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Wednesday, Apr 01, 2020

Rock & Gem Show Dates

 
 

April 2020

3-3ABBOTSFORD, BRITISH COLUMBIA: Annual show; British Columbia Lapidary Society; Central Fraser Valley Fairgrounds, 32470 Haida Drive; Fri. 10-8, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; Adults $6 (3-day pass $12),students (6-17) $2, free admission for children under 6, when accompanied by an adult; Dealers selling various minerals, rock, gems, and more, demonstrations, exhibits, displays, a special presentation by speaker Bob Jones, of Rock & Gem magazine, activities for children; contact Maureen Parsley; Email: gemshowchair@gmail.com; Website: www.bclapidary.com

3-5RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA: Annual show; Tar Heel Gem & Mineral Club; North Carolina State Fairgrounds, 1025 Blue Ridge Rd., Kerr Scott Bldg.; Fri. 3-7, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; Adults $3, free admission for children 14 and under; Dealers offering gems, minerals, rocks, with grab bags, demonstration area with gem trees, displays, activities for children; contact Cyndy Hummel, 10609 Chelsea Dr, Raleigh, NC 27603, (919) 779-6220; Email: mchummel@mindspring.com; Website: tarheelclub.org

3-5VISTA, CALIFORNIA: Annual show; Vista Gem & Mineral Society; Antique Gas and Steam Engine Museum, 2940 N Santa Fe Ave.; Fri. 9-4, Sat. 9-4, Sun. 9-4; free admission; Open-air rockhound event, rain or shine, with jewelry, rocks, gems, minerals, rough, cabochons, slabs, tools; contact Ray Pearce, 753 Abbywood Drive, Oceanside, CA 92057, (760) 726-7570; Email: raysrocks@cox.net; Website: http://www.vistarocks.org/

3-5VIRGINIA BEACH, VIRGINIA: CANCELLED; Treasures of the Earth, Inc; Virginia Beach Convention Center, 1000 19th Street; Fri. 12-6, Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-5; Adults $6, free admission for children 16 and under; SHOW CANCELLED — Dealers offer custom-faceted gemstones, beads, crystals, minerals, fossils, displays and demonstrations, and graduate gemologist for on-site appraisals; contact Jane Westbrook, PO Box 59, Gloucester Point, VA 23062, (804) 642-2011; Email: jane@treasuresoftheearth.com; Website: http://www.TreasuresOfTheEarth.com

4-4MADISON, TENNESSEE: Annual show; Middle Tennessee Rockhounds; Amqui Station, 303 Madison Street; Sat. 10-4; free admission; Dealers offering minerals, fossils, lapidary jewelry, educational exhibits, and children's activities ; contact Wayne Ramsey, Goodlettsville, TN, (615) 491-2293; Email: wramsey205@comcast.net; Website: http://www.rockhound.org/swap

4-5COLUMBUS, OHIO: Annual show; Columbus Rock and Mineral Society, Licking County Rock and Mineral; Northland Performing Arts Center, 4411 Tamarack Blvd., ; Sat. 10-6, Sun. 11-5; Adults $7, seniors 60+ $6, youth (6-15} $3, free admission for children under 6 , teachers, scouts and 4-H members in uniform with identification; 28 vendors, exhibits, displays, demonstrations, lectures, and activities for children; contact Craig W Kramer, 628 Sanbridge Circle, Columbus, OH 43229, (614) 436-4511; Email: show-info@ColumbusRockAndMineralSociety.org; Website: https://www.columbusrockandmineralsociety.org/

4-5MARION, ILLINOIS: Annual show; Southern Illinois Earth Science Club, Inc.; Pavilion of the City of Marion, 1602 Sioux Drive; Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; Adults $2, free admission for children 18 and under; Dealers selling gems, minerals, fossils, jewelry, with demonstrations, exhibits, auctions, fluorescent display, activities for children; contact Michael Chontofalsky, 1019 E. Broadway, Centralia, IL 62801, (618) 367-0046; Email: chontofalsky@att.net; Website: siescub.org

4-5RENO, NEVADA: Annual show; Reno Gem and Mineral Society; Reno-Sparks Convention Center, 4590 S. Virginia St.; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-4; Adults $5, free admission for children under 12; Vendors, 40 displays, demonstrations in lapidary, silversmithing, wire wrap, and beading, fluorescent tent, and activities for children; contact Dan Ellis, Sparks, NV 89434, (775) 229-4420; Email: sailondan55@aol.com; Website: www.renorockhounds.com

4-5EDMONDS, WASHINGTON: Maplewood Rock and Gem Club 5th Annual Spring Sale; Maplewood Rock and Gem Club; Maplewood Rock and Gem Clubhouse, 8802 196th Street SW.; Sat. 9-5, Sun. 10-5; free admission; contact Mary Ann Collins; Email: collma1@comcast.net; Website: http://www.maplewoodrockclub.com/

4-5ORANGE, CONNETICUT: Annual show; New Haven Mineral Club; Amity Middle School, 100 Ohman Ave.; Sat. 9:30-5, Sun. 10-4; Adults $6, free admission for children under 12 when accompanied by an adult; 47th annual gathering, with more than 20 vendors offering minerals, gems, fossils, and jewelry; contact Art Doyle; Email: president@newhavenmineralclub.org; Website: newhavenmineralclub.org

4-5SPRINGFIELD, OREGON: 63rd Annual Rock and Mineral Show; Springfield Thunderegg Rock Club; Willamalane Adult Activity Center, 215 W. C Street; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-3; free admission (donations appreciated); Local and regional dealers, with demonstrations, displays (including fluorescent minerals), activities for children; contact Dean Burkhart, (541) 744-1919; Email: burkhaks@aol.com

4-5CHICO, CALIFORNIA: Annual show; Paradise Gem and Mineral Club; Silver Dollar Fair Grounds, 2357 Fair Street; Sat. 9-5; Adults $4, free admission for children 12 and under; Celebrating the club's 70th birthday! Show theme is "From the Fire, We Rise," features vendors, displays, and activities for children; contact Trish Haggerty, 15267 Northlake Rd, Magalia, CA 95954, (530) 966-5112; Email: Hagboyz5@gmail.com; Website: www.ParadiseGem.org

4-5CENTRAL POINT, OREGON: Annual show; Roxy Ann Gem and Mineral Society; The EXPO - Jackson County Fairgrounds, 1 Penninger Road; Sat. 9-5, Sun. 10-4; Adults $5, seniors $3, students $2; Dealers selling a variety of materials, with demonstrations, displays, exhibits, silent auction, activities for children, all proceeds enable the Roxy Ann Gem and Mineral Society to provide education in earth sciences and maintain the Crater Rock Museum; contact Liz Ellingson; Email: craterrockgemshow@gmail.com; Website: www.craterrock.com

4-5LINCOLN, NEBRASKA: Annual show; Lincoln Gem and Mineral Club, Inc.; Lancaster Event Center, 84th and Havelock Ave.; Sat. 9-5, Sun. 10-5; Adults $6 (earn $1 off with donation of canned good for local food bank); Dealers, free Nebraska gem dig, demonstrations, fluorescence display, activities for children; contact james Marburger , 402-430-6703; Email: james.marburger@outlook.com; Website: lincolngemmineralclub.org

4-5SILOAM SPRINGS, ARKANSAS: Annual show; Northwest Arkansas Gem and Mineral Society; Siloam Springs Community Center, 110 N Mt Olive St; Sat. 8-5, Sun. 10-5; Adults $3, and free admission children under 2; Dealers offering rocks, minerals, fossils, supplies, demonstrations, exhibits, and mineral identification; contact William Kinney, 4600 West Hillside Dr., Rogers, AR 72758, (479) 270-3077; Email: wekinney@yahoo.com; Website: https://www.facebook.com/NWAGMS/

4-5FORT DODGE, IOWA: Annual show; River Valley Rockhounds ; Webster County Fairgrounds , 22770 Old Highway 169; Sat. 9-5, Sun. 11-4; Adults $1, family $2; Dealers, displays, door prizes, silent auction, and free specimens for children ; contact Jim Baumer, 1374 Nelson Avenue , Fort Dodge, IA 50501; Email: Jbaum@frontiernet.net; Website: https://www.facebook.com/DMDavis2019/

10-12ORLANDO, FLORIDA: Annual show; Central Florida Mineral and Gem Society; Nation Guard Armory, 2809 South Fern Creek Ave.; Fri. 1-6, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; Adults $5, children $2; Annual show, visit www.crmgs.org for coupon to save $1 on admission; contact gordon oakley, 5032 Lido Street

10-12OGDEN, UTAH: CANCELLED — 69th Gemstone Junction and NFMS Show; Golden Spike Gem and Mineral Society; Golden Spike Event Center, 1000 N 1200 W; Fri. 9-6, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-4; Adults $3, ages 12-18 $2, free admission for children under 12; SHOW CANCELLED — More than 25 dealers, with demonstrations, exhibits, rock identification, silent auction, activities for children; contact Margie Miller, (385) 205-9187; Email: gemshow@goldenspikegem.org; Website: www.goldenspikegem.org

11-12MARIPOSA, CALIFORNIA: Annual show; Mariposa Gem and Mineral Club; Mariposa County Fairgrounds, 5007 Fairgrounds Road; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-4; Adults $3, free admission for children 14 and under; Dealers selling gems, minerals, gold, rock rough, slabs, jewelry, supplies with a silent auction, geode cutting, speakers, demonstrations, and admission to the California State Mining and Mineral Museum is free during the show; contact Meredith Meehan, CA

11-12ABILENE, TEXAS: Annual show; Central Texas Gem & Mineral Society; Abilene Convention Center, 1100 North 6th Street and Pine; Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-4; Adults $4, children 6-12 $2; Dealers selling jewelry, specimens, beads, lapidary, with demonstrations, silent auction, activities for children ; contact Linda Walker, P.O. BOX 206, Hawley, TX 79525, (325) 721-4477; Email: linewalk26@yahoo.comGem; Website: http://www.new.calichetimes.com/page13.html

11-12TACOMA, WASHINGTON: Show; Crystallography Tacoma Spring Showcase; Landmark Catering & Convention Center, 47 St Helens Ave., Ionic Hall; Sat. 11-7, Sun. 11-5; Adults $2, free admission for children 12 and under, seniors (65 and older), teachers/military/veterans; Dealers selling crystals, minerals, stones, gems, jewelry, and rocks. *Reserve tickets via Eventbrite and admission is free: http://bit.ly/38isdd8; contact Michell Ferris; Email: CrystallographyGems@gmail.com; Website: https://tinyurl.com/TacSpring2020

17-19SANTA ROSA, CALIFORNIA: Wholesale and retail show; Gem Faire ; Sonoma County Fairgrounds, 1350 Bennett Valley Rd.; Fri. 12-6, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; $7 (all-weekend access); Vendors offering fine jewelry, precious and semi-precious gemstones, beads, crystals, gold and silver, and minerals, jewelry repair and cleaning, demonstrations and displays; contact Yooy Nelson, (503) 252-8300; Email: info@gemfaire.com; Website: http://www.gemfaire.com

17-19SOUTH JORDAN, UTAH: Annual show; Wasatch Gem Society; Salt Lake County Equestrian Park and Event Center, 2100 West 11400 South; Fri. 10-6, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-4; Adults $2, free admission for children 12 and under; Vendors offering rocks, minerals, fossils, gemstones, lapidary, demonstrations, displays, activities for children; contact Roberta Chase, (801) 541-7569; Email: roberta.chase@outlook.com; Website: wasatchgemsociety.com

17-19RICKREALL, OREGON: CANCELLED — 66th Annual Rock and Gem Show; Willamette Agate and Mineral Society; Polk County Fairgrounds, 520 S Pacific Hwy W; Fri. 9-5, Sat. 9-5, Sun. 10-4; Adults $2, free admission for children under 11; SHOW CANCELLED — Dealers, demonstrators, display cases, auctions, a fluorescent exhibit, and activities for children; contact Mimi Surgeon, (503) 602-9405; Email: rockclubnewsletter@gmail.com; Website: www.WAMSI.net

18-18CORNVILLE, ARIZONA: Show and sale; Verde River Rockhounds; Windmill Park, 9950 E Cornville Rd.; Sat. 9-5; free admission; Rocks In the Park V — Rock and Mineral Sale, sponsored by the Cornville Community Association, with members of three local rock and gem clubs and outside vendors selling minerals, rocks, cabochons, and lapidary material; contact Jan Avery, Cornville, AZ 86325; Email: jaelav334@gmail.com; Website: http://www.verderiverrockhounds.com

18-19KENNEWICK, WASHINGTON: CANCELLED; Lakeside Gem and Mineral Club; Benton County Fairgrounds, 1500 South Oak; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-4; Adults $5, free admission for children 12 and under with a paying adult; SHOW CANCELLED — More than 40 displays, dealers offering gems, minerals, fossils, and jewelry, demonstrations, fluorescent displays, tailgating on Sunday morning, and activities for children; contact Larry Hulstrum, 5093088312; Email: rockhound132@charter.net; Website: https://www.lakesidegemandmineralclub.com/

18-19IDAHO FALLS, IDAHO: 56th Gem and Mineral Show; Idaho Falls Gem and Mineral; City Recreation Center, Memorial and B Street; Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; Adults $3, free admission for children 12 and under; Vendors selling everything from rough rock and minerals to lapidary jewelry, demonstrations, displays, and activities for children; contact Nicole Strong, 208-768-7953; Email: nicolek_hansen@hotmail.com; Website: www.ifrockhounds.com

18-19WALNUT CREEK, CALIFORNIA: Show and sale; Pacific Crystal Guild; Civic Park Community Center, 1375 Civic Drive; Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-4; Adults $12, free admission for children under 12; Contra Costa Crystal Fair, over 35 vendors of gems, minerals, jewelry; contact Jerry Tomlinson, PO Box 1371, Sausalito, CA 94966, (415) 383-7837; Email: jerry@crystalfair.com; Website: www.crystalfair.com

18-19ISSAQUAH, WASHINGTON: Show; Crystallography Issaquah Spring Showcase; Holiday Inn, 1801 12th Avenue NW., Olympic Room; Sat. 11-7, Sun. 11-7; Adults $2, free admission for children 12 and under, seniors (65 and older), teachers/military/veterans with ID; Dealers selling crystals, minerals, stones, gems, jewelry, tools, and nature art. *Reserve tickets via Eventbrite and admission is free: http://bit.ly/2QZckCk; contact Michelle Ferris; Email: CrystallographyGems@gmail.com; Website: https://tinyurl.com/IQCrys2020

18-19PORTLAND, MAINE: CANCELLED; Maine Mineralogical and Geological Society; Brick South, 8 Thompson Point; Sat. 10-7, Sun. 10-4; Adults $5, seniors and teens $4, free admission for children under 12 (visit www.mainmineralclub.org to receive a discount coupon); SHOW CANCELLED — New location for this annual event, with more than 50 dealers (retail and wholesale) offering rocks, minerals, jewelry, and lapidary, activities for children; contact Jon Dykstra, 17A Grove Street, Kennebunkport, ME 04046, 2074232150; Email: dykstra.jon@gmail.com; Website: https://www.mainemineralclub.org/annual-gem-show.

18-19NEWBURY PARK, CALIFORNIA: Show and sale; Conejo Gem and Mineral Club; Borchard Park Community Center, 190 N. Reino Rd; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-4; free admission; Dealers selling jewelry, gems, minerals, fossils, rocks, tools and supplies, exhibits, demonstrations, and activities for children; contact Lawrence Killough, 5801 Cheesebro Road, Agoura Hills, CA 91301, (818) 857-8216; Email: lkofagoura@gmail.com; Website: https://cgamc.org

24-26GRANTS PASS, OREGON: Annual show; Rogue Gem and Geology Club; Fairgrounds Pavilion, 1451 Fairgrounds Rd.; Fri. 9-5, Sat. 9-5, Sun. 10-4; Adults $2, seniors and students $1, free admission for children 11 and under; 35th annual gem and mineral show, vendors offering a wide variety of material, exhibits, demonstrations, and activities for children; contact Janet Fields, (541) 415-1720; Email: jfields123@outlook.com; Website: https://roguegemandgeology.org/

24-26SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA: Wholesale and retail show; Gem Faire ; Scottish Rite Center, 1895 Camino del Rio S.; Fri. 12-6, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; $7 (all-weekend access); Vendors offering fine jewelry, precious and semi-precious gemstones, beads, crystals, gold and silver, and minerals, jewelry repair and cleaning, demonstrations and displays; contact Yooy Nelson, (503) 252-8300; Email: info@gemfaire.com; Website: http://www.gemfaire.com

24-26YAKIMA, WASHINGTON: 59th Parade of Gems - A Blast From the Past - 40 Years After Mt. St. Helens Blew; Yakima Rock and Mineral Club; Central Washington State Fair Park, Modern Living Building, 1301 South Fair Avenue; Fri. 10-4, Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-4; Adults $6 (save $1 with coupon), students $2, free admission for children 12 and under accompanied by paying adult; Dealers selling jewelry, rocks, minerals, fossils, with silent auctions, activities for children; contact Marti Sondgeroth, 2013 South 41st Avenue, Yakima, WA 98903, (509) 248-6401, 5099103484; Email: marthams@q.com; Website: www.yakimarockclub.com

24-26WICHITA, KANSAS: Annual show; Wichita Gem & Mineral Society; Cessna Activity Center, 2744 George Washington Boulevard; Fri. 9-6, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; Adult $5, youth (13-17) $1, free admission for children 12 and under when accompanied by an adult; Special offerings for children include: Friday, April 24 is Education Day, wherein children will learn how to identify rocks and minerals and have the opportunity to enjoy a junior rock pile, gem hunt, and gem wheel; plus dealers from across the U.S. will be selling rocks, gems, minerals all three days; contact Peggy Maggard, 8318 SE Highway 77, Leon, KS 67074, (316) 742-3746; Email: gandpmaggard@gmail.com; Website: wichitagemandmineralsociety.org

24-26SARASOTA, FLORIDA: Show and sale; Frank Cox Productions; Sarasota Municipal Auditorium, 801 N. Tamiami Trail (U.S. 41); daily 10-5, daily 10-5, daily 10-5; Adults $5 (save $1 when you mention this listing); Dealers selling gems, jewelry, crystals, minerals, and beads; contact Frank Cox, 755 S. Palm Ave. 203, Sarasota, FL 34236, (941) 954-0202; Email: frankcox@comcast.net; Website: http://www.frankcoxproductions.com

25-25SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS: Show and sale; Southwest Gem and Mineral Society; Wonderland of the Americas Mall, I10 and Loop 410 on Fredericksberg Road; Sat. 10-5; free admission; Free parking; contact John Speck, 9515 Potters Point, Helotes, TX 78023, (210) 596-1611; Email: jspeck2@att.net; Website: http://www.swgms.org/

25-26KENT, WASHINGTON: Annual show; Crystallography Gem + Mineral Market; Kent Commons Community Center, 525 4th Ave N.; Sat. 10-6, Sun. 11-5; Adults $3, free admission for children under 12 and seniors over 65; More than 60 dealers offering crystals, minerals, gems, beads, fossils, and art; RSVP: https://tinyurl.com/CGMMkent20; contact Michelle Ferris, 117 East Louisa Street, PMB 169, Seattle, WA 98102, (206) 582-9157; Email: crystallographygems@gmail.com; Website: www.crystallographygems.com

25-26LANCASTER, CALIFORNIA: Annual show; Antelope Valley Gem & Mineral Club; Antelope Valley Fairgrounds, 2551 West Avenue H; Sat. 9-5, Sun. 9-4; free admission; More than 30 vendors, daily field trips, demonstrations, displays, and activities for children; contact Susan Chaisson-Walblom; Email: slchaisson@yahoo.com; Website: www.avgem.weebly.com

25-26CUYAHOGA FALLS, OHIO: Show and sale; Summit Lapidary Club and Akron Mineral Society; Emidio And Sons Expo Center, 48 East Bath Rd.; Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; Adults $5, seniors (+55) and students 15+ $4, children (7-14) $1, free admission for scouts and military in uniform and children 6 and under; More than 30 vendors with minerals, rocks, cut stones, agates and jaspers, beads, fossils, jewelry, tools and supplies, displays, demonstrations, and activities for children; contact Evelyn Tryon, 2028 Tallmadge Rd, Kent, OH 44240, (330) 673-9664; Email: gemboree76@gmail.com; Website: https://www.summitlapidaryclub.com

25-26SEATTLE, WASHINGTON: CANCELLED — Annual Rock, Gem, and Mineral Show; West Seattle Rock Club; Alki Masonic Temple, 4736 40th Avenue SW; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-5; free admission; SHOW CANCELLED; contact Annette Nelson or Sue Fox; Email: wsrc.show@gmail.com; Website: westseattlerockclub.org

25-26FRANKLIN, NEW JERSEY: Show and sale; The Franklin-Ogdensburg Mineralogical Society, Inc. (FOMS); Littel Community Center, 12 Munsonhurst Rd.; Sat. 9-5, Sun. 10-4; Adults $7, children (ages 6-16) $4; Indoor and outdoor sales of minerals, rocks, jewelry, crystals, gems, beads and fossils; contact Gavin Hannah; Email: green4gavin@hotmail.com; Website: http://www.fomsnj.org/Events.aspx

25-26ARCADIA, CALIFORNIA: Annual show; Pasadena Lapidary Society; Arcadia Masonic Center, 50 W. Duarte Road; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-5; free admission; Show theme: “Inspiration Unearthed,” 63rd Annual Tournament of Gems, featuring gem, mineral, fossil and jewelry displays, dealers, demonstrations, and activities for children; contact Ellen Ferrell, President, (727) 512-0381; Email: Ellenbf2007@aol.com; Website: www.pasadenalapidary.org

25-26EAU CLAIRE, WISCONSIN: Annual show; Chippewa Valley Gem & Mineral Society; Eau Claire County Exposition Center, 5530 Lorch Avenue; Sat. 9-5, Sun. 10-4; free admission; Dealers selling jewelry, gemstones, minerals, agates and geodes, fossils and petrified wood, rock art, beads, supplies, crystals, books, fluorescent minerals display, demonstrations, and activities for children; contact Paul Tubbs, 619 Van Buren Street, Eau Claire, WI 54703, (715) 834-5747; Email: bizpam1@gmail.com

25-26MEMPHIS, TENNESSEE: Annual show; Memphis Archaeological and Geological Society; Memphis International Agricenter, 7777 Walnut Grove Rd.; Sat. 9-6, Sun. 10-5; Adults $5 (2-day pass $8), students (12 and under) $2, free admission for scouts in uniform; Dealers, exhibits, demonstrations, The MAGS Rock Banquet display — a table full of rocks that look like real food, activities for children, including geode bowling; contact WC McDaniel, 2038 Central Avenue, Memphis, TN 38104, (901) 490-3575; Email: w.c.mcd@att.net; Website: www.theearthwideopen.com

25-26ELMA, WASHINGTON: 52nd Annual Rock and Gem Show; Grays Harbor Gem and Geology; Grays Harbor County Fair and Event Center, 43 Elma-McCleary Road; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-4; free admission; Dealers offering wide variety of specimens, demonstrations, auctions, activities for children; contact Gary Emberley, 624 Faimont Place, Aberdeen, WA 98520, 3605336196; Email: melissa624@hotmail.com; Website: https://www.facebook.com/GraysHarborGeologyandGem/

25-26TROY, OHIO: Annual show; Miami County Gem and Mineral Club; Miami County Fairgrounds, 650 N County Rd. 25A; Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-4; Adults $2, free admission for children; Sales, demonstrations, free identification services; contact Dewey Buck; Email: deweybuck12@gmail.com; Website: https://mcgamc.org/

25-26SANTA CRUZ, CALIFORNIA: Annual show; Santa Cruz Mineral & Gem Society; Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium, 307 Church Street; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-5; $6; Spring show with a variety of vendors, jewelry, gemstones, lapidary supplies and rough stone, fossils, mineral specimens, and displays; contact Dave Duncan; Website: http://www.scrockngem.org

25-26KENT, WASHINGTON: Annual show; Crystallography Gem + Mineral Market; Kent Commons Community Center, 525 4th Ave N; Sat. 10-6, Sun. 11-5; Adults $5, free admission for children 12 and under, seniors (65 and older), teachers/military/veterans with ID; More than 60 dealers offering minerals, crystals, gems, jewelry, art; with music and demonstrations. *Reserve admission ticket via Eventbrite and save $2: http://bit.ly/2Nz0Mns; contact Michelle Ferris; Email: CrystallographyGems@gmail.com; Website: https://tinyurl.com/CGMMkent20

26-26WATERLOO, IOWA: Annual show; Black Hawk Gem and Mineral Society; Waterloo Center for the Arts, 225 Commercial St.; Sun. 12-5; free admission; Show theme: "Iowa Rockhounds - Something for Everyone," vendors selling rocks, minerals, and fossils, with presentations, exhibits, and activities for children; contact Dave Malm; Email: davidmalm@cfu.net; Website: http://www.blackhawkgemandmineralclub.com/

May 2020

1-3PLEASANTON, CALIFORNIA: Wholesale and retail show; Gem Faire Inc; Alameda County Fairgrounds, 4501 Pleasanton Ave.; Fri. 12-6, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; $7 (all-weekend access); Exhibitors offering various minerals and rocks, jewelry, crystals, gems, beads and crystals; ; contact Yooy Nelson, (503) 252-8300; Email: info@gemfaire.com; Website: http://www.gemfaire.com

1-3KALAMAZOO, MICHIGAN: Annual show; Kalamazoo Geological and Mineral Society; Kalamazoo Expo Center, 2900 Lake Street; Fri. 4-8, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; Adults $5, free admission for children under 12 accompanied by a paying adult; 61st annual show, more than 50 dealers, demonstrations, presentations, activities for children; contact Wrifton Graham, 33 W. Battle Creek Street, Galesburg, MI 49053, (269) 665-4300; Email: wrifton@greatlakesgeneralstore.com; Website: www.KalamazooRockClub.org

1-3MCPHERSON, KANSAS: Annual show; McPherson Gem & Mineral Club; 4-H Fairgrounds, 710 W. Woodside; Fri. 9-6, Sat. 9-6, Sun. 10:30-3; free admission; Dealers offering minerals, fossils, gems, lapidary, free rock identification, and activities for children; contact Brett Whitenack, 620-242-6003; Website: www.mcphersongemandmineralclub.org

1-3YUCAIPA, CALIFORNIA: Annual show; Yucaipa Valley Gem and Mineral Society (YVGMS); Downtown Yucaipa, Yucaipa Blvd and Adams St ; Fri. 6-9, Sat. 12-9, Sun. 12-6; free admission; Part of the Yucaipa city-wide Music and Arts Festival, show features more than 15 vendors, raffles, activities for children including geode cracking; contact Lee Peterson, PO Box 494, Yucaipa, CA 92399, (909) 794-0731; Email: grandpasgems@gmail.com; Website: yvgms.org

2-3ROSEBURG, OREGON: ; Umpqua Gem and Mineral Club; Douglas County Fairgrounds, 2110 Frear Street; Sat. 9-5, Sun. 10-5; free admission; Dealers, demonstrators, silent auction, raffles, and activities for children kids; contact Brooke Jakubos, (541) 784-7515; Email: bajakubos@hotmail.com; Website: www.facebook.com/Umpquagem

2-3MARSHFIELD, WISCONSIN: Annual show; Heart of Wisconsin Gem & Mineral Society; Marshfield High School fieldhouse, 1401 Becker Rd.; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-4; free admission; Dealers, displays, demonstrations, activities for children, continuous silent auctions; contact Cynthia Kelman, 1403 N Broadway Ave, Marshfield, WI 54449; Email: kelman@tznet.com; Website: www.heartofwisconsinrocks.com

2-3KINGMAN, ARIZONA: Annual show; Mohave County Gemstoners; Kingman Academy of Learning High School , 3420 N Burbank; Sat. 9-5; free admission; Vendors offering rocks, minerals, gems, displays, demonstrations, and activities for children; contact Mary Gann, PO Box 3992, Kingman, AZ 86402, (928) 757-8121; Email: quadpol@aol.com; Website: www.gemstoners.org

2-3TOPSFIELD, MASSACHUSETTS: Annual show; North Shore Rock and Mineral Club; Topsfield Fairgrounds, 207 Boston St.; Sat. 9-5, Sun. 10-4; Adults $6 (save $1 with coupon), seniors $4, free admission for children under 12; Dealers offering minerals, fossils, beads, gems, lapidary, exhibits and demonstrations, and activities for children; contact Kenneth Barrie Cooper, 21 Oakwood Knoll Road, Ipswich, MA 01938, (978) 337-4486; Email: drkencoop@comcast.net; Website: www.northshorerock.org

2-3EVERETT, WASHINGTON: CANCELLED — 67th Annual Gem, Jewelry and Mineral Show; Everett Rock and Gem Club; Everett Community College, 2206 Tower Street; Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; free admission; SHOW CANCELLED — Dealers offering crystals, geodes, minerals, displays and exhibits, activities for children ; contact Fritz Mack, (425) 232-0809; Website: www.everettrockclub.com

2-3BILLINGS, MONTANA: Billings Gem and Fossil Show; Billings Gem and Mineral Club; Al Bedoo Shrine Auditorium , 1125 Broadwater Ave.; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-4; Adults $3, free admission for children under 12 when accompanied by a paying adult; Activities for the entire family, dealers, displays, demonstrations, auction, and activities for children ; contact Doug True, (406) 200-8778; Email: billingsgemclub@gmail.com; Website: BillingsGemClub.com

2-3PITTSTON, PENNSYLVANIA: Annual show; The Mineralogical Society of N.E. Pennsylvania; Oblates of St. Joseph, 1880 Hwy 315; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-4; Adults $3, free admission for children 12 and under; More than 20 dealers offering rock and gems, demonstrations, educational programs, speakers, rock and fossil identification, and activities for children; contact George Walko, 319 Main Street, Swoyersville, PA 18704, (570) 200-5987; Email: Anthracitecoin@gmail.com; Website: MSNEPA.org

2-3ANAHEIM, CALIFORNIA: Annual show; Searchers Gem and Mineral Society; Brookhurst Community Center, 2271 W. Crescent Ave.; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-4:30; free admission; Dealers with rock and jewelry-related wares, displays, demonstrations, silent auction, and activities for children; contact Debra Tanner; Website: http://www.searchersrocks.org

6-10FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINA: Annual show; Echo Valley Gem Show; Echo Valley Showplace (across from GLW), 6456 Sylva Rd; Wed. 9-6, Thu. 9-6, Fri. 9-6, Sat. 9-6; free admission; Featuring dealers from around the world selling minerals, fossils, geodes, rough rock, slabs, cabochons, gems, beads, jewelry, crystals; contact Damian w/ Bellpoint; Email: mbellpoint@gmail.com; Website: www.bellpointpromotions.com

8-10SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA: Wholesale and retail show; Gem Faire; Scottish Rite Center, 6151 H St.; Fri. 12-6, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; $7 (all-weekend access); Vendors offering fine jewelry, precious and semi-precious gemstones, beads, crystals, gold and silver, and minerals, jewelry repair and cleaning, demonstrations and displays; contact Yooy Nelson, (503) 252-8300; Email: info@gemfaire.com; Website: http://www.gemfaire.com

8-10MARIETTA, GEORGIA: Annual show; Georgia Mineral Society; Cobb County Civic Center, 548 South Marietta Pkwy SE; Fri. 10-6, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 12-5; free admission; More than 30 dealers, auction set for 1 p.m. Saturday, activities for children; contact Shelley Stubbs, GA; Email: mayshow@gamineral.org; Website: www.gamineral.org

8-10COLUMBIA, MISSOURI: Show and sale; Central Missouri Rock and Lapidary Club; Knights of Columbus Hall, 2525 N. Stadium Blvd. (Route E ) ; Fri. 12-7, Sat. 9-5, Sun. 10-4; Adults $6, seniors (60+) and youth (12-18) $3 — good for all three days, free admission for children 11 and under; Dealers offering agates, fossil, spheres, crystals, lapidary jewelry, geodes, and geode cracking; exhibits, demonstrations, rock identification, and activities for children; contact Mary Wozny, 404 W. Leslie Lane, Columbia, MO 65202; Email: LMWOZ@MSN.COM; Website: http://cmrlc.org

9-10BRAINERD, MINNESOTA: Annual show; Cuyuna Rock, Gem & Mineral Society; Crow Wing County Fairgrounds, 2000 13th St. S.E.; Sat. 9-5, Sun. 10-4; Saturday: Adults $2, children 11 and under $1; Sunday: Free admission for moms on Mother’s Day, adults $2, and children 11 and under $1; Agates, minerals, fossils, gems, jewelry, exhibits, and activities for children; contact Ed Opatz, 43330 125th Ave., Holdingford, MN 56340, (320) 250-1363; Email: opatz1@att.net; Website: www.cuyunarockclub.org

9-10BOZEMAN, MONTANA: Gem, Jewelry, Mineral, Bead and Fossil Show; Bozeman Gem and Mineral Club; Gallatin County Fairgrounds, 901 North Black; Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-4; Adults $3 (Mothers receive $1 discount on Sunday in honor of Mother’s Day), free admission for children under 12 when accompanied by a paid adult admission; 25 gem and mineral display cases, many “Best of Montana” minerals, 18 dealers, garnet sorting table, field trip opportunity, activities for children and free polished rocks; contact Linda Johnson, (406) 580-3419; Email: lindajohnson.montana@gmail.com; Website: http://bozemangemandmineralclub.com/

9-10HERMISTON, OREGON: Hatrockhounds Gem and Mineral Show; Hatrockhounds Gem and Mineral Society; Eastern Oregon Trade and Event Center (EOTEC), 1705 East Airport Rd.; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-4; Adults $3, free admission for children 12 and under; Dealers, demonstrations, displays, auction, activities for children, special Mother's Day drawings; contact Mike Filarski, (541) 571-2593; Email: stonemorlin1@netscape.net; Website: https://jall23.wixsite.com/hatrockhounds

14-16LOGAN, UTAH: Show and sale; Cache Rock and Gem Club; Cache County Events Center, 450 South 500 West; Thu. 10-8, Fri. 10-8, Sat. 9-6; free admission; Dealers selling rocks, minerals, fossils, supplies, educational exhibits, demonstrations, displays, and activities for children ; contact LuAnn Willmore; Email: momouse@gmail.com; Website: cacherockgemclub.weebly.com

15-17COSTA MESA, CALIFORNIA: Wholesale and retail show; Gem Faire ; OC Fair & Event Center, 88 Fair Dr.; Fri. 12-6, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; $7 (all-weekend access); Vendors offering fine jewelry, precious and semi-precious gemstones, beads, crystals, gold and silver, and minerals, jewelry repair and cleaning, demonstrations and displays; contact Yooy Nelson, (503) 252-8300; Email: info@gemfaire.com; Website: http://www.gemfaire.com

15-17NEWRY, MAINE: Educational Conference; New England Mineral Association; Sunday River Conference Center & Grand Summit Lodge, 97 Summit Road; Fri. 9-10, Sat. 9-10, Sun. 9-3; See website (www.nemineral.org) - about $45 to $90 per person, depending on the program options selected; Speakers, exhibits, dealers, auctions, field trips; contact Jan Morrison, Executive Director, 20 East Elm Street, Yarmouth, ME 04096, (207) 956-2862; Email: nemineralinfo@gmail.com; Website: www.nemineral.org

15-17PORTLAND, OREGON: Annual show; Mt. Hood Rock Club; Jackson Armory, 6255 NE Cornfoot Road; Fri. 10-5, Sat. 9-5, Sun. 10-3; free admission; More than 24 vendors selling minerals, rocks, beads, fossils, and jewelry, demonstrations, displays, and activities for children ; contact Wayne King, (503) 284-7195; Email: mhrcdc@gmail.com; Website: www.mthoodrockclub.com

16-16BIGLERVILLE, PENNSYLVANIA: Show and sale; Franklin County and Central Pennsylvania Rock & Mineral Clubs; South Mountain Fairgrounds, 615 Narrows Road; Sat. 8-3; Adults $1, free admission for children; 35th annual show with a great diversity of fossils, rocks, minerals, books, associated equipment, an opportunity swap, buy and share stories; contact Tom Smith, 10 Roger Ave., Shippenburg, PA 17257; Email: tsmith1012@comcast.net; Website: http://rockandmineral.org/

16-17WAUWATOSA, WISCONSIN: Show and sale; Wisconsin Geological Society; Hart Park Community Center, Muellner Building, 7300 W Chestnut St.; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-4:30; Adults $3 or 2 people for $5, free admission for children; 71st Annual Wisconsin Geological Society Gem, Mineral, and Fossil Show, with more than 20 dealers selling rocks, gems, fossils, jewelry, lapidary supplies and tools, demonstrations, exhibits, and activities for children; contact Paul Schmidt, 8213 Red Arrow Ct., Wauwatosa, WI 53213-3023, 414-771-8668; Email: pvs@wi.rr.com; Website: https://www.facebook.com/Wisconsin-Geological-Society-Inc-290957970983266/

16-17SAINT JOSEPH, MICHIGAN: Annual show; Blossomland Gem & Mineral Society; Lake Michigan Catholic Elementary School, 3165 Washington Ave.; Sat. 9-6, Sun. 12-6; free admission; Annual club show, family friendly, vendors sales, demonstrations; contact Pam; Email: blossomlandrockclub@gmail.com

16-17BENNINGTON, VERMONT: Annual show; Southwestern Vermont Mineral & Gem Club, Inc.; Grace Christian School, Kocher Dr.; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-3; Adults $5. Kids Free; Activities for children, including a gem sluice; contact Bill Cotrofeld, PO Box 235, East Arlington, VT 05252; Website: https://www.facebook.com/Southwestern-Vermont-Mineral-and-Gem-Club-1603021706678757/

16-17NORTH OLMSTED, OHIO: Annual show; Parma Lapidary Club; Soccer Sportsplex, 31515 Lorain Rd; Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; Adults $6 (save $1 by mentioning this brief), free admission for children under 12 and scouts in uniform when accompanied by an adult; 52nd Rock-A-Rama, dealers selling gems, minerals, beads, fossils, cracking geodes, jewelry, demonstrations, activities for children; contact Stephanie Shields, (614) 962-5715; Email: parmalapidary@yahoo.com; Website: Parmalapidary.com

16-17LAKEVIEW, OREGON: Annual show; Tallman Rock Chippers; Lake Co. Fairgrounds, 1900 N 4th; Sat. 10-5, Tue. 10-4; free admission; Vendors offering a wide variety of items, field trips — including a trip to a private claim at the Oregon Sunstone area, and activities for children; contact LeRoy Johnson, 39 N L St, Lakeview, OR 97630, 5419474267, 5412190220; Email: lostmymarblesor@yahoo.com

16-17HAMILTON, MONTANA: Annual Gem and Mineral Show; Bitterroot Gem and Mineral Society; Ravalli County Fairgrounds, First Interstate Center; Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; Adults $2, free admission for children 12 and under; contact Darci Rainey; Email: darci_rainey@outlook.com

22-24SALEM, VIRGINIA: Annual show; Treasures Of The Earth Gem & Jewelry Shows; Salem Civic Center, 1001 Boulevard; Fri. 10-6, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 11-5; Adults $5 (good for all three days), free admission for children age 16 and under ; contact Van A. Wimmer, Sr.; Email: vanwimmer@comcast.net; Website: www.toteshows.com

22-24SANTA BARBARA, CALIFORNIA: Wholesale and retail show; Gem Faire; Earl Warren Showgrounds, 3400 Calle Real; Fri. 12-6, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; $7 (all-weekend access); Vendors offering fine jewelry, precious and semi-precious gemstones, millions of beads, crystals, gold and silver, and minerals, jewelry repair and cleaning, demonstrations and displays; contact Yooy Nelson, (503) 252-8300; Email: info@gemfaire.com; Website: http://www.gemfaire.com

23-23FAIRLESS HILLS, PENNSYLVANIA: Annual show; The Rock & Mineral Club of Lower Bucks County, PA, Inc.; Christ United Methodist Church, 501 Wistar Road; Sat. 9-2; Adults $2, free admission for children 12 and under; contact Brian Schwab, 539 Sycamore Avenue, Croydon, PA 19021; Email: www.holschw2@aol.com; Website: https://sites.google.com/view/lowerbucksparocks/home or https://www.facebook.com/rockclublowerbucksco/

23-24ST. CHARLES, ILLINOIS: Annual show; CGMA (Chicagoland Gems & Minerals Association); Kane County Fairgrounds, 525 S. Randall Raod; Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; Adults $5, seniors (62) and students $3, two-day passes available, free admission for children under 13, active service personnel with ID and scouts in uniform; More than 30 dealers, special exhibits, demonstrations, and activities for children; contact Mark Kuntz, 2020 President, 164 Jewett St., Elgin, IL 60123, (847) 742-9244; Email: m_kuntz@sbcglobal.net; Website: www.cgma.rocks

23-24FORT WORTH, TEXAS: Annual show; Fort Worth Gem and Mineral Club; Will Rogers Memorial Center, 3401 Lancaster; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-4; Adults $6, military, seniors and students $5, free admission for children 12 and under; contact Janice Craddock, P.O. Box 123975, Fort Worth, TX 76121-3975; Email: fwgmc.info@gmail.com; Website: fortworthgemandmineralshow.org

23-24NEWPORT, OREGON: Annual show; Oregon Coast Agate Club; National Guard Armory, 541 SW Coast Hwy 101; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-3:30; Adults $2, free admission for service personnel and children under 12 accompanied by paid adult; Dealers, the Oregon Coast Rock Doc, displays featuring cut, shaped and polished agate, japser, and more from Oregon and elsewhere, plus gems, fossils, and activities for children; contact K Myers, PO Box 714, Newport, OR 97365; Email: books4agates@yahoo.com; Website: www.coastagates.org

29-31WAUSEON, OHIO: Annual show; State Line Gem & Mineral Society; Fulton County Fairgrounds, 8514 SR 108; Fri. 12-6, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 11-4; Adults $4, seniors, students and military personnel $3, free admission for children 12 and under ; More than 15 dealers, displays, demonstrations, Mine Safety Class, activities for children ; contact Sherm Kardatzke, 1355 W Maumee, Adrian, MI 49221, (517) 673-5487; Email: sakardatzke@gmail.com

29-31TULSA, OKLAHOMA: Wholesale and retail show; Gem Faire; Expo Square, 4145 E 21st St.; Fri. 12-6, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; $7 (all-weekend access); Vendors offering fine jewelry, precious and semi-precious gemstones, millions of beads, crystals, gold and silver, and minerals, jewelry repair and cleaning, demonstrations and displays; contact Yooy Nelson, (503) 252-8300; Email: info@gemfaire.com; Website: http://www.gemfaire.com

29-31FLAGSTAFF, ARIZONA: Annual show; Coconino Lapidary Club; Fort Tuthill County Park Fairgrounds-Commercial Building, 2446 Fort Tuthill Loop; Fri. 9-5, Sat. 9-5, Sun. 9-4; free admission; Rock, gem and jewelry show for all ages; contact Wayne Scott, (928) 607-3185; Email: 4nsgsrocks@gmail.com; Website: flagstaffmineralandrock.org

29-31RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA: Annual show; Treasures of the Earth, Inc.; Kerr Scott Building, NC State Fairgrounds, 1025 Blue Ridge Rd; Fri. 12-6, Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-5; Adults $6, free admission for children 16 and under; This show offers a variety of precious and semi-precious gemstones, pearls, beads, fossils, minerals, crystals; contact Jane Westbrook, PO Box 59, Gloucester Point, VA 23062, (804) 642-2011; Email: jane@treasuresoftheearth.com; Website: http://www.TreasuresOfTheEarth.com

30-31LUBBOCK, TEXAS: Annual show; Lubbock Gem and Mineral Society; Lubbock Memorial Civic Center, 1501 Mac Davis Lane; Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; Adults $4, seniors $3, children (6-12) $2, free admission for children under 6; More than 60 displays, large fluorescent tent, vendors selling jewelry, loose stones, rough, cabs, slabs, geodes, gemstones, mineral, fossils, lapidary, tools; contact WalterBeneze, PO Box 6371, Lubbock, TX 79493, (806) 797-5832; Email: walt@lubbockgemandmineral.org; Website: www.lubbockgemandmineral.org

30-31COEUR D’ALENE, IDAHO: The Dinosaurs are Coming to the 60th Annual Rock and Gem Show; North Idaho Mineral Club; Kootenai County Fairgrounds — Jacklin Building #25, 4056 North Government Way and Kathleen Avenue , Gates C & D; Sat. 9-5, Sun. 10-4; Adults $4 or $6 for a two-day pass; Vendors, displays, demonstrations, exhibits, and activities for children; contact Mike Rose; Email: NIMCshowchairman@gmail.com; Website: https://www.northidahomineralclub.org/

30-31OLYMPIA, WASHINGTON: Show; Crystallography Spring Showcase Olympia; DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel , 415 Capitol Way N; Sat. 11-7, Sun. 11-6; Adults $2, free admission for children 12 and under and seniors (65 and older); Dealers selling crystals, minerals, stones, gems, jewelry; contact Michelle Ferris; Email: CrystallographyGems@gmail.com; Website: https://tinyurl.com/Oly2020Crystals

June 2020

5-7BONNEY LAKE, WASHINGTON: Annual show; Puyallup Valley Gem & Mineral Club; Swiss Park, 9205 198th Avenue East; Fri. 10-5, Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-5; free admission; Dealers selling fossils, minerals, crystals, with demonstrations (silversmithing, intarsia, wire wrapping, cabbing), free gem appraisals Saturday and Sunday, activities for children; contact Jim Christian, (253) 987-6751; Email: pvgamc@gmail.com; Website: puyallupvalleygemandmineralclub.com

6-6DETLA, COLORADO: Annual show; Delta County Rock Wranglers; Heddles Recreation Center, 531 North Palmer Street; Sat. 9-5; free admission; Numerous dealers offering rocks and minerals, jewelry, exhibits, activities for children; contact Harry Masinton, 24662 Sorrento Lane, Cedaredge, CO 81413, (970) 856-3861; Email: masinton@tds.net

6-7MONROE, NEW YORK: Annual show; Orange County Mineral Society of New York; Museum Village, 1010 Route 17 M.; Sat. 10-4, Sun. 10-4; Admission for show and museum — adults $5, seniors $3, free admission for scouts in uniform and children under 12; Outdoor event featuring 65 vendors offering a wide variety of rock, mineral, and fossil-related items, displays, exhibits, demonstrations, and activities for children; contact Ron Nelson; Email: rn33@optimum.net; Website: www.ocmsny.org

6-7ONALASKA, WISCONSIN: Annual show; Coulee Rock Club of La Crosse; Onalaska Omni Center, 255 Riders Club Road; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-4; Adults $2, free admission for children 6 and under; More than 20 dealers offering agates, geodes, crystals, minerals, fossils, jewelry, rough and slabs, polish stones, lapidary equipment, with demonstrations, rock identification, displays, speakers, activities for children; contact Allison Conrad, 33435 Burns Valley Road, La Crescent, MN 55947; Email: rockinbabe@acegroup.cc

6-7SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA: Show and sale; Pacific Crystal Guild; Fort Mason Center, 2 Marina Blvd; Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-4; Adults $12, free admission children 12 and under; contact Jerry Tomlinson, PO Box 1371, Sausalito, CA 94966, (415) 383-7837; Email: jerry@crystalfair.com; Website: www.crystalfair.com

6-7BUTTE, MONTANA: Annual show; Butte Mineral and Gem Club; Butte Civic Center Annex, 1340 Harrison Avenue; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-5; Adults $3, free admission for children under 12 accompanied by a paying adult; 15 dealers selling minerals, gems, cutting rough, jewelry, fossils, with more than 20 exhibits, silent auction, special display: Doug True's T-Rex Skull; contact Pete Knudsen, (406) 490-5828

6-7CANANDAIGUA, NEW YORK: Annual show; Wayne County Gem and Mineral Club; Greater Canandaigua Civic Center, 250 N. Bloomfield Rd.; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-4; Adults $3, free admission for children under 12; 20 vendors, exhibits, demonstrations, fluorescent mineral program, geode cutting, and activities for children; contact Fred Haynes, 10 Country Club Drive, Rochester, NY 14618, (585) 203-1733; Email: fredmhaynes55@gmail.com; Website: http://www.wcgmc.org/

6-7PELHAM, ALABAMA: Annual show; Alabama Mineral and Lapidary Society; Oak Mountain State Park, 200 Terrace Dr; Sat. 9-5, Sun. 9-5; free admission; Vendors selling rocks, minerals, gemstones, fossils, and lapidary jewelry; contact Sarah Landis; Email: alabamarockhound@gmail.com; Website: https://www.lapidaryclub.com

6-7MARION, KENTUCKY: Annual show; Ben E. Clement Mineral Museum; Fohs Hall, 201 N. Walker Street; Sat. 9-5, Sun. 10-4; free admissions - donations accepted; Vendors, silent auctions, demonstrations and displays, and activities for children; contact Tina Walker, 205 N Walker St, Marion, KY 42064, 2709654263, 2709654263; Email: beclement@att.net; Website: clementmineralmuseum.org

12-14CARTERSVILLE, GEORGIA: Annual show; Bellpoint Gem Show; Clarence Brown Conference Center, 5450 GA-20; Fri. 10-6, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; Adults $5, free admission for children under 15 when accompanied by paying adults; Gem dealers offering crystals, fossils, jewelry, beads, gems, geodes, and minerals; contact Damian; Email: mbellpoint@gmail.com; Website: www.bellpointpromotions.com

12-14PARK HILLS, MISSOURI: Annual show; Mineral Area Gem & Mineral Society; Missouri Mines Historic Site, 4000 State Highway 32; Fri. 9-6, Sat. 9-6, Sun. 9-4; free admission; Swap, sell, buy rocks, minerals, or fossils; visit a historic mining site and mineral museum; co-sponsored by Mineral Area Gem & Mineral Society and Missouri State Parks; contact Boneta M Hensley, 411 Allen Street, Farmington, MO 63640, (573) 760-0488; Email: mojellybean63@yahoo.com; Website: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1249800061698210/

13-13NEWTON, MASSACHUSETTS: Annual Auction; Boston Mineral Club; American Legion Nonantum Post 440, 295 California St.; Sat. 11-5; free admission; Annual auction including voice auction of more than 200 lots of mineral specimens, gems, equipment and reference material, with a silent auction of more than 100 flats of mineral specimens, lapidary rough, equipment, and books; contact Mike Haritos, (857) 991-2294; Email: mharitos@comcast.net; Website: www.bostonmineralclub.org

13-13KENT, CONNETICUT: Annual show; Connecticut Antique Machinery Association, Inc. and the Danbury Mineralogical Society; Connecticut Antique Machinery Association grounds, 31 Kent Cornwall Rd., (1 mile north of Kent, on Route 7); Sat. 9-4; free admission; 20th Annual Mineral and Gem Show, to benefit the Connecticut Museum of Mining and Mineral Science, with rocks, minerals, fossils, and jewelry available for sale or trade, tours of new exhibits at the mining museum; contact John Pawloski, (860) 927-0050; Website: http://www.ctamachinery.com/

13-14MANSFIELD, OHIO: Annual show; The Richland Lithic & Lapidary Society; Richland County Fairgrounds, 750 N. Home Road, Fairhaven Hall; Sat. 10-6, Sun. 11-5; Adults $5, seniors $4, students $3, free admission for children under 6 and scouts in uniform; Show theme: Diamonds and Gemstones: Our 60th anniversary, 12 dealers selling gems, minerals, jewelry, beads, and fossils; with demonstrations, lectures, displays, and activities for children; contact Tom Kottyan, (419) 562-1152; Email: themineralhouse@netzero.net; Website: www.rlls.webs.com

13-14ESCONDIDO, CALIFORNIA: Annual show; Palomar Gem and Mineral Club; Center for the Arts - Escondido, 340 N Escondido Blvd; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-4; Adults $5, seniors $3; More than 30 dealers selling a wide variety inside an art gallery venue, with professional demonstrators; contact Toni D Floyd, PO Box 1583, Escondido, CA 92033, (425) 281-6218; Email: tonifloyd41615@gmail.com; Website: http://www.palomargem.org/annual-gem-mineral-and-jewelry-show/

13-14CARTERSVILLE, GEORGIA: Annual show; Tellus Science Museum; Tellus Science Museum, 100 Tellus Dr.; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-5; Museum members free; Adults $15.95, seniors (65+) $13.95, children (3-17) and student with ID $11.95, military personnel with ID, free admission; Dealers selling gems, minerals, fossils, and jewelry; contact Rockfest, 100 Tellus Dr., Tellus Science Museum, Cartersville, GA 30120, (770) 606-5700; Email: asiaj@tellusmuseum.org; Website: tellusmuseum.org

18-21PRINEVILLE, OREGON: 75th Annual Prineville Rockhound Pow Wow; Prineville Rockhound Pow Wow Association; Crook County Fairgrounds, 1280 Main St; Thu. 9-5, Fri. 9-5, Sat. 9-5, Sun. 9-5; free admission; contact Janice Van Cura, 3448 NW Covey Run Road, Corvallis, OR 97330; Email: janicevc@peak.org

19-20QUARRYVILLE, PENNSYLVANIA: Annual show; Lancaster County Fossil and Mineral Club; Solanco Fairgrounds, Hoffman Building, 172 South Lime St.; Fri. 10-5, Sat. 9-4; Adults $4, children (6-12) $1, free admission for children under 6; contact Eric Miller; Email: emill1960@embarqmail.com; Website: https://www.facebook.com/LancasterFossilandMineralClub

19-21SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA: Wholesale and retail show; Gem Faire; Scottish Rite Center, 1895 Camino del Rio S.; Fri. 12-6, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; $7 (good for the weekend); Vendors offering fine jewelry, precious and semi-precious gemstones, beads, crystals, gold and silver, and minerals, jewelry repair and cleaning, demonstrations and displays; contact Yooy Nelson, (503) 252-8300; Email: info@gemfaire.com; Website: http://www.gemfaire.com

19-21BIG PINEY, WYOMING: Annual show; Sublette County Rock Hounds; Sublette County Fairgrounds, 10937 Hwy 189, Event Center; Fri. 9-5, Sat. 9-5, Sun. 9-5; Adults $2, free admission for children; Show also serves as the annual convention of the Rocky Mountain Federation of Mineralogical Societies and the annual Wyoming State Mineral and Gem Society show, with dealers selling rough, slabs, supplies, fossils, beads, jewelry; as well as fluorescent mineral display, demonstrations, exhibits, field trips, and activities for children; contact Jim Gray, PO Box 1351, Big Piney, WY 83113; Email: jimgray@wyoming.com; Website: https://www.wsmgs.org/clubs.html

26-28LOKE, CALIFORNIA: Show; California Federation of Mineralogical Societies; Like Grape Festival & Harvest Fair, 413 East Lockeford Street; Fri. 10-5, Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-4; Adults $6, seniors $5, free admission for children 12 and under, military personnel active and veterans and dependents with valid military ID card; Dealers offering rocks, gems, lapidary supplies and tools, beads, demonstrations, rock and mineral identification service, exhibitions, and activities for children; contact Margaret Kolaczyk; Email: Markolaczyk@gmail.com; Website: cfmsinc.org

26-28BEDFORD, INDIANA: Annual show; Lawrence County Rock Club; Lawrence County Fairgrounds, Highway 50; Fri. 10-6:30, Sat. 9-6:30, Sun. 10-4; Free admission; 55th annual gem, mineral and fossil show, dealers offering gems, jewelry, beads, minerals, fossils, rocks, lapidary, rockhounding supplies, demonstrations, displays, activities for children; contact DavedTreffinger, 13101 E 250 N, Loogootee, IN 47553; Website: lawrencecountyrockclub.org

26-28EUGENE, OREGON: Wholesale and retail show; Gem Faire; Lane County Events Center, 796 W 13th Ave.; Fri. 12-6, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; $7 (weekend access); Vendors offering fine jewelry, precious and semi-precious gemstones, millions of beads, crystals, gold and silver, and minerals, jewelry repair and cleaning, demonstrations and displays; contact Yooy Nelson, (503) 252-8300; Email: info@gemfaire.com; Website: http://www.gemfaire.com

26-28ELDON, MISSOURI: Annual show; Osage Rock and Mineral Club; Eldon Community Center, 309 E. 2nd St.; Fri. 2-6, Sat. 9-6, Sun. 9-3; free admission; Dealers, displays, demonstrations, fluorescent mineral display, activities for children; contact Roger Varvel, 14354 Hwy 64, Lebanon, MO 65536, (417) 533-2788; Email: ormc2020show@centurylink.net; Website: https://www.facebook.com/pg/osagerockandmineralclub/

27-28CULVER CITY, CALIFORNIA: Show and sale; Culver City Rock & Mineral Club; Veterans Memorial Auditorium, 4117 Overland Ave; Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; Free admission; Featured gemstone of the show is amazonite; dealers, exhibits, demonstrations, and displays; contact Janice Metz, CA, (310) 850-4398; Email: culvercityrocks35@gmail.com; Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/972433519805471/

July 2020

11-12LAKESIDE, ARIZONA: Annual show; White Mountain Gem and Mineral Club; Country Court Event Hall, 3369 W. White Mountain Blvd.; Sat. 9-6; Adults $2, free admission for children under 16; 23rd annual show, dealers offering gems, minerals, fossils, jewelry, displays, activities for children; contact Steve Fowers, PO Box 3504, Show Low, AZ 85902, 926-537-2195; Email: Whitemtngmc@gmail.com; Website: http://www.whitemountain-azrockclub.org/

11-12SYRACUSE, NEW YORK: Annual show; Gem & Mineral Society of Syracuse, Inc.; Center of Progress Building, New York State Fair Grounds, 575 State Fair Blvd.; Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-4; Adults $7, free admission for children under 12 and scouts in uniform when accompanied by paid adult admission; Theme: Fossils of New York State, more than 60 dealers offering rocks, minerals, slabs, geodes, jewelry, fossils, beads, and crystals; demonstrations, displays, and activities for children; contact Dick Lyons, c/o GMSS P.O. Box 2801, Syracuse, NY 13220; Email: show@gmss.us; Website: http://www.gmss.us

17-19VIRGINIA BEACH, VIRGINIA: Annual show; Treasures of the Earth, Inc.; Virginia Beach Convention Center, 1000 19th Street; Fri. 12-6, Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-5; Adults $6, free admission for children 16 and under; Vendors with custom-faceted gemstones, beads, crystals, minerals, and fossils, demonstrations, and displays of two local gem and mineral societies, graduate gemologist available for on-site appraisals; contact Jane Westbrook, PO Box 59, Gloucester Point, VA 23062, (804) 642-2011; Email: jane@treasuresoftheearth.com; Website: http://www.TreasuresOfTheEarth.com

18-19DARRINGTON, WASHINGTON: ; Darrington Rock and Gem Club; Mansford Grange, 1265 Railroad Avenue, (Behindd IGA); Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-5; free admission; Rocks, gems, minerals for sale, demonstrations, displays, custom rock cutting, activities for children, and w a field trip on July 18 for Travertine and River bar collecting; contact Ed Lehman, (425) 334-6282; Email: wsmced@hotmail.com; Website: https://www.facebook.com/DarringtonRGC

18-19BELLINGHAM, WASHINGTON: Annual show; Crystallography Gem + Mineral Market / LIFE:FORMS Festival; The Majestic, 1027 N Forest St; Sat. 11-6, Sun. 11-5; Adults $5; free admission for children 12 and under, seniors (65 and older), teachers/military/veterans with ID; More than 33 vendors selling crystals, minerals, stones, gems, and jewelry, along with a variety of other festival activities. *Reserve tickets via Eventbrite and save $2 on admission: http://bit.ly/3aOKAsb; contact Michelle Ferris; Email: CrystallographyGems@gmail.com; Website: https://tinyurl.com/CGMMbh20

18-19MOOSE LAKE, MINNESOTA: Annual show; Carlton County Gem & Mineral Club; Riverside Arena, 20 Earl Ellens Dr.; Sat. 9-5, Sun. 9-3; free admission; 51st Annual Moose Lake Agate Days Gem & Mineral Show, vendors, Agate Stampede 3 p.m. Saturday, with 400 pounds of agates, $400 quarters and $100 in half dollars and spread along Elm Avenue for a finders-keepers scramble; contact David Johnson, 2815 E 4th St, Superior, WI 54880; Email: davidrj@chartermi.net; Website: https://www.facebook.com/mooselakeagatedays2020/

18-19ERIE, PENNSYLVANIA: Show and sale; Gem City Rock and Mineral Society; Zem Zem Shriners Banquet and Conference Center, 2525 West 38th St.; Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; Adults $4, seniors (65 and older) $3.50; contact Robert Gallivan, 427 Colleen Dr.; Website: http://www.gemcityrockclub.org/

22-26FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINA: Annual show; Echo Valley Gem Show ; Echo Valley Showplace (across from GLW), 6456 Sylva Rd. ; Wed. 9-6, Thu. 9-6, Fri. 9-6, Sat. 9-6; free; Featuring dealers offering minerals, fossils, geodes, rough rock, slabs, cabochons, gems, beads, jewelry, crystals *Additional day Sun. 9-4 ; contact Damian w/ Bellpoint; Email: mbellpoint@gmail.com; Website: www.bellpointpromotions.com

23-26FAIRPLAY, COLORADO: Annual show; Jay Penn ; Outdoor Show, 200 Platte Dr.; Thu. 9-5, Fri. 9-5, Sat. 9-5, Sun. 9-5; free admission; More than 24 dealers offering mineral specimens, rough, slab, jewelry, cabochons, beads, petrified wood, equipment; contact Jay Penn, Fairplay River Park Event Site, Fairplay, CO 80440, (505) 883-4195; Email: jaypenn246@gmail.com; Website: http://abqfallshow.wix.com/abq-fall-show

24-26FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINA: Show and sale; Gem & Mineral Society of Franklin, NC; Robert C. Carpenter Community Building, 1288 Georgia Road, ; Fri. 10-6, Sat. Select Start Time-6, Sun. 10-6; Adults $2, free admission for children 12 and under; Dealers offering gem stones (rough and cut), minerals, beads, fossils, along with demonstrations and displays; contact Linda Harbuck, 98 Hyatt Road, Franklin, NC 28734, 8285243161; Email: lindah@franklin-chamber.com; Website: www.visitfranklinnc.com

25-26RAPID CITY, SOUTH DAKOTA: Annual show; Western Dakota Gem & Mineral Society; Best Western Ramkota Hotel, 2111 N Lacrosse St.; Sat. 9-6, Sun. 10-4; Adults $5, free admission for children 12 and under when accompanied with an adult; Displays, speakers, demonstrations, vendors offering fine minerals, lapidary items, agates, with a silent auction, and activities for children; contact Leslie, SD; Email: westdakota.rocks@gmail.com; Website: www.wdgms.org

25-26ESSEX JUNCTION, VERMONT: Annual show; Burlington Gem and Mineral Club; Champlain Valley Exposition, 105 Pearl Street; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-5; Adults $4, Seniors (60+) $3, free admission for children under 16 with a paying adult; Dealers, exhibits, lectures, demonstrations, and activities for children; contact Andy Simmons; Email: bgmcvt@yahoo.com; Website: http://www.burlingtongemandmineralclub.org/show.html

August 2020

7-9DALTON, GEORGIA: Annual show; Dalton Gem and Mineral Jewelry Show; Dalton Convention Center, 2211 Dug Gap Battle Rd; Fri. 2-7, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 11-5; Adults $4 (good for all three days), free admission for children 16 and under when accompanied by a paying adult; 29th Annual Dalton Bead, Gem, Fossil, Mineral, and Jewelry Show, with dealers, displays, and demonstrations, and activities for children ; contact Mohammad Tahir, P.O. Box 4046 , Dalton, GA 30719, (706) 537-8960; Email: tahir1269@yahoo.com; Website: https://www.facebook.com/daltongemandmineraljewelryshow/

8-9EDMONDS, WASHINGTON: CANCELLED — Maplewood Rock and Gem Club 14th Annual August Sale; Maplewood Rock and Gem Club; Maplewood Rock and Gem Clubhouse, 8802 196th Street SW; Sat. 9-5, Sun. 10-5; free admission; SHOW CANCELLED; contact Mary Ann Collins, (206) 714-3922; Email: collma1@comcast.net

8-9WALNUT CREEK, CALIFORNIA: Show and sale; Pacific Crystal Guild; Civic Park Community Center, 1375 Civic Drive (at Broadway); Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-4; Adults $12, free admission for children under 12; More than 35 dealers; contact Jerry Tomlinson, PO Box 1371 , Sausalito, CA 94966, (415) 383-7837; Email: jerry@crystalfair.com; Website: www.crystalfair.com

8-9GONZALES, LOUISIANA: Annual show; Baton Rouge Gem & Mineral Society; Lamar Dixon Expo Center-Trademart Building, 9039 S. Saint Landry Ave; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-5; Adults $5, children (5-13) $3, $1 off admission for scouts in uniform, free admission for military personnel with ID; Vendors selling gemstones, minerals, fossils, lapidary equipment, win a beautiful 23 x 9-inch amethyst cathedral, drawing tickets are $1 a ticket or 6 for $5; contact Wanda Gawarecki, 5191 Hwy 19, Ethel, LA 70730; Email: mercymom3@gmail.com; Website: www.brgemandmineral.org

14-16LAKE GEORGE, COLORADO: Annual show; Lake George Gem & Mineral Club; Field between Starkey’s and East of the Post Office), Highway 24; Fri. 9-5, Sat. 9-5, Sun. 9-5; free admission; More than 30 dealers with local specimens, rocks, minerals, gems, fossils, jewelry, lapidary, and activities for children ; contact Carol Kinate, P.O. Box 171, Lake George, CO 80827, 719-648-9015; Email: kinatec@aol.com; Website: www.LGGMclub.org

14-16SARASOTA, FLORIDA: Show and sale; Frank Cox Productions; Sarasota Municipal Auditorium, 801 N. Tamiami Trail (U.S. 41); daily 10-5, daily 10-5; Adults $5 ($1 off if you mention this listing); Show and sale of gems, jewelry, crystals, minerals and beads.; contact Frank Cox, 755 S. Palm Ave. #203, Sarasota, FL 34236, (941) 954-02; Email: frankcox@comcast.net; Website: http://www.frankcoxproductions.com

15-15SHELTON, WASHINGTON: Annual show; Shelton Rock and Mineral Society; Mason County Recreation Area, 2100 E. Johns Prairie Rd; Sat. 9-5; free admission; Vendor spaces open for anyone selling rocks, minerals, fossils, equipment and supplies, and auctions; contact Susan Perault, Shelton, WA, (360) 275-9432; Email: srms242@yahoo.com

15-16SPOKANE VALLEY, WASHINGTON: Annual show; Crystallography Gem + Mineral Market / LIFE:FORMS Festival ; Spokane County Fair & Expo Center (in the Plaza), 404 N Havana St; Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-6; Adults $6, free admission for children 12 and under, seniors (65 and older), teachers/military/veterans with ID; More than 50 vendors selling minerals, gems, crystals, jewelry, rock, and a variety of festival events. *Reserve tickets via Eventbrite and save $2 on admission http://bit.ly/3aMoNB7; contact Michelle Ferris; Email: CrystallographyGems@gmail.com; Website: https://tinyurl.com/LFF2020spokane

21-22TAHLEQUAH, OKLAHOMA: Show and sale; Tahlequah Rock & Mineral Society; Cherokee Community Building, 908 S. College Ave.; Fri. 12:30-6, Sat. 9-5, Mon. Select Start Time-Select End Time; Adults $3, free admission for children 12 and under; Vendors selling rocks, minerals, gems, fossils, and lapidary jewelry, museum displays, and fluorescent rocks, and children's activities; contact Sara Brasel, 14236 Cross Timbers Rd., Tahlequah, OK 74464, (918) 284-5770; Email: rockhoundsally@aol.com; Website: n/a

22-22SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS: Show and sale; Southwest Gem and Mineral Society; Wonderland of the Americas Mall, I10 and Loop 410 at Fredericksburg Road; Sat. 10-5; free admission; contact John Speck, 9515 Potters Point, Helotes, TX 78023, 2105961611; Email: jspeck2@att.net; Website: http://www.swgms.org/

22-23CANTON, NEW YORK: Annual show; St. Lawrence County Rock & Mineral Club; Canton Pavilion, 90 Lincoln St.; Sat. 9-5, Sun. 9-3; Adults $2, free admission for children 12 and under; Dealer sals, free mineral kits for children, field trips, gem tree classes, and a mineral identification table; contact William deLorraine, 1 Indian Head Trail, Gouverneur, NY 13642, (315) 287-4652; Email: wdellie@gmail.com; Website: www.stlawrencecountymineralclub.org

22-23EAST PEORIA,, ILLINOIS: Annual show; Geology Section of the Peoria Academy of Science; East Side Center, #1 East Side Drive; Sat. 9-5, Sun. 10-5; free admission; 57th annual show; dealers, demonstrations, fluorescent display, and activities for children; contact Jim Travis, 2812 N. Peoria Ave., Peoria, IL 61603, 309-645-3609; Email: boatnik@aol.com; Website: pasgeology.com

29-29EAU CLAIRE, WISCONSIN: 6th Annual - Rock Swap Meet; Chippewa Valley Gem & Mineral Society; Eau Claire County Exposition Center - Outside, 5530 Lorch Avenue; Sat. 8-4; free admission; Shop and swap event, gems, minerals, and rock related equipment; contact Paul Tubbs, 619 Van Buren Street, Eau Claire, WI 54703, (715) 834-5747; Email: bizpam1@gmail.com

September 2020

4-7RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA: Annual show; Treasures of the Earth, Inc.; Kerr Scott Building, NC State Fairgrounds, 1025 Blue Ridge Rd; Fri. 12-6, Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-5, Mon. 10-4; Adults $6, free admission for children 16 and under; Vendors offering precious and semi-precious gemstones, beads, supplies, fossils, minerals, gems, and displays and demonstrations; contact Jane Westbrook, PO Box 59, Gloucester Point, VA 23062, (804) 642-2011; Email: jane@treasuresoftheearth.com; Website: http://www.TreasuresOfTheEarth.com

12-13ARROYO GRANDE, CALIFORNIA: Annual show; San Luis Obispo Gem and Mineral Club; South County Regional Center, 800 West Branch Street; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-5; Adults $5, free admission for children 12 and under; Dealers selling an array of gems, minerals, fossils, carvings, jewelry, lapidary, and demonstrations and displays; contact Mary Rafferty, P. O. Box 563, San Luis Obispo, CA 93406; Email: show@slogem.org; Website: http://www.slogem.org/show.htm

12-13NEW MILFORD, CONNETICUT: Annual show; Danbury Mineralogical Society, Inc.; New Milford High School, 388 Danbury Road (Route 7); Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-4; Adults $5, seniors and students with ID $4, free admission for scouts in uniform and children 11 and under; More than 15 vendors, club displays, free specimen identification; contact Elizabeth Triano, (845) 319-6089; Email: lizziewriter@optonline.net; Website: https://www.facebook.com/Danbury-Mineralogical-Society-PAGE-157499457596134/

12-13WALLA WALLA, WASHINGTON: 51st Annual Gem and Mineral Show; Marcus Whitman Gem and Mineral Society; Walla Walla County Fairgrounds, 831 Orchard Street; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-5; Adults $3, free admission for children under 12; More than 15 vendors, demonstrations, displays, and activities for children; contact Jack Edwards, (509) 520-1182; Email: jcedwards.2019@gmail.com

18-20MARIETTA, GEORGIA: Annual show; Bellpoint Gem Show; Cobb County Civic Center, 548 S. Marietta Pkwy.; Fri. 10-6, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; Adults $5, free admission for children under 15 with a paying adult; Dealers offering jewelry, minerals, fossils, healing stones, crystals, geodes, beads, and gems; contact Damian; Email: mbellpoint@gmail.com; Website: www.bellpointpromotions.com

18-20DENVER, COLORADO: Annual show; Greater Denver Area Gem and Mineral Council; Denver Mart, Expo Hall, 451 E 58th Ave; Fri. 9-6, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; Adults $7, seniors $5, teens (13-19) and military personnel $3 (three-day passes: Adults $15, seniors/teens/military $10), free admission for scouts and leaders in uniform and children under 13 when accompanied by an adult; Exhibits presented by individuals, groups, and institutions, dealers, demonstrations, speakers; contact Nancy K Kimber, 9960 S. Sylvestor Road, Highlands Ranch, CO 80129, (303) 807-8919; Email: nkk9960@hotmail.com; Website: https://www.denvermineralshow.com/

18-20RICHMOND, VIRGINIA: Annual show; Treasures of the Earth, Inc.; Richmond Raceway Complex, 600 E Laburnum Ave; Fri. 12-6, Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-5; Adults $6, free admission for children 16 and under; Vendors selling gemstones, crystals, minerals, fossils, and displays of Virginia rocks and fossils, and a graduate gemologist on-site for appraisals; contact Jane Westbrook, PO Box 59, Gloucester Point, VA 23062, (804) 642-2011; Email: jane@treasuresoftheearth.com; Website: http://www.TreasuresOfTheEarth.com

19-19ROCKFORD, ILLINOIS: Outdoor Rock Swap - Buy, Sell, Trade; Rock River Valley Gem & Mineral Society; Odd Fellows Hall, 6219 Forest Hills Rd.; Sat. 9:30-4; free admission; Buy, sell or swap rocks, fossils, minerals, and related jewelry, activities for children; contact Duane Cushing, 11717 Waidi Avenue, Machesney Park, IL 61115, (815) 218-5011; Email: tcdc78@comcast.net; Website: https://www.facebook.com/groups/890823657607474/

19-20BELLINGHAM, WASHINGTON: Annual show; Crystallography Summer Sale Bellingham; The Majestic, 1027 N Forest St; Sat. 11-7, Sun. 11-6; Adults $2, free admission for children 12 and under, seniors (65 and older), teachers/military/veterans with ID; More than 15 vendors selling minerals, stones, gems, jewelry, and crystals. *Reserve tickets via Eventbrite and admission is free: http://bit.ly/3aJM2Md; contact Michelle Ferris; Email: CrystallographyGems@gmail.com; Website: https://tinyurl.com/summerBH2020

19-20CASTLE ROCK, WASHINGTON: 55th Annual Show; Southern Washington Mineralogical Society; Castle Rock Fairgrounds, 120 Fair Lane; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-4; free admission; Dealers, auction, demonstrations, displays, and activities for children; contact Chuck Sonner, (360) 785-3909; Email: chucksnnr@yahoo.com

25-27OCEAN CITY, MARYLAND: Annual show; Treasures of the Earth, Inc.; Ocean City Convention Center, 4001 Coastal Highway; Fri. 12-6, Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-4; Adults $6, free admission for children 16 and under; Dealers offering a wide variety of semi-precious gemstones, pearls, beads, fossils, crystals, gems; contact Jane Westbrook, PO Box 59, Gloucester Point, VA 23062, (804) 642-2011; Email: jane@treasuresoftheearth.com; Website: http://www.TreasuresOfTheEarth.com

26-27LANCASTER, CALIFORNIA: Annual show; Palmdale Gem & Mineral Club; Antelope Valley Fairgrounds, 2551 West Ave. H.; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-4; free admission; Dealers, demonstrations, presentations, and activities for children; contact Allison McClung, (661) 839-7403; Email: ali_cares@aol.com; Website: palmdalegemandmineral.org

26-27LODI, CALIFORNIA: Annual show; Stockton Lapidary And Mineral Club; Lodi Grape Festival Grounds, 413 E Lockeford Street; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-5; Adults $6 (Save $2 with this listing or a photo of the mention), free admission for children 12 and under; contact Anne Nishioka, 3136 East Anita Street, Stockton, CA 95205, (209) 598-4027; Email: annehnishioka@yahoo.com; Website: stocktonlapidary.org

26-27NASHVILLE, INDIANA: Annual show; Brown County Rock & Mineral Club; Brown County History Center, 90 E. Gould Street; Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-4; free admission; Vendors from across the Midwest showing and selling a wide variety, demonstrations including gold-panning by the Southeastern Indiana Gold Club, and activities for children; contact Rhonda Dunn, 6033 S Poplar Grove Road, Columbus 47201; Email: bcrmc2010@gmail.com; Website: http://browncountyrock.webs.com/

26-27SOUTH SIOUX CITY, NEBRASKA: Annual show; Siouxland Gem and Mineral Society; South Sioux City Senior Citizens Center, 1501 W. 29th St.; Sat. 9-4, Sun. 10-4; free admission; Dealers selling gems, agates, rough and polished specimens, beads, geodes, minerals, fossils, lapidary jewelry, displays, exhibit, and activities for children; contact Bob Powell, 406 BRANDON, Kingsley, IA 51028, (712) 899-6461; Email: bobphyl.powell@gmail.com

26-27LONG BEACH, CALIFORNIA: Annual show; Long Beach Mineral and Gem Society; Expo Arts Center, 4321 Atlantic Blvd; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-4; free admission; Dealers selling gems, rocks, fossils, lapidary supplies, and activities for children; contact Karin Alvarez, PO Box 213, Long Beach, CA 90801, (562) 253-1390, 5622531390; Email: karin.yasuda@gmail.com; Website: www.facebook.com/LBMGS

October 2020

2-4ALBUQUERQUE, NEW MEXICO: Annual show; Jay Penn ; Expo NM State Fairgrounds, Creative Arts Bldg. , 300 San Pedro; Fri. 9-5, Sat. 9-5, Sun. 9-5; free admission; 60 dealers offering mineral specimens, rough, slabs, jewelry, cabochons, beads, fossils, petrified wood, tools, and equipment; contact Amy Penn, 2324 Alvarado Dr. NE, ABQ, NM 87110, (505) 203-1900; Email: amypenn246@gmail.com; Website: http://abqfallshow.wix.com/abq-fall-show

2-4HILLSBORO, OREGON: 40th Annual Gem and Mineral Show; Portland Regional Gem and Mineral; Washington County Event Center, 873 NE 34th Avenue; Fri. 10-6, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; Adults $7, free admission for children 12 and under when accompanied by paying adult; 45 dealers selling fossils, rocks, gems, minerals, beads, tools, and jewelry, exhibits, demonstrations, displays, activities for children; contact Linda Harvey; Email: lindaharvey2010@gmail.com; Website: www.PortlandRegionalGemandMineral.com

2-4SARASOTA, FLORIDA: Show and sale; Frank Cox Productions; Sarasota Municipal Auditorium, 801 N. Tamiami Trail (U.S. 41); daily 10-5, daily 10-5, daily 10-5; Adults $5 ($1 off with mention of this listing); Gems, crystals, minerals, rocks, and jewelry for sale; contact Frank Cox, 755 S. Palm Ave. #203, Sarasota 34236, (941) 954-02; Email: frankcox@comcast.net; Website: http://www.frankcoxproductions.com

3-4JEFFERSON, WISCONSIN: Show and sale; Rock River Valley Geological Society; Jefferson County Fair Park, 503 N. Jackson Ave ; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-4; free admission, donations welcome; Dealers selling minerals, gemstones, fossils, and jewelry, demonstrations, displays, activities for children; contact Steven Streich, Steven's Rocks & Gifts, 134 Main Street, Marshall, WI 53559, 608-655-1011; Email: srockshop@gmail.com; Website: wwwstevensrockshop.com

3-4MARYSVILLE, WASHINGTON: Annual show; Marysville Rock & Gem Club; Totem Middle School – Gymnasium, 1605 7th Street NE; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-5; free admission; Rough, slabs, polished cabs, minerals, fossils, tools, and lapidary equipment, jewelry, demonstrator, club displays and activities for children.; contact Brian Murril ; Email: bmurril@aol.com; Website: Website: https://www.marysvillerockclub.com

9-11WARREN, MICHIGAN: Annual show; Michigan Mineralogical Society; Macomb Community College Expo Center, 14500 E. 12 Mile Road; Fri. 9-6, Sat. 10-7, Sun. 11-5; Adults $8, seniors $5, children $4; View 84 display exhibits, tour the fluorescence tent, attend lectures, shop for gems, minerals, and fossils from over 60 dealers, enjoy activities for children; contact David Lurie, 755 Lakeview, Birmingham, MI 48009; Email: dlurie2001@comcast.net; Website: www.michmin.org

9-11VIRGINIA BEACH, VIRGINIA: Annual show; Treasures of the Earth, Inc; Virginia Beach Convention Center, 1000 19th Street; Fri. 12-6, Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-5; Adults $6, free admission for children 16 and under; Vendors selling custom-faceted gemstone, beads, crystals, minerals, fossils, and displays of two rock and mineral societies, and a graduate gemologist available on-site for appraisals; contact Jane Westbrook, PO Box 59, Gloucester Point, VA 23062, (804) 642-2011; Email: jane@treasuresoftheearth.com; Website: http://www.TreasuresOfTheEarth.com

10-11WALNUT CREEK, CALIFORNIA: Show and sale; Pacific Crystal Guild; Civic Park Community Center, 1375 Civic Drive (at Broadway); Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-4; Adults $12, free admission for children under 12; More than 35 dealers for the Fall Contra Costa Crystal Fair; contact Jerry Tomlinson, PO Box 1371, Sausalito, CA 94966, (415) 383-7837; Email: jerry@crystalfair.com; Website: www.crystalfair.com

10-11SIERRA VISTA, ARIZONA: Show and sale; Huachuca Mineral and Gem Club; Cochise College, 901 N. Colombo Ave.; Sat. 9-5, Sun. 10-4; free admission; Vendors selling minerals, gemstones, and jewelry, gem identification by a certified gemologist, displays, demonstrations; contact Maudie Bailey, 5036 S. San Carlos Ave, Sierra Vista, AZ 85650, (520) 249-1541; Email: gmbailey@msn.com; Website: huachucamineralandgemclub.info

10-20SEATTLE, WASHINGTON: Annual show; Crystallography Fall Showcase Gem + Mineral Show & Psychic Fair; OmCulture , 2210 N Pacific St; Sat. Noon-7, Sun. 10-4; Suggest donation: Adults $3, free admission for children 12 and under, seniors (65 and older), teachers/military/veterans with ID; Various dealers crystals, minerals, stones, gems, jewelry. *Reserve tickets via Eventbrite and save $1 on admission: http://bit.ly/2O51b0T; contact Michelle Ferris; Email: CrystallographyGems@gmail.com; Website: https://tinyurl.com/om2020wallOct

11-11FALLBROOK, CALIFORNIA: Annual show; Fallbrook Gem and Mineral Society; Fallbrook Gem & Mineral Museum, 123 W. Alvarado St.; Sun. 9-4; free admission; Annual "Festival of Gems," featuring jewelry, gems, fossils, minerals, displays, activities for children; contact Michelle Shearer, 123 W. Alvarado Street, Fallbrook, CA 92028, (760) 728-1130; Email: info@fgms.org; Website: www.fgms.org

16-18FORT WAYNE, INDIANA: Annual show; Three Rivers Gem and Mineral Society; Allen County Fairgrounds, 2726 Carroll Road; Fri. 10-6, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; Adults $5, seniors $3, students $1, free admission for children under 12 when accompanied by a paying adult; Dealers offering all types of minerals, gems, unique jewelry, and fossils, plus services and demonstration, displays, fluorescence room, activities for children; contact Beverly Jenkins, 16624 Winchester Road, Ossian, IN 46777, (260) 701-0312; Email: cabsbybev@gmail.com; Website: http://3riversgem_mineral.tripod.com/

16-18FORT WAYNE, INDIANA: Annual show; Three Rivers Gem and Mineral Society; Allen County Fairgrounds, 2726 Carroll Road; Fri. 10-6, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; Adults $5, seniors $3, students $1; contact beverly jenkins, 16624 winchester road, ossian, IN 46777, (260) 701-0312; Email: cabsbybev@gmail.com

17-18TACOMA, WASHINGTON: Annual show; Crystallography Gem + Mineral Market; Greater Tacoma Convention Center, 1500 Commerce St., Rooms 315-317; Sat. 10-6, Sun. 11-5; Adults $2, free admission for children under 12 and seniors over 65; Dealers offering crystals, minerals, gems, beads, fossils, and arts; RSVP: https://tinyurl.com/CGMMtac20; contact Michelle Ferris, 117 East Louisa Street, PMB 169, Seattle, WA 98102, (206) 582-9157; Email: crystallographygems@gmail.com; Website: www.crystallographygems.com

17-18ISSAQUAH, WASHINGTON: Octoberfest of Gems; Bellevue Rock Club; Pickering Barn, 1730 10th Avenue NW; Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; free admission; 24 dealers selling minerals, fossils, slabs, faceting rough, and finished stones, with demonstrations and activities for children; contact Bruce Himko, PO Box 1851, Bellevue, WA 98009; Email: bellevuerockclub@comcast.net; Website: www.bellevuerockclub.org

17-18BRISTOL, CONNETICUT: Annual show; Bristol Gem and Mineral Club; Bristol Community Center, 240 Stafford Ave.; Sat. 9:30-5, Sun. 10-4; Adults and seniors $5, free admission for children under 12 with a paying adult, and scouts and 4-H members; Show and Sale, including approximately 20 dealers offering and featuring gems, mineral specimens, crystals, and fossils, displays, exhibits, and activities for children; contact David Korzendorfer, 6822 N Table Mountain Rd, Tucson, AZ 85718, (860) 490-4370; Email: bristolgem@hotmail.com; Website: www.bristolgem.org

17-18TACOMA, WASHINGTON: Annual show; Crystallography Gem + Mineral Market Tacoma / LIFE:FORMS Festival; Landmark Catering & Convention Center, 47 St Helens Ave.; Sat. Noon-7, Sun. 11-5; Adults $4, free admission for children 12 and under, seniors (65 and older), teachers/military/veterans with ID;; More than 30 dealers selling minerals, stones, gems, crystals, jewelry. *Reserve tickets via Eventbrite and save $2 on admission: http://bit.ly/2RVffeI; contact Michelle Ferris; Email: CrystallographyGems@gmail.com; Website: https://tinyurl.com/LFF2020tacoma

23-25FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINA: Show and sale; Gem & Mineral Society of Franklin, NC; Robert C. Carpenter Community Building, 1288 Georgia Road, ; Fri. 10-6, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-4; Adults $3, free admission for children 12 and under; Dealers offering a wide variety of rough and cut gemstones, jewelry, minerals, fossils, and repairs; contact Linda Harbuck, 98 Hyatt Road, Franklin, NC 28734, 828-524-3161; Email: lindah@franklin-chamber.com; Website: www.visitfranklinnc.com

24-25CANBY, OREGON: Annual show; Clackamette Mineral and Gem Club; Clackamas County Fairgrounds, 649 NE 4th Ave.; Sat. 9-6, Sun. 10-5; free admission; 56th Annual Mineral and Gem Show, dealers selling a variety of specimens, slabs and bargain rocks, fluorescent show, demonstrations, displays, silent auction, activities for children; contact Bob Oblack, (503) 708-0083; Email: oblackbob@gmail.com; Website: http://www.clackamettegem.org

24-25CUYAHOGA FALLS, OHIO: Show and sale; Akron Mineral Society and Summit Lapidary Club; Emidio & Sons Expo Center, 48 East Bath Rd.; Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; Adults $5, seniors, high school and college students $4, children (age 7-14) $1, free admission for scouts in uniform and children 6 and under; More than 30 vendors selling minerals, rocks/agates, jaspers, Ohio flint, fossils, gemstones, tools and supplies; demonstrations, displays, and activities for children; contact Evelyn Tryon, dealer chair, 2028 Tallmadge Rd, Kent, OH 44240, (330) 673-9664; Email: Gemboree76@gmail.com; Website: gemboree.org, Facebook: Gemboree

October 2020-November 2020

31-1OKLAHOMA CITY, OKLAHOMA: Annual show; Oklahoma Mineral & Gem Society; State Fair Park - Modern Living Bldg., 608 Kiamichi Place; Sat. 9-6, Sun. 10-5; Adults $6, free admission for children 12 and under; Approximately 40 vendors selling a wide variety, displays, including fluorescence, demonstrations, and activities for children; contact Douglas Pollitt, OK 73151, (405) 537-1997; Email: douglas.pollitt@yahoo.com

November 2020-March 2020

7-8SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA: Show and sale; Pacific Crystal Guild; San Francisco County Fair Building, 1199-9th Avenue (at Lincoln Way) in Golden Gate Park; Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-4; Adults $12, free admission for children under 12; San Francisco's biggest gem mineral and crystal show with over 50 vendors; contact Jerry Tomlinson, PO Box 1371, Sausalito, CA 94966, (414) 383-7837; Email: jerry@crystalfair.com

6-8HUMBLE, TEXAS: Annual show; Houston Gem and Mineral Society; Humble Civic Center, 8233 Will Clayton Parkway; Fri. 9-6, Sat. 9-6, Sun. 10-5; 8.00 adults, seniors. Children 10 and under free; More than 40 dealers selling minerals, fossils, agates, beads, meteorites, gemstones, jewelry, and lapidary materials, supplies; educational displays, including a fluorescent display; demonstrations, and activities for children.; contact Scott Singleton, Show Chairman, 10805 Brooklet, Houston, TX 77099, (281) 530-0942; Email: show@hgms.org; Website: hgms.org

6-8PLANT CITY, FLORIDA: Annual show; Tampa Bay Mineral and Science Club; Plant City Strawberry Festival Expo Hall , 303 N. Lemon Street; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-5; Adults $5, Military & Students $4; More than 40 vendors, demonstrations, displays, silent auction, and activities for children; contact Jerry Heer, 10207 Fisher Ave., Tampa, FL 33689, (813) 684-2039; Email: jheerx6@aol.com; Website: www.tampabayrockclub.com

7-8BREWER, MAINE: Annual show; Penobscot Mineral and Lapidary Club ; Brewer Auditorium, 318 Wilson St; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-4; Adults $3 Saturday, $2 Sunday, free admission for children under 12; 16th Annual Rock and Gem Show, vendors selling rocks, minerals, gemstones, fossils, and jewelry; contact Steve Foden, ME, (207) 974-6231; Email: Glowgone@gmail.com ; Website: https://www.facebook.com/PenobscotMineralandLapidaryClub/

7-8OAKS, PENNSYLVANIA: Annual show; Tuscarora Lapidary Society; Greater Philadelphia EXPO Center, 100 Station Avenue, Hall D & E; Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; Adults $6 (two-day ticket $9), children under 12 $1, free admission for scouts in uniform when accompanied by a scoutmaster; 51st Annual Show: Gemarama 2020 - Pictures in Stone, with 27 vendors, demonstrations, exhibits, mini classes, and activities for children; contact Linda Green, Tuscarora Lapidary Society, 24 Upland Rd, Brookhaven, PA 19015, (610) 490-5252; Email: information@lapidary.org; Website: www.lapidary.org

7-8AMARILLO, TEXAS: Annual show; Golden Spread Gem, Mineral & Treasure Society; Amarillo Civic Center, 401 S. Buchanan; Sat. 9-5, Sun. 10-5; Adults $4, free admission for children 13 and under, as well as boy and girl scouts, and first responders; 59th annual show, vendors, silent auction, demonstrations, educational displays, and activities for children; contact Golden Spread Gem, Mineral & Treasure Society; Email: info@amarillotreasure.com ; Website: http://www.amarillotreasure.com/

7-8AMARILLO, TEXAS: Annual show; Amarillo Golden Spread Gem, Mineral & Treasure Society; Amarillo Civic Center Complex, 401 S. Buchanan; Sat. 9-5, Sun. 10-5; Adults $4, free admission for kids 13 and under, boy and girl scouts, and first responders in uniform; Dealers selling a wide variety, demonstrations, displays, silent auction, and activities for children; contact Pat Foster, 306 Cowboy Lane, Fritch, TX 79036, (806) 681-7950; Email: patfoster2@hotmail.com ; Website: http://www.amarillotreasure.com/

14-15ISSAQUAH, WASHINGTON: Annual show; Crystallography Issaquah Fall Showcase: Crystals Rocks Art Craft; Holiday Inn, 1801 12th Ave NW; Sat. 11-6, Sun. 11-6; Adults $4, free admission for children 12 and under, seniors (65 and older), teachers/military/veterans with ID; More than 15 vendors selling minerals, stones, gems, jewelry. *Reserve tickets via Eventbrite and save $2 on admission: http://bit.ly/2U80zM5; contact Michelle Ferris; Email: CrystallographyGems; Website: https://tinyurl.com/IQ2020Fall

20-22RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA: Annual show; Treasures of the Earth, Inc.; Kerr Scott Building, NC State Fairgrounds, 1025 Blue Ridge Rd; Fri. 12-6, Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-5; Adults $6, free admission for children 16 and under; Vendors selling gemstones, pearls, beads, fossils, minerals, crystals, displays, and demonstrations; contact Jane Westbrook, PO Box 59, Gloucester Point, VA 23062, (804) 642-2011; Email: jane@treasuresoftheearth.com; Website: http://www.TreasuresOfTheEarth.com

21-22SHORELINE, WASHINGTON: Annual show; Crystallography Gem + Mineral Market: Shoreline / North Seattle; Shoreline Community College , 16101 Greenwood Ave N., Student Union Building / #9000; Sat. 10-6, Sun. 11-5; Adults $5, free admission for children 12 and under, seniors (65 and older), teachers/military/veterans with ID; More than 100 dealers selling minerals, gems, rocks, lapidary jewelry, and additional events. *Reserve tickets via Eventbrite and save $2 on admission: http://bit.ly/37C1dFd; contact Michelle Ferris; Email: CrystallographyGems@gmail.com; Website: https://tinyurl.com/LFF2020shoreline

21-22HESPERIA, CALIFORNIA: Annual show; Mining Supplies and Rock Shop; Mining Supplies and Rock Shop, 16808 Main St., Suite D-381; Sat. 9-5, Sun. 9-4; free admission; contact Cyndy Mandell, 16808 Main St., Suite D-381, Hesperia, Calif. 92345 92345, (760) 244-9642; Email: cynmandell@me.com; Website: www.miningsuppliesandrockshop.com

December 2020

3-6SECAUCUS, NEW JERSEY: Annual show; Oceanic Linkways; Meadowlands Expo Center, 355 Plaza Dr.; Thu. 12-7, Fri. 10-7, Sat. 10-7, Sun. 10-4; Adults $10, free admission for children under 10; contact George Brandt, 1300 Livingston Avenue, North Brunswick, NJ 08902, (732) 489-2430; Email: info@newenergygemshow.com; Website: www.newenergygemshow.com

11-13LAWRENCEVILLE, GEORGIA: Annual show; Bellpoint Gem Show; Gwinnett County Fairgrounds, 2405 Sugarloaf Pkwy.; Fri. 10-6, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; Adults $5, free admission for children under 15 accompanied by paying adult; An extensive group of dealers selling fossils, jewelry, beads, geodes, crystals, gems, and minerals; contact Damian; Email: mbellpoint@gmail.com; Website: www.bellpointpromotions.com