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


  Next Mtg: January 12, 2018 Cancelled 

do to predicted weather. We want to keep every safe for up coming digs this year.

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


 We are scientist and have some faith in our weather forecasters. Icy conditions are predicted by meeting time and snow after that. Here is some detail on upcoming events.

---- Saturday, tomorrow: Glenn is home and the workshop can be open for anyone who can make it, but be careful driving if we get all the snow predicted.

---- January 27th - Saturday - workshop day in Wolcott

----February 9th - meeting (this month's egg crate collection program will be the program next month)

----February- 10th - workshop will be open

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

Program:  Egg Crate Collections (see newsletter for more details) 


Newsletter:   January 2018  Happy New Year!



  Wayne County Gem and Mineral Club Schedule - through January, 2018

  (January should bring a chance to collect hydrogen monoxide cyrstals)

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



 Jan. 12, 2018 (Friday) Club Meeting


Jan. 13, 2018 (Saturday)  -   Workshop Saturday 


 Jan 27,  2018 (Saturday)   - Workshop. 



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.


  check Events Calendar for Points Out and Around


 Workshop is open  Check dates    Map

Saturday, Jan. 13 & 27, 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 12/27/17:

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

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

Morgenstern, Pitcher, Poorman, Porter, Pospula, Provenzano, Reich,  

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

Wheaton, Davis  


Members for 2016-17 (Time to renew):

Aldrich, Baker, Bancroft, , Becker, Bigler, Brewster, Bricks, Bruster,  Diaz, DiGristina, Donahue, Dougenik, Fry, Gates, Inzero, Jarvis, A.Jones, Kerr, 

 Krisher, Leung, Leung, McGrath, Mobley, Murtha, 

O'Laughlin, Olmstead, Phillips, Retzbach, J.Rowe, Scherer, 

Schroeder, Schwartz, T.Smith, Sutherland, Stephens, Thompson, Tokaya, 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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