Meeting Topic: Our upcoming Cascade Gem & Mineral Show by Mark We will have a display case at the meeting so that everyone that is putting in a display know what they have to work with. We really need volunteers for the show so be prepared to signup to help out on September 21st and/or […]
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Lake Wilderness Arboretum Annual Picnic Potluck – Sunday, August 11th Setup 11 am. Potluck lunch served at 12 noon. If you attend church and are a little late – that’s okay too. Mark your calendar now and plan on attending! It’s always so enjoyable visiting with each other outside of our club meetings. This is […]
TOPIC: A speaker from “Better Than Diamond” regarding lab grown gems. Come and learn all about lab grown gems. Our speaker is from right here in the Seattle area. It should be a very interesting meeting! Show ‘n Tell: Bring your favorite faceted gems or finds from the recent CMS field trip to First Creek.
Our regular Board Meeting is at 7 pm. Wendy’s Restaurant located at 505 E Smith St, Kent, WA 98030 We are now holding regular Show Committee meetings before the Board meeting at 6:30 pm. You do not need to be a Board Member or on a Show Committee in order to attend. You are always […]
Meeting Topic: This is our annual “Rock Bingo” night. It’s spring break so our youngsters can attend without the worry of school the next day. It’s a fun night that everyone enjoys. Everyone is to bring 3 items for prizes. It can be rocks, fossils, minerals, crystals, lapidary item or any other related item. It […]
Meeting has been cancelled due to weather. They are forecasting a new snow storm Thursday afternoon/evening.
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 […]
Topic: CMS Member Rich Russell is going to give a demonstration on faceting. Show ‘n Tell: Picture rocks and picture thunder eggs,
Our annual holiday dinner is coming upon us fast! Please mark your calendars and plan to attend. Sunday, December 16th. Setup is at 12 noon with dinner at 1 pm. Club members and their families, and guests are welcome to join us. The Club provides turkey, ham and holiday punch (non-alcoholic). Members are asked to […]
General Meeting – November 8th Meeting Topic: Professor Katy Shaw, Geology Dept., Green River College She will about collecting samples and identifying mineral formations at hydrothermal (smokers) vents in the Endeavor Segment of the Juan de Fuca Ridge. I would like to show our support for Prof. Shaw and her taking the time out of […]