2017 General Meetings
General club meetings are held at 7:30 p.m. on every third Tuesday of the month (except July and August) at the Democratic Club of Taylor, 23400 Wick Rd, Taylor, MI 48180. All visitors are welcome!
June Program: "Mining Colorado Amazonite; The Filming of Prospectors!" By Joe Dorris, a Dallas mineral collecting symposium.
2017 Meeting Dates
Tuesday, January 17
Tuesday, February 21
Tuesday, March 21
Tuesday, April 18
Tuesday, May 16
Tuesday, June 20
Tuesday, September 19
Tuesday, October 17
Tuesday, November 21
Tuesday, December 19
WIRE WRAP CLASSES Anyone interested in a study group for wire wrap pleased contact John Lindsay for dates, time and more information.
June Ist, 15th Bead study group
June 5th,19th & 21st Lapidary work shop Fee is $2.50
June 15th Mineral Study group
June 16th Board Meeting/Rockpile Deadline
June 20th General meeting
August 19th Rockpile Deadline
September 7th, 21st Bead study group
September 15th Board Meeting/Rockpile Deadline September 18th, 20th Lapidary work shop Fee is $2.50 September 19th General meeting
September 21st Mineral Study group
Sister Club Events
June 2nd, 3rd & 4th
WAUSEON, OH: State Line Gem and Mineral Society's Show
Fulton County Fairgrounds inside the Junior Fair Building, 8514 SR108, Wauseon, Ohio 43567.
For information Sherm Kardatzke email@example.com,
517-673-5487 or Glenda Gafner firstname.lastname@example.org,
June 3rd, 4th
MANSFIELD, OH: Richland Lithic & Lapidary Society Annual Show, Sat 10 am - 6 pm; Sun 11 am - 5 pm. Richland County Fairgrounds, 750 Home Rd., Mansfield. Contact Tom Kottyan,
(419) 562-1152; email@example.com
BEDFORD, IN: Lawrence County Rock Club County Fairgrounds, US Highway 50, Michael or Marjorie Fri 10-6:30, Sat 9-6:30, Sun. 10-4. Tweedale, 812-675-6034.
ISHPEMING, MI: Ishpeming Rock and Mineral Club Elks 49422, (616)-452-7843; e-mail: Club, 597 Lake Shore Drive, Ernest Johnson, firstname.lastname@example.org; website: Sat 9:30-4:30 email@example.com www.tulipcity.org.
KEWEENAW PENINSULA: Keweenaw Week Field Trips
10 am - 4 pm daily. Contact Norm Gruber, (906) 228-6764; firstname.lastname@example.org
GRAND RAPIDS, MI: Midwest Faceters Guild Seminar
Tallmade Township Hall, 1451 Leonard NW. Fri 5 pm meet and greet;
Sat 8 am - 5 pm; Sun 8 am - 4 pm. Pre-registration required by July 29. Contact Barb Yost, (616) 453-9498; barbandben&gmail.com.
HOUGHTON, MI: Copper Country Rock & Mineral
Houghton Elementary School, Norm Gruber, Fri 1-8, Sat 10-6,
Sun 11-3 Club 302 W. Jacker Ave., email@example.com
CLIO, MI: Flint Rock and Gem Club
11350 N. Saginaw Road, Bill Wendling, Sat 9-4 (rock swap) BWRockBarn@centurytel.net
HOLLAND, MI: Tulip City Rock & Gem Club Annual Tailgate Swap-n-Sell, Sam's Club Parking Lot, 2190 N. Park Dr. 9 am - 4 pm. Contact Rance Westover, (616) 754-7093; ranee firstname.lastname@example.org
SOUTHBEND, IN: Michiana Gem & Mineral Society Show
Singer Bldg., 4-H Fairgrounds, 5117 John Davis, Fri noon- 7, Sat 10-6, Sun. 11-5, S. Ironwood Road, email@example.com
TOLEDO, OH: Toledo Gem & Rockhound Club Annual Show
Fri 2 pm - 8 pm; Sat 10 am - 6 pm; Sun 11 am - 5 pm. Stranahan Theater & Greater Hall, 4645 Heaterhdowns Blvd, Toledo. Contact Steve Shimatzki, (419) 861-0147; firstname.lastname@example.org
HOLLAND, MICHIGAN: Annual show; Tulip City Gem & Mineral Club, Soccer Stop Sportsplex; 5 River Hills Drive; 48th Annual Show: Contact Sue Goedert, PO Box 2082, Holland, MI
HOWELL, MICHIGAN: Annual show; Livingston Gem and Mineral Society, Hartland Education Support Service Center, Old Hartland High School; 9525 Highland Road, MI Contact Ed Oiler, e-mail: email@example.com
Sept. 30-Oct 1
TRAVERSE CITY, MI: Grand Traverse Area Rock & Mineral Club Annual Show, Sat 9 am - 5 pm; Sun 10 am - 4 pm. Heritage Center, 322 Sixth St., Traverse City. Contact Pierre LaFoille, (586) 907-3512; firstname.lastname@example.org.
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