May 27, 2015

Fossil Hunt Contest

     Summer is here and that means it is time for The Gem Shop's annual Fossil Hunt Contest!  Kids, put down the video games, get outside, and search the earth for a fossil to identify, prepare, and submit to win exciting prizes! The Fossil Hunt Contest is open to kids entering 1st through 8th grade in the fall.   Prizes include gift certificates to The Gem Shop, a fossil pine cone, an opalescent ammonite, and a piece of fossilized amber. Entries are due August 31st.  
See our Fossil Hunt Contest page for rules and entry forms:
thegemshop.com/pages/2015-fossil-hunt-contest
 

Tabasco Geodes

     The Gem Shop has a new selection of Tabasco Geodes available now.  The geodes display a variety of color and come in different sizes.  Perfect for your jewelry creations or any other artistic endeavor!  Check out all of our Tabasco Geodes on our site: 
thegemshop.com/collections/specimens-2/tabasco-geodes