BPS Regular Meeting TUESDAY

Please note - the March meeting will be on TUESDAY March 5, due to library room reservation conflicts on Monday.

Our speaker will be Dr. Fred Andrus - “Behavior insights from Alabama ammonite aptychi geochemistry”.

Please watch your email for more details.

Tuesday, March 5, 2024 - 7:00pm to 8:45pm

http vs https What's the difference

BPS is now using https:// in our URL instead of http://.  This will make the site more secure, and all passwords will be encrypted.  In the past, a number of educational organizations (and a few ot

January 22, 2024 - Pennsylvanian - Jefferson County, Alabama

(report to come later)

A Walk Through Deep Time by Dr. Deutsch, Mon Feb 26

The Birmingham Historical Society will be having their annual Meeting on February 26, 2024 at the Botanical Gardens Auditorium in Birmingham, Alabama.  Their keynote speaker is Dr. Deutsch, who wrote the book Ancient Life in Alabama - The Fossils, The Finders & Why It Matters.  This talk is titled "A Walk Through Deep Time".

Several members of BPS are mentioned in the book, including our founder, James Lamb, Chase Egli, and Ricky Mims.

The book will be available for sale and for autographs after the meeting.

Monday, February 26, 2024 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Fossil Road Show, MMNS, Jackson, MS

Dr. George Phillips will again host the annual Fossil Road Show at the mississippi Museum of Natural Science on Saturday, March 2, 2024.  Fossil groups from all over the south attend this event, and show off their fossils.  BPS will have an exhibit table at the road show this year, as will one of our members, Chase Eglin.  It's a long trip, but worth the drive.


More information.

Saturday, March 2, 2024 - 10:00am to 3:00pm

October 28, 2023 - National Fossil Day Exhibit, Tuscaloosa, AL

October 7, 2023 - Cretaceous - Dallas County, Alabama


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