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WELCOME

Welcome to the LGS website.

The LGS President Professor Jim Marshall

welcomes you, one and all to the 159th

Session of the LGS.

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Registered Charity No: 500067

LIVERPOOL

GEOLOGICAL

SOCIETY

159th Session
Chirotherium storetonense Track © World Museum, Liverpool

FROM THE TREASURER

Subscriptions for the 2017 - 2018 session are due on the 1st October 2017, ALL enquires regarding membership of the Society to the Honorary Treasurer at g.t.b_lgs@hotmail.co.uk Those wishing to take advantage of a Standing Order Mandate to pay their subscriptions and save worrying each year about paying their subscriptions please contact me (Honorary Treasurer) and I will supply you our bank details, this can be completed online or by going to your bank in person. Subscription rates are: £15 for full members and £5 for student members (full time students). Those members who subscribe to the Geological Journal, the yearly subscription price has been increased to £64.00 for 2017- 2018. Mr Gary T Billington Honorary Treasurer Liverpool Geological Society 4 Lewisham Road Liverpool L11 1EF
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Refreshments

Tea & coffee will now be served at the front of the lecture theatre, from 7pm. We will need to make sure that we leave no debris behind when we have finished. The library trolley will also be open at the same time at the front of the lecture theatre.

News items

The George Herdman Chair of Geology Lecture

by Professor John Wheeler:

CRYSTAL WORLD:  the science of the Earth beneath our feet  This will be held on Tuesday, 26th September 2017 in the Sherrington Lecture Theatre LT1 at the University of Liverpool. 6.00pm start, followed by drinks reception at the Jane Herdman Map Library. more here

Family Science Discovery Fair:

Earth Science in Action at Ness Botanic Gardens Saturday 7th October 2017 12noon – 4 pm. FREE*

PRESIDENTIAL ADDRESS - October 10th

Professor Jim Marshall

Concretions

Details here.

Earth Science Week Event at Ness Gardens - volunteers

wanted.

A family science discovery fair: Earth Science in Action will be taking place

at Ness Botanic Gardens on Saturday 7th October 2017 from 12noon – 4 pm.

If you think you could spare an hour to staff the LGS stand, sell LGS booklets, talk to visitors - or help folk find rocks on the rock trail around the gardens, then please email:  hiatus@liv.ac.uk For this event, there will be lots of hands-on activities* for all the family including: Cracking Volcanoes Protecting Coastlines Discovering Dinosaurs Rock Detectives Rock Trail *A few activities will take place in the gardens.  Admission applies for garden entry unless you are a helper.

WELCOME

Welcome to the LGS website.

The LGS President Professor Jim

Marshall welcomes you, one and all to

the 159th Session of the LGS.

© Liverpool Geological Society

Liverpool Geological

Society

159 th session
Registered Charity No: 500067
Chirotherium storetonense Track © World Museum, Liverpool

News items

The George Herdman Chair of Geology Lecture

by Professor John Wheeler:

CRYSTAL WORLD:  the science of the Earth beneath our feet  This will be held on Tuesday, 26th September 2017 in the Sherrington Lecture Theatre LT1 at the University of Liverpool. 6.00pm start, followed by drinks reception at the Jane Herdman Map Library. more here

Family Science Discovery Fair:

Earth Science in Action at Ness Botanic Gardens Saturday 7th October 2017 12noon – 4 pm. FREE*

PRESIDENTIAL ADDRESS -

October 10th

Professor Jim Marshall

Concretions

Details here.

FROM THE TREASURER

Subscriptions for the 2017 - 2018 session are due on the 1st October 2017, ALL enquires regarding membership of the Society to the Honorary Treasurer at g.t.b_lgs@hotmail.co.uk Those wishing to take advantage of a Standing Order Mandate to pay their subscriptions and save worrying each year about paying their subscriptions please contact me (Honorary Treasurer) and I will supply you our bank details, this can be completed online or by going to your bank in person. Subscription rates are: £15 for full members and £5 for student members (full time students). Those members who subscribe to the Geological Journal, the yearly subscription price has been increased to £64.00 for 2017-2018. Mr Gary T Billington Honorary Treasurer Liverpool Geological Society 4 Lewisham Road Liverpool L11 1EF

Earth Science Week Event at Ness Gardens - volunteers

wanted.

A family science discovery fair: Earth Science in Action will be taking place

at Ness Botanic Gardens on Saturday 7th October 2017 from 12noon – 4 pm.

If you think you could spare an hour to staff the LGS stand, sell LGS booklets, talk to visitors - or help folk find rocks on the rock trail around the gardens, then please email:  hiatus@liv.ac.uk For this event, there will be lots of hands-on activities* for all the family including: Cracking Volcanoes Protecting Coastlines Discovering Dinosaurs Rock Detectives Rock Trail *A few activities will take place in the gardens.  Admission applies for garden entry unless you are a helper.