Special Events

CIM and Calgary MEG Holiday Social Wed Dec 12, 2018

The CIM and Calgary MEG would like to invite their members and friends together for a Holiday Social at The Garage (200 Barclay Parade SW) on Wednesday, December 12th, from 5:00-7:00pm.
Appetizers and draw prizes will be provided

Field Trip to the Ammolite Quarry Saturday, October 13

THE CALGARY MEG IS HOSTING A FULL DAY FIELD TRIP TO THE AMMOLITE QUARRY AT MAGRATH IN THE BEARPAW FORMATION, ALONG SAINT MARY’S RIVER, SOUTHERN ALBERTA.
BARRY RICHARDS, OF THE GEOLOGICAL SURVEY OF CANADA, AND RENE TRUDEL, OF KORITE, WILL LEAD THE FIELD TRIP.

Itinerary – Saturday, October 13th, 2018
7:30am: Depart from the Geological Survey of […]

Bayonne Gold and Jersey Lead-Zinc Field Trip – Sept 14, 2018

The Calgary MEG, in cooperation with Margaux Resources Ltd., is presenting a 3-day field trip to the Bayonne Gold and Jersey Lead-Zinc deposits in the Nelson Mining District, Southeastern British Columbia.

Margaux Resources team of experienced geologists will guide this tour of the Bayonne Gold deposit, and a full day visit to the Jersey Lead-Zinc […]

CIM/MEG Social Night – June 14, 5:00 – 7:00 pm

The Garage, 200 Barclay Parade SW (Eau Claire Market)
The CIM and Calgary MEG would like to invite our members and friends to gather once more this Spring for a casual social evening. Please join a diverse group of geoscientists and engineers for drinks and conversation at The Garage in Eau Claire Market. Appetizers will […]

Edward Everett (Ned) Gilbert

I came across this article recently, and I post it here for the interest of our members. Ned Gilbert hasn’t come out to an MEG meeting for many years. It seems he’s still alive, but he’d be about 96 now. You can’t really blame him for not coming out to meetings anymore. Probably our […]

MEG Social Night Thurs April 26, 4:30 to 7:00 pm

Pig & Duke Pub, 503 4th Ave SW

The Calgary MEG invites you to join us for a casual social night at the Pig & Duke’s downtown location. As usual, we will be attracting a diverse and accomplished group. We encourage anyone with an interest in mineral exploration to attend. Appetizers will be provided.

Lithium Mineral Exploration in Alberta: Government/Industry Workshop Wed, March 28, 2018

MEG Members are invited to attend a free, full day industry/government lithium workshop.

Date: Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Location: Pekisko Room (3rd Floor), McDougall Centre, Calgary (455, 6th St. SW)
Time: 9 am to 4 pm
Cost: Free, and lunch is provided
Please RSVP to megcalgary@gmail.com by March 20 to confirm
DRAFT AGENDA (Subject to Change)
09:00 – 10:30 a.m.

Department […]

MEG Luncheon Jan 12 2018

To attend, please respond to megcalgary@gmail.com or membership@megcalgary.com. The only reason we ask for a response is to judge the approximate attendance so we have enough food. We don’t sell tickets, although our seating capacity is limited to about 60.  You’re welcome to just show up, but we do appreciate an RSVP.

Date: Friday, January […]

HAWKINS, Paul Alan – February 15, 1953 – November 17, 2017

Paul Hawkins passed away peacefully on Friday, November 17, 2017 at the age of 64 years. His parents, Gerald and Margaret Olive welcomed Paul into the world in Toronto, Ontario on February 15, 1953. Paul, following in his older brothers steps, David and John, grew up in the Beaches neighborhood in Toronto and their […]

Field trip to the Monarch and Kicking Horse Pb-Zn-Ag Mines, near Field, B.C., in Yoho National Park

Thank you for the very positive response to the upcoming field trip to the Monarch and Kicking Horse Pb-Zn-Ag Mines, near Field, B.C., in Yoho National Park. The field trip will be on September 23rd, based on the popular vote! This field trip will be lead by Barry Richards, of the GSC Calgary, a […]