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March 7-8-Colville, WA. Panorama Gem and Mineral Club's Annual Rock and Gem Show, NE Washington Fairgrounds, Ag Trade Center, 317 W. Astor. Info.-Bill Allen, 509/936-2446.

March 8-Skokie, IL. Chicago Rocks & Minerals Society's 65th Annual Silent Auction of Rocks, Minerals, Fossils, and Lapidary Treasures, St. Peter's United Church of Christ Gym, 8013 Laramie. Info.-Jeanine N. Mielecki, 773/774-2054, or

March 8-Upper Marlboro, MD. Southern Maryland Rock and Mineral Club's 24th Annual Mineral, Jewelry & Fossil Show, The Show Place Arena, 14900 Pennsylvania Ave. Info.-Michael Patterson, 301/297-4575, or, or

March 8-9-Clifton, NJ. 25th Annual North Jersey/Clifton Gem & Mineral Show, Pope John II Cntr., 775 Valley Rd. Info.-Jeff Wilson,, or

March 8-9-Filer, ID. Magic Valley Gem Club's Show, Twin Falls Cnty. Fairgrounds, 215 Fair Ave. Info.-Jon Cromer, 208/308-3364, or Tony Griffin, 208/467-9286, or

March 8-9-San Marino, CA. Pasadena Lapidary Society's 56th Annual Tournament of Gems Show, San Marino Masonic Cntr., 3130 Huntington Dr. Info.-Marcia Goetz, 626/260-7239, or

March 8-9-Turlock, CA. The Mother Lode Mineral Society of California's 48th Annual Jewelry & Rock Show, Stanislaus Cnty. Fairgrounds, 900 N. Broadway. Info.-Bud and Terry McMillin, 209/524-3494, or, or

March 14-16-Jackson, MI. Michigan Gem & Mineral Society's 52nd Annual Show, "Rock Your World," Jackson Cnty. Fairgrounds, 200 W. Ganson. Info.-Sally Hoskin,, or

March 14-16-Spanish Fork, UT. Timpanogos Gem and Mineral Society's Annual Rock, Gem & Mineral Show, Indoor Tennis Ct., 475 S. Main St. Info.-Keith Fackrell, 801/592-0410, or

March 15-16-Gaithersburg, MD. Gem, Lapidary, and Mineral Society of Montgomery Cnty., Maryland's, 50th Annual Show, Montgomery Cnty. Fairgrounds, 16 Chestnut St. Info.-G, or

March 15-16-Kalispell, MT. Northwest Montana Rock Chucks' 7th Annual Rock and Mineral Show, Flathead Cnty. Fairgrounds, Grandstand Bldg., 265 N. Meridian Rd. Info.-Joe Berg, 406/844-3560.

March 15-16-Seattle, WA. North Seattle Lapidary & Mineral Club's 60th Annual Rock and Gem Show, Lake City Community Cntr., 12531 28th Ave. NE. Info.-Susan Gardner, 425/483-2295, or, or

March 16-17-Wheaton, IL. Earth Science Club of Northern Illinois - Esconi's Annual Gem, Mineral, and Fossil Show, Dupage Cnty. Fairgrounds, 2015 Manchester. Info.-Jeff Lord, 847/387-9136, or

March 22-23-Des Plaines, IL. Des Plaines Valley Geological Society's 49th Annual Gem, Mineral, and Fossil Show, Des Plaines Park District Leisure Cntr., 2222 Birch St. Info.-Jeanine N. Mielecki, 773/774-2054, or

March 22-23-Sayre, PA. Che-Hanna Rock & Mineral Club's 45th Annual Gem & Mineral Show, Athens Twp. Vol. Fire Hall, 211 Herrick Ave. Info.-Bob Mcguire, 570/928-9238, or, or

March 28-30-Loveland, CO. Fort Collins Rockhounds Club's 53rd Annual Gem & Mineral Show, Ranch/Larimer Cnty. Fairgrounds, Thomas M. McKee Bldg. Info.-Dave Halliburton, 970/493-6168, or, or

March 28-30-Raleigh, NC. Tar Heel Gem & Mineral Club, Inc.'s 38th Annual Gem & Mineral Festival, Kerr Scott Bldg., State Fairgrounds, Blue Ridge Rd. Info.-Cyndy Hummel, 919/779-6220, or

March 28-30-Spokane, WA. Rock Rollers Club of Spokane's 55th Annual Gem, Jewelry, and Mineral Show, Spokane Cnty. Fair & Expo Cntr., N. 604 Havana. Info.-David Rapp, 509/891-6533, or

March 29-30-Monroe, WI. Badger Lapidary and Geological Society's 44th Annual Rock, Gem, Mineral, and Fossil Show, Monroe High School, 1600 26th St. Info.-Teri Marché,

March 29-30-Northampton, MA. Connecticut Valley Mineral Club's Western Mass Mineral, Jewelry & Fossil Show, Clarion Hotel & Conference Cntr., 1 Atwood Dr. Info.-Diane and Jeff Kontoff, 413/594-2336, or Kathy Mashiak, 860/749-0839, or

March 29-30-Sweet Home, OR. Sweet Home Rock & Mineral Society's 66th Annual Gem & Mineral Show, Sweet Home High School Activity Gym, 1641 Long St. Info.-Joe Cota, 541/451-2740.

April 4-6-Orlando, FL. Central Florida Mineral and Gem Society's Rock, Mineral, Gem, Jewelry & Fossil Show, Florida National Guard Armory, 2809 S. Fern Creek Ave. Info.-Paul Hayes, 407/816-1229, or

April 5-6-Marion, IL. Southern Illinois Earth Science Club's 2014 Gem & Mineral Show, The Pavilion of the City of Marion, 1602 Sioux Dr. Info.-Mike Chontofalsky, 618/532-0455, or, or

April 5-6-Orange, CT. The New Haven Mineral Club's 41st Annual Show, Amity Reg. Middle School, Sheffield Rd. Info.-Art Doyle, 203/795-4527, or

April 5-6-Pocatello, ID. South East Idaho Gem and Mineral Society's 58th Annual Gem and Mineral Show, Bannock Cnty. Fairgrounds, 10558 Ifft Rd. Info.-Anna Capell, 208/221-9458, or

April 11-13-Portland, OR. Mt. Hood Rock Club's 57th Rock, Mineral, and Gem Show, National Guard Armory, 10000 NE 33rd Dr. Info.-L. F. Smith,

April 12-13-Abilene, TX. Central Texas Gem & Mineral Society's, Gem, Mineral & Jewelry Show, Abilene Civic Cntr., N. 6th and Pine. Info.-Kay McDaniel, 325/668-8558, or, or

April 12-13-Idaho Falls, ID. Idaho Falls Gem and Mineral Society's Golden Anniversary Show, Idaho Falls Recreation Cntr., B St. Info.-Gary Hayes, 208/754-0403, or Kevin Landon, 208/589-0146, or Jim Bosley, 208/520-1819.

April 12-13-Yakima, WA. Yakima Rock & Mineral Club's 53rd Annual Parade of Gems, Washington National Guard Armory, 2501 Airport Ln. Info.-Marti Sondgeroth, 509/248-6401, or

April 18-19-Lancaster, PA. North Museum Rock, Mineral, and Fossil Show, Farm and Home Cntr., 1383 Arcadia Rd. Info.-Alison Mallin, 717/358-7188, or, or

April 18-20-Denver, CO. Martin Zinn Expositions' Colorado Mineral & Fossil Show, Ramada Plaza Denver Central, 4849 Bannock St.

April 18-20-Rickreall, OR. Willamette Agate and Mineral Society's 59th Annual River of Gems Show, Polk Cnty. Fairgrounds, 520 S. Pacific Hwy. W. Info.-Etheleen Flippo, 503/623-4247, or

April 19-20-Mariposa, CA. Mariposa Gem and Mineral Show, Mariposa Fairgrounds, Fairgrounds Rd. and Hwy. 49. Info.-Martin Foden, 717/358-7188, or, or

April 25–27—Wichita, KS. Wichita, Kansas, Rock and Gem Club’s Show and Sale, Cessna Activity Cntr., 2744 George Washington Blvd. Info. —Gene Maggard, 316/742-3746, or

April 26-27-Decatur, IL. Central Illinois Gem & Mineral Club's 63rd Annual Mineral, Gem & Jewelry Show, Macon Cnty. Fairgrounds, 3700 Westlawn Ave. Info.-Tony Kapta, 309/830-6516, or

April 26-27-Franklin, NJ. 42nd Annual New Jersey Earth Science Assn. Gem & Mineral Show, Franklin School, 50 Washington Ave. Info.-Fred Stohl,, or

April 26-27-Kennewick, WA. Lakeside Gem and Mineral Society's Annual Rock and Gem Show, Benton Cnty. Fairgrounds, 1500 S. Oak St. Info.-Mary Lou Omstead, 509/783-2798.

April 26-27-Seattle, WA. West Seattle Rock Club's Annual Show, Aiki Masonic Temple, 4736 40th Ave. SW. Info.-Lyle Vogelpohl, 206/932-3292.

April 26–27—Elma, WA. Grays Harbor Geology and Gem Society’s Rock, Gem, and Mineral Show, Grays Harbor Fairgrounds, 43 Elma-McCleary Rd. Info.—Gary Emberley  360/533-6196, or

May 2-4-Kalamazoo, MI. Kalamazoo Geological and Mineral Society's Rock, Gem, Fossil, and Mineral Show, Kalamazoo Cnty. Expo Cntr., 2900 Lake St. Info.-Jerry VanNocker,, or

May 3-4-Cincinnati, OH. Cincinnati Mineral Society and the Cincinnati Dry Dredgers' Geofair 2014, 49th Annual Gem, Mineral, Fossil, and Jewelry Show, Cincinnati Gardens, 2250 Seymour Ave. Info.-Terry Huizing, 513/574-7142, or, or

May 3-4-Marshfield, WI. Heart of Wisconsin Gem & Mineral Society's 41st Annual Show, Marshfield High School Fieldhouse, 1401 E. Becker Rd. Info.-Cynthia Kelman, 715/387-8782, or

May 3-4-Roseburg, OR. Umpqua Gem and Mineral Club's 44th Annual Show, Douglas Cnty. Fairgrounds, I-5 Exit 123. Info.-Janet Stringfellow,

May 3-4-Yucaipa, CA. Yucaipa Gem and Mineral Society's 54th Annual Show, Scherer Senior Cntr., 12202 First St. Info.-Lee Peterson, 909/794-0731, or, or

May 9-11-Marietta, GA. Georgia Mineral Society's Mother's Day Gem and Mineral Show, Cobb Cnty. Civic Cntr., 548 S. Marietta Pkwy. Info.-Shelly Stubbs,

May 10-11-Bozeman, MT. Bozeman Gem and Mineral Club's Annual Rock Show, Gallatin Cnty. Fairgrounds, Bldg. #1, 901 N. Black. Info.-Jerry Hancock,

May 16-18-Santa Ana, CA. Martin Zinn Expositions' West Coast Gem & Mineral Show, Holiday Inn, Orange County Airport, 2726 S. Grand Ave.

May 16-18-Southgate, MI. Midwest Mineralogical & Lapidary Society's 40th Southeastern Michigan Gem & Mineral Show, Southgate Arena, 14700 Reaume Pkwy. Info.-Leonard Swisher,, or Bill Barr, 505/803-4888, or

May 17-18-Leesport, PA. Berks Mineralogical Society Show, Leesport Farmers Market, 312 Gernants Church Rd. Info.-Jim Woodeshick, 484/338-6738, or

May 17-18-Wauwatosa, WI. Wisconsin Geological Society's 57th Annual Gem, Mineral, and Fossil Show, Muellner Bldg., Hart Park, 72nd and W. State Sts. Info.-Paul Schmidt, 414/771-8668, or







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