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  • ROCK TROLL   On the 15th of April I stared out the window and watched it snow, along with the accompanying drop in temperature it seemed like winter was back. […]

    ROCK TROLL

    ROCK TROLL   On the 15th of April I stared out the window and watched it snow, along with the accompanying drop in temperature it seemed like winter was back. […]

  • The Greenland Ruby Deposit with Helmut A. Koenig, FCGmA   Gemstones have been found in Greenland, including diamond, ruby, sapphire, kornerupine, tugtupite, lapis lazuli, amazonite, peridot, quartz, spinel, topaz, and […]

    May Meeting The Greenland Ruby Deposit

    The Greenland Ruby Deposit with Helmut A. Koenig, FCGmA   Gemstones have been found in Greenland, including diamond, ruby, sapphire, kornerupine, tugtupite, lapis lazuli, amazonite, peridot, quartz, spinel, topaz, and […]

  • TUCSON 2014 NEW MEMORIES   We had been prowling through rocks for a month, when we finally left Quartzsite for Tucson, I think I had gone into some sort of […]

    TUCSON 2014 ANOTHER VISIT TO THE MINERAL MECCA

    TUCSON 2014 NEW MEMORIES   We had been prowling through rocks for a month, when we finally left Quartzsite for Tucson, I think I had gone into some sort of […]

  • JUNE 4TH, THE MINERALS OF TSUMEB; BILL PINCH The Gem and Mineral Club of Scarborough,website  The Walker Mineralogical Club, website The Central Canadian Society of Mineralogical Clubs website/ and the Willowdale […]

    June Meeting:Tsumeb Minerals

    JUNE 4TH, THE MINERALS OF TSUMEB; BILL PINCH The Gem and Mineral Club of Scarborough,website  The Walker Mineralogical Club, website The Central Canadian Society of Mineralogical Clubs website/ and the Willowdale […]

  • Synthetic Crystals At Our April Meeting   Our April meeting will held on April 2nd at the Knox United Church Meeting Hall,  2569 Midland Ave, commencing at 8:00 pm.  We […]

    Synthetic Crystals-Our April Meeting

    Synthetic Crystals At Our April Meeting   Our April meeting will held on April 2nd at the Knox United Church Meeting Hall,  2569 Midland Ave, commencing at 8:00 pm.  We […]

  • A Summary of Our March Auction On March 5 the club held its annual in-house auction.  It was a successful endeavour thanks to the efforts of several organizers.  In fact […]

    The March Auction

    A Summary of Our March Auction On March 5 the club held its annual in-house auction.  It was a successful endeavour thanks to the efforts of several organizers.  In fact […]

  • QUARTZSITE 2014 I think everyone remembers the 3 day ice storm, Donna and I had a very narrow window of time to leave for Arizona. The heavy rain we had […]

    QUARTZSITE 2014

    QUARTZSITE 2014 I think everyone remembers the 3 day ice storm, Donna and I had a very narrow window of time to leave for Arizona. The heavy rain we had […]

  • Auction Night March 5 The March meeting of our club will be held on March 5th at the usual place, the Knox United Church Meeting Hall, 2569 Midland Ave., at […]

    March 5 2014 Live Auction

    Auction Night March 5 The March meeting of our club will be held on March 5th at the usual place, the Knox United Church Meeting Hall, 2569 Midland Ave., at […]

  • When Big Things Hit The Earth Our next meeting will be all about the Sudbury Structure.  The Sudbury Structure is a unique geological feature. It is famous for its mineral […]

    February Meeting Origins of the Sudbury Basin

    When Big Things Hit The Earth Our next meeting will be all about the Sudbury Structure.  The Sudbury Structure is a unique geological feature. It is famous for its mineral […]

  • Our 2014 wireworking and Lapidary Workshops by Elfi Berndl Wire butterflies created at workshop lead by Dianne Karg Baron; Photo: Elfi  Berndl Hello All, By now most of you will […]

    Our Workshops For 2014

    Our 2014 wireworking and Lapidary Workshops by Elfi Berndl Wire butterflies created at workshop lead by Dianne Karg Baron; Photo: Elfi  Berndl Hello All, By now most of you will […]