Monday, October 4, 2010

2011 CFMS Show and Convention

May 13-15, 2011, is the date for the next CFMS Show and Convention.

The show is being hosted by Superior California Gem and MineralAssociation, Inc. (SCGMA) (

SCGMA is a combination of clubs, the Shasta Gem & Mineral Society ( of Redding, CA, and the Paradise Gem & Mineral Club, Inc. of Paradise, CA (website being revised).

The show, convention and awards will all be held one location, the Shasta District Fairgrounds, 1890 Briggs Street, Anderson, CA (just 8 miles south of Redding, CA).

Field trips and self guided field trips are being planned. We are very fortunate to have Walt Wright and Bob Jones on board as our first class speakers!

Forms for non-competitive and competitive displays are located on our website at Please help support us by putting in your first class displays. This website will be updated monthly.

Check on regional attractions surrounding the first ever CFMS show in Shasta County by going to Shasta Cascade Wonderland (

By Kelly O’Leary - excerpted from the Oct. 2010 NOC News
Photos from the AFMS/CFMS joint show earlier this year are in the column to the right - click the slideshow to enlarge.