The 947th meeting of the
Mineralogical Society
Southern California

August Meeting

Annual Potluck Picnic & Silent Auction

Theme “Why I Love Minerals”

Saturday, August 6th, 2017, noon to 4:30

At the home of Bruce & Kathy Carter

See July bulletin for details

About us…

The Mineralogical Society of Southern California is dedicated to the dissemination of a general knowledge of the mineralogical and related earth sciences through the study and collecting of mineral specimens. Organized in 1931, it is the oldest mineralogical society in the western United States.
The MSSC is a scientific non-profit organization that actively supports the Pasadena City College Geology Department, its associated Dana Club,, and the Field Science Scholarship Fund. Support is also given to the San Bernardino County Museum of Natural History and Mindat.
The MSSC is affiliated with the California Federation of Mineralogical Societies and American Federation of Mineralogical Societies.

About the Program:  Annual Picnic & silent Auction: Theme Why I Love Minerals

There will be a silent auction, please bring donations, before the meal. We will be feasting on BBQ beef and pork, as well as many delicious side dishes and desserts. We will be sharing our stories around the theme of Why I Love Minerals. Please see the July bulletin for details about this event. Make sure you RSVP to by August 1.

Upcoming Events
  • September- Dr. George Rossman: Quartz crystals
  • September 10- Board Meeting
  • October- Leslie Neff & Larry Hoskinson – Opals Part 2
  • November 2017 -Chuck Howser – Flight
  • December, 2017-Eric Scerri – to be announced

The MSSC is pleased to offer:

X-Dana Mineral Spreadsheet