The Stamford Mineralogical Society will hold its 24th Annual Gem, Mineral, Jewelry and Fossil Show on Nov. 5-6 2011 at the Eastern Greenwich Civic Center, 90 Harding Rd., Old Greenwich, CT 06870. The show is easily accessible from the Conn. Turnpike (Exit 5 or 6). The show is also 1 block from the Old Greenwich station on Metro North.
Hours: Sat. 9:30 AM to 5 PM, Sun. 10 AM to 4:30 PM
Gem Deposits of Thailand
By Paula Piilonen
(Recorded talk from the Rochester Mineral Symposium 2012)
The presenter is a researcher at the Canadian Museum of Nature. The program covers a trip to Thailand and Cambodia to explore the large bodies of alkaline rocks that contain deposits of gem quality zircon. These zircons give important imformation about the earth’s mantle.
Following the presentation, a variety of mineral specimens will be distributed to those attending.
Stamford Mineralogical Society
Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015, 7:30 PM
Eastern Greenwich Civic Center, 90 Harding Road, Old Greenwich, CT