September 17, 2022rock collection promo

“Making a Rock Collection”

Ages 8-12

Join us for an introduction to rock & mineral collecting. Students will learn the basics of finding and
recognizing common specimens, and the importance of labels.

Each student will leave with a small collection.

Maximum 15 students. Parent/guardian welcome to sit in. There is also space to wait outside the

Register by September 14. Masks recommended, not required. Subject to cancellation due to low

Teacher: Tony Occhiuzzi, Science Educator

Cost: Coolidge residents free, $5 all others
When: September 17, 10-11 am, Saturday
Where: The Museum – Pinal Geology and Mineral Museum, 351 N Arizona Blvd, Coolidge, AZ 85128

To register, stop by the Museum or Coolidge Chamber of Commerce, 351 N Arizona Blvd,
Coolidge, AZ 85128. Register by phone at 520-723-3009.



For The Kids

Learn and play. Exhibits to engage, teach and inspire

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Identification resources and knowledgeable friends

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Earth science teaching resources & hands-on experiences.

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A chance to experience the wonders of this earth.

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Something For Everyone

The Pinal Geology And Mineral Museum has something for everyone.  Whether you are a casual rockhound, or a seasoned veteran in earth science knowledge, the PGMM will have something to grab your attention......

  • Children's activities that foster interest in earth science.
  • Fossils from all over the world.
  • Gems and minerals.
  • Classes, talks and workshops.
  • Organized field trips.