Mindat.org is organising two events in November 2015 that may be of interest to members.
On Friday 13th November there is a ‘behind the scenes’ tour of the mineral department at the National History Museum, London.
On Sunday 15th November, Mindat’s 2nd annual mineral symposium will be held at Haywards Heath, West Sussex. Speakers at the event include:
Jolyon Ralph – brief mindat.org update and mineral collecting cataloguing in the 21st century
Chris Mavris – An exceptional find of artinite from Parma, Italy
Luis Martins – The hitchhikers guide to Portuguese pegmatites
Ed Loye – REE minerals
Roy Starkey – Arran in Focus (minerals of the Isle of Arran)
Details of these events can be found through this link to mindat.org: http://www.mindat.org/a/mindat_meetings_2015