The long-awaited Courtenay Gem and Mineral Club exposition will take place Easter weekend to show off so much of the beautiful local and worldwide mineral beauty!
Members will be showcasing crystals, fossils, jewellery, and local crafters who make the beautiful rocks of Vancouver Island into amazing works of wearable art.
Also featured are many of the local members of the Home Based Business Association who have their products available to purchase.
Once again the Courtenay Legion at 367 Cliffe Ave. will be the host venue. The show runs Good Friday noon until 4 pm; Saturday 10 a.m. until 4 p.m.; and Sunday 10 a.m. until 3 p.m.
Admission is $3, family admission $5, and youth under 10 are admitted free of charge when accompanied by an adult
There will be hourly prize draws and a kids’ corner where youth can do some handicrafts.
Demonstrations and displays are featured with showcases of beautiful minerals and fossils.
Come and visit Courtenay Rockhound Central on Easter weekend – always a fun way to spend a few hours!