April 4th & 5th 2014 Fri. 6-9pm & Sat. 8am-9pm
Spring MicroMount Symposium
Conference Center, Spring Hill Suites by Marriott
6065 Richmond Hwy, Alexandria, VA 22303
for hotel call (571) 481-4441(571) 481-4441
We invite you to attend the 41st Annual Atlantic Micromounters’ Conference. Enjoy geology lectures, as well as fellowship with rock collecting hobbyists, mineralogists and micromounters.
This is not your typical mineral show –
This event is not opened to the General Public – ,
This conference is more a scientific symposium and lecture series. The event is just for interested rock collecting hobbyists, mineralogists, academics, geologists and micromounters.
Interested parties should pre-register.
Our featured speaker will be Joe Marty from Salt Lake City, Utah. He has collected & named new minerals, including ‘postite’, named for Dr. Jeffrey Post, Gem & Mineral Curator at the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History.
$30.00 best to pre-register – as there are a limited number of attendees.
The registration form can found on-line at http://www.dcmicrominerals.org
or call Kathy Hrechka at (703) 407-5393(703) 407-5393
Sponsored by – Micromineralogists of the National Capital Area, Inc.