Mind, Body, Spirit: Creating a Vibrant Adult Life - Dynamic Geological History of Oregon

Date: April 7, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
38980 Proctor Blvd
Sandy, OR 97055

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This series of programming is designed to appeal to adults 50+, and will continue each quarter of the year with interesting programs in each area; Mind, Body, and Spirit.

April - “Mind”

Thursday, April 7th at 6:30pm in the Sandy Library Community Room.

Dr. Scott Burns will speak on the "Dynamic Geological History of Oregon with special emphasis on the region around Sandy".

Our state has an incredible geological history which has led to our very diverse natural beauty. Come hear Dr.  Burns, who has taught for over 45 years, talk about volcanoes, earthquakes, floods, landslides and origin of lots of rocks and minerals in our state.  It is a wonderful story, and at the end, he will focus on the geology of the Sandy area and Mt. Hood.

Scott Burns is a Professor of Geology at Portland State University. He specializes in environmental and engineering geology, geomorphology, soils, and Quaternary geology. He is the author of Cataclysms on the Columbia, the Great Missoula Floods.