Each year the Society hosts a public lecture at the Saskatchewan Geological Open House in Saskatoon and a separate public lecture in Regina.
Monday, December 2, 2019 - 7 pm.
The unlikely story of "The Sleeping Dragon" the world's best-preserved armoured dinosaur.
Battlefords Room, Delta Bessborough Hotel, Saskatoon, SK.
Dr. Caleb Brown was born in northern British Columbia and grew up in Red Deer. From early childhood he was fascinated by fossils and dinosaurs, which ultimately secured him a position as Curator of Dinosaur Systematic and Evolution at the Royal Tyrrell Museum in Drumheller.
Previous Lectures at the Open House:
2019- Dr. Catherine Hickson, President of Geothermal Canada. Geologist + Hot Water + Electricity = Geothermal Energy!
2017- Dr. Ryan McKellar, Curator, Royal Saskatchewan Museum. talkin' 'bout amber.
2016- Dr. William McKinnon, NASA New Horizons Mission, New Horizon: Pluto and Beyond
2015- Dr. Grant Zazula, Mammoths and other Ice Age mammals.
2014 - Dr. Niziar Ibrahim, University of Chicago. Bigger than T. Rex: The hunt for the largest predatory dinosaur.