HGMS Presentation ~ “Holography and Gemstones” by Dr. D. Brian Thompson

On 25 October 2016, Dr. D. Brian Thompson will present “Holography and Gemstones”.   Dr. D. Brian Thompson is a Professor of Physics at the University of North Alabama (UNA). He was awarded a Ph.D. in Physics from the University of Kentucky in 1994. He spent five years working at synchrotron facilities in England, Italy, and […]

Bagging Party Planned for Sat., Sept. 10, at Hampton Cove Storage Unit

Mark Habercom, Mining Flume Chair, is planning a Bagging “Party” for the Flume/Gem Dig material on Sat., Sept. 10, starting at 9:00 at the Club’s Hampton Cove Storage Unit.  This is on 431S at the Eagle storage facility, about a mile south of the Wal-Mart.  The bagging process isn’t difficult, and the more who come, the more fun it will […]

2016 Show Volunteer Request

Many Volunteers Are Needed for Our Show this October       We are busy organizing the Club’s annual Gem, Jewelry, & Mineral Show for Oct. 7 – 9 this year.  It will be at the Jaycees Community Building again at 2180 Airport Road S.W. in Huntsville (on Jaycee Way).  Our new location is better, but it […]