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All future meetings will be the first Saturday of the month.


Tourmaline Turns 200 Special Lecture Series!

The Maine Mineral & Gem Museum, located in Bethel, Maine is hosting a series of live, online lectures commemorating the bicentennial of the Maine state mineral: Tourmaline.

Our first lecture is with Don Dallaire, mineral collector and MMGM Trustee. Don will guide us through the fascinating history of 200 years of tourmaline mining at Mt. Mica, followed by a Q and A session. Don is on the board of the New England Mineral Association and has published several articles in the mineral industry's most prestigious publications.

Monday, January 18th, 7pm

Register Online for Zoom Webinar


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New Minerals:

Grossular, Belvidere Mines Epidote, Mount Mist Serandite, D-Mix Mine, Mont Saint-Hilaire.

Left to right: Grossular, Belvidere Mines, Eden,VT. Epidote, Mount Mist, Warren,NH. Serandite, D-Mix Mine, Mont Saint-Hilaire. by Don Dallaire


New Hampshire Minerals:

Topaz, South Baldface Staurolite, Pearl Lake Microline, Moat Mountain

Left to right: Topaz, South Baldface,NH. Staurolite, Lisbon, NH. Microcline, Hales Location, NH. by Don Dallaire