Geology: Basic Identification Mondays | 5:00-6:30pm

Geology: Basic Identification | Mondays |5-6:30pm | HS Rm #4| Russell Scruggs | $20 Join local geologist and assayer Russell Scruggs to learn the elements that make up the different minerals and ores. You will learn to identify the main rock types by the minerals as well as how the different types of rocks were (more…)

Geology: Timetable and Formation Mondays | 6:45pm-8:15pm

Geology: Timetable and Formation| Mondays | 6:45-8:15pm | HS Rm #4| Russell Scruggs | $20 Join local geologist and assayer Russell Scruggs to study timetables and formation of geologic formations from Montana to the Northwest coast based on new scientific information. The different time periods, the shape changes of the continental land masses throughout geologic time along (more…)

Lapidary Thursdays | 5:30-7:30pm

Lapidary ǀ Thursdays |5:30-7:30pm | HS Rm #4| Russell Scruggs | $20 The first two class sessions will be an introduction to Lapidary.  Materials, new equipment and grinding materials will be covered. Followed by methods of cutting, grinding, and working stones. We will use a small portable unit to learn the basics. (more…)

Pegmatite Geology Field Trip Saturday, October 6th | 9:00am-4:00pm

Pegmatite Geology Field Trip ǀ Saturday, October 6th ǀ 9am-All Day ǀ Russell Scruggs| Meet in the Ennis High School Parking Lot | $20 Pack your layers, water, lunches, good shoes, cameras, and rock picks and meet at the High School Parking lot at 9 am on Saturday! Ringing rocks and pegmatite collecting Ennis to (more…)

Prospecting Geology Field Trip Saturday, October 13th | 9:00am-4:00pm

Prospecting Geology Field Trip ǀ Saturday, October 13th ǀ 9am-All Day ǀ Russell Scruggs| Meet in the Ennis High School Parking Lot | $20 Pack your layers, water, lunches, good shoes, cameras, and rock picks and meet at the High School Parking lot at 9 am on Saturday! Prospecting Mining Trip Ennis to Sappington, gold (more…)