NORTHMINSTER PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH
7706 25th Avenue Northwest
We get together every 2nd Tuesday of the month except in the month of December when we start our annual Christmas/End of Year Dinner an hour earlier.
We meet in the basement of the Northminster Presbyterian Church which is located at;7706 - 25th Avenue NW in the Loyal Heights. (See Map at bottom of this page)
The regular meeting begins at 7:30 PM and includes a show-and-tell session. After club business is transacted we then have a 10-25 minute program of interest to our members and guests.
Juniors at 6:30 PM, everyone else at 7:30 PM
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Speakers/Programs for NSL&MC's 2015 Meetings
Juniors at 6:30 PM, everyone at 7:30 PM Juniors:
Juniors: Lapidary 101: Juniors get hands-on experience in working with rocks.
• Badge program:
This program is open to kindergarten through 3rd graders who are new to learning about rocks or are familiar with the basics of rock-hounding. We follow the AFMS Rockhound Badge program by providing the children with hands-on, interactive learning opportunities in earth sciences and lapidary arts. Our goals are to foster an interest in learning more about the natural world and exposing children to concepts and vocabulary related to rocks and minerals. Families are encouraged to work on badge requirements at home as well. We start promptly at 6:30 PM.
• Explorers: Lapidary 101
Susan Gardner leads the program with a variety of subjects and projects for young members and junior guests.
Nancy Ann Sachman:
How I came to major in Geology
Scholarship recipient Nancy Ann Sachman is focusing on seismicity in her studies at the UW, with emphasis on volca-nology and analysis of igneous processes. She will introduce herself and talk about her pathway to geology She will include what motivates her, who has helped her along that path, and her career goals.
Nancy Ann has a position with the IMUSH project, moni-toring of seismic data on Mount St. Helens to map the magma chamber and predict future movement (and possible erup-tions). She also works as a student assistant at the Pacific Northwest Seismic Network.
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