Our general meetings are the 2nd Monday each month at Centre Concord, 5298 Clayton Rd., Concord, CA 94521. Meeting hall opens at 6:30 p.m., meeting begins promptly at 7:30 p.m.
Next meeting Monday, July 8, 2019:
IDENTIFYING YOUR FINDS
In the spirit of getting out and finding new rocks our program will be a
lively video on identifying your finds. We’ll be watching a video of Bill
Nye, the Science Guy on Rocks & Soil. Okay, maybe it’s a bit corney,
but it’s always good to review your basic rockhound skills. Besides, it’s
a fun video!
CCMGS is now on Facebook!
Monthly Display Competition
Members are eligible to enter these competitions and win recognition. As long as there are two or more items entered in the area of competition, the winner is eligible to win a cash prize!
FACETERS: Create a new project and bring it in to share. We have a special display tray to show your work off at its beautiful best!
WEARABLE ART: Bring your original work, necklaces, earrings, rings, cuffs, etc. and hang them on our special display board for everyone to see, enjoy, and vote for!
CABBERS: We have three categories for you to compete in:
NOVICE: Any member who has not won the “Pro” designation in previous years.
PRO: Any member who has won the “Pro” designation in previous years.
SHAPE OF THE MONTH: Pros and Novices compete side-by-side to create the most eye-catching cabochon in the shape of the month.
The shapes are:
May: Pear (teardrop)
June: Rectangles & squares
September: Auction night – no competition
December: Holiday party – no competition