California Federation of
American Federation of
Chairmen's Association Inc.
American Lands Access Association(ALAA)
We host the Mining & Minerals
El Dorado County Fair
P. O. Box 950
Placerville, CA 95667
(530) 676 - 2472
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Our regular monthly General Membership Meetings are held on the
3rd Thursday of the month, starting at 7:00 p.m., at the:
American Legion Hall, El Dorado Post 119,
4561 Greenstone Rd, Placerville,
Located about 2.5 miles west of the town of El Dorado between Mother Lode Drive and
Highway 50, Exit 41.
Upcoming General Meeting &
General Membership meeting
will be held on
February 20, 7:00 p.m., at
the American Legion Hall, 4561 Greenstone Road, Placerville.
The evening's presentation will be
about Geodes by, member, Barbara Terrill.
Note: 2020 Dues are
mail your Dues payment
along with a completed
form or simply bring both to
Junior Rockhound Program:
Junior Member Meetings
are usually held
from 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. on the 3rd Tuesday of the month
except during summer months. We have
during our meetings. Sign-up is
More about our Junior & Other Educational Programs.
Lapidary Workshops are held on the
each Wednesday of the month,
January thru November from 6:00
to 9:00 p.m.
at the Senior Center, 937 Spring Street.
Advance sign-up is
required and a minimum number must be
reached for each workshop.
To sign up for
Workshops and Certification Classes is required. Please contact Lapidary
Chairperson or sign up at the General Meetings
More about Lapidary
Jewelry Arts Classes
are generally scheduled on
the 2nd & 4th Tuesdays, 6:30 - 9:00 p.m.,
in Diamond Springs.
More about Jewelry Arts
| Field Trips
Our 2020 Field Trip Schedule will be
Upcoming 2020 Events
EL DORADO COUNTY FAIR DISPLAYS
hosts the Mining and Minerals Building
Dorado County Fair each June.
This is a great time for the
whole family to see over 30 Minerals
Displays. While enjoying the displays
you can visit with our members and learn what our
society is all about.
The Fairgrounds is located at
100 Placerville Dr., Placerville, CA
Note: CASE DISPLAY ENTRY is open to the
Public. We will post the
2020 Entry rules as soon as available.
rules are uually available about
couple of months before the Fair)
Reference, here are the
2019 Entry Rules
HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION
OCTOBER 17 & 18 2020:
ROCK, GEM & JEWELRY SHOW
El Dorado County Fairgrounds, 100
Placerville Drive, Placerville, CA
year's theme will be,
"Treasures in the Rough."
Case displays will feature
rough-to-finished items. Lapidary and jewelry-making
demonstrations will show how treasures
can be made.
Over 50 dealers will feature
minerals, jewelry, findings, fossils,
petrified wood, gold, meteorites,
amber, opal, geodes, lapidary
supplies, tools, equipment, books,
kits, and unique gifts. Items will
include slabs and other rough &
Free Rocks and
Activities just for Kids! Food and
This is a great
show for experienced rockhounds and fun for the whole family.
FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT OUR SHOWS.