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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

January 28–30—Redlands, CA. MSSC Micromounters' Annual Symposium. San Bernardino Cnty. Museum, 2024 Orange Tree. Info.—Robert Housley,, or Gene Reynolds,

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.—, or

February 25–27—Golden, CO. Denver Gem & Mineral Guild's Gem & Mineral Show, Jefferson Cnty. Fairgrounds, 15200 W. 6th Ave. Info.—303/783-0221, or, or

March 4–6—Richmond, IN. Eastern Indiana Gem & Geological Society's 38th Annual Gem & Mineral Show, Wayne Cnty. Fairgrounds. Info.—John LaMont, 765/647-4898.

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,, or

March 5–6—Ventura, CA. The Ventura Gem Show: 49th Annual Gem, Mineral, Lapidary & Fossil Show, 10 W. Harbor Blvd. Info.—Andy Anderson, 805/987-0043, or, or

March 11–13—Augusta, GA. 23rd Annual Gem, Mineral and Fossil Show. Julian Smith Casino, 2200 Broad St. Info.—, or

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 12—Skokie, IL. Chicago's Rocks & Minerals Society's 62nd Annual Silent Auction of Rocks, Minerals, Fossils, Gemstones & Jewelry, St. Peter's United Church of Christ, 8013 Laramie Ave. Info.—Jeanine N. Mielecki, 773/774-2054, or

March 12–13—Turlock, CA. The Mother Lode Mineral Society of California's 45th Annual Jewelry & Rock Show, Turlock Fairgrounds, 900 N. Broadway. Info.—Bud & Terry McMillin, 209/524-3494, or

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

March 18–20—Hickory, NC. Catawba Valley Gem & Mineral Club, 41st Unifour Gem, Mineral, Bead, Fossil & Jewelry Show, Hickory Metro Convention Ctr. 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,, or 717/264-9024.

March 26–27—Hamburg, NY. 43rd Annual Buffalo Geological Society Gem, Mineral, and Fossil Show. Fairgrounds in Hamburg, 5600 McKinley Pkwy. Info.—, or

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.—

March 26–27—Sayre, PA. Che-Hanna Rock & Mineral Club, Inc. Athens Twp. Vol. Fire Hall, 211 Herrick Ave. Info.—Bob McGuire,, or

April 7–9—Wyoming, MI. Indian Mounds Rock & Mineral Club's 36th Annual Show, Unburied Ancient Treasures. Rogers Plaza Town Center, 972 28th St. Info.—Don Van Dyke, 616/669-6932, or

April 9–10—Des Plaines, IL. Des Plaines Geological Society's 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

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

April 14–17—Rochester, NY. 38th Rochester Mineralogical Symposium. Radisson Hotel Rochester Airport, 175 Jefferson Rd. Info.—Helen Chamberlain,

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.

April 16—Woodbury, MN. St. Croix Rockhounds' Annual Show, Valley Creek Mall, 175 Weir Dr. Info.—Bill Cordua, 715/425-3139, or

April 22–24—Denver, CO. Colorado Mineral & Fossil Show—Spring, Holiday Inn–Denver Central, 4849 Bannock St. Info.—, or

April 30—Wanchai, Hong Kong. The Mineralogy Society of Hong Kong's 5th Hong Kong Mineral Fair, BGCA Auditorium, 3 Lockhart Rd. Info.—Anthea Strickland,, or

April 30–May 1—Franklin, NJ. The Sterling Hill Mining Museum and the Franklin-Ogdensburg Mineralogical Society's 39th Annual NJESA Show. Franklin School, 50 Washington Ave. Info.—Sterling Hill Mining Museum, 973/209-7212.

April 30–May 1—Marshfield, WI. 38th Annual Gem, Mineral, Fossil & Jewelry Show, Marshfield High School Fieldhouse, 1401 Becker Rd. Info—Cynthia Kelman, 715/387-8782, or

April 30–May 1—Topsfield, MA. North Shore Rock & Mineral Club's 48th Annual Gem and Mineral Show, Topsfield Fairgrounds, Coolidge Hall and Trade Building, Rt. 1. Info.—Joe Weisberg,

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, or

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

May 15–16—Cheyenne, WY. Cheyenne Mineral and Gem Society Annual Show. American Legion Post 6, 2001 E. Lincolnway. Info.—George Durako,

May 15–17—Champaign, IL. 47th Forum on the Geology of Industrial Minerals, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Info.—Kathy Henry, 217/244-8994, or

May 20–22—Santa Ana, CA. West Coast Gem & Mineral Show, Holiday Inn–Orange Cnty. Airport, Dire St. & Grand Ave. Info.—, or

May 28–29—Wheaton, IL. 35th Annual Chicagoland Gem & Mineral Association Show & Sale, Dupage Cnty. Fairgrounds Main Building, 2015 W. Manchester Rd. Info.—Rich Dillon,, or

August 12–14—West Springfield, MA. East Coast Gem, Mineral & Fossil Show, Better Living Center at the Eastern States Exposition, 1305 Memorial Dr. Info.—, or

August 27–28—Mountain Home, AR. Ozark Earth Science Rock, Mineral & Fossil Club Show, Senior Center in Cooper Park, 1101 Spring St. Info.—Ed Hakesley, 870/242-0956, or, or

September 14–18—Denver, CO. Colorado Mineral & Fossil Show—Fall, Holiday Inn–Denver Central, 4849 Bannock St. Info.—, or

September 16–18—Denver, CO. Colorado Fossil Expo, Denver Merchandise Mart Plaza Annex, 451 E. 58th Ave. Info.—,

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