Science Odyssey - Rocks with the Museum at Home

Event

Redpath Museum 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 0C4, CA
Price: 
FREE zoom presentation.

As part of ScienceOdyssey, the Redpath Museum presents a series of 4 special virtual workshop animated by students from SMOrES.

See how rocks ….rock!. Rocks are all around us, we use them to make buildings and roads, we even use parts of them in our cars and computers. But not all rocks are the same. We fill find out how geologists identify rocks and minerals so bring along your favorite rock and we will examine and identify it together.

Optional materials: a rock, stone or mineral you have at home, a magnifying glass, a magnet.

Registration for this event is now closed. The link for the event will be forwarded to participants on Friday May 7, around noon.

In English only.

Suitable for a family audience.

Land Acknowledgement

McGill University is located on land which has long served as a site of meeting and exchange amongst Indigenous peoples, including the Haudenosaunee and Anishinabeg nations. McGill honours, recognizes and respects these nations as the traditional stewards of the lands and waters on which we meet today.

The Redpath Museum's director EDI statement.

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