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


  Next Mtg: Nov. 9, 2018      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) 


 Program: James Hird "The Keweenaw: Its Mines and Minerals, Then and Now"   Upper Peninsula of Michigan



Newsletter: November 2018 


 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 Dec. 15, 2018 (more will be added)


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

  November 9th   – Monthly meeting in Newark 

  Program:  Jim Hird:  (The Keweenaw: It’s Mines and Minerals, Then and Now)


November 10th - Saturday monthly workshop  


December 14th Our annual Christmas and Holiday Rock Bash: (6:30 PM or come earlier to help) More details in next newsletter, but it’s basically you bring a dish to pass and club will provide meats and drinks and fun and more. We are adding a table in the back for all to bring those extra rocks collected this year for others to share. A chance to clean out the garage while helping others fill theirs!


December 15th - Saturday workshop    



  check Events Calendar for Points Out and Around


 Workshop is open  Check dates    Map

Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018


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

winter months. 


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 2018-19 as of 10/21/18:

Alexander/Hubbard, Anderson, Atwood, Bancroft, Beck, BraellA/R.Brown, Brown/Howe, Boronczyk, Breese, Burch, Cappon, ChambersChapman, Chethey, Coleman, Cordaro, Craig, 

Curcio/Losert, Daniels, Dobbs, Donahue, Eck, Ellias,  

Ferris, Freiburg, Guilfoyle, Haynes, Hiler, Hilts, Hird, Sc.Jones, K.Jones, 

Su.Jones, Keeler, King, Kisselburgh, Keneston/Desmond,  Klass, Knight, 

LesniakLeszczenski, Lince, Linderbery, Loyd, Lyons, McGarth, 

Meredith, Millis, Nemetz, Pandina, Petschelt, Prezyna, Reich, Rhoades, 

Rienhardt, Schmidtgall, G.Smith, E.Smith, Stanton, Stephens, Thomas, Tokaya, 

VanNeel, Waddy, R.Webster, Weiler, Whitney, Wilkins, Wirth, 

Woodworth, Zollweg, 

 Wheaton, Davis  


Members for 2017-9/30/2018  (Time to renew)

J.Aldrich, V.Aldrich, Allen, Armstrong, Avery, Bastedo, L.Becker, 

Brudecki, Cataldo, Cormier, Davey, DelDuca, Diaz, Dow, 

Errico, Featherly, Franko, Gates, Gruneisen, Hoch, Inzero, 

 Mayer, Morgenstern, Nielsen-Erskine, O'Laughlin, Phillips, 

Pitcher, Pollack, Poorman, Porter, Pospula, Provenzano, Riley, K.Rowe, 

Scherer, Schiltz, Schwartzmeyer, Shorey, St.John, Suchon,

Thomson, Walker, Watkins, Wells,  



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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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