January Guest Speaker: Cullen Laughlin. He will be telling us about his recent rock and mineral trip to Utah. He will also be informing us on the discovery of new minerals to the State of Michigan. February Guest Speaker: Our speaker for the evening will be Ryan Peterson, who is an archaeology student at Northern Michigan University. The title of his program is, "Archaeology of the Great Lakes". He will also have some artifacts for us to see.
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April Guest Speaker: May Guest Speaker: June Guest Speaker:James Skibo, a professor at the University of Illinois. He will be telling us about his (and his students) archeological work that has been done on Grand Island.
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September Guest Speaker: October Guest Speaker: No meeting in November December Christmas Party: December 5, 2018, 6:30 P.M. Bring a dish to pass, snacks, Christmas cookies, etc. Come have a good time!!
January Guest Speaker: Show and Tell February Guest Speaker: Flint Knapping with John Gilner
March Guest Speaker: Steve Smith, Dickinson County Mine Inspector
The job of being a mine inspector & update on the bat population
April Guest Speaker: Metal Detecting
Bring your metal detector and learn some new tips & tricks. May Guest Speaker: Joseph Tater, Rock Polishing for all ages. June Guest Speaker: The World of Topaz by Michael and Ruth Riesch
July Guest Speaker: Suzan Ballo - Alaskan Photo Presentation along with a fossils & petrified wood display.
August Guest Speaker: Lois Ann Johnson, South Dakota Presentation, display and information on field trip.
September Guest Speaker: Rock Identification and Rock Swap and SA October Guest Speaker: Eric Kleiman – Well drilling (story on how the Back Forty Project began) and Richard Lassin a geologist from Lansing will be assisting with the presentation.
"10 Year Anniversary Party" No meeting in November December Christmas Party: December 6, 2017 6:30 P.M. Bring a dish to pass, snacks, Christmas cookies, etc. Come have a good time!!