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


  Next Meeting: November 10, 2017 

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


 Program:  Igneous Rocks    (Will be electing two Directors, other officiers are filling out their second year term.) 


Newsletter:  November 2017   


 Pictures: Picnic 8/5/2017  & Green's Landing Trip 8/6/2017


  Wayne County Gem and Mineral Club Schedule - October through November, 2017


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


October 28-29 – Rochester Gem, Mineral, Jewelry, and Fossil Show and Sale (Rochester Lapidary Society), NEW LOCATION: Total Sports Experience, 435 West Commercial Street, East Rochester, NY Visit http://www.rochesterlapidary.org/show/index.htm for details

November 4 (Saturday)– Workshop Day - 10:00 AM til mid afternoon                                               

November 10 (Friday evening) – Monthly Meeting in Newark – Program TBA  


November 11-19 – We have planned a 9 day trip to Arkansas and other southern locations.  Arkansas for quartz, maybe wavellite, NC for pegmatites TN for fossils, and more? Logistics and sites will be determined by those who have interest.  We need commitment ASAP to permit proper planning. Talk to Linda or Fred. 


December 2 (Saturday)  -  December Workshop Saturday 


December 8 (Friday evening)  Christmas Party -  For new members, this is a big event for us which is held on the standard meeting date at the church in Newark.  Pot luck dinner Bring a dish to pass, games, mineral prizes and lots more.  Details will follow. 



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, Nov. 4, 2017 And Dec. 2


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 10/27/17:

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

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

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

Rhoades, Riley,K.Rowe, Schiltz, Schmidtgall, Schwartzmeyer, Shorey, E.Smith, Stanton, St.John, Thomas, VanNeel, Walker, R.Webster, Weiler, 

Whitney, Wirth, Woodworth, Zollweg, 

Wheaton, Davis  


Members for 2016-17 (Time to renew):

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

 Krisher, Leung, Leung,McCann, 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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