Mineral Identification Workshop

Monday Dec 9, 2019

1801 Mountain Rd NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104
US

Phone: 841-2802
Website: Click to Visit

Cost:

$10-$15

Ages:

13+

Contact:

Jayne Aubele

Phone: 505-841-2840
Website: Click to Visit

Learn to identify gems and minerals as well as how to use the scratch test to determine hardness and what types of minerals react to acid. Pre-registration required.

MIneral Identification

Are you a rock hound who wants to learn how to identify different types of minerals?  Then make sure you join us on December 9th at 4:30pm for our Mineral Identification Workshop.  Learn how to use the scratch test to determine hardness and what types of minerals react to acid.  This workshop is great for the young and the old alike. 

 Must be at least 14 years old to attend.  Those under 18 years of age need to have a guardian in attendance. 

http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=tl5km7uab&oeidk=a07egppcuyaebdfedc1 Cost: $15; Museum members $10.  Includes an identification kit to take home.

Preregistration is required. Go to http://www.nmnaturalhistory.org

Only those registered will receive an identification kit to take home.

This program is presented in collaboration with Albuquerque Gems and Minerals Club