Geology Field Trip to Auchmithie

12 September 2021

To coincide with the final weekend of Christina Mackie’s exhibition The Judges III in the Picture Gallery at Hospitalfield we have organised a fieldtrip to Auchmithie to attend the Auchmithie Pebble Event as part The Scottish Geological Trust Festival.

Book for a Talk at Hospitalfield at 10am followed by a group trip to Auchmithie beach by mini bus where it will be possible to attend the ‘Pebble Event’ on the beach on the geological stories behind the pebbles and rock forms found at this little known beach. The Pebble Event is happening on Auchmithie beach and there is a talk happening in the Auchmithie Town Hall.

On the beach we will meet Scottish Geological Trust representatives and local geologists to learn more about the extraordinatry pebbles and geological history of Auchmithie.

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There are 10 places available on this trip. All attendees will be asked to give contact details for Test & Trace. Face coverings and masks must be worn in all indoor spaces and while travelling on the mini bus. We will keep the minibus well ventilated for the short drive to Auchmithie (15 minutes).

The event in Auchmithie Town Hall is on a first come first to enter basis. Seating availability and all procedures will be in line with current Covid 19 guidelines. Visitors are required to give names and contact numbers and masks must be worn when moving around the Town Hall. Please use the hand sanitisers available throughout the Hall. Please use the designated parking area behind the Village Hall. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Only assistance dogs are allowed in the Hall. The village public toilets are open.

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