• The Coralyn W. Whitney Science Education Center Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History (map)
  • Washington DC

Dr. Schindler will be speaking at the Earth Optimism Event and his 15 year old daughter, Brianna, will be a member of the student panel!

This is a Free Event for Teens Ages 13-19

Come Celebrate Earth Optimism 2019: A Focus on Food!

Once again, Q?rius will be closed to the public and open only to a limited number of registered teens, plus scientists, curators, community leaders, and other experts in the field of food.

  • Hang Out: Meet other local teens and enjoy FREE sustainable and local food!

  • Be Empowered: Explore ways to make informed decisions about food: nutrition, health, sustainability, security, culture, and more.

  • Be Informed: Talk with scientists, food experts, community leaders, and your peers about aspects of food you never thought of.

  • Get Involved: Find out about Earth Day events, internships, places to visit, and local projects.