Time: August 6, 2016 from 10am to 12pm
Location: Riverside Sand Plant
Street: 5716 Harry's Rd SE
Website or Map: https://www.google.com/maps/p…
Event Type: family, outdoor, event
Organized By: Judith E. Joyce
Latest Activity: Jul 25, 2016
Like rocks? Like fossils? If so this is the TAKO event for you. TAKO (Take A Kid Outdoors) has teamed up with River
Products to have our 3rd Rocking Rocks and Fossil Event. Don’t miss this opportunity to get a tour of a sand and gravel pit! Adults gather your kids, come collect some rocks and fossils with us. Experts will help with identification, so if you have some rocks, minerals or fossils you would like identified, feel free to bring them to the event. For more information go to WWW.TAKEAKIDOUTDOORS.ORG
TAKO will be hosting the event Saturday, August 6 at the Riverside Sand Plant adjacent to Cline Cemetery. To get there, take Oak Crest Hill Road to Harry’s Road SE turn East onto Harry's Road (only way you can turn) at bottom of hill turn left into Riverside Sand Plant.
Lunch will be served at 11:30 AM. Please bring help us reduce waste by bringing a water bottle, plates, silverware and other lunch items. This event is FREE and OPEN to the public. Advance registration is requested, but not required. Please like us on Facebook and let us know you are coming on our Rockin Rock EVENT page.
Be prepared walk on an uneven surface and explore the quarry. There will be lots of SAND to play in and we may add some water. Participants must wear closed toe shoes (i.e. boots or tennis shoes) – NO Sandals or flip-flops are allowed in the quarry.