Field Trips, Events and Talks

Future Events

2021 Trips

The next field trip will be in the spring 2021. Recommendations are welcome!

Past Events

2020 Events

  • September 12, 2020 - Annual Lethbridge Tailgate
  • August 29, 2020 - Rock & Equipment Auction
  • 2020 Field Trips

  • July - Field trip - Scabby Butte
  • June - Field trip - Garretts Coulee
  • 2019 Events

  • October 4-6, 2019 - National Rock and Gem show
  • September 14, 2019 - Annual Lethbridge Tailgate
  • March 21-25, 2019 - Silver Cove Rock and Gem Show
  • 2018 Events

  • September 8, 2018 - Annual Tailgate event
  • May 18-20, 2018 - May Daze (Hosted by Calgary Lapidary Club)
  • May 4-6, 2018 - 58th CRLC Gem, Mineral and Fossil show
  • March 8-10, 2018 - Display at Silver Cove Rock and Gem show
  • 2017 Field trips

  • September 30, 2017 - Field trip - Collect ammonites - by Brett Jenson
  • September 23, 2017 - Field trip - Crowsnest Pass - by Karen Patching
  • 2017 Events

  • September 9, 2017 - Tailgate Sale
  • June 9-11, 2017 - Club display at the Lethbridge Gem & Mineral Show
  • May 19-21, 2017 - May Daze (Lethbridge)
  • March 2-5, 2017. Club display at Lethbridge Gem and Mineral Show presented by Silver Cover, Italian Canadian Club
  • 2016 Field Trips

  • May 7, 2016 - Field trip - Grassy Lake to look for Amber
  • April 29, 2016 - Field Trip - Calgary Rock, Gem and Fossil Show
  • 2016 Events

  • June 3, 2016 - Summer picnic at the Coalhurst Miners Picnic Grounds
  • September 17, 2016 - Annual Tailgate Sale
  • May 20-22, 2016 - May Daze in Lacombe Alberta
  • May 20-22, 2016 - May Daze in Lacombe Alberta
  • April 16, 2016 - Annual Rockounds Jewelry Sale
  • March 2, 2016 - Guest speaker was Belinda Crowson, Museum Educator at the Galt Museum, her presentation was on the history of underground activity (including coal mining) in Lethbridge
  • 2015 Events

  • June, 2015 - 5th Annual BBQ/Picnic at Coalhurst Miners Memorial Park.
  • May 6, 2015 - Guest speaker for meeting was Dr. Hester Jiskoot Glaciologist & Physical Geographer
  • 2015 Field Trip

  • May 2, 2015 - Field trip - Calgary Rock, Gem and Fossil Show for members. Bus leaves at 7:00 am sharp from Lethbridge College by Cousin's Building [$20 per member]
  • April 25th, 2015 - Field trip - Grassy Lake to look for amber.
  • 2014 Events

  • September 6, 2014 - Tailgate Sale
  • June 11, 2014 - Picnic at the Research Station Picnic Grounds
  • May 3, 2014 - Calgary Rock & Gem show
  • 2013 Events

  • November 23, 2013 - Jewelery Sale
  • September 14, 2013 - Tailgate Sale
  • June 19, 2013 - BBQ Picnic
  • 2013 Field Trips

  • August 17, 2013 - Field trip - Devil's Coulee Dinosaur Heritage Museum
  • August 10, 2013 - Field trip - Coulee Oldman River
  • July 20, 2013 - Field trip - Grassy Lake Field Trip
  • June 13, 2013 - Field trip - Korite Mine Tour
  • June 1, 2013 - Field trip - The Forks Coulee
  • May 17-19, 2013 - Field trip - May Daze Elnora Alberta
  • May 7, 2013 - Field trip - Calgary Rock & Gem Show
  • 2012 Events

  • September 15, 2015 - Annual Tailgate Sale
  • 2012 Field Trips

  • August 10, 2015 - Field trip - Chert site hike Hike
  • August 4, 2015 - Field trip - Grassy Lake
  • July 14, 2015 - Field trip - Stromatolife Hike or Frank Slide
  • June 23, 2015 - Field trip - Bow Island River Forks
  • May 26, 2015 - Field trip - Oldman River - Coulee exposure site
  • May 18-20, 2015 - Field trip - May Daze Medicine Hat Alberta
  • May 7, 2015 - Field trip - Calgary Rock & Gem Show
  • February 24, 2015 - Field trip - Royal Tyrrell Museum of Palaeontology
  • March 7, 2015 - Field trip - Josee's Hand Made Imports
  • May 2, 2015 - Field trip - Tour of Jade Stone (1104-2nd Ave. S. Lethbridge) after regular meeting
  • May 5, 2015 - Field trip - Calgary Rock Show