59th Annual Arlington Gem & Mineral Club Show, July 2-3, 2016

AGMC 2016 Show flyer

AGMC 2016 Show flyer

Club Members Offering
Annual Gem, Mineral, Jewelry & Fossil Show

Over 20+ Vendors Offering Demonstrations, Presentations, Silent Auction every hour, and

 *on-site classes, Artist Gallery, Gemstone Identification from a notable GIA Graduate Gemologist, Junior’s Activities, and more.

*Past classes included enameling, cutting & polishing Opal, wire wrapping, chain mail, Pearl knotting, and Glass Fusion. Classes have additional fees.

Jewelry, Gemstones, Geodes, Fossils, Minerals, Rough & Cut

& Polished Stones, Paleontological Books, Arrowheads, Natural Art, Carvings, Antlers, Butterflies, Metaphysical Crystals, Petrified Wood, Tools, Equipment, Salt Lamps, Glass Creations, SteamPunk Designs, Beads, and much more! 

Admission:

Adults $5.00

Seniors and Under 12 $3.00

Scouts in uniform & Military ID FREE

FREE PARKING

Bring in this Flyer for $1.00 off Admission

Want to Be a Vendor?

Contact: Andre Meyer show@agemclub.org 469-751-2944

Grapevine Convention Center 1209 South Main Street Grapevine, Texas 76051

AGMC encourages the study of earth sciences, lapidary arts and other related fields, and to enjoy good fellowship with those who share like interests. Our Annual Show raises community awareness of the wonderful benefits of becoming a Member, while all show proceeds go directly to the continuation, development, and sustainment of the AGMC Clubhouse.

Visit us at www.agemclub.org and Like us on Facebook!

 

45TH ANNUAL WILLIAMSON COUNTY GEMBOREE

Feb 20-21, 2016

COMMUNITY CENTER SAN GABRIEL PARK
445 E. Morrow Street
Georgetown, Texas 78628

FROM IH35 TAKE THE RR 2338 EXIT, GO EAST AT THE LIGHT, TURN LEFT ON AUSTIN AVENUE,
TURN RIGHT ON STADIUM DRIVE AND FOLLOW THE DIRECTIONAL SIGNS IN THE PARK

SHOW HOURS:
SATURDAY 10AM – 6PM
SUNDAY 10AM – 5PM

ADMISSION:
ADULTS $3.00
YOUTH 6-15 $2.00
UNDER 6 FREE

FREE PARKING

FUN FOR THE ENTIRE FAMILY
EXHIBITS * DEMONSTRATIONS * GAMES
EDUCATIONAL DISPLAYS * FLUORESCENT MINERALS
* CUSTOM AND DESIGNER JEWELRY *
HOURLY DOOR PRIZES **** GRAND PRIZE DRAWING

FEATURING
ARTISANS, CRAFTSMEN, COLLECTORS, DEALERS, EXHIBITORS,
JEWELRY-MAKING TOOLS, EQUIPMENT AND SUPPLIES

FOOD AND REFRESHMENT AVAILABLE

PROCEEDS SUPPORT COLLEGE EARTH SCIENCES

ROLLIN’ ROCK CLUB
MEETING 9:00AM FEB. 22, 2015

WILLIAM MEDFORD
512-930-2768
http://wcgms.org

20TH ANNUAL East Texas Gem and Mineral Society Show

January 22-24, 2016

Friday- 9am to 5pm
Saturday- 10am to 6pm
Sunday- 10am to 5pm

Tyler Rose Garden Center
400 Rose Park Drive
Tyler, Texas  75702

Featuring Demonstrations, Exhibits, Educational Displays, a Fluorescent Mineral Display, Silent Auction, and the Nationally Renowned Rock Food Table Display.

The finest dealers offering everything that concerns the lapidary arts, from Jewelry, Gemstones, Works of Art, Beads, Mineral Specimens, Fossils, tools, supplies, and more.

Colorful Fluorescent Mineral Display
Silent Auction Table
Hourly Door Prizes
Grand Prize Drawing

Adults – $5.00
Students – $1.00
Scouts in uniform get in free.

http://www.etgms.com/

 

 

Duck Creek Mosasaur Exhibit at the Heard Museum—Grand Opening: Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014 at 1:30 p.m.

The grand opening of the Duck Creek mosasaur exhibit at the Heard Museum in Mckinney is scheduled for October 4. The bones of this large marine reptile that lived in earth’s oceans when dinosaurs walked the land will be debuted. Presentations in Laughlin Hall will describe this 85 million-year-old mosasaur and how a team of devoted volunteers took it from the rock in Garland to the museum floor.
Schedule of Events in Laughlin Hall
1:30 Opening Remarks by Sy Shahid, Heard Museum Director;
Dr. Louis Jacobs, Professor of Earth Sciences, SMU;
Mike Polcyn, Lecturer & Researcher, SMU;
Rocky Manning, President, Dallas Paleontological Society
1:50 Duck Creek, Garland Mosasaur Presentation Darlene Sumerfelt, Director and Lead Preparator, Heard Museum 2:30 Ancient Turtle Prep Presentation Pat Kline, Lead Preparator, Heard Museum
2:45 Mosasaur Exhibit Unveiling
3:00 – 4:00 Meet the Preparators Table – Exhibit Hall

Other exhibits are included with the admission fee including the impressive outdoor dinosaur animatronics display.

The museum is located at 1 Nature Place, McKinney, TX. http://www.heardmuseum.org/

Sep-Oct 2014 SCFMS Newsletter

The newsletter for the South Central Federation of Mineral Societies is now on the Internet.  In the past it was available in print and sent to one member in each club.  Enjoy!

http://www.scfms.net/Newsletters/2014_SEP_OCT_SCFMS_NEWSLETTER.pdf