Events Page

directions to Steve and Marylyns

Illinois Gold Seekers will try to schedule our events so that a majority of our members will be able to attend as many of our events throughout the year as possible. We will do our best to accommodate as many of our members as possible. We do realize that due to personal commitments and unforeseen circumstances that some may not be able to attend all of our events. We are trying to schedule events in advance, however, changes may occur on a weekly basis, so keep visiting this website for any changes to our schedule.

Mar. 18th—–First meeting of the year will be held at Ben and Mary’s 1 p.m. This is due to no facilities available yet at Hand park. Hope to see you all there.

April. 8th—–Due to the amount of rain and the water level, we will be having our meeting at Ben and Mary’s at 1 p.m. Hand Park is taken this sat, so we will be having the meeting here.

May 13th—-Our Meeting for May 13th, Sat. will be in Hand Park in Cambridge, Il. at 1 PM

May 27th-28th—–CGMA(Chicago Gems & Mineral Association) will be having it’s 41st annual show¬† at Kane County Fairgrounds, 525 S. Randall Rd. in St. Charles Il. Featuring gems, minerals fossils, jewelry and more.



May 25-28th—– The Central Illinois prospectors is having an outing at Exeter Park, in Exeter Illinois this weekend. Weather permitting. This event has been postponed due high water event. Will be rescheduled for a later date.


June 10th—–Sat. 1p.m. meeting Hand Park, Cambridge, Il.

July 15th—–Sat, Outing at Court Creek, Meeting at noon Creekside. Please bring a chair, your drinks, and a lunch for u and yours. I will get there as early as possible sat. morning.

August 19th—–Sat. meeting will be held in Cambridge, Il. at Hand Park, 1 P.M.

Sept. 16th—–There is an open house in Athens Michigan this weekend..ll are welcome to attend..e will not be having a regular monthly meeting.

————–The event scheduled for Nov. 18th this sat. is being cancelled and will be rescheduled for either the 1st or 2nd sat. in Dec.————–


Nov, 18th—-.CANCELLED—-

DEC. 2ND OR 9th—–Sat. Meeting Potluck, will be scheduled one of the 2 sats. Please bring a main dish, side dish and desert. We will keep you posted as to which sat., is convenient for the maximum turnout. This will also be an elections meeting.¬† We will be having the meeting at noon and eat afterwards.

Dec. 9th Saturday—–Meeting/potluck….meeting will be at noon with potluck immediately following. Pls bring a main dish, side dish, and desert, and ur own table setting. The meeting will be at steve and Marylinns . This is also our elections meeting, so pls come. directions —-are at the top of this section of the events page.