Archive for February, 2015

Buffalo Geological Auction – March 6, 2015- Buffalo, NY

The annual Buffalo Geological Society auction is March 6 starting at 7:30pm and is open to the public. There is a great kids table with great deals for kids. Members can submit 4 items and get to keep the proceeds from their auctioned items. 6:30 auction set-up, 7pm viewing of items, 7:30- auction. Held at Parkside Lutheran Church (side entrance), Parkside and Wallace Streets, Buffalo.

Buffalo Geological Society Gem Mineral and Fossil Show- March 21-22, 2015

The Buffalo Geological Society Gem, Mineral and Fossil Show is March 21-22, 2015 at the Hamburg Fairgrounds. Children 12 and under are FREE plus scouts in uniform. Adults are $5 and for two days $7. The theme for 2015 is Fluorite. There will be demonstrations, minerals and fossils for sale, jewelry, beads plus the mini-mine for kids, gold panning, jewelry wrapping, flint knapping.


New York State Museum Gem and Mineral Show and Sale- February 14-15, 2015

New York State Museum Gem and Mineral Show and Sale is February 14-15 from 10am to 5pm. Admission is $5 and children 12 and under are free. Held at Empire State Plaza, Albany.

Learn About Meteorites at Penn Dixie – February 26, 2015

Meteorites Talk at Penn Dixie on February 26 at 7pm. Presentation by Scott McKenzie of Mercyhurst College, Erie, Pa. What are they, where do they come from, see actual meteorites. Held at Gateway Executive Office, 3556 Lake Shore Road in Blasdell.

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BGS Meeting – February 6, 2015 – Fossils of Caleb’s Quarry- Buffalo, NY

Buffalo Geological Society Meeting on February 6 at 7:30pm will feature Paul Chinnici and Kent Smith discussing the Fossils of Caleb’s Quarry. FREE.

Meetings are held at Parkside Lutheran Church at Depew and Wallace Streets in Buffalo.

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