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Ventura Fairground Gem & Mineral Department
Entry Guide is Now Available!

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VGMS Rockhound Rendzvous
June 18th, 2016

The Culver City Rock & Mineral Club
55th Annual Fiesta of Gems
Sat & Sun June 25 -26th 2016

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LA Times Article about rockhounds being forced out of our 80 year old collecting sites

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Rockhounding allowed in Mojave Trails National Monument per BLM

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If you decide to write the BLM or your elected official on this important issue please cc: or bcc: your letter or comments to: calnatmonuments at We are trying to collect data on the this support effort.

Upcoming Field Trips

 Jun 26th - Cerro Gordo           Sep 10th - Greenhorn Mtns                Oct 8th - Trona Gem-O-Rama

2016 CFMS Show & Convention
“Strike Gold”
Sept 16th - 18th

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2016 AFMS Show & Convention
Albany, OR
July 29th- 31th

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The Oxnard Gem & Mineral Society is a non-profit organization founded in 1961.  The goals of the club are to enrich the lives of the community and the surrounding areas by promoting popular interest and knowledge in geology, mineralogy, lapidary and similar sciences.  

We are affiliated with the California Federation of Mineralogical Societies, and the national American Federation of Mineralogical Societies.

Our activities include:  A General and Pebble Pup meeting the 1st Wednesday of the month; Our Gem & Mineral Show occurs the 1st weekend of November; Through the City of Oxnard, Department of Recreation, we offer classes for our members and the public; We arrange field trips to hunt for rocks.

We are located in the City of Oxnard, Ventura County, California.  The Oxnard Gem & Mineral Society is a non-profit organization under 501(c)(3).





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