P.O. BOX 4 NEWARK, NY 14513-0004


    Meetings    7:00 PM 

  Meetings are held the 2nd Friday of the month at 7:00 PM

Location: at the Park Presbyterian Church, Maple Court St., Newark (CLICK for MAP)              (Please use North side entrance of church to enter basement) 


  Next Mtg: Jan. 10, 2020  

Program: Best of 2019 Competition (see p.2 of Newsletter)


 Newsletter  January 2020  


If anyone has a contribution for the next newsletter, please send them to Fred at fredmhaynes55@gmail.com 



New Quarterly Newsletter for Sand Collectors "WCGMC Sand Times"



  Wayne County Gem and Mineral Club Schedule - through Feb., 2020 (more will be added)


Items listed in bold print are pretty much set, those not in bold print are considered tentative. 



January 10th monthly mtg (Best Find of 2019)

January 18th workshop

February 14th monthly mtg (Annual Winter Auction)

February 15th Tentative workshop


  check Events Calendar for Points Out and Around



Interactive Map of Collecting Locations (see also p.6 of April Newsletter 


 Workshop is open  Check dates    Map

Saturday,   Jan. 18th


Bring your rocks to saw and/or polish. The workshop is

open to all paid club members; we do ask for $5/visit

from each adult to help maintain equipment. We plan

to hold similar workshops once a month through the year. 


When:  10:00 AM til 3:00 PM, 


Where:  The Weiler’s Barn and Workshop            

                 6676 E. Port Bay Rd, Wolcott, NY  Map


Rules:  BYOR (Bring your own rocks, there are many that

            can be purchased) to saw, grind, polish or even facet.  

            Training on equipment is available.  Eye protection is

            highly recommended.   



Reminder: Membership runs from Oct. - Sept.

   (Microsoft Word Fill-in Form)  or   (PDF printable form)

Members for 2019-20 as of 12/12/19:


Alexander, W. Anderson, G. Anderson, Ashley, Atwood, Bancroft, Beck, 

Biedenbach, Braell, Breese, Brown, Cataldos, Cappon, Carter, Chambers, 

Chapman, Chase, Chethey, Coleman, Cooper, Corbin, Cordaro, Crofoot , 

Curcio, Craig, Daniels, Desmond, Diaz, Dobbs, Donahue, Eck, ELam, Ellias, 

Errico, Federico, Ferris, Franko, Freiburg, Glaser, Guilfoyle, Hastings, Haynes, 

Hiler, Hubbard, Sc.Jones, Su.Jones, Keeler, Keneston, Kirsop, Kisselburgh, 

Klass, Knight, Lapham, Lesniak, Leszczenski, Linderbery, Lord, Losert, 

Lyons, Mayer, McDonald, McKay, Meredith, Millis, Moore, Morgenstern, Nudd, 

Owens, Pandina, Petschelt, Perkins, Pidor, Pierce, Posha, Posmantur, 

Prezyna, Renken, Rhoades, Rienhardt, Sabocheck, Schiltz, Schmidtgall, 

E.Smith, G.Smith, Stanton, Stola, Thomas, Tokaya, Van_Iderstine, VanNeel, 

D.Walker, Webster, Weiler, Weldin, Wells, J. Wilkins, K. Wilkins, Wirth, 

Woodworth, Zollweg

Davis, Rowe, Wheaton, B.Walker


Members for 2018-19 need to renew:

Avery, Bastedo, Boronczyk, Burch, Ennis, Evans, Gates, 

Guardino, Hinds, Hird, Inzero, K.Jones, King, Laviolette, Lince, Loyd,  

McGarth, Nemetz, O'Laughlin, Pennington, Pitcher, Reich, Roloson, 

Scherer, J.Smith, Spector, Stephens, Verzulli, Waddy, S.Walker, 

M.Watkins, Whitney, Wilson,


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Mail us at:                                                                   

Wayne County Gem & Mineral Club, Inc.

P.O. Box 4

Newark, NY 14513-0004 


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