New England Gem and Mineral Show! Save the Date, Spring 2019!
North Shore Rock & Mineral Club Show May 4th & 5th 2019
ABROMS ANTIQUES & JEWELRY
AYS – INTERNATIONAL
CRYSTAL CACHE MINERALS
FANTASY IN GEMSTONES
LA PORTE DU SAHARA
LET’S TALK JEWELRY
MALACHITE AND GEMS OF AFRICA
ROCK & BONE MINERAL SHOP
ROCKO MINERALS & JEWELRY
SANTERRES STONES ‘n STUFF
Stu’s GREEN MOUNTAIN MINERALS
THE MUSEUM PIECE
WHITNEY’S ROCKS TO GEMS
YANKEE MINERAL AND GEM CO.
Portal Crystal Gallery
JOHN W. CORBIN & SONS
The North Shore Rock and Mineral Club will be hosting the 56th annual NEW ENGLAND GEM & MINERAL SHOW: Saturday May 4, 2019, and Sunday May 5 at the Topsfield Fairgrounds, Coolidge Hall, on Route 1 in Topsfield, MA. Retail and wholesale dealers, minerals, fossils, beads, gem stones, jewelry, lapidary, exhibits and mineral and fossil identification. www.northshorerock.org
Club Purpose: The North Shore Rock & Mineral Club was formed in 1958 to stimulate interest in the collection of minerals and to disseminate knowledge of minerology, collecting and classification of materials and their application to the arts so that greater pleasure may be derived from these hobbies.
Membership: Annual dues are $10 for an individual and $15 for a family or couple. New members must attend a monthly meeting to join.
Monthly Meeting: Club meetings take place the third Friday, September through June at the First Church – Holland Hall, 1 Arbor Street, Wenham at 7:45PM.
Pebble Pups, Our “Children’s Group”: Dedicated to the introduction of rocks, minerals, and fossils. During our monthly meeting all children are invited to join Pebble Pups Leader, Tom Rich, for special projects, learning and fun.
Field Trip: Club members enjoy many field trips during the spring, summer, and fall months. Day and longer trips (usually occurring on traditional three-day weekends) provide members the ability to collect specimens and directly learn about geology.
Mineral Matter: The official newsletter of the North Shore Rock & Mineral Club is published and sent to the membership each month, September through June. To receive a single copy of the newsletter send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Annual Show: The Club hosts it’s Annual New England Gem & Mineral Show the first weekend in May at the Topsfield Fairgrounds on Route 1 North, Topsfield, Massachusetts.
Affiliations: The club is affiliated with the Eastern Federation of Mineralogical and Lapidary Societies (EFMLS), The American Federation of Mineralogical Societies (AFMS), and The Association of Mass Mineral Clubs. The club abides by the AFMS Code of Ethics.
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