Sunday, June 22, 2014

53rd Annual Western Maine Gem, Mineral and Jewelry Show

 July 12 & 13 2014

                                                             Telstar Regional High School
                                                             Route 26 Bethel ME.

Gems, Minerals, Crystals, Books, Magazines, Fossils, Jewelry,Door Prizes, Museum Quality Displays and much more.

Saturday 9:00am-5:00pm
Sunday 10:00am-4:00pm

Admission to the show is $3 which includes a ticket for the grand prize. This years show features 3 tourmaline rings that will be raffled off along with a show grand prize.   Two of the rings are pink tourmaline, at 3.55 carats. While the third one is a green tourmaline, which is 5.00 carats. Tickets are $1 for each ring and will be sold at the show on both days. The Grand prize is a 17 x13 Stilbite and Apophyllite specimen from India.Extra tickets for the grand prize are $3 a piece.

Monday, May 26, 2014

June's Meeting

This months meeting will be on Friday the 6th. We will be discussing the upcoming show in July. There will be a directors meeting at 6pm. Both are open to the public.

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

2nd Annual New England Mineral Conference

This years mineral conference will be held at the Grand Summit Resort Hotel and Conference Center at Sunday River in Newry May 9th - 11th. Click the link to visit their website http://nemineralconference.org/nema/Welcome.html

May Meeting

Mays meeting will be on May 2nd at 7 pm. This months program will be mineral identification. If anyone has anything they cant identify, bring it in  and we'll try and figure out what your mystery  specimen is.

Saturday, March 22, 2014

April Meeting

April's meeting will be held on April 4th at 7pm. This month's program will be Micromounts. If anyone has a microscope and/or micro specimens please bring them in. We'll also be voting on whether or not to have club subsidized trips and I will be giving a fieldtrip report. As always meetings are open to the public.

Friday, February 14, 2014

March Meeting

March's meeting will be held on Friday March 7th at 7 pm. Ken Briggs will be giving a talk on open places to collect. There will also be a chairman's meeting at 6pm which is open to anyone wanting to attend. We'll be discussing field trips for the upcoming season. If anyone has ideas or knows of a place we may be able to get into, please come to the meeting.

Saturday, January 25, 2014

February's Meeting

Our February meeting will be on Friday the 7th at 7pm. Frank Perham will be the guest speaker. Always a pleasure listening to Frank. The mineral of the month will be Feldspar. If you have any feldspar specimens, please bring them in. Hope to see as many of you as possible.