Archive | September 2010

Celebrate Earth Science Week 2010

“In Search of Tufa, Tuff, and Tough Rocks” 

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Field trip dates: October 16 and 17, 2010.  The same free field trip is scheduled for both days.

Please visit http://www.nbmg.unr.edu/ESW/ESW_10/index.html to register, view the field trip road log and map, or learn more about Earth Science Week!


Tufa-one Sale

Plan an adventure to explore Nevada’s geology—buy one guidebook and get one free!

Offer is good only on October 16 and 17, 2010 for walk-in sales for Earth Science Week field trip participants. The NBMG sales office will be open 8:00-8:30 a.m. on those two days (just before the field trip begins).

Please see the announcement flyer (.pdf) for more information.

 

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Mackay Rock and Mineral Sale

Unique specimens $5 and under!

Time:  10:00am-2:00pm
When:  Sunday, Sept. 26, 2010
Where: By the John Mackay statue on the north end of the Quad
Questions:  Call Rachel Dolbier at (775) 784-4528

www.mines.unr.edu/museum

Proceeds go to the Mackay Rockhounds Club. 

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