Classes and Shops
Old Pueblo Lapidary Club
Monthly meeting: December 9th, 2023, at the club house.
November 18, 2023: Rowley Mine - Wulfenite, chrysocolla, malachite
Monthly meeting: November 11th, 2023
Speaker: Dr. Larry Fellows: Our Ice Age
Silent auction: November 4th, 2023, 9am - 2pm at the club house.
This is a once-a-year chance to select all your mineral and lapidary
needs from a myriad of mineral specimens, turquoise, faceting rough,
cuttin material, slabs, polished stones, beads,
equipment (rock saws, cab grinders, kiln, faceting machines, vacuum caster, etc).
There will also be a "Kids only" table.
October 28, 2023: Round Mountain - Fire agate, chalcedony, geodes
Monthly meeting: October 14th, 2023
Speaker: Brenda Rachel:
The Crown Jewels of Hawai'i and the jewelry of the Kingdom
Tailgate sale: September 16th, 2023
Monthly meeting: September 9th, 2023
Speaker: Claire Schragg
Monthly meeting: August 12th, 2023
Speaker: Dr. Chris Osterman: His recent Mining trips to Portugal, Romania and Saudi Arabia
Monthly meeting: July 8th, 2023 at the club house.
Speaker: Dr. Susan Leib (curator of Alfie Norville Gem & Mineral Museum)
Monthly meeting: June 10th, 2023, 9am at the club house.
Speaker: Sindi Schloss: The Symbolism of Stones and Jewelry
Monthly meeting: May 13th, 2023, 9am at the club house.
Speaker: Dr. Art Friedman: Minerals & Gems with Unusual Physical & Chemical Properties - Part 2
Monthly meeting: April 8th, 2023.
Speaker: Mark Candee - Arizona Gemstones
March 26, 2023: Round Mountain - Chalcedony
Monthly meeting: March 11th, 2023.
Speaker: Chris Osterman - His recent Mining trip to Portugal, Romania, and Bulgaria
Tailgate Sale: March 11th, 2023, AFTER the general meeting.
February 18th, Ash Peak Geodes
Monthly meeting: February 11th, 2023.
The TGMS Show is February 9th to 12th, 2023 at the Tucson Convention Center.
We promoted OPLC at our booth during hours the TCC was open.
The Faceters' Guild met February 1 - 4:
Faceting class, Faceters' HobNob Dinner and sale, and more.
- January 20, 2023: Corral Nuevo Geodes - we had around 34 members on the trip.
Monthly meeting: January 14th, 2023.
Speaker: Helen Serras-Herman - The Mitchell & Merrick Silver Mine and 9 Canyons on Navajo Land
- Christmas party, December 10, 2022.
Monthly meeting, November 12th, 2022.
Speaker: Dr. Jan Rasmussen - Mineralogy of Arizona.
- OPLC Silent Auction: November 5th, 2022, 9am at the club house.
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