Announcements

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Gem and Mineral Workshop Open on Sunday

Yes, Virginia, there is an Easter Bunny! This year the Easter Bunny is bringing to us an open workshop! Maybe that makes it the perfect day to make some beautiful egged shaped stones? Sunday, March 31, 2024 Normal gem and mineral workshop hours: 9am – noon. “Hop” to see you there!

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March 28 Workshop Special Events!

There are 2 exciting additions to our normal workshop on Thursday, March 28, 2024. There will be a wire-wrapping class taught by Deb Delvaux and an auction of some very cool tools and stones.

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Reminder: No Workshop Sun 3/17/24

This just in: reminder there will be no workshop this coming Sunday the 17th. Enjoy St Patrick’s Day! Photo by Jon Sailer, from Unsplash

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Feb 2022 beginning wire wrapping class results

Wire Wrapping Session

Our next wire wrapping session is Thursday 2/22 at 6:00. The Session will be led by Deb Delvaux. This class is for everyone who has had the basic wire wrapping class. This month we will practice what we have already learned. For the class, you need to bring a cabochon, square wire, and half round […]

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Meeting Reminder

Feb 1 Workshop and Meeting Schedule

Feb 1 The Villages Gem and Mineral Society will welcome new members, have short workshops, a business meeting and an auction! Don’t miss it.

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Announcing The Villages Gem and Mineral Society Annual Artisan Show and Sale

2024 Annual Artisan Show Coming Soon!

Sunday, Feb. 25, 2024 is the date! Find Beautiful Works of Art for Yourself and for Gifts The Artisan Show put on by The Villages Gem and Mineral Society is an amazing opportunity to see beautiful works created by our members and other vendors from around the country. This is a rare opportunity to find […]

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January 4, 2024 News & Events

Jan 4 will be The Villages Gem and Mineral Society’s first workshop and business meeting of 2024! There are lots of updates, so be sure to read the post and download the agenda prior to the meeting.

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year and Rock On! Enjoy the Holiday and Celebrate with your Loved Ones. We will not have a workshop on December 31, 2023, New Years Eve Day. See you Thursday the 4th!

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Flyer for Southeast Federation Mineralogical Societies Rockhound Roundup 2024

Rockhound Roundup in Live Oak

Apply now for the March 1-3, 2024 event which will be the 6th annual Rockhound Roundup sponsored by the Southeast Federation Mineralogical Societies, Inc (of which we are a member.)

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Tampa Gem and Mineral Show Nov 2023

Tampa Gem and Mineral Show

This might be of interest to our members–a big show that is pretty close to home! The Tampa Bay Mineral & Science Club is having their (64th!) Annual Gem, Mineral and Jewelry Show Nov 4 & 5. There will be Demos, concessions, and gems & minerals, fossils, crystals, cabochons, beads, findings, jewelry “and much more” […]

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