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Welcome to the Colorado Mineral Society

Celebrating our 82nd Year!
1936 - 2018

Next CMS Monthly Meeting
Friday, February 2nd, 2018 at 7:30 pm
St. Paul Episcopal Church
9200 W. 10th Ave, Lakewood, CO
(10th Avenue and Garrison Street)


February's Topic Properties of Mineral Fluorescence

Glowing Minerals Video

The February CMS general meeting will include a presentation by Gary Rowe on the basic properties of mineral fluorescence. We will have several interactive displays set up of fluorescent minerals. In addition, a display case will be set up for those students who attended the December and January jewelry wire wrapping class to show off their beautiful pendants. Please join us for an entertaining evening.

CMS Junior Rockhounds
February Program
Topic: Fluorescent Minerals
Presenter: Ben Geller

Overview: We will explore the world of fluorescent minerals including displays for long wave and short wave minerals. Thanks to Boyd Cook for helping put together the displays and lights. Parents are invited to attend the Junior Rockhound Program with their children. Although the youth do not need any supplies for this meeting, a pencil or pen and a notebook may be helpful for taking notes.

Visitors, guests and kids are always welcome
to attend the general meetings.

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CMS Members Jeff Self and Donna Ware featured on Colorado Public Radio's “Colorado Matters”

CMS members Jeff Self and Donna Ware were featured in an interview on the “Colorado Matters” program on Colorado Public Radio. The recorded interview with Ryan Warner can be listened to online via the CPR website at the link below, along with a story and photos about them.

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