Sat, May 7, 2022 – Minerals & Mining in CO – WMMI

5.7.22 PALS HUB Flyer: WMMI

Part Day [8 am – 12 pm ] 0.25 sem hrs or 3.75 contact hours – In-Person @ Western Museum of Mining and Industry

Title:  Minerals and Mining in Colorado

Presenters: Lauren Knight, Education Coordinator, WMMI

Location: Western Museum of Mining and Industry

225 Northgate Rd, Colorado Springs 80921

Description:   Following a tour of the museum and extensive grounds, teachers will participate in  two of the WMMI’s In Reach programs, available both at the museum and to check out.  We will experience both the Birdseed Mining activity, working in teams to decide how best to strike it rich, keeping in mind the need for reclamation and the Mineral Identification activity, practicing the tests needed to identify mineral samples.