Edinburgh

Geology

Geology S20 L HL T WA - see Accessibility Key for Group Venues.
Leader: Alison Bramley, geology@edinburghu3a.org.uk - see Group Leaders Contact Details.
Timing: Seven monthly meetings on 1st Thursday of the month 3.45–5.45pm, from 5th October 2017.
Venue/Location: Epworth Halls, Methodist Church, 25 Nicolson Square, EH8 9BX
Buses: 2, 3, 5, 7. 8, 14, 29, 33, 37, 47, 48, 49.
£10, payable in advance, covers all meeting costs. Opportunities for local field trips and visits, and longer field trips throughout Scotland. A keen interest in the rocks around us is more important than previous knowledge. Participation and contributions from members encouraged.

About the Geology Group
Edinburgh U3A Geology Group has been running since 2010. We continue to have the support of Edinburgh Geological Society (EGS) and in particular Angus Miller in preparing a programme of first-rate talks, walks, trips and visits. We are affiliated to the newly-formed Scottish Geodiversity Forum.

Click to see the Geology programme 2017/18

To join the group you must be a member of Edinburgh U3A. If you want to make contact with the Geology group, email geology@edinburghu3a.org.uk.

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