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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.


April 22, 2018
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Q?rius at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
10th St. & Constitution Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20560 United States
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