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Rice Museum Northwest-Rocks and Identification Program
Event Type:Adult Summer Reading
Location:Beaverton City Library-Mtg. Rm. B
Thursday, August 08, 2013
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Beaverton City Library
The Rice NW Museum of Rocks and Minerals will offer a hands-on class on identifying rocks and minerals.  We will walk through the different properties we use to identify minerals such as color, streak, hardness, and luster.  Class attendees will see and touch examples of minerals that display these properties.  Next we will learn some of the different properties of rocks and combine these with our new knowledge of mineral identification.  Learn to identify granites, volcanic rocks, marble, sandstone, etc.  Presented by Lara O’Dwyer Brown, Ph.D. | Curator.  Free and open to the public.  No registration required.
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8/8/2013 Thu
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Rice Museum Northwest-Rocks and Identification ProgramBeaverton City Library-Mtg. Rm. B
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