Archive for March, 2017

Buffalo Geological Society Continuing Ed Forum – March 29, 2017- Eggertsville, NY

Buffalo Geological Society Continuing Ed Forum is March 29 at 8:30am at the Sweet Home Masonic Hall at 621 Sweet Home Road in Eggertsville.Breakfast is served at no charge.

The topic is Epifauna. Animals attached to other plants or animals. Bring specimens for discussion and potential ID.


Route 290

Millersport Hwy South

Right on Sheridan

Right on Sweet Home

621 Sweet Home (just a few places down on the right)

Buffalo Geological Society Speaker- Impact of Climate Change in Arctic – April 7, 2017- Buffalo, NY

Buffalo Geological Society Meeting is April 7 at 7:30pm features John Briner, Assoc. Professor at UB who will speak on the “Impact of Climate Change in the Arctic- Tales from Greenland.” Briner has traveled above the Arctic Circle more than 35 times for his research.

Held at the Parkside Lutheran Church at Depew and Wallace Streets in Buffalo (use side entrance down ramp.) Open to the public.

Buffalo Geological Society Newsletter- April, 2017

The Buffalo Geological Society Newsletter for April, 2017 features the Annual Gem, Mineral and Fossil Show at the Hamburg Fairgrounds, March 25-26, the April 7 BGS Meeting featuring Jason Briner who will speak on the Impact of Climate Change on the Arctic, and the May 5th BGS Members Only Banquet at Classics V. It also includes the membership renewal application and the menu, form for the banquet.

April 2017– Newsletter

Buffalo Geological Society – Gem, Mineral and Fossil Show – March 25-26, 2017- Hamburg, NY

The Buffalo Geological Society Gem Mineral and Fossil Show at the Hamburg Fairgrounds is March 25-26, 2017 with the focus on Garnets which are the NY State Mineral.

Demonstrations, mini mine, crystal jewelry, rock crystals, fossils, beads, gold panning, flint knapping, sand in bottle making for kids and something for everyone. Free parking.

Adults are $5 and children 12 and under are free as well as scouts in uniform. A two-day pass is $7.

March 25- 10am to 6pm * March 26 – 10am to 5pm

Held in the Market and Grange Building.

Finger Lakes Gem, Mineral and Fossil Show – May 13-14, 2017- Canandaigua, NY

Finger Lakes Gem, Mineral and Fossil Show on May 13-14. Adults $5 and children 12 and under and scouts in uniform are FREE with adult. Features fossils, minerals, jewelry, beads, metaphysical stones, wire wrapping and lapidary equipment.

Saturday -10am to 6pm * Sunday 10am to 4pm

Held at Greater Canandaigua Civic Center, 250 N. Bloomfield Road, Canandaigua, NY