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Discovering Dinosaurs: Fossil Hunting in the Badlands of Alberta

Discovering Dinosaurs: Fossil Hunting in the Badlands of Alberta In-Person

Children 12 & under with caregiver accompaniment

Brace yourself for an adventure as dinosaur expert Tim Jeffries of the National Touring Museum, spills the beans on the incredible journey of dinosaur bones- from dusty digs to dazzling museum displays. Discover the mind- bending geological tales of Alberta and why it’s the holy grail for dino discoveries. But that’s not all! Tim’s taking you on a crash course in fossilization magic – learn the art of telling rocks from bones, and uncover the answers to all your burning dino queries. It’s an interactive journey into the heart of the past!

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Dinosaur expert, Tim Jeffries has been studying and researching dinosaurs for over fourteen years. He has earned several certificates in vertebrae paleontology from the University of Alberta, the University of Hong Kong, and the Universidad Nacional de Cordoba (Argentina). He is a proud member of the Canadian Society of Vertebrae Paleontology, as well as a member of the Royal Ontario Museum, and Royal Tyrell Museum.

Date:
Tuesday, August 13, 2024
Time:
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Time Zone:
Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)
Location:
Mills Room
Branch:
Central Library
Audience:
  Children  
Categories:
  Science & Discovery  

Registration is required. There are 13 spots available.

By registering for a program or attending a drop-in program provided by St. Catharines Public Library, participants agree to abide by the programming waiver.

Today's Hours

Time Zone: Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)

Jul
22
10:00am - 11:00am, Program Room, Dr. Huq Family Library Branch.
Jul
22
10:00am - 10:40am, Mills Room, Central Library.
Jul
22
4:00pm - 5:00pm, Rotary/Bankers Room, Central Library.