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New Years Around the World: Youth Class

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Get ready to dive into adventure from around the world! From amazing traditions to unique animals, art, and foods, the world is an amazing place. Join us for some special learning at the museum.

School’s CLOSED, but Burpee is OPEN for an exploration of anthropology! Learn what it is like to celebrate in different climates with different resources. Each class will focus on the cultures of a different region of the world, including Europe, South America, Asia and Africa.

Sign up for one or all of the classes and expand your knowledge of the world. Join Burpee on a tour of New Years festivities around the world. Learn about how different countries celebrate the new year with traditions, art and food. Explore what it’s like to celebrate in different climates, and interact with live animals from all over the world. Create special keepsakes to take home.

Subarea:Rockford Downtown

Directions:
Burpee Museum - 737 N. Main St., Rockford, IL 61103 - From I-90 and E. State St. (US Business 20): west on Business 20 6.5 miles to IL 2 north (Wyman St., first street past the Rock River); right on IL 2 five blocks to the museum complex on the right side of the one-way street (N. Main St.). From the south, I-39: west on US 20 Bypass to IL 2 (S. Main St.); north on IL 2 through the downtown to the museum complex. Park in the Riverfront Museum parking lot or the Burpee Museum lot. An above-ground tunnel connects Riverfront Museum Park and Burpee Museum.

New Years Around the World: Youth Class
  • December 30, 2019 - December 30, 2019
  • Burpee Museum of Natural History
  • General Public: $32 full day, $16 Half day | Members: $20 Full day, $10 Half day