December Workshop - Saturday Dec 6th - at Davenport Public Library on Eastern. 1-4pm. We have reserved a room to meet and do our thing. We will be offering lessons on Gem Trees and making Christmas decorations. If you have your own tools or supplies please bring what you have. If you don’t, not to worry, we have extras to share. Hope to see you there.
Holiday Gathering - Wednesday Dec 10th - We have reserved a room at Golden Corral on Elmore Ave in Davenport, IA at 6:30p.m. This will be a gathering of fellow club members to have fun and feast. (Price of dinner not included). We will announce the 2015 Elected Board at that time.
Spring Show -
April 25,26: Black Hawk Gem and Mineral Club Spring Rock, Gem and Jewelry Show, Clarion Hotel 5202 Brady St, Davenport, IA 52806 Sat. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sun. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. The show will feature rocks, minerals, fossils, agates, geodes, tumbled stones, beads, silver and beaded jewelry, carved stones, spheres, arrowheads and much more. There will be demonstrations on Glass bead Making, Faceting, and Flint Knapping. You can learn to make arrowheads and/or Crack you own Geodes. Admission is free. For information call (563) 445-3034