Niagara Peninsula Geological Society (NPGS)
|Record #: NIA2317||Last Modified: 09 Oct 2019||Last Full Update: 09 Oct 2019|
|Public Comments||NPGS has an additional Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/pages/NPGS-Gem-Mineral-Fossil-Show-Sale/549387778513135|
|Primary Contact||Patti Anderson, NPGS President; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Alternate Contact||Hannah MacDonald, NPGS Director; Phone: 289-228-9479; Email: email@example.com|
|Primary Executive||NPGS Board; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Areas Served||Hamilton ; Niagara Region|
|Located In Community||St Catharines|
|Mailing Address||c/o NPGS c/o
120 South Dr
St Catharines, ON L2R 4V9
|Service and Access Details|
|Description (Service)||A rock club whose purpose is:
- to promote the collection of rocks, minerals, and fossils including micro-minerals and micro-fossils;
- to promote making jewellery, stone carving, and lapidary; and
- to promote the earth sciences, in particular geology and paleontology.
The NPGS Niagara Peninsula Geological Society was founded in 1962 and incorporated in March 1964.
That means that we've been around for some time!!
Activities and Events include:
Monthly meetings from September thru May (9 times per year).
Annual BBQ picnic
|Hours||Meetings from September to May - usually on 3rd Fridays, from 7:30 'til 9:30/10:00 pm.
Event vary throughout the year. Contact for more information.
|Dates||Meetings from September to May
GEOVenture! show - second Saturday in June
Annual picnic - 1 or 2 weeks after the show
Field Trips from late April to late October
For 2019-20, Lapidary speakers with short workshops - October & March. (Still planning other workshops.)
|Application||Call for information, visit our website, or send us an email.
Membership forms are available in our newsletters and on our website - http://www.ccfms.ca/clubs/NPGS/contact.htm
Please contact us at email@example.com.
|Fees||Membership - $20 Family, $15 individual|
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Legal Status||(50) Non Profit|
|Elections||at our Annual General Meeting in February|
|Service Categories||Science and Mathematics Associations|
|Print Material||The Pink Dolomite Saddle newsletter can be found online at http://www.ccfms.ca/clubs/NPGS/newsletters.htm.|