The Liverpool Geological Society - Founded 1859
President: Professor Silvia Gonzalez
Website Updated: 5/3/2014 @ 19:30
Welcome to the LGS website.
Two more members to be Elected at the next meeting are:- Mr Thomas Hughes & Mr Joel Miller, both are students.
LGS Council Meeting is on Tuesday, 25th March
2014 at the usual time and location.
LGS Members PHOTOS - Can you UPLOAD your photos from your LGS Field Trips especially The Tenerife & The ICELAND Tour by
Date: SUNDAY, 16th March 2014 @ 2:00 pm.
'A Practical Introduction to Fossils'
Hon Sec Joe Crossley
Location: Please meet at The World Museum,
William Brown Street, Liverpool.
AS PART OF NATIONAL SCIENCE &
The Lancashire Group of the Geologists' Association - Indoor meetings are held in the main office building of Castle Cement, Ribblesdale Works, Clitheroe. Usually at 7.15pm on Friday's on Friday, 14th March 2014 is '150 Years of the Archaeopterix'
by Dr John Nudds.
Rockwatch.org.uk next event is:- Family Day at the British Geological Survey, Keyworth, Nottinghamshire, Post Code: NG12 5GG.
Sat. 22nd March 10 am - 4:00 pm.
Manchester Geological Association
Wednesday 5 March 2014 at 18:30 - Joint Meeting with the Geographical Association - Living in Europe's Supervolcano: Volcanic hazard and emergency management in the Bay of Naples - Dr Martin Degg, University of Chester. This meeting is taking place in Lecture Theatre B of the Roscoe Building, (building 53 on the campus map, adjacent to the Williamson Building, building 52). Refreshments will be available from 18:00 in the Roscoe Building foyer.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.
National Science & ENGINEERING
Week Event - 14th to 23rd March 2014
2013/2014 LGS Programme of Events
8th Oct - The Presidential Address by
Professor Silvia Gonzalez entitled
'Meteorite Impact and Quaternary
29th Oct - The LGS in ICELAND 2013 with
Chris Hunt (University of Liverpool).
12th Nov - Professor Peter Kokelaar talks about
'Encounters with Non-Uniformitarism:
Reflections on a Personal Voyage'.
10th Dec - NOT a DIY Geological Quiz plus
CHEESE & WINE with Hazel Clark &
28th Jan - Professor Richard Holme talks about
'Geomagnetic Field Variations &
11th Feb - Dr Gerry Lucas talk on 'The Geology &
Scenery of Tenerife'.
18th Feb - The 2014 Annual Society Dinner at
20th Feb - Joint Meeting with the NW Group of
The Geological Society with Ted Nield
on 'Learning to Love the Meteorite'.
22nd Feb - The HERDMAN SYMPOSIUM 2014
(see above) entitled 'Geoscience
4th Mar - Professor John Collinson talks about 'A
Geo-Safari Through The Kenyan Rift'.
16th Mar - Hon Sec Joe Crossley gives A Practical
Introduction to Fossils as part the National
Science Week Event.
18th Mar* - The Distinguished Visitor's Address
by Professor Peter Styles on 'Fracking
- What's All The Fuss About?'
23rd Apr - Mersey Estuary Field Trip on The
University of Liverpool Research Vessel
(if bad weather try 30th April) with
16th-18th May - Weekend Field Meeting to
The North Yorkshire Coast & Moors
with Joe Crossley & Hazel Clark.
(We are taking bookings, contact
The Liverpool Geological Society is a UK Registered Charity
Anyone can join the LGS who has a great interest in Geology. Individuals, Families & Friends from all academic backgrounds.
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FRIDAY, 14th March 2014 to
Sunday, 23rd March 2014
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