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. . . Always being prepared to make a defense to anyone who asks you for a reason for the hope that is in you. (1 Peter 3:15, ESV)
Join us as we examine dating methods, fossils, and dinosaurs from a biblical worldview. The evidence from a biblical worldview clearly shows that the earth is young, and Noah’s global flood buried organisms creating the vast majority of fossils just a few thousand years ago.
Open to students ages 11 and up.
Explore Fossils is scheduled from 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
The Explore Days program is on a four-year rotating schedule. Each Explore Day includes a minimum of four hands-on, interactive sessions. The yearly topics are provided in the schedule below.
Please keep in mind that some of our activities are contingent upon weather.
Availability is limited, so sign up today!
You can find answers to common questions on the Explore Days FAQ page.
Please contact us for more information or if you would like to schedule a private Explore day for your group.
|Session 1||Session 2||Session 3||Session 4|
|Year 1||What Is a Fossil?||Fossil Formation||Fossil Preservation||Fossil Hunt|
|Year 2||Dinosaur Fossils||What Is and Isn’t a Dinosaur?||Dinosaur Dig Site||Dinosaur Scavenger Hunt|
|Year 3||Interpreting Fossils||Invertebrate and Vertebrate Fossils
|Ape-men||People of the Past|
|Year 4||Dating Fossils||Geologic Record||Transitional Forms||Is a Bird a Dinosaur?|