Calendar / Shows

Mineral Shows are a great way to spend the day with family, friends and fellow Rockhounds. 

January 2020

01/11/2020

Philadelphia, PA

9am - 12pm

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01/11/2020

Philadelphia, PA

 Philadelphia Mineralogical Society Swap and Sell, Cathedral Village Center, 600 E. Cathedral Road, Philadelphia, PA. Free admission to the public. 

INFO: John Rateike at 215-476-0741 or jdrat at comcast.net. 

http://www.phillyrocks.org/swap-and-sell/4593504139 

9am - 12pm

February 2020

02/22/2020 to 02/23/2020

Albany, NY

10am - 5pm

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02/22/2020 to 02/23/2020

Albany, NY

February 22-23 Annual James Campbell Memorial Gem, Mineral, Fossil Show and Sale sponsored by Capital District Mineral Club and the New York Academy of Mineralogy.  New York State Museum, 4th floor, Empire State Plaza, Madison Avenue, Albany, NY  10:00 am to 5:00 pm both days.  INFO:  http://www.nysm.nysed.gov/programs/minerals. 

Facebook Event:

https://www.facebook.com/events/1697621230374994/ 

10am - 5pm

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March 21-22 –Buffalo Geological Society’s 52nd Gem-Mineral-Fossil Show.  The Fairgrounds in Hamburg, Market, Grange & State Police Buildings, Hamburg, NY.  INFO:  Jerolde Bastedo, jcbastedo@gmail.com

March 2020

03/07/2020-03/08/2020

Wilmington, DE

10am - 5pm

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03/07/2020-03/08/2020

Wilmington, DE

 

7-8: Wilmington, DE - Delaware Mineralogical Society -57th Annual Earth Science Gem and Mineral Show Location --  DoubleTree by Hilton; 4727 Concord Pike (Rt-202); Wilmington, Delaware 19803. Sat. 10-5 and Sun. 11-5. Admission is $6.00, $5.00 for seniors, $4.00 for youngsters between 12 and 16, and free for children under 12 and scouts in uniform when accompanied by an adult. The show features educational exhibits of mineral, lapidary and fossil specimens, displays from regional and university museums, a roster of fine dealers of minerals, fossils, gems, jewelry and lapidary supplies, demonstrations of gem cutting and polishing, a Symposium on Related Topics  and a children's table, where youngsters may purchase inexpensive mineral and fossil specimens. Info and Coupons at delminsociety.net or contact fossilnut@yahoo.com  or Elaine Kipp (show Chair)  410-392-6826 kippekipp@msn.com

10am - 5pm

03/21/2020

Whitman, MA

10am - 4pm

Event Details

03/21/2020

Whitman, MA

SEMMC Public mineral Auction · Hosted by The Southeastern Massachusetts Mineral Club 

When: March 21st 2020, 10am-4pm Where: Whitman Knights of Columbus  What: Free admission & parking.

Special silent auction for kids 14 and under.  Contact info:  Alan Holmes - Maverick323839@comcast.net 

Facebook Event:    https://www.facebook.com/events/441867399815326/ 

10am - 4pm

03/21/2020-03/22/2020

Gathersburg, MD

10am - 6pm

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03/21/2020-03/22/2020

Gathersburg, MD

 Gathersburg, MD - March 21, 2020. 10am-6pm, March 22, 2020. 11am-5pm. 56th Annual Gem, Mineral & Fossil Show. Gem, Lapidary & Mineral Society of Montgomery County, MD. Montgomery County Fairgrounds 16 Chestnut St. Gaithersburg MD 20877More than 40 exhibits, 20 dealers, hourly door prizes.  Learn how to pan for Gold and make a finished gem at the workshop, Free specimens for kids, Mini mine for kids, Fluorescent mineral tent, Demonstrations of Faceting, Beading, Jewelry Making.  Plenty of free parking.   Visit glmsmc.com for a $1 off admission coupon.  

10am - 6pm

03/21/2020 - 03/22/2020

Hamburg, NY

10am - 6pm

Estuary Park

Event Details

03/21/2020 - 03/22/2020

Hamburg, NY

Buffalo Geological Society’s 52nd Gem-Mineral-Fossil Show.  The Fairgrounds in Hamburg, Market, Grange & State Police Buildings, Hamburg, NY.  INFO:  Jerolde Bastedo, jcbastedo@gmail.com

 https://www.facebook.com/events/456457785050435/ 

10am - 6pm

Estuary Park

03/27/2020-03/29/2020

Hickory, NC

9am - 6pm

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03/27/2020-03/29/2020

Hickory, NC

50th Annual Gem, Mineral, Fossil & Jewelry Show.

Host of the 2020 EFMLS Convention. Catawba Valley Gem & Mineral Club; Hickory Metro Convention Center, 1960 13th Ave Dr SE; Fri & Sat 9-6, Sun 10-5. $5- adults & good for all 3 days, Free Admission- uniformed law enforcement / military / scouts, approved youth groups & ages 12 & under.  Hourly door prizes & grand prize drawing at end of Show, $1.00 grab bags, 28 vendors with many specimen varieties.  Focal display and presentations including; hands-on displays; mini-mine; faceting, cabochon cutting, specimen identification by geologists; Contact Dean Russell, cvgmcsecretary@aol.com, (828)  303-1448.  For all Show info go to: cvgmc.com/SpecialEvents.html

facebook.com/events/396103174367112/   

Theme: “North Carolina: America’s First Gold Rush.”

9am - 6pm

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April 2020

04/04/2020 - 04/05/2020

Johnson City, New York

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04/04/2020 - 04/05/2020

Johnson City, New York

 The New York Southern Tier Geology Club with be Holding It's 51st. annual Gem and Mineral show on April 4 and 5th. 2020 at the Johnson City Senior Center 30 Brocton St. Johnson City, New York. Show times are Sat from 9am to 5 pm. and Sunday 10 am to 4 pm.
Admission is $4.00 for Adults and Children under 12 free with paying adult. Show will feature Multiple Dealers selling Minerals, Gemstone Jewelry and Fossils. Various Geology displays and Flint knapping and UV demonstrations. Plus plenty of food will be available.
Contact Thomas Ogden 96 West Main St. Bainbridge, N.Y. 13733 607-967-8552 stonecuttertom@yahoo.com

04/18/2020 - 04/19/2020

Portland, Maine

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04/18/2020 - 04/19/2020

Portland, Maine

  04/18/2020 – 04/19/2020 Portland, Maine. 37 th Annual Gem, Mineral & Jewelry Show of the Maine Mineralogical and Geological Society (Maine Mineral Club. 

Venue: Brick South, 8 Thompsons Point,   PORTLAND, MAINE 04102

 Adults $5, Seniors & Teens $4, Children under 12 are free. Over 50 dealers (retail and wholesale) of gems, rocks, minerals and other materials for collectors, crafters, jewelers and healers. Educational events/programs for all ages.  Contact Jon Dykstra, Dykstra.jon@gmail.com , 207-423-2150 

 https://www.mainemineralclub.org/annual-gem-show 

View our event on Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/events/1460720690747478/ 


This year's grand prize is a  beautiful Watermelon Tourmaline



04/25/2020 - 04/26/2020

Franklin, New Jersey

Event Details

04/25/2020 - 04/26/2020

Franklin, New Jersey

 Annual Franklin Mineral Show
Sponsored by NJESA, and the Franklin-Ogdensburg Mineralogical Society {FOMS}. Held in the Fluorescent Mineral Capital of the World.
April 25th and 26th 2020
Indoor Show & Outdoor Swap

 https://www.facebook.com/events/450307745669238/
Sat.       9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sun.    10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Admission: Adult $7.00    Children (6-16) $4.00
Fluorescent Minerals on display and for sale from the World Famous Fluorescent Mineral Mines in Franklin and Sterling Hill, New Jersey
Littell Community Center,
12 Munsonhurst Road
Franklin, NJ 0741
For More Information:
http://fomsnj.org/Events.aspx
http://njesa.org/index.html

Dealers: http://njesa.org/dealer-information.html  

May 2020

05/23/2020

Fairless Hills, PA

Event Details

05/23/2020

Fairless Hills, PA

 May 23, 2020 - Fairless Hills, PA - The Earth Science Show & Sale, Presented by The Rock & Mineral Club of Lower Bucks County, PA. Christ United Methodist Church, 501 Wistar Road, Fairless Hills, PA; 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM; Rocks, Minerals, Fossils, Lapidary Arts, Jewelry & All Things Related to the Earth Sciences; Admission: $2.00 Donation, Children 12 & Under Free; Dealers: 6' Table $20 - 1/2 Table $10, Registration Required; Send Check to: Brian Schwab, 539 Sycamore Ave., Croydon, PA 19021, Payable to RMCLBC. For Additional Information call: 215-788-3993 and Leave Message for Brian to return the call. 

June 2020

06/06/2020 - 06/07/2020

Monroe, New York

Event Details

06/06/2020 - 06/07/2020

Monroe, New York

 Orange County Mineral Society, Inc. Annual Mineral, Gem, Jewelry and Fossil Show. www.ocmsny.org

Saturday June 6 and Sunday June 7, 2020
10 am to 4 pm – Rain or Shine
Museum Village * 1010 Route 17M * Monroe, NY 10950

Special Admission For Show and Museum
Adults - $5.00 Seniors - $3.00
Scouts in Uniform & Kids Under 12 Free

FREE Gift for kids 12 and under
*** THIS IS AN OUTDOOR EVENT ***
65 Vendors, Fun For The Entire Family

There will be lots of things to do
Immerse yourself in all things rock, mineral and fossil related
Featuring: Artisans, Craftsman, Collectors, Dealers and Exhibitors
Glass Blowing demonstrations and a Black Smith

On display: "Harry" The Most Complete Mastodon found in Harriman, NY

Extensive Local Mineral Collections
Exhibits * Demonstrations * Educational Displays
**New Fluorescent Mineral Display**
Kids Games and Pet Rock Projects
7th ANNUAL FREE WEBELOS EARTH ROCKS:

Panning for Gold and sluicing
By the Tri-State Gold Prospectors Association of America

Food and Refreshments available for purchase
* FREE PARKING *

The food vendor at the show will be Dogfella’s
Visit us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/OCMSofNY

VENDORS Applications Available Online: https://www.orangecountymineralsocietynewyork.com/vendor_application.html