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Gem, Mineral And Fossil Show Begins Friday
Updated June 20, 2017 7:24 AM | Filed under: Event
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(BEDFORD) - The Lawrence County Rock Club will host its annual Gem, Mineral and Fossil Show Friday - Sunday at the Lawrence County 4-H Fairgrounds.

According to their website there will be a variety of geometric mineral specimens, many fossils, gems and other geologic marvels at the show. Visitors can meet experienced mineral and fossil collectors and watch demonstrations.

"You can see a wide variety of beautiful geometric mineral specimens, a plethora of fossils -- remains of most ancient life, sparkling gorgeous gems and other geologic marvels," said Nelson Shaffer, a club member.

Visitors can meet with experienced mineral and fossil collectors who can explain all aspects of collecting and enjoy demonstrations.

Admission is free.


  • Friday 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
  • Saturday 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
  • Sunday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Besides specimens for sale, there will be silent auctions. Food service will be available.

The show has been going on for more than 50 years.

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