Searchers Monthly Meetings

January 12, 2021 General Meeting, 7 p.m.

Stan Bogosian: Classic Collecting Localities of New Mexico
About Stan Bogosian:
Stan Bogosian was born in San Jose, California in 1952. He has been a serious field collector since 1990, and has travelled throughout the western United States in search of fine mineral specimens and lapidary material. His current interest is micro-minerals, although he has an extensive collection of rocks and minerals of all sizes, including polished rounds of Miocene petrified wood he collected in Eastern Washington.
Stan graduated from Eastern Washington University, Cheney, Washington, in 1978 with a Bachelor’s in Education. After teaching high school for several years in Washington and California, Stan worked as a manager in the private sector until his retirement in 2013.
Club Affiliations:
Peninsula Gem and Geology Society, Los Altos, CA (President)
Sequoia Gem and Mineral Society, Redwood City, CA
Bay Area Mineralogists, Menlo Park, CA
San Francisco Gem and Mineral Society, San Francisco, CA (Field Trip Chairperson)
Northern California Mineralogical Association
Searchers will have the January general meeting by Zoom, January 12, 2021 at 7:00 p.m.
Zoom is dependent on a computer/tablet/phone with a microphone and camera, and Zoom loaded on it. If you need to download Zoom, do so at We would set an appointed day and time (have Zoom downloaded) and then click on the meeting link below. Then you would click the "join meeting" button, then enable your microphone and enable your video. If you are using an iPad you might have to touch the screen to see the speaker and video options at the bottom.
NOTE: for those who can't use Zoom, call us, we would love to have you! 877 853 5247 US Toll-free 888 788 0099 US Toll-free Meeting ID: 220 276 8016 Topic: Searcher's Meeting Room Join Zoom Meeting

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General meetings are held the second Tuesday of the month at 7PM at the 

Downtown Anaheim Community Center

250 East Center Street, Anaheim, CA 92805


The April meeting is normally rescheduled as the Center is

closed for Maintenance.

Non-members are welcome at the General meetings, in fact we are glad to have an opportunity to show you a little bit of what the Searchers is about.


Standard meeting format is an overview of club activities followed by an educational presentation.  See below for a schedule of presenters.  

February 12, 2019 (coming soon!)

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