Event Details

What to expect in our 3 hour campThe 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?

And more!

Lead by industry expert volunteers, this event is sure to delight the youngest of rock-hounds.

Parent/guardian attendance required.