Artisan Craft Fairs – 2018

Twice a year we have a wonderful event called the Artisan Craft Fair, featuring items sold by our members.  We have the fabulous “Wheel of Fortune” for the younger crowd, where everyone is a winner!  Our next fair is November 9th, 10th, and 11th, 2018 at the Reno Town  Mall! 
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Artisan Craft Fairs – 2018

Twice a year we have a wonderful event called the Artisan Craft Fair, featuring items sold by our members.  We have the fabulous “Wheel of Fortune” for the younger crowd, where everyone is a winner!  Our next fair is Mother’s Day weekend (May 11 – 13, 2018) at the Reno Town  Mall! 
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Nevada Assembly Bill on Natural Resources, Agriculture, and Mining

Nevada Citizens involved in prospecting, mineral, gem collecting,   Nevada club members be aware of Nevada’s Assembly Bill 101 “Assembly Natural Resources, Agriculture, and Mining”.  It affects negatively with the club’s ability to prospect in Nevada for minerals.  If approved by the Assembly it could reach Governor Brian Sandoval’s desk for acceptance or veto in immediate future.  Ask Governor Brian Sandoval to veto.   Please use this URL to view top level description:   https://www.leg.state.nv.us/Session/79th2017/Reports/history.cfm?ID=225   Please choose “View Bill in NELIS” to review or use this URL:   https://www.leg.state.nv.us/App/NELIS/REL/79th2017/Bill/4816/Overview   =&2=&   http://gov.nv.gov/Contact/Email-the-Governor/ read more

USGS Quad Maps – Free Download

Great news for anyone who likes to use USGS Maps when they are out and about! National Geographic has announced a FREE site to download AND print quad maps. If you are interested, check this out: http://www.natgeomaps.com/trail-maps/pdf-quads Page one of the print is an overview of that specific quad. Pages 2-5 is the quadrant broken down for printing. The one I checked out was from 1997 but a lot of the roads we still use are on them.
The site is pretty self explanatory and you can zoom in pretty quickly. Let us know what you think. read more