MARCH 17 - 18 Lemoore Gem and Mineral Show Saturday 10 am - 6 pm and Sunday 10 am to 4 pm. Lemoore Trinity Hall 470 Champion Street, Lemoore CA. Free admission; gems, minerals, rocks, jewelry, beads, lapidary rough and supplies. Kids activities, demonstrations, free parking.
APRIL 7-8 Mariposa Gem and Mineral Show Saturday 10 am to 5 pm and Sunday 10 am to 4 pm. Mariposa County Fairgrounds; admission $3, children free. Gems, minerals, rocks specimens, rough, slabs and jewelry making supplies.