Admission: $4 per Adult or $6 Weekend Pass – Children under 12 Free with an Adult
Dealers: Gold, Silver fine and Everyday Jewelry, Loose Gemstones, Cabochons, Crystals, Minerals, Fossils, Meteorites, Treasures, Beads and more.
Member Display Cases, Lapidary Demonstrations, Educational Resources, Grab Bags, Treasure Dig, Geode Sales & Cutting, Gem Panning, Hourly Door Prizes and a Grand Prize that will be awarded at the end of the show on Sunday.
Fossil Show Contact: Richard McNutt – firstname.lastname@example.org
Augusta Gem and Mineral Society www.agams.club
PURPOSE OF THE AUGUSTA GEM
Encourage Interest In Rocks, Minerals And Lapidary Arts;
Sponsor Educational Programs Within The Membership To Increase The Knowledge Of Its Members In The Properties Of Identification And Evaluation Of Rocks And Minerals And Related Subjects;
Cooperate With Other Mineralogical And Geological Clubs And Activities;
Arrange And Conduct Field Trips To Facilitate The Collection Of Specimens And Minerals;
Provide An Opportunity For The Exchange And Exhibition Of Specimens And Minerals.
Aiken Gem, Mineral and Fossil Society www.aikengmfs.org
Welcome to the Aiken Gem, Mineral and Fossil Society
The purpose of our club is to:
stimulate interest in the collection of gem, fossil and mineral materials;
to impart knowledge of lapidary work, mineralogy, collecting and classification of minerals;
and the application in the art so greater pleasure may be derived from these activities.
JOGS Tucson Gem & Jewelry Show
International miners, designers and manufacturers carrying mineral specimens, geodes, rough/raw materials, crystals, gemstones, diamonds, gemstone decor and carvings, fossils, turquoise, lapidary and jewelry-making tools and supplies, cabochons, beads, findings, jewelry, and more
Admission: Free for registered businesses on jogsshow.com, tickets available for the public
Tucson Expo Center
3750 E. Irvington Road
Tucson, AZ 85714
The JOGS Tucson Gem & Jewelry Show
International Market For Gem and Jewelry Professionals
more than 40,000 visitors
JOGS Tucson Gem and Jewelry Show is one of the leading gem and jewelry events in North America for all gemstone, jewelry, and mineral industry professionals and is one of the key jewelry markets in the world.
JOGS Tucson Show brings together international wholesalers, manufacturers and designers of jewelry, gem dealers, and stone cutters, showcasing new designs and new ideas. Exhibitors bring the best selection and largest stocks to choose from.
Gem dealers and miners bring their best rough materials, cabs, best quality of cut stones, minerals and new discoveries from Russia, Brazil, USA, Thailand, India, Madagascar, Africa, Colombia, Australia, Canada, China and other countries, attracting gem hunters from around the world.
JOGS Gem and Jewelry Show is hosted twice a year, fall and winter time. The winter show happens during the Tucson Gem Show.
Are you ready for the 2019 JEWELRY, GEM, FOSSIL & MINERAL SHOW?
The weekend of November 9th and 10th will be the Annual Rock, Gem, Mineral, and Fossil Show! Many vendors! Lots to see! Many games for the kids young, and young at heart.
Speaker list for NWIRC Rock and Gem Show November 2019
10 am Rhiannon LeVine – Ph.D. Candidate Department of Geophysical Sciences University of Chicago
Topic : “Cambrian Beasts and Where to Find Them”
1 pm Paul Sipiera – Planetary Studies Foundation
11 am Teresa Marche –
Topic: Fluorescent Rocks and the Sterling Hill, New Jersey, Mine
1 pm Dan Large – Fossil Preparator and Collections Assistant
Burpee Museum of Natural History
Topic: Why Paleontology
Northwest Illinois Rock Club’s 2019
JEWELRY, GEM, FOSSIL & MINERAL SHOW
NOVEMBER 9th & 10th FREEPORT, ILLINOIS
Demonstrations • Speakers Dealers • Displays Fun-filled Children’s “Fish Pond” Holiday Shopping and more!
Saturday, November 9th from 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Sunday, November 10th from 10:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.
HIGHLAND COMMUNITY COLLEGE CAMPUS
Student Conference Center / Parking Lot A 2998 West Pearl City Road, Freeport, Illinois 61032
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Free Will Donation
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 email@example.com.
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.
If you would like more info on local Mineral shows and rockhound clubs click on our News page for up to date listings and links to Gem Show, Mineral Show, and Fossil Show announcements. We update our rockhound news twice an hour and showcase the top mineral shows and rockhound news in the USA and the World. Also, follow us on Twitter for even more rockhound events, commentary, and laughable quips from American Geode.
Gilsum Rock Swap and Mineral Show, sponsored by the Gilsum Recreation Committee, attracts thousands of rock and mineral enthusiasts from across the country each year. The event, known for its scenic location and small-town hospitality, will take place on the weekend of June 23-24, 2018 at the Gilsum Elementary School & Community Center, 640 Route 10 in Gilsum, NH. All monies raised by this event go to community recreation programs. Admission is free, although we do accept donations.
This year’s event includes a special presentation by mineral hunter and geologist Nancy Swing. Don’t miss “Rock-Hounding in New England,” Saturday at 1:00 PM in the auditorium, when she will share her own experiences rock hunting at key sites in the Northeast. Swing is the owner of Natures. She began collecting at the age of three, and is a regular speaker at rock and gem shows. This presentation is free.
Other events include our annual ham and bean dinner with homemade pies, a chicken barbecue, and panning for minerals for the kids.
Show Schedule: Saturday
8 AM Exhibits open
8 AM – Noon: Wholesome Foods Breakfast
10 AM – 2PM: Library books sale at the Library
1 PM: SPECIAL PRESENTATION: Speaker to be determined.
4:45 PM: Annual Ham & Bean Dinner with homemade beans and pies! Three seatings beginning at 4:45, 5:45 and 6:45 PM at Gilsum Congregational Church. Tickets on sale at the Rock Swap Central information booth all day and at the church at meal time.
6 PM: Dealer exhibits close
8 AM: Exhibits open
8 AM – Noon: Wholesome Foods Breakfast
Noon – 2 PM: Chicken Barbecue
10 AM – 2 PM: Library book sale 10:00 – 2:00 at the Library
4:00 PM: Show closes – See you next year!
Visit us on Facebook at GilsumRockSwap, where you will find photos from last year’s show, announcements for this year’s event and more!