Dallas Mineral Collecting Symposium

Livestream Tickets Available


On August 20, we’ll be hosting our talks online from 10AM – approx 4:45CT. Purchase your ticket below for $25, with proceeds from our livestream benefitting the Mineralogical Record, Rocks & Minerals, mindat.org, and the Tucson Gem and Mineral Show.

We’ll also be hosting our annual Symposium Benefit Auction online again this year, on mineralauctions.com, complete with dozens of minerals, mineralia, and mineral collecting field trips! If you don’t have an account on the auction site yet, we recommend signing up early. Auction items will go up the week before the symposium.

Innovations in Fine Mineral Recovery at the Eagle’s Nest Mine
Daniel Trinchillo
Hidden Beauty: Underground Discovery Stories from Arizona and Mexico
Les Presmyk
San Diego Treasures and the Legendary Bluecap Discovery
at the Queen Mine, San Diego
Bill Larson
Calcite – The Most Collectible Mineral Species
Terry Huizing
Navajun Pyrite – Perfect Symmetry
Thomas Nagin *Prerecorded*
Criminal Minerals – Investigating Minerals that Break the Laws
Dr. John Jaszczak
Crystal Faces and Crystal Forms
Dr. John Rakovan
Final order and schedule of talks is still TBD
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