Projects and Upcoming Presentations

 

 

Projects underway include:

• Co-authoring a “Geology of Pennsylvania” children’s book.

• Working with Rose-Anna Behr of the PA Topographic and Geologic Survey, a geologic users guide for the Northwestern Lancaster County Rail Trail.

• Co-authoring a book “World Book of Slate”. Writing the United States deposits.

• Writing geologic columns for York Daily Record newspaper.

• Preparing Rock program for the Summer Reading Program for libraries.


Projects recently completed:

• Co-authored an article concerning a new Triassic footprint discovered near Manchester, PA to be published in Pennsylvania Geology magazine. Find the article here: http://dcnr.pa.gov/cs/groups/public/documents/document/dcnr_20032977.pdf
 

• Co-authored with Rose-Anna Behr of the PA Topographic and Geologic Survey “A Guide for the geologic tourist of the York County Northern Extension of the Heritage Rail.

• Co-authored with Rose-Anna Behr of the PA Topographic and Geologic Survey “A Guide for the geologic tourist of the York County Heritage Rail.Trail.

 

 

Upcoming JGS Presentations & Programs:
 

March 1, 2018 – “York County Geology” for the York County Roundtable Writer’s, York County History Center, 7:30 p.m.

March 7, 2018 – “Geology of York County” PowerPoint for York College of Pennsylvania Geography Class, 10 a.m.

March 7, 2018 – Northern York County Geology fieldtrip for York County of Pennsylvania Geography class. 2 p.m.

March 8, 2018 – “The Dillsburg Earthquake Swarm” for the Cross Keys Village – The Brethren Home, New Oxford, PA 11 am.

March 10, 2018 – Participant in Rocks 4 Kids presented by the Central Pennsylvania Rock and Mineral Club, Linglestown, PA.. Details TBA.

March 12, 2018 – Introduction to Astronomy Course for OLLI – Penn State York. 11 a.m. – 12:20 p.m.

March 12, 2018 – Northern York County Geology fieldtrip for York County of Pennsylvania Geography class. 2 p.m.

March 13, 2018 – “Geology of York County” and “Intro to Groundwater” power points for the York County Master Watershed Stewards Training Workshop, Pleasant Acess Annex, 6:00 p.m.

March 19, 2018 – Introduction to Astronomy Course for OLLI – Penn State York. 11 a.m. – 12:20 p.m.

 

March 21, 2018 – “Your Backyard Geology”, East Berlin Historical Society, 7:30 p.m., East Berlin, PA.

March 26, 2018 – Introduction to Astronomy Course for OLLI – Penn State York. 11 a.m. – 12:20 p.m.

March 29, 2018 – Kids program on earthquakes and mineral uses for the Lancaster County Fossil and Mineral Club, Mountville, PA, 7:00 p.m.

April 5, 2018 – “The Rock Detective Strikes Again” PowerPoint program, Renfrew Institute for Cultural History, Waynesboro, PA 7:00 p.m.

April 12, 2018 – “Wonders of the Universe” Power Point program, Central Pennsylvania Rock and Mineral Club, St. Thomas UCC, Linglestown, PA 7:00 p.m.

April 16, 2018 – “Your Backyard Geology” for the Hummerlstown Historical Society, Hummelstown, PA, 7:00 p.m.

May 5, 2018 – Rock Stomping through South Mountain Field Trip for Renfrew Institute for Cultural History, Waynesboro, PA 8:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

May 10, 2018 – Auctioneer for the Annual Central Pennsylvania Rock and Mineral Club, St. Thomas UCC, Linglestown, PA 7:00 p.m.

 

May 12, 2018 – “Fossils, Fossils, Fossils, at Sweet Arrow Lake County Park, Pine Grove, PA Time TBA.

May 15, 2017 – “Gold in Southeastern Pennsylvania and Maryland” for the Northern Baltimore County Historical Society, Freeland, MD. 7:00 p.m.

May 19, 2018 – “Earthquakes and Volcanoes” and “Fossils, Fossils and Fossils” – Paradise Stream Family Campground, Loysville, PA 11:00 a.m.

 

May 21, 2018 – “Your Backyard Geology” for the Hummelstown Historical Society, Hummelstown, PA, 7:00 p.m.

June 16, 2018 – Kids Geology Activities at the Lancaster County Fossil and Mineral Club Annual Show, Solanco Fairgrounds, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

June 19, 2018 – “Rocks Are A Blast from the Past” program, Dillsburg Library, 10:30 a.m.

 

July 11, 2018 - “Rocks Are A Blast from the Past” program, Mason-Dixon Library, 10:30 a.m.

July 11, 2018 – “Rocks Are A Blast” program, Kaltreider Memorial Library, Red Lion, PA, 2:00 p.m.

July 12, 2018 – “Rocks Are A Blast” program, Red Land Library, Etters, PA, 2:00 p.m.

September 15, 2017 – Mini Geology Programs at the Central Pennsylvania Rock and Mineral Show, Scottish Rite Cathedral, Harrisburg, PA 10 am – 5 pm.

September 16, 2017 – Mini Geology Programs at the Central Pennsylvania Rock and Mineral Show, Scottish Rite Cathedral, Harrisburg, PA 10 am – 4 pm.

September 18, 2018 – “Did Geology Affect the Gettysburg Campaign” PowerPoint for the Spring Grove Historical Society, 7:00 p.m.
 


 

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