SAMSSA days

Together Dynamic Earth and SAMSSA are hosting a special day for SAMSSA members.

  • Date: Saturday, June 10, 2017

  • Time: 10 am – 5 pm

  • Place: Dynamic Earth – Home of the Big Nickel

Science Park - Ontario's first and only Science Park!

Featuring large-scale exhibits and science-themed interactive structures, visitors of all ages will enjoy this outdoor experience.

  • Slide down the large “molten slag” slide towards a real slag pot
  • Get in the driver’s seat of an authentic Scooptram® underground loader
  • Climb on the net-like climbing structure
  • Operate a digger to excavate sand in the Sand Pit Zone
  • Create music with a rock xylophone
  • Replicate the movement of a seismic wave on a wave maker

Earthquake workshop (at 11:30am and 2:30pm):

Learn about the forces that shape our planet! Have you ever wondered how earthquakes are created and why some result in more damage than others? Join our bluecoat in the Science Park to examine these earth-rocking events in more detail and even create your own on our X-Wave!

Come back in the evening for the Big Nickel Show! Travel through time and experience the engaging story of Sudbury, as you never have before!

Show times: 10:00 PM, 10:30 PM, and 11:00 PM

MORE INFORMATION

  • Drone testing/flying station
  • Mine Rescue Training Experience
  • Digital Sandbox
  • Underground tour

Mark your calendars, the next Dynamic Earth SAMSSA Days is: October 6, 2017 – Halloween Event