Have you ever wondered why rocks are green or pink or gray or how pebbles are cemented in the rocks? Or the significance of these rocks? Or wondered how rocks determine the course of a community? On this 1:00 hours online walk around the beautiful Kinross Pond in Kirkland Lake Ontario, you will find answers to these questions and know more about the secrets of these 2.6 Billion years old rocks. We will talk about why these Canadian Shield rocks are incredibly special and examine some unique details in the features of each rocks. You can touch and examine each one of them and learn from the context of the story.
Before we begin our online walk, we will draw a rock and exchange our experiences/interest on rocks in the front Kinross Pond across the Museum. Along the course of the presentation way we will discuss how these rocks shape our community and in the region. Just like many of stories, we will finish it on a positive note: a good ending. We will gather for a few minutes, improve the rock that we drew: add some details from the experience you just had and share our experiences and your insights of the walk.