2000 EFMLS Convention in Harrisburg, PA

EFMLS President Joy Bourne opens the 50th Annual Meeting of the Eastern Federation.

Dr. Jeffrey Post, Awards Banquet speaker, holds the placque he received as the EFMLS Honoree for the 2000 AFMS Scholarship Award.

Fossil Ferns from St. Clair, Pennsylvania are shown to advantage in this showcase.

Matt Charsky, President of the Gem, Lapidary and Mineralogical Society of Washington D.C., presents a check from the Club to Joy Bourne, President of EFMLS. The gift, in honor of our 50th Anniversary, is to be used for futhering the Educational outreach of our organization.

Howard Binkley, Immediate Past President presents the 2001 President's Pin to Joy Bourne, at the 2000 Awards Banquet.

Judges Bruce Gaber, Duane Evans, and Cynthia Payne evaluating a showcase of geodes in the Competitive Exhibit judging at Harrisburg.

Mary Jane Boutwell, PPAC representative, presents the 2000 EFMLS Citation Award to Ned Reynolds, in honor of his years of outstanding service to EFMLS.

EFMLS Past Presidents attending the 2000 Convention at Harrisburg: Back Row l. to r.: Roger Barnett, Mary Jane Boutwell, Fred Schaefermeyer, Shirley Greenberg, Tom Milligan. Front:  Cathy Gaber, Howard Binkley, Steve Weinberger.

A beautiful exhibit of pyrite specimens prepared for the EFMLS Non-Competitive Exhibits by the Mineral Section of The Rochester Academy of Sciences.

A beautiful Rose Quartz Exhibit from the displays at the Harrisburg Show.

"State Flowers and Stones" also shown in the Non-Competitive Exhibits area at the Harrisburg Show.

Carolyn Weinberger receives the Trophy Award for Large Bulletins from Barbara Fenstermacher at the Editor's Breakfast on Sunday morning.

Cathy Gaber accepts the 2000 Each One Teach One Award from Frances Sick, Chairman, at the EFMLS Awards Banquet.

Cynthia Payne received a Trophy Award for her showcase in the EFMLS Competitive Exhibits Judging at the show.

Dr Jeffrey Post, AFMS Scholarship Award Honoree for 2000, accepts his Plaque at the Awards Banquet.

Awards winners line up for recognition at the Editors' Breakfast. L. to R.: Jeff Ursillo, Jack Nelson, Loren and Cathy Patterson, Joy Bourne, Mary Bateman, Cathy (and Bruce) Gaber, Barbara Fenstermacher.

More awards candidates at the Editors' Breakfast; L.to R.: Ellen Epply, Lroen and Cathy Patterson, Fred Widman, Terry Cirrincioni, Don Garrett.

EFMLS Executive Board members pictured during the EFMLS 50th Annual Meeting in Harrisburg.  L. to R.: Jeff Ursillo, Bill Hollis, Cathy Gaber, Harold Spath, Fred Schaefermeyer, Bob Livingston, Meyer Wingrod, Joy Bourne.

George Powell, accepting his Trophy for his case of Lee Creek Fossils in the Competitive Exhibits Judging at the Show.

Howard Binkley, EFMLS Immediate Past President performing his last official function at the 2000 Awards Banquet.

EFMLS Officers for 2001 lining up for their installation at the conclusion of the Awards Banquet: L. to R,: Joy Bourne, President; Bob Livingston, 1st Vice President; Madelyn Todd, Secretary; Carolyn Weinberger, Editor; Cindy Conklin, Assistant Treasurer; Meyer Wingrod, Parliamentarian.  (Waiting for Larry VanderGrift, 2nd Vice President. Absent, Sybil Churchwell, Treasurer.)

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