2020 Events Calendar

May 20, 2020

Attend the annual Conservation Day held at Herkimer Diamond Mines KOA Campground.  Students interact at different stations and learn about human-environment interactions, ecology, and get hands on experience letting trout go in the West Canada Creek.


Rock, Gem, and Stem Camp


WEEK 1:  July 6th - 8th

WEEK 2:  July 13th - 15th

WEEK 3:  July 20th-22nd

WEEK 4:  July 27th-July 29th

WEEK 5:  August 3rd-August 5th

WEEK 6:  August 10th-August 12th

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Girl Scout Geology Weekend

Sep 25, 2020

Girl Scout Geology Weekend will be September 25th to September 27th, 2020
Reservations due by 4:00pm on September 18th for all levels of Girl Scouts. The Herkimer Diamond Mines will be conducting a Girl Scout Jamboree on September 25th to September 27th. Cost is $29.00 per Girl Scout for the Saturday program, including mining fee. For any adult or sibling wishing to attend Saturday for mining only, a $10.00 per person mining fee will apply. Reservations are required for both the Program attendees and Mining only attendees. The actual program will be held on Saturday, September 26th.

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Scouts BSA Geology Merit Weekend

Oct 23, 2020

Scouts BSA Geology Merit Weekend will be October 23rd to October 25th, 2020
Reservations due by 4:00pm on October 16th. Solely for Scouts who need their blue card signed in order to receive their Geology Merit Badge. The Herkimer Diamond Mines will be conducting a Boy Scout Jamboree on October 23rd to October 25th. Cost is $29.00 per Boy Scout for the Saturday program. For any adult or sibling wishing to attend Saturday for mining only, a $10.00 per person mining fee will apply. Reservations are required for both the Program attendees and Mining only attendees. The actual Merit Badge program will be held on Saturday, October 24th.

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