Titans of the Ice Age
- 3D IMAX
Saturday, January 11, $24 pp
Depart SCPL 9:15 a.m.; Return 3:30 p.m.
Tickets for this event will go on sale on November 1, 8 a.m. -- 2014 EVENT LIST
Titans of the Ice Agetransports viewers to the beautiful and otherworldly frozen landscapes
of North America, Europe and Asia ten thousand years before modern civilization. Giant screen
technology of the Bob Bullock IMAX will let us peer though the 3D canvas to an ancient world of
ice, the dawn of our species, a time when man shared the tundra with majestic woolly
beasts. Dazzling computer-generated imagery will bring this era to life, from saber-toothed
cats and cave bears to dire wolves and woolly mammoths - giants both feared and hunted by
Following our show there will be time for "lunch on your own" at the Star of Texas Museum
Cafe. Sandwiches, salads, chips and cookies along with sodas and coffees will be
Next we visit the Texas Natural Science Center on the UT campus. See fascinating
creatures that lived in Texas millions of years ago, including the 30 foot mosasaur that swam in
the shallow sea that covered the Austin area. This creature, along with more than 4,000 rare
and unusual specimens that define the Lone Star State fill this museum, a showcase of valuable
specimens - many never before seen by the public.
Ticket cost includes transportation, IMAX theater show, and museum fees.
Volunteer Trip Leader: Jerilee Prather