MOHAVE COUNTY GEMSTONERS
GENERAL MEETING
1776 AIRWAY SENIOR CENTER KINGMAN AZ
Website: mohavecountygemstoners.org
Facebook: MOHAVE COUNTY GEMSTONERS
FEBRUARY 6, 2024
  • Call to Order 6:30 pm
  • Pledge of Allegiance Lead by our Sargent at Arms Gary Bolles
  • Members and guests present 31 members
  • Our guests stood and gave their names and how they heard about us.
  • NOTED: Please wear your badges at all meetings and functions
  • A 25 cent fine for not wearing a badge. Pay to the refreshment donation can
  • Thank you to our refreshment providers

REPORTS:
Treasurer: Robert Dunham read the treasurers report. There were no requests to the Board for member personally paid club expenses.

Membership: Daina Sandhop Total membership is now 72
Membership Dues are due now:
Single $15, After July 1 $7.50 - Couples $20 After July 1 $10 - Family $25 After July 1-$12.50.  

Secretary: Lynn Smith presented the Secretary report which was approved. This is provided on the Web page every month.

STUDY GROUP UPDATE/REPORT
Bob Petersen reminded members of the Mineral Study Group which will be at his place on February 20th at 6:30 pm
Gary Bolles reported that the Rockhound 101 meeting will be held at Calico Restaurant 6 pm on 
Monday February 19th.

FIELD TRIP COORDINATOR REPORT
Gary Bolles reported on February through April Field trips. A list of trips are enclosed.
Also Gary told us about the Field Trip to the bottom of the Grand Canyon on Saturday, February 17th. The cost would be $16.30 per person and this would have to be paid by our next meeting on February 6, 2024. There will be no digging involved.

SHOW MEETING REPORT
Daina Sandhop reported that we paid off the rental at the Fairgrounds for the Gem Show in May. 90% of the tables have been reserved. Asking for volunteers to help set up on Friday May 3rd and tear down on May 5th. The show dates are May 4th and 5th .

NEW BUSINESS
Daina Sandhop announced that she is collecting DVDs regarding rocks and gems and that these would be available to members to rent out for one month at a time. If you have any to donate, please see Daina or Aleta. Aleta Huskinson will the Librarian in charge of these rentals, which will be at no charge.

A short break for refreshments, then Door Prize drawing and Silent Auction.
Meeting Adjourned at 8 pm.​