Houston Gem & Mineral Society Annual Show
R. Ford - 11/29/2022
Houston Gem & Mineral Society’s 69th Annual Show By Rachel Ford I recently attended the 69th Annual Houston Gem and Mineral Society Show November 11-13, 2022 at the Humble Civic Center as a vendor. I have been either attending or vending at this show for over 15 years. As an on-and-off again fo...
Buena Vista Contin-Tail Gem, Mineral, & Fossil Show
Brad Hicks - 9/2/2022
Review of the Contin-Tail Gem, Mineral & Fossil Show in Buena Vista, Colorado By Brad Hicks I headed to Buena Vista, Colorado, last weekend for a gem and mineral show that I’d heard a lot of good things about, the Contin-Tail Gem, Mineral & Fossil Show. I drove down from Denver, about a 130-m...
G&LW Tucson Gem Show / Holidome (Sept.)
R. Ford - 9/3/2022
#GemAd Member G&LW, Inc. Tucson Gem Show / Holidome (Sept.) Tucson, Arizona September 1-4, 2022 The September Tucson show is compiled of history and culture, just like the city itself. Put your creative mind to work when coming to the show. If you can imagine it, then we’ve got it. The exhibit hall ...
AAPS (Association of Applied Paleontological Sciences) - 5/12/2023
Brad,Another fossil theft, this one took place in Cheyenne Wyoming over the past weekend. The theft has been reported, and we are asking your help. I'm attaching a PDF of the stolen items with links to enlargements of each panel of the PDF. Please take a look and contact Joshua directly if you ar...
Rincon Trading Co., LLC
Turquoise Today What is Turquoise? Turquoise is an opaque, soft gemstone formed as volcanic rocks react with deposits of copper brought by water. Its natural color ranges from yellow-green to blue-green with brown, gray, or black veining. Over the years, this stone has proven to be one of jewelry ...
By Helen Serras-Herman - 4/28/2023
Ten Canyons on or near Navajoland - Part 2 By Helen Serras-Herman Wupatki National Monument The Wupatki National Monument is situated just north of Flagstaff, Arizona, immediately outside the Navajo Reservation, within an area known as The Painted Desert, which displays spectacular zig-zag patte...
By Helen Serras-Herman - 4/26/2023
Ten Canyons on or near Navajoland - Part 1 By Helen Serras-Herman There are ten canyons in northern Arizona with spectacular landscapes, bursting with Native American history, ancient petroglyphs, mining chronicles and legacies, stories and legends. Some are located within the Navajo and Hualapai ...
R. Ford - 2/5/2023
Rockology has a charity raffle going on for their grandson that is going blind. Luke is 9 years old and has been diagnosed with retinitis pigmentosa (caused by Bardet-Biedl Syndrome), a condition in which the retina of his eyes is degenerating to the extent that he is expected to be legally blind by...
Helen Serras-Herman - 1/14/2023
The Spring 2023 Eastern Federation of Mineralogical & Lapidary Societies (EFMLS) Wildacres Workshop will be held May 15-21, 2023. This year will be a special event celebrating the 50th Anniversary since the first EFMLS Wildacres workshop was held in 1973, 50 years of continuous excellent education. ...
Xpo Press, Inc. - 1/6/2023
Pre-plan your trip! Have your 2023 Tucson EZ-Guide mailed to you before the shows begin The fabulous 2023 Tucson Gem, Mineral & Fossil Showcase opens in three weeks — 44 shows and over 3,500 vendors! — Jan. 25 - Feb. 12. The indispensable 2023 Tucson EZ-Guide is the official guide of the S...