Events

The Atlanta Geological Society  hosts two events:  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 August PG Workshop

Date:  Saturday, August 26, 2017
Time:  10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Speaker:  Ben Black, PG
Subject:  Engineering Geology
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
Speaker:   Chris Swezey, USGS, Reston, VA
Subject:    “The Carolina Sandhills of the Southeastern United States are Eolian Sand Sheets and Dunes that Were Active During the Last Glaciation” (abstract)
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
Speaker:   Katayoun Mobasher, Univ. North Georgia
Subject:    “Interactive GIS-Based Geological Field Guide and Geodatabase for 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:  Jim Kennedy, Ph.D., P.G.
Subject:  GeoHydro
Location:  Fernbank Science Center
156 Heaton Park Dr NE
Atlanta, GA 30307

The AGS October Meeting

Date:          Tuesday, October 31, 2017
Time:          6:30 pm networking and pizza; 7:00 pm meeting
Speaker:   TBA
Subject:    TBA
LocationFernbank Museum of Natural History
760 Clifton Road, N.E.
Atlanta, GA  30307

The AGS October PG Workshop

Date:  Saturday, October 28, 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 November Meeting

Date:          Tuesday, November 28, 2017
Time:          6:30 pm networking and pizza; 7:00 pm meeting
Speaker:   TBA
Subject:    TBA
LocationFernbank Museum of Natural History
760 Clifton Road, N.E.
Atlanta, GA  30307

The AGS November PG Workshop

Date:  Saturday, November 25, 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 does not hold meetings in December