2020 Festival Event:

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Roadside Geology

Tag along with two geologist-educators to see the beautiful building stones and folded natural rock layers of Midtown Atlanta, on a 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 (GMS), Bill Waggener, to interpret the stories that rocks tell. Each attendee will receive a Georgia Mineral Society grab bag.

Paid parking is available in the Woodruff Arts Center garage, as well as metered street parking.

Note: This event repeats on March 12 with a different starting point.

Presented by Georgia Mineral Society

Topics: Earth & Space Science Nature & Environment Science & Society STEAM
Audience: Adults Families High School Middle School Educators


First Presbyterian Church of Atlanta Parking Lot

1328 Peachtree St NE

Atlanta, 30309


Sunday, March 15th, 2020

2:00 pm – 4:30 pm


Price: $5