The Stamford Mineralogical Society will hold its 24th Annual Gem, Mineral, Jewelry and Fossil Show on Nov. 5-6 2011 at the Eastern Greenwich Civic Center, 90 Harding Rd., Old Greenwich, CT 06870. The show is easily accessible from the Conn. Turnpike (Exit 5 or 6). The show is also 1 block from the Old Greenwich station on Metro North.
Hours: Sat. 9:30 AM to 5 PM, Sun. 10 AM to 4:30 PM
Gold Mining in
By Steve Okulewicz
Famous for the gold rush of 1898, Alaska is still the second largest gold producer in the United States. The speaker will discuss the geology of gold deposits, specific Alaskan gold mines and mining methods. The talk will include pictures gold specimens and mines. The uses of gold will also be discussed.
The speaker is a well known lecturer on geological subjects. He is a Certified Professional Geologist and is currently an adjunct lecturer at Hofstra University and Kingsborough Community College.
Stamford Mineralogical Society
Tuesday, July 14, 7:30 PM
Eastern Greenwich Civic Center, 90 Harding Road, Old Greenwich, CT
Special rates for first year of new membership
Individual $5, family $10
Our Meetings are about 7:30pm at the Eastern Greenwich Civic Center. The meetings are free and open to the public, we request that children are accompanied by a parent or guardian. Refreshments will be served.