Program on emeralds offered January 11
Last updated 12/28/2006 at Noon
On Thursday, January 11, at 7 p.m. the Fallbrook Gem and Mineral Society (at their museum at 123 Alvarado Street) will greet 2007 with a program about emeralds from Marisa Zachovay, an on-campus instructor for the Gemological Institute of America (GIA) headquartered in Carlsbad. Many will remember the fine program she gave last year on cultured pearls and she has an equally informative program this time.
Recently Zachovay went to the Second International Mining Conference, held in Medellin, Colombia (of which Colombian President Uribe attended the opening), to represent GIA as a speaker on...