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January 2019 – Earn Rock Bucks

Tell US What You See Earn $2 Rock Bucks or $5 Rock Bucks Complete the form. Print it out and bring to the January meeting. Earn $2 Rock Bucks: Look at 4 rocks or minerals in your collection with a magnifying glass or microscope. Then describe below what you see. What type of rock or […]

December 2018 – Presidents Message

We have had a very successful year! December 2017 our membership was 41 families with 59 active members. Our November 2018 membership is 72 families with 95 active members. We are nearing what AFMS and NFMS consider a large group – 100 members. After a 5 year absence, CMS resumed their Cascade Rock and Gem […]

Presidents Message

  • Mark and I are happy to announce that our Cascade Rock and Gem Show will be held on September 20 (setup), 21 & 22 (show), 2019. The same 3rd weekend of September as last year. Mark, Charlie, Pete and I met at Green River College and viewed the only facility they have large enough for us and is available on “our” weekend. Our show will be held this year in the gym. It is 10,000 sq. ft. of wide open space that can accommodate up to 60 booths. The gym does come with increased costs though. As a comparison, last […]

Meeting Announcements

  • General Meeting – February 14th

    Meeting has been cancelled due to weather. They are forecasting a new snow storm Thursday afternoon/evening.

  • General Meeting – March 14th

    March’s meeting program is on rock displays. We know all of us are rock hounds and have rocks everywhere. This is your chance to show off your hobby. Merriann has requested that you send her photos of your display of rocks, minerals or fossils. It can be either indoor or outdoor rock displays, large or small. It can also be any lapidary project: a bowl, bolo-tie, lamp, clock, rock display, outdoor wall, rock pile, etc. Please send Merriann the photos as soon as possible so she can create the February presentation on rock displays. Please, if possible, include the name and […]

  • Board Meeting – Monday, February 11th

    Board meeting has been cancelled due to weather conditions!  

  • Young Tumblers

    We will soon be starting regular Young Tumbers meetings. The website now has your own section. Be sure to look at to see what’s new this month and any announcements.

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