As part of its Adult Summer Reading Program, Newport Public Library will host Oregon Coast’s “Rock Doc” K T Myers on Saturday, August 17, at 2:00 p.m. Myers, author ofAgates of the Oregon Coast, will talk about the most desirable stones—from agates to zeolites and everything in between—that are found along the Pacific coast. She will bring a display to see and feel samples of her rocks up close and personal. People are invited to bring their own beach rocks (excluding fossils), that they would like to have identified. Myers will bring copies of her books for purchase.
As a wrap-up to the Adult Summer Reading program, each participant will receive a raffle slip for a chance to win a basket of books!This event is free and open to the public. For more information, go to www.newportlibrary.org or call 541-265-2153.