October 2019

5-6:  BELLEVILLE, MI  Midwest Mineralogical & Lapidary Society Rock Swap.  Sat 10 am - 5 pm, Sun 10 am - 4 pm.  Wayne County Fairgrounds, 10871 Quirk Rd., Belleville.  Contact:  Bill Barr, (505) 803-4888, wbarr@umich.edu; Tom Morris, Jr., (313) 278-5063  www.mmls.us   FLYER

5-6:  JACKSONVILLE, AR  Central Arkansas Gem, Mineral & Geology Society Annual Show.  9 am - 5 pm both days.  Jacksonville Community Center, 5 Municipal Dr., Jacksonville.  Contact:  Lorri Norwood, shadowbearvision@aol.com 

6-7:  SPRINGFIELD, IL  Lincoln Orbit Earth Science Society Annual Show.  Sat 10 am - 6 pm; Sun 10 am - 5 pm.  Orr Building, Illinois State Fairgrounds, 801 E. Sangamon Ave, Springfield.  Contact:  Ed Wagner, (309) 838-7782; loesseditor@gmail.com  www.loess.org 

6-7:  OMAHA, NE  Nebraska Mineral & Gem Club Annual Meeting.  Sat 10 am - 6 pm; Sun 10 am - 4 pm.  Westside Middle School, 8601 Arbor St., Omaha.  Contact:  Bruce Sturges, (402) 680-4051; bsturges@yahoo.com  www.nerockgem.org 

11-13:  WARREN, MI  Michigan Mineralogicial Society Annual Show.  Fri 9 am - 6 pm; Sat 10 am - 7 pm; Sun 11 am - 5 pm.  Macomb Sports & Expo Center, Bldg P, 14500 E. 12 Mile Rd., Warren.  Contact:  John Peters, (313) 255-7774; joopett13@hotmail.com  www.michmin.org

12-13:  CLEVELAND, OH  Parma Lapidary Club Annual Show.  Sat 10 am - 4 pm; Sun Noon - 4 pm.  Parma Lapidary Club, 2130 W. 110th St., Cleveland.  Contact:  Amanda Balog, parmalapidary@yahoo.com  www.parmalapidary.org

12-13:  COLUMBUS, NE  The Loup Valley Gem & Mineral Society Annual Show.  Sat 9 am - 5 pm; Sun 10 am - 4 pm.  First United Methodist Outreach Center, 3602 -16th St., Columbus.  Contact:  Greg Johnson, (402) 270-0791; loupvalleynew@gmail.com

18-20:  FORT WAYNE, IN  Three Rivers Gem & Mineral Society Annual Show.  Fri & Sat 10 am - 6 pm; Sun 10 am - 5 pm.  Allen County Fairgrounds, 2726 Carroll Rd., Fort Wayne.  Contact:  Russell Greim, (260) 403-0450; 3riversshow@gmail.com  www.3riversgem_mineral.tripod.com

19-20:  SPRINGFIELD, MO  Ozark Mountain Gem & Mineral Annual Show.  Sat 10 am - 5 pm; Sun 10 am - 4:30 pm.  Springfield Expo Convention Center, 333 S. John Q. Hammon Parkway, Springfield.  Contact:  Larry Lillich, omgms.57@gmail.com  www.omgms.rocks

18-20:  MASON, MI  Central Michigan Lapidary & Mineral Society Annual Show.  Fri 6 - 9 pm; Sat 10 am - 6 pm; Sun 11 am - 5 pm.  Ingham County Fairgrounds, Main Arena, 700 Ash St., Mason.  Contact:  L. Roger Laylin, (517) 349-3249  www.michrocks.org

19-20:  CLIO, MI  Flint Rock & Gem Club Annual Show.  Sat & Sun 10 am - 5 pm.  Carter Middle School, Rogers Lodge Dr., Clio.  Contact:  Bill Wendling, (810) 638-5796, bwrockbarn@centurytel.net  www.flintrockandgem.org

19-20:  COTTAGE GROVE, MN  Minnesota Mineral Club Annual Show.  Sat 10 am - 5 pm; Sun 10 am - 4 pm.  National Guard Training & Community Center, 8180 Belden Blvd., Cottage Grove.  Contact:  Maureen Scaglia, mascaglia@comcast.net

19-20:  DES MOINES, IA  Des Moines Lapidary Society Annual Show.  Sat 9 am - 5 pm; Sun 10 am - 4 pm.  Iowa State Fairgrounds, Knapp Animal Learning Center, North Gate at E33rd St. & E. University, Des Moines.  Contact:  Ken Belzer, dmls.2019show@dmlapidary.org

19-20:  CHICAGO HEIGHTS, IL  South Suburban Earth Science Club Annual Show.  10 am - 5 pm both days.  Praire State College, 202 South Halsted St., Chicago Heights.  Contact:  Jan Podbielski, jan@janskidesigns.com

26:  WOODBURY, MN  St. Croix Rockhounds Semi Annual Show.  9 am - 1 pm.  Valley Creek Mall, 1750 Weir Dr., St. Paul.  Contact:  David Rusterholz, (715) 760-0479

26-27:  EVANSVILLE, IN Evansville Lapidary Society Annual Show.  Sat 10 am - 5 pm; Sun 10 am - 4 pm.  CK Newsome Community Center, 100 E. Walnut St., Evansville.  Contact:  Sara Rappee, (812) 589-3079, sararappee@yahoo.com  www.evansvillelapidarysociety.com

26-27:  CUYAHOGA FALLS, OH  Summit Lapidary Club and Akron Mineral Society Semi-Annual Show.  10 am - 5 pm both days.  Emidio & Sons Expo Center, 48 East Bath Rd., Cuyahoga Falls.  Contact:  Gujo Kotch, (330) 929-3798; gemboree@outlook.com  www.summitlapidaryclub.com

26-27:  DAVENPORT, IA  Blackhawk Gem & Mineral Club Semi Annual Show.  Sat 10 am - 5 pm; Sun 11 am - 4 pm.  Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds, 2815 W. Locust St., Davenport.  Contact:  Craig or Kellie Moore, (563) 299-5740; kalsinean@gmail.com