ESCONI Mineralogy Meeting 7:30 p.m. College of Dupage, - Tech Ed (TEC) Building, Room 1038B (Map) - Topic: Opals
CRMS 65th Annual Silent Auction, 6 to 9 PM! First table closes at 6:30 PM. Free admission and parking. St. Peter's United Church of Christ — Gymnasium, 8013 Laramie Ave., Skokie, IL. Info: Visit our Auction page or click here to download our Auction Flyer.
|Sat - Sun
3/8 & 9
|Burpee Paleofest 2014, Rockford, Illinois - focus on the Cenozoic Era, or, The World After Dinosaurs.
There are hands on activities for families, but it is also a venue for paleontologists to meet the public and introduce them to cutting-edge research. PaleoFest opens the door and makes science a public process, and allows more and more students to meet with scientists to discuss their educational pursuits.
|Sat & Sun 3/15 & 3/16||
ESCONI Gem, Mineral and Fossil Show
|Sat 3/21||ESCONI Board Meeting. 7:30 p.m. College of Dupage, Tech Ed Build. TEC 1038B (Map)|
|Sat 3/22||Archaeology Study Group Meeting. 7:30 p.m. College of Dupage, - Tech Ed Building (TEC), Room 1038B (Map)
Topic: "History & Science of the Shroud of Turin."
Dr John Ruskamp will be lecturing on the history and science of the famous Shroud of Turin. As one of most famous shrouds of history, Dr Ruskamp will display a life size replica of the shroud. As one of only a handful in existence, you will have the opportunity to see for your self the shroud in detail, learn about its discovery, and discuss its scientific significance.
Visit the site below for more history on the shroud.
This is an event you will not want to miss!
|3/22 - 3/23||
Des Plaines Valley Geological Society's 49th Annual Gem, Mineral, Fossil, Jewelry and Lapidary Arts Show, Sa: 9:30-5, Su: 10-4. Admission - Adults $3.00, Seniors $2.00, Students with School ID $1.00, Children under 12 FREE when accompanied by an adult., Des Plaines Park District Leisure Center, 2222 Birch Street, Des Plaines, IL.,http://www.desplainesgeologyclub.org or contact Jeanine N. Mielecki at email@example.com
|Fri 3/28||ESCONI Board Meeting. 7:30 p.m. College of Dupage, Tech Ed Build. TEC 1038B (Map)|
Badger Lapidary and Geological Society's 44th Annual Rock, Gem, Mineral and Fossil Show, Monroe WI., Sa: 9-5, Su: 9-5, Monroe High School, 1600 26th St., Monroe, WI 53566, Info: http://www.badgerrockclub.org or contact Terri Marche at firstname.lastname@example.org