Schedule of Events – Glendive Fossil Dig

19 Aug

Schedule of Events – Glendive Fossil Dig

July 9-13, 2018 | Age Group: 12 & up 

Glendive Fossil Dig | Accommodations & Travel 

Please note that dig schedule is subject to weather.

Monday:

3:00                 Van pulls away from hotel

3:15 – 3:45       Introductions and powerpoint presentation from Tommy in Museum’s theatre

3:45 – 5:30       Museum tour with Robert & Otis (or Tommy)

5:30                 Van transportation back to hotel

6:00                 Meet at Holiday Inn Conference room with Carl Kerby

Tuesday:

7:00                 Van pulls away from hotel

7:15 – 3:00       Digging on FACT property (lunch eaten at dig site … diggers responsibility to provide)

All fossils excavated are collected in bags marked with diggers’ names then given to Tommy/Martha to bring to museum for tomorrow’s afternoon activity.

3:00                 Van transportation back to hotel

5:00                 Hangout time with Reasons for Hope*

Wednesday:

7:00                 Van pulls away from hotel

7:15 – 11:45     Digging on FACT property (all fossils again collected in marked bags and given to Tommy/Martha)

11:45               Van transportation back to hotel

12:00               Lunch (everyone is on their own)

Optional afternoon activity:

1:00                 Van pulls away from hotel

1:15 – 3:00       Fossil prep in museum storage building, working on cleaning/repairing what they have excavated.  Those who finish early can go back to the museum for additional time viewing exhibits/theatre/shopping.

3:00                 Van transportation back to hotel

5:00               Hangout time with Reasons for Hope*

Thursday:

7:00                 Van pulls away from hotel

7:15 – 11:45     Walkabout on Baisch property in Silo

11:45               Van transportation back to hotel

12:00               Lunch (everyone is on their own)

Afternoon        Free time (hotel pool, Makoshika – diggers must arrange transportation, museum time, etc.)

5:00               Hangout time with Reasons for Hope*

Friday:

7:00                 Van pulls away from hotel

7:15 – 11:45     Digging on FACT property (all fossils again collected in marked bags and given to Tommy/Martha)

11:45               Van transportation back to hotel

12:00               Lunch (everyone is on their own)

Optional afternoon activity:

1:00                 Van pulls away from hotel

1:15 – 3:00       Fossil prep in museum storage building, we decide what diggers will keep and they package it up

(For those diggers who chose not to participate in fossil prep, we’ll go through your bags to evaluate which fossils you will keep and give them to the sponsor to take to hotel conference room for you.)

                        Goodbyes from FACT and rforh

3:00                 Van transportation back to hotel

5:00               Hangout time with Reasons for Hope*

 

Register NOW for the Glendive Fossil Dig

July 9-13, 2018 | Age Group: 12 & up 

$850.00 PER PERSON

($750 Early Bird Special until January 1, 2018!)

Pay here to reserve your spot today!

Glendive Fossil Dig | Accommodations & Travel

Carl Kerby

Carl Kerby is an inspiring, motivating and highly respected Christian speaker. With more than 20 years of ministry experience, Carl shares his extensive knowledge and understanding of God’s creation in his presentations, outreach events, books and other resources as the President and founding board member of Reasons for Hope, Inc.