NO JULY MEETING - Go hunt rocks!


Next meeting: August 26

 Meeting at Japanese Pavilion in West Swinney Park







 January 25

 Langsdon Mineral collection

 Minerals at night under UV

 February 29

 Lizzadro Museum bus Trip

 See rocks, gems, fossils

 March 7

 Richmond roadcut & show



 Arkansas Trip

 Quartz, wavellite, variscite

 June 13

 Falls of the Ohio State Park

 Walk on fossils, collect minerals and fossils from piles

 July 11

 Strawtown Koteewi Park

 Archeological trip

 July 25

 Sylvania Quarry, South Rockwood, MI

 Celestite, Calcite, Fluorite




March 16 (rescheduled)

 Downtown ACPL, Mtg RM A

 2 hour workshop-Making Micromounts

April 6

LaFarge Fossil Garden/Indian Artifacts

 Fossils, Indian Artifacts

 April 27

 Medora, IN

 Geodes, fossils

 May 24-25

 Alpena/Petoskey Festival

 Minerals, fossils

 June 1

 Wauseon, OH

 MSHA Training

 June 29


 Visit Celestite cave

 June 15

 Flint Ridge area

 Flint and quartz

 July 13-17

 Moose Lake, MN & Calumet, MI

 Agates, Copper, Datolite

 Aug. 17

 South Rockwood, MI

 Celestite, Calcite

 Sept. 14

 Au gGlaize Quarry, Oakwood OH

 Calcite, fluorite

 Oct. 26 (cancelled due to weather)

 Falls of the Ohio,IN & Kentucky


 Nov. 23

 South Whitley Library

 Ted Schultz Collection




 January 27, 2018

 South Whitley County Library

 See the Ted Schultz Gem collection

       March 3

March 10

 Richmond, IN

Cranbrook Institute of Science

  EIGGS Show & Fossil Collecting

Mineral Study Gallery

 April 21

  Medora, IN


 May 25, 26

 Alpena & Petosky Stone Festival


  June 2

 Wauseon, OH

  MSHA Training

  July 1 to July 5

 Western New York

 Herkimer diamonds, tourmaline, garnet

 July 21

 Flint Ridge, OH

 Colorful flint and quartz

 August 11

 South Haven MI area

 Septarian nodules

  September 15

  Au Glaize Quarry

 Iridescent Fluorite

  October 27

  Sylvania Fossil Park



 JUNIOR PROGRAM     (We meet during the adult business meeting)


 Stone Age Painting with rocks



 Stone Age tool - making-canceled












 Stone Age jewelry



 No Meeting



Our 58th Annual Gem, Mineral, Fossil, Lapidary and Jewelry Show and Sale at the Allen County Indiana fairgrounds (2726 Carroll Road, Fort Wayne) was a great success.  See you again in 2020..  Click SHOW to see our show website. 

For information on any of the above, phone Michele Yamanaka (260) 424-5070 or email her at