May
13
7:00 am07:00

Collecting Trip to Flamborough

Trip planned to the Flamborough quarry. Date is tentative.

About Field Trips - read this please. We run trips to be safe. There are NO exceptions.

Your family will need to sign-up when the trip is confirmed. Once signed up, the location and other details will be supplied.

Members only!

 

Feb
25
1:00 pm13:00

YTMC Meeting

  • Ontario Science Centre

Regular Meeting

Planning to have a speaker talk about Dinosaurs.

Jan
28
1:00 pm13:00

YTMC Meeting

  • Ontario Science Centre

Regular meeting.

Mining Matters will be visiting and running a lab and talks.

Nov
26
1:00 pm13:00

Trip to U of T

  • Geosciences Building

Micromount lab!

A visit to microscope lab at University of Toronto. Tony, Steve, and Liz will run a micromount lab at U of T. Thank you to professor Charly Bank and his Grad Students for hosting.

This will also be our holiday season meeting with special treats for all.

Check your November newsletter for details. Enter via the south portion of the atrium running south from Bancroft Avenue, North from Russel Street, west of Huron Street. Street parking available.

This is a members-only event - no guests please.

Oct
29
1:00 pm13:00

YTMC Meeting

  • Ontario Science Centre

Regular meeting.

A talk from Marilyn about the geology of Ontario.

Sep
24
1:00 pm13:00

YTMC Meeting

  • Ontario Science Centre

First meeting of new year!

Review mineral collecting procedures and identification.

Jun
11
11:30 am11:30

Year-end Picnic

  • Thomson Memoral Park

The picnic potluck. The club provides the hamburgers and veggieburgers . The location is confirmed - Thomson Memorial Park in shelter area "D".

Look for more detail in May-2016 newsletter.

Jan
30
1:00 pm13:00

YTMC Meeting

  • Ontario Science Centre

Our January meeting. Bring in your mineral related holiday loot for show-and-tell.

Nov
28
1:00 pm13:00

YTMC Meeting

  • Ontario Science Centre

Our season special! Lots of mini-talks from members and more!

Jul
30
Aug 2

52nd Annual Rockhound Gemboree

  • North Hastings Community Center

The largest gem and mineral show in Canada, the Rockhound Gemboree, is held in Bancroft Ontario every year.

Jun
13
12:00 pm12:00

YTMC End-of-year Picnic

Our annual picnic and awards presentation.

The club will provide hamburgers, hot-dogs, and soft drinks. Attending families are to bring a dish of their choice for the potluck.

Activities include:

  • Whats-It
  • Points award presentation
  • Walker Club Joe Mandarino Memorial award
  • "The Game"
  • Pop-up talks from Walker Club attendees

The Walker Mineralogical Club and the Gem and Mineral Club of Scarborough members are invited to join us this year.

Rain or shine! We have a covered picnic area with nearby parking and washrooms.

Location and further details in the June newsletter.

Apr
24
Apr 26

Toronto Gem and Mineral Show

  • 1030 Don Mills Rd Toronto, ON, M3C 1W6 Canada

Private Show (Fee) Fri 4PM to 9PM, Sat 10AM to 7PM, Sun 10AM to 5PM