September 2018

7-9:  TOLEDO, OH  Toledo Gem & Rockhound Club Annual Show.  Fri 7-8 pm.; Sat 10 am - 6 pm; Sun 11 am - 5 pm.  Stranahan Theater & Exhibit Hall, 4645 Heatherdowns, Toledo.  Contact:  Steve Shimatski; (419) 861-0147; sjs132@gmail.com

7-9:  GREENFIELD, IN  The 500 Earth Sciences Club of Indianapolis Annual Show.  Fri & Sat 10 am - 7 pm; Sun 10 am - 4 pm.  Hancock County Fairgrounds, 620 Apple St., Greenfield.  Contact:  Cheryl Hamilton, 3507 Luewan Dr., Indianapolis  46235; (317) 897-6639; clhamilton1951@gmail.com

8:  STODDARD, WI  Coulee Rock Club Swap  10 am - 3 pm.  Stoddard Village Park, 500 Division St., Stoddard.

15:  ROCKFORD, IL  Rock River Valley Gem & Mineral Society Rock Swap.  9:30 am - 4 pm.  Odd Fellows Lodge, 6219 Forest Hills Rd., Rockford.  Contact:  Duane Cushing, 11717 Waidi Ave, Machesney Park 61115; (815) 218-5011; tcdc78@comcast.net

14-16: HOLLAND, MI  Tulip City Gem & Mineral Club Annual Show. Fri 10-8; Sat 10-7; Sun 11-5.  Soccer Stop Sportsplex, 5 River Hills Drive, Holland.  Contact Sue Goedert, (616) 452-7843, sonbeams2000@yahoo.com.

15-16:  HOWELL, MI  Livingston Gem & Mineral Society Annual Show.  Sat 10 am - 5 pm; Sun 10 am - 4 pm.  Hartland Educational Support Center, 9525 E. Highland Rd., Howell.  Contact:  Ed Oller, 68 Ganges Blvd, Swarty Creek 48473; (810) 241-8801

21-23:  LINCOLN, MO  Mozarkite Society of Lincoln Annual Show, Fri & Sat 9 am - 5 pm; Sun 9 am - 3 pm.  Mike Hare Memorial Field, Behind Bulls Eye, Under the Water Tower, Lincoln.  Contact:  Karl David Parsons, 21952 Golden School Rd., Cole Camp  65325; (301) 641-6188; moarkiterocks@gmail.com

22:  PORTAGE, MI  Kalamazoo Geological & Mineral Society Rock Swap and Tailgate.  9 am - 1 pm.  St. Michael Lutheran Church Parking Lot, 7211 Oakland Dr., Portage.  Contact:  Dennis Guy; (260) 651-1314; dguy3@charter.net

28-30:  JOPLIN, MO  Tri-State Gem & Mineral Club Annual Show.  Fri & Sat 9 am - 5 pm; Sun 9 am - 3 pm.  Joplin Historical & Mineral Museum, 504 Schifferdecker Ave, Joplin.  Contact Chris Wiseman, P O box 555, Joplin  64802; (417) 623-1180; jmc-cwiseman@sbcglobal.net

29-30:  BELLEVIEW 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, (508) 803-4888; wbarr@umich.edu; Tom Morris, Sr., 4583 Shenandoah, Allen Park 48101; (313) 278-5064

29-30:  OSHKOSH, WI  Oshkosh Earth Science Club Annual Show.  Sat 9 am - 5 pm; Sun 10 am - 4 pm.  Sunnyview Expo Center, 500 E. County Rd. Y, Oskhosk.  Contact:  Ann Voges, 615 Monroe St., Neenah  54956; (920) 725-1640; hankemps@milwpc.com

29-30:  TRAVERSE CITY, MI  Grand Traverse Area Rock & Mineral Club Annual Show.  Sat 10 am - 5 pm; Sun 11 am - 4 pm.  Cherryland VFW Hall (Post 2780), 3400 Veterans Dr., Traverse City.  Contact:  Pierre LaFoille, 11788 Snowfield Ct., Traverse City 49686; pals0210@gmail.com

29-30:  NASHVILLE, IN  Brown County Rock & Mineral Club Annual Show.  Sat 10 am - 6 pm; Sun 10 am - 5 pm.  Brown County History Center, 90 E Gould St., Nashville.  Contact:  Rhonda Dunn, (812) 320-6237; bcrmc2010@gmail.com