There will also be lapidary equipment for sale, such as rock tumblers, rock saws and faceting machines. Points and Pebbles Rock Club donates the proceeds from the spin table to a local nonprofit; previously, the money has gone to Grand Area Mentoring. Regardless of the destination, the field trips will launch from the Old Spanish Trail Arena at 9 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Past field trips have included Yellowcat, which is known throughout the world for agate limb cast specimens that have been found there. In addition to hosting the annual Rock, Gem and Mineral Show, the Points and Pebbles Rock Club gets together regularly.
Source: Ethiopian News October 11, 2018 16:18 UTC