CMC Website

Newsletter Library



Newsletter of the Capital Mineral Club
Concord, New Hampshire


Click here:

CMC Member Application 

for an on-line printable Member Application form

President - Gordon Jackson, P.O. Box 600, Canterbury, NH 03224, Phone (603) 783-4493

Vice President - Scott Higgins, 15 Charles Lane, Eliot, ME 03903, Phone (207) 439-1107
Secretary - Vince Valade, 35 Plimpton Rd., Goffstown, NH 03045, Phone 497-3935
Treasurer - Don Dallaire, 829 Candia Rd., Chester, NH 03036, Phone 483-8467

March 2004

Volume 4 Issue 7

Capital Mineral Club News

Inside this Issue:    


February Minutes                   Pg 2

Workshop Information           Pg 3

Rochester Symposium


Rochester Symposium           Pg 4

Other Mineral Clubs and

Meeting Dates - Times


Calendar of Events                Pg 5


Editors Note:

The deadline to get info to me for

publication will be the 3rd Saturday

 of every month.

My e-mail address:

CMC Website:

Website designed and maintained by:
Robin Edgewood-Reece &
Steffen Hermanns

This months meeting will be a Mineral Club Workshop at Gordon & Pam Jackson’s House.  This has become a yearly tradition and will be held on

Saturday March 13th, starting at 10:00 am – until Gordon

decides to throw us out, with a bad weather date of Sunday the 14th.

See details and Map on pages 3 and 4.



The Club would like to thank Gene Bearss on his topic of  collecting in Maine.

Also thanks to Howard and Bea Ewing for bringing the refreshments.


Upcoming Events


March 20th:  10am - 2pm:  A Board meeting regarding State mineral  display and other business.  The State Geologist, David     Wunsch, will be at this meeting.  Location to be determined.

May 8th:       7:30pm - Don Dallaire - Collecting in Michigan

displays, Michigan minerals & copper.

June:             Club trip to Palermo - Steffen to set up with Bob - Cookout etc.

Sept 11th:      7:30pm - Bob Whitmore - collecting in Namibia

displays, African minerals .



The 2004 DUES ARE DUE.

The dues are $5 single,  $10 family.  Please give Vince Valade who collects the dues, or  Don Dallaire who handles the money, a check in the amount of your dues.  If you recently joined the Club your 2004 dues may already be paid.  If you do not pay your dues this month, April will be your last newsletter and you will no longer be a member of the club.

If you have any questions please call Vince Valade at 497-3935.


CMC Welcomes New Members


Rose Ann Boudreau & James Haukes from Manchester, NH

Robert & Anna Wilken from Bristol, NH