Events

The Atlanta Geological Society hosts meetings and a Professional Geologist Study Group.

The meetings are the last Tuesday evening of the month at the Fernbank Museum of Natural History, 767 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, GA 30307.  We take a summer break in July and a Holiday break  in December.

The Professional Geologist Study Group meets 10:00 am – 12:00 p.m. the last Saturday morning of the month at the Fernbank Science Center, 156 Heaton Park Drive, Atlanta, GA 30307.  The “last Saturday”  may change due to holidays, etc.

Upcoming events:

The AGS June Social

Date:  Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Time:  Social begins at 6:30 pm; Meeting begins at 7:00 pm
BBQ by Community Q
4K Giant movie will be “The Search for Life in Space”
LocationFernbank Museum of Natural History
760 Clifton Road, N.E.
Atlanta, GA  30307

Your membership dues must be up to date to join us for the June 2017 Social.  Please arrive at the museum by 6:00 pm for early registration, also don’t forget to bring your lightly used geologic items for the AGS door prizes!

The Search for Life in Space  movie will be reviewed in  Fernbank’s NEW 4K Giant Screen Theater after the door prize drawing.

The AGS does not meet in July

The AGS July PG Workshop

Date:  Saturday, July 29, 2017
Time:  10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Speaker:  TBA
Subject:  TBA
Location:  Fernbank Science Center
156 Heaton Park Dr NE
Atlanta, GA 30307

The AGS August PG Workshop

Date:  Saturday, August 26, 2017
Time:  10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Speaker:  TBA
Subject:  TBA
Location:  Fernbank Science Center
156 Heaton Park Dr NE
Atlanta, GA 30307

The AGS August Meeting

Date:          Tuesday, August 29
Time:          6:30 pm networking and pizza; 7:00 pm meeting
Subject:    “The Carolina Sandhills of the Southeastern United States are Eolian Sand Sheets and Dunes that Were Active During the Last Glaciation” (abstract)
Speaker:   Chris Swezey, USGS, Reston, VA
LocationFernbank Museum of Natural History
760 Clifton Road, N.E.
Atlanta, GA  30307

The AGS September Meeting

Date:          Tuesday, September 26
Time:          6:30 pm networking and pizza; 7:00 pm meeting
Subject:    “Interactive GIS-Based Geological Field Guide and Geodatabase for Georgia”
Speaker:   Katayoun Mobasher, Univ. North Georgia
LocationFernbank Museum of Natural History
760 Clifton Road, N.E.
Atlanta, GA  30307

The AGS September PG Workshop

Date:  Saturday, September 30, 2017
Time:  10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Speaker:  TBA
Subject:  TBA
Location:  Fernbank Science Center
156 Heaton Park Dr NE
Atlanta, GA 30307