Take walk on the wild side with woolly mammoth

News Sep 25, 2009 Ancaster News

The Giant’s Rib Discovery Centre presents Studying the Woolly Mammoth with Dr. Hendrick Poinar, professor and researcher at McMaster University as part of its ongoing Bruce Duncan Memorial Lecture Series.

These long extinct elephant-like creatures once roamed Southern Ontario extensively. The lecture series, named in honour of the former general manager of the Hamilton Conservation Authority, is dedicated to promoting the Niagara Escarpment as an internationally recognized World Biosphere Reserve, as well as being a truly unique topographic feature of our natural and cultural heritage.

The presentation takes place Sunday, Oct. 4, 2 p. m. at the Dundas Valley Trail Centre, Dundas Valley Conservation Area, 650 Governor’s Rd., Dundas. Park entrance fee is a $3 per person, or a maximum $6 per car. No admission fee for children under 12. There is no charge for the lectures, but donations are welcome and appreciated.

For further information contact Kenneth Hall at kenjoan75@sympatico.ca or Stan Nowak at basil.cottage@sympatico.ca

Take walk on the wild side with woolly mammoth

News Sep 25, 2009 Ancaster News

The Giant’s Rib Discovery Centre presents Studying the Woolly Mammoth with Dr. Hendrick Poinar, professor and researcher at McMaster University as part of its ongoing Bruce Duncan Memorial Lecture Series.

These long extinct elephant-like creatures once roamed Southern Ontario extensively. The lecture series, named in honour of the former general manager of the Hamilton Conservation Authority, is dedicated to promoting the Niagara Escarpment as an internationally recognized World Biosphere Reserve, as well as being a truly unique topographic feature of our natural and cultural heritage.

The presentation takes place Sunday, Oct. 4, 2 p. m. at the Dundas Valley Trail Centre, Dundas Valley Conservation Area, 650 Governor’s Rd., Dundas. Park entrance fee is a $3 per person, or a maximum $6 per car. No admission fee for children under 12. There is no charge for the lectures, but donations are welcome and appreciated.

For further information contact Kenneth Hall at kenjoan75@sympatico.ca or Stan Nowak at basil.cottage@sympatico.ca

Take walk on the wild side with woolly mammoth

News Sep 25, 2009 Ancaster News

The Giant’s Rib Discovery Centre presents Studying the Woolly Mammoth with Dr. Hendrick Poinar, professor and researcher at McMaster University as part of its ongoing Bruce Duncan Memorial Lecture Series.

These long extinct elephant-like creatures once roamed Southern Ontario extensively. The lecture series, named in honour of the former general manager of the Hamilton Conservation Authority, is dedicated to promoting the Niagara Escarpment as an internationally recognized World Biosphere Reserve, as well as being a truly unique topographic feature of our natural and cultural heritage.

The presentation takes place Sunday, Oct. 4, 2 p. m. at the Dundas Valley Trail Centre, Dundas Valley Conservation Area, 650 Governor’s Rd., Dundas. Park entrance fee is a $3 per person, or a maximum $6 per car. No admission fee for children under 12. There is no charge for the lectures, but donations are welcome and appreciated.

For further information contact Kenneth Hall at kenjoan75@sympatico.ca or Stan Nowak at basil.cottage@sympatico.ca