MARYSVILLE ROCK AND GEM CLUB, INC.




CLUB INTERESTS:

  • Rockhounding
  • Field Trips
  • Silversmithing
  • Lapidary
  • Minerals
  • Wire wrapping
  • Faceting
  • Jewelry and Lapidary Instruction


CLUB INFORMATION

MONTHLY MEETINGS:

  • When: Second Tuesday of each month - except July
  • Where: Marysville United Methodist Church, 5600 64th ST NE, Marysville, WA 98270 
  • Time: 7:00PM
  • 5600 64th St NE


    MEMBERSHIP:

    Dues are $10.00 per year per person, $20.00 per family
    Guests are always welcome
    Come and share your treasures
    Coffee, juice and treats provided

    FIELD TRIPS FOR 2015

  • Field Trips and Tool listings can be found at http://mineralcouncil.wordpress.com/
  • Field trips are open to all. These trips offer the rockhound the opportunity to collect a wide variety of materials from agate and jasper to crystals and fossils. 
  • Experienced guides familiar with the sites are on hand to help the novice collector find good quality materials. 
  • Most trips will have 8 1/2” X 11” WSMC direction signs.
  • Most week-end trips will have a Sat evening pot-luck, and a Sun morning free pancake breakfast. Material swapping, and tail-gating encouraged.

  • ALWAYS CALL CONTACT GROUP AHEAD OF TIME TO CONFIRM INFORMATION AND TRIP PLANS


    A small fee is required for Pow Wow and Madras trips. Additional information on these outings can be found here (PDF)

    Sponsor Legend and Contacts

    Sponsor Name Contacts
    Msvl Marysville Rock and Gem Club Bill Moser - (425) 238-8222, bill-jj@comcast.net
    Belv Bellevue Rock Club Bruce Himko - bellevuerockclub@comcast.net
    Boe Boeing Rock Club Erik Chilson - (360) 825-3138, infernalspawnofevil@hotmail.com
    Ed & Bob Jade Mining Association Ed Lehman - (425) 334-6282, wsmced@hotmail.com
    Eking East Kingco Rock Club Norma Kikkert - kev1123@hotmail.com
    Elb Ellensburg Rock Club Steve Townsend - srtrocks@aol.com
    Evt Everett Rock Club Bob Johnson - (425) 231-0716, bobinevrt@hotmail.com
    Kits Kitsap Rock Club Tony Schackmann - (360) 372-2777, werock205@donobi.net
    MtBk Mt Baker Rock Club Brian Hughes - (360) 671-7330, rockhounder@live.com
    NID North Idaho Diane Rose - (208) 667-8591, rockinroses2@msn.com
    NSEA North Seattle Chistina Morrissey - (425) 398-1300, cmvw@frontier.com
    NwR North West Rockies Ed Lehman - (425) 334-6282, wsmced@hotmail.com
    Kathy Ernst - (360) 856-0588, earnstkk@comcast.net
    Pow Pow Wow Club Pauline Miller - (360) 658-8091
    PVGM Puyallup Club Tony Johnson - (253) 863-9238
    Swms SW WA Mineral Society Dave Roth - (360) 295-3567
    WAMS Washington Agate Club Mike Messenger - (360) 456-6930, wams1939@comcast.net
    W Sea West Seattle Rock Club Brian Waters - (206) 290-2312 bwatersss@yahoo.com

    SEE WSMC WEB SITE FOR MORE DETAILS AT http://www.mineralcouncil.org

     



    ANNUAL SHOW


    • When: Saturday & Sunday October 1 - 2, 2016

    • Where: Totem Middle School 
      1605 7th Street, Marysville, Washington 98270 (About 40 miles North of Seattle right off I-5)
    • Time: 10am - 5pm Saturday and Sunday

      Totem Middle School


    • Free admission, beautiful exhibits, dealers, raffle, silent auction, sales table, spinning wheel for the kids, food and lots, lots more!


                                     For more information please check out our Facebook page "Marysville Rock and Gem Club"
     
     

    AFFILIATIONS

    AFMS

    • 67 year old nationwide organization of rock and gem clubs.
    • Provides legislative watch in interest of clubs and individuals.
    • Promotes good citizenship and environmental practices thru Code of Ethics.
    • Promotes safety.
    • Promotes excellence through competition.
    • Annual show in conjunction with regional show.
    • Provides scholarships.

    NFMS

    • Organization of Rock and Gem Clubs in States of Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Northern Utah and Alaska.
    • Provides guidance for individual clubs.
    • Promotes excellence through competition.
    • Holds annual show sponsored by individual clubs.

    WSMC

    • Organization of earth science organizations in Washington State.
    • Works with government and private entities to keep collecting sites open.
    • Promote good citizenship and environmental practices.


    Email suggestions or comments to: mrgcinc@gmail.com

    Last modified October 30, 2015 


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