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Crystals, Caves, and Kilns - A Special Exhibition
Saturday April 26 - November 30, 2014

Crystals, Caves, and Kilns: This special exhibition, which was on display earlier this year at the Santa Cruz Natural History Museum, explores the natural and cultural history of limestone, lime, and marble in the Felton – Santa Cruz area. Visitors will learn about the geologic history of the area and how marble caves form. There will be displays of mineral and crystal specimens, 19th century artifacts and historic photographs from the local lime industry, and activity stations for our younger visitors.

Watch for announcements of upcoming programs associated with this special exhibition. The exhibition was curated by Frank Perry, paleontologist, geologist, co-author of the book Lime Kiln Legacies.

Exhibition sponsors are the Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History, the San Lorenzo Valley Museum, the San Lorenzo Valley Water District, and the Friends of the Cowell Lime Works Historic District at UCSC.

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Veterans Day Dinner At Scopazzi's
Tuesday, November 11, 2014, 6-9pm

Join us for dinner at Scopazzi’s Restaurant and Lounge, 13300 Big Basin Way in Boulder Creek, to honor our local veterans. Enjoy a wonderful dinner with family and friends while we spotlight our San Lorenzo Valley veterans and publically acknowledge their service.

As always we look forward to connecting with our veterans who have served from WWII through to the present so please bring a short summary of your military history and a photograph for inclusion in our Collection.

Any net proceeds raised from this dinner will be used to benefit the Museum and its programs.

Tickets are $40 ($35 for veterans and active military personnel) in advance, $45 at the door, and can be purchased at the Museum, Liberty Bank, Joe's Bar, Boulder Creek Hardware, the Redwood Keg in Boulder Creek, and Scarborough Lumber in Ben Lomond, or tickets can be purchased Online Here.

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