Gem & Craft Fair:
Our annual Gem and Craft Fair
is held on the first weekend of May.
Spend a spring weekend on the historic Kennedy Mine property
visiting our Gem and Craft Fair.
Our next Show will be held on May
4 and 5, 2019.
Explore fun-filled vendor spaces that
offer colorful rocks, slabs, lapidary items, hand crafted jewelry,
beads, woodwork, hand decorated gourds and many other handcrafted
The show is held at a very special site: the Historic
Kennedy Mine in Jackson, California. One of the tallest head
frames in existence today is in full view of our show. Also, there is
a museum is right next door. Other historic gold mining structures
and buildings remain on the property to see. The Kennedy's giant
wooden Tailing Wheels can be visited at a
park just minutes away.
Amador County Fair:
We always look forward to seeing you
each July at the Amador County Fair in Plymouth, California, when we host the
Jewelry, Lapidary and Mineral Displays.
You'll see beautiful
displays including handcrafted jewelry, lapidary work, mineral collections and metalsmithing pieces.
We invite you to come visit us at the Fair and learn more about
this wonderful hobby and our society. Also, the public is
invited to submit entries to display at the Fair. We will post details and entry
forms a few months ahead of the Fair.
You are welcome to come to a monthly
meeting so you can get to know us.
For dates, and
other information, please
You may pick up an
at the meeting or request one by
email and we will mail a form to you.
Yearly dues are: Adults $15.00
or $25.00 per family. A non-member subscription to our newsletter is
$10.00 per year.
The Amador County Gem & Mineral Society
is a proud member of the
Federation of Mineralogical Societies, Inc. (CFMS), one of seven regions of the
American Federation of Mineralogical Societies (AFMS).