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



  Next Meeting: Feb.12, 2016

 6:30 - Social    7:00 meeting  

Location: at the Park Presbyterian Church, Maple Court St., Newark, NY


Show Committee Meeting 5:00 PM. All are welcome, especially ideas and energy for advertising "Gemfest 2016" June 4 & 5.


Program: "Quartz, Chalcedony, Agate and other forms of silica"   Bring specimens to show (check out website of the month to match your specimen as shown on website).  Bring a few dollars.  We will have a couple types of auctions with club materials & events that fit this theme.


Newsletter: February 2016  


Website of the month: http://www.quartzpage.de/index.html  


If you missed the meeting, here is a PDF of the slide presentation by our newsletter Editor: Fred Haynes "2015 Review"   Part 1   Part 2 


Field Trips: .  Update  


    WCGMC 2016 Field Trip Schedule 

Jan. 23, Sat.?? trip to PRI (museum of the earth) we plan on meeting at 10:00 AM at the museum (http://www.priweb.org/index.php). Car pooling on your own.


Feb. 13th, Sat. GMS of Syracuse: Bus trip to Albany Gem & Mineral Show.  $35/Person plus admisssion($5) and dinner on your own, Contact Mark Grasmeyer @ 315-317-1350 ASAP.  http://www.gmss.us/events/23rd-annual-james-campbell-memorial-gem-mineral-and-fossil-show-and-sale 


Saturday, Feb. 20, 2016 Next Club Workshop, 

Bring your rocks to saw and 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

winter months. 

When:  10:00 AM til mid afternoon, 
Where:  The Weiler’s Barn and Workshop
     6676 E. Port Bay Rd, Wolcott, NY  

Rules:  BYOR (Bring your own rocks) to saw, grind, 
          polish or even facet.  Training on equipment 
          is available.  Eye protection is recommended.   



 check Events Calendar for Points Out and Around



Reminder: Membership runs from Oct. - Sept.

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


Members for 2015-16 as of 1/9/16:


Aldrich, Bancroft, Beck, Breese, Brudecki, Cappon, Cataldo, Chapman, Colyer, Craig, Curcio, Davey,Diaz, Donahue, Dow, Doyle, Elias, Fox, Frey, Haynes, Heinzerlin, Henrie, Hoch, Hubbard, Jastrzab, Jones, Kerr, Lesniak, Leung, Lyons, Mayer, Mills, Rowe, Scherer, Schiltz, Schmidtgall, Shorey, Smith, St.John, Stephens, Sutherland, Thomas, Tokaya, Underwood, VanNeel, Watkins, Weiler, Wells, Wilson, Wirth, Woodworth, Wheaton, Davis



 New Link: Newsletter editor has his own site. Check it out. http://fredmhaynes.com/ 


Link to pdf of Feb. program. "Review of 2014 (Part I) (Part II) by Fred Haynes"  


I'm looking for some one to help me with uploading photos to this site, if anyone is interested in helping, e-mail me. wmlesniak@aol.com  


 Click for Pictures from Tichenor Point 6/18/11 

Click for Picture from Walworth Dig 10/9&10/10

Click for Pictures from Glendon, NC Check out the 8th pic. down

 Click for Pics: (9/18/10) Cameron Dig



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

Location: at the Presbyterian Church, Maple Court St., Newark (CLICK for MAP)

         (Please use North side entrance of church to enter basement) 


Mail us at:                                                                   

Wayne County Gem & Mineral Club, Inc.

P.O. Box 4

Newark, NY 14513-0004 


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