SCIENCE FESTIVAL EVENT - PRECIOUS CORALS, JEWELS OF THE CROWN

12 November 2018 16:00 – 18:00
Location: Clones Library, 98 Avenue, Clones, County Monaghan, Ireland

SCIENCE FESTIVAL EVENT - PRECIOUS CORALS, JEWELS OF THE CROWN

Date: 12 November

Time: 4pm

Venue: Clones Library

For children aged 8-12 years

These workshops will explore through art the importance of coral reefs in our oceans. What they are, what their role is, and how they are in danger from pollution etc. Beautiful images of corals will decorate the walls and we will look at how diverse they are and which aquatic animals depend on them. We at the art work of Stephanie Kilgast who makes coral sculptures on old tin cans. Children will make their own coral sculpture using FIMO clay on a piece of plastic to highlight how pollution effects our world.