WAYNE COUNTY GEM & MINERAL CLUB, INC.

        P.O. BOX 4 NEWARK, NY 14513-0004

   

  Next Mtg: March 9, 2018 

  Park Presbyterian Church, Maple Court, Newark, NY.    (please use North entrance to church basement)                        (Map)

      

Program:    Auction (A bit of our collection) Plan for fun and bring your extra $$.

    

      

Newsletter:   March 2018  

       

 If anyone has a contribution for the next newsletter, please send them to Fred at fredmhaynes55@gmail.com 

   

  Wayne County Gem and Mineral Club Schedule - through Aug, 2018 (more will be added)

  

Items listed in bold print are pretty much set, those not in bold print are considered tentative.    

   

  March 3, 2018 (Saturday)   - Workshop.

 March 24, 2018 (Saturday)   - Workshop. 

 March 24 & 25, 2018 (Sat. & Sun.) 49th Che-Hanna Gem & Mineral Show (Che-Hanna web-page)

 March 24 & 25, 2018 (Sat. & Sun.) 50th Buffalo Gem, Mineral & Fossil Show (BGS.Web page) Check out their Cincinnati fossil trip, info at website)

    

April 1 (Sunday)  -  Opening Day at Ace of Diamonds for Herkimers – Easter Sunday, opens at 9 AM (Web-site )

April 14-15 (Sat-Sun) – Franklin, NJ trip with UV Nomads Club  info-Linda Schmidtgall (lees@tds.net (NOT the SuperDig)

        

April 27-29 (Fri-Sun) – Fossil collecting around Cincinnati (BGS trip, contact Fred Haynes for info) 

May 4-6 (central Pennsylvania, Mt. Pleasant Mills, etc.)  (Leader – Bill Chapman)   --  it is possible some of us may go down early and spend a day or two in Virginia or Maryland 

May ??  - Penfield Quarry Open House date is not yet set 

May 18-20   Herkimer collecting opportunities with Niagara Peninsula Geol. Club (contact Fred Haynes) 

May 25-28 (Memorial Day weekend) – collecting Herkimers, Hickory Hills should be open (This site may help)

June 1-3 GEMFEST in Canandaigua (See Show info)

June 15-17 or June 22-24 - Massachusetts, pending permission release at multiple sites (info-Fred Haynes) 

July 14-22 (Ontario, Bancroft and Temagami, 3-4 days at each location (info- Fred Haynes) 

August 11 – Saturday (WCGMC PICNIC, MARK THIS DATE)(Pics2017


      

Please note. The Deep Run Falls are on private property and is in the process of being posted for safety purposes.. We have been asked to advise people to not go there unless new owners are contacted first.

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  check Events Calendar for Points Out and Around

         

 Workshop is open  Check dates    Map

Saturday, Mar. 3  & Mar. 24, 2018

   

Bring your rocks to saw and/or polish. The workshop is

open to all paid club members; we do ask for $5/visit

from each adult to help maintain equipment. We plan

to hold similar workshops once a month through the

winter months. 

    

When:  10:00 AM til 3:00 PM, 

       

Where:  The Weiler’s Barn and Workshop            

                 6676 E. Port Bay Rd, Wolcott, NY  Map

      

Rules:  BYOR (Bring your own rocks, there are many that

            can be purchased) to saw, grind, polish or even facet.  

            Training on equipment is available.  Eye protection is

            highly recommended.   

 

      

Reminder: Membership runs from Oct. - Sept.

   (Microsoft Word Fill-in Form)  or   (PDF printable form)

 

Members for 2017-18 as of 1/17/18:


J.Aldrich, V.Aldrich, Allen, Armstrong, Bancroft, Bastedo, Beck, Breese, Brown, Brudecki, Burch,  Cappon, Cataldo, Chapman, Chethey, Cordaro, Cormier, Curcio, Daniels, Davey, Diaz, Dobbs, Dow, Ellias, Errico, Featherly, Ferris, Franko, Gruneisen,  Haynes, Hoch, Inzero, K.Jones, Sc.Jones, Su.Jones, Keneston, Kisselburgh, Klass, 

Lesniak, Leszczenski, Linderbery, Losert, Loyd, Lyons, Mayer, Meredith, Millis, 

Morgenstern, O'Laughlin, Pitcher, Poorman, Porter, Pospula, Provenzano, Reich,  

Rhoades, Riley, K.Rowe, Scherer, Schiltz, Schmidtgall, Schwartzmeyer, Shorey, E.Smith, Stanton, St.John, Suchon,Thomas, Thomson, Tokaya, VanNeel, Walker, R.Webster, Weiler, Wells, Whitney, Wilkins, Wirth, Woodworth, Zollweg, 

Wheaton, Davis  


    

Members for 2016-17 (Time to renew):


Baker,Becker, Bigler, Brewster, Bricks, Bruster, DiGristina, Donahue, Dougenik, Fry, Gates,  Jarvis, Kerr,  Krisher, Leung, Leung, McGrath, Mobley, Murtha, 

 Olmstead, Phillips, Retzbach, J.Rowe, Schroeder, Schwartz, T.Smith, Sutherland, Stephens, Thompson, Valenti, Waddy, Young, Zabarkes, Zeman, 

  

     

 Link: Newsletter editor has his own site. Check it out. http://fredmhaynes.com/ and facebook.

  

  

Meetings are held the 2nd Friday of the month at 7:00 PM

Location: at the Park Presbyterian Church, Maple Court St., Newark (CLICK for MAP)

         (Please use North side entrance of church to enter basement) 

    

Mail us at:                                                                   

Wayne County Gem & Mineral Club, Inc.

P.O. Box 4

Newark, NY 14513-0004 

   

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