Next Meeting:      September 12, 2017
Meeting Time:  General Meeting: 6:30 PM. 
​Meeting Place: White Cliffs Senior Living
                         3600 Peterson Road
Mohave County Gemstoners
P.O. Box 3992
Kingman, AZ 86402
This page was last updated: September 20, 2017
VISITS
MINUTES, Meeting, 8-8-2017

     The meeting was called to order at 6:39 pm by President, Ed Huskinson, and the pledge of allegiance was led by John Sarvwatari.   Visitors and New Members: Joe, Jeff, Mike, Steve, Wendy, Charlie and C Russel. 
     C Russel shared a City of Kingman event. A day of Caring. This event is to clean up (litter) Kingman.  Brochures were left with the information to sigh up and participate on Sept. 8, 2017. C Russel also shared there will be a Miners Mineral Monument from 1904 (duplicated) being dedicated for a time capsule after the Andy Divine Days Parade.
     Kat did an awesome presentation on Caves and Caverns. Kat brought in many samples, story boards and a slide show presentation. Kat also so kindly brought "youngite" for everyone to take a piece home.
    Break for 15 minutes.
    There are flyers for upcoming events. (also see the website for these and others.  (a) Sept. 2, 2017 Wrightwood-Cancelled; (b) Sept 30-5, 2017 Exploring SW deserts; (c) Oct. 27-31, 2017 Exploring SW deserts.  sic
    Motion: Gary Bolles made, Michael Schoenfuss 2nd. to make Gary and Mary Gann lifetime members, motion passed.
    If anyone is interested in an in depth "Mineral Study Group" please see Ed Huskinson or Bob Pedersen after the meeting to discuss.
    Treasures gave his report (redacted).
    New Business: Llama Fair, Sept. 28 (set-up) 29-30, 2017 (event day) see Gary and Mary Gann for more information.
    We will be having a Taco Tuesday (sic) fun night for members on Sept. 16, 2017. If you are interested there are flyers on the back table.
    Make sure you get a ticket for Door Prizes.
    A silent auction followed.
    Meeting adjourned at 8:30 PM

                                                                                                            Julie Hampson
                                                                                                            Secretary