Mackay Rockhounds Mineral Sale—Wednesday, December 11

This is a good event to pick up some great stocking stuffers while helping out Mackay students at UNR!

When: Wednesday, December 11, 11:00 AM–2:00 PM
Where: Paul Laxalt Mineral Engineering (LME) Room 415, University of Nevada, Reno
Questions? Please contact:

Mackay Rockhounds:
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Mackay Rockhounds Dead Day Mineral Sale – Today!

What: The Mackay Rockhounds Dead Day Mineral Sale
When: Wednesday, December 14, 2016 (2 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.—with a 1:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. preview)
Where: W.M. Keck Museum in the Mackay Mines building
Questions: or call 775-784-4528

“The Keck Museum and the Mackay Rockhounds will be hosting our bi-annual rock sale Wednesday afternoon. All sales benefit the W. M. Keck Museum and the Mackay Rockhounds. Please bring cash or check. Call 775-784-4528 for more information.”

Mineral Sale at Keck Museum


image001A note from Garrett Barmore: The W. M. Keck Museum and the Mackay Rock Hounds will be holding our semesterly mineral sale this Wednesday, December 9, 2015. The mineral sale will be held in the Keck Museum, 2:00 till 7:00 PM. All proceeds from the sale are split evenly between the Keck Museum and the Mackay Rock Hounds. Hope to see you there!

Garrett Barmore
Museum Curator
W.M. Keck Earth Science and Mineral Engineering Museum
University of Nevada, Reno