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ALBERTA FEDERATION OF ROCK CLUBS - 2003 EXECUTIVE

PRESIDENT:John Dowler
VICE-PRESIDENT: Ron Biel
TREASURER: Irene Novlan, Calgary, AB
SECRETARY: Pauline Zeschuk, E-Mail : paulinez@telus.net
Website: www.afrc.ca

BARRHEAD GEM SEEKERS - Meetings (4th Tues)
508 - 58 Ave. Barrhead, AB, T7N 1C7
Contact: Laura Tywoniuk [403] 674-4341

CALGARY FACETERS GUILD - Meetings (1st Tues)
2823 Canmore Road NW, Calgary, AB T2M 4J7
Contact: Don Merkley [403] 289-4175

CALGARY ROCK & LAPIDARY CLUB - Meetings (2nd Fri.)
110 Lissington Drive SW, Calgary, AB, T3E 5E3
Contact:Trudy Martin [403} 287-1570 E-mail: martintm@telus.net
Website: www.crlc.ca

EDMONTON TUMBLEWOOD LAPIDARY CLUB - Meetings (3rd Mon.)
11B St Anne Street, St. Albert, AB, T8N 1E8
Contact: Joan Guillemette [780] 458-7499
Website: www.geocities.com/etlc99

LACOMBE HANDICRAFT & LAPIDARY CLUB
c/o Bea Ganter, 5539 - 53 Avenue, Lacombe, AB, T4L 1L3
Contact: Bea Ganter [403] 782-6221

LEDUC LAPIDARY CLUB - (Irregular meetings)
23 Camelot Ave, Leduc, AB, T9E 4M4
Contact: Grace Leeuw [780] 986-8693

LLOYDMINSTER ROCK & GEM CLUB - Meetings (2nd Wed.)
Box 781, Lloydminster, SK, S9V 1C1
Contact: Bert Smith [306] 825-283

MEDICINE HAT ROCK & GEM CLUB - Meetings (1st Tue)
Medicine Hat Core P.O. Box 22015, Medicine Hat, AB, T1A 0H2
Contact: Wally Atkinson [403] 527-9823

RED DEER ROCK & GEM SOCIETY - Meetings (2nd Wed)
3844 Eastwood Crescent, Red Deer, AB, T4N 2W1
Contact: Mark Watson [403] 346-4116

SOUTHERN ALBERTA ROCKHOUND ASSOCIATION - Meetings (1st Wed)
1104-11 St. North, Lethbridge, AB. T1H 2G1
Contact: O. Gilchrist [403] 327-2068


BRITISH COLUMBIA LAPIDARY SOCIETY - EXECUTIVE 2003-2004

PRESIDENT: John Bowman, Burnaby, BC
PAST. PRES: Rudy Zimmerman,Surrey, BC
1st VICE PRES: Harley Waterson, Surrey, BC
2nd VICE PRES: Randall deFehr, Abbotsford, BC
3rd VICE PRES: Walter Pinder, Mission, BC
EXECUTIVE SECRETARY: Donnamae Chionis, 1600 Sealord Rd. Richmond, BC, V7A 3L2, Phone:[604] 277-3222, Fax:[604] 821-4603 , E-mail: rocklady@shaw.ca
RECORDING SECRETARY: Terry Bacon, Abbotsford, BC
TREASURER: Diane Bowman, Burnaby, BC

ABBOTSFORD ROCK & GEM CLUB - Meetings (3rd Tues.)
3165 Saddle St.,Abbotsford, BC, V2S 4X2
Contact: Kathy Simpkins [604] 864-4155

ALBERNI VALLEY ROCK & GEM CLUB - Meetings (1st Sun)
PO Box 1291, Postal Station"A", Port Alberni, BC, V9Y 7M2
Contact: Dave West [250] 723-0281, E-mail: compudoc@telus.net
Website: www.rockslide.0catch.com/

BC FACETERS GUILD - Meetings (2nd Sat)
Hastings Community Centre, 3096 Hastings St.,Vancouver,BC,V2K 2A3
Contact: Rob Giesbrecht [604] 820-8557, E-mail: robgies@hotmail.com

BURNABY LAPHOUNDS CLUB - Meetings (2nd Tues)
PO Box 72046, 4429 Kingsway, Burnaby, BC, V5H 4P9
Contact: Gordon Calderwood [604] 520-1139, E-Mail: gordcald@lightspeed.bc.ca

CANADA ROCK ASSOCIATION - Meetings (Sat)
2620 West Broadway, Vancouver, BC, V6K 2G3
Contact: Wai Luk [604]730-8381

COURTENAY GEM & MINERAL CLUB - Meetings (3rd Tues)
PO Box 3025, Courtenay, BC, V9N 5N3
Contact: Jack Boyes [250] 337-8461

COWICHAN VALLEY ROCKHOUND CLUB - Meetings (3rd Mon)
PO Box 232, Duncan, BC, V9L 3X3
Contact: June Gillespie [250] 748-9567

CREATIVE JEWELLERS GUILD OF BC - Meetings (3rd Sun)
C/o Richmond Cultural Centre, 7700 Minoru Gate, Richmond, BC, V6Y 1R9
Contact: Yvonne Evans [604-536-1544

CRESTON VALLEY PROSPECTORS & LAPIDARY CLUB - Meetings(1st Tues.)
PO Box 154, Creston, BC, V0B 1G6
Contact: Bruce Avery [250] 428-4494

DELTA ROCKHOUND GEM & MINERAL CLUB - Meetings (3rd Mon)
c/o 362-52A St., Delta, BC, V4M 2Z9
Contact: Randi Saumur [604] 943-9568

DUNBAR LAPIDARY CLUB - Meetings (2nd Tues)
C/o Dunbar Community Centre, 4747 Dunbar St.,Vancouver, BC, V6S 2H2
Contact: Cal Lang, [604] 224-4670, E-mail: c4148@vcn.bc.ca

1120 CLUB - Meetings (Last Tues)
PO Box 182, Station "A", Kelowna, BC, V1Y 7H5
Contact: Ken Dewerson, [250] 707-0618, E-mail: kdewerson@shaw.ca

FRASER VALLEY ROCK & GEM CLUB - Meetings (2nd Fri)
C/o 3116 Babich St., Abbotsford, BC, V4W 1R3
Contact: Larry Lipp, [604] 857-8833, E-mail: marjorielipp@telus.nett

GOLDEN ROCK & FOSSIL CLUB - Meetings (2nd Wed)
PO Box 2542, Golden, BC, V0A 1H0
Contact: Sharon Pearson, [250] 348-2178, E-mail: pearson@redshift.bc.ca

HASTINGS CENTRE ROCKHOUND CLUB - Meetings (4th Wed)
Hastings Community Centre, 3096 E. Hastings St.,Vancouver, BC, V5K 2A3
Contact: John Bowman,[604] 421-1068, E-mail: yalakomite@hotmail.com

HIGH COUNTRY ROCKHOUND CLUB - Meetings (2nd Mon)
PO Box 1182, Logan Lake, BC, VOK 1W0
Contact: Jan Kohar, [250] 523-9532

KOKANEE ROCK CLUB - Meetings (Last Tues.)
PO Box 136., Slocan, BC,V0G 2C0
Contact: Dave Barclay, [250] 355-2471, E-mail: davebarclay@telus.net

LAKES DISTRICT ROCK & GEM CLUB - Meetings (1st Thur)
C/o Mary Warko; RR#1, Site 17B Comp 10, Burns Lake, BC, V0J 1E0
E-mail: warko@ngis.ca
Website: www.hiway16.com/clubs/pages/ldrock.asp

LAPIDARY CLUB OF WEST VANCOUVER - Meetings (3rd Mon)
PO Box 91233, West Vancouver, BC, V7V 2N6
Contact: Don Rotherham, [604] 922-0072 E-mail: don_rotherham@msn.com

MAPLE RIDGE LAPIDARY CLUB - Meetings (1st Thur)
PO Box 142, Maple Ridge, BC, V2X 7E9
Contact: Walt Pinder, [604] 826-2342, E-mail: pinder@dowco.com

PARKSVILLE & DISTRICT ROCK & GEM CLUB - Meetings(1st Wed)
PO Box 112, Parksville, BC, V9P 2G8
Contact: Bob Cuyler, [250] 752-2946

PENTICTON GEOLOGY & LAPIDARY CLUB - Meetings (1st Wed)
Leir House Cultural Centre, 220 Manor Park Ave., Penticton, BC, V2A 2R2
Contact: Gloria Bordass, [250] 493-1027

PORT MOODY ROCK & GEM CLUB - Meetings (Last Thursday)
c/o Kyle Centre, 125 Kyle St., Port Moody, BC, V3H 2N6
Contact: Andrew Daneffel, [604] 942-3009, E-mail: president@portmoodyrockclub.com
Website: http://www.portmoodyrockclub.com

POWELL RIVER LAPIDARY CLUB - Meetings (2nd Wed)
c/o 4871 Saskatchewan Ave., Powell River, BC, V8A 3G5
Contact: Gladys Smith,[604] 485-9320

RICHMOND GEM & MINERAL CLUB - Meetings (1st Fri)
Richmond Cultural Centre, 7700 Minoru Gate, Richmond, BC, V6Y 1R9
Contact: Bob Lang, [604] 277-9144, E-mail: bob.lang@telus.net

RIPPLE ROCK GEM & MINERAL CLUB - Meetings (2nd Fri)
PO Box 6, Campbell River, BC, V9W 1S9
Contact: Gordon Billings [250] 286-6600

SELKIRK ROCK & MINERAL CLUB - mtgs (2nd Tue)
P.O. Box 126, Robson, BC
Contact: Diane Robinson, [250] 365-6966, E-mail: diane_robinson@telus.net

SHUSWAP ROCK CLUB - Meetings (1st Tues)
679 Shuswap Ave., PO Box 1435, Chase, BC, V0E 1M0
Contact: Brian Hurstfield, [250] 675-2157, E-mail: crittersorrento@telus.net

SPRUCE CITY ROCK & GEM CLUB - Meetings (1st Tues)
C/o 8554 N Nechako Rd., Prince George, BC, V2M 1T1
Contact: Russ Davis, [250] 564-8556

SURREY ROCKHOUND CLUB - Meetings(4th Wed.)
614 - 13711 - 72 Ave, Surrey, BC, V3W 4Z9
Contact: Rudy Zimmerman, [604] 584-0806, E-mail: ragz@telus.net

THOMPSON VALLEY ROCK CLUB - Meetings (1st Mon)
224 Birch St., Kamloops, BC, V2B 1J7
Contact: Ken Davies, [250] 372-366, E-mail: kwdavies@direct.ca

VERNON LAPIDARY & MINERAL CLUB - Meetings (2nd Wed)
2704 Hwy.#6, Vernon, BC, V1J 6N7
Contact: John Stelfox, [250] 545-5184

VICTORIA LAPIDARY & MINERAL SOCIETY - Meetings (1st Mon)
PO Box 5114, Stn "B",Victoria, BC, V6R 6N3
Contact: Cameron Speedie, [250] 385-0597, E-mail: cspeedie@telus.net
Website: www.islandnet.com/~vlms/


INDIVIDUAL CLUBS

MID PRO ROCK & GEM SOCIETY - Meetings (1st Wed)
1010 Central` Ave., Prince Albert, SK, S6V 4V5
President: Herve Vallee , [306] 764 -1049, E-mail: hvallee@shaw.ca
Secretary:: Douglas Hodgins [306] 764-1049

PRAIRIE ROCK & GEM SOCIETY
c/o 143 Upland Dr., Regina, SK, S4R 0C4
President: Darlene Itcush, [306] 545-3405, E-mail: itcush2@sk.sympatico.com
Secretary: Joy Smith, [306] S4V 0L5

ROCK OF AGES LAPIDARY CLUB
142 - 505 Chalmers Ave., Winnipeg, MB, R2L 094
President:
Secretary: Joan Turner, [204] 832-1109

CANADIAN MICRO MINERAL ASSOCIATION
221 Hendrie Ave., Burlington, ON L7T 4B2
President: M.E Skebo [905] 681-2073, E-mail: mskebo@cogeco.ca
Treasurer:Bill Lechner [416] 438-8908

MONTREAL GEM & MINERAL CLUB
P.O. BOX 1717, Station B, Montreal, QC, H3B 3L3,
E-mail: geminews@canada.com
President: Michael Rooney [514] 684-8114
Secretary: Tom Petts [514] 631-8708
Web site: www.montrealgemmineralclub.ca/

NORTH YORK FACETING GUILD
President: W.A. Attwell

NOVA SCOTIA MINERAL & GEM SOCIETY
PO Box 29082, Halifax, NS, B3L 4T8
President: Ken Mackenzie [902] 422-0784
Secretary: Brenda Roscoe [902] 477-8098
Website: accesswave.ca/~nsmgs/index.html


Revised: August 2003

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