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Stories in Stone

Description

Learn about the billion-year-old fossils and minerals in some of Montreal's proudest building stones. Hear about how Professor Emeritus Harry Rosen, DDS'53, uses stone to sculpt some of the city's tenderest monuments. With Ingrid Birker, Science Outreach Administrator, author of What Building Stones Tell.

Venez découvrir les minéraux et fossiles, certains vieux de milliards d'années, présents dans les pierres des immeubles de Montréal. Écoutez le professeur émérite Harry Rosen, D.D.S. 1953, expliquer comment il utilise la pierre pour sculpter certains des monuments les plus touchants de la ville. Avec Ingrid Birker, administratrice du programme communautaire et auteure de What Building Stones Tell.

Details

For information, contact Ingrid Birker at 514-398-4094, ingrid.birker@mcgill.ca, or visit http://www.mcgill.ca/science/events/outreach/wisems

Pour information : Ingrid Birker - 514-398-4094, ingrid.birker@mcgill.ca ou http://www.mcgill.ca/science/events/outreach/wisems

Date and Time

Sunday, October 14, 2012 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Location

Auditorium - Redpath Museum
Montreal, Quebec
CANADA

Series

Homecoming

RSVP/Pre-Register

July 24, 2012 to October 9, 2012

Tickets

General FREE  

Contact

Event Registrar
Phone: (514) 398-8288
Email: montreal.registrar@mcgill.ca