The Maryland Geological Society is a non-profit organization dedicated to the collection, study, and display of all aspects of the geological sciences. Members include amateur and professional fossil and mineral collectors.
Membership is open to all and all are welcome!
★Recent Fossil Find★
Nice examples of Otodus obliquus from Maryland.
Sunday, March 16, 2014
11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Bowie Community Center
3209 Stonybrook Drive
Bowie, Maryland 20715
Directions to the Bowie Community Center
can be found under the Meetings & Trips
tab above or at this link.
Speaker of the Meeting:
Bob Farrar, Amethyst Mining in Brazil.
Mineral of the Meeting:
Realgar (left) and Orpiment (right)
(Realgar and Orpiment photos by Rob
Lavinsky, from Wikimedia and reproduced under Creative Commons Attribution-Share
Alike 3.0 Unported license.)
The Maryland Geological Society is a member of the Eastern Federation of Mineralogical and Lapidary Societies and the American Federation of Mineralogical Societies.
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