Tuesday • June 26 • 7 p.m. Rifle Branch Library, 207 East Avenue Free • www.gcpld.org The Rifle Branch Library is one of 10 libraries in the country chosen to host the traveling exhibition, Discover Earth: A Century of Change. This interactive exhibit will be in Rifle June 22nd – August 17th. Peter McBride and Jonathan Waterman will give a presentation for Discover Earth’s Grand Opening Event on June 26th at 7 p.m. about the water issues of the West and about their photo exhibit, “The Colorado River: Flowing Through Conflict,” which will be on display through September 30th at the Rifle Branch Library. Together, Roaring Fork natives Waterman and McBride began the Colorado River Project in 2007 and have since created an impressive body of work including this photo exhibit, an award-winning film, and two award-winning books: “The Colorado River: Flowing Through Conflict” and “Running Dry: A Journey from Source to Sea Down the Colorado River.” Discover Earth: A Century of Change, a traveling exhibition for libraries, is part of the STAR Library Education network (STAR_Net) led by the National Center for Interactive Learning at the Space Science Institute. Exhibit partners include the American Library Association, the Lunar and Planetary Institute, and the National Girls Collaborative Project. Discover Earth is supported through a grant from the National Science Foundation. This program is sponsored by Rifle Community Foundation, Bessie Minor Charitable Fund, Holy Cross Energy’s Round-Up Program, and Two Leaves and a Bud.
Discover Earth’s Grand Opening Ceremony featuring Peter McBride and Jonathan Waterman
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