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You can verify dates and times for each Mineral Show and obtain directions to the show by going to the Club’s website.

 

2020

 

FEB -MARCH

Feb 29 - Mar 1--   LIVONIA, MI; Annual Special Auction, Roamin Club, Sat 11 - 6; Sun 12 - 6 Schoolcraft Community College, 18600 Haggerty Rd., Livonia website: https://roaminrockclub.weebly.com

 

Cancelled due to Covid19 --- JACKSON, MI: The Michigan Gem & Mineral Society annual show at the Keeley Park Aerican 1 Credit Union Event Center, 200 W. Ganson St., Jackson, MI,. Fri 10-7, Sat 10-6, Sun 11-5. Adults $4, Seniors $2, Students $1, 5 & Under free.. http://www.mgmsrockclub.com/annual-show.html For Information & Questions contact Sally Hoskin at: (517) 522-3396 info@mgmsrockclub.com

 

Cancelled -- TAYLOR, MI Annual Metro Rock Swap. Hosted by the Midwest Mineralogical and Lapidary Society.  St. Johns Lutheran Church in Taylor, Ml. 13115 Telegraph Rd., Taylor, MI  Contact: (734) 837-8920; ; Free Admission. Swap-Sell-Buy website: www.mmls.us

 

April

 

Cancelled ---  Wyoming, MI: Annual show; Indian Mounds Rock & Mineral Club , Rogers Plaza Town Center ; 972 28th Street SW; Thu. 9:30-9, Fri. 9:30 -9, Sat. 9:30-7; Free Admission;42nd Annual Gem & Mineral Show features more than 10 dealers, demonstrations, member sales, rock and mineral identification, displays and exhibits. info: www.indianmoundsrockclub.com  

 

May

 

Canceled ---  KALAMAZOO, MI.  Kalamazoo Geological & Mineral Society (KGMS) 58th Annual Gem & Mineral Show. Adding more vendors and space in 2019! Location -  Kalamazoo Expo Center, Kalamazoo Fairgrounds, 2900 Lake Street, Fri 4-8, Sat 10-6, Sun 10-5. At 40,000 square feet of show spacesthe KGMS show is one of the largest and best attended shows in Michigan. More vendors and presenters in 2018! Get, or make your mother day gift here. An event for the whole family.  Entrance Fees: Adults (12 and up) $5.00 , kids (under 12) free with paid adult. Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, Campfire Girls, Bluebirds free when in uniform! CONTACT: KalamazooRockClub.org or Dealer Liaison, KGMSvendors@gmail.com Read my page on the Kalamazoo Rock and Mineral Show here

 

May

 

?? --- St. Joseph, MI   The Blossomland Gem and Mineral Society - Sat. 9 - 6 Sun 12 - 6. Lake Michigan Catholic Elementary School, 3165 Washington Ave. Contact: Pam Kriegsmann

 

June

 

??--  Wauseon, OH.  The State Line Gem & Mineral Society 52nd annual Jewelry, Rock, Gem and Mineral Show, Fulton County Fairgrounds, Junior Fair Building, 8514 SR 108, Wauseon, Fri. 12-6, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 11-4; Adults $4, Seniors/Students $3, Children under 12 free; contact Glenda Gafner, 3720 Britton Hwy, Britton, MI 49229, (517)-403-6310; e-mail: ggafner@frontier.com; Web site: www.statelinegms.com

 

 

? -- Grand Rapids, MI  Indian Mounds Rock & Mineral Club Annual Tailgate Sale. Fifth Reformed Church, 2012 Griggs Street SE, Grand Rapids, MI, Saturday; 9-noon. Contact: LaDonna Austhof, (616) 532-9359.

Flyer - http://www.indianmoundsrockclub.com/Calendar%20flyers/Summer%20Sale.pdf

 Website -  www.indianmoundsrockclub.com

 

JULY

 

AUGUST

 

?---  CLIO, MI,  Flint Rock & Gem Club Rock Swap.  9 am - 4 pm.  Flint Rock & Gem Club, 11350 N. Saginaw Rd., Clio. http://www.flintrockandgem.org

 

?? ---  SOUTH BEND, IN  Michiana Gem & Mineral Society Annual Show.  Fri noon - 7 pm; Sat 10 am - 6 pm; Sun 11 am - 5 pm. St. Joseph County 4-H Fairgrounds, 5117 S Ironwood Rd., South Bend.  Contact:  Joshua Klosinski, (574) 274-8714; www.michianagms.org  Flyer - 2019 Show flyer

 

 

???--- Holland, MI, Annual Tulip City Tailgate Swap & Sell. 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Location:  Sam's Club Parking Lot, 2190 N. Park Dr. (next to US-31) Holland  Any club member of a west Michigan club can set up, including juniors; No charge or fees to participate Provide your own folding tables & chairs, small tents    http://www.tulipcity.org

 

September

 

?? --- HOLLAND, MICHIGAN: annual show and sale, Tulip City Gem & Mineral Club; Holland; The Soccer Stop, 5 River Hills Dr., Holland.  Fri 10-8, Sat 10-7, Sun 11-5. Adults $3.  Contact Sue Goedert, sonbeams2000@yahoo.com; www.tulipcity.org

 

??--- HOWELL, MICHIGAN: Annual show; Livingston Gem & Mineral Society; Hartland Educational Support Service Center; 9525 Highland Rd.; Sat. 10-6 Sun 10-4; Contact info at http://www.livingstongems.com

 

??-- KALAMAZOO, MI; Kalamazoo Geological and Mineral Society annual Tailgate Sale, parking lot of St. Michael Lutheran Church, 7211 Oakland Drive, Portage, Mi - 1.5 Mile South of 1-94.  Open from 9am to 1pm. Contact - Dennis Guy 269 585 0415 - KGMS Tailgate page

 

?? ---  TRAVERSE CITY, MI.  Grand Traverse Area Rock & Mineral Club Annual Show,    Sat 9 am - 5 pm; Sun 10 am - 4 pm.  VFW Hall at 3400 Veterans Drive  Contact Pierre LaFoille, (586) 907-3512;  http://tcrockhounds.com

 

OCTOBER

 

3-4 --- BELLEVILLE, MICHIGAN: Midwest Mineralogical & Lapidary Society Rock Swap.  Sat 10 am - 5 pm; Sun 10 am - 4 pm.  Wayne County Fairgrounds, 10871 Quirk Rd., Belleville Contact . wbarr@umich.edu; Website: www.mmls.us website - http://www.mmls.us/upcoming-events.html

 

?? --- Warren, MICHIGAN: Michigan Mineralogical Society Annual Show.  Fri 9 am - 6 pm; Sat 10 am - 7 pm; Sun 11 am - 5 pm. South Macomb Community College Expo Center, Building P located in the southeast section of the campus (14500 E 12 Mile Road, Warren, MI 48088) and is best reached off of Hayes Road. 60+ dealers. Contact: Wilbur Pfromm at  wpdog-mms@yahoo.com  website: http://www.michmin.org

 

?? --- CLIO, MI  Flint Rock & Gem Club Annual Show.  Sat & Sun 9 am - 5 pm.  Carter Middle School, 300 Rogers Lodge Dr., Clio. Admissions - $3 Adults, Children (6-18) $1.50. Contact Bill Wendling, (810) 638-5796; bwrockbarn@centurytel.net

Show Info at http://www.flintrockandgem.org

 

?? --- MASON, MICHIGAN: Central Michigan Annual Gem, Mineral, Fossil, Lapidary & Jewelry Show  Fri 6pm-9pm; Sat 10-6; Sun 11-5. Ingham County Fairgrounds, 700 E. Ash St., Mason.  Contact - esaslapidary@gmail.com

website  www.michrocks.org

 

NOVEMBER

 

7 --- TAYLOR, MI; Annual Auction, Midwest Mineralogical & Lapidary Society, New Location - First Assembly of God Church, 5650 S. Telegraph Rd. Dearborn Heights, MI, 6-7 pm; auction starts at 7pm.  Contact Dwayne Ferguson 313-550-9809 or shelby0671111@yahoo.com. Website www.mmls.us

 

?---  MIDLAND, MI  Mid Michigan Rock Club Show, Sat 10 am - 5 pm; Sun 10 am - 5 pm.  Chippewa Nature Center, 400 S. Badour Rd., Midland.  Contact Debra Young, debiyoung50@yahoo.com    http://www.midmichrockclub.com/?Page=14

 

Feb 2021

 

???--   LIVONIA, MI; Annual Special Auction, Roamin Club, Sat 11 - 6; Sun 12 - 6 Schoolcraft Community College, 18600 Haggerty Rd., Livonia website: https://roaminrockclub.weebly.com

 

Major Rock and Mineral Shows in the Midwest page

 

Major Rock and Mineral Shows in the USA

 

SOUTHERN MICHIGAN ROCK, GEM AND MNINERAL SHOWS

2019

tools at the Kalamazoo rock show - second room
 
malachite
 
 

Join me May 2-4, 2021 in Kalamazoo, Michigan.

Adults (12 and up) $5.00, kids (under 12) free with paid adult.

 

The KGMS Rock, Gem, Fossil and Mineral Show a great event for the whole family!

 

With two large rooms, totaling 44,000 square feet, the KGMS  Show qualifies as a major midwest rock and mineral show. It is one of the best attended and largest shows in Michigan. KGMS is anticipating over 40 booths of vendors, activites and attractions.

 

The Kalamazoo Geological & Mineral Society  (KGMS) annual Show is held at the Kalamazoo County Expo Center, 2900 Lake Street, Kalamazoo, MI

 

The Show always takes place the weekend before Mother’s  Day (Either the last weekend of April or the first weekend in May)

 

Vendor contact mailto: KGMSvendors@gmail.com -

website - www.kalamazoorockclub.org

one of the rooms at the Kalamazoo Rock and mineral Show
rings at the kalamazoo Rock and Mineral Show
 
large copper specimens
 
polished stones
 
double terminated calcite
 
bryles and tourmalines
 
jewlelry at the Kalamazoo Rock and Mineral Show
 
nice mineral specimens
 
raptor statue from the 2016 Kalamazoo Rock and Mineral Show