16 June 2018

MINERAL PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP ROOM 503 BGCA, 3 LOCKHART ROAD, WANCHAI 16 June 2018 (Saturday) 3:00 PM TO 5:00 PM – Michael Tracy will conduct a hands-on workshop for members, helping them to take improved photographs of their minerals using any form of camera including smart phones and using lights and…

10 May 2018

May MEMBERS’MONTHLY MEETING 10 MAY 2018 (THURSDAY) – Interesting mineralogy in facade stones of HK Speaker  : Professor Chan Lung-sang Language : English Professor Chan has conducted a study of various rocks used for façade and exterior cladding in buildings in Hong Kong. His talk will introduce interesting minerals in several façade…

14 June 2018

June Members’ Monthly Meeting 14 June 2018 (Thursday) – Quartz – The World’s Timekeeper Speaker : Anthea Strickland Language : English Powerpoint in English The almost universal use of quartz in today’s watches and clocks depends on the mineral’s special symmetry and one special property. This talk looks at the…

12 APRIL 2018

APRIL MEMBERS’ MEETING 12 April 2018 (Thursday) – You are encouraged to bring minerals, related equipment and books & magazines to show to or sell to other members and visitors.  The material that you bring along to our meetings provides an opportunity for members and visitors to purchase minerals and…

21 April 2018

FIELD EXCURSION TO PO TOI ISLAND 21 April 2018 (Saturday) – Trudy Kwong will lead members on an outing to the island on Saturday 21 April 2018. We shall have a chance to walk to a pegmatite outcrop.  Details will be released through a MailChimp early in April.    

9 April 2018

ADDITIONAL PRESENTATION MINERALS OF BROKEN HILL 9 April 2018 (Monday) – We shall have two Members’ Meetings in April: an extraordinary meeting on 9 April and the regular meeting on 12 April. Ian Strachan, a visitor from Australia, will present “Minerals of Broken Hill” to members and their guests at the usual…