February 24
 

 

 
DIAMONTOLOGY 101

 Daniel Hogan, a GIZ alumni and member of the Diamond Counci of America, will share about diamonds, their qualities and some not so well known facts.

 



 





FIELD TRIPS     

2021

 WHERE

 WHAT

 February 27

 Eichhorn Jewelry Tour

 Behind the scene look at working with gems

 March 6

 Richmond IN

 Fossils

 

 

 

 

 

 

 2020

 Where

 What

 January 25

 Langsdon Mineral collection

 Minerals at night under UV

 February 29

 Lizzadro Museum bus Trip

 See rocks, gems, fossils

 March 7

 Richmond roadcut & show

 Fossils

 POSTPONED-TBD

 Arkansas Trip

 Quartz, wavellite, variscite

 June 13

 Falls of the Ohio State Park

 Walk on fossils, collect minerals and fossils from piles

 July 11

 Strawtown Koteewi Park

 Archeological trip

 July 25

 Sylvania Quarry, South Rockwood, MI

 Celestite, Calcite, Fluorite

 August 26

 Petoskey State Park

 Petoskey & Charlesvoix stones

 September 26

 Flintridge  Ohio

 Flint and quartz

 November 14

 Fox Island County Park

 Geology tour

 2019

 WHERE

 WHAT

March 16 (rescheduled)

 Downtown ACPL, Mtg RM A

 2 hour workshop-Making Micromounts

April 6

LaFarge Fossil Garden/Indian Artifacts

 Fossils, Indian Artifacts

 April 27

 Medora, IN

 Geodes, fossils

 May 24-25

 Alpena/Petoskey Festival

 Minerals, fossils

 June 1

 Wauseon, OH

 MSHA Training

 June 29

 Put-In-Bay

 Visit Celestite cave

 June 15

 Flint Ridge area

 Flint and quartz

 July 13-17

 Moose Lake, MN & Calumet, MI

 Agates, Copper, Datolite

 Aug. 17

 South Rockwood, MI

 Celestite, Calcite

 Sept. 14

 Au gGlaize Quarry, Oakwood OH

 Calcite, fluorite

 Oct. 26 (cancelled due to weather)

 Falls of the Ohio,IN & Kentucky

 Fossils

 Nov. 23

 South Whitley Library

 Ted Schultz Collection

 

 JUNIOR PROGRAM     (We meet during the adult business meeting)

 January  2021

 What is a mineral?

 Virtual lesson

 February

 Crystal systems and ID

  Make isometric xl,, learn clues to mineral ID

 

 

 

 January 2020

 Stone Age Painting with rocks

 

February

 Stone Age tool - making-canceled

 

 March

 TBD

 

 April

 TBD

 

 May

 TBD

 

 June

 Stone Age jewelry

 

 July

 No Meeting

 

 August

 Stone Age art

 

 September

 Stone Age tools

 

 October

 Minerals under the Microscope

 

 November

 Fossils under the Microscope

 

 December

 Canceled

 


THREE RIVERS GEM & MINERAL ANNUAL SHOW



Our 59th Rock, Mineral, Fossil, Jewelry & Lapidary show and sale was Oct. 16, 17, and 18 at the Allen County Indiana Fairgrounds.  Due to COVID-19, many of our regular features were not be available.  Dealers, club table and silent auction were planned.   Click SHOW to see our show website, which describes the 2020 show.   Attendees wore wear face masks and  were encouraged to maintain social distancing.  The wearing of plastic gloves was encouraged.  Friday's School Day was canceled.. 

For information on any of the above, phone Michele Yamanaka (260) 424-5070 or email her at YamanakaM@cs.com.