2017 Guest Speakers


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 

(Earthaven Museum)

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!!


2018 Meeting Notes

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2018 Guest Speakers


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.   
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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!!


Club Info

Monthly Meetings

Are the 4th Wednesday of the month

unless otherwise stated.

6:30 P.M.

Lower Level of the

Florence Natural Resource & Interpretive Center

4793 Forestry Drive, HWY US 2

Florence, WI 54121