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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The "Strike Gold" 2016 CFMS Show will be held September 16-18
El Dorado County Fairgrounds, Placerville, CA
See Listing Below

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
 


2016

FEBRUARY

February 12 - 21: INDIO, CA
San Gorgonio Mineral & Gem Society
Riverside County Fair & National Date Festival
82-503 Highway 111
Hours: 10 - 10 daily
Contact: Bert Grisham, (915) 849-1674
Email: bert67@verizon.net


February 20 - 21: ANTIOCH, CA
Antioch Gem Club
Contra Costa County Fairgrounds
1201 West 10th Street
Hours: 10 - 5 daily
Contact: Brenda Miguel, (925) 301-6957
Email: brenda.miguel@yahoo.com
Website: www.antiochlapidaryclub.com



MARCH

February 27 - 28: VALLEJO, CA
Vallejo Gem & Mineral Society
Solano County Fairgrounds, Mc Cormack Hall
900 Fairgrounds Drive
Hours: 10 - 5 daily
Contact: Dan Wolke, 707 334-2950
Email: dncwolke@sbcglobal.net
Website: www.vjgems.org


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 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


March 12 - 13: SAN MARINO, CA
Pasadena Lapidary Society
San Marino Masonic Center
3130 Huntington Drive
Hours: Sat 10 - 6, Sun 10 - 5
Contact: Marcia Goetz, (626) 260-7239
Email: joenmar1@verizon.net
Website: www.pasadenalapidarysociety.org


March 12 - 13: SPRECKELS, CA,
Spreckel's Veterans Hall
5th & Llano Streets
Hours: 10 - 5 daily
Contact: Karin Salomon, (831) 375-5233
Email: kcbakes27@yahoo.com
Website: www.salinasrockandgem.com


March 12 - 13: TURLOCK, CA
Mother Lode Mineral Society, Modesto
Stanislaus County Fairgrounds
900 North Broadway
Hours: 10 - 5 daily
Contacts: Bud & Terry McMillin, (209) 524-3494
Email: Bud.mcmillin.b7yj@statefarm.com
Website: www.motherlodemineralsociety.com                Show Page


March 19 - 20: LEMOORE, CA
Lemoore Gem & Mineral Society
Lemoore Trinity Hall
470 Champion Street
Hours: Sat 10 - 6; Sun 10 - 4
Contact: Christopher Wertinberger, (559) 309-3433
Email: kim-morrell@hotmail.com


March 26 - 27: ANGELS CAMP, CA
Calaveras Gem & Mineral Society
Calaveras County Fairgrounds
101 Frogtown Road
Hours: Sat 10 - 5; Sun 10 - 4
Contact: Dave Muster
Email: mustersgems@yahoo.com
Website: www.calaverasgemandmineral.org


March 26- 27: ROSEVILLE, CA
Roseville Rock Rollers Gem & Mineral Society
Placer County Fairgrounds
800 All American Blvd (off Washington)
Hours: Sat 10 - 5; Sun 10 - 4
Contact: Gloria Marie, (916) 216-1114
Email: gloriarosevillerockrollers@gmail.com
Website: www.rockrollers.com              Show Page



APRIL

April 2 - 3: CHICO, CA
Paradise Gem & Mineral Society
Silver Dollar Fairgrounds
2357 Fair Street
Hours: 10 - 5 daily
Contact: Kevin Wright, (530) 534-8364
Website: http://pgmclub.wix.com/paradise-gem-and-mineral-club


April 2 - 3: TORRANCE, CA
South Bay Lapidary & Mineral Society
Ken Miller Recreation Center
3341 Torrance Blvd (entrance on Madrona Ave)
Hours: Sat. 10 - 5; Sun. 10 - 4
Contact: Larry Hoskinson / Leslie Neff, (310) 318-2170
Email: lesneff@aol.com

April 8 - 10: VISTA, CA
Vista Gem & Mineral Society
Antique Gas & Steam Engine Museum
2040 North Santa Fe Avenue
Hours: 9 - 5 daily
Contact: Ray Pearce, (760) 726-7570
Email: raysrocks@cox.net


April 9 - 10: MARIPOSA, CA
Mariposa Gem & Mineral Society
Mariposa County Fairgrounds
5005 Fairgrounds Road (south of Mariposa on Hwy49)
Hours: Sat 10 - 6; Sun 10 - 4
Contact: Martin Fodin, (209) 742-4036
Email: martin@safarigold.com
Website: www.camineralmuseum.com


April 16 - 17: SAN JOSE, CA
Santa Clara Valley Gem & Mineral Society
Santa Clara County Fairgrounds
344 Tully Road
Hours: 10 - 5 daily
Contact: June Harris, (408) 265-1422
Email: info@scvgms.org
Website: www.scvgms.org


April 16 - 17: THOUSAND OAKS, CA
Conejo Gem & Mineral Club
Borchard Park Community Center
190 Reino Road at Borchard Road
Hours: 10 - 5 daily
Contact: Robert Sankovich, (805) 494-7734
Email: rmsorca@roadrunner.com
Website: www.cgamc.org


April 23 - 24: ESCONDIDO, CA
Palomar Gem & Mineral Club
California Center for the Arts
340 N. Escondido Blvd.
Hours: Sat 10 - 5; Sun 10 - 4
Contact: Gayle Hamilton, (760) 726-0131
Email: gemshow@palomargem.org
Website: www.palomargem.org


April 23 - 24: PASO ROBLES, CA
Santa Lucia Rock Hounds
Paso Robles Event Center
2198 Riverside Ave.
Hours: Sat 10 - 5; Sun 10 – 4
Contact: Mike Judy, (805) 238-4469
Email: mrhaludy@gmail.com
Website: www.slrockhounds.org



MAY

May 7 - 8: JACKSON, CA
Amador County Gem & Mineral Society
Kennedy Mine
12594 Kennedy Mine Rd (off Hwys 49/88)
Hours: 10 – 4 daily
Contact: Gaylene Lichty, (209) 245-5388
Email: mountaingirl@volcano.net
Website: www.amadorgemandmineral.org


May 13 - 15: YUCAIPA, CA
Yucaipa Valley Gem & Mineral Society
Yucaipa Music & Arts Festival
Adams St. & Yucaipa Blvd
Hours: Fri 6 - 9; Sat 11 - 10, Sun. 12 - 6
Contact: Lee Peterson, (909) 794-0731
Email: res09ayd@verizon.net
Website: www.yvgms.org



JUNE

June 3 - 5:  LA HABRA, CA
North Orange County Gem & Mineral Society
La Habra Community Center
101 W. La Habra Blvd.
Hours: Fri 5 - 8; Sat 10 - 6; Sun 10 - 5
Contact: Don Warthen, 626-330-8974
Email: odwarthen@verizon.net
Website: www.nocgms.com


June 4 - 5: GLENDORA, CA
Glendora Gems & Mineral Society
Goddard Middle School
859 E. Sierra Madre Avenue
Hours: Sat. 10 - 5; Sun 10 - 4
Contact: Bonnie Bidwell, (626) 963-4638
Email: Ybidwell2@aol.com


June 25 - 26: CULVER CITY, CA
Culver City Rock & Mineral Club
Veterans Memorial Auditorium
4117 Overland Blvd (@Culver Blvd, Near the 405 & 10 Freeways)
Hours: Sat 10 - 6; Sun 10 - 5
Contact: Janice Metz, (310) 850-4398
Email: janicemtz@yahoo.com
Website: www.culvercityrocks.org


JULY

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AUGUST

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SEPTEMBER

September 16 - 18: PLACERVILLE, CA
77th CFMS Show & Convention
Hosted by El Dorado County Mineral & Gem Society
El Dorado County Fairgrounds
100 Placerville Drive
Hours: Fri - Sun 10 - 5 daily
Contact: Barbara Terrill, 530 676-2375
Email: info@rockandgemshow.org
Website: CFMS Show Web Site Coming Soon
 


September 17 - 18: CHICO, CA
Feather River Lapidary & Mineral Society, Oroville
Silver Dollar Fairgrounds
2357 Fair Street
Hours: Sat 9:30 - 5; Sun 9:30 - 4
John Scott, (530) 321-6331
Email: jweazel@sbcglobal.net
Website: www.featherriverrocks.org


September 24 - 25: LODI, CA
Stockton Lapidary & Mineral Club
Lodi Grape & Harvest 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 24 - 25: SANTA ROSA, CA
Santa Rosa Mineral & Gem Society
Wells Fargo Center for the Art
50 Mark West Springs Road
Hours: Sat 10 - 6; Sun 10 - 5
Contact: Jolene Coon
Website: www.srmgs.org



OCTOBER
October 8 - 9: TRONA, CA
Searles Lake Gem & Mineral Society
SLGM Show Building
13337 Main Street
Hours: Sat 7 - 5; Sun 7 - 4
Jim and Bonnie Fairchild, (760) 372-5356
Email: slgms@iwvisp.com
Website: www1.iwvisp.com/tronagemclub



NOVEMBER

November 19 - 20: OXNARD, CA
Oxnard Gem & Mineral Society
Oxnard Performing Arts Center
800 Hobson Way
Hours: Sat. 10 - 5; Sun. 10 - 4
Contact: Diane Cook, (805) 647-8517
Email: johndianedaisy@yahoo.com
Website: www.oxnardgem.com       Show Page



DECEMBER

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