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 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 18-20, 2015
Baker City, Oregon
Baker City Miners Jubilee and Oregon Gold Panning Championships
At the Geiser Pollman Park and the Events Center at the Baker County Fairgrounds.
Miners Jubilee is held annually on the third weekend of July in Baker City, Oregon. Miners Jubilee makes the heritage and history of Baker County come to life with a parade, vendors in the park, a huge food court, sidewalk sales, mining demonstrations and kids activities. Bronc Riding Friday night and Bull Riding Saturday night, along with a carnival create a full weekend of events that draws family and class reunions to Baker City every year.
For more information visit our website.
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: (541)523-3573
Website: http://minersjubilee.com/
Email: info@minersjubilee.com


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


October 10-11, 2015
Trona, California
Searles Lake Gem & Mineral Societty "Gem-O-Rama 2015"
Saturday: 7:30am to 5pm
Sunday: 7:30am to 4pm
FREE ADMISSION
At the Trona, California Lapidary and Show Building, 13337 Main St (corner of Main & Trona).
This is the 74th annual  show. Event includes Searles Lake saline minerals and pink halite, displays, dealers, demonstrations, tour Searles Valley Minerals manufacturing plants, geode cutting and sales, show movie, prizes, dry camp (RV, Tent).
Three HUGE mineral-collecting field trips  (approx. 1500 mineral collectors on each trip).
See details on our website.
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: Bonnie Fairchild (760)372-5356
Website: http://www1.iwvistp.com/tronagemclub/


October 30 - November 1, 2015
Black Canyon City, Arizona
39th Annual Rock-A-Rama Gem & Mineral Show
At High Desert Park, 19001 E. Jacie Lane
9am - 4pm
FREE admission and ample parking.
Family friendly, outdoor event.
Features 30+ vendors and dealers, minerals, gem stones, jewelry, fossils, crystals, tools, equipment, books, lapidary supplies, gold panning, beading, wire wrapping, faceting, stone carving, gem setting, raffle, rock identification, hourly door prizes, plus food and beverages.
Complimentary issues of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: (6232)295-1970
Website: http://www.highdeserthelpers.org
Email: riverdiva@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