The following sites provide information on upcoming trade shows:


  • Flamboro Antique Shows
  • Canadian Rockhound Show Calendar
  • Rocks For Kids
  • Niagara Peninsula Geological Society


    The London Gem & Mineral Society

    Listing of Upcoming Mineral Shows and Conferences

    March 3, 2001 Brampton Show - Saturday,10 - 5 pm Central Peel Secondary School, 32 Kennedy Road North, Brampton, contact: Bill & Roni Plavac 705-730-6654
    March 10 Norwood Winter Mineral & Fossil Show, Saturday, 10 - 4, Royal Canadian Legion, Norwood
    March 10 -11 The Roamin' Club Mineral & Lapidary Auction, Sat. 11 - 6, Sunday 12 - 6, Schoolcraft College, Waterman Campus Center Building, 18600 Haggerty Road Livonia, Michigan USA, contact Clarence Sterling 248-969-2196, Don Brown 734-421-8159
    March 17 -18 Willowdale Club Show - Sat. 10 to 6, Sun. 11 to 5, Admission Free, Armour Heights Community Centre, 2140 Avenue Rd., Toronto, contact Art Freeman (416) 630-4914
    March 24 - 25 Buffalo Geological Society Gem Mineral & Fossil Show, Erie County Fair Grounds, South Park Avenue, Hamburg, New York, USA
    April 7 Agate Slice / Stained Glass Workshop with Bill Kovacs at Rock of Ages, 11900 Keele St., Maple (N. of Toronto) -Time & Place TBC- contact Elfi Berndl 905-889-2490, gmb@idirect.ca
    April 7 - 8 Brantford Mineral Show, Paris Fairgrounds, Paris Ont., contact Carole Connelly, jlconnel@home.com, Saturday
    April 19 - 22 Rochester Mineralogical Symposium, Rochester, New York, USA, contact Dr. Helen Chamberlain, PO Box 85, Manlius, NY 13104-0085
    April 27 - 29 Toronto Gem & Mineral Show, Fri 4-9, Sat. 10 -7, Sun. 10-5, Oriole Community Centre, 2875 Don Mills Rd. W., North York, contact 514-830-6621
    May 5 - 6 Kitchener - Waterloo Show & Swap, Saturday May 5, 10 - 4 Waterloo Community Arts Centre, 25 Regina St. S., Waterloo, contact Peter Russell
    May 4 - 6 Canadian Micro Mounters Association Annual Symposium at Brock University, contact Mike Skebo, cmma@home.com
    May 5 - 6 Calgary Rock & Lapidary Club Gem, Mineral & Fossil Show, West Hillhurst Arena, Calgary Alberta, contact Trudy Martin 403-288-5249
    May 12 CCFMS Field Trip, Lincoln Quarry, Beamsville, near Hamilton -to be confirmed- register with Jim Ebsary, 905-732-1399, jime@iaw.on.ca, operating quarry, special restrictions apply*
    May 13 CCFMS Field Trip, Lafarge Quarry, Dundas, near Hamilton -to be confirmed- register with Jim Ebsary, 905-732-1399, jime@iaw.on.ca, operating quarry, special restrictions apply*
    May 26 Brazilian Soapstone Carving Workshop with Margaret Clark at Rock of Ages 11900 Keele St., Maple (N. of Toronto) -Time & Place to be confirmed- contact Elfi Berndl 905-889-2490 gmb@idirect.ca
    July 20 - 22 Sudbury Gem and Mineral Show, July 20-22, 2001 Friday 5pm-9pm, Saturday 10am-6pm, Sunday 10am-5pm, Carmichael Arena, Bancroft Drive, Sudbury, Ontario, contact http://www.rogersminerals.com  or mineral@isys.ca
    July 27 - 29 Wilberforce Rock & Gem Show, Friday 1-5, Sat 10-5, Sun 10-5, in the arena, downtown Wilberforce, Ontario, contact: 705-448-1908
    July 28 Mineral Capital Rock Swap, Free Admission, 10-4, Bancroft Legion Hall, Station St., Bancroft, contact Andy Christie (613)332-8274 or Chris Fouts (613)332-1611
    August 2 - 5 Rockhound Gemboree, North Hastings Community Centre, Bancroft, contact (613)332-1513, email chamber@commerce.bancroft.on.ca
    August 11 - 19 CCFMS Annual Field Trip - Ottawa to Quebec, register with Nicholas Gere 905-889-2490, gerearch@idirect.com
    September 1 - 2 CCFMS Weekend Field Trip to Bancroft, register with Nicholas Gere, 905-889-2490, gerearch@idirect.com
    September 15 - 16 Scarborough Gem & Mineral Club Show, Mid-Scarborough Community Centre, 2467 Eglington Avenue East, Scarborough
    September 29 CCFMS Field Trip, Lincoln Quarry, Beamsville, near Hamilton -to be confirmed- register with Jim Ebsary, 905-732-1399, jime@iaw.on.ca, operating quarry, special restrictions apply*
    September 30 CCFMS Field Trip, Lafarge Quarry, Dundas, near Hamilton - to be confirmed- register with Jim Ebsary, 905-732-1399, jime@iaw.on.ca, operating quarry, special restrictions apply*
    November 17 Canadian Micro Mounters Association Fall Workshop, Travelodge Inn, Burlington, $15.00 per person. Contact Mike Skebo cmma@home.com