March 22, 2017
7 pm - 9 pm
Program: Can You Identify this?
Various specimens will be on display for you to attempt to identify using hints provided. There will be prizes for the most number correct.
FIELD TRIPS 2017
Chicago Field Museum of Natural History
Fossils- fabulous displays
LaFarge OH &
Sickmiller Farm area
Fossils and Indian artifacts
JUNIOR PROGRAM (We meet during the adult business meeting)
Make orthorhombic crystal model. learn about luster as a clue to mineral ID
Make hexagonal crystal model. Use Hardness as a clue to mineral ID.
Learn about Quartz. Test hardness of minerals.
ANNUAL SHOW - OCT. 20, 21 & 22
Mark your calendars for the 56th Annual Gem, Mineral, Fossil, Lapidary and Jewelry Show and Sale at the Allen County Indiana fairgrounds (2726 Carroll Road, Fort Wayne. Our theme for 2017 is CRINOIDS: Indiana's Most Famous Fossil. More info at our SHOW WEBSITE.
For information on any of the above, phone Michele Yamanaka (260) 424-5070 or email her at YamanakaM@cs.com.