WWU's Shannon Point Marine Center in Anacortes will host a free community open house from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 14 at the center, located at 1900 Shannon Point Rd.
The open house will feature marine science booths and educational activities led by SPMC staff, WWU faculty, and students from Western, and are designed for interested learners of all ages.
Professor of Geology, Jackie Caplan-Auerbach, will present “The Volcano Beneath: Insights Into the Structure and Eruptive Behavior of Hawaiian Volcanoes” featuring surveys of Lo`ihi, the youngest volcano in the Hawaiian chain, and the well know Hawaiian volcano, Kilauea.
Come join the wonderful team at SPMC for this interactive event in beautiful Anacortes, WA!
For more information you may contact Coral Gehrke at