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TO THE LAKELAND GEM CLUB !!!

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and see all the exciting things

this Club is involved in.

Our next monthly meeting is Tuesday May 23rd at Church of the Pines in Minocqua  Milwaukee and Chippewa St (Hwy 51). at 6:30 pm.

Michael Riesch, Curator from Earthaven Museum (Earth Science Education) from Gillett, Wisconsin will be the speaker at the Lakeland Gem and Mineral Club’s May meeting.Mr. Riesch will speak on Midwest Mining, Minerals and Why They Matter.

The presentation will be on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the monthly meeting of the Lakeland Gem and Mineral Club.The Club meets at the Church of the Pines, 415 Chippewa St. (corner of Hwy 51 North and Chicago Ave East), Minocqua, Wisconsin.

If you are interested in geology, earth sciences, mineralogy and lapidary, the Lakeland Gem Club is an educational, fun way of sharing your hobby with a variety of people who share your interest.

Thanks to Dan Erickson, we now have a field trip to a local quarry coming up.

gravel pit outing

Where: King Quarry gravel pit in Sugar Camp

When: 0800 11 Jun 2017

Take hwy 17 south out of eagle river, on south end of sugar camp take a left on county A

Take first road on right which is King Road go straight to gate.


Blasted bedrock and float copper here also Ed Wick will accompany us along with his daughter Ericka. They are hoping we can ID some of the material in the pit......



  Lakeland Gem Club 

 was founded in 1964 and incorporated in 1970,

to promote general interest in and education

of Earth Sciences, Geology, and Mineralogy. 

To educate in the Art of Lapidary,

to aid in Gem material and mineral identification

and for instruction in Geological Hobbies.

 

If you are interested in

geology, earth sciences, mineralogy and lapidary,

the Lakeland Gem Club is an educational, fun way

of sharing your hobby with a variety of people who share your interest. If you plan on rock hunting in north Wisconsin or northern Michigan just contact us for directions.

congrats to our new president mr. gregg guthrie


Our next monthly meeting will be march 2017.

The Lakeland Gem Club meets the 4th Tuesday of the month

at 6:30 p.m. at the

United Methodist Church of the Pines, Chicago & Chippewa Avenue,

 Minocqua, Wisconsin 

 WELCOME to our new members!!!

We always have great show and tell of new rock finds!

Visitors are always welcome !!

Club Activities

  • Monthly meetings to stimulate interest in collecting gems, minerals and rocks.
  • Field Trips and educational events that enhance collecting skills and knowledge with respect for our natural resources.
  • E-Newsletters providing useful information about gems, minerals and club related topics.
  • Annual gem and mineral show.  

MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION

General Membership:  $5.00 individual;

$10.00 per family, per year

which includes the club e- newsletter,

club picnic and annual banquet.

Membership information:

Name__________________________

Address________________________

City, State,Zip___________________

Phone_________________________

Email__________________________

Mail application with your  check to:

Lakeland Gem Club

  9280 Timberline Drive

Minocqua, WI  54548

For More information contact:

Pattie Hartmann, Public Relations

715 477 2519



We want to welcome another local rock club in the area to our listings of friends of the club. They have multiple rock trips planned!!! Do not miss out. their link is 

http://www.northwoodsgeologyclub.org/home.html


 

 

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