May 20-26, 2019 the Wildacres Retreat in North Carolina featuring classes and lectures

The retreat is open to members of mineral clubs in The Eastern Federation. Our own Mr Reivan Zeleznik is a frequent instructor. The cost is nominal for the cabin, food and classes.

Saturday June 1 and Sunday June 2 2019

The Orange County Mineral Society Annual Mineral Jewelry Gem Fossil Show

10 am to 4 pm Museum Village, 1010 Route 17M, Monroe, NY 10950

This year hosting the EFMLS Convention! If you don't know what the Eastern Federation of Mineral and Lapidary Societies does, ask Nancy

On display: The most complete Mastodon found in NY State, extensive local mineral collection and new Fluorescent Mineral Display

April 7-8    New Haven Mineral Club

Amity Middle School, Orange, CT

Sat. 9:30-5

​Sun 10-4:30


Mineral and Gems Shows in our area

Saturday, March 2nd 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Sunday, March 3rd 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Lapidary & Mineral Society of Central Connecticut

Aka The Meriden Club
Francis T Maloney High School
121 Gravel Street, Meriden, CT

August 9-1, 2019

East Coast Gem, Mineral & Fossil Show, Better Living Center, Eastern States Exposition

1305 Memorial Ave., W. Springfield, MA  01089

Another big commercial show hosted by Marty Zinn

The Rutgers  Geology Museum 51st Annual Open House This Saturday.           January 26th 2019

Mineral Sale
9 am to 3 pm, Scott Hall Room 135
Credit card, checks and cash now accepted!
6.625% NJ sales tax will be applied to all purchases. Customers must provide proof of tax exempt status for the tax to be waived.

Lecture Series        All lectures will be held in Scott Hall Room 123.

10 am to 11 am: "The Antarctic Search for Meteorites: Planetary Science at the Coldest Place on Earth”"
Dr. Juliane Gross, Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Rutgers University

11:30 am to 12:30 pm: "Unraveling the Mysteries of Glacier Movement"
Dr. Lucas Zoet, Department of Geoscience, University of Wisconsin, Madison

2 pm to 3 pm: "Meltdown in the Arctic: A Perspective from the Greenland Ice Sheet"
Dr. Åsa Rennermalm, Department of Geography, Rutgers University


April 3-7 2019 NJ NY Mineral, Fossil, Gem, and Jewelry Show in Edison, NJ

This is a big commercial show by the same people who do the Denver show

Weekdays are $10 (leaving your weekend free for the New Haven Club Show)

Weekends are $15. Special Exhibition "The Scoop on Poop" by the Florida Museum