Alumni Meeting: Wednesday, September 26th, 5:30 pm
Guest speakers Charles Carmona and Mary Stambaugh will discuss their recent trip to Russia at the invitation of the director of the Gemology Department of the University of Moscow.
We will also be having a Silent Auction.
18050 Brookhurst St.
Fountain Valley, CA 92708
We will have a complimentary dinner buffet with chicken and ribs.
Lab Night: Monday, October 29th, 6:00 pm
2812-B Walnut Ave.
Tustin, CA 92780
Yes, there will be pizzas!
Christmas Party: Thursday, December 20th
17440 17th St.
Tustin, CA 92780
Additional details TBA.
Upcoming Community Outreach Events
Volunteers are needed for the following Community Outreach events. Please contact John Eyre if you are interested.
October 13th: Prehistoric OC Event
Clark Regional Park, Buena Park
Volunteers needed between 10 am and 3 pm.
November 3rd - 4th: American Opal Society Gem & Opal Show
Volunteers needed 10 am to 6pm on both days.
November 16th - 17th: West Coast Gem & Mineral Show
Volunteers needed 10am to 6 pm each day.
May 10th - 12th: West Coast Gem & Mineral Show, Spring 2019
Volunteers needed 10 am to 6 pm each day.
September 7th: Board of Directors meeting
August 23rd: Lab Night at PT Creations.
August 11th & 12th: Orange County Fair
July 26th: Alumni meeting
Held at the Claim Jumper, Fountain Valley
June 14: Board of Directors meeting
June 9th: Annual Fundraising Dinner & Election
Held at the Old World Restaurant in Huntington Beach.
May 18th - 20th: West Coast Gem & Mineral Show
May 11th: Alumni Meeting
May 5th - 6th: Searchers Gem & Mineral Show
April 13th - 15th: Imaginology at the OC Fairgrounds.
March 23: Santiago Canyon College Science Night
February 23, 2018: Alumni Meeting
Planning for annual fundraising dinner, announcement of Strong Workforce Program and Vital Link Program.
November 4-5, 2017: American Opal Society Show
Alumni Meeting: November 3, 2017
Guest Speaker on Egyptian Jewelry
Alumni Meeting: September 29, 2017
Orange County Fair: August 5-6, 2017
Annual Alumni Dinner & Silent Auction: June 11, 2017
Our largest silent auction ever! Held at the Old World Restaurant in Huntington Beach.
West Coast Gem & Mineral Show: May 19-21, 2017
Searchers Gem & Mineral Show: May 6-8, 2017
"Imaginology" at the OC Fairgrounds: April 21-23, 2017
Santiago Canyon College Community Science Night: March 24, 2017
Alumni Meeting: March 3, 2017
Guest Speaker Walt Lombardo, of Nevada Mineral & Books Co., discussed the gems of Dr. Joel E. Arem, author of "The Color Encyclopedia of Gemstones".