The Domes @ Home

The Domes at Home

Although you can’t come to the Domes right now, the Friends of the Domes has created this page to bring the Domes to you.

Each week we will add pages that can be colored any way you like to help learn more about The Domes.

We hope you are all doing well and enjoying some family time. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Mitchell Park Domes in the near future. Visit this page often as activities will be updated often.


Make a Cool Rain Stick

Download the PDF to make this cool rain stick from NASA. It’s a cool craft, a playable percussion instrument and a radical rainmaker made out of materials found at home. Make it sound like rain! And check out Mr. Pete’s Video on how he made it!

Make an Awesome Bird-Feeder!

Download the PDF to make this simply awesome bird-feeder! You’ll need peanut butter, an empty toilet paper roll and some bird seed! Mr. Pete will show you step by step on how to make this in an upcoming video.

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Select a drawing to download and color however you like.

Desert Plant

Draw a llne to connect the numbers from 1-26 and discover a popular desert plant.

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Even when the snow starts to fall, I can stlll see hundreds of bright red Poinsettias.

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Orchid Wall

There are all binds of exotic blooms on the orchid wall.

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Conservatory Gates

Draw a green hose from the faucet to every plant along the path. Troplcal plants need lots of water.

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Real Rainforest

The Tropical Dome has a warm, humid climate and giant plants Just llke a real rainforest.

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Model Train Layout

There are even model trains traveling past real plants that look like tiny trees!

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Show Dome Mums

Mums like the cool, fall weather and make the Show Dome bright and cheery.

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Model Train

It's a miniature world with hundreds of feet of train track throughout the garden.

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