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


  Next Meeting: December 8, 2017 

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


 Program:  Our Christmas Holiday Dinner Mtg. Bring a dish to pass and enjoy the fun and GAMES with fellow rockhounds.


Newsletter:  December 2017    




  Wayne County Gem and Mineral Club Schedule - through December, 2017

  (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.    



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,Dec. 2, 2017  


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, Bastedo, 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, Kisselburgh, 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, Thomson,  VanNeel, Walker, R.Webster, Weiler, Wells, Whitney, Wirth, Woodworth, Zollweg, 

Wheaton, Davis  


Members for 2016-17 (Time to renew):

Aldrich, Baker, Bancroft, , Becker, Bigler, Brewster, Bricks, Bruster, Burch,  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, 



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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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