September 23, 2017

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September 23, 2017     (Saturday) 8 am – 4 pm    

Meet at CMJHS (Cheyenne Mountain Junior High School) at 7:45 am. We will travel together by bus. 

Geology as seen in Building Stones, Monuments, and Mountains in Colorado Springs

Peter Modreski, Geologist

Please join us for a day of exploring “Geology as seen in Building Stones, Monuments, and Mountains in Colorado Springs” on Saturday, Sept 23. Peter J. Modreski, Research Geochemist/Communications Specialist with the U.S. Geological Survey, will present a study of building materials used in familiar monuments and buildings in Colorado Springs.  The day will include visits to Rampart Park, Monument Valley Park, Downtown Colorado Springs including –  City Hall, U.S. Post Office, Antlers Hotel, Old County Courthouse and other building, and Evergreen Cemetery

Participants will use Garmin GPS devices to navigate to the locations. Please bring one if you can. We will have some available to use.

An architectural tour of the 1903 El Paso County Courthouse, now the Pioneers Museum, will also be provided by Matt Mayberry, Museum Director.