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Sun, September 17 2017 at 12:00 noon - 4:30 PM
Museum Rock Party 2017

September 17
Rock Party—Geology Fun
The Rock Party rolls on Sunday, September 17, noon-4:30 PM, at the Idaho Museum of Mining and Geology, 2455 Old Penitentiary Rd. You’ll find a dozen hands-on activity stations for kids covering Idaho Mining History, Fossils and Geology. Each child takes home a certificate and a free rock; Hillside geology hikes for families, Gold panning and more. Seismograph, mining, and geology experts will be on hand all afternoon. $4 Adults,  $2 Kids ages 5-17; Free for ages 4 and younger and Members; Gift Shop, Food; Sponsored in part by a grant from the Idaho Humanities Council. www.idahomuseum.org and Facebook.  283-3186.

The event takes place at 2455 Old Penitentisry Rd, inside the Idaho Museum of Mining and Geology, on the adjacent hillside and on the grass courtyard of the neighboing Women's Prison.

sponsor: Idaho Museum of Mining and Geology
contact: Shirley Ewing
phone: (208) 283-3186
location: Idaho Museum of Mining and Geology, 2455 Old Penitentisry Rd., Boise, ID
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