2020 Festival Event:

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Roadside Geology

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT. There are still spots remaining in the March 15 session.

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, 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: There is a second session of this event with a different starting point on March 15.

Presented by Georgia Mineral Society

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


South Entry Foyer of Symphony Hall

1280 Peachtree St NE

Atlanta, 30309


Thursday, March 12th, 2020

1:00 pm – 3:30 pm