May 2018

4-6:  KALAMAZOO, MI  Kalamazoo Geological & Mineral Society Annual Show.  Fri 4-8 pm; Sat 10 am - 6 pm; Sun 10 am - 5 pm.  Kalamazoo County Expo Center, 2900 Lake St., Kalamazoo.  Contact:  Jerry VanNocker, (269) 979-3348; jervannocker@comcast.net

5:  NORTH LITTLE ROCK, AR  Central Arkansas Gem, Mineral & Geology Society Rock Swap.  9 am - 4 pm.  Elder Johnson Pavilion, Burns Park, North Little Rock.  Contact:  Barbara Champagne, 3608 Village Green Dr., Bryant 72022; (501) 258-2576; cagmagsprez@gmail.com

5-6:  MARSHFIELD, WI   Heart of Wisconsin Gem & Mineral Society Annual Show.  Sat 10 am - 5 pm; Sun 10 am - 4 pm.  Marshfield High School Fieldhouse, 1401 E. Becker Rd., Marshfield.  Contact:  Cynthia Kelman, 1403 N. Broadway, Marshfield  (715) 387-8782; kelman@tznet.com

5-6:  BRAINERD, MN  Cuyuna Rock, Gem & Mineral Society Annual Show.  Sat 9 am - 5 pm; Sun 10 am - 4 pm.  Crow Wing County Fairgrounds, 2000 SE 13th St., Brainerd.  Contact:  Sharon Smith; (218) 343-7037; sharon@agatesrock.com

5-6:  SHARONVILLE, OH  Cincinnati Mineral Society Annual Show.  Sat 10 am - 6 pm; Sun 11 am - 5 pm.  Sharonville Convention Center, 11355 Chester Rd., Sharonville.  Contact:  Jim & Judy Budnik; (513) 575-1990.

11-13:  COLUMBIA, MO  Central Missouri Rock & Lapidary Club Annual Show.  Fri noon - 7 pm; Sat 9 am - 5 pm; Sun 10 am - 4 pm.  Knights of Columbus Hall, 2525 N. Stadium Blvd, Columbia.  Contact:  Mary Wozny, 404 W. Leslie, Columbia  65202; (573) 999-3058; lmwoz@msn.com

12:  STODDARD, WI  Coulee Rock Club Community Day.  10 am - 3 pm.  Goose Island LaCrosse County Park, Hwy 35, Stoddard.  Contact:  Pam Day, N5317 Lake Rd., West Salem  54669; (608) 786-1583; aamethesta@aol.com

12-13:  TOLEDO, OH  Toledo Gem & Rockhound Club Rock/Jewelry Open House.  Sat 9:30 am - 4:30 pm; Sun noon - 4 pm.  St. James Lutheran Church Gym, 4727 West Sylvania Ave, Toledo.  Contact Michelle Gregore, 9525 Wolfinger, Holland  43528; (419) 270-7507; mgrigoretgrb@gmail.com

18-20:  JOPLIN, MO  Tri-State Gem & Mineral Club Annual Show.  Fri & Sat 9 am - 5 pm; Sun 9 am - 3 pm.  Joplin Historical and Mineral Museum, 504 Schifferdecker Ave, Joplin.  Contact Chris Wiseman, P O 555, Joplin  64802; (417) 623-1180; jmc-cwiseman@sbcglobal.net

19-20:  NORTH OMSTED, OH  Parma Lapidary Club Annual Show, Sat 9 am - 6 pm; Sun 10 am - 5 pm.  Soccer Sportsplus, 31515 Lorain Rd.

19-20:  ST. JOSEPH, MI  Blossomland Gem & Mineral Society Annual Show.  Sat 9 am - 6 pm; Sun noon - 6 pm.  Lake Michigan Catholic Elementary School, 3165 Washington Ave, St. Joseph.  Contact:  Nancy Wolff, 2816 Thayer, St. Joseph  49085; (269) 983-4900; blossomlandrockclub@gmail.com

19-20:  WAUWATOSA, WI  Wisconsin Geological Society Annual Show.  10 am - 5 pm both days.  Hart Park-Muellner Building, 7300 Chestnut St., Wauwatosa  Contact:  Paul Schmidt; (414) 771-8668; pvs@wi.rr.com

19:  FAIRFIELD, IA  Sac & Fox Lapidary Club Rock & Jewelry Gemboree.  8 am - 4 pm.  Creative Edge Corporate Building, 601 South 23rd St., Fairfield Industrial Park  Contact:  Dennis Kossow, 2120 Pearl Lane, Fairfield  5256; (641) 472-5874; denniskossow@gmail.com

26-27:  ST. CHARLES, IL  Chicagoland Gems & Minerals Association Annual Show.  Sat 10 am - 6 pm; Sun 10 am - 5 pm.  Kane County Fairgrounds, 525 S. Randall Rd., St. Charles.  Contact:  Marge Dobrofsky, 6148 Elm St., Morton Grove  60053; (847) 334-4482; adams9104@sbcglobal.net