|Mid-Hudson Valley Gem & Mineral Society, Inc.|
The rockhounds are dedicated to increasing Earth Science education. Below are some of the activities we participate in to encourage the Earth Sciences:
Monthly meetings - free to the public - including the Junior Rockhound meetings
Donating Earth Science teaching materials to area schools
Judging at science fairs, including the Annual Regional Dutchess County Science Fair.
Kid's Expo mineral and fossil sand dig
Donations to the New York State Museum and Vassar College Geology Museum
Assisting teachers in the classroom
Working with Scouting groups
Shared programs and field trips with Vassar College
We would like to thank our Earth Science Sponsors for their generous donations to help the club perform these and other activities.