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67th Annual Mineral, Gem & Jewelry Show

April 15 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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One event on April 15, 2018 at 10:00am


Progress City –Lester Building

Admission: $5.00 (cash only) -good both days
Seniors 59 and over will be $3.00
Persons in uniform (Scouts & leaders, and Armed Forces) are free.
Children under 15 are free. Parking is free.
Join us for 2 days of family fun! With a focus on kids and earth sciences, the Gem & Mineral Show features club exhibits, demonstrations, kids activities, door prizes and silent auctions! Exhibitors will showcase meteorites, opals, jade, crystals galore, carvings, jewelry, gemstones, lapidary arts, beads, fossils, and mineral specimens from all over the world. Demonstrations during the show will give visitors an up-close look at lapidary artists pursuing their skills in-person, including a silver-smith making crowns and tiaras, wire-wrapping, Bonsai trees in wire, beading, sand art, stone turning on a lathe and other arts. There will be a Kids Corner where each child under 15 will get a free ticket for the fossil dig, and have the chance to win in the treasure hunt and kids’ door prizes plus a silent auction just for kids. Silent Auctions for jewelry, minerals, fossils and gift items will be running all weekend. Hourly and Grand Door Prizes awarded! Food available.


April 15
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Progress City
E 6th Progress St
Decatur, IL 62521 USA
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