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: Sept. 13, 2019  

Program: "Beginning of Life"  By Dave Millis

And …. Fred Haynes and Jim Rienhardt plan to swap about 25 sand samples. Come see their sands and watch the trade go down! Maybe there are others among us who would like to become arenophiles?


 Newsletter:  September 2019  


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



  Wayne County Gem and Mineral Club Schedule - through Nov., 2019 (more will be added)


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


September 13th monthly meeting, 

September 14th – Saturday Workshop


An early October trip to Ontario is being considered. We’ll have details at the September meeting.

October 11th monthly meeting, 

October 12th and 13th – likely dates of Walworth Open House (not yet confirmed)

October 19th – Saturday Workshop

October 20th – Sunday afternoon Club Sale at Linda Schmidtgall’s. Watch for details next month.

October 26th and 27th –Rochester Lapidary Society Gem and Mineral Show, Rochester, NY (Roch.Lap Soc.)

November 8th monthly meeting, 

November 9th – Saturday Workshop


We will likely schedule a date to visit Ace of Diamonds before it closes on October 31st


  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,  Sept. 14, 2019 & Oct.19. 


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 9/12/19:


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

Breese, Cappon, Chambers, Chapman, Chase, Chethey, Coleman         ,

Corbin, Cordaro, Crofoot , Curcio, Craig, Daniels, Desmond ,Diaz, Dobbs,

Donahue, Eck, Ellias, Errico, Federico, Ferris, Franko, Freiburg, Glaser,

Guilfoyle, Hastings, Haynes, Hubbard, Keeler, Keneston, Klass, Knight,

Lapham, Lesniak, Leszczenski, Linderbery, Lord, Losert, Lyons, McDonald,

Millis, Morgenstern, Nudd, Owens, Pandina, Petschelt, Perkins, Pidor,

Posmantur, Prezyna, Renken, Rhoades, Rienhardt, Sabocheck, Schiltz,

Schmidtgall, E.Smith, G.Smith, Stanton, Tokaya, Van_Iderstine, 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, Brown, Boronczyk, Burch, Cataldo, Ennis, Evans, Gates, 

Guardino, Hiler, Hilts, Hinds, Hird, Inzero, Sc.Jones, K.Jones, Su.Jones, King,

Kisselburgh, Laviolette, Lince, Loyd, Mayer, McDonald, McGarth, Meredith,  

Nemetz, O'Laughlin, Pennington, Pitcher, Reich, Roloson, Scherer, J.Smith, 

Spector, Stephens, VanNeel, 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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