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Storywalk Series (rocks/seashore)

August 22, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

#11 Tuesday, August 22th 3p-4p (Rocks/Seashore)

Leaders: TBD, Garreth Helm

Location: Bowdoin College Coastal Studies Center

240 Bayview Rd,

Orr’s Island, ME 04066

Nature topic/focus: During a visit to the Bowdoin College Coastal Studies Center, experts will accompany attendees on a journey to learn about rocks and minerals. The rocks that jut out by the waterline present a learning opportunity to illustrate how rocks are formed and how they create a habitat for many tiny creatures who live near the water line.

Books: Thorson, Kristine and Robert Thorson. Illustrated by Gustav Moore. Stone Wall

Secrets. Tilbury House Publishers: Gardiner Maine. 1998.

Reference: Callery, Sean and Miranda Smith. Photography by Gary Ombler. Rocks, Minerals and

Gems: The definitive visual catalog of the treasure beneath your feet. Scholastic Inc.: New York, 2016; Evert, Laura. Illustrated by Linda Garrow. Rocks, Fossils and Arrowheads. Northword

Publishers: Minnetonka, MN. 2002.


August 22, 2017
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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