August 2018

4:  ISHPEMING, MI  Ishpeming Rock & Mineral Club Annual Show.  9 am - 4 pm.  Ishpeming Elks Club, 597 Lakeshore Dr., Ishpeming.  Contact:  Ernie Johnson; (906) 228-9422; ejohnson@nmu.edu

10-12:  HOUGHTON, MI  Copper Country Rock & Mineral Club Annual Show.  Fri 1-8 pm; Sat 10 am - 6 pm; Sun 11 am - 3 pm.  Houghton Elementary School, 302 W. Jacker Ave, Houghton.  Contact:  Norm Gruber, 1850 Clark St., Marquette  49855; (906) 228-6764; show@ccrmc.info

11-12:  RICE LAKE, WI  Northwest Wisconsin Gem & Mineral Society Annual Show.  Sat 10 am - 5 pm; Sun 10 am - 4 pm.  Youth Expo Building, Barron County Fairgrounds, Hwy 48 North, Rice Lake.  Contact Roy Wickman/Dave Skrupky; (715) 357-3223/(715) 986-2547; rktswick@chibardun.net/dskrupky@centurytel.net

17-19:  BRIDGETON, MO  Greater St. Louis Association of Earth Science Clubs Annual Show.  Fri 3-8 pm.; Sat 10 am - 6 pm; Sun 11 am - 5 pm.  Machinest Hall, St. Charles Rock Rd., Bridgeton.  Contact:  Robert Morse, 135 Knox St., Troy  63379; (636) 462-4423; rmorse@centurytel.net

17-19:  SOUTH BEND, IN  Michiana Gem & Mineral Society Annual Show.  Fri Noon - 7 pm; Sat 10 am - 6 pm; Sun 11 am - 5 pm.  St. Joseph County 4-H Fairgrounds, Esther Singer Building, 5117 South Ironwood Dr., South Bend.  Contact:  Joshua Klozinski; (574) 274-8714; jkos9@yahoo.com

18:  STEVENS POINT, WI  Heart of Wisconsin Gem & Mineral Society Rock Swap.  Sat 10 am- 5 pm.  Hwy 10 behind Applebee's in the parking lot, 5609 US Hwy 10, Stevens Point.  Contact Sandy Brandl, 4250 Cty Hwy H, Juneton City  54443; (715) 326-1609; stonez@tds.net

25:  EAU CLAIRE, WI  Chippewa Valley Gem & Mineral Society Rock Swap.  8 am - 4 pm.  Eau Claire Center Grounds, Lorch Ave, Eau Claire.  Contact:  Paul Tubbs, 619 Van Buren St., Eau Claire  54703; bizpam1@gmail.com

25:  MT PLEASANT, WI  Racine Geological Society Anual Show.  10 am - 5 pm.   Bartlett Youth Foundation, 1120 N. Stuart Rd., Mt. Pleasant.  Contact:  John Lowman, 3223 Spruce St., Racine  53403; (262) 989-9193; lowman.john@sbcglobal.net

25-26:  EAST PEORIA, IL  Geology Section of Peoria Academy of Science Annual Show.  Sat 9 am - 5 pm; Sun 10 am - 5 pm.  East Side Centre, 1 East Side Dr., East Peoria.  Contact:  Jim Travis, (309) 645-3609; boatnick@aol.com

25-26:  MOUNTAIN HOME, AR  Ozark Earth Science Club Annual Show.  Sat 9 am - 6 pm; Sun 9 am - 4 pm.  Baxter County Fairgrounds, 1507 Fairgrounds Dr., Mountain Home.  Contact:  Sharon Waddell; (417) 274-8712.