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.

  1. What type of rock or mineral are you looking at? ______________________

Describe what you see. ________________________________________________________

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  1. What type of rock or mineral are you looking at? ______________________

Describe what you see. ________________________________________________________

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  1. What type of rock or mineral are you looking at? ______________________

Describe what you see. ________________________________________________________

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  1. What type of rock or mineral are you looking at? ______________________

Describe what you see. ________________________________________________________

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After looking at these 4 rocks/minerals what was the most interesting thing learned or saw in your rocks?

Earn an additional $3 Rock Bucks: Bring this completed sheet to a meeting with along with the above rocks or minerals. Then at Show ‘n Tell time tell us all about what you saw.

Updated: September 13, 2019 — 9:05 pm

Presidents Message

  •   A Note from the President’s Desk . . . We need a lot of volunteers. You can now sign-up online at our website under the tab Cascade Gem and Mineral Show. I suggest that you sign-up online before too much time passes so we know where we stand on covering all our bases. You can also text or call Mark and let him know when you can help out. We had to take a larger venue in order to have our show on the 3rd weekend of September as the college made a mistake and the Student Union was

Meeting Announcements

  • I am very proud of our Junior Tumbler’s. Alex Danneman, Isaiah Fu, Isabel Viejo, Alexa Viejo will have display cases at our Show. They each will be working on badges. Last year our Juniors did an outstanding job on their first time display cases and each earned their “Showmanship” badge.. This is the 2nd year for Alex and Isaiah and the first time for Isabel and Alexa. I am looking forward to seeing each of their cases.

  • The Young Tumblers (youth members) have their own door prize drawing at each meeting. We encourage our Young Tumblers to participate in Show ‘n Tell each month. We also have a section of our monthly newsletter for them only to earn Rock Bucks. Rock Bucks can be spent on the monthly raffle or the club auctions we have throughout the year. The website and newsletter now has your own section. Be sure to look at to see what’s new this month and any announcements.

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