The 46th Annual Denver Gem and Mineral Show
Events Schedule for 2007
The following events took place at the 2007 Show:
Friday9am: Show opens to public
9am - 1pm: School groups visit show
1pm - 3pm: Society of Mineral Museum Professionals Board Meeting (Meeting Room)
3:30pm – 4:30pm: Friends of Mineralogy Meeting (Meeting Room)
6pm: Show Closes
Saturday10am: Show opens to public
1pm: Presentation by Peter J. Modreski - Starting a Mineral Collection
2pm: Presentation by Beth Simmons - Arthur Lakes
3pm: Presentation by Stuart Schneider - Fluorescent Minerals: The Classics and What's New
4pm: Presentation by Roger Reynolds - Amber: Gold of the North, Tears of the Gods
6pm: Show Closes
Saturday Night Special in the Palm Court of the Denver Merchandise Mart Main Building
Sunday10am: Show opens to public
1pm: Presentation by Olaf Medenbach - From Stone Ax to Crystal Structure: A Brief (and Colorful) History of Mineralogy
2pm: Presentation by H. Court Young - The Orphan Boy, A Love Affair with Mining: Connecting Three Generations
3pm: Presentation by Donald Jeffrey Self and William Henry Hutchinson - Morganite/Aquamarine from Beau's Pocket, Mt. Antero, Chaffee County, Colorado
5pm: Show closes! See you next year!
All Day - Every DayALL DAY: Continuous hobby demonstrations in the Club Area. (booths E12 – E21)
ALL DAY: Educational demonstrations and pamphlets in the Public Service Sector Area. (booths E3 – E11)
ALL DAY: The Fluorescent Room - mineral specimens that glow under ultraviolet lights! (room K35)
ALL DAY: Gold Panning! (booth E16)
ALL DAY: Numerous competitive and non-competitive (e.g. museum) exhibits.
ALL DAY: "Bones", the walking T-Rex skeleton.
ALL DAY: Rooms and booths full of dealers (retail and wholesale).
ALL DAY: Grab bags, Pins & Posters. (booths E01 & E02)
ALL DAY: FREE Shuttle bus service to the satellite shows is available at the North and South Entrances.
Events for other years can be seen here: