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Geology at the Edge: Turpin's Trail West

Turpin's Trail, Tilting. July 1st @ 10 AM

Join Geology at the Edge for a hike led by geologist-in-residence, Jack Botsford, on Friday, July 1st. The group will meet at the Farm Road trailhead at 10:00 AM.

Joining Jack on this hike will be our July geologist-in-residence, Stephen Morison. This will be Stephen's first residency with Geology at the Edge so come along and help us extend a warm welcome!

Geology at the Edge: Turpin's Trail West

Turpin's Trail, Tilting. July 1st @ 10 AM

Join Geology at the Edge for a hike led by geologist-in-residence, Jack Botsford, on Friday, July 1st. The group will meet at the Farm Road trailhead at 10:00 AM.

Joining Jack on this hike will be our July geologist-in-residence, Stephen Morison. This will be Stephen's first residency with Geology at the Edge so come along and help us extend a warm welcome!

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Geology at the Edge: All About Rocks!

Geology Centre, Shoal Bay. July 2nd @ 12 PM

Youth of all ages are invited to join Geology at the Edge from 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM on Saturday, July 2nd at the Geology Centre in Shoal Bay for an afternoon of activities, including rock bingo, rock sorting, and even rock show and tell! Bring your favorite rock and share what you love about it!

Geology at the Edge: All About Rocks!

Geology Centre, Shoal Bay. July 2nd @ 12 PM

Youth of all ages are invited to join Geology at the Edge from 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM on Saturday, July 2nd at the Geology Centre in Shoal Bay for an afternoon of activities, including rock bingo, rock sorting, and even rock show and tell! Bring your favorite rock and share what you love about it!

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Geology Hike: Joe Batt's Point

Joe Batts arm, July 4th @ 10am

Join our latest geologist-in-residence, Stephen Morison, on July 4th for a guided hike to Joe Batt's Point. The group will meet in the parking lot of the ball field at Etheridge's Point, Joe Batt's Arm at 10:00 AM

Geology Hike: Joe Batt's Point

Joe Batts arm, July 4th @ 10am

Join our latest geologist-in-residence, Stephen Morison, on July 4th for a guided hike to Joe Batt's Point. The group will meet in the parking lot of the ball field at Etheridge's Point, Joe Batt's Arm at 10:00 AM

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Geology Hike: Oliver's Cove Trail

Tilting, July 8th @ 2 PM

Join Geology at the Edge for a hike led by geologist-in-residence, Stephen Morison, on Friday, July 8th. The group will meet at the top of the hill near the community gardens for 2 PM.

Geology Hike: Oliver's Cove Trail

Tilting, July 8th @ 2 PM

Join Geology at the Edge for a hike led by geologist-in-residence, Stephen Morison, on Friday, July 8th. The group will meet at the top of the hill near the community gardens for 2 PM.

Resources
and Video

Reading list

Non-Fiction

Small is Beautiful by E.F. Schumacher

Small is Beautiful by E.F. Schumacher

Prosperity Without Growth Tim Jackson

Prosperity Without Growth by Tim Jackson

Culture by Zygmunt Bauman

Culture in a Liquid Modern World by Zygmunt Bauman

The Necessary Revolution by Peter Senge

The Necessary Revolution by Peter Senge

Sacred Economics by Charles Eisenstein

Sacred Economics by Charles Eisenstein

Arctic Dreams by Barry Lopez

Arctic Dreams by Barry Lopez

Toward Sustainable Communities by Mark Roseland

Toward Sustainable Communities by Mark Roseland

The Real World of Technology by Ursula Franklin

The Real World of Technology by Ursula Franklin

This is Water by David Foster Wallace

This is Water by David Foster Wallace

Cod by Mark Kurlansky

Cod by Mark Kurlansky

Dictionary of Newfoundland English

Dictionary of Newfoundland English

The Dismal Science by Stephen A. Marglin

The Dismal Science by Stephen A. Marglin

Resilience by Andrew Zolli

Resilience by Andrew Zolli

Economics of Good and Evil by Tomas Sedlacek

Economics of Good and Evil by Tomas Sedlacek

Salt by Mark Kurlansky

Salt by Mark Kurlansky

Setting Foot on the Shores of Connemara by Tim Robinson

Setting Foot on the Shores of Connemara by Tim Robinson

The Solution Revolution by William D. Eggers & Paul MacMillan

The Solution Revolution by William D. Eggers & Paul MacMillan

The Big Oyster by Mark Kurlansky

The Big Oyster by Mark Kurlansky

The Poetics of Space by Gaston Bachelard

The Poetics of Space by Gaston Bachelard

The World Beyond Your Head by Matthew B. Crawford

The World Beyond Your Head by Matthew B. Crawford

Pilgrim at Tinker Creek by Annie Dillard

Pilgrim at Tinker Creek by Annie Dillard

A Guide for the Perplexed by E. F. Schumacher

A Guide for the Perplexed by E. F. Schumacher

The Wayfinders by Wade Davis

The Wayfinders by Wade Davis

A Book of Silence by Sara Maitland

A Book of Silence by Sara Maitland

Hard Light by Michael Crummey

Hard Light by Michael Crummey

This Is Marketing by Seth Godin

This Is Marketing by Seth Godin

The Abundant Community by John McKnight & Peter Block

The Abundant Community by John McKnight & Peter Block

Start with Why by Simon Sinek

Start with Why by Simon Sinek

Orbiting the Giant Hairball by Gordon Mackenzie

Orbiting the Giant Hairball by Gordon Mackenzie

Mindset by Carol Dweck

Mindset by Carol Dweck

Life Is What You Make It by Peter Buffett

Life Is What You Make It by Peter Buffett

The Four Agreements by Don Miguel Ruiz

The Four Agreements by Don Miguel Ruiz

Community by Peter Block

Community by Peter Block

Collaborating with the Enemy by Adam Kahane

Collaborating with the Enemy by Adam Kahane

21 Lessons for the 21st Century by Yuval Noah Harari

21 Lessons for the 21st Century by Yuval Noah Harari

Fiction

February by Lisa Moore

February by Lisa Moore

The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes

The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes

Levels of Life by Julian Barnes

Levels of Life by Julian Barnes

The Navigator of New York by Wayne Johnston

The Navigator of New York by Wayne Johnston

Salka Valka by Halldor Laxness

Salka Valka by Halldor Laxness

The Big Why by Michael Winter

The Big Why by Michael Winter

Sweetland by Michael Crummey

Sweetland by Michael Crummey

By The Rivers of Brooklyn by Trudy Morgan-Cole

By The Rivers of Brooklyn by Trudy Morgan-Cole

The Leopard by Giuseppe di Lampedusa

The Leopard by Giuseppe di Lampedusa

The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupery

The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupery