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Gloucestershire Geology Trust Diary Dates

Unless otherwise stated contact GGT for more details on 01452 864438 or info@glosgeotrust.org.uk.

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Gloucestershire Geology Trust






2017 Gloucestershire Geology Trust Diary Dates





We are currently finalising our events listing for 2017. Please contact us for more details of our planned events, or if your organisation would like to collaborate with GGT to host an event in the future.

Have a look at our Facebook page for more up to date events details:

https://www.facebook.com/glosgeotrust/

Unless otherwise stated, contact GGT for more details on 01452 864 438 or alice@glosgeotrust.org.uk



June 2017


Saturday 24th June: Huntley Guided Walk - 2pm


Guided Walk around Huntley Quarry, led by the Head of Geology and a member of the Geology Panel. Walk begins at 2pm meeting at the Church in Huntley. 


Please wear sturdy boots.


This event is part of GeoFest 2017 for the Abberley and Malvern Hills Geopark

Get involved in the three month programme of events and activities for GeoFest 2015. Throughout the Summer the events include walks, talks, and children's activities along with 'Ask the Expert' sessions and demonstrations which explore the geology, landscape, history and wildlife of the Abberley and Malvern Hills Geopark. For further information on the GeoPark, please visit www.geopark.org.uk


Sunday 25th June: Go Wild Robinswood Hill


Event co-organised Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust

Please visit www.gloucestershirewildlifetrust.co.uk 


July 2017


Sunday 16th July: Go Wild Crickley Hill


Event co-organised Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust

Please visit www.gloucestershirewildlifetrust.co.uk


August 2017


Thursday to Sunday 3rd-6th August: Countryfile Live


September 2017


Saturday 2nd September

2nd September - 10-1 Guided walk to explore the building stones of Gloucester as part of the GeoFest 2017


2nd September 1pm - Fossil hunt at Hock Cliff


Event organised by the Stroud Valleys Project



October 2017


Saturday 7th to Sunday 15th October: Earth Science Week

Thanks for funding from The Geological Society, the GGT have three events running for Earth Science Week, and two following the theme of this year, 'Our Restless Earth'.


Saturday 7th Octover, 10-4 at the Cheltenham Science Group (www.cheltenhamsciencegroup.co.uk); Saturday 14th October at the Dean Heritage Centre, Soudley 11-3 and a day of talks and tours at Gloucester Cathedral on Geoconservation!


Monday 23rd October: Rock and Fossil Roadshow

Event co-organised by The Dean Heritage Centre, Soudley, Camp Hill, Cinderford, GL14 2UB.


A fun day to discover the local geology and explore the Dean Heritage Centre. Get involved in the many crafts and activities: make your own prehistoric creature, dig for fossils and gems, bring your own specimens for identification and more!


Tuesday 24th October: Rock and Fossil Roadshow

Event co-organised by The Old Prison, Northleach, GL53 3JH.


A fun day to discover the local geology and the prison itself. Get involved in the many crafts and activities: make your own prehistoric creature, dig for fossils and gems, bring your own specimens for identification and more!


Thursday 26th October: Rock and Fossil Roadshow

Event co-organised by Gloucester Cathedral, .


http://www.gloucestercathedral.org.uk/whats-on/family-activities/rock-and-fossil-roadshow.php



Friday 27th October: Dinosaur Workshop

Event co-organised by Museum of Gloucester, .


http://venues.gloucester.gov.uk/Freetime/Museums/events/FossilFridays.aspx









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