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Events News & Events : SMS 79th Annual Gem, Mineral & Jewelry Show is THIS weekend! Nov. 14 & 15, 2015
Posted by Alyssa on Tuesday, November 10, 2015 (08:10:24) (501 reads)

Well it is that time of year again!

The 79th Sacramento Annual Gem, Mineral and Jewelry Show is coming up this weekend!!

Looking for some family fun? Worried about the cold or it raining this weekend? Well come out and check out our show!! It has something for everyone and it's all indoors! Free Parking!

All sorts of marvels and treasures to be found!!

* Minerals
* Fossils
* Beads
* Gemstones
* Meteorites
* Jade
* Slabs and Cabochons
* Tools/Books
* Hourly Prize Drawings
* Kids Activities (see www.sacgemshow.com for details!)
* Silent Rock Auctions
* Demos
* Snack Bar
.... and much, much more!

Location: The Scottish Rite Temple, 6151 H Street, Sacramento, CA 95819

Dates: November 14th and 15th, 2015

Hours: 10am-5pm

Admission: Adults: $6.00, Children 12 and under get in free with a paid adult!

Go to http://sacgemshow.com to download and print a $1 off coupon for admission!

We look forward to having you join us! :)


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Events News & Events : October 8 Educational Meeting: Governing Board Elections &
Posted by Alyssa on Friday, October 09, 2015 (07:03:03) (488 reads)

The Educational Meeting will start at 7pm and then runs until 9pm, and for this month - we will be electing the Governing Board for the year 2016 and then discussing our annual show that is coming up in Nov 14 & 15!

We will have sign up sheets and Royalee with be doing a demonstration of how to help make gem trees for the kids area and we will be firming up the meetings and teams so that we can move forward and have a great show!

Remember this is also a potluck, so please bring along a little snack or something to share with everyone!

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

Also don't forget to bring in your October Monthly Challenge entry! The Octiber Monthly Challenge is to bring in anything you have made!! All entries will be put into a drawing to win 3 free shop hours!!


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Events News & Events : July 9th Educational Meeting: The Minerals of Topaz Mountain
Posted by Alyssa on Wednesday, July 08, 2015 (09:39:15) (551 reads)

The Educational Meeting will start at 7pm, and tonight's speaker Jim Hutchings!

Jim will be doing an educational presentation about "The Minerals of Topaz Mountain". He will be discussing the geology and current access to such gemstones like Red Beryl, Topaz crystals, Psuedobrookite, Bixbyite, and Hematite. He will also be going over the necessary equipment and preparations for digging at this site, as well as have specimens for examining!

It is sure to be a great presentation!!

Remember this is also 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 live Rockhound Auction.

Also don't forget to bring in your June/July* Monthly Challenge entry! The June/July Monthly Challenge is to bring in anything made from agate!! All entries will be put into a drawing to win 3 free shop hours!!

* June & July's Monthly Challenge was combined since we skipped the meeting last month due to the CFSM show.


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Events News & Events : May 14th Educational Meeting: An Insiders Look At Tucson
Posted by Alyssa on Friday, May 01, 2015 (04:28:07) (540 reads)

May's Educational Meeting will start at 7pm, and tonight's educational presentation's speaker is our Shop Forman, geologist Michael Hunerlach! His presentation, "An Insiders Look At Tucson", will go over a how to navigate through the abundant shows and understand how and why pricing can change on the same mineral specimen as it moves through the various shows.

Remember this is also 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 May Monthly Challenge entry! The May Monthly Challenge is to bring in anything anything that resembles a flower for Mother’s Day!!! All entries will be put into a drawing to win 3 free shop hours!!


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Events News & Events : Apr. 9th Educational Meeting: Fine Metals & Jewelry: An overview
Posted by Alyssa on Friday, April 03, 2015 (05:02:16) (508 reads)

The Educational Meeting will start at 7pm, and tonight's educational presentation's speaker is Fine-Metal Artist David Milldrum! His presentation, "Fine-Metals & Jewelry: An overview of techniques, basic tools, and safety", will go over a variety of topics revolving around the art of metal working!

Remember this is also 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. Up for auction tonight will be some faceted stones, a trim saw, slabs, rough rock, some material perfect for tumbling, pendants, and whatever else our members might decide to bring to sell!

Also don't forget to bring in your April Monthly Challenge entry! The April Monthly Challenge is to bring in anything egg-shaped or related to Spring and Easter!! All entries will be put into a drawing to win 3 free shop hours!!


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