November 22 & 23, 2014: Fairfax, Virginia
23rd Annual Gem, Mineral & Fossil Show
Sponsored by the Northern Virginia Mineral Club
& and the GMU Department of Atmospheric, Oceanic and Earth Sciences
George Mason University, Fairfax Virginia
At The HUB Ballroom ( old – Student Union Building II )
GMU Campus is located at the intersection of Rte 123 & Braddock Road, Fairfax, Virginia
Saturday 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM, Sunday 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
20 plus Dealers selling Minerals, Fossils, Crystals, Gems, Jewelry, Carvings, Meteorites & more!
Also, Demonstrations, Hands-On, Exhibits, Door Prizes, Scout Teaching Area & Kid’s Activities – including FREE Kid’s Mini-mines & Fossil Dig. Fee-based BSA STEM activities – Scouts can earn awards.
Silent Auction on Sunday afternoon.
Admission to Show/Ballroom:
Adults $5, Seniors $3, Teens (13-17) $3.
FREE – Children (12 & under), Scouts in uniform & GMU Students w/valid ID.
On campus use GMU’s parking Lot A (Nottoway River and Po River Lane)
Enter parking Lot A from Nottaway River Lane off Braddock Road
Courtesy shuttle provided from Parking Lot A to the Mineral show.
Handicapped parking is available near venue – however you must have a official DMV handicapped sign/sticker – to locate The HUB just follow our van back from parking Lot A
GMU Campus map: http://eagle.gmu.edu/map/fairfax.php
For an overview of the GMU Mineral Show, see the video here: on youtube search “COMM 353 Mineral Show” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xq-EsM1w74A
|This fee paid event is sponsored by a non-profit hobbyist educational group.This event is not endorsed by this school, school system or your local government.