Symposia

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.


New England Mineral Conference-2019

May 10-12, 2019

Sunday River Resort and Conference Center
Newry, Maine

Updates will be here:

https://www.facebook.com/NewEnglandMineralAssociation/

and here:

http://nemineralassociation.org/default.html

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


Past Symposia