Members belong to the Friends of Mineralogy either through one of its several regional chapters or as a national member. Most of the chapters hold or co-sponsor annual symposia.
Listed chronologically below are symposia that should be of interest to many FM members. Non-FM symposia in North America will be listed as well. To list your symposia email information to the webmaster.
Southern California Friends of Mineralogy
Geology and Mineral Resources of the North Slope of the San Bernardino Mountains, Stoddard Ridge & Sidewinder Mountains NE of Victorville, California
Saturday March 30, 2019,
9:00 AM – Noon: Symposium
1:00 – 4:00 PM: Tour of OMYA White Knob Quarry
Sunday March 31: Field Trips, Stoddard Ridge and Sidewinder Mountains
Flagg Mineral Foundation Symposium
April, 5 – 7, 2019 at Drury Inn & Suites – Phoenix Chandler Fashion Center.
New England Mineral Conference-2019
May 10-12, 2019
Sunday River Resort and Conference Center
Updates will be here:
We hope to open registration prior to Christmas 2018.
Any questions people have can be sent by email to NEMAinfo@maine.rr.com
2019 Dallas Mineral Collecting Symposium
The Dallas Mineral Collecting Symposium will be held August 23-25, 2019
at the Charles W. Eisemann Center, 2351 Performance Drive,
across from the Renaissance Hotel, Richardson, TX 75082
Details at https://www.dallassymposium.org/
2019 Friends of Mineralogy, Pacific Northwest Chapter Symposium
45th Annual Symposium, October 18-20, 2019
Specimen Mines of the West
Red Lion Inn, Kelso, WA (north of Portland, OR)
There will be more information at http://www.pnwfm.org/
40th Annual New Mexico Mineral Symposium
November 8-10, 2019