NOTICE TO CLUBS—Listing of all shows is a free service provided by ROCKS & MINERALS. Information on upcoming shows must be received at least four months before date of publication. Include date, place, sponsoring club, and name and address of show chairman. Send all notices to email@example.com.
November 13—Richmond, VA. 19th Annual Fall Rock Swap, Richmond Gem & Mineral Society, Ridge Baptist Church Meeting Hall, 1515 East Ridge Rd. Info.—Murray Rosenberg, 804/740-0019, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
November 13–14—New York City, NY. New York Mineralogical Club's New York City Gem & Mineral Show. Holiday Inn–Midtown 57th St., 440 W. 57 St. Info.—914/739-1134.
November 19–21—Marietta, GA. The 25th Annual Cobb Cnty. Gem, Mineral & Jewelry Show. Cobb Cnty. Civic Cntr., 548 S. Marietta Pkwy. Info.—770/427-1108, or www.cobbcountymineralclub.org
November 20—Pretoria, South Africa. 3rd Southern African Mineral Symposium, Council for Geoscience, Silverton. Info.—Allan Fraser, email@example.com.
November 20–21—Fairfax, VA. Northern Virginia Mineral Club's 19th Annual Gem, Mineral & Fossil Show. George Mason University, Student Union Bldg. II, Rte. 123 & Braddock Rd. Info.—Tom Taaffe, 703/281-3767, or firstname.lastname@example.org, or www.novamineralclub.org.
November 20–21—Lebanon, PA. Gem Miner's Holiday Festival. Lebanon Expo Center, Rt. 72 & Rocherty Rd. Info.—Marvin Schwab, 301/565-0487, or www.gem-show.com.
November 20–21—Madison, WI. Rockin' Madison 50 Years, Madison Gem & Mineral Club, Alliant Energy Center, 1919 Alliant Energy Center Way. Info.—Nevin Franke, email@example.com or www.madisonrockclub.org.
November 26–28—Calgary, Canada. Gem and Mineral Show. Calgary Chinese Cultural Centre, 197 First St. SW. Info.—Alex Kuznetsov, www.calgarygemshow.com, 403/202-1971
November 26–28—Mobile, AL. Mobile Rock and Gem Society Annual Gem, Jewelry, Mineral, and Fossil Show. Greater Gulf State Fairgrounds. Info.—Jerry Shirey, 251/786-4777, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
November 27–28—Dortmund, Germany. 21st West German Mineral Show, Messe Westfalenhalle, Westfalenhalle No. 4. Info.—Katrin Fichter, Katrin.Fichter@westfalenhallen.de.
December 9–12—St. Petersburg, Russia. The Petersburg Jeweler, Russian Jewelers Exhibition & Competition. St. Isaac Sq., Central Exhibition Hall–Manege. Info.—Natalia Biezinsh, email@example.com, or www.gemworld.ru.
January 7–9—Mesa, AZ. 39th Annual A.L. Flagg Gem and Mineral Show. Mesa Community College. Dobson Rd. and US 60. Info.—Ray Grant, 480/814-9086, or www.flaggshow.info.
January 28–30—Redlands, CA. MSSC Micromounters' Annual Symposium. San Bernardino Cnty. Museum, 2024 Orange Tree. Info.—Robert Housley, firstname.lastname@example.org, or Gene Reynolds, email@example.com.
January 29–February 12—Tucson, AZ. Arizona Mineral & Fossil Show, The Hotel Tucson City Center, 475 N. Granada; The Mineral & Fossil Market Place, 1333 N. Oracle Rd., and Quality Inn-Benson Hwy, 1025 E. Benson Hwy., and Ramada Ltd., 665 N. Freeway. Info.—firstname.lastname@example.org, www.mzexpos.com.
March 5–6—Newark, DE. 48th Annual Earth Science Gem and Mineral Show. Delaware Technical and Community College, I-95 Exit 4B, Churchmans Rd. Info.—Wayne Urion, email@example.com, or www.delminsociety.net.
March 12–13—Macomb, IL. Geodeland Earth Science Clubs' Annual Show. Western Illinois University, Murray St. Info.—Jim Travis, 309/645-3609, or Regina Kapta, 217/233-1164.
March 18–19—Jackson, MI. 49th Gem, Mineral & Jewelry Show. Jackson Cnty. Fairgrounds, 200 Ganson St. Info.—John LaMont, 765/647-4894.
March 18–20—Albuquerque, NM. Albuquerque Gem & Mineral Club's 42nd Annual Show: Treasures of the Earth, Creative Arts Center Bldg., NM State Fairgrounds. Info.—Paul Hlava, 505/255-5478, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
March 18–20—Hickory, NC. Catawba Valley Gem & Mineral Club, 41st Unifour Gem, Mineral, Bead, Fossil & Jewelry Show, Hickory Metro Convention Ctr., I 40. Info.—Baxter Leonard, 828/320-4028.
March 26–27—Chambersburg, PA. The Franklin Cnty. Rock & Mineral Club's 33rd Annual Mineral & Jewelry Show. Shalom Christian Academy, 126 Social Island Rd. Info.—Mike Mowen, email@example.com, or 717/264-9024.
March 26–27—Holyoke, MA. Western Mass Mineral, Jewelry, and Fossil Show. Connecticut Valley Mineral Club. Holiday Inn at Ingleside, Exit 15 off I-91. Info.—www.cvmineralclub.org.
March 26–27—Sayre, PA. Che-Hanna Rock & Mineral Club, Inc. Athens Twp. Vol. Fire Hall, 211 Herrick Ave. Info.—Bob McGuire, uvbob @epix.net, or www.chehannarocks.com.
April 7–9—Wyoming, MI. Indian Mounds Rock & Mineral Club 36th Annual Show, Unburied Ancient Treasures. Rogers Plaza Town Center, 972 28th St. Info.—Don Van Dyke, 616/669-6932, or http://indianmoundsrockclub.com/index.htm.
April 9–10—Des Plaines, IL. Des Plaines Geological Society 46th Annual Jewelry, Gem, Fossil, Mineral and Lpaidary Show. Des Plaines Park District Leisure Center, 2222 Birch St. Info.—Frank Lavin, 815/298-9178 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
April 9–10—Johnson City, NY. The New York Southern Tier Geology Club's 42nd Annual Mineral Show, Johnson City Senior Center, 30 Brocton Ave. Info.—Al Conklin, 607/625-4140.
April 9–10—Marion, IL. Southern Illinois Earth Science Club Annual Gem & Mineral Show. Williamson County Pavilion, 1602 Sioux Drive. Info.—Mike Chontofalsky, 618/532-0455 or email@example.com.
April 14–17—Rochester, NY. 38th Rochester Mineralogical Symposium. Radisson Hotel Rochester Airport, 175 Jefferson Rd. Info.—Helen Chamberlain, firstname.lastname@example.org.
April 15–16—Wichita, KS. Wichita Gem & Mineral Show: World of Wonders, Cessna Activity Ctr., 2744 George Washington Blvd. Info.—Gene Maggard, 316/742-3746.
May 7–8—Cincinnati, OH. Cincinnati Mineral Society and the Cincinnati Dry Dredgers: Geofair 2011, Gem, Mineral, Fossil & Jewelry Show. Cincinnati Gardens, 2250 Seymour Ave. Info.—Terry Huizing, 513/574–7142, or email@example.com, or www.geofair.com.
May 14–15—Wausatosa, WI. 54th Annual Wisconsin Geological Society Gem, Mineral & Fossil Show, Muellner Bldg., Hart Park. Info.—Paul Schmidt, 414/771-8668, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
May 15–16—Cheyenne, WY. Cheyenne Mineral and Gem Society Annual Show. American Legion Post 6, 2001 E. Lincolnway. Info.—George Durako, Bluebarite1@bresnan.net.