Gem and Mineral Show
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11851 Westminster Highway
Watch the age old artisan crafts of silversmithing and lapidary on Sunday, November 15, between 11:00 am and 4:00 pm. Experience hands on activities presented by the Richmond Gem and Mineral Society. Learn to make your gems shine beautifully with demonstrations of silversmithing skills and lapidary. See the tools used by professionals to take your own rocks to the next level. There will be several display cases showing such items as works of art created by our members, types of rocks and fossils used in lapidary work such as agates, jaspers, amber, ammolite, and quartz, and portions of members’ collections. Play the rock identification game, and observe demonstrations of lapidary, silversmithing, and mineral collecting.
Admission is by donation, all proceeds support the Richmond Nature Park Society’s educational programs.
This event is suitable for all ages. For more details, please call 604-718-6188.
The Richmond Nature Park is located at 11851 Westminster Highway, at No. 5 Road.
Disability access is available with designated parking spaces.