunities, and places to go, locally and globally
- Hang Out: Meet other local teens who are interested in science and enjoy free sustainable, local food
Teen Panel: Hear from teens about how they are being climate change leaders in their community.
Smithsonian Recycling Challenge: This activity will be led by Dr. Eric Hollinger, an archaeologist who helps the Smithsonian study ways of reducing its environmental impacts by diverting its waste to recycling and composting.