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Earth Optimism Winter Camp at IMAS
December 28, 2020 - January 4, 2021Free
RGV teens ages 13-18 are invited to participate in Earth Optimism at IMAS Camp Dec. 28-31. Participants will meet like-minded teens, and discuss global conservation and sustainability. They will also create a short video to promote practices for a sustainable future.
Participating teens will receive filming equipment, software and laptops to complete their video project. Videos will be entered into a global competition.
The in-person camp will take place at the museum in a small group of less than 10 people. Masks are a requirement and there is implementation of safe social distancing measures. Participants will not share any equipment. A final workshop will take place on Jan. 4 for teens to submit their video projects.
Participants must bring their own lunch/snacks on the Dec. 28-30. Lunch will be provided on Dec. 31. There is no cost to attend but due to registration limits, registration is a requirement.
The camp takes place daily from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. with early drop-off beginning at 8:30 a.m. Pickup runs until 3:30 p.m.
A virtual option is also available Jan. 4 from 4-5 p.m.
Earth Optimism at IMAS is sponsored by the Smithsonian Affiliates Women’s Committee.