Kawartha Rock and Fossil Club

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Record #: PET2040 Last Modified: 27 May 2015 Last Full Update: 27 May 2015
Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone705-745-1189
Located In CommunityPeterborough
Address & Map
Meets at Riverview Park & Zoo Orientation Centre
1230 Water St
Peterborough, ON K9H 7G4
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IntersectionWater St and Carnegie Ave
Contact Information
Primary ContactSteve Wesley, President; Phone: (Residence) 705-743-9175; Email: swesley@i-zoom.net
Alternate ContactBob Beckett, Show Coordinator; Phone: (Residence) 705-748-0178; Email: rbeckett@cogeco.ca
Mailing Addressc/o Tom Jenkins 
1211 Kenneth Ave 
Peterborough, ON K9J 5P8
Description & Services
Description (Service)* Social club for adults and children who have an interest in rocks, minerals, gems, lapidary, and fossils.  
* Organizes field trips to collect minerals or fossils in spring, summer, and fall.  
* Offers workshops on cleaning minerals and fossils, basic mineral and fossil identification, and various lectures on rocks, minerals, and fossils.  
* For advanced experienced collectors and for people who have little or no knowledge in the earth sciences but want to gain understanding about rocks and minerals.  
* Hosts the annual Kawartha Rock and Fossil Club Gem, Mineral & Fossil Show on the first weekend in March at the Evinrude Centre in Peterborough.
Areas ServedPeterborough (County of)
EligibilityContact for eligibility
ApplicationContact for details.
Other Details
Legal Status(50) Non Profit
MeetingsSecond Tuesday of each month at 7 pm except July and August at Riverview Park & Zoo Orientation Centre.
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Service CategoriesCollector Clubs