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CFMS Society & Club Show Calendar

CFMS CLUB & SOCIETY SHOWS
This page lists upcoming CFMS Member Society/Club Shows and CFMS Conventions.

Societies/Clubs invite Dealers to shows to feature selections of rocks, minerals, gems, jewelry and associated specialties.  Shows can also offer demonstrations, displays and activities for you to enjoy.  If you want to learn about the hobby, be sure to visit a show in your community.  It's an excellent time to meet members and find out what the society or club has to offer.
CFMS encourages its Member Societies and Clubs in good standing to post their shows on this page. Events sponsored by other organizations will NOT be posted.  

Please use the ONLINE SHOW DATE FORM to send your information.  When you use the online form,  a copy will go to the Show Date Coordinator and be printed in the CFMS Newsletter.  A copy will also go to the CFMS Webmaster and posted on this show calendar.   If unable to use the online form, CLICK HERE for a format to use for email or mail.

Publicize your Show for Free!  We suggest that you post your show on the Rock & Gem Magazine's Show List.
Your show will appear on the Rock & Gem Magazine's online show list and, a month or so before your show date, it will be published it in the magazine itself.  Many rockhounds watch this list.
Rock & Gem Magazine Click here to go to Rock & Gem's Online Show Submittal Form.
For information about Rock & Gem Magazine, visit www.rockngem.com

Have a Great Show!

2019 Shows

APRIL

April 5, 6 & 7: VISTA, CA
Vista Gem & Mineral Society
Antique Gas & Steam Engine Museum
2040 North Santa Fe
Hours: 9 - 5 daily
Contact: Kurt Kluey, (760) 917-5781
Email: klueysgems@yahoo.com
Website: vistarocks.org

April 13 - 14: MARIPOSA, CA
Mariposa Gem & Mineral Society
Mariposa County Fairgrounds
5007 Fairgrounds Road (South of Mariposa off Hwy 49)
Hours: Sat 10 - 5; Sun 10 - 4
Contact: Meredith Meehan
Email: mgmc@sti.net
Website: mariposagemclub.org      Show Page

April 13 - 14: PASO ROBLES, CA
Santa Lucia Rockhounds
Paso Robles Event Center
2198 Riverside Avenue
Hours: 10 - 5 Daily
Contact: Kim Noyes, (805) 610-0603
Email: kimnoyes@gmail.com
Website: slrockhounds.org       Show Page

April 13 - 14: THOUSAND OAKS, CA
Conejo Gem & Mineral Club
Borchard Park Community Center
190 Reino Road
Hours: 10 - 5 Saturday; 10 - 5, Sunday 10 - 4
Contact: Chuck Borchart, (805) 551-9946
Email: borchartcme@gmail.com
Website: cgamc.org

April 27 - 28: LANCASTER
Antelope Valley Gem & Mineral Society
Antelope Valley Fairgrounds
2551 West Avenue H  (Hwy. 14 & Ave. H)
Hours: 10 - 5 daily
Contact: Susan Chaisson-Walblom, (661) 406-0143
Email: slchaisson@yahoo.com
Website: avgem.weebly.com

April 27 - 28: RENO, NV
Reno Gem & Mineral Society
Reno Sparks Livestock Event Center
1350 North Wells Avenue
Hours: Sat 10 - 5; Sun 10 - 4
Contact: Daniel Ellis, (775) 229-4420
Email: sailondan55@aol.com
Website: renorockhounds.com

April 27 - 28: SANTA CRUZ, CA
Santa Cruz Mineral & Gem Society
Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium
307 Church Street
Hours: 10 - 5 daily
Contact: Sarah Hawklyn
Email: shawklyn@yahoo.com
Website: scrockngem.org       Show Page


MAY

May 3, 4, 5 & 6: YUCAIPA, CA
Yucaipa Valley Gem & Mineral Society
Yucaipa Music & Arts Festival
Yucaipa Blvd and Adams Street
Hours: Fri 6 pm-10 pm;  Sat 12 noon-10 pm:  Sun 12 noon-6 pm
Contact: Chuck Barlick, (813) 767-6718
Email: res09ayd@verizon.net
Website: yvgms.org

May 4 - 5: JACKSON, CA
Amador County Gem & Mineral Society
Kennedy Mine
12594 Kennedy Mine Rd (off Hwys 49/88)
Hours: 10 - 4 daily
Contact: Gaylene Lichty, (916) 698-9853
Email: mountaingirl@volcano.net
Website: amadorgemandmineral.org

May 4 - 5: ANAHEIM, CA
Searchers Gem & Mineral Society
Brookhurst Community Center
2271 W. Crescent Avenue
Hours: Sat 10 - 5; Sun 10 - 4:30
Contact: Margaret Hogarth, (909) 815-3045
Email: hogarth.m@gmail.com
Website: searchersrocks.org


JUNE

June 7, 8 & 9: LA HABRA, CA
North Orange County Gem & Mineral Society
La Habra Community Center
101 W. La Habra Blvd.
Hours: Fri 5 - 8; Sat 10 - 8 & Sun 10 - 4
Contact: Armando Perdoza, (909) 598-2456
Email: forestandsun@yahoo.com
Website: www.nocgms.com

June 8 - 9:  GLENDORA, CA
Glendora Gems
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 29 - 30: CULVER CITY, CA
Culver City Rock & Mineral Club
Veterans Memorial Auditorium
4117 Overland Blvd
Hours: Sat 10 - 6; Sun 10 - 5
Contact: Janice Metz, (310) 850-4398
Email: culvercityrocks35@gmail.com
Website: culvercityrocks.org        Show Page

June 29 - 30: ESCONDIDO, CA
Palomar Gem & Mineral Club
California Center for the Arts
340 N. Escondido Blvd.
Hours: 10 - 5 daily
Contact: Michele Shephard
Email: pgmcshow@palomargem.org
Website: palomargem.org      Show Page


JULY
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AUGUST

August 2, 3 & 4: NIPOMO, CA
Orcutt Mineral Society
Nipomo High School
525 Thompson Avenue
Hours: Fri-Sat 10 - 5, Sun 10 -4
Contact: Wayne Mills, (805) 481-3495
Email: wwmills50@hotmail.com
Website: omsinc.org

August 3 - 4: SAN FRANCISCO, CA
San Francisco Gem & Mineral Society
San Francisco County Fair Building
9th Avenue & Lincoln Way, Golden Gate Park, S.F. County Fair Bldg.
Hours: Sat. 10 - 6; Sun. 10 - 5
Contact: Ellen Nott
Email: ellel_nott@yahoo.com
Website: sfgms.org


SEPTEMBER

September 21: LONG BEACH, CA
Long Beach Mineral & Gem Society
Expo Arts Center
4321 Atlantic Avenue
Hours: 10:00 - 5:00
Contact: Carol Kron and Karin Alvarez, (562) 577-9044
Email: lbmineralgemsociety@gmail.com

September 21 - 22: CHICO, CA
Feather River Lapidary & Mineral Society
Silver Dollar Fairgrounds
2357 Fair Street
Hours: Sat 9:30 - 5; Sun 9:30 - 4
Lori Millard, (530) 533-2968
Email: lorimillard58@yahoo.com
Website: www.featherriverrocks.org

September 21 - 22: MONTEREY, CA
Carmel Valley Gem & Mineral Society
Monterey Fairgrounds
2004 Fairgrounds Road
Hours: 10 - 5 daily
Contact: Janis Rovetti, (831) 372-1311
Email: janis12@sbcglobal.net
Website: cvgms.rocks

September 28 - 29: LODI, CA
Stockton Lapidary & Mineral Club
Lodi Grape Festival Grounds
413 East Lockford Street
Hours: 10 - 5 daily
Contact: Mike Mathis, (510) 301-3612
Email: mmathis@nwp.org
Website: stocktonlapidary.org       Show Page


OCTOBER

October 5 - 6: GRASS VALLEY, CA
Nevada County Gem & Mineral Society
Nevada County Fairgrounds
11228 McCourtney Road
Hours: Sat 10 - 5, Sun 10 - 4
Contact: Mitchell Frank Van Hecke, (530) 575-4252
Email: 4vanclan5@att.net
Website: ncgms.org      Show Page

October 12 - 13: TRONA, CA
Searles Lake Gem & Mineral Society
Trona Gem Building
13337 Main Street
Hours: Sat 7:30 - 5:00;  Sun 7:30 - 3:00
Contact: Jim & Bonnie Fairchild, (760) 372-5356
Email: slgms@iwvisp.com
Website: iwvisp.com/tronagemclub

October 19: WEST HILLS, CA
Woodland Hills Rock Chippers
First United Methodist Church
22700 Sherman Way
Hours: 10 - 5
Contact: Virginia Rotramel, whrc@rockchippers.org
Email: whrc@rockchippers.org
Website: rockchippers.org       Show Page

October 19 - 20: PLACERVILLE, CA
El Dorado County Mineral & Gem Society
El Dorado County Fairgrounds
100 Placerville Drive
Hours: 10 - 5 daily
Contact: Debbie Winterson
Email: info@rockandgemshow.org
Website: eldoradorocks.org      Show Page

October 19 - 20: SANTA ROSA, CA
Santa Rosa Mineral & Gem Society
The Veterans Memorial
1351 Maple Avenue
Hours: Sat 10 - 6; Sun 10 - 5
Contact: Jolene Coon, (707) 849-9551
Website: jolene4srmgs@gmail.com
Website: srmgs.org       Show Page

October 26 - 27: SACRAMENTO, CA
Sacramento Mineral Society
Scottish Rite Temple
6151 H Street
Hours: Sat 10 - 5; Sun 10 - 4
Contact: Alyssa Meiszinger, (916) 205-4441
Email: webadmin@sacramentomineralsociety.org
Web Site: sacramentomineralsociety.org      Show Page


NOVEMBER

November 2 - 3: ANAHEIM, CA
American Opal Society
Business Expo Center
1960 S. Anaheim Way
Hours: Sat 10 - 6; Sun 10 - 5
Contact: Veronica Purpura, (714) 501-9959
Email: info@opalsociety.org
Website: opalsociety.org/       Show Page

November 2 - 3: CONCORD, CA
Contra Costa Mineral & Gem Society
Centre Concord
5298 Clayton Road
Hours: 10 - 5 daily
Contact: Mike Hopkins
Email: mhopkins@ironhorsedesign.net
Website: contracostamineralandgemsociety.org       Show Page

November 9 - 10: YUBA CITY, CA
Sutter Buttes Gem & Mineral Society
Yuba-Sutter Fairgrounds, Franklin Hall
442 Franklin Blvd
Hours: Sat 10 - 5; Sun 10 - 4
Contact: Karen Horita, (916) 677-6696
Email: horita@comcast.net
Website: sutterbuttesgemmin.org


DECEMBER
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2020 Shows


JANUARY thru JUNE 2020

January 18 - 19: EXETER, CA
Tule Gem & Mineral Society, Visalia
Exeter Veterans' Memorial Building
324 N. Kaweah Avenue
Hours: Sat 10 - 5;  Sun 10 - 4
Contact: Gayle Bingaman (559) 802-6029
Email: bandgbing@aol.com
Website: tulegem.com

CFMS LogoMark Your Calendars Now!
June 25 - 28, 2020
81st CFMS SHOW & CONVENTION
Grape Festival Fairgrounds
Lodi, California

Hosted by the California Federation of Mineralogical Societies

Show details will be posted as they develop. 


JULY thru DECEMBER 2020

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Calendar last updated: 04/22/2019
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