Lectures are open to all and there is no charge for admission. However regular attendees are expected to be members of the society.
Lectures are usually held as detailed below.

7:45pm for 8:00pm

Sorby Room, Wager Building, (formerly Geoscience),
The University of Reading,
Whiteknights, Reading.
Use Car Park 8

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Forthcoming Lectures

All the forthcoming lectures for this year are listed below. If available posters for these lectures can be found via the poster link. Where an abstract is available a details link will be shown.
To see a list of past lectures click the button.
Lecture Archive

Monday 6 January 2020

AGM and Members Evening


2020-02Monday 3 February 2020

Carboniferous eco systems

Prof Howard Falcon-Lang,  Royal Holloway University

2020-03Monday 2 March 2020

Quaternary of the southern North Sea

Dr Andrew Bellamy,  Tarmac

Monday 6 April 2020

Deep Sea Sedimentary Processes

Prof. Javier Hernandez-Molina,  Royal Holloway University

Monday 11 May 2020

The Geology of Mercury

Prof David Rothery,  Open University

Monday 8 June 2020

Evening Geological Ramble

Monday 6 July 2020


Monday 3 August 2020

Rock and mineral identification

Monday 7 September 2020

Presidential address

Dr Clive Edmonds,  President, Reading Geological Society

Monday 5 October 2020


Dr Ian Selby,  University of Plymouth

Monday 2 November 2020


Monday 7 December 2020


Programme 2020

The programme for 2020 as currently proposed is also available as a pdf document.

Other programmes

Previous years programmes and other programme information can be found on the About us page.