Updated September 2018

Meeting sCHEDULE:

  • September 13, 2018:
  • October 11, 2018:
    • Water, water everywhere: A weird and watery solar system by Emily Martin, Smithsonian CEPS
  • November 8, 2018: Speaker TBA
  • December 6, 2018:
  • January 10, 2019: Speaker TBD
  • February 14 ♥ 2019: Speaker TBD
  • March 14, 2019: Speaker TBD
  • April 11, 2019: Speaker TBD
  • May 16, 2019: Joint meeting with AEG DMV Chapter: Speaker TBD

Meeting Location:

  • DoubleTree by Hilton McLean Tysons
  • 1960 Chain Bridge Road, McLean, VA 22102
  • Hotel is located within one-half mile of the Tysons Corner Metro station, near I-495 and Rt. 123, and has free parking garage available
  • Our private meeting room is located at the back of the Harvest Café restaurant on the second floor of the hotel
  • Social time is typically held in O’Malley’s Pub on the first floor of the hotel


  • Members and guests may attend any presentation after dinner for no charge
  • The optional three course dinner cost is discounted to $30 for members in good standing (having paid dues) and for students, is $40 for non-members, and is inclusive of iced tea, coffee, tax and gratuity
  • Alcoholic beverages may be purchased in the private meeting room on a cash basis
  • Dinner service begins at 7 PM and we estimate that the presentation begins at about 8:15 PM. For attendees who arrive early, social time begins about 6 PM
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Society Officers:

  • President: Marc Buursink
  • First Vice-President: Lisa Schleicher
  • Second Vice-President: Catherine Enomoto
  • Secretary: Kori Newman
  • Treasurer: Joe Bennett
  • Soc. of Expl. Geophys. Liaison: Catherine Enomoto

2018–19 Meeting Year