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Navigation 2.0: A map, a compass and you · Tuesday, August 20th

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Organized by: Matt Parisien.

Start: Tuesday, Aug. 20th, 6:30 pm
End: Tuesday, Aug. 20th, 9:30 pm

Description:

 

Come to Koerner Library Square and learn to navigate the old school way. No GPS, no batteries.

 We'll learn how to:

  • find your position on a map
  • identify distant objects on a map
  • plan a route from your position to your destination
  • measure bearing and distance on a map
  • measure bearing and distance on the ground.

 You need to bring:

 I will bring printed maps, notes and delightful learning activities.

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Posted: 2013-08-12 10:44:42
Last modified: 2013-08-12 10:56:00