The Piedmont Rocks

Event Details

Date: July 06, 2016
Time: 10:15 am—12:00 pm
Location: Museum of York County

Event Description:

Christian Cicimurri, Curator of Natural Science, McKissick Museum, will be sharing her expertise of the rocks and minerals of the Carolina Piedmont region. Be prepared for some erupting news as we learn about our active Earth and local volcanoes. There are two programs, the first starting at 10:15 am, the second at 11:15 am. 

After each program, join Dirt Dauber Deb’s Mobile Gem Mine outside for a chance to pan for gemstones you can keep. Tickets for panning are an additional $3 per person.

Part of MYCO’s Wonderful Wednesdays:

Enjoy Wonderful Wednesdays where children and adults will learn about the prehistoric world of dinosaurs, Piedmont fossils, rocks, minerals, meteorites and more.  Collectible dinosaur cards and tattoos will be available every week.  Collect all seven!