9 AM – 2PM Kids Day. Show is open to area schools and home schools. Not all show activities are active during this time.
2 – 4 PM Doors to the show are closed.
4 PM Show opens to the general public. Grand Prize Entry Slips available, door prizes given out hourly, dealer booths will be fully displayed; auctions, Petoskey stone polishing and craft area will be open.
Tentative Presentation Schedule: Presentation to run approximately 30 minutes.
12:00 noon – Meteorites
Presented by Dave Haas
2:00 PM- Intro to Minerals
Presented by Jerry VanNocker
11:00 AM Earth’s Earliest Animal Life:
Donald Baumgartner (of Fossil Hut LTD) will explore the PreCambrian Ediacaran Post-Snow Ball Earth. Actual Vendian Fossils will be viewable after the presentation and be available for sale.
1:00 PM The Mystery of MI Beach Glass and MI Furnace Glass:
Patti Oakland – Many people know of Leelanau blue but lake glass of various colors can be found along the great lakes. Get the scoop here.
2:00 PM Agates:
Jack Fuller provides some answers to the Mysterious World of Agates.
Please check KGMS website for updates before the show. More presentations may be added, the schedule may change.
Check out the Floor Plan for the 2015 Kalamazoo Rock and Mineral Show.