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.
General Meetings &
Potluck Dinner and Installation
19, at the American Legion Hall,
starting at 6:00 p.m.
Ham will be provided. Please bring your favorite
salad or dessert to share.
You are welcome to bring your own place
settings. No achohol
There will be a rock-related
Map to American
Junior Rockhound Program:
Junior Member Meetings
are usually held on the 3rd Tuesday of the month
except during summer months,
from 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. at the Senior Center,
937 Spring Street,
Placerville. We have
presentations and activities
during our meetings. Sign-up is
More about our Junior & Other Educational Programs
Map to Senior Center
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, please contact Lapidary
Chairperson or sign up at the General Meetings
More about Lapidary
Map to Senior Center
Jewelry Arts Classes
are generally scheduled on
the 2nd & 4th Tuesdays, 6:30 - 9:00 p.m. at the Senior Center,
937 Spring Street.
Email has been
sent to members with details.
More about Jewelry Arts
| Field Trips
We will meet in January
2020 to plan our field trips
for next year.
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
rules will be posted several months
before the event.
Reference, here are the 2019 Entry Rules
COUNTY LIBRARY DISPLAY
members provide Rock and Mineral
educational displays at
the Placerville Library
each year during the month of August.
The library is located at 345 Fair
Lane, Placervillle, CA
ROCK, GEM & JEWELRY SHOW
October 17 & 18, 2020,
El Dorado County Fairgrounds, 100
Placerville Drive, Placerville, CA
Our shows include minerals, jewelry,
findings, fossils, petrified wood,
gold, meteorites, amber, opal, geodes, rough &
finished material, slabs, lapidary
supplies, tools, equipment, books,
kits, and unique gifts.
rocks & activities for kids! A great
show for experienced rockhounds and fun for the whole family.
FOR INFORMATION ABOUT OUR 2019 SHOW.