Thursday 22th thru Saturday the 24thof February 2018.
Advent Christian Village,
Dowling Park, Florida
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village lodge Phone: 18003718381 .
Link to the lodging page: Lodging
If you are planning to come, make your reservations soon, as space at the Village is limited.
The menu will be decided sometime before the event.
The meal will be served in the Conference Room.
You are encouraged to bring drinks and Snacks for the Conference room. Ice is provided by ACV.
A number of us will arrive early, and will most likely be setting up microscopes on Thursday, Feb. 22th.
We are in the process of establishing the program schedule, so if you have a program that you would like to present, contact us.
The "Freebie" table will be loaded with material.
Reports of past gatherings
This Page is still under construction. Please check in again. Ed Cunningham
In the summer of 2011, Julian Gray started a micromineral symposium at the
Prior to the fourth gathering at Tellus, Julian Gray left to become director of the Rice Museum in Oregon.Since we all wanted the "Summer Gathering" to continue, Dr. Henry Barwood offered the use of his classroom at Troy University for a gathering in the summer of 2014.
We met at Troy University in 2014, 2015 and 2016. After the death of Dr. Barwood in September of 2016 we once more searched for a venue for a "Summer Gathering". Mike Howard and Ed O'Dell have come up with a solution. The first annual Central US Micrompunt Symposium will be held at the University of Arkansas of Little Rock in July of 2017. In 2018 it will be held in Kentucky, and will alternate between Arkansas and Kentucky in subsequent years