Free Gold friday!!!
Everyone attending a monthly meeting has the opportunity of leaving with a nice picker!
Did you know there is GOLD and other minerals in the creeks of Maryland?
Come out to one of our local events, a group dig, an overnight outing or attend a meeting and join the Central Maryland Chapter of the Gold Prospectors Association of America as we explore Maryland's little known gold history and search for the lustrous yellow metal.
Central MD GPAA Officers
Volunteers needed, contact an officer
President Scott Sprague
Vice President Chuck Thompson
Treasurer Bruce Custer
Board Member Dave Deryke
Board member Randy Mertz
Dec. 14th 6th annual holiday Dinner and Empty poke Exchange!
Join us for our biggest night of the year! More details to follow.
Jan. 25th at 8 pm
bedrock and beyond
busting bedrock and tips to increase your chances while crevicing.
Gold Demos, Outings and More!!!
2019 Meeting Dates, Times and Topics
January 25th - 8 pm* Bedrock Busting and Beyond!
February 8th - 8 pm TBA
March 1st - 8 pm* Panning for Presentations and Fine Gold Recovery Methods, Equipment and Techniques
April 12th - 8 pm TBA
May 10th - 8 pm* TBA
June 14th - 8 pm Recovering Gold From Circuit Boards
July 12th - 8 pm Small Scale Rock Crushing
August 9th - 8 pm TBA
September 13th - 8 pm* TBA
October 11th - 8 pm TBA
November 8th - 8 pm* TBA
December 13th - 7 pm Holiday Dinner & Fundraiser
*Board Meeting prior to regular meeting- Open to the public 6:30 pm
Smithsonian Hall of Geology, Gems and Minerals
10 am (meet at 9:45 am)
Museum of Natural History
Nov. 9th at 8 pm
making the most of your membership!
Member benefits and Mining Guide