Returning March 2018

Event Details

Roadside Geology
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Date:
Thursday, March 16, 2017 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Location:
Woodruff Arts Plaza, Symphony Hall Side (1280 Peachtree St NE Atlanta GA 30309)
Presenting Partner(s):
Atlanta Geological Society, Georgia Mineral Society
Audience(s):
  • Teens (age 13-18)
  • Families
  • Adults
Topic(s):
  • Arts/STEAM
  • Earth & Space Science
  • Nature & Environment
  • Science & Society
Admission:
Free (Event is full)

THIS EVENT HAS REACHED CAPACITY.

Tag along with two geologist-educators to see the beautiful building stones and folded natural rock layers of Midtown Atlanta, on a walking tour from Symphony Hall to Rhodes Hall. Dr. Bill Witherspoon, co-author of Roadside Geology of Georgia, teams up with highly sought guest speaker from Georgia Mineral Society and Atlanta Geological Society, Bill Waggener, to interpret the stories that rocks tell.
Meet outside the plaza at the High Museum on the Symphony Hall side. Pay parking is available on the street or at Woodruff Arts Center. Or take Marta to the Arts Center stop!
Note: This event also occurs on Sunday March 19 at 2pm.

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