Annual Picnic at the Hann Residence

The Club's annual summer picnic was held at the Duane and Shannon Hann residence.

Norm Terry brought his beautiful Triton's Trumpet for "Show & Tell"

Shell Club Meetings

Jonathan Reid show President John Mellott one of the live land snails that he and his brother brought to the August meeting for "Show & Tell."

The monthly Silent Auction proceeds are a favorite part of each monthly meeting.

Proceeds go into the Club's scholarship fund.

2014 Shell Show - Oregon State Fair

(left to right) Norm Terry, John Mellott and Ken Matthys begin setting up their exhibits at the Oregon State Fair.

Ken and Joyce Matthys presented a program on shells to fairgoers.

Ballots were cast for the coveted "People's Choice Award"

2014 Oregon Shell Show Winners

Conchologists of America Award - Outstanding Exhibit of the Show

Norm Terry

du Pont Trophy - Sponsored by the Delaware Museum of Natural History

John Mellott

Thomas Hale Award-Best Pacific Northwest Shells Exhibit

Ken & Joyce Matthys

Jean McCluskey Trophy-Most Educational Display

Brenda Russell

Oregon Society of Conchologists Award Best Junior Display

Scooter Reid

People’s Choice Award

Sydney Moneke & John Johnson

Shell of the Show

Sydney Moneke & John Johnson

Charonia tritonis (L., 1758) 447 mm