Riverside Science

Learn all about the Dan River and it's fascinating ecosystem.

Bookable Group Program

Additional Fee
10 and up
30 minutes

Learn about our local ecosystem and watershed directly from the Dan River. Walk down by the river for a first-hand lesson in ecology including simple water-monitoring techniques. All participants must wear long pants and closed-toe shoes.

Additional time may be required.

About Group Programs

Programs are explorations where participants watch and engage with a Science Center educator who showcases amazing scientific experiments to guests.

Currently Unavailable for Booking

While we’re not able to offer this programming now, it’s still in our repertoire. Once we can welcome groups back to the Science Center again, we will make this available for booking.

Animal Adaptations is designed for grades 4 – 6.

Virginia SOLs:

  • 4th grade: 9
  • 6th grade: 7