GEM, MINERAL & JEWELRY SHOW THIS WEEKEND
Treasures from the earth
on display and for sale Saturday & Sunday
at Machinists Hall Auditorium
12365 St. Charles Rock Road
Dealers, exhibits and demonstrations (10:00 am - 6:00 pm) -- mineral specimens, carved and polished gems, inexpensive jewelry, including fossils from Mastodon State Park. Rare pink rhodochrosite from Argentina, carved onyx bowls from Mexico, giant quartz crystals from Brazil and the most amazing fossilized gem ammonite shell from Canada. (This nautilus like creature roamed the seas 275-million years ago and, with time and pressure, became a fossilized technicolor opalized gem.)
Take the kids to this rock show . . . they'll love it, and kids are free.