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For further information contact:
Bob Hale(719) 213-3383www.gpoc.com
April 13th General Membership Meeting -GPS
Steve Baker and two (2)assistants will be coming to givea class on GPS.Don't forget your GPS unit.Anyone who has additional GPSunits, if you could please bring
Gold Hill PoliceStation7:00 PM955 Moreno Avenue,CS, CO
10 AM - 1 PMWestern Museum ofMining & Industry225 N. Gate Blvd.CS, CORichard Stockton(719)-233-0098
GPS Map &CompassClasses
9-11 AM & 12-4 PMDenver FederalCenter Building 810Lakewood, CO(303) 202-4689see info below
10 AM-2 PMMuseum of Miningand Industry225 N. Gate Blvd.CSsee info below them for those that wish toparticipate.
- Permits go on sale
- Motorized equipmentallowed on Arkansas River only
- USDA FS gatescheduled to open on BeaverCreek. & motorized equipmentallowed on GPOC claims ONLY
Please refer to the information below for further events as well as on page 8.
7:00 PM3400 N.NevadaCS, CO
Heritage LecturePolitical Natureof Energy
7:00 PMWestern Museum ofMining & Industry225 N. Gate Blvd.Colorado Springs(719) 488-0880
Keep What YouFind
Museum ofMining and Industry225 N. Gate Blvd.Colorado Springs((719) 488-0880see info below
Colorado Mineral& Fossil Show
4849 Bannock St.,Denver, Coloradosee info below
USGS Free GPS Map, and Compass Classes
of each month. The sessions are held in Building810 at the Denver Federal Center, Lakewood; Map and Compasssessions are in the morning, 9-11 a.m., and "Using GPS with TopoMaps" in the afternoon, 12-4 p.m. You may sign up for either or bothclasses. Call for reservations: (303) 202-4689 or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Museum of Mining and Industry April 7th
Heritage Lecture Political Nature of Energy
Robert E. Ebel presently is Senior Advisor to the Center for Strategicand International Studies (CSIS) and is co-director of the Caspian SeaOil Study Group and of the Oil Markets Study Group. Free. To reserveyour spot, call 719-488-0880 or e-mail email@example.com.
Museum of Mining and Industry
Keep What You Find Gold & Gemstone Panning
April 16 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Take a tour of the museum to learn how to pan for real gold. Eachvisitor gets to keep whatever treasures they ﬁnd! Daily tours begin at10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. No reservations required.
Use your GPOC membership card for free admission.
Colorado Mineral and Fossil Spring Show
Holiday Inn-Denver Central, 4849 Bannock St. (Retail and Wholesale)Friday & Saturday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.Free Admission – Free Parking
Garmin Handheld Basic 101
12 PM-2 PM
Garmin Handheld speciﬁc GPS demo.This course will includewaypoints, yardage and giveaways.
Basic Pistol Class Saturday, April 02 10 AM - 4 PM
s Warehouse 55 N. Chelton Road, CS, CO
Class qualiﬁes the participant for a Colorado Concealed Permit. Theclass is $100.00 per person.
State Gold Championships
A date and location has been tentatively set for the 2011 State GoldPanning Championships sponsored by the GPOC. If we receive aﬁnal conﬁrmation the championships will be held at the WesternMuseum of Mining and Industry in Colorado Springs. Through theefforts of Shirley & Larry Weilhnau , Victor Mine will be sponsoring theevent. The dates are tentatively set as the ﬁrst full weekend in August.
Colorado Springs Mineralogical Society Second Annual Silent Auction & Bake Sale
April 23, 2011 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. At the WMMI 225 North Gate Blvd.CS, Colorado
Lots of fun for the entire family! We will have an assortment of mineralspecimens, slabs for lapidary work, fossils, and ﬁnished pieces for folks to bidon. There will also be some special items of interest to capture your attentionand earn a bid. Club members will be donating an assortment of homemadegoodies to purchase. Come see the Museum, have fun bidding on favoriteitems, and take home a few goodies to eat later.
Admission: Standard WMMI Admissions apply. CSMS members and otherWMMI supporting clubs admitted free.