tue08aug7:00 pmtue8:00 pmAfter Dark in the ParkHow the Mountains Grew: A New Geological History of North America7:00 pm - 8:00 pm(GMT-10:00) Kīlauea Visitor Center Auditorium


August 8, 2023 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm(GMT-10:00)


Kīlauea Visitor Center Auditorium

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How the Mountains Grew: A New Geological History of North America

From the acclaimed author of Earthquake StormsThe Last Volcano and Mask of the Sun, John Dvorak takes us on a geological odyssey in his newest book: How the Mountains Grew. Join us for a special presentation as the author connects the dots to bring us beyond plate tectonics. Whether you’re a serious scientist or an armchair geologist you’ll enjoy this program. Books will be available for sale through the Hawaii Pacific Parks Association Gift Shop the evening of the program.

When: August 8 at 7:00 p.m. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.

Where: Kīlauea Visitor Center auditorium

Part of Hawai‘i Volcanoes’ ongoing After Dark in the Park series.

Event is free, however your suggested $2.00 donation helps support park programs. Park entrance fees apply.

For information, call (808) 985-6011.

Program co-sponsored by Friends of Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park.