CFMS Society Shows

This page lists upcoming CFMS Member Society/Club Shows and other events. Dealers are usually invited to attend shows and feature a wide selection of rocks, minerals, gems, jewelry and associated specialties. Shows also offer demonstrations, displays and activities for you to enjoy.
  • Rockhounds and jewelry lovers are sure to find treasures to admire and add to their collections!

  • If you want to learn about the hobby, come visit a club show in your community. Shows are an excellent time to meet members and find out what the club has to offer.
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A look back at the June 2015 CFMS Show in Lodi, CA
(Information about the 2016 CFMS Show will be posted soon)

CFMS invites its member socieities and clubs in good standing to post their shows or events on this page.  Use the Show Date Form to send your information for the CFMS newsletter and web site at the same time.  CLICK HERE FOR THE EMAIL FORM.               HOW TO MAIL SHOW INFO
 


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JULY 2015

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AUGUST 2015

August 7 - 9: NIPOMO, CA
Orcutt Mineral Society, Santa Maria
Nipomo High School
525 North Thompson Avenue
Hours: Fri & Sat 10 - 5; Sun 10 - 4
Contact: Wes Lingerfelt, (805) 929-3788
Website: www.omsinc.org


August 14 - 16: TEHACHAPI, CA
Tehachapi Valley Gem & Mineral Society
St. Malachy's Church
407 West E. Street
Hours: 9 - 5 daily
Contact: Chuck Overall, (661) 821-4650
Email: luckydogs5433@aol.com
Website: www.tvgms.org


August 22 - 23: SAN FRANCISCO, CA
San Francisco Gem & Mineral Society
San Francisco County Fair Building
9th Avenue & Lincoln Way
Hours: Sat. 10 - 6; Sun. 10 - 5
Contact: Ellen Nott
Email: ellen_nott@yahoo.com
Website: www.sfgms.org                      Show Page


August 29 -30: CONCORD, CA
Contra Costa Mineral & Gem Society
Centre Concord
5298 Clayton Road (near Ygnacio Valley Rd.)
Hours: 10 - 5 daily
Contact: Harry Nichandros, (925) 289-0454
Email: show-c@ccmgs.org
Website: www.ccmgs.org                   Show Page


SEPTEMBER 2015

September 19 - 20: CHICO, CA
Feather River Lapidary & Mineral Society, Oroville
Silver Dollar Fairgrounds
2357 Fair Street
Hours: Sat 9:30 - 5 daily
John Scott, (530) 343-3491
Email: jweazel@sbcglobal.net
Website: www.featherriverrocks.org     Show Page


September 19 - 20: REDWOOD CITY, CA
Sequoia Gem & Mineral Society
Community Activities Building
1400 Roosevelt Avenue
Hours: 10 - 5 daily
Contact: Carol Corden
Email: cordencarol@yahoo.com
Website: www.sequoiagemandmineralsociety.org   Show Page


September 26 - 27: DOWNEY, CA
Delvers Gem & Mineral Society
Elks Lodge
11233 Woodruff Avenue
Hours: Sat 9 - 5; Sun 9 - 4
Contact: Dale Hardwood (310) 217-0551
Email: nancyjbird@verizon.net


September 26 - 27: LODI, CA
Stockton Lapidary & Mineral Club
Lodi Grape Festival Grounds
413 East Lockford Street
Hours: 10 - 5 daily
Contact: Jerold Kyle, (209) 368-9411
Email: jeroldkyle@yahoo.com
Website: www.stocktonlapidary.com


September 26 - 27: MONTEREY, CA
Carmel Valley Gem & Mineral Society
Monterey Fairgrounds
2004 Fairgrounds Road
Hours: Sat 10 - 6; Sun 10 - 5
Contact: Janis Rovetti, (831) 372-1311
Email: janis12@sbcglobal.net


September 26 - 27: SANTA ROSA, CA
Santa Rosa Mineral & Gem Society
Wells Fargo Center for the Arts
50 Mark West Springs Road
Hours: Sat 10 - 6; Sun 10 - 5
Contact: Jolene, (707) 528-7610
Email: Jolene@srmgs.org
Website: www.srmgs.org                        Show Page


September 30 - October 4: YUCCA VALLEY, CA
Hi-Desert Rockhounds
Sportsman's Club of Joshua Tree
Hours: 9 - 6 daily
Contact: Judy Thompson, (760) 902-5340
Email: rogerthompson@mac.com
Website: www.jtsportsmansclub.com/gem.html


OCTOBER 2015

October 3 - 4: BORON, CA
Mojave Mineralogical Society
Boron Park
12000 Boron Avenue
Hours: 9 - 4 daily
Contact: Steve Breckenridge, (760) 559-0872
Email: rock5b@starband.net


October 3 - 4: VISTA, CA
Vista Gem & Mineral Society
Antique Gas & Steam Engine Museum
2040 North Santa Fe Avenue
Hours: Sat 10 - 5; Sun 10 - 4
Contact: Ray Pearce, (760) 535-5524
Email: vistarocksgms@gmail.com
Website: www.vistarocks.org


October 10 - 11: ANDERSON, CA
Shasta Gem & Mineral Society
Shasta District Fairgrounds
1890 Briggs Street
Hours: Sat. 9 - 5; Sun. 10 - 4
Contact: Kelley O'Leary, (530) 772-7133
Email: shastagemandmineral@gmail.com
Website: www.shastagemandmineral.com


October 10 - 11: GRASS VALLEY, CA
Nevada County Gem & Mineral Society
Nevada County Fairgrounds (Main Building)
11228 McCourtney Road
Hours: 10 - 5 daily
Contact: Wald-Tuttle, (530) 277-6195
Email: anitaw1t3@gmail.com
Website: www.ncgms.org


October 10 - 11: TRONA, CA
Searles Lake Gem & Mineral Society
SLG&MS Show Building
13337 Main Street
Hours: Sat 7 -  5; Sun 7 - 4
Jim & Bonnie Fairchild, (760) 372-5356
Email: slgms@iwvisp.com
Website: www1.iwvisp.com/tronagemclub    Show Pages


October 11: FALLBROOK, CA
Fallbrook Gem & Mineral Facility
123 West Alvarado Street
Hours: 9 - 4
Contact: (760) 728-1130
Email: fgms@sbcglobal.net
Website: www.fgms.org


October 17: WEST HILLS, CA
Woodland Hills Rock Chippers
First United Methodist Church
22700 Sherman Way
Hours: 10 - 5
Contact: Anita Niles, (818) 349-2943
Email: info@rockchippers.org
Website: www.rockchippers.org        Show Page


October 17 - 18: PLACERVILLE, CA
El Dorado County Mineral & Gem Society
El Dorado County Fairgrounds
100 Placerville Drive
Hours: 10 - 5 daily
Contact: Karen Newlin, (530) 676-2472
Email: info@rockandgemshow.org
Website: www.eldoradorocks.org      Show Page


October 24 - 25: LOS ALTOS, CA
Peninsula Gem & Geology Society
Los Altos Youth Center
One No. San Antonio Road
Hours: 10 - 5 daily
Contact: Steve Jobe, (408) 834-5384
Email: steve_jobe@sbcglobal.net
Website: www.pggs.org
                    Show Page

NOVEMBER 2015

November 7 - 8: ANAHEIM, CA
American Opal Society
The Phoenix Club
1340 South Sanderson Avenue
Hours: Sat 10 - 6; Sun 10 - 5
Contact: Veronica Purpura, (714) 501-9959
Email: info@opalsociety.org
Website: www.opalsociety.org/


November 7 - 8: RIDGECREST, CA
Indian Wells Gem & Mineral Society
Desert Empire Fairgrounds
520 South Richmond Road
Hours: 8 - 5 daily
Contact: John DeRosa, (760) 375-7905
Email: jfrocks@dslextreme.com


November 21 - 22: APPLE VALLEY, CA
Valley Gem Gem & Mineral Club
Victor Valley Museum
11873 Apple Valley Road (x Bear Valley Rd.)
Hours: Sat 9 - 5; Sun 9 - 3
Contact: Cyndy Mandell, 760.508.1080, 760.508.1080
Email: cynmandell@me.com
Website: www.vvgmc.org


DECEMBER 2015

December 5 - 6: LAKESIDE, CA
El Cajon Valley Gem & Mineral Society
Lakeside Rodeo Grounds
12584 Mapleview Street
Hours: Sat 9 - 5; Sun 9 - 4
Mary Ness, (619) 449-0759
Email: ecvgms@gmail.com
Website: www.ecvgms.com





2016

March 4 - 6: NEWARK, CA
Mineral & Gem Society of Castro Valley
Newark Pavilion
6430 Thornton Avenue
Hours: Fri & Sat 10 - 6; Sun 10 - 5
Contact: Cathy Miller, (510) 887-9007
Email: showchair@mgscv.org
Website: www.mgscv.org


March 5 - 6: ARCADIA, CA
Monrovia Rockhounds
Los Angeles Arboretum-Ayres Hall
301 Baldwin Avenue
Hours: 9:00 - 4:30 daily
Contact: Jo Anna Ritchey, (626) 358-1624,
Email: joannaritchey@gmail.com
Website: www.Moroks.com


March 12 - 13: SPRECKELS, CA
Spreckel's Veterans Hall
5th & Llano Streets
Hours: 10 - 5 daily
Contact: Karin Salomon, (831) 375-5233
Email: k1.salomon72@yahoo.com
Website: www.salinasrockandgem.com


March 5 - 6: VENTURA, CA
Ventura Gem & Mineral Society
Ventura County Fairgrounds
10 West Harbor Blvd.
Hours: Sat 10 - 5; Sun 10 - 4
Contact: Show Chair, (805) 312-8467
Email: info@VGMS.org
Website: www.vgms.org




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