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August 2017

26-27JASPER, TEXAS: Annual show; Pine Country Gem & Mineral Society, The Event Center; 6258 Highway 190 West; Sat. 9-5, Sun. 10-5; Adults/Seniors $3, Students/Children free; Exhibits, door prizes, silent auction, grand prize raffle, spinning wheel, lapidary demonstrations, ; contact Jonetta Nash, 737 FM 254 South, Jasper, TX 75951, (409)-384-3974; e-mail:; Web site:

October 2017

14-15TEMPLE, TEXAS: Annual show; Tri-City Gem & Mineral Society, Mayborn Convention Center; 3303 N 3rd St.; Sat. 9-6, Sun. 10-5; $5, Students $2, Children Free ; Lapidary rough, minerals, lapidary tools & equipment, beads, and jewelry. Informative displays and games for kids of all ages!; contact Chip Burnette, 2630 Polk St, Killeen, TX 76543, (254)-630-3573; e-mail:

14-15TEMPLE, TEXAS: Annual show; Tr-City Gem and Mineral Society, Mayborn Convention Center; 3303 North 3rd St; Sat. 9-6, Sun. 10-5; Adults/Seniors $5, Students $2 age 13-17, Children free 12 and under; Come to the two day rock show and learn more about gems, fossils, rocks, and minerals! We will have vendors, fine jewelry, games for the kids, demonstrations, a silent auction, a Rollin Rock Club meeting, and door prizes!; contact Ruth Rolston, (254)-773-1039; e-mail:

14-15FORT WORTH, TEXAS: Annual show; Cowtown Gem, Mineral & Glass, CERA; 3300 Bryant Irvin Road; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-5; Free Admission; Rockfest 2017, combined with \\\"Pottery in the Park\\\" outdoors at CERA.; contact Steve Shearin, (817)-777-1997; e-mail:

20-22AUSTIN, TEXAS: Annual show; Austin Gem and Mineral Society, Palmer Events Center; 900 Barton Springs Rd; Fri. 9-6, Sat. 9-6, Sun. 10-5; Adults $8, Seniors $7, Students ages 13-18 $2, Children 12 and under free; Gem & mineral show with endors of jewelry, beads, gemstones, minerals, crystals, fossils & spheres. Exhibits like the touch table of rocks and fossils and members’ collections. Silent auction Sat & Sun, demos in faceting, cabbing, fossil cleaning, and polymer clay. This year’s theme is geodes. For $1 each Gem Mine, Wheel of Fortune, Jewelry Making, or Illumination Station. Hourly door prizes Sat and Sun. Grand Prize Sun is a geode. Hosted by Austin Gem and Mineral Society (AGMS) a 501(c)(3) organization.; contact Ludy Toles, 6719 Burnet Ln, Austin, TX 78757, (512)-458-9546; e-mail:; Web site:

27-29GLEN ROSE, TEXAS: Show and sale; Dallas Paleontological Society, Somervell County Expo Ctr; 202 Bo Gibbs Blvd; Fri. 9-6; Free Admission; Periodic speakers, auction.; contact Mark Randall, 2200 Uecker Drive, Apt 10208, Lewisville, TX 75067, (469)-371-5309; e-mail:; Web site:

27-29GLEN ROSE, TEXAS: Show and sale; Dallas Paleontological Society, Dallas, TX; 202 Bo Gibbs Blvd; Fri. 8-6; Free Admission; Fossil show and sale; door prize drawings; children\\\'s activities; lecture presentations.; contact Mark Randall, 2200 Uecker Drive, Apt 10208, Lewisville, TX 75067, (469)-371-5309; e-mail:; Web site: DALLASPALEO.ORG

November 2017

4-5AMARILLO, TEXAS: Annual show; Golden spread Gem and Mineral Society, Amarillo Civic Center; 400 Buchanan Street, Regency Room; Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; Admission $3; children (under 12). military, law enforcement, and scouts in uniform free; dealers, demonstrations, door prizes, exhibits, silent auction, wheel of fortune;; contact Wanda Finley, 9170 FM 1151, Claude, TX 79019, (806)-944-5464; e-mail:

10-12HUMBLE, TEXAS: Annual show; Houston Gem and Mineral Society, Humble Civic Center; 8233 Will Clayton Parkway; Fri. 9-6, Sat. 9-6, Sun. 10-5; Admission $8, Children under 10 free; SCFMS Show with activities and exhibits; contact Stephen Blyskal, 20403 Coleridge Ln, Richmond, TX 77407, (832)-264-1278; e-mail:; Web site:

18-19MESQITE , TEXAS: Annual show; Dallas Gem and Mineral Society, Dallas Texas; 1800 Rodeo Drive; Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; Adults $8, Seniors $8, Children $3; There will be fluorescent displays, kid's mine and wheel of fortune, lapidary equipment and jewelry supplies, wire wrapping, stone polishing, knapping demonstrations, and you'll get to open your own geodes. ; contact Diana Case, 7522 CAMPBELL #113-196, DALLAS, TX 75248, (469)-688-4057; e-mail:; Web site: