A Natural History  Gallery, Jeweler and Bookstore

NEVADA MINERAL & BOOK COMPANY

​​​​JANUARY 27 - FEBRUARY 8, 2017

PUEBLO GEM & MINERAL SHOW

TUCSON, AZ

ARIZONA RIVERPARK INN

Ballroom Booth #23

We will be selling under Golden Touch Jewelers with faceted gemstones and jewelry.


FEBRUARY  9 - 12, 2017

TUCSON GEM & MINERAL SOCIETY ANNUAL SHOW, TUCSON, AZ

TUCSON CONVENTION CENTER

BOOTH #1621-1623

We will have a large selection of in-print and out -of-print publications, and, in keeping with the show theme, feature a great collection of publications on minerals of the Midwestern U.S.


​MARCH 11-12, 2017

​PASADENA LAPIDARY SOCIETY 62ND TOURNAMENT OF GEMS SHOW

SAN MARINO MASONIC HALL

3130 HUNTINGTON DRIVE

SAN MARINO, CA  91108


APRIL 22-23, 2017

SANTA LUCIA ROCKHOUNDS

26TH ANNUAL ROUNDUP

PASO ROBLES EVENTS CENTER

ESTELLA BLDG.

2198 RIVERSIDE AVE.

​PASO ROBLES, CA 93447


MAY 6-7, 2017

SEARCHERS GEM & MINERAL SOCIETY ANNUAL SHOW

BROOKHURST COMMUNITY CENTER

2271 W. CRESCENT AVE.

ANAHEIM, CA 92801


JUNE 9-11, 2017

VENTURA GEM & MINERAL SOCIETY

2017 CFMS/AFMS SHOW

VENTURA CO. FAIRGROUNDS

10 W. HARBOR BLVD. 

​VENTURA, CA 93001




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 


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

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 TBA

OCEANVIEW MINE TOUR & DIG

PALA, CALIFORNIA