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Dinosaur mechanics
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Next meeting
August 27
 7-9 pm
 
BASIC DINOSAUR MECHANICS
Guest speaker Earbie Bledsoe will present his great talk from our 2013 rock show

  
 
 
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We are located in Fort Wayne Indiana.  We are  a non-profit, family-oriented club.  We collect minerals, fossils, rocks and Indian artifacts.  We have members who do lapidary, gold and silversmithing, faceting, cabochons and wirewrapping.   We meet at 7-9 pm on the 4th Wednesday of the month (except December on the 3rd Wednesday and no meeting in July) at
 
Science Central
1950 N. Clinton Street
Fort Wayne IN 46805
 
 
Our main fund-raiser is our annual October Rock and Mineral Show  & Sale at the Allen County Fairgrounds.  Our 2014 show (53rd) will be Oct. 17, 18, & 19.   We offer annual scholarships each year to students majoring in Geology.

2014 Show flyer

SHOW WEBSITE

Click this sentence to see video of the 2008 show.

Our Juniors have fun.
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JUNIOR PROGRAM
 
August
When "Pushed comes to Shove," you get metamorphic rocks!
We will have a delicious lesson on how rocks change to metamorphic.
Juniors should bring their rock collections (4 specimens each of the 3 rock types)

Tumbled Ishpeming area rocks
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NEXT FIELD TRIPS

Click here for a look at our Nov. 2, 2013 Medora trip!

 

              

          STAY TUNED

 

 

Annual Medora Field Trip in November
Date TBD

 

Quartz found last month
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SPECIAL BIG CLUB TRIP

 CANCELLED due to lack of local club interest

Wyoming for fossils and minerals-sorry!
 

 
 
For information on Juniors, phone Michele Yamanaka (260)-427-2196 or email her at YamanakaM@cs.com.  For field trips, email jwphilipps@gmail.com.
 
Please get in touch to offer comments and/or join our club.

Science Central
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 Minerals, Fossils, Rocks, Lapidary...Something for everyone!

Three Rivers Gem & Mineral Society
c/o Dawn Cramar, President
(260) 564-4675