PLEASE KEEP IN MINDThe expo will be on the second Saturday in November and thus will be instead of our usual monthly meeting.SEE YOU THERE!
Our meeting will be on Saturday October 12th at 7pm at118 Sullivan Street in Downtown Punta Gorda. We will be having a "Matrix Workshop—Learning About Micros”. Fossil Matrix will be provided (along with a paper plate for sorting) for your Fossil Hunting Pleasure! The fossil matrix is from Aurora NC which always has an abundance… Continue reading October 12th Meeting
Our next SW Florida Fossil Society meeting is this Saturday, Sept. 7th at 7:00 pm at 118 Sullivan St. in downtown Punta Gorda. Our speaker will be Louis Stieffel from the Fossil Club of Lee County. The presentation will consist of some general fossil information, some tips of fossil collecting, and fossil identification. He’ll bring… Continue reading September Club Meeting
NO REGULAR MEETING FOR AUGUST. Aug 10 is our Annual Summer Potluck with food, prizes and games for Members & their guests. Please see your monthly newsletter for details on the Potluck, as well as who to contact with what you will be bringing! Next regular meeting is Sept 7th at 7 pm. Watch for… Continue reading August Meeting – 8-10-2019
July 13th Meeting 7:00 pm118 Sullivan St,. in downtown Punta Gorda Our guest speaker for the month of July is Roger Hostetler. Roger will perform a flint knapping demonstration and bring items with him, possibly including an atlatl. He will talk about the History of Florida and types of Florida materials used in making artifacts.… Continue reading July Meeting
Our guest speaker for the month of June is our Mitchel Hope Scholarship Award Winner: Michael J. Ziegler. Michael Ziegler is one of Bruce McFadden’s Masters students working on the Montbrook fossil site in Florida. His thesis focuses on reconstructing the ancient environment of Montbrook, a late Miocene to early Pliocene (5.5 to 5.0 Million… Continue reading June Meeting
Meeting INFO: Saturday, May 11th at 7 pm – 118 Sullivan St. in downtown Punta Gorda For our May 11th meeting, our speaker will be Dr. Robert Sinibaldi Ph.D.: Dr. Sinibaldi is a former past president of the Tampa Bay Fossil Club. In 2012, the Florida Paleontological Society presented him with the Howard Converse Award… Continue reading May Meeting