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The Gem Stone Connection by Louis Dezeran (first President of the Columbia Gem & Mineral Society), published in South Carolina Wildlife Magazine January/February 1978
Club Lapidary Workshop Classes:
Glass Fusing Class taught by Sue Shrader
To sign up for classes contact Sue Shrader at (803)736-9317 or at
. You MUST have paid your 2012 dues to take classes. In addition, there is the $2.00 per hour workshop use fee.
Diane Mason is offering classes at her studio
Contact Diane at 843-634-6497 (home) or 843-621-0003 and e-mail at
for directions and additional information.
Workshop IS CURRENTLY CLOSED!
MORE INFORMATION TO FOLLOW!
$2.00 per hour workshop user fee for all use of the workshop including classes. You must have paid your 2012 dues in order to use the workshop.
To use the rock saws or cabochon machines...call Gary Hert 794-9362. Please provide as much advance notice as possible. Gary’s work schedule varies from week to week.
Refer to the checklist prior to using the equipment at the workshop. The checklist has reminders about important aspects of equipment operation in order to keep them in good operating condition.
For more information call Fred Meetze at 803 -360-7114
Meetings the second Monday of the month at Fred Meetze's workshop, please call Fred if you plan to attend.
November 23-25—Mobile, AL:
Mobile Rock & Gem Society; Abba Temple Shrine;
7701 Hitt Rd.; Jim Patterson, (251) 510-8528; jinandde@
Nov. 23-25—Salem –Roanoke, VA: Annual show;
Roanoke Valley Mineral & Gem Society; Salem
Civic Center; 1001 Boulevard;
March 8-10, 2013 Augusta, GA, Aiken Gem, Mineral and Fossil Society & Augusta Gem and Mineral Society
25th Annual Gem, Mineral and Fossil Show .. Julian Smith Casino 2200 Broad St. Augusta, GA. Herman. Kunis (706) 855-7357 www.aikengmfs.org or www.augustagms.homestead.com
25th Annual Aiken
Augusta Gem, Mineral & Fossil Show
ADDITIONAL AREA SHOWS OR TRIPS
DMC Field Trip: