Yukon Rocks! The Modern Face of Mining
Co-Presented by the Yukon Chamber of Mines and the Yukon Geological Survey
Sunday, November 18, 2012
High Country Inn Ballroom B
Enjoy free hands-on, fun and educational mining, exploration, paleontology and archaeological activities, an engaging speakers' series and a family pancake breakfast!
10 to noon - Pancake Breakfast
Provided by the Rotary Clubs of Whitehorse
Sponsored by the High Country Inn
$5.00 - Children under 5 are free.
11 to 3 pm - Free Fun, Interactive Exhibits
Yukon Geological Survey
Yukon Environment - 'Wildlife on the Rocks'
MacBride Museum of Yukon History - Gold Panning
Yukon College's Dr. Ernie Prokopchuk - 'Ions, Atoms and Slime, Oh My!'
Paleontology with Grant Zazula (fossils!)
12:45 pm - Exploration 101 with Mike Burke
1:15 pm - Paleontology 101 with Grant Zazula
1:45 pm - "My Job Rocks' with Sarah Laxton
2:15 pm - Mining and the Environment with Access Consulting Group
2:45 pm - Yukon Women in Mining
This event is free and families are encouraged to attend!
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