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Concord, New Hampshire


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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

May 2004

Volume 4 Issue 9

Capital Mineral Club News

Inside this Issue

The CMC will meet Saturday, May 1st at 7:30 PM (Please note that this is one week earlier that usual) at the Salvation Army Building on Clinton Street in Concord, NH.  This is to prevent a conflict with the Maine Mineral Symposium which is May 7th - 9th.  Many club members go to this event, check it out if you have the chance.


Our guest speakers for the May meeting will be Don Dallaire, Don will speak to the club about collecting in Michigan.


The mineral of the month will be copper and minerals from Michigan.


If anyone would like to donate a mineral specimen to the club raffle please bring it with you.


Refreshments this month will be provided by Gordon & Heidi Graham.


The following slate of officers for the upcoming year are presented here to be voted at this meeting.  They are:

            Gordon Jackson, President

            Scott Higgins, Vice-President

            Vince Valade, Secretary

            Don Dallaire, Treasurer

            Charlers Forsberg, Director, 2004-2006

            Jon Herndon, Auditor, 2004-2006

Upcoming Events

June 12th:        Club trip to Palermo - (9:00 am - 4:00 pm) Cookout, collecting and there will be a  Mineral Scavenger Hunt with prizes.  Details will be passed out at the mine when you arrive.  This event is limited only to club members and their families please. 

Sept 11th:         7:30pm - Bob Whitmore - collecting in Namibia, displays, African minerals.

Oct 9th10th: 41st Annual Gem and Mineral Festival presented by the Capital Mineral Club. 

April Minutes


NEFTA Field Trips

Michigan Copper by:

Tom Rosemeyer

Rocks & Minerals 5/98


Calendar of Events

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Thank you CMC Editor 

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