LITE 96 is Calgary’s heritage adult contemporary radio station playing the very best of the hits you want to hear. LITE 96 has a listening audience comprised of affluent Calgarians with tremendous purchasing power. The campaign will start on Monday November 22nd and run till Sunday November 27th – the last day of the Show. […]
I just returned from the business trip to Arizona, where I had a chance to spend one weekend rockhounding for fire agate. This is amazing place called Black Hills Rockhound Area near Morenci copper mine. I had a great day there and would highly recommend it for visiting and enjoying excellent rockhounding in a desert.
Despite the fact that you won’t find any gold specimens from Morgan mine there any more – I have bought them all – it is absolutely recommended to drop by to this authentic Arizona rock shop if you happen to be in Tucson. You will not miss this shop on your way to Sonora […]
Calgary Herald will print and distribute 30,000 Show flyers:
Rob Belcher will present his “Journeys Through the Brazilian Mining Areas” at the Calgary Gem & Mineral Show on Sunday 11:30am 28th of November 2010
Rob Belcher started mineral collecting in his 20’s and in 1985 did his first mineral show at the opening of the Tyrell Museum in Drumheller, […]
Here are some pictures from the Denver Mineral Show that I visited last week. The guests of Calgary Gem & Mineral Show will have an opportunity to see quite a few beautiful specimens from there in November.
The contract signed to have a full colour insert in every Metro newspaper for a week prior to the start of the Show. Metro is the largest and fastest growing international newspaper in the world. In Calgary Metro attracting a young, active, well-educated metropolitan audience of over 60,000 daily readers.
I was doing some work in Tucson, Arizona recently. No doubts, I paid a visit to the excellent mineralogical museum in the University of Arizona. Here are a few pictures to your attention:
The Flandrau Science Center, where the Museum occupies the lower level
My main topic in mineral collection is native metals, so I concentrated on the outstanding exposition of metals.
This is a stunning crystallized gold from Eagle’s Nest Mine. Placer Co., California
Cute triangular gold crystal from Icabarú, Bolívar, Venezuela
These are my sidekicks from back-home – native platinum cubes from Konder Massif, Siberia
Great canonical silver – Kongsberg, Buskerud, Norway
This is a most amazing copper I ever seeing. This is a mug!
Keith Powell – the author of historical novel about riches goldrush in Canadian Rockies – will present his book at the Calgary Gem & Minerals Show. There will be a rare opportunity to get this exciting adventurous book signed by author.
Gold rushes have played an important and significant role in the development of modern-day […]
I am happy to announce that the contract with Pattison Outdoor – Canada’s largest Out-of-Home advertising company – is signed. Calgary Gem and Mineral Show will be advertised by posters in Calgary Transit. All 150 city train cars will care the Show poster and 400 buses as well. The campaign will start 2 weeks before […]