Saturday Morning Science - The Life and Science of Benjamin Banneker
Saturday, January 25, 2014
Smith Hall, room 326 Towson University, 8000 York Rd, Towson, MD 21252, USA
10:00 a.m. and 12:00 noon.
Speaker: Mr. Bob Smith,
Actor and Storyteller.
Benjamin Banneker was born in Ellicott City and lived from 1731-1806. He was raised on a tobacco farm and attended school but was largely self-taught in the sciences. During his life he made valuable contributions as an astronomer, mathematician, surveyor, almanac author and a farmer. Benjamin Banneker will be on hand at Saturday Science to discuss his life and science during this “living history” presentation.
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