The society is for anyone interested in geology, whether beginners or experienced. This is our 46th year!
We hold monthly talks on a
wide range of earth science topics, usually on the 2nd Thursday of the
. We have several day and weekend field
trips a year and sometimes a longer foreign excursion. Our
talks normally take place at Oaklands College. Click
here to download detailed directions to the venue.
2021 talks will
continue to take place online, via Zoom.
We hope to resume meeting at Oaklands
College sometime in Spring 2022.
Please check the web site for updates. Next
meeting: Thursday 9th December 2021,
7:30pm "The last British Ice
Talk by Dr Bethan Davies (Royal
Holloway, University of London)
Next field trip:
none scheduled at the moment
The link for joining
Zoom meetings will be emailed a few days in advance to all members.
If you have not received it by the day before the talk, please contact
secretary. Guests are welcome. Please
secretary in advance for the link.
and the world after oil"
can be viewed for a limited period
HGS YouTube page
The 2021 Virtual Festival of Geology takes place over the weekend 6-7
As our contribution, welcome to "Living in Hertfordshire over the last 100 million years".
Geological trails and guides We are starting to build up a collection of downloadable geological
trails, and guides to geologically interesting locations. The
first ones can be seen on the 'Trails and
Sites of special
geological interest A number of sites in
Hertfordshire are officially designated as important for their geology
or geomorphology. Details and map
For lots of interesting information on
visit the East Herts Geology Club's puddingstone