Victor Valley Gem and Mineral Club
Founded: 1947 as a 501(c)4 non profit educational club -
are always welcome
Objective and Purpose:
To disseminate knowledge of mineralogy and the earth sciences. To encourage study in these subjects through means of the presentation of public exhibitions, lectures, slide programs, demonstrations and similar programs. To arrange field trips for exploration, study, and collection of specimens ... The preparation, publication and distribution of articles pertaining to these fields. The encouragement of interest of young people and fostering of classes in mineralogy and lapidary arts. ...
February Schedule is as follows so far:
1st and 15th is Petrified Pups. This week the volcano is scheduled to eruptjust after 9:30 and on the 15th we will all be working on grab bags for the tailgate. Everyone is welcome to join in on the fun.
4th - Instructors Meeting is at 6:00 pm and Board of Directors meeting is at 7:00 pm.
18th is Education Night is at 6:00 pm, we will be making 4 different clasps out of 16 guage copper wire, everything will be supplied just let me know or come on in to sign up on the board.
22nd is Clean-up Saturday at 9:00 am with lunch after followed by workshop time.
25th is our Potluck with Italian Food being the theme. Meeting is at 7:00 pm.
There is an upcoming Investment and Casting Class that will take up 2 or 3 Saturdays, if you haven't signed up and wish to, let me know or come into the club and put your name on the board. We will let you know soon as to the dates. You can get wax online at auruswaxpatterns.com, at Rio Grande or just type in wax molds and what's out there.
Have a great month,