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Indoor Meetings Programme - 2017

Date Subject
17th January 2017Tony Mitchell: 'Iceland.'
21st February 2017James Downer: 'Virtual Geology.'
21st March 2017 Annual General Meeting:
Anthony Brook:
'Response to the Threat of Invasion 1804; Canals, Coastal Forts and Cartography of SE England.'
18th April 2017 Dan Tuson:
'The Kent Downs: An illustrated talk on the landscape, settlement, farming, wildlife and features of the North Downs of Kent.'
Dan will be bringing copies of his book ‘The Kent Downs’ for sale.'
16th May 2017 Ann Barrett:
'Impressions of Tasmania'
20th June 2017 Dr Chris Duffin:
'A Geological Transect Across the Himalaya'
18th July 2017 Prof David Wray:
'Zircons: Helping to Understand the History of Our Sediments.'
15th August 2017 Anthony Brook and Roger Cordiner:
‘Lanzarote and Fuerteventura. The Easternmost Canary Islands.’
On the Wednesday and Thursday following their talk Anthony and Roger plan two walks, to Lenham and East Peckham returning to Maidstone by bus.
They invite KGG members to join them on either, or part, of these walks.
For further details click here
19th September 2017 Dr Anne Padfield:
'Soil: A Substance of Substance.'
17th October 2017 Dr Haydon Bailey:
'The Value of Microfossils.'
21st November 2017 Geoff Downer:
'The Geology of Namibia.'
19th December 2017 Christmas Evening:
Please bring labelled fossils, minerals and rocks for sale for the benefit of the Group and any other specimens found during the year for display. Members may also care to bring in refreshments.