Our members approach geology from a wide variety of interests. Sharing knowledge with other members is the key to us all gaining a better understanding of the Earth and its environments whilst enjoying the company of others with a similar interest. Membership of the Geology Group involves: reading up on areas of interest (none of us are experts!), discussion of relevant news stories and selected subjects, plus occasional visits to geologically interesting locations or geological collections.
Group Conveners : Heather, with Jon Raper
The Group meets at the Hornsey Vale Community Centre fortnightly on Mondays, 10 – 11.30 a.m.
This form may also be used to contact the Conveners on all matters relating to the Group.
A near death experience! On a sunny, crisp autumn morning the CE U3A Geology Group visited the City of London Cemetery in Aldersbrook, NE London E12 … The reason for our visit was that it provided an opportunity to study at close quarters and compare different types of rocks which have been used in the construction of memorials, headstones, sculptures etc.
Photographs © Jim Cohen