Mineral show at Armory
The 16th annual Rock, Gem, Mineral, Agate and Fossil Show will be held 10 a.m to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 20, and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 21, at the Cottage Grove National Guard Training and Community Center, 8180 Belden Blvd.
Local "rockhounds" will be exhibiting and selling agates, mineral specimens, gems, jewelry (including beads), fossils and rock related decorator items from local and worldwide locations. Demonstrations will feature various polishing techniques and lapidary arts. A rock identification station will also be available. This year, young participants can make a shark tooth necklace and start a rock collection. Parents need to accompany their children at the "Kid's Corner."
Visit www.minnesotamineralclub.org for more information.