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MAKE YOUR OWN ERUPTING VOLCANO

MAKE YOUR OWN ERUPTING VOLCANO

Friday, 17. august 2012
On Tuesday, August 15, 2012, there was the last but one workshop, organised by the Idrija Friends of youth association, for the children that spend their holidays at home. This time the focus was on volcanos: what are volcanos, what types of volcanos are there, where are they formed. We also looked...

MAKE CANDLE OUT OF BEESWAX

MAKE CANDLE OUT OF BEESWAX

Thursday, 16. august 2012
On Tuesday, August 7, 2012, as a part of the active-holiday programme, organised by the Idrija Friends of youth association,  there was a workshop called “Make candle out of beeswax”, led by Martina Šlabnik, at the natural market in Idrija. 13 children that spend their holidays actively at home and...

MAKE YOUR OWN AQUARIUM

MAKE YOUR OWN AQUARIUM

Friday, 20. july 2012
As a part of the active-holiday programme, organised by the Idrija Friends of youth association, the children who spend their holidays at home took part in the “Make our own aquarium” workshop that took place in the M Aquarium in Idrija. 19 dutiful, aspiring and creative children attended the...

RESEARCH CAMP IN VOJSKO

RESEARCH CAMP IN VOJSKO

Thursday, 19. july 2012
In the week from 18th to 22nd June the research camp for the best students of third triad in Idrija Elementary school in CŠOD Vojsko was organized. In an effort to learn about the natural environment in which the camp was held it was carried out with participation of the Mercury Mine Idrija. We...

ORIENTATION IN IDRIJA GEOPARK

ORIENTATION IN IDRIJA GEOPARK

Monday, 16. july 2012
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»DISCOVER GEOPARK IDRIJA« WORKSHOPS WITH THE SLOVENIAN ASSOCIATION OF FRIENDS OF YOUTH IDRIJA

»DISCOVER GEOPARK IDRIJA« WORKSHOPS WITH THE SLOVENIAN ASSOCIATION OF FRIENDS OF YOUTH IDRIJA

Tuesday, 10. july 2012
Also this summer The Slovenian Association of Friends of Youth Idrija prepared a varied events throughout the summer for all children who spend their holidays at home. This summer  attractions are workshops »Discover Geopark Idrija«. Despite the children will be highly entertained, they will...

LET\'S FIND THE PIT ELF PERKMANDLC - ANTHONY\'S MAIN ROAD

LET'S FIND THE PIT ELF PERKMANDLC - ANTHONY'S MAIN ROAD

Tuesday, 10. july 2012
Within the Geopark Idrija workshops »Discover Geopark Idrija« the children of the Slovenian Association of friends of Youth Idrija took part in the workshop »Let's find the pit elf Prekmandlc, which was organised in Anthony's Main Shaft on 3.7.2012.  After the teasing and roguish tale...

THE »RAINBOW FISH« EXIBITION IN AQUARIUM M

THE »RAINBOW FISH« EXIBITION IN AQUARIUM M

Tuesday, 10. july 2012
Aquarium M Idrija proudly hosts an exhibition of puppets from the performance "Rainbow Fish", organized by the students and teachers of primary school education and training for children with special needs in Primary School in Idrija. The exhibition will be open to the public from 7th July to...

AFTER MANY YEARS OF ENDEAVOUR THE IDRIJA MERCURY MINE, THE ALMADEN MERCURY MINE AND MINING HERITAGE FINALLY JOINED THE ELITE AND BECAME A PART OF THE UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE LIST

AFTER MANY YEARS OF ENDEAVOUR THE IDRIJA MERCURY MINE, THE ALMADEN MERCURY MINE AND MINING HERITAGE FINALLY JOINED THE ELITE AND BECAME A PART OF THE UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE LIST

Wednesday, 04. july 2012
On Saturday, June 30, great and long awaited news came from Saint Petersburg: the long-time endeavour has finally paid off.  At its 36. meeting the UNESCO World Heritage Committee included  the Idrija and Almaden mine on the UNESCO World Heritage List.  The effort to include the two of the...

GEOPARK IDRIJA UNDERWENT INTERNATIONAL EGN EVALUATION

GEOPARK IDRIJA UNDERWENT INTERNATIONAL EGN EVALUATION

Tuesday, 12. june 2012
Last weekend the Idrija Geopark was visited by two international European Geoparks Network (EGN) evaluators. The first one was Prof. Dr Jacque Charvet, an expert in the field of stratigraphy and plate tectonics and the vice president of the International Union of Geological Sciences (IUGS). The...

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