We had a great new spot for this year's barbeque.


Anne Schafer sets up for the meet and greet
as BBQ Chairperson Angela Ravenscroft looks on.


The vendors' booths.


Vendors and mineral dealers set up their tables with equipment for sale,
along with specimens and jewelry.


The throngs begin to assemble around the silent auction tables.


Inspecting the silent auction merchandise.


Miles of aisles of mineral specimens courtesy local vendors.


Negotiating a price.


Wayne Moorhead reports on the progress of the silent auction.


The door prize drawing gets under way.


Simon King announces the winners of the door prizes.


Lucia Barckley running the Ugly Rock Contest…


Up close and personal with an embellished Ugly Rock entry.