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Gem Capers 9:00 am
Gem Capers
Oct 20 @ 9:00 am – Oct 22 @ 5:00 pm
Gem Capers @ Palmer Events Center
Dates Friday, October 20 (9am-6pm), 2017 Saturday, October 21 (9am-6pm) 2017 Sunday, October 22 (10am-5pm), 2017 Location Palmer Events Center  900 Barton Springs Road Austin, Texas Admission Adults: $8; Seniors: $7; Ages 13 – 18: … Continue reading Gem Capers
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General Meeting 7:00 pm
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FIELD TRIP – Eagle Pass Gravels 8:00 am
FIELD TRIP – Eagle Pass Gravels
Oct 28 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
MEET-UP PLACE Stripes Gas Station 2093 N Veterans Blvd Eagle Pass, Texas MEET-UP TIME: Saturday, October 28, 2017 NO LATER than 8:00am DISTANCE – MILES from club house: 228 Miles CARAVAN LEAVES: n/a WHAT WE … Continue reading FIELD TRIP – Eagle Pass Gravels
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FIELD TRIP – Eagle Pass Gravels
Oct 28 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

MEET-UP PLACE
Stripes Gas Station

2093 N Veterans Blvd

Eagle Pass, Texas

MEET-UP TIME: Saturday, October 28, 2017 NO LATER than 8:00am

DISTANCE – MILES from club house: 228 Miles

CARAVAN LEAVES: n/a

WHAT WE WILL FIND: Agates and Jasper/Minerals

VEHICLE LIMITS: N

FEES: FREE

VEHICLE ACCESS & PARKING: Car

TOOLS REQUIRED: Pick and Bucket, Spray Bottle

COLLECTION SITE RATING: Easy
SAFETY EQUIPMENT REQUIRED: Hard hat, Closed Toed Shoes, Safety Vest

GUESTS of MEMBERS: Not Allowed.  This trip is open to all members who agree to abide by the AFMS Code of Ethics, the directions of the field trip leader and practice  safe rockhounding.  CALL the field trip leader beforehand to sign up and for further information.  Remember: Sign IN and OUT with the field trip leader.

AGE LIMIT: None

PETS: Not Allowed

OTHER REMARKS: The Rio Grande River has been accumulating and moving rocks along it’s drainage basin for eons. Material originating from Canada to Texas can be found here. It is a rock hounds paradise!

LEADER & CONTACT INFO: Sam Rodgers 210-240-7721

Eagle Pass Field Trip Printable PDF

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AGMS Workshop Saturday
Nov 18 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

AGMS Workshop night

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AGMS Workshop Saturday
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