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H2Oh! River Weekend

Cost: Free with Admission
Date: Aug 11, 2018 Daily until Aug 12, 2018

H2Oh! River Weekend
Presented by Alcosan

Sat. and Sun., Aug. 11-12
10 am - 4 pm

H2Oh! River Weekend showcases special water-themed demonstrations and activities inspired by our H2Oh! why our rivers matter exhibit. Learn the interconnectedness of the "web of life" and check out live local fish, reptiles, and amphibians in our Field Station. Take a stroll through our brand new Nimick Forbesway Foundation Rain Garden, and learn how to help protect our waterways.

Experience scientific concepts such as density, buoyancy, and surface tension in action, all while enjoying the view of Pittsburgh's three rivers.

Plus, enjoy make-and-take activities and live demonstrations in our PPG Science Pavilion's FedEx STEM Learning Labs and outside near the Ohio River!

  • Meet some of the most interesting live local fish, reptiles, and amphibians that live in our rivers while exploring how they work together in the "web of life"
  • Dive into activities that show where our water comes from
  • Discover ways water is conserved
  • Try your hand at fish printing
  • Enjoy story time with Della and Lila Meet the Monongahela Mermaid
  • Go fishing on the Ohio River with PA Fish & Boat Commission
  • Meet live animals with Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium
  • Learn about aquaponics with The Door Campaign!
  • Add on to the adventure by purchasing tickets to Amazon Adventure inside The Rangos Giant Cinema!

H2Oh! River Weekend is presented by

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Aug 11, 2018 - Aug 12, 201810:00 am


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