1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
1055 Canada Place
Vancouver, British Columbia
Discovery Day, sponsored by Teck Resources Limited, will provide a fun opportunity for members of the public and their families to attend a series of engaging presentations.Renowned speakers will be presenting on topics such as the seismic and volcanic activity throughout the coastal regions of BC, the history of mining on BC’s southwest coast, and the ice age fossils in the Yukon gold fields.
There will also be rock and minerals on display, sponsored in-part by Rio Tinto, from around the province, and exhibits of BC’s exploration and mining history and hands-on activities, such as gold panning with Yukon Dan, for everyone to enjoy.
Talks will be 20 to 25 minutes in length, with time for a Q&A session with each speaker.
There will also be exhibits from the Britannia Mine, and a hands-on gold panning demonstration by Yukon Dan.
There is no charge for this event. It is open to the public.
*presented in partnership with Science World at Telus World of Science