opening reception– Shaping the Landscape: Fire and Ice Aspiring GeoRegion.

Shaping the Landscape: Fire and Ice Aspiring GeoRegion.

Join us on Wednesday, October 19th for the opening reception for our new special exhibition, Shaping the Landscape: Fire and Ice Aspiring GeoRegion.

The Fire & Ice GeoRegion is aspiring for recognition under the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Global Geopark brand, part of a trio of UNESCO designations that also includes World Heritage Sites and World Biosphere Reserves.

This exhibit explores the geological processes and features in the proposed Fire & Ice GeoRegion that surrounds the Whistler area.  

Members of the Fire & Ice GeoRegion Steering Committee will be present to provide a brief overview and to answer any questions.

Doors open at 6:30 p.m.  Free admission.

This exhibit will run from October 19th thr​ough December 31st.

This exhibit was made possible with support from the Resort Municipality of Whistler, Átl’ka7tsem/Howe Sound UNESCO Biosphere Region, Canadian Geological Foundation, and the Province of British Columbia. 

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