R.O.C.K. is sponsored by


Rockhounders Outreach for Community Knowledge

Calendar     R.O.C.K calendar is underlined red.  JR R.O.C.K. calendar is underlined green - this is for ages 6-16.

FEBRUARY 2018

Feb 6, Tuesday ~  R.O.C.K. Meeting at 7:00 pm West Jordan Library/Viridian Event Center 8030 S 1825 W.

Feb 8, Thursday ~ Friends of Paleontology Meeting 7:00 pm at 1594 West North Temple, SLC.

Feb 10, Saturday ~ 2:00-6:00 PM Darwin Day SLC Celebration - Friends of Paleontology – 1594 W North Temple Department of Natural Resources Auditorium

Feb 21, Wednesday ~ Golden Spike Meeting at 7:00 pm Ogden's George S. Eccles Dinosaur Park, 1544 East Park Boulevard, Ogden

Feb 19, Monday~ Wasatch Gem Society Meeting 7:00 pm, Sandy Bicentennial Hall, 560 East 8680 South, Sandy

Feb 20, Tuesday ~ Utah Gold Prospectors Meeting 7:00 pm Utah Cultural Celebration Center, West Valley City 1355 W 3100 S

Feb 20, Tuesday ~ Tooele Gem & Mineral Society Meeting at 7:00 pm   Pioneer Museum (in basement) 47 E Vine St, Tooele

Feb 27, Tuesday ~ JR ROCK Club at West Jordan Library/Viridian Event Center 8030 S 1825 W.  If you have experience helping  children focus during a lesson we would appreciate your help, please call Vern at 801-808-8421. 

Feb 28, Wednesday ~ Mineral Collectors of Utah Meeting 6:30 pm at the Sprague Library, 2131 Highland Drive, SLC (Sugarhouse) in Basement Conference Room


MARCH 2018

Mar 6, Tuesday ~  R.O.C.K. Meeting at 7:00 pm  Greg McDonald from Utah Paleontology Great Basin Chapter will be speaking to us about Utah fossils: Where they are, What is legal to collect, & How to identify them.    At West Jordan Library/Viridian Event Center 8030 S 1825 W.

Mar 8, Thursday ~ Friends of Paleontology Meeting 7:00 pm at 1594 West North Temple, SLC.

Mar 10, Saturday ~ R.O.C.K…Rock Bag Fill 9am-2pm at Angela & Mike’s house 801-634-5167.  Potluck lunch, bring a dish to share the meat will be provided.

Mar 16-18- Friday-Sunday – Timpanogos Gem & Mineral ShowSpanish Fork Fair Grounds; 475 South Main Street; Fri. 10-7, Sat. 10-7, Sun. 10-5; Free Admission;

Mar 19, Monday~ Wasatch Gem Society Meeting 7:00 pm, Sandy Bicentennial Hall, 560 East 8680 South, Sandy

Mar 20 , Tuesday ~ Utah Gold Prospectors Meeting 7:00 pm Utah Cultural Celebration Center, West Valley City 1355 W 3100 S

Mar 20, Tuesday ~ Tooele Gem & Mineral Society Meeting at 7:00 pm   Pioneer Museum (in basement) 47 E Vine St, Tooele

Mar 21, Wednesday ~ Golden Spike Meeting at 7:00 pm Ogden's George S. Eccles Dinosaur Park, 1544 East Park Boulevard, Ogden

Mar 27, Tuesday ~ JR ROCK Club at West Jordan Library/Viridian Event Center 8030 S 1825 W. 

Mar 28, Wednesday ~ Mineral Collectors of Utah Meeting 6:30 pm at the Sprague Library, 2131 Highland Drive, SLC (Sugarhouse) in Basement Conference Room

Mar 30-Apr 1, Friday-Sunday ~ Gem Faire  at South Towne Exp Center (Sandy) Fri 10-6, Sat 10-6, & Sun 10-5.  We will have a booth there.  Please contact Vern to help.  It is a great way to get to know each other and help interest others in our group.  You will get a chance to take a break and see the faire as well.  


APRIL 2018

Apr 1, Sunday ~ Gem Faire  at South Towne Exp Center (Sandy) Fri 10-6, Sat 10-6, & Sun 10-5.  We will have a booth there.  Please contact Vern to help.  It is a great way to get to know each other and help interest others in our group.  You will get a chance to take a break and see the faire as well. 

Apr 3, Tuesday ~ R.O.C.K. Meeting at 7:00 pm  Jim Burr from Sticks In Stones Lapidary will be talking to us about stabilizing rocks.  West Jordan Library/Viridian Event Center 8030 S 1825 W. 

Apr 12, Thursday ~ Friends of Paleontology Meeting 7:00 pm at 1594 West North Temple, SLC.

Apr 13-15, Friday-Sunday ~ Golden Spike Gem and Mineral Show, Golden Spike Event Center; Weber County Fairgrounds, 1000 N 1200 W; Fri. 9-6, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-4; Adults $3, Students $2, Children under 12 free with adult

Apr 20-22, Friday-Sunday ~ Wasatch Gem Annual Show Fri & Sat 10:00-6:00 and Sun 10:00-4:00, Salt Lake County Equestrian Park and Events Center: Free Parking, $2.00 admission, door prizes, many Dealers, Fun for the Whole Family!, Door Prize Tichets $1.00

Apr 17, Tuesday ~ Utah Gold Prospectors Meeting 7:00 pm Utah Cultural Celebration Center, West Valley City 1355 W 3100 S

Apr 17, Tuesday ~ Tooele Gem & Mineral Society Meeting at 7:00 pm   Pioneer Museum (in basement) 47 E Vine St, Tooele

Apr 13-15, Friday-Sunday ~ Golden Spike Annual Gemstone Show Fri 9-6, Sat 10-6, Sun 10-4 at Weber County Fairgrounds 1000 N 1200 W, Ogden: Adult $3, 12-18 $2, under 12 free, free parking, scout in uniform with leader-free

Apr 24, Tuesday ~ JR ROCK Club at West Jordan Library/Viridian Event Center 8030 S 1825 W. 

Apr 25, Wednesday ~ Mineral Collectors of Utah Meeting 6:30 pm at the Sprague Library, 2131 Highland Drive, SLC (Sugarhouse) in Basement Conference Room

 
OTHER CLUBS LISTED

Utah Friends of Paleontology (Great Basin Chapter) www.utahpaleo.org       

Tooele Gem & Mineral Society   contact Donna Chavez 435-833-9787 or facebook page

Wasatch Gem Society   www.wasatchgemsociety.com      

Utah Gold Prospectors   www.ugpc.org                                     

Golden Spike Gem & Mineral Society   www.goldenspikegem.org   

Mineral Collectors of Utah   www.m-c-u.org