It is a beautiful spot to enjoy the sunny afternoon, potluck, rock auction, socializing and the gardens. Guests and children are always welcome!
As usual we are going to have nice rocks and specimen’s up for auction at great prices!
(Our picnic replaces our regular general meeting for August. There is no meeting on August 10th.)
After the picnic you can always go swimming at Lake Wilderness. They have a nice beach and plenty of parking or a very short walk from our picnic area. The beach area also has great shade areas among the trees while you watch the kids play in the water.
In case you have not noticed, our Club member Roger Danneman has taken over as CMS Field Trip Guide. He has been working hard on setting up field trips, checking out the sites beforehand and then leading the trips. Thank you very much for taking over this very time consuming job! At our April general meeting we had 6 volunteers offer their help wherever needed. I want to thank each of you very much for volunteering. We will have sign up sheets at the May thru August meetings for the kids table, greeting tables, raffle tickets, silent auction table and […]
General Meeting – May 7th Kat will be presenting the awards our club won at NFMS regional meeting at the Yakima Rock and Gem Show. She will also be presenting the awards our club won at the past AFMS national meeting held April 4-8, 2018 in Raleigh, NC. Speaker: Roger Danneman, Field Trip Guide Roger will be showing us what he has found on our field trips the past 2 years. He will also go over what basic rockhounding tools we need. Then we will have a short segment on packing an emergency preparedness bag for the car. Show ‘n Tell: Show […]
Just a reminder that our monthly Show Committee meeting will be at: May 7th – Monday Wendy’s Restaurant, 505 E Smith St, Kent, WA 98030 Show Committee meeting @ 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm Anyone that has volunteered to help at the show please plan on attending this meeting. Time is getting short and it’s all hands on deck. This is a status meeting meeting on various areas of the show. Also the time to ask for input from others or to request additional volunteers if you are committee chair. We need additional show volunteers so please seriously consider volunteering and […]