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INCLEMENT WEATHER: If local schools are closed, any WDGMS events will also not be held.

1st field trip of 2024 is 10 am, Sat Jan 13 at the Museum of Geology SDSMT. See you there.

FEB 10, 2024 - 10 am to World Fossil Finder Museum in Hot Springs, 719 Jensen Highway. Cost to enter museum ages 4-12 $5; ages 13-59 $10; 60+ or veterans is $9 (plus tax). If you want to carpool, meet at the US Forest Service Mystic Ranger District parking lot on Rt 16, Rapid City at 8:55 am. Will be leaving 9 am sharp, takes an hour to get to Hot Springs.

Join us for April's field trip, mark your calendar. Jason will be leading a group of rockhounds to the Conata basin on Sat, Apr 13. Meet 9:45 am at the Minneluzahan Senior Center across from the Monument civic center. Pack drinks and a lunch, any digging tools, rock carrying bag, squirt bottle of water to wash your rocks, etc.

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Up for an outing? Join the club for a trip to the Chaetetes coral beds, NW of Jewel Cave. Sat May 11, 2024. Debra and Don Bailey will be leading this adventure. Meet at the US Forest Service 1019 N 5th St, Custer (off of 385). Will be leaving the Forest Service at 9:30 am sharp. Bring lunch, water, rock hounding tools, something to carry your rocks in.

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