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Geology of Minecraft

Learn about the three distinct rock types, discover how to identify common rocks and minerals, and see how the game of Minecraft compares to the actual geology of our area. We’ll explore rock and mineral samples and start a rock collection to take home. Meets at Bendel Mansion. Ages 6+ MLK WEEKEND WORKSHOP Members: $12/participant Non-Members: $15/participant  REGISTER ON DEC 20

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January 14, 2024 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

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Learn about the three distinct rock types, discover how to identify common rocks and minerals, and see how the game of Minecraft compares to the actual geology of our area. We’ll explore rock and mineral samples and start a rock collection to take home.
Meets at Bendel Mansion.
Ages 6+
MLK WEEKEND WORKSHOP
Members: $12/participant
Non-Members: $15/participant 
REGISTER ON DEC 20

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