FEBRUARY  8 - 11, 2018

TUCSON GEM & MINERAL SOCIETY 64TH ANNUAL SHOW, TUCSON, AZ

TUCSON CONVENTION CENTER


​MARCH 10-11, 2018

​PASADENA LAPIDARY SOCIETY 60th TOURNAMENT OF GEMS SHOW

SAN MARINO MASONIC HALL

3130 HUNTINGTON DRIVE

SAN MARINO, CA  91108


APRIL 21-22, 2018

SANTA LUCIA ROCKHOUNDS

26TH ANNUAL ROUNDUP

PASO ROBLES EVENTS CENTER

ESTELLA BLDG.

2198 RIVERSIDE AVE.

​PASO ROBLES, CA 93447


MAY 5-6, 2018

SEARCHERS GEM & MINERAL SOCIETY ANNUAL SHOW

BROOKHURST COMMUNITY CENTER

2271 W. CRESCENT AVE.

ANAHEIM, CA 92801


JUNE 1-3, 2018

NORTH ORANGE COUNTY GEM & MINERAL SOCIETY ANNUAL SHOW

LA HABRA COMMUNITY CENTER

101 W. LA HABRA BLVD. 

​LA HABRA, CA 90631


​SEPTEMBER 12 -15, 2018

FINE MINERAL SHOW - DENVER

MARRIOTT DENVER WEST

1717 DENVER WEST BLVD.

GOLDEN, COLORADO


OCTOBER 20 - 21, 2018

WHITTIER GEM & MINERAL SOCIETY ANNUAL SHOW

WHITTIER COMMUNITY CENTER

7630 WASHINGTON AVE.

​WHITTIER, CA  90602


NOVEMBER 2 -3, 2018

AMERICAN OPAL SOCIETY

51ST ANNUAL OPAL, GEM & JEWELRY SHOW

BUSINESS EXPO CENTER

1960 S. ANAHEIM WAY

​ANAHEIM, CA  92805






Nevada Mineral & Book Company schedules in-store field trips for gem &  mineral clubs, geology groups,  home school groups and others.     ** Contact us if you would like to discuss a tour for your group.

LECTURE TOPICS


Geologist/Owner Walter Lombardo has lectured extensively on topics in mining, mineralogy and gemology.  Topics include:

* Diamonds in North America

* Corundum (Ruby and Sapphire) in North America

* History of Birthstones

* Color in Diamonds

* Cosmic Debris: Meteorites and Asteroids

* Opal From Virgin Valley, Nevada

* Mineral Ingredients and Colorants Used to Make Glass (with examples from the American Glass Industry).

**Contact Walt if you would like to schedule a talk for your club, organization or conference.

  UPCOMING  LECTURES

MONDAY, JANUARY 9, 2017 7:00PM

​CULVER CITY ROCK & MINERAL CLUB

"HISTORY OF BIRTHSTONES"

VETERANS' AUDITORIUM

10866 CULVER BLVD. CULVER CITY, CA 90230


TUESDAY, JANUARY 17, 2017 7:00PM

PASADENA LAPIDARY SOCIETY

"A HISTORY OF GEMSTONES"

PASADENA PUBLIC LIBRARY

265 E. WALNUT ST, CULVER CITY, CA 


THURSDAY, APRIL 6, 2017 7:30PM

DEL AIR ROCKHOUNDS CLUB

TALK T.B.D.

NORTHRIDGE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

9650 RESEDA BLVD.

NORTHRIDGE, CA


TUESDAY, JULY 11, 2017  7:00PM

SEARCHERS GEM & MINERAL SOCIETY

"COSMIC DEBRIS: METEORITES AND ASTEROIDS"

​DOWNTOWN ANAHEIM COMMUNITY CENTER 
250 E. CENTER ST., ANAHEIM, CA 92805


                         EVENTS

            SHOW SCHEDULE

SUNDAY, MAY 27, 2018

OCEANVIEW MINE TOUR & DIG

PALA, CALIFORNIA


Natural History  Gallery, Jeweler and Bookstore

NEVADA MINERAL & BOOK COMPANY