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Annual Show

Every year the Society hosts a Mineral and Gem show at the Newark Pavilion in Newark, California. Over 40 quality jewelry, mineral, gem, bead and fossil dealers display their items over the three day show (Friday - Sunday). It is considered by many to be the best Society show in Northern California - if not the entire west (Tucson excluded). Club members, sister club members and dealers fill the Pavilion's Halls with many great educational exhibits. For the eighth year running, we will have the largest display of fluorescent minerals in California thanks to the Fluorescent Mineral Society. The large display of these rocks is much better in person, but you can click here to view some fluorescent rocks and minerals.

This year's show is March 6, 7 & 8, 2015

During the entire show we will have:

 

PUBLIC TRANSIT DIRECTIONS

For complete and up-to-date Fare, Schedule, and Route information go to: www.511.org or www.actransit.org or BART.Gov.

There are three (3) AC Transit Bus Lines which will take you to the Newark Pavilion from either the Union City or Fremont BART stations, depending on the day of the week. Current regular fare is $2.10 with a reduced fare for youths, seniors, and persons with disabilities at $1.05.

AC Transit Line 200
Week Days: Every 30 Minutes, from about 6 AM to Midnight
Weekends: Every 30 Minutes, from about 7 AM to 7 PM
From EITHER the Fremont BART Station* OR Union City BART Station*
*This route stops at both BART stations.
Take AC Transit Route 200
Off Board, Corner of Thornton Avenue & Cherry Street
Walk to Newark Pavilion (6430 Thornton Avenue)
Walking Time: About 2 Minutes

AC Transit Line 251
Week Days: Every Hour, from about 6 AM to 7 PM
Weekends: Every Hour, from about 7 AM to 7 PM
From the Fremont BART Station
Take AC Transit Route 251
Off Board, Corner of Thornton Avenue & Newark Boulevard
Walk to Newark Pavilion (6430 Thornton Avenue)
Walking Time: About 5 Minutes

AC Transit Line 275
Week Days Only: Every 30 Minutes, from about 6:00 AM to 7:45 PM
From the Union City BART Station
Take AC Transit Route 275
Off Board, Corner of Thornton Avenue & Cherry Street
Walk to Newark Pavilion (6430 Thornton Avenue)
Walking Time: About 2 Minutes

The funding for the vast majority of the Society's operating expenses is derived from the proceeds of the show.

All members are expected to participate in some fashion. If you have any questions send an email to showchair@mgscv.org

If you are interested in being in our show as a dealer, please send an email to dealerchair@mgscv.org

Map to our Annual Show and Directions

 


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Our Dealers

Dealer Name

Location From Products Carried - Or - Known For Email
Agate Hill Hall 4 Lincoln, CA    
Anderson Fluorescent Minerals Hall 3 West Hills,CA Fluorescent Rocks jwitnberg@sbcglobal.net
Applegate Lapidary   Volcano, CA Petrified Wood, Fossils, Beads Applegatelapidary@volcano.net
Beads & etc Hall 4 Concord, CA    
Beads and Rocks Hall 4 Virginia Beach, VA Beads, Minerals, Crystals, Rough br@beadsandrocks.com
Beverly Marymak Handmade Jewelry Hall 4 San Juan Bautista, CA    
by Nature Art Hall 1 Fremont, CA Marble Products, Fossils jkstoneusa@gmail.com
CA Crystal Connection   Oakland, CA Crystals camasterminer@aol.com
Caveman Collectables Hall 4 Morgan Hill, CA Meteorites, Petrified Wood, Fossils  tiltonranch@aol.com
Chaos Glassworks Hall 4 Sutter Creek, CA Beads and Glasswork dave@chaosglassworks.com
Daggett's Jewelry and Stoneworks Hall 4 Sisters, OR Tumbled and Rough rockman1010@msn.com
Del's Opals Hall 1 Camarillo, CA Rough Opals earthron@yahoo.com
Earth's Treasures Hall 1 Santa Clara, CA Minerals & Rare Gemstones Specializing in Benitoite rick@earthstreas.com
East West Best Trading Company   San Francisco, CA Pearls and Beads info@eastwestbest.net
Eidos Hall 1 San Rafael, CA Cabochons and Pendants
Elan Hall 1 Ashland, OR Gemstone Beads ellenwells@mac.com
Faultline Trading Hall 4 Scotts Valley, CA    
The Fraziers   El Cerrito, CA Minerals siannfraz@aol.com
Freedom Valley Hall 4 Elk Grove, CA Jewelry, Crystals, Minerals, Facet Rough freedom-v-gems@hotmail.com
From Rocks to Gems Hall 4 Tuolumne, CA    
Garsow Minerals Hall 1 Murrieta, CA Minerals, Facets, Rough johngarsow@sysmatrix.net
Gem of an Idea Hall 4 San Jose, CA Slabs garthduncan@att.net
Heart Medicine Creations Hall 4 San Jose, CA Craved Gemstones and Minerals davidrmarshall@earthlink.net
Himalayan Clarity   Alameda, CA Crystals and Jewelry pentagrammaton.stonehouse@gmail.com
J & S Jewelry Hall 4 San Jose, CA Antique Jewerly, Estate Items  
Jade Shaper Hall 1 Capitola, CA Jade  
Jay Barkley Hall 1 Froid, MT Opal Rough & Finished, Beads domeontherange@yahoo.com
Jewel Train Hall 1 Fremont, CA Jewelry, Pearl Beads, Lapidary ellen_nott@yahoo.com
Jim's Gems Hall 1 Helendale, CA Opal Rough & Finished jimsopals@dslextreme.com
K & D Enterprises Hall 1 San Marcos, CA Gems, Jewelry, Fossils gems4u@cox.net
The Kleins Hall 1 San Leandro, CA Books, Jewelry Tools & Supplies, Lapidary Supplies woodturner2@hotmail.com
Koa Enterprise Hall 4 Sonoma, CA Crystals and Minerals info@koagems.com
Lee Chavez Hall 4 Gilroy, CA Jewelry leechaveznm@gmail.com
Making Jewelry Hall 1 Benicia, CA Findings & Jewelry Making Supplies  
MARE Meteoretics Hall 4 Lathrop, CA    
Mendocino Reflections Hall 1 Santa Cruz, CA Jewelry and Beads rlieben@sbcglobal.net
Mineralogical Research Co. Hall 4 San Jose, CA Mineral Specimens and Books xtls@minresco.com
N.C. Nagle Gemstones Hall 1 Novato,CA Gemstones and Beads nancynagleca@earthlink.net
Nature's Collectibles Hall 4 Salinas, CA    
Petrov Rare Minerals Hall 4 Peakskill, NY Minerals alfredo@mindat.org
The Rigor's Hall 1 Hayward, CA Jewelry, Findings, Settings, Chain Rigore@prodigy.net
Rock Solid Jade Hall 1 Carmel Valley, CA Jade, Gold & Silver Jewelry, Carvings jademan1@hotmail.com
Rocks in a Hard Place Hall 3 Modesto, CA Fluorescent Rocks mcgotrx@rocksinahardplace.com
Russ Gems Hall 4 Lodi, CA Jewelry and Settings delnrose@att.net
Sister Stones Hall 1 Paso Robles, CA Rough, Slabs, Beads, Fossils sisterstones@tcsn.net
Takashima EverGems Hall 4 Sacramento, CA    
Uncarved Block Hall 1 Sebastopol, CA Minerals, Rough, Jewelry pustuff@gmail.com
Wendy Lau Hall 4 San Francisco, CA    
WonderWorks Minerals   Cambria, CA Minerals, Fossils, Slabs, Tumble richard@wonderworksminerals.com

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