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Adventure Pass Park Days – Art in the Park

May 6, 2023 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Empire Mine State Historic Park is hosting three family focused events to promote the Adventure Pass program. Empire Mine is one of nineteen state parks who are participating in this pilot program which allows fourth graders and their families to get into the park for free. The park is hosting themed events designed to encourage families to come to the park and learn something new together through hands-on activities. Parents are required to obtain their Adventure Pass prior to coming into the park.  During these events, visitors are welcome to bring a picnic lunch to enjoy in the park.

  • Art in the Park
    • When: May 6, 2023 11:00am-3:00pm
    • Where: Empire Mine
    • What: Kicking off Art Month in Nevada County, come learn different art techniques with our hands-on activities. Enjoy the first days of spring with a picnic in the park, take a tour through our historic buildings, and learn what it takes to become a park ranger.

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  • Outside Science
    • When: June 3, 2023 11:00am-3:00pm
    • Where: Empire Mine
    • What: What better place to learn about outdoor science like your local state park?
      See the park through a different lens with nature tours, hands-on science activities, and learn about the different ways our environmental scientists monitor the Park.
  • Innovation and Consequences at Empire Mine
    • When: September 9, 2023 11:00am-3:00pm
    • Where: Empire Mine
    • What: Nevada County has a rich history in hard rock mining with technological innovations and environmental consequences. Bring your thought provoking questions as we dive deep into the long-term effects of hard rock mining.

Details

Date:
May 6, 2023
Time:
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

State Parks

Venue

Empire Mine State Historic Park
10791 Empire Street
Grass Valley, CA 95945 United States
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Phone
(530) 273-8522

Details

Date:
May 6, 2023
Time:
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

State Parks

Venue

Empire Mine State Historic Park
10791 Empire Street
Grass Valley, CA 95945 United States
+ Google Map
Phone
(530) 273-8522