Show Chair Jeannine Weiner reports that the 2017 Gem and Mineral Show will be back at its regular location - the newly renovated Grant County Conference and Business Center on Highway 180. Club member Andy Anderson sent in these photos of the facility as Show leadership measures and evaluates the new space.
Tuesday, April 11, 2017
Sunday, February 5, 2017
Sunday, January 8, 2017
Submitted by Dr. John Cunninghan, Professor Emeritus, Western New Mexico University
I received this from an old field camp student. He was told that, "that these huge Brazilian amethyst geodes were formed in hollow logs. If that is so, peeling away the matrix should be no problem. Regardless, they are sure spectacular."