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Join us at any of our upcoming events where we give back to our community. Some events are education-oriented to introduce the youth to gold prospecting, some are open to the public to learn gold panning basics or new techniques.

Nevada Outdoor Experience
June 22, 2024

Times: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm each day 

Location: Capitol City Gun Club, Carson City, NV

More Information: This is a great event to get youth excited about about getting outdoors, sponsored by the Wild Sheep Foundation:


Jackpot of Gems
September 14-15, 2024

Times: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm each day 

Location: Reno Convention Center 

More Information: This is a great event! Guests learn how to pan for gold and there are lots of rocks to see and purchase.
Members who help get in to the event for free.


Rye Patch State Park Kids Metal Detector Hunt
September 28, 2024

Times: 10:00 am start, until all items are given away 

Location: River Bend Group Area

More Information: Prizes will be given for kids up to the age of 12 years.
Bring your metal detector or use one of ours.
Event Rules: Each young person will be able to find one token we hide in the ground with a metal detector. That Token will be turned in for a prize bag until all prize bags are gone.

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Fernley Intermediate School Visit
October, 2024

More description and contact info coming soon... 


2024 Events
- Completed -

Completed and successful events from 2024

  • YWCE Event
    January, 2024

2023 Events

Completed and successful events from 2023

  • Fernley Intermediate School
    October 25


  • Gem and Mineral Show
    September 16 - 17


  • Nevada Outdoor Experience
    June 17

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