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Monday Evening Meetings

For more information please contact:

Nicola Claxton


01322 227 057

E-Mail :

nicolaclaxton1000@gmail.com

All meetings are held on MONDAY evenings between 7.15pm to 9.15pm at:

The Learning Centre Bexley
5 Brampton Road
Bexleyheath
Kent
DA7 4EZ

 
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All are welcome!
Knowledgeable or novice, you will find our group of enthusiastic members more than willing to chat informally about any or all of the geology and lapidary related topics touched on throughout this web site.

Come along to our relaxed informal gatherings.
Get a taste for the subjects encompassed by our group.


PROGRAMME


Note:

Those wishing to use microscopes or carry out work on the lapidary machines a (*) is marked next to those evenings suitable.



MAY 2017

MAY 1st
MAY DAY BANK HOLIDAY

Saturday MAY 6th
Stall at Dartford Steam Fair
Central Park, Dartford, Kent.
10am-4pm

MAY 8th
Interest Tables and Microscope Evening
*

MAY 15th
Interest Tables:
Transparent Minerals
&
Minerals with Optical Properties
*

MAY 22nd
Interest Tables:
Man-made Geometrical Shapes (e.g. Eggs)
*

MAY 29th
HALF TERM (No Meeting)


JUNE 2017

JUNE 5th
Interest Tables:
Members Cabochons & Finished Work
*

JUNE 12th
Interest Tables:
Soft Minerals (MOH's Scale 1-4)
*

JUNE 19th
Interest Tables:
Fossilised Plants Including Wood
*

JUNE 26th
Interest Tables:
Mineral Carvings
*


JULY 2017

JULY 3rd
Interest Tables:
Field Trip Finds
*

JULY 10th
SLMS BARBECUE

(Members and Invited Guests only)


SUMMER RECESS
(No monday evening meetings)



SEPTEMBER 2017

SEPTEMBER 18th
Club Evening:
Enrolment & Lapidary Instruction
*

SEPTEMBER 25th:
Club Evening
Enrolment & Lapidary Instruction
*


OCTOBER 2017

OCTOBER 2nd
Interest Table:
MOHS Scale 5-9
*

OCTOBER 9th
9th Interest Table:
Ore Minerals
*

OCTOBER16th
Interest Table:
Microscope Evening
*

23rd HALF TERM
No Meeting

OCTOBER 30th
Preparation for Festival of Geology
*


NOVEMBER 2017

Saturday NOVEMBER 4th (Saturday)
Festival of Geology at UCL

NOVEMBER 6th
Interest Tables:
Magnesium (Mg) & Sodium (Na) Minerals
*

November 13th:
Talk by Lesley on Wyoming Fossils & Solar Eclipse

NOVEMBER 20th
Club Evening
*

NOVEMBER 27th
Club Evening:
Hand in Lapidary Competition Entries
&
Preparation for
SLMS CHRISTMAS FAIR*


DECEMBER 2017

DECEMBER 2nd
SLMS CHRISTMAS FAIR
(Saturday)
at
Emmanuel Church Hall, Hadlow Road, Sidcup.

Sidcup Lapidary & Mineral Society
"Christmas Fair"

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DECEMBER 4th
Interest Table:
Fossil Presents
*

DECEMBER 12th
XMAS COMPETITION EVENING

(Members Only)


Those wishing to use microscopes or carry out work on the lapidary machines a (*) is marked next to those evenings suitable.

More to follow .......


Field Excursions
Please note
Most locations require the use of specialised clothing and equipment.
For Health & Safety reasons some locations may also require the signing of Liability / indemnity forms.

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Detailed Field Trip Schedule


For more information please contact Nicola Claxton.

01322 227057

E-Mail :

nicolaclaxton1000@gmail.com



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