Fossil and Rock Expedition

Fossil and Rock Expedition

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Saturday, October 5, 2019

Join us for an exciting day of searching for ancient fossils in the creek beds on the Sun Foundation grounds.

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Families and Scouts (children must be accompanied by adult)

Date:

Saturday, October 5, 2019
Rain date: Saturday, October 12, 2019

Time:

9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Where:

Sun Foundation Art & Nature Center

Hosted by:

Dr. Merrill Foster,
Geologist, Bradley University

Fees:

$12/person, $22/Family

Program Details

Join Dr. Merrill Foster, PhD, Harvard University and Professor of Geology at Bradley University, for an exciting day of searching for ancient fossils in the creek beds on the Sun Foundation Art and Nature Center. Adults and children alike are welcome to join Dr. Foster, a leader in his field, to learn about these million-year-old artifacts. Gentle rain or shine, participants should be equipped to spend the day outdoors, hiking over uneven terrain. Bring lunch, bottled water, rain gear, shoes that can get muddy, a bucket, plastic bags, and a hand trowel.