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Intro to Rock Identification

Presented by Museum of Natural History and Planetarium at Museum of Natural History and Planetarium, Providence RI

Feb 26 2022
Intro to Rock Identification

Have you ever picked up a rock and wondered what it was? Join us at the Museum for a crash course on rock identification. We will start with a short presentation that will give an overview of Rhode Island’s geologic history as well as a primer on the basic minerals and rock types, followed by a hands-on segment where we will look at various rock specimens from the Museum’s collections.

Program fee: $3 per person per program/Museum Members free. Pre-registration is required. Capacity is

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ADMISSION INFO

Contact: 401-680-7221

Email: mnhinfo@providenceri.gov

INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Feb 26, 2022 at 10:30 am - 11:30 am (Sat)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

Museum of Natural History and Planetarium

Roger Williams Park, 1000 Elmwood Ave, Providence, RI 02907

PARKING INFO

Free, on-site parking.

ACCESSIBILITY INFO

    • Wheelchair Access

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