Friday, September 13, 2013

22nd Annual Morgantown Gem, Mineral & Fossil Show

22nd Annual Morgantown Gem, Mineral & Fossil Show
(Formerly held at Cheat Lake)

Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
MYLAN PARK EXPO CENTER
EXIT 155 of I-79 Morgantown

Sponsored by:
Prehistoric Enterprises
Phone: 304-282-2306

ADMISSION ADULTS $1
ADMISSION IS FREE FOR UNDER 6
FREE PARKING
HANDICAP PARKING
GREAT RESTROOMS
GREAT FOOD ON SITE

This is the largest show in the area and you will see displays, geode cutting, and exciting shopping opportunities. Fun for all ages. Free parking. The WVU Student Chapter of the Society of Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration (SME) will be on hand with an informational display and free mineral samples. Children under 12 receive a free rock or fossil specimen when accompanied by an adult. Door prizes and demonstrations.

DIRECTIONS
GPS: Set GPS to 500 Mylan Park Lane, Morgantown, West Virginia 26501. This is the approximate center of the Park.
I-79 from the North - Pennsylvania: Take exit 155 (US 19 / WV 7 -West Virginia University) and turn right on Chaplin Hill Road. Mylan Park is approximately 1.6 miles on the right.
I-79 from the South - Clarksburg / Fairmont / Charleston: Take exit 155 (US 19 / WV 7 -West Virginia University) and turn left on Chaplin Hill Road. Mylan Park is approximately 1.7 miles on the right.
I-68 from the East - Cheat Lake / Preston County / Maryland: When I-68 ends at I-79 take I-79 North to exit 155. At that exit, turn left on Chaplin Hill Road for approximately 1.7 miles. The North Gate entrance to Mylan Park is on the right.
From Morgantown via US 19 / WV 7: Departing Morgantown on US 19 North or WV 7 West, cross the Monongahela River and at the next stop light (beside Sheetz), continue up the hill toward I-79 past the entrance to University Town Centre. Go under Interstate 79 and stay on Chaplin Hill Road for about 1.6 miles to Mylan Park on the right.

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