The Gem Shop's annual Fossil Hunt Winners!
Congratulations to all of this year's winners! Thank you to our judge, Gary Rosenberg, and the Milwaukee Public Museum for support.
All winners' fossils will be on display at our retail shop the entire month of October.
1st Place - Logan Matson
2nd Place - Ella Zomchek
3rd Place - Simone Pauers
Best Fossil by a 1st/2nd Grader - Evan Dunst-Minerath
Best Fossil by a 3rd Grader - Estelle Wagie
Best Fossil by a 4th Grader - Noah Zomchek
Best Fossil by a 5th Grader - North Stordeur
Best Fossil by a 6th Grader - Aiden Lumley
Best Fossil by a 7th/8th Grader - Ethan Curtiss
Best Fossil Shell - Simon Clegg
Best Fossil Coral - Miles Wise
Best Wisconsin Fossil - Nick Macholl
Most Unusual Fossil - Brandon Buchholtz
Fossil Found Furthest from The Gem Shop (Tie!) - Tyler & Caleb Butler
Fossil Found Closest to The Gem Shop - Nova Farago
Again, we'd like to express our appreciation to all the parents for encouraging their children to take part in this contest; which is meant to get young people involved in the world of fossils and minerals. We hope everyone has fun in their searches!
The Gem Shop, Inc.