Meeting/Event Information


January 10, 2017

January LINKS: All about Stone . . . Local, Sustainable and Beautiful
 January 10, 2017
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

 Sturgis Materials Showroom

550 S. Packard St.
Kansas City, KS 66105

Join us for the January LINKS.


Join us for our January LINKS event!

January LINKS:  All about Stone… Local, Sustainable and Beautiful

Join Bob Goldstein with The University of Kansas Department of Geology,  Mike Pflaum with AshGrove, and Mike Dickey with Prosoco for an informative presentation on the  variety and geology of local quarries, mortar selection for natural stones in different conditions, and the proper methods for cleaning and sealing natural stone.

Course will provide an understanding of the properties, applications, and functions of various local stones with cost and carbon footprints in mind,  what are the locally sourced stones, and how they  measure up to those from more distant quarries?  What are the important qualities of different natural stones, and their unique installation requirements?

Learning objectives:

  1.        Types and Density of stones in and around the area.
  2.        The proper selection of stone for the right application.
  3.        How to properly choose and specify mortar types.
  4.        How to appropriately clean and seal stone.

 Course will provide 1.5 continuing education credits.

 Course will provide Health, Safety, and Welfare - Yes

 Light appetizers, wine, and beer will be provided, please RSVP by noon Friday, January 6th .


$0.00 Member Registration

$0.00 Non Member Registration

Future Meetings

December 18, 2017

December LINKS: Common Ground Education Conference Heartland Green Industry Expo

December 18, 2017 7:30 AM to December 19, 2017 4:30 PM

Embassy Suites / Olathe Hotel & Conference Center
10401 S Ridgeview Road
Olathe, KS 66051

Join us for the Common Ground Education Conference.