Jurassic Roadshow: Rocks, Tracks and Fossils of the Connecticut River Valley

When:
April 18, 2015 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
2015-04-18T11:00:00+00:00
2015-04-18T15:00:00+00:00
Where:
Great Falls Discovery Center
2 Avenue A
Turners Falls, MA 01376
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Laurel Carpenter
(413) 863-3676

Featuring Andy Brodeur, Ed Gregory, and Dan Vellone. See real dinosaur tracks, raindrop impressions, ripple marks, and other local fossils and learn about the dinosaurs that lived right here millions of years ago. Dan Vellone will give an informal talk about dinosaur anatomy, how these traces of life were created and preserved, and why paleontologists see dinosaurs as birds. Dan is a certified professional geologist working in Massachusetts whose job responsibilities include paleontological resource management. Free. Appropriate for all ages. Exhibit 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Talk by professional geologist Dan Vellone at 1:30 p.m. For more information visit jurassicroadshow.wordpress.com Held at the Great Falls Discovery Center, 2 Avenue A in Turners Falls.