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2011 Symposium
(37th Annual Symposium)

October 14-16, 2011

This year's annual symposium is scheduled for October 14-16 and once again will be held at the Red Lion Motel at Kelso, WA.

This year's Symposium theme has been selected as "Famous Mineral Localities of Mexico".

We have confirmed renowned and excellent speakers:

  • Dr. Terry Wallace.  His presentations will include:
    The Guanajuato District.
    The Fresnillo District.
  • Dr. Peter Megaw.  His presentations will include:
    What's New in Mexican Minerals.
    The Santa Eulalia District.
  • Tom Moore.  His presentations will include:
    The Ojuela Mine - Part 1.
    The Ojuela Mine - Part 2.
  • More details about the speakers is included in the 2011 Registration Form

Main Floor Dealers

  • EARTH'S TREASURES: Richard Kennedy
  • LEHIGH MINERALS: Jim and Yolanda McEwen
  • Xtal: Dennis Beals

Room Dealers located in the North Hallway will be selling minerals from Pacific Northwest and worldwide locations.

Featuring at least sixteen world class mineral displays, including a display from the Northwest's finest mineral museum: The Rice Northwest Museum of Rocks and Minerals.

Free Admission to the Mineral Show and Dealers.

Here is a link to a flyer with information about the Symposium.

For additional information, send your questions to Webmaster.

The 2011 registration form now available. The 2011 Symposium Handout (40KB) is stored in Adobe® Acrobat Reader PDF format.  You may download a free copy of the viewer from ADOBE.  Click here Acrobat Reader Icon, select "Download", and follow the instructions.

Symposium Committee Members:

    George Gerhold
    ggerhold @
Facilities Coordinator
    Bob Meyer
    pyrite111 @
Set up / Tear down / Audio-Visual
    Wes Gannaway
    debnwes @
Speakers / MC
    Allan Young
    allanyoung @
    Ray Lasmanis
    ray.lasmanis @
    Karen and Gary Hinderman
    KHinderman @
    Al Liebetrau
    liebetrauam @

Past Symposium Topics can be found on this link.

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