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Friday, February 12, 2010

LORETO - El Caballo Blanco meet Markes Johnson

EL CABALLO BLANCO BOOKSTORE
By Lynn Hammond
Submitted by:  Beto & Jeannine Perez

Tuesday, February 16th at 6:30pm - Drop in at El Caballo Blanco in Loreto BCS Mexico to meet Markes Johnson, professor at Williams, who visits us every year, and who will answer questions about Baja's geology and also sign copies of his books. Discovering the Geology of Baja California' Six Hikes in the Southern Gulf Coast, and his newest book (title unknown).
Markes and his students have explored `ancient islands and rocky shorelines' around the world, including Inner Mongolia, Australia, Norway, and the Baja. He will arrive from La Paz Sunday, with fellow geologists from Portugal and Spain. In honor of his time in Loreto, we'll paint our floor, dust books twice (instead of just once), on Tuesday, and set out snacks and wine.  Please join us!