Mineral club meetings

MINERAL CLUB #1    –     Minerals and Fossils

Northern Virginia Mineral Club        http://www.novamineralclub.org/

The Northern Virginia Mineral Club promotes, educates and encourages interest in geology, mineralogy, lapidary arts and related sciences.

Meetings 4th Monday of each month (except July and August – and December is a joint Holiday Party)   7:45 pm   at Long Branch Nature Center

April 23 2012 | 7:45 PM

May 28 2012 | 7:45 PM

June 25 2012 | 7:45 PM

September 24 2012 | 7:45 PM    (meeting and club auction night)

October 22 2012 | 7:45 PM

Club sponsored mineral show at GMU November 17th and 18th

November 26 2012 | 7:45 PM

December TBD – joint Holiday party with Micro club

Attendance / visiting the meetings  is FREE

MINERAL CLUB #2    –     Micromounting = small minerals

Micromounters of the National Capital Area (MNCA)

Having a microscope is helpful – but you really only need a magnifying glass or loupe to start off – and your whole collection can fit under your bed !

Meets the 4th Wednesday of each month (except July and August – and December is a joint Holiday Party)   7:45 pm    at Long Branch Nature Center

April 25, 2012 | 7:45 PM

May 23, 2012 | 7:45 PM

June 27, 2012 | 7:45 PM

September 26 2012 | 7:45 PM

October 24 2012 | 7:45 PM

November 28 2012 | 7:45 PM

December TBD – joint Holiday party with NOVA Mineral club

Attendance / visiting the meetings  is FREE

Your help is appreciated – to get these two ROCK clubs listed in your Northern Virginia publications.

Jim Kostka   –    Leesburg VA    202-207-5437

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One response to “Mineral club meetings

  1. the NOVA Club meeting – as printed May 28th (4th Monday) – will be moved to May 21st (3rd Monday) – due to Memorial Day on the 28th – as Long Branch Nature Center (Arlington Parks and Rec) is closed Memorial Day
    Jim Kostka

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