General Meeting – September 13th Meeting Topic: Our upcoming Gem Show by Mark Hohn, Show Chairman Our meeting will mark 7 days until we need to be ready for show setup. We are getting down to showtime! We will also be handing out AMFS’ Future Rockhounds of America badges to all of our Young Tumblers […]
Category: Past Meeting Announcement
NO MEETING TONIGHT!! Our meeting this month is our annual picnic at Lake Wilderness Arboretum. See meeting info on below post.
Our picnic will be Sunday, August 5th at our regular location, Lake Wilderness Arboretum. Bob Wahlberg has reserved this space for us for several years. He has also moved the tables in and out for our use. We owe him a huge thanks for all the years he has done this for our Club!! Thank […]
Topic: Gemstones of Washington Bob Pattie gave a talk on the “Gemstones of Washington” at the NFMS Rock & Gem Show in Yakima earlier this year. His presentation was very well received. I thought we would all enjoy hearing his talk and Bob has agreed to repeat his presentation for us. Show ‘n Tell: […]
General Meeting – June 14th Topic: The current Hawaiian volcanic eruption. The USGS and HVO have put out a video on the current eruption of Halema’uma’u and the eruption history of Kilauea. Show ‘n Tell: Show off the volcanic (igneous) rocks in your collection. Magma erupts from volcanoes, the lava cools and forms rocks. Obsidian, […]
Board meeting on June 11th, 2018, at Wendy’s at 505 E Smith, Kent, WA 7:00 PM. The Board meeting follows the Show Committee meeting. Please plan on attending if you are curious as to what goes on behind the scene with our Club. Everyone is welcome to attend one or both meetings.
Our next show committee meeting will be before the board meeting on June 11th, 2018, at Wendy’s at 505 E Smith, Kent, WA 6:30 PM. We will meet prior to the monthly board meeting. If you are interested in helping organize and plan the show please attend. Show committee meeting starts at 6:30 with a short board […]
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 […]
April 12th – General Meeting: Rock Bingo Night We will need everyone to bring 3 items: polished rocks, slabs, crystals, clay baby, fossils, cabs, carving, jewelry, or a rock or fossil related item to contribute to our prize pool. Please wrap your donation in anything from gift wrap paper, newspaper, to a brown paper bag. […]
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 […]