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The 48th Annual Galaxy of Gems Expo – Tourmaline
The Oxnard Gem & Mineral Society Proudly Presents The 48th Annual Galaxy of Gems Expo – “Tourmaline”. Hosting about 70 display cases that will showcase the talents and artistic skills of members and guest exhibitors. Some of the displays and activities are directed towards teaching students about the earth sciences.
Activities throughout both days will include demonstrations of lapidary techniques, glass-bead making, wire wrapping and rock polishing. A silent auction will offer rock and mineral treasures. On hand will be a select group of dealers with gems, minerals, fossils, stone beads, Idaho opals, silver craft, finished jewelry, tools, lapidary supplies and books about earth science and more.
To have something for everyone in the family, there will also be Book and Plant Sales. It’s a great opportunity to do some early Holiday shopping. There are some excellent prices on jewelry and mineral curiosities from around the globe.