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Antioch, CA 94509-0009

Antioch Lapidary Club Calendar of Events

Highlights

NOTICE:

Due to COVID-19 virus there will be NO meetings or shop days until further notice!

PLEASE NOTE MANY SHOWS HAVE BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO CONCERNS ABOUT COVID-19

Upcoming Events   

 

·       - 2020-


August 2020

 

August 15 – 16; TEHACHAPI, CA

Tehachapi Valley Gem and Mineral Society

500 East “F” Street, Tehachapi

Hours: 9 am – 5 pm

Contact: (661) 972-1117

Web site: http://www.tvgms

Annual gem, mineral and jewelry show. We have a wide variety gems, minerals and jewelry plus kids activities and much more.

 

September 2020

 

September 10 – 11; TRONA, CA

Searles Lake Gem and Mineral Society

13337 Main St., Trona

Gem-O-Rama Hours: Sat 7:30 am – 5 pm, Sun 7:30 am – 3 pm

Contact: Jim & Bonnie Fairchild, (760) 372-5356

email: slgms@iwvisp.com

Web site: http:www1.iwvisp.com/tronagemclub/

 

September 12-13; ARROYO GRANDE, CA  

San Luis Obispo Gem and Mineral Club

South County Regional Center

800 W. Branch St., Arroyo Grande

Hours: 10 am – 5 pm

Admission: $5, children 12 and under free

Email: show@slogem.org

‘Gems By The Sea’ – The show will feature dealers selling a fantastic array of gems, minerals, fossils, carvings, jewelry, beads, jade, crystals, meteorites, lapidary and metaphysical items. The dealers will include local artisans and vendors. There will be demonstrations of jewelry-making and lapidary crafts.

 

September 26-27; LANCASTER, CA

Palmdale Gem & Mineral Club

Antelope Valley Fairgrounds

2551 West Ave H, Lancaster

Hours: 10-5 Daily

Contact: Allison McClung; 661-839-7403

Email: ali_cares@aol.com

Website: palmdalegemandmineral.org

 

September 26 – 27; LODI, CA

Stockton Lapidary and Mineral Club

Lodi Grape Festival Grounds

413 East Lockeford Street, Lodi CA 95240

Hours: 10 am – 5 pm daily

Earth’s Treasures; Gems, Minerals and Jewelry show

Web site: http://stocktonlapidary.org

 

September 26-27; LONG BEACH

Long Beach Mineral & Gem Society

Long Beach Expo Arts Center

4321 Atlantic Ave., Long Beach 90807

Sat. 10 am – 5 pm, Sun 10 am – 4 pm

Gems by the Beach: Activities including Gold panning, displays, children’s activities, demonstrators, door prizes, food trucks, free admission free parking. Dealers will be selling a variety of gems, jewelry, rocks, fossils, beads, books & lapidary supplies.

Contact: Carol Kron and Karin Alvarez, (562) 577-9044

Website: http://www.facebook.com/LBMGS

 

October 2020

 

October 10-11; GRASS VALLEY, CA

Nevada County Gem and Mineral Society

Nevada County Fairgrounds,

11228 McCourtney Road, Grass Valley, CA  95945

Sat 10 am – 5 pm, Sun 10 am – 4 pm

2020 Earth’s Treasurers Show: Dinosaurs Rule – Come see a life size T-Rex skull, plus other fossil displays. 25+ vendors, gold panning activity, lapidary demonstrations, kids crystal dig, a Kids Korner with lots of educational activities, as well as 30 exhibitors. Lazy Dog ice cream, Top Dog hot dog cart, and our 16-1 Mine 1/4 ounce of gold raffle.

Website: http://www.ncgms.org

 

October 11: FALLBROOK, CA

Fallbrook Gem and Mineral Society

123 W Alvarado St

Hours: 9-4

Contact: Michelle Shearer; 760-805-2184

Email: info@fgms.org

Website: www.fgms.org

 

October 17-18: SANTA ROSA, CA

Santa Rosa Gem & Mineral Society

1351 Maple Ave., Santa Rosa, CA 95404

Hours: Sat 10 am – 6 pm, Sun 10 am – 5 pm

Agates Abound — Our show will feature agates this our 44th year . In addition there will be Minerals, Crystals, Fossils and Gemstones finished jewelry and Beads. We have a great fluorescent display. A fun Kids area along with Gold Panning and Demonstrations. Join in the scavenger hunt, take part in the raffle and maybe you’ll be the lucky Door Prize winner.

Contact: 1 707 849-9551, santarosarockshow@hotmail.com

Website: http://SRMSG.ort

Flyer: agate-one.jpg

 

October 24 – 25: SACRAMENTO, CA

Sacramento Gem & Mineral Society

Scottish Rites Center

6151 H Street, Sacramento, CA 95819-2604

84th Annual Sacramento Gem, Mineral and Jewelry Show

Hours: Sat 10 am – 5 pm, Sun 10 am – 4 pm

Contact: (916) 662-5819, gemshow@sacramentomineralsociety.org

Web site: http://sacramentomineralsociety.org

Show web site: http://sacgemshow.com

 

November 2020

 

November 7 – 8; RIDGECREST, CA

Indian Wells Gem and Mineral Society Inc.

Desert Empire Fairgrounds, 520 S. Richmond Rd., Ridgecrest

Hours: Sat & Sun 9 am – 5 pm

Contact: (760) 375-7905, jfrocks@dslextreme.com

Website: http://www.indianwellsgemandmineral.com

Indian Wells Gem and Mineral Society 65th Annual Show. Field trip Sunday November 8, 2020. Meet at Fairground at 9 am.

 

November 14 – 15: YUBA CITY

Sutter Buttes Gem & Mineral Society

Yuba-Sutter Fairgrounds

442 Franklin Hall, Yuba City, CA 95991

Hours: Sat. 10 am – 5 pm, Sun. 10 am – 4 pm

Contact: (916) 677-6696, horita@comcast.net

Show web site: http://sutterbuttesgemmin.org

29th Annual Festival of Gems & Minerals: Raffle, silent auction, kids table, door prizes, exhibits and 14 dealers.

 

November 21-22; ANAHEIM

American Opal Society

Business Expo Center, 1960 S. Anaheim Way, Anaheim 92805

Adults – $5, Students and children under age 15 are  free; Free parking

Hours: Sat 10 am – 5 pm, Sun 10 am – 4 pm

Contact: (714) 501-9959, aos.editor02@gmail.com

Website: http://opalsociety.org

Show Flyer: 2020Flyer.jpg

Guests will see and shop for world-class opal, other beautiful gemstones, jewelry, tools, books, beads, carvings, rough and finished stones, geodes and more at the largest opal show in the United States. Try you hand at gold panning – you might get lucky! Opal faceting and jewelry making demonstrations are included with guest admission.