The Gemological Institute of America (GIA) Alumni Association, Mile High Alumni Chapter (MHAC), is developing a gem and mineral mini-camp for kids ages 8-12.
This 3 Hour event will feature presentations, hands-on activities, and educational games which will answer questions like:
- What is gemology?
- Where do you find gemstones?
-What makes gemstones different and how can you tell them apart?
-What kind of tools does a gemologist use?
-Why are ethics important?
-What careers are there in the field of gemology?
Lead by industry expert volunteers, this event is sure to delight the youngest of rock-hounds.
Parent/guardian attendance required.
Saturday, Apr. 286:30 pm - 10:00 pm