April 22-26, 2015
Keene, New Hampshire
22nd Best O'North East (BONE) Treasure Hunters & Prospectors Week
22nd BONE Treasure Week help from Minelab Americas, Streeter Electronics & ICMJ
Raising money for St.Jude's Children's Research Hospital, Wounded Warrior Project & Dublin Christian Academy.
National raffle with a Minelab CTX 3030 prize or $1,500 & 2nd prize of a Minelab pin pointer
Treasure week events:
3 daily Natural Hunts in historic locations
3 banquets,
Saturday hobby show with booths from individuals, clubs and businesses. 8 workshops, free magazines, a "Best Metal Detector Find in 2014" contest, an ICMJ Gold Panning contest and a silent auction with 5+ metal detectors & used & new merchandise
Sat. night Hall of Fame banquet
Sunday seeded hunt with $3,500 in old coins buried with 10 tokens worth more then $200 each and a free drawing for hunters for a Treasure Chest with a new White's V3i.
Visit website for registration details.
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: (603)876-4443
Website: http://www.northeastmetaldetectingforum.com
Email: gfs41@yahoo.com


April 25-26, 2015
Las Vegas, Nevada
GPAA Gold & Treasure Expo
At the South Point Casino, 9777 Las Vegas Blvd, Exhibit Hall C/D.
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: (800)551-9707


May 2-3, 2015
Kalispell, Montana
Annual Northwest Montana Gold Show
The Northwest Montana Gold Prospectors Club will have its annual Gold Show at the Flathead County Fairgrounds.
Admission: $2.00 for adults; kids under 12 years FREE. 
The show features a RAFFLE for a rifle, metal detector, gold nugget, silver bars and more; a gold panning area for the kids and adults to learn to pan gold and to take some home, as well as hourly door prize drawings.  There will be expert instruction on all facets of gold prospecting, information on how to access some of the best gold areas in NW Montana, exhibits including gold, rocks as beautiful as gold, jewelry, metal detectors, gold prospecting equipment and supplies, gold mining machinery and a whole bunch more.
If you are a gold prospector, want to be or might like to be a gold prospector, interested in prospecting or just want to see what all the commotion is about, this is the show for you.
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: Braxton (406) 253-6200; Sandy (406) 212-7415


May 10-13, 2015
Montreal, Quebec
CIM 2015 Convention
See website for details.
Website: http://convention.cim.org


May 13-23, 2015
Reno (Sparks), Nevada
2015 GSN Symposium
Sponsored by the Geological Society of Nevada at John Ascuaga's Nugget Hotel/Casino in Reno/Sparks, Nevada.
New Concepts and Discoveries is the theme this year.
See website for registration and info on forum, technical program, field trips, and short courses.
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Website: http://www.gsnv.org/2015-symposium/
Email: info@2015GSNsymposium.org


May 16, 2015
Raidersburg, Montana
14th Annual Claim Jumper's Metal Detect
The Headwaters Chapter of the GPAA will hold their 14th Annual Claim Jumper’s Metal Detector Hunt at the Raidersburg, Montana Gold Claim. Great fun for beginners and experienced prospectors.
Events will include: Gold Nugget Hunt ($50); Silver Coin Hunt, ($40); 50/50 Hunt ($20) and Youth Hunts.  Several prizes will be included in the coin hunt. Concessions will be available.
Registration begins at 9:00, with the first hunt beginning at 10:00 am.  
Visit our web site or call for more information. 
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: (406) 222-5528
Website: http://www.headwatersgpaa.com


May 16-17, 2015
Denver, Colorado
GPAA Gold & Treasure Expo
At the National Western Complex, 4655 Humbolt St, Expo Hall II.
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: (800)551-9707


May 22-24, 2015
Antlers, Oklahoma
2015 WWATS Rendezvous 2-Day Open Hunt
At the River K Campgrounds
Open to the Public
Saturday May 23 and Sunday May 24
Gold, Silver, Copper and more prizes to give away.
You and your family are invited to a fun-filled weekend. Enjoy and Learn Metal Detecting, Dredging, Panning, Coin Hunting, Nugget Shooting, Water Hunting, & Gold Prospecting
** A Special Saturday Copper Hunt is dedicated to the late Jerry Hobbs of PLP. All proceeds of this Hunt will be forwarded to PLP in Jerry Hobbs' name.
Visit website for registration information.
Website: http://www.wwats.org


May 27-28, 2015
Aachen, Germany
AIMS 2015 Fifth International Symposium
"Mineral Resources and Mine Development" is hosted by the Institute of Mining Engineering I at the RWTH Aschen University in Germany.
This symposium focuses on two interacting areas--sustainable development and supply of mineral resources as well as mining processes and technology.
For further information, visit our website.
Phone: +49-241-9095673
Website: http://www.aims.rwth-aachen.de
Email: aims@bbk1.rwth-aachen.de


May 30-31, 2015
Charlotte, North Carolina
GPAA Gold & Treasure Expo
At the Metrolina Tradeshow Expo at 7100 Statesville Rd, Building A.
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: (800)551-9707


June 5-6, 2015
Hampton, Illinois
11th Annual Open Treasure Hunt
Hosted by the Cedar Valley Research & Recovery Club at the Illiniwek Forest Preserve
Please contact Dan Diehl for more information
Phone: (319) 234-8353
Email: dan.diehl@mchsi.com


June 6-7, 2015
Knoxville, Tennessee
GPAA Gold & Treasure Expo
At the Knoxville Convention Center, 701 Henley St, Exhibit Hall B.
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: (800)551-9707


June 16-18, 2015
Toronto, Ontario
3rd Annual Health and Safety Excellence for Mining
For the 3rd annual installment of this conference, heads of HSE from leading mining companies will interact with industry leaders and their peers in a classroom-style setting that fosters both audience interaction and engagement. At this event, Health and Safety executives and practitioners will compare strategies to achieve this critical zero harm goal and promote improved safety procedures across the company.

* Develop strategies and processes to tip the scales and achieve zero harm
* Increase leadership presence on the ground at global sites to ensure cultural differences do not impede safety
* Strategize ways to ensure that the current economic downturn does not impact safety initiatives
* Engage and empower the incoming mining generation through technological advances and social media approaches to training
* Achieve zero harm and minimizing costly injuries through procedural compliance

See our website for details and registration information.
Phone: (312)894-6310
Website: http://www.marcusevans-conferences-northamerican.com/mining_agenda


June 20-21, 2015
Alleghany, California
Underground Gold Miners Museum 6th Annual Gold Show
At 356 Main St, Alleghany, CA.
Saturday and Sunday from 10am to 5pm
Admission: $2
Native Gold & Silver Display featuring minerals of the Western States, Carbide Lamp Demonstrations, 16 to 1 Mine Gold Specimen Raffle, and more!

SATURDAY ONLY--Walking Tours of Alleghany: a one-hour trek held at 11am and 2pm. Price $10 per person. Children 12 and under FREE.
SUNDAY ONLY--16 to 1 Mine Tours: Journey underground at 9am, 11:30am, 2pm, and 4:30pm. Space is limited. Reservations required. Use our online gift shop to reserve your space.

See website for details.
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: (530)287-3223
Website: http://www.undergroundgold.com
Email: info@undergroundgold.com


June 20-21, 2015
Olympia, Washington
Resources Coalition Gold Show
Thurston County Fairgrounds
3054 Carpenter Rd SE
Lacey, WA 98503

Saturday & Sunday, 9am to 4pm
$5 admission; children under 13 free with paid adult 
(Resources Coalition members receive $1 discount)
New and used prospecting equipment, guest speakers and lectures, raffles, door prizes, live equipment demos, metal detector hunt/demo, learn how to pan for gold.
Mark your calendars -- more info to come!
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be availble.

For vendor information email vendorinfo@resourcescoalition.org
For general show information email goldshow@resourcescoalition.org

Website: http://www.resourcescoalition.org


July 25-26, 2015
Nekoosa, Wisconsin
19th Annual Open Hunt and State Championship
At Deer Trails Park Campground, hosted by the MidState Metal Detector Club. For registration information, contact Steve Miller, N3091 Cty Rd B, Hancock, WI 54943 or visit the website.
Complimentary issues of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Website: http://midstatemc.com/
Email: stmill@uniontel.net


August 8, 2015
Tunkhaannock, Pennsylvania
32nd Annual Black Diamond Treasure Hunt
Sponsored by the Back Diamond Treasure Hunters Club at the Lazy Brook Park.
For more Information send self addressed stamped envelope to: BDTHC, PO Box 1523, Kingston, PA 18704
Other contacts:  George Walko, 570-287-3602, Ron Denman, 570-288-7787
Application will be on web site.

Phone: Byard Derr (215)536-0796
Website: http://bdthc.org
Email: treasure1@comcast.net


August 20-23, 2015
Mancos, Colorado
2015 WWATS Rendezvous 4-Day Open Hunt
At Four Corners Christian Camp.
Metal Detecting Hunts, Gold Prospecting, and many Special events, including a special hunt for the late Jerry Hobbs and PLP.
See website for registration and details.
Website: http://www.wwats.org


August 22-23, 2015
Sonora, California
Gold & Outdoor Festival 1015
The Delta Gold Diggers and GPAA are hosting this event at the Motherlode Fairgrounds, 220 Southgate Dr., Sonora, California.
Admission is $5; children under 12 are free with a paid adult.
Learn how to metal detect, pan for gold, and see demonstrations of some of the newest small-scale mining technology.
Phone: (209) 863-8066
Website: http://www.deltagolddiggers.com
Email: deltagolddiggers@gmail.com


November 25-27, 2015
Shanghai, China
4th International Symposium
Hosted by the International Bauxite, Alumina and Aluminium Society (IBAAS), India at Worldhotel Grand Dushulake Suzhou (near Shanghai), China.
“The Development and Future of Aluminium Industry in China - Reality and Dream” in association with China Aluminium International Engineering Corporation Limited (CHALIECO) & Suzhou Research Institute for Non-ferrous Metals Co. Ltd (SINR)
This will be one of the biggest events on Bauxite, Alumina and Aluminium and their value added products in this part of the world.
Please see website for details.
Phone: +91 9860240380
Website: http://www.ibaas.info/
Email: info@ibaas.info