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Events News & Events : 2014 Annual Holiday Dinner
Posted by Alyssa on Tuesday, December 09, 2014 (04:39:53) (745 reads)

Please come out and join us for our Annual Holiday Dinner! It's sure to be a great evening for us all! We will also be voting in our new board this evening so come out and have a say in who will be on the board!!

Let's make 2015 an AMAZING comeback year for our beloved club!!!

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News & Announcements News & Events : Lapidary Shop: Hours Added!
Posted by Alyssa on Friday, November 14, 2014 (05:29:41) (615 reads)

Great news! The SMS lapidary shop will now be open every Sunday from 12pm to 5pm starting Nov. 16, 2014.

So now there are three days the SMS workshop will be available to all SMS members!


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Events News & Events : Oct. 9th Educational Meeting - Properties of Gold
Posted by Alyssa on Tuesday, October 07, 2014 (05:20:30) (594 reads)

The Educational Meeting will start at 7pm, following the Board Meeting which starts at 6pm! Anyone can come - members AND non-members .... it is a great time to check out our club and see some of the stuff we are doing!!!

This evening, Jim Hutchings from the Roseville Rock Rollers will be doing a presentation this month - "Properties of Gold"!

The presentation will be on the origins, chemistry, emplacements, and extraction of the mineral gold. The presentation will cover the physical properties of gold versus fools gold and the practical field methods for determining the difference. Various specimens will be made available for examination.

This is sure to be a great presentation - so hopefully we will see you all there! Remember it is a potluck, so please bring along a little snack or something to share with everyone!

Following the presentation we will have our Raffle, Attendance Drawing, and last, but not least, our monthly Rockhound Auction.

Also don't forget to bring in your October Monthly Challenge entry! The October Monthly Challenge is bringing in a decorated pumpkin! Carve it, paint it, sculpt it, draw on it, decorate it!! Have fun with it! All entries will be put into a drawing to win 3 free shop hours!! So be sure to remember to bring in a decorated pumpkin for your October Challenge!


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Events News & Events : Sept. 11th Educational Meeting - November Show: Gemstone Trees
Posted by Alyssa on Thursday, September 11, 2014 (11:01:21) (691 reads)

The Educational Meeting will start at 7pm, following the Board Meeting which starts at 6pm! Anyone can come - members AND non-members .... it is a great time to check out our club and see some of the stuff we are doing!!!

Royalee Pierce-Cannon will be demonstrating how to make the wire gemstone trees that are going to be part of the children's activities for our gem show in November!! If you would like to complete one for yourself, there will be a nominal fee of $3 for the supplies.


Gemstone Trees

We would also like volunteers to help make them for the show. More information about that will be given at the meeting.

There will be a Raffle, a Rockhound Auction (members can bring in items to sell as well so you never know what might show up!), a potluck (SMS members, please bring a dish to share with everyone if you can!), and it's lots of fun! Hope to see everyone there!!!


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News & Announcements News & Events : Shop Closed at Noon on August 16!
Posted by Admin1 on Sunday, August 17, 2014 (01:25:29) (567 reads)

We needed to close early today, so wanted to make3 sure there was an announcement online for folks to know what was going on.

Our booth at the Gem Faire is going on this week and they need support - so feel free to come by and say hello if you are planning to go there!

We will be open on Tuesday as normal from 6pm to 9pm.


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