February 2, 2017
The monthly meeting and SILENT AUCTION for the CHAPTER FUNDRAISER will be held at the Las Vegas Natural History Museum at 900 N. Las Vegas Blvd. Pizza/drinks at 5:30 pm, Talk at 6:30 pm. Speaker: Scott Petsel, Metallic Minerals. Title: “An overview of the Keno-Lightning property in the historic Keno Hill Silver District, Yukon Territories”. Food & Drinks Sponsored by: MAJOR DRILLING. Contact Paul Dockweiler for more information:

February 8, 2017
WINNEMUCCA CHAPTER MEETING (2nd Wednesday of the month)
The meeting will be held at the Martin Hotel, 94 W. Railroad St., Winnemucca, NV. Refreshments/appetizers at 6 p.m. Talk at 7:00 pm. Speaker: Meghan Jackson, Barrick Gold Corp. Title: “Everybody Loves a Lamprophyre”. Food & Drinks Sponsored by: AMERICAN ASSAY LABORATORIES. For more information please contact Jim Carver @

February 15
4:00 p.m.—7:00 p.m. Great Basin Brewing Co., RENO LOCATION, 5525 So. Virginia St., Reno, NV. SPONSORED BY SRK CONSULTING.

February 16, 2017
ELKO CHAPTER MEETING (3rd Thursday of the month)
The monthly meeting will be held at the Western Folklife Center, 501 Railroad St., Elko, NV. Refreshments begin at 6 p.m. Talk begins at 7 p.m. Speaker and Topic: To Be Announced. Food/Drinks Sponsored by: To Be Announced. For more information, please contact Mark Travis,

February 17, 2017
G.S.N. MONTHLY MEMBERSHIP MEETING (3rd Friday of the month)
The monthly meeting will be held at the Reno Elks Lodge, 597 Kumle Lane, Reno, Nevada. Drinks @ 6 p.m., Dinner @ 7 p.m., Talk at 7:45 p.m. Speaker: Jeff Hedenquist, Title: “Discovery vs Dogma: Lateral Thinking During Successful Exploration of Porphyry-Epithermal Systems”. Drinks Sponsored by: MINE DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATES. Cost for Dinner—$25. GSN Students are free. Please contact Laura Ruud at the GSN Office for dinner reservations. Email: or phone: 775-323-3500.