MESTA sponsors many events throughout the year with the goal of providing professional development and networking opportunities for our members.
MESTA also maintains a presence at other science organization conferences throughout the year, providing our Free and Inexpensive and Rock Shops.
2021 Scheduled MESTA Events
* Menominee Adventure (August 2-5)
* Awards Banquet (November 6): Please join us at the Core Lab at Western Michigan University, in Kalamazoo, for an afternoon of Earth Science PLUS a very special awards dinner. You will take away classroom activities pertaining to Michigan geology as we explore the core lab. Also, we will be honoring two Outstanding Earth Science Teachers of the Year and presenting the distinguished HeART of MESTA award to two very special members. A spectacular rock raffle will take place after dinner. You’re not going to want to miss this!
MESTA 2019 Conference
Last year, our annual conference was held on October 4-5, 2019 at Mona Shores Middle School (Norton Shores, MI). October 4 was a field activities day and October 5 was a day of classroom workshop activities and the annual organization business meeting (including the election for selected Board positions).