2012 MN Field Trip EXPO

Tuesday, August 14, 2012
9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Mall of America

60 E Broadway
Bloomington, MN 55425

At the Mall of America in the Great Room, adjacent to Nickelodeon Universe. 

60+ MN providers in one place — at one time

Field Trip Destinations — Presenters — Fundraisers — Travel/Transportation Services  

A great place to discover and plan your 2012/2013 educational and recreational field trips and programs/presenters/performers. Many of the field trips and programs can be customized to be curriculum-based — the providers are willing to assist educators in meeting Minnesota's education standards.  

  • Workshops about sources for Field Trip and Program Grants
  • Hourly Drawings - Win a Field Trip or other giveaways  
    One example: Win one school field trip to the Science Museum of Minnesota with 100 General Exhibit Admissions 
  • Media Room with provider-narrated video tours scheduled throughout the event 
  • Post-EXPO MOA Scavenger Hunt for adult planners to experience a very popular MOA field trip activity — using iPads! 
  • Convenient food and meal vendors conveniently adjacent to the Great Room, and throughout Mall of America 
  • A lunch patio will be available for breaktimes, relaxation, plus patio tables for provider/planner "sit-down discussions" during the event. 
  • Free all-day parking in MOA parking ramps 
  • Every adult attendee will receive a Nickelodeon Mystery Ticket to use after the event.

Sponsored by the MALL OF AMERICA. In addition to sponsoring the EXPO, there will be a special MOA event after the EXPO. 

Target Audience: homeschool coop leaders & parents

Cost per Adult/Educator: free

Registration: Register online at www.mnfieldtriplibrary.org or at the door. While pre-registration is not required, it is encouraged. Those who do preregister will be entered into a special drawing to be held at 3pm on the day of the EXPO. 

Event Contact Person: Mark W Peterson
Event Contact Phone: 612-518-8353
Event Contact Email: mark(at)mnfieldtriplibrary [dot] org 

Information subject to change. Please check with Mall of America for the most current information.