Earth Science Club of Northern Illinois Gem, Mineral & Fossil Show
|Date:||Sat 17th Mar 2012 to Sun 18th Mar 2012|
|Type of Event:||Public Mineral/Gem Show|
|Venue:||College of DuPage, Bldg K, Glen Ellyn, Illinois|
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|Contact Tel:||(847) 742-9244|
|Contact Address:||Mark Kuntz, (847) 742-9244|
|A "Gem-Mineral-Fossil Show" of the Earth Science Club of Northern Illinois (ESCONI) is being held at the College of DuPage, Bldg K on Saturday and Sunday, March 17 and 18, 2012 – 10:00 am to 5:00 pm on Saturday and 10:00 am to 4:00 pm on Sunday.|
The free event will feature live and silent auctions of minerals and fossils, dealers of jewelry, gems, minerals and fossils, demonstrations of lapidary and jewelry making, a kid's corner with participation, exhibits of The Field and Lizzadro Museums, and a geode cracker.
The goal of ESCONI is to promote interest in earth sciences including mineralogy, paleontology, archaeology and lapidary.